The annual Food & Wine Festival returns to Busch Gardens Tampa weekends in March and April with great food, beverages, and live music.
The 2019 festival takes place on weekends from March 16 through April 28, and features expertly-crafted dishes inspired by a specific region of the country. And with more than 100 fine wines, craft brews and featured cocktails to choose from throughout the festival, the pairings are endless.
If you love great food and great music for a great cause, you won’t want to miss the Swamp Sistas La La Charity Brunch on March 24, at the Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts in Winter Park.
March is more than green beer, and if you love food, there are a lot of Central Florida foodie events to make you happy.
From food festivals and annual dinners to vegan eats and charity events, I’ve tried to find every single quality event happening this month. Even at the theme parks!
So grab a snack and take a look at all the foodie events happening in March 2019:
Since first announced, there’s been a bit of a line-up change in the schedule of headliners for the 2019 Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City.
Most of the headliners are country superstars, but there is a wide variety of musical genres represented, offering a bit of something for everyone.
Here is the updated headliner schedule:
The Seven Seas Food Festival at SeaWorld Orlando runs Feb 9 through May 5, 2019, and this year’s edition is offering up a wide variety of culinary delights – even a whole marketplace dedicated to vegan dishes.
Since the best way to plan a visit to the food festival is to know what’s being offered, I’ve put together a list of Marketplace menus for this year’s event. I’ve even noted the Gluten-Free (GF) and Vegetarian-Friendly (VF) dishes.
Ready to get hungry?
The Florida Strawberry Festival returns to Plant City February 28 through March 10, 2019, featuring food, rides, and headliner entertainment.
As the name implies, the strawberry is the main attraction at this fair. There are so many ways to enjoy this sweet treat at the fest, but diehards say you must do at least one shortcake version.
There’s also plenty of new food dishes to try, such as:
Sip and sample your way around the world of international street food traditions at SeaWorld Orlando’s Seven Seas Food Festival, every weekend from February 9 through May 5.
The event runs open to close on Saturdays and Sundays, and new this year, starting on February 15, guests will be able to enjoy the Seven Seas Food Festival on Friday evenings from 4pm to 9pm.
Marketplaces will be set up offering culinary delights from the following:
February is considered the month of love because of Valentine’s Day, but if you love food, there are a lot of Central Florida foodie events to make you happy.
Take a look at all the events happening in February 2019 (PS: It seems the code words for February are chili, chocolate, and BBQ):
Welcome to 2019 my fellow Central Florida Foodies! If you’re not still in a food coma from the holidays, there are many delicious food-centric events happening for Central Florida foodies.
Are you hungry? Good, because here’s a listing of January 2019 food and drink events you might want to check out:
In honor of the cherished tradition of Latin cultures, SeaWorld Orlando is hosting its annual Three Kings Celebration from January 1-6, 2019.
Looking for a place to celebrate the end of 2018 and the arrival of the new year? Then check out this list of options to ring in 2019 here in Orlando.
From the theme parks to massive parties to low key celebrations to family events, here are our picks for celebrating New Year’s Eve in the Orlando area:
In addition to the holiday fun at the Universal Orlando parks, such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ at Hogsmeade™ and Diagon Alley™, and the Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s, there are also limited-time holiday treats to enjoy.
Here is a list of the holiday food and drink offerings for purchase through January 6, 2019, and where to find them: Read more
It used to be that Epcot only offered special eats during the Food & Wine Festival. Now EVERY Epcot festival offers food and drink to sample…and the 2018 Epcot International Festival of the Holidays has a whole “World” to sample.
With 12 Holiday Kitchens as well as additional locations throughout the park, there are deliciously festive dishes around every corner of the World Showcase. Read more
In this week’s Orlando dining news round-up: several openings, special deals, and more. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…
We’re in the midst of the 2018 holiday season, so of course there are many delicious food-centric events happening for Central Florida foodies.
Are you hungry? Good, because here’s a listing of December 2018 food and drink events you might want to check out: