Riverwalk International Food Festival


12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Esplanade Park
400 SW Second St, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33312

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The third edition of the Riverwalk International Food Festival (RIFF) will celebrate the flavors of south Florida with cuisine from around the world on Saturday, April 13, 2024 at Esplanade Park in downtown Fort Lauderdale.  Attendees are invited to celebrate the flavors of Fort Lauderdale with cuisine from around the world.

NOTE: Due to forecast weather conditions the 3rd Annual Riverwalk International Food Festival was POSTPONED from the original date of March 23.

Pairing perfectly with the afternoon is the Riverwalk Tasting Village Experience for $25 where you can sample libations from around the world to complement your international fare.

Spicing up the event will be international music and dancing along with a vendor village featuring local artists and artisans, family-friendly games, a virtual photo booth, DJ Two Tall Lori and more.

Admission to the event is free. All food vendors will offer at least one $5 food item so you can taste them all!


  • Temple Street Eatery
  • Manka Peruvian Empanadas
  • Kitty Boba Teahouse
  • Mr. Serrano
  • Glow Bowl
  • Tropical Oasis
  • Garden Diva
  • Wontons on Wheels
  • Mr. Greek
  • Mr. Meatballs
  • 681 Seafood
  • Coldstone Creamery
  • Burger Fi
  • Artic Ice
  • Big Time Victuals International Sodas
  • Booze in Bundts
  • More TBA


Whether you would like to simply register for free entry or purchase a food and beverage pairing experience, visit: www.eventbrite.com/e/riverwalk-international-food-festival-tickets-796093395777



For more information on RIFF or future Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale events, contact Donisha Brockington at 954.468.1541 x 204 or [email protected]

For a list of other Riverwalk sponsored events and local area listings, you may wish to visit www.goriverwalk.com/events