2013 FLORIDA - September 2013
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
(see also: 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009 - 2008)
September 1-30, 2013 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!
Sept 3-8, 2013 38th Joint Tomato Conference - Naples, Florida
Florida Tomato Committee and Florida Tomato Exchange.
September 14-15, 2013 Taste of the Beach - Pensacola, Florida
America's Favorite Chef Andrew Zimmern, star of Bizarre Foods, will headline the event on Saturday. Cooking presentation and a Meet and Greet. 25 Pensacola Beach restaurants showcasing their signature dishes. Corvette Show, Mermaid parade, Live music.
September 18, 2013 Signature Chefs Auction - Fort Lauderdale, 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 20, 2013 11th Annual Grapes for Grades - Hollywood, Florida
The Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce presents the 11th Annual Grapes for Grades, benefiting the Hollywood Florida Scholarship Foundation. Enjoy fine wines, live jazz, silent auction, and tantalizing food.
September 20-22, 2013 3rd Annual Marine Flea Market and 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 20-22, 2013 Food Industry Truck Driving Championship - Orlando, Florida
IFDA (International Foodservice Distributors Association) Truck Driving Championship. This is the only national-level competition held for the food distribution industry. Drivers representing foodservice distributors, foodservice manufacturers with private fleets, retail/wholesale distributors, self-distributing retail supermarket companies, and other types of food companies across North America gather to compete each year. Reward your best drivers and take your company's safety program to the next level by participating in this premier food industry championship.
September 22-24, 2013 FSTEC NexGen - Miami, Florida
The Foodservice Technology Conference
September 22-24, 2013 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 27-29, 2013 36th Annual Seafood Festival - Pensacola, Florida
Treat your taste buds to a variety of dishes from carefully selected food vendors bordering the park. Enjoy foods such as grilled conch, seafood gumbo, oyster croquettes, soft shell crab, coconut shrimp, Caribbean crab cakes, and more. With more than 130 arts and crafts vendors, the Pensacola Seafood Festival is also one of the largest arts and crafts fairs in Northwest Florida. Live music, cooking demonstrations, a 5K run/walk, a cost-friendly children’s area, and other activities located in Bartram Park.
September 27-Nov 11, 2013 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 28, 2013 LauderdaleFest - Fort Lauderdale, Florida
The First Annual Lauderdale Fest kicks off as we celebrate the German tradition of Oktoberfest...Las Olas style. Join us for live music, DJs, delicious food, contests and raffles and our course beer, beer and more BEER!
September 30-Oct 2, 2013 SFM National Conference
Bonita Springs, Florida
Society for Foodservice Management National Conference. Beginning October 1, SFM becomes SHFM - Society for Hospitality and Foodservice Management.