If you appreciate outdoor events that feature live entertainment, lots of food and fun activities, a popular food and wine festival in South Florida offers a Family Day event with free entry.
Visit Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival Family Day is 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. January 15 at Las Olas Oceanside Park, 3000 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
The event includes a toy drive, and providing an unwrapped item is recommended. Food and drinks, including adult drinks, are offered for purchase. Other features include live entertainment, food demonstrations, artisan vendors, and fun for kids.
Parking in the area is usually $4 an hour. Las Olas Beach Parking Garage is at 200 Las Olas Circle, with a PayByPhone payment option using the PayByPhone APP.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket.
Other events and activities in the Food & Wine Festival require a fee. Information on the Food & Wine Festival events is online.