The 2nd Annual Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival (GFLFW), presented by Visit Lauderdale, returns to ArtsPark in Hollywood on Saturday and Sunday, August 8-9, 2020 with related events at taking place at various Fort Lauderdale venues between March 18 and 20, 2020. The Festival, which will benefit Feeding South Florida, will showcase Broward County’s renowned and emerging chefs and restaurateurs and local food and drink establishments.
The five-day Epicurean Festival’s charitable partner will be Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital with a portion of all proceeds being donated to their Foundation. While Sunday’s Family Day is FREE to attend, the suggested donation for admission is one new/unwrapped toy that will go to the children at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital.
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Event Schedule is outlined as follows:
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Event: Cocktail Confidential: A Spirited Affair (7 p.m. – 9 p.m.)
Location: Sistrunk Marketplace & Brewery – 115 NW 6th St., Fort Lauderdale, FL
This ‘Spirited Affair’ will feature signature cocktails and bites that will take guests on a culinary journey to be remembered.
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Event: ‘Catch the Love’ Dinners
o’s Ocean Club in Fort Lauderdale, Sardelli Italian Steakhouse in Hollywood, Capriccio’s Ristorante in Pembroke Pines and Café Maxx in Pompano Beach
Tickets: Visit www.gflfoodwine.com for individual restaurant menus, prices and to purchase your tickets.
Friday, August 7, 2020
Event: GFL on the Rise: An Elevated Culinary Experience (6 p.m. – 9 p.m.)
Location: The Atlantic Hotel & Spa, Ocean View Terrace – 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL.
Release your inner foodie with bites from Greater Fort Lauderdale’s culinary stars while taking in the 180-degree oceanfront view you can only get in South Florida.
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Event: Grand Tasting (12 p.m. – 5 p.m.)
- Live Cooking Demonstrations (1 p.m. – 4 p.m.)
- Ages 21+ only
- Commemorative tasting glass & Gift bag
- 4 hours of unlimited food & beverage tastings (1 extra hour for VIP ticket holders)
- Jesse Young will be playing in Paradise Circle again this year (acoustic guitar and singing)
Location: ArtsPark Hollywood- 1 North Young Circle, Hollywood, FL
Tickets: VIP Tickets are $110 and General Admission Tickets are $60
The Grand Tasting event features tastings, chef demonstrations, cooking demos, live music and more.
Sunday, August 9, 2020
Event: Family Day & Food Drive presented by Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital (12 p.m. – 5 p.m.)
Location: ArtsPark Hollywood – 1 North Young Circle, Hollywood, FL
Tickets: FREE to attend. Suggested donation of one new/unwrapped toy
Round up the family, chairs and blankets for a great cause as we host a toy drive that will benefit Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital. This FREE event promises to be fun filled with live entertainment, a fantastic JDCH Kid’s Zone, kid friendly activities (culinary and non-culinary), food trucks and cocktails bars.
TICKETS & MORE INFO
To purchase tickets for any of the events, please visit: www.gflfoodwine.com
Follow updates and discussion on Facebook: www.Facebook.com/GFLFoodWine/.
About Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival
Set to once again celebrate the food, wine, craft beer and spirits scene at unique venues in Broward County, the 2nd Annual Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival includes five days of signature events taking place between March 18-22, 2020, with various sanctioned events throughout the calendar year. From our 23 miles of award-winning beaches, to sprawling downtown communities and emerging art districts in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood, our events will offer a unique setting that will showcase why Greater Fort Lauderdale is so special to us all as we benefit local charity. For the latest information about the Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival please visit www.GFLFoodWine.com.
Date(s) - 08/08/2020 - 08/09/2020
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ArtsPark at Young Circle 1 Young Circle, Hollywood, FL, 33019, Southeast