Movies in the Park (monthly)

The Palmetto Community Redevelopment Agency, along with Waste Management, sponsors a monthly movie showing between October and May every year. Movies range from old favorites to newer blockbusters, but are always a good time and family-friendly (rated G or PG).

Next Movie in the Park: Fall 2023

See our Facebook Page for more info and updates.


Multicultural Festival

The CRA sponsors this annual festival that brings the community together and highlights diversity within Palmetto.  At the festival you'll find entertaining concerts, great food and fun games.

Thank you to those who attended this year's Multicultural Festival. We Hope to see you next year!

See our Facebook page for more info and updates.

Fourth of July Celebration

Did you know Palmetto became a city on July 1st, 1897? Our annual Fourth of July Celebration not only honors the history of the nation, but is also a celebration of our city's founding! Join the fun and you'll see fireworks, hear great music, and enjoy food and games.

The next Fourth of July Celebration is July 4th, 2023.

Vendor Applications Now Open! 

***We are looking for Vendors for this year's 4th of July Festival! ***

This is an excellent opportunity to promote your business!  We welcome ALL City of Palmetto "active" Business License holders with one (1) FREE booth space! Other businesses may still apply but are subject to a vendor space fee.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please fill out application and submit with ALL required documents (completed application, payment, addendumcoverage of insurance, and business license if it pertains to you). The application will not be reviewed and accounted for until all supporting documents have been received.  

NOTE: North River Fire Marshall will be on site day of event.  No food vendor will be permitted to begin selling UNTIL you have been released/approved by the Fire Marshall.  Make sure to read the Vendor Requirements before attending.  If you don't pass the inspection, you will be asked to break down space and leave without a refund.


Please submit application materials to Jenny Silverio at or feel free to drop off/mail documents directly to our CRA Office at 324 8th Ave W #103, Palmetto, FL 34221 (attn: Jenny Silverio).

CRA-Owned Event Spaces

The Armory

Palmetto CRA owns the Historic Armory and is currently leasing it to VFW Post 2488. The VFW offers a great, historic space for a variety of events. 

Contact Tony Gonzalez for more info!

Phone: 904-705-6095


The Woman's Club

This event space is still undergoing renovations, check back for updates!

Other Events

If you’re looking to host an event, please go to the City of Palmetto’s website to apply for a Special Function Permit