Don’t Miss One of South Florida’s Top Food & Wine Events!
The 2018 Orange Bowl Food & Wine Celebration presented by Florida Blue will take place on Friday, May 11th at the Broward County Convention Center.
This is a can’t miss event for any “foodie” as well as anyone interested in an amazingly fun night out. And, you will be supporting a great cause, as event proceeds benefit Make-A-Wish Southern Florida, Special Olympics Florida and the Orange Bowl Leadership Academy.
This unforgettable evening is a true culinary experience featuring approximately 30 of South Florida’s top restaurants providing some of their signature dishes.
Event attendees will also enjoy a complimentary open bar featuring a great selection of wines, craft beers and signature cocktails.
If this isn’t enough, the event also features live entertainment, raffles and a silent auction.
VIP tickets to the event are only $225 each and include one-hour early access to the event at 6:30PM before the doors open to general admission. In addition, VIP ticket holders will receive access to the exclusive VIP lounge, featuring enhanced food and beverage options, complimentary parking and a premium VIP gift bag.
General admission tickets are just $95 and include access to the event at 7:30PM and a gift bag.
Participating restaurants will compete for the title of best restaurant in Miami-Dade County, best restaurant in Broward County, best overall restaurant, and best dessert. In addition, the attendees will vote on the People’s Choice award winners for best bite and best dessert.
Chefs Jeff McInnis and Janine Booth of Stiltsville Fish Bar will serve as this year’s Celebrity Chefs and present the coveted awards to this year’s winners.
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants, Beaker & Grey, Toro Toro, Point Royal, Ms. Cheezious, YOLO, S3, Boatyard, Rooftop and many other top restaurants and chefs are confirmed to attend the event and compete.
Every ticket purchased to Orange Bowl events help Orange Bowl improve South Florida by supporting the following community outreach initiatives: youth sports, community programs, academic programs & scholarships, and the revitalization of sports facilities through legacy gifts. Proceeds from the Orange Bowl Food & Wine Celebration go towards Make-A-Wish Southern Florida, Special Olympics Florida and the Orange Bowl Leadership Academy.
The consistent and continued success of the Orange Bowl Food and Wine Celebration can be credited in part to Florida Blue, the presenting sponsor of the event. Florida Blue is joined by the following associate sponsors: Cleveland Clinic Florida, Coca-Cola Beverages Florida, Dave & Buster’s, Deloitte, Delta Business Solutions, Florida Power & Light Company, Florida Prepaid College Plans, Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB, Hard Rock Stadium, Pernod-Ricard USA Wines & Champagnes, The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, Toyota, and Wizard Creations.