2012 FLORIDA - September 2012
FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, EVENTS
events still waiting for new dates
September 1-30, 2012 Flavor Palm Beach - Palm Beach, Florida
Experience cuisine that defines the art of dining in South Florida. Now is your chance to discover new restaurants and enjoy all your favorites at a discounted price!
September 7-9, 2012 2nd Annual Marine Flea Market & Seafood Festival
West Palm Beach, Florida
The event also features healthy delicious seafood. Savor all the traditional side dishes, beverages, desserts and comfort foods as well. To work off that stuffed feeling, you can browse and shop the expanded nautical and maritime vendor booths.
September 9-11, 2012 FSTEC NexGen - Miami, Florida
The Foodservice Technology Conference
September 11-13, 2012 SFM 2012 National Conference - Orlando, Florida
Society for Foodservice Management National Conference
September 14-16, 2012 11th Miami International Wine Fair - Miami, Florida
One of the leading wine trade shows in the United States. This year anticipates to see thousands of visitors from around the country, including distributors from every state, major retail chains and a vast number of local restaurateurs / independent wine shops all in search of exciting products to add to their portfolios. Conversely, an estimated 300 wineries representing 16 countries from around the world - seeking new wholesale channels to sell their wines - are expected to exhibit.
September 15, 2012 A Taste for Learning - Orlando, Florida
An international wine sampling and auction to benefit Valencia and UCF 2+2 DirectConnect Scholarships. 100% of proceeds directly benefit scholarships, as all of the wines, decor, and gourmet foods are donated.
September 15, 2012 Signature Chefs Auction - Fort Myers, Florida
An evening of food, drink, entertainment, and live and silent auctions with proceeds benefiting the March of Dimes. Guests will be sampling exquisite wines and spirits, sumptuous samplings from our 30 Signature Chefs, and auction dining packages that will surpass your expectations.
September 21, 2012 10th Annual Grapes for Grades - Hollywood, Florida
The Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce presents the 10th Annual Grapes for Grades, benefiting the Hollywood Florida Scholarship Foundation. Enjoy fine wines, live jazz, silent auction, and tantalizing food.
September 21-22, 2012 Tampa Bay Wine & Food Festival - Tampa Bay, Florida
The Mission of the Tampa Bay Food & Wine Experience is to create and execute a world-class level wine, spirits, and food-based festival to garner local, national, and international attention for the Central Florida marketplace. Attendees will participate in a vast showcase of talents by renowned wine and spirit producers, chefs, culinary personalities, interactive presentations, educational seminars, tastings, and entertainment to be enjoyed. A Percentage of all proceeds will benefit over 50 charities in the Greater Tampa Bay Community.
September 22, 2012 World Beer Festival St. Petersburg - St. Petersburg, Florida
Presented by All About Beer Magazine, the World Beer Festivals are among the premier beer events in the country, with sampling of beers from over 100 breweries, education, and the best local music and food. Part of the proceeds will benefit a local cause.
September 22, 2012 Bonefish Grill Grand Opening Fundraiser for Second Harvest - Orlando, Florida
Bonefish Grill cordially invites you to attend a special Second Harvest fundraising event celebrating the opening of Bonefish Grill. Enjoy samples of Bonefish Grill's signature appetizers, market-fresh fish and wood-grilled specialties. Additional tastings include libations like specialty martinis, bar-fresh cocktails, craft beers and adventorous wines. For your $35 ticket you get to sample all the food on the menu and you get two of their signature drinks of your choice. $35 per person – all proceeds benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.
September 22-24, 2012 Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show - Orlando, Florida
The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show is the only comprehensive industry event devoted to the Southeast U.S. restaurant, foodservice and hospitality market. The show will provide you with the strategic forum to demonstrate your food products, technology and equipment as well as discuss service solutions with current customers and new prospects.
September 22-24, 2012 PMQ's Orlando Pizza Show - Orlando, Florida
PMQ's Orlando Pizza Show is located within the 2012 Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show and includes the American Pizza Championship. Reserve your space now for the Southeast's largest pizza show.
September 24-25, 2012 Americas Food & Beverage Show - Miami Beach, Florida
Presented by the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture, this event offers three days of exemplary sessions bringing together buyers, suppliers, and customers.
September 28-Nov 12, 2012 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Explore marketplaces featuring regional foods, wines, and beers. Learn from renowned chefs and winemakers at special programs and demonstrations, and sample the finest cuisine from around the globe.
September 30-Oct 3, 2012 2012 AACCI Annual Meeting - Hollywood, Florida
Presented by the Association of Cereal Chemists, the syposium brings together scientists, food engineers, crop producers, suppliers and industry experts to discuss the latest research and technological developments in the grain-based food industry.