Entertainment Schedule


DJ Begins to Play Music /Sophomore Year Opening Band/MC-Michael Baiamonte Welcomes Crowd at 6:15pm 

Face Painting/ Toddler Zone Open (6-9pm): Caricatures 6:30pm-9:00pm; Game Trucks:         6-9pm


Set#1: Cutler Stew Band (30-minute set) Patriotic Stilt walkers making balloons (6:30 pm - 8:00 pm)


DJ/MC- Music & Announcements


Set#:2 Cutler Stew -(30-minute set)


DJ/MC- Music &Announcements


Welcome Remarks and introductions by Village of Palmetto Bay Council


Set #3 Cutler Stew - (FINAL SET: 20-minute set)

(2) LED Stilt Walker Robots/ (2) LED Dancers for Crowd Pictures (8:15-9:00pm)


DJ - Music

(2) LED Robot/ (2) Dancers Performance


FINAL THANK YOU’s to all sponsors, vendors and partners


Presentation of Colors-Miami-Dade Fire Rescue

National Anthem Singer-


Fireworks Countdown Begins 10..9..8..7..  


Fireworks Show Begins


End of Fireworks 

*This schedule is subject to change

Michael Baiamonte, the "Voice of the Heat", to Emcee Event

DSC_0316Known as the Voice of the Miami Heat and particularly his "dos minutos" call out, the one and only Mr. Michael Baiamonte will once again emcee the Independence Day Celebration.  This year, we have a great line-up of entertainers, including Cutler Stew and an LED Robot Performance for all to enjoy!

Michael Baiamonte has made his mark as one of the Premier Voices in both the South Florida Sports, as well as Event Hosting markets. Since 1990 Michael has entertained crowds as the Public Address Voice of the NBA’s 3-time World Champion, Miami HEAT. His creativity and style has local Media referring to him as “One of the Most Recognizable Voices in the South Florida Sports Market”.

As an Emcee, Michael has hosted a variety of events for Corporations and Organizations such as Top Rank Boxing, Ritz-Carlton, Hilton Hotels, NIKE, Assurant Solutions, Miami-Dade County Public Schools and has emceed the Village's July 4th Celebration for the past 7 years.

National Anthem Singer 

Olivia Greenwald is a 16-year-old junior at Miami Palmetto Senior High School. She is very passionate about singing and performing, has participated in several school musicals over the past few years. Olivia enjoys spending time with family and listening to music and is honored to sing the National Anthem at the Independence Day celebration.

Live Music/Shows

LED Robot Show

Thousands of residents, friends and neighbors are expected to join us stating at 6 pm for great food, drinks, and family fun--- but, we're really excited to bring you an amazing line-up of live music and performances by Cutler Stew Band AND LED Robot Show!

picture of two LED robots during July 4th event

Cutler Stew

Cutler Stew is your hometown band that's been rocking South Florida since 2013. They are from Cutler Bay, FL (aka "The Ridge) - a small town, situation between the big, bright, orange city lights of Miami and the sweet sunsets that illuminate the Florida Keys. The Ridge is the home to all 4 "Stew" band members who are focused on bringing you diverse concoction of Rock, Alt Rock, Country and Pop favorites from the 70's, 80's, 90's, and 2000's. Cutler Stew has something for everyone. The Stew is GUARANTEED to SATISFY!