The Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival is an annual culinary star-studded five-day event in mid-February. The festival is comprised of more than 100 events in the Miami and Fort Lauderdale areas. The main event, the Grand Tasting, is Fri-Sun in huge tents on the sands of South Beach.
Other events include a unique mix of gourmet experiences with acclaimed chefs and culinary personalities Wine Spectator Wine Seminars, master classes, late-night parties and family-friendly events. The Festival raises money to support the education of the future leaders in the hospitality industry at the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University.
Visit: South Beach Wine & Food Festival; sobewff.org