Ara Pooltop at night

July 4th Weekend Events

We’ve got your entire July 4th weekend planned at Hotel Effie. All events are complimentary for Hotel Effie guests, so book your stay before we're sold out!. Not a guest? Don't worry, you can purchase your private cabana or poolside daybed tickets here ResortPass. We hope you join us!

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Friday, July 1st 

Wine Tasting at Ara 5pm

Live DJ at Ara Rooftop Pool and Lounge  – 7:30pm-12a 21+

Live music at TLB  – 7:30pm-10:30pm

Start your weekend off with our signature music series at TLB and Ara Rooftop Pool and Lounge! Enjoy live music, cocktails, and more.

Saturday, July 2nd

Jazz Brunch at Ovide – 10 am-2 pm

Cocktail class at TLB at 5pm

Live Music at TLB  – 7pm-10pm

Live DJ at Ara Rooftop Pool and Lounge  – 7:30pm-12a 21+

Join us for the best rooftop party on the Emerald Coast! Live DJ, stunning views, hand-crafted cocktails, and more. Reserve a VIP luxury cabana or poolside table.

Sunday, July 3rd

Jazz Brunch at Ovide  – 10am-2pm

Night Swim – 9pm-2am 21+

You won't want to miss our first-night swim party! Join us for a live DJ, hand-crafted cocktails, delicious food, and so much more. Wear your favorite summer outfit and enjoy VIP cabanas and bottle service. Or come dressed in your swimsuit and take a dip under the stars in our heated rooftop pool. This event is free and open to the public. Reserve a VIP luxury cabana or poolside table. 

Monday, July 4th

Brunch at Ovide –  7am-2pm. Featuring bottomless bloody mary and mimosa bar

Paint and Sip – 2pm -3pm

Fireworks Viewing Party at Ara Rooftop Pool and Lounge  – 7pm – 2am 

Fireworks start at 9:15pm

Celebrate the Fourth of July at Ara Rooftop Pool and Lounge at Hotel Effie! Enjoy live music, VIP seating, bottle service, and of course, the best fireworks view on the Emerald Coast.

Guests of Hotel Effie receive complimentary access to the fireworks viewing party. If you are not staying at the hotel and would like a to purchase a private cabana or poolside daybed, visit ResortPass.



Where can I purchase tickets to the July 4th viewing party?

The only way to get access to our firework viewing party is to be a guest of Hotel Effie. Rooms and suites are still available!! Book your stay now.


Do I have to be a guest of the hotel to attend the viewing party?

Hotel Effie guests receive general admission to the rooftop on July 4th. If you are not a guests, you must purchase a cabana, daybed, or a seating ticket to access the rooftop during the viewing party.


How much is parking?

Valet parking is required and cost $25


Are kids allowed at the fireworks viewing party?

Yes, kids are allowed during the firework show. After 9:30 the rooftop will be 21 and over.


Do I have to wear a swimsuit to the Night Swim event?

No, lounge attire is acceptable. Swimsuits are optional, but encouraged!

Hotel Effie

1 Grand Sandestin Boulevard

Miramar Beach, FL 32550