By: SOPHIE COLLONGETTE
Savor the essence of South Florida’s winter with these unmissable events.
SOBE FOOD AND WINE / This February 22nd through February 25th savor an exquisite blend of exceptional wines, gourmet delicacies, and entertainment at the 23rd annual foodie celebration. Immerse yourself in gourmand paradise among culinary experts and celebrities enjoying a wide range of beverages and bites at over 100 happenings. Best known for its signature event like the Grand Tasting Village, the Burger Bash, and a gala tribute dinner, which honors Massimo Bottura and Luca Garavoglia, Bobby’s Triple Threat is the new activation hoping to stir things up by testing the chops of a handful of local and national chefs in a head-to-head competition. All net proceeds from the festival benefit the Florida International University Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.
SWISS MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL / The world-renowned Swiss Montreux Jazz Festival is bringing its unique magic to Miami from March 1st to March 3rd at the Hangar at Regatta Harbour in the heart of Coconut Grove. Kicking off the festival with an electrifying performance on opening night is the Grammy award-winning musician Jon Batiste, who will be gracing the stage alongside a lineup of special guests. Best known as the bandleader for The Late Show with Steven Colbert and co-star of a recent Netflix documentary American Symphony, Batiste is the co-owner of the Miami event and will act as its artistic ambassador.
MIAMI BOAT SHOW / Indulge in this nautical extravaganza that has captured sea lovers’ hearts worldwide. Miami’s gorgeous marina will host a marvelous showcase of the latest boating innovations. From luxurious yachts to sleek vessels the Miami Boat Show offers a breathtaking array of modern craftsmanship and technology from February 14th through February 18th.
ART WYNWOOD / Step into the ultimate art hub as it unveils a spectacular showcase featuring more than 50 esteemed international galleries. From February 14th to February 18th, art connoisseurs and collectors unite to revel in the world of street art and surrealism presented by nearly 600 emerging and renowned artists.