Monday, September 17, 2012

SOFLA festival calendar heats up as weather cools

Fort Lauderdale
Caribe Arts Fest – Sept 28-30, from 12 p.m.
(754) 273-7166
32 Las Olas Blvd., Huizinga Plaza, Riverwalk, downtown
Tickets: $10 (per day)
Featuring: Dance, film, music and food

Festival of Chocolate, Oct 13, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Oct. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Nova Southeastern Arena
Featuring: local and regional chocolatiers, chocolate classes
Check site for map, details and tickets:

Miami/Coconut Grove
Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch – Sept. 29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Peacock Park
Tickets, $5-10
Featuring: Foodie Feast (breakfast, lunch and snacks), activities, rides and photography booth

Pet-A-Palooza 2012- Oct. 13, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Carlin Park, 400 SR A1A, Jupiter
Admission FREE
Featuring: All day pet fair and concert - One of my favorite EVENTS
Vendors call 561-541-3387

The Feast of Little Italy, Nov. 2-4
Nov. 2, 3-10 p.m.; Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Abacoa Town Center, 1200 University Blvd.
Admission $5 – children under 10, free
Featuring: Italian food, music, art, cooking demonstrations, wine seminars,
    Bocce ball tournament, lasagna eating contest

Tequesta Fest  - Nov. 17, 1-7 p.m.
561-768-0700 (city)
Paradise Park
Admission free to town residents, $10 non-residents
Featuring: Games, rides, food vendors, bands and brews

First Delray Beach Wine & Seafood Festival, 
Nov. 10, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Nov. 11, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
East end of Atlantic Avenue
Admission free
Featuring: Upscale food and wine

Boca Raton
Third Annual Boca Raton Wine and Food Festival, Nov. 9-10; 
Jazz Bubbles and Brunch on Nov. 11
Boca Corp. Center, 5000 T-Rex Avenue
Tickets $55-$150 per person, check site for details
Featuring: Specialties from 70 South Florida restaurants and 200 wines from around the world

Tags: South Florida festivals, Fort Lauderdale festivals, Miami festivals, Boca Raton festivals, Delray festivals, Jupiter festivals, Tequesta festivals, South Florida events

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