World’s Largest Sangria Tasting Party to Benefit Good Karma Pet Rescue [POSTPONED]

A world record attempt to benefit a local charity will take place Saturday, July 24th from noon until 8 p.m. at Huizenga Park on the Riverwalk in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Sangria Saturday, a family-friendly outdoor festival, will attempt to  break the record for the world’s largest sangria tasting party and raise money for Good Karma Pet Rescue. Three different Spanish sangrias will be served alongside non-stop live entertainment ranging from teen rock bands to a Latin original music and favorites.  Attendees will also be invited to visit the Pet Promenade (pet products and services), and savor foods from local vendors. Good Karma Pet Rescue will also be selling raffle tickets for prizes donated by local businesses.

UPDATE JULY 23, 2021: SANGRIA SATURDAY POSTPONED BY CITY DUE TO EXPECTED INCLEMENT WEATHER.

EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED — NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED NEXT WEEK AND ALL TICKET SALES WILL BE HONORED.

According to the event organizers, “We wanted to do something unique and exciting to benefit homeless animals. We have long been supporters of Good Karma and believe in their mission to provide quality foster homes to needy dogs and cats.”

Live Music Lineup

  • Noon-1 p.m. Social Illusion (teen rock band, some of whom are graduates of the School of Rock)
  • 1-2 p.m. The Priorities (An incredibly talented teen band)
  • 3-5 p.m..: Bossa Fusion Duo
  • 6:30-8 p.m.: Jessi Campo (Latinx international recording artist)

Food Court

Charity

Good Karma Pet Rescue of South Florida is a non-profit 501c (3) organization dedicated to providing quality and loving care for pets in South Florida. Good Karma was started in 2011. Its goal is to be a rescue that aims for high quality care rather than high volume. Good Karma is based in Fort Lauderdale and is supported by dedicated foster parents throughout the South Florida area. Learn more at www.goodkarmapetrescue.org

Admission and more information

Advance tickets are $20 per adult and include two glasses of red, white or rosé sangria.

Children and dogs are welcome at the event. Kids 12 and under are free. Fun activities will be featured – including police K9 and pet training presentations.

Visit sangriasaturday.info for more information or to purchase tickets.

Sawyer & Latimer PA, a local accounting firm, is a major sponsor of the event. For sponsorship opportunities, call or text Versare LLC at 754.317.9465.

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/24/2021
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Huizenga Park 32 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301, Broward

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