The 24th Annual Las Olas Wine & Food Festival is coming back to Ft. Lauderdale on Friday, April 5th. The Las Olas Wine & Food Festival benefits the American Lung Association.
There will be over 50 restaurants highlighting the best of Greater Fort Lauderdale and over 30 international wineries showcasing over 200 wines, along with live music, DJ’s and interactive experiences.
Restaurants participating include: 15th Street Fisheries, American Social, Angelo Elia Pizza Bar & Tapas, Beehive Kitchen, Big City Tavern, Boathouse at the Riverside, BurgerFi, Burlock Coast, Casa Sensei, Catered Fit, Colada Cuban Coffee House and Eatery, Council Oak, Crave Rum Cakes, Crowned Waffles, Dunkin’, Ethos Greek Bistro, ETARU, Flight 19 and more.
Very few tickets are available for $150 and are 100% all inclusive. Use the code ‘FOODE’ for $15 off tickets right now.
My favorite time of the year is upon us. The Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival is back for its 18th year February 20 – 24, 2019.
The five-day festival is coming back to the Magic City of Miami with more than 100 events including events in Broward and Palm Beach.
“We are excited to unveil the 100-plus events we have planned to our passionate fans and partners, the 18th annual edition of the Festival is our most robust event line up yet.”
Festival founder and director, Lee Brian Schrager
Some of your favorite events are coming back to SoBeWFF this year. The Goya Foods’ Grand Tasting Village featuring Mastercard Grand Tasting Tents & Culinary Demonstrations takes place on Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 24. On Thursday, February 21, Italian Bites on the Beach sponsored by HCP Media and the Miami Herald Media Company hosted by Giada De Laurentiis, and Friday, February 22 at the Heineken Light Burger Bash presented by Schweid & Sons hosted by David Burtka & Neil Patrick Harris. The party keeps going on Saturday, February 23 at the Beachside BBQ hosted by Guy Fieri, which will feature special musical performances from Cassadee Pope and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real. Closing out the weekend on Sunday, February 24 is BACARDÍ’s Beach Carnival hosted by Andrew Zimmern.
Brand-new events taking place at the 2019 Festival include:
Bites & Beats on the River hosted by Adam Richman
Wine & Cheese Happy Hour hosted by Martha Stewart
Taste Jamaica hosted by Cindy Hutson & Delius Shirley
Mangia After Dark hosted by Marc Murphy
Rosé Pool Party hosted by Geoffrey Zakarian
Sunset Stone Crab hosted by Emeril Lagasse
You can find a full list of 2019 events here. There are still great tickets available for some great events, so get them now.
To date, the Festival has raised more than $28 million in support of its mission to EAT. DRINK. EDUCATE. with the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University.
I can’t wait for this year’s festival and I hope to see you on the sands of South Beach next month.
We all love our phones right? We all love to photograph our food and post it on the ‘Gram too. Well how about if I told you about an app that could connect you to brands and you could get paid to post content.
This is FlipperSplash. FlipperSplash is the mobile app that works as a connection management platform for Brands and Influencers to connect!
It’s that simple. Miami is launching in the next few months and I would love to show you how FlipperSplash could work for you.
Join me Wednesday, September 19th at No. 3 Social in Wynwood for the first Miami Social Series.
Come learn about FlipperSplash, meet local influencers like you, enjoy cocktails and bites and more.
Each ticket includes one cocktail, hors d’oeuvre, plus access to the extended Happy Hour at No. 3 Social.
Get your tickets HERE and I will see YOU on the rooftop.
Who doesn’t love brunch right? How about an amazing brunch and then relaxing by the beach?
Sunday, August 5th you can Beach After Brunch at The Strand Bar & Grill on North Beach.
This is a brunch you don’t want to miss. At Beach After Brunch, you can find Surf & Turf themed favorites like American Red Snapper, Smoked Brisket and more. Then after this amazing brunch, head to the beach where The Strand will provide you with beach access and lounge chairs.
Beach After Brunch happens Sunday, August 5th at The Strand Bar & Grill from Noon to 4pm. Brunch is $65 per person and includes complimentary welcome cocktail. Bottomless Beverages like Rose, Sparkling Wine, Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s is additional $25 per person.
Click here to make your reservations and I hope to see you there.
In it’s 3rd year, DRINK Miami Hostel bringing the best brands and bartenders to showcase trendsetting cocktails in the historic Freehand Miami Beach! This honestly is one of my favorite events all year.
DRINK Miami Hostel is happening on Saturday, June 2nd at 1p.
You can taste more than 20 hand-selected spirits in unique settings as you explore cocktails and experiences in each hotel room. Get educated with one-on-one interactions with some of the best Brand Ambassadors and bartenders in the industry while cocktail hopping through the property.
Get your tickets right now, right HERE! Don’t feel left out.