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Gulfstream Park Village is Beating the Summer Heat with Freedom Fest and Fireworks Show, Music in the Park and New Experiences for All to Enjoy!

June 30, 2022

South Florida’s ultimate home store, entertainment and restaurant destination is in full swing with exciting events and activities for all ages. With summer in full swing, things are heating up at Gulfstream Park Village! Spend the Fourth of July at Gulfstream and enjoy the annual Freedom Fest, which will feature entertainment, music, food and a trackside fireworks show. For those looking to let loose, Music in the Park will continue its weekly performances at the Village Center Stage throughout the summer. As South Florida’s premier entertainment, dining and restaurant destination, there is always something new to discover, so plan your trip today.

It’s time to put on the red, white and blue! Gulfstream Park will host its Freedom Fest on Monday, July 4, from 6-10 p.m. The celebration will feature an array of entertainment including family activities, music, food and a trackside fireworks show. Guests may bring folding chairs and enjoy one of the best fireworks displays in town! In the evening, food options will be available for purchase including burgers and other tempting treats from Derby Grill, a BBQ pop-up, and the track’s Concessions. Additionally, Ten Palms restaurant will be offering a $35 BBQ buffet for those looking to elevate their experience. A DJ at the Breezeway Bar will be spinning all the popular favorites alongside performances from stilt walkers, acrobats, jugglers and more. Grandstand private seats are available for $10 each and for guests who would like a private group setting, third-floor suites suitable for parties of 8-20 may be reserved. For additional thrills, the Casino featuring 600 Vegas-style slots will be open from 10 a.m.–3 a.m. Visit the Carousel Club from 4 p.m.–1 a.m. for some imaginative cocktails, chic décor and an antique carousel bar at its center! For more information, visit

Music in the Park, Gulfstream Park Village’s favorite live entertainment series, will continue its weekly performances all summer long in the center stage. Taking place Friday and Sunday nights from 6:30-9:30 p.m., Music in the Park will feature homegrown musical talent ranging from jazz to today’s greatest hits. On Saturday nights from 6:30-9:30 p.m., DJ Chris Cruz hits the decks and invites everyone to dance along to today’s greatest hits. Free to attend, Music in the Park has proven to be one of Gulfstream’s most popular ongoing events. Come for Gulfstream’s great restaurants and food and stay for the live entertainment!

For those looking to try their luck, Gulfstream Park Casino is open 365 days a year and offers a dynamic offering of slot and video game tables. The Sport of Kings Theatre, adjacent to the Casino, offers a fun lineup of performing acts all summer long, including classic rock band Orleans, who have been performing for nearly five decades. The performance takes place July 21; more details can be found at

“Gulfstream Park Village’s highly anticipated Freedom Fest is a summer highlight,” said Alex Schreer, Director of Experiential Marketing for Madison Marquette, the management company for Gulfstream Park Village. “Our breezy, open-air park is the place to beat the summer heat and have a good time. Guests of all ages can discover plenty of action, from bowling and karaoke to shopping, salons and dining.”

Entertainment for Everyone
Gulfstream Park Village offers a variety of ongoing entertainment destinations, including PlugIN Karaoke that features private rooms perfect for a night out. For the action-seeking crowd, Strike 10 Bowling offers food and fun for groups or families as well as plenty of arcade fun. Color Me Mine pottery painting is both a romantic and creative date-night favorite as well as a fun activity for kids.

Dining That Delights
Gulfstream Park Village offers a variety of dining options, so there is something to keep everyone satisfied! For a big night out or just a quick grab-and-go, guests can enjoy options including Yard House, Christine Lee’s, Texas de Brazil, Häagen-Dazs, Pastry Is Art, Belly Fish, Bissaleh and Ten Palms at the Gulfstream Park Clubhouse.

Off to the Races
Guests of all ages can enjoy daily racing at Gulfstream Park. Admission to races is free and high season brings the industry’s top jockeys and horses to high stakes races. Visit for a full schedule.

Look and Feel Your Best
Gulfstream Park Village has a variety of health and beauty options for those who want to look and feel their best. Visitors can visit Venetian Nail Spa to enjoy a manicure or pedicure or schedule an appointment at Ideal Image Med Spa, which offers a number of cosmetic medical services. Nadia Paris, an upscale French hair salon, offers services that enhance the natural beauty of guests’ hair. For those looking to get a quick workout in without all the work, Impulse Body Fitness is the latest method of personal training with a suit that does it all through science and technology. This workout can burn up to 2000 calories in just 25 minutes!

About Gulfstream Park
Gulfstream Park is South Florida’s premier entertainment, dining and restaurant destination, located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, anchored by the legendary Gulfstream Park racetrack. Gulfstream Park not only offers world-class Thoroughbred horse racing but is also home to a casino and family-friendly venues including over 15 restaurants, outdoor cafes, art galleries, fashion retailers, state-of-the-art bowling alley, and a renowned selection of signature home stores. Gulfstream Park, voted a 2020 Top Travelers' Choice Winner by TripAdvisor, is located at 901 South Federal Highway in Hallandale Beach, Florida, just two miles east of I-95. Valet service and complimentary self-parking are available. Gulfstream Park is open seven days a week. For hours, schedules, upcoming events and additional information, visit or call 954-454-7000.

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