SOBEWFF, AN ANNUAL FIVE-DAY, STAR-STUDDED FESTIVAL WILL INCLUDE AN UNPRECEDENTED LINE UP OF MORE THAN 100 EVENTS SPANNING MIAMI-DADE, BROWARD AND PALM BEACH COUNTIES!
Widely recognized as one of America’s most prestigious gourmet gatherings, the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF®) returns for its 18th annual edition from February 20 – 24, 2019. To date, the festival has raised more than $28 million in support of its mission to “Eat. Drink. Educate” with the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University. Kicking off the 2019 festival, as well as the featured CRAVE Greater Fort Lauderdale Series, will be a dinner hosted by Donatella Arpaia, PJ Calapa and Michael Chavez. The series continues throughout the festival with many events!
The festival’s iconic white tents nestled on the sands of Miami Beach will once again house returning and reimagined fan-favorite tastings. The Goya Foods’ Grand Tasting Village featuring Mastercard Grand Tasting Tents & Culinary Demonstrations takes place on Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 24. Brand-new events taking place at the 2019 festival include: Bites & Beats on the River hosted by Adam Richman; Wine & Cheese Happy Hour hosted by Martha Stewart; Taste Jamaica hosted by Cindy Hutson & Delius Shirley; Mangia After Dark hosted by Marc Murphy; Rosé Pool Party hosted by Geoffrey Zakarian; and Sunset Stone Crab hosted by Emeril Lagasse!