South Florida’s familiar vibrant social scene has finally return to full form, and what better way to socialize then at the 26th Annual Las Olas Wine and Food Festival! The festival returns to its normal schedule in 2022 and will be held Friday, April 22 from 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. For twenty five years, guests have strolled the famous Las Olas Boulevard in April for one special evening of charitable fun hosted by and benefiting the American Lung Association! Get ready to savor in the top eateries while indulging in samplings from acclaimed international wineries!
Presented by Woodford Reserve, High Noon, and Breakthru Beverage, the 2022 premier wine and food festival will responsibly entertain thousands of foodies, highlight top restaurants in the Ft. Lauderdale area, feature over 30 wineries showcasing 200+ wines, include live music, DJs, dancing, and incredible interactive experiences fit for VIP guests. In addition to highlighting South Florida’s elite cuisine, for 25 years community support of the festival has raised funds for the American Lung Association’s life-saving mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease - the leading cause of death in the United States.
Ticket holders enjoy total event access by simply flashing #LOWFF’s signature wine-holder-necklace credentials. This includes entrance into immersive and entertaining lounges brought to you by High Noon, Woodford Reserve’s ode to the upcoming Kentucky Derby, Celebrity Cruises’s Silent Disco, and the all new Demesmin & Dover 8th Street Block Party, a dance party you won’t want to miss! PLUS, all the delicious tasting pavilions will be ready for you to wine and dine. Guests should get ready to sip, sample, mix, mingle, and CELEBRATE throughout our five blocks of fun!Tickets are available for $150 and are 100% all-inclusive. Special discount promotions are available for Digest Miami readers. Use the code ALAPARTNER at checkout to receive $15 off!
Additionally, this year’s Las Olas Wine and Food Festival is hosted by Las Olas Association, Las Olas Company, and Cadillac. FPL is hosting the new exclusive VIP Reception at the Riverside Hotel with limited ticket sales where for an additional $50, guests can enjoy a pre-party from 5:30-7PM before heading to the tasting pavilions 30 minutes early. They must have both a festival ticket and a VIP add on, available on Event Brite. Additional festival partners include Stephen’s Distributing, which will feature the all new Stella and Frites tasting experience, Memorial Healthcare System, and Kindred Hospital South Florida – Hollywood. Bodega is gearing up for another entertaining Taco’s and Tequila experience so don’t miss out. The festival’s host hotel is the Riverside Hotel and as always, be sure to book early before rooms sell out!Tickets can be purchased online at www.lasolaswff.com. Be sure to follow the ongoing of the Las Olas Food and Wine Festival on social media for specials and giveaways at @lasolaswff.