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Posted on: June 26, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 4th of July Celebrations at the Wellington Aquatics Complex and Village Park

Abstract colored July 4th fireworks on blue background

The Village of Wellington proudly presents its Annual 4th of July Celebration. The community is invited to join us for an enjoyable day of fun and activities, starting with a Patriotic Pool Party at the Wellington Aquatics Complex, and ending with a spectacular 4th of July Celebration and fireworks display at Village Park. 

Patriotic Pool Party from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

The fun kicks-off with a Patriotic Pool Party at the Wellington Aquatics Complex (12072 Forest Hill Boulevard), with activities and games scheduled on the hour. The pool will be open from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM, and pool party activities take place between 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM. Admission is free for children ages two and under, $3 for juniors ages three to 17, $5 for adults ages 18 to 54, and $2 for seniors ages 55 and older. 

4th of July Celebration 

Live Music & Activities, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Later in the day, break out your red, white, and blue and get to Village Park (11700 Pierson Road) for Wellington’s Annual 4th of July Celebration. Free family fun and activities include axe throwing, bingo, bounces houses and inflatables, crazy games, entertainers, face painting, a petting zoo, and more! Approximately 20 food trucks will be on-site with food and beverages for purchase. 

Throughout the event enjoy live music from the sound stage with The Original Whisky Six, a South Florida Country favorite, and Justified, known for their great variety of Country, Southern Rock, Classic Rock, and Blues.

Don’t forget to visit with our many on-site vendors, or give the gift of life by donating blood at OneBlood’s Big Red Bus ®.

Fireworks at 9:15 PM

At 9:15 PM, turn your eyes to the skies beyond the stage and prepare for a Fireworks Extravaganza presented by Zambelli Fireworks International. Visible from miles around, the spectacular display will last approximately 20 minutes.

Free Shuttle

On-site parking is limited. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of our free shuttle service, available from the Palm Tran Bus Stop near Macy’s at the Mall at Wellington Green, beginning at 5:30 PM. Shuttles do not run during the fireworks show. 

Wellington would like to thank our featured sponsor, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Health Specialty Center, and the following sponsors for being a part of this special community celebration.

  • Seven Axes – Axe Throwing
  • Tesla – Shuttle & Crazy Games
  • Wellington Regional Medical Center – Bounce Houses

To learn more about this event, visit or call (561) 791-4005. To find other events coming up in Wellington, visit

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