Foodies all over South Florida are awaiting the popular Miami Spice, which will run from August 1st to September 30th this year. To start it off, the 2nd annual Miami Spice Kickoff Event & Fundraiser will be held this Thursday, July 28 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
The event will feature food tastings from some of the esteemed Miami Spice participating restaurants. Guests will also enjoy a performance by flautist Nestor Torres and be able to purchase signed cookbooks from celebrity chefs.
VIP and general admission tickets are on sale now. A VIP ticket gets you a special sneak peak of Cirque Éloize and a tasting preview from 6–7 p.m., along with complimentary drinks and parking. VIP tickets are $125 in advance and $200 on the day of the event.
General admission ticket holders are welcome beginning at 7 p.m., and tickets are $50 and will go up to $100 that day. All guests must be at least 21 years old.
Proceeds from the kickoff party will benefit Share Our Strength, Madison’s Wish and Education Fund’s Plant a Thousand Gardens Collaborative Nutrition Initiative. To purchase tickets visit www.ilovemiamispice.com or call (888) 302-5441.