7 Interest Facts About July 4 It is that time of year again when we celebrate the birth of our nation. There are many events to attend in Fort Lauderdale, most notably the following all-day celebration held at  A1A and Las Olas Boulevard at Fort Lauderdale Beach. The events are as follows: 12:30-4:30 PM | Kids Zone Beach games, face painting, bounce houses 4:30- 5:45 PM |  Soul and Reggae Music by France and the Victory Riders 6:15-9:00 PM |  A tribute to the great Billy Joel presented by Turnstiles 9:00 PM  Let the fireworks begin over the Atlantic Ocean!