Three events to celebrate food in Miami Beach this summer

June 4, 2013 by  

A trio of separate events this summer in Miami Beach will celebrate the variety of foods available to enjoy in the area.

First up, the Miami Beach Food Truck and Music Fest takes place on the 4th Wednesday of every month at the North Beach Bandshell. It features a variety of foods from area restaurants and food trucks and performances from local musicians. It will take place on June 26 from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm. For more information, call 305-673-7000.

The 2nd Burger, Beer and BBQ Bash will celebrate over 20 of Miami’s most popular restaurants. In addition to the food, there will be a live concert, and a pig race. VIP guests are treated to a free pig roast and an unlimited open bar. This one will be held on June 29 at Miami Circle from 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

Lastly, Taste of the Nation South Florida will feature over 50 chef stations, silent and live auctions, and vendors. Proceeds from the event go to support Share our Strength, an organization dedicated to ending childhood hunger.

The place to be for this event is Loews Miami Beach hotel on July 25 from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Tickets are $125 each or $250 for VIP. Contact Jamie Balhon at 312-805-3515 for more information.

These events will likely draw people from all over, including North Miami Beach. Organizers are no doubt investing in products such as flyers from local print companies to help market each event.