Our 23rd year is shaping up to be one for the books as South Florida’s finest eateries and international wineries hit iconic Las Olas Boulevard on Friday, April 20th.

Fort Lauderdale Restaurants – South Florida Eateries – International Wineries

Las Olas, Fort Lauderdale, FL (January 8, 2018) – It’s the 23rd year and April is almost here! For one night only, guests will stroll famous Las Olas Boulevard as the American Lung Association (ALA) hosts the largest wine and food festival to hit Fort Lauderdale! Experience the best of Greater Fort Lauderdale and its surrounding areas at the 23rd Annual Las Olas Wine and Food Festival, happening Friday, April 20, 2018 from 7:30-10:30 PM.

New committee chairs Katie Leibick, Director of Event Management at Breakthru Beverage, and Carrie Caldwell, Director of Events at The Restaurant People, promise this festival will be one for the books as they infused the planning process with experience and passion.

Presented by New Amsterdam Vodka, Fleur de Mer, J Vineyards, Cooper’s Craft, and Breakthru Beverage, #LOWFF will entertain thousands of foodies with 50+ selected restaurants, over 30 wineries showcasing 200+ wines, the 3rd Annual Best of the Best Chef Competition, live music, DJ’s, dancing, and incredible interactive experiences fit for our VIP guests to enjoy.

Purchase Wine & Food Festival Tickets On-Line

Speaking of VIP, that’s the only way to experience the festival and ALL ticket holders enjoy VIP access! With the flash of LOWFF’s signature wine-holder-necklace credential, guests will gain access into the VIP Lounges placed along each intersection as well as all luxury tasting pavilions decadently designed on each Las Olas block. “Neighborhood pavilions” will transport guests through each of Greater Fort Lauderdale’s unique communities as guests experience the very best of our restaurants along with pairing wines.

Purchase Tickets: Tickets are available for $150 and are 100% all-inclusive. Special discount promotions are available throughout the upcoming months, so it is suggested to purchase early before specials (and tickets) run out.

Additionally, this year’s #LOWFF is hosted by Las Olas Association, Las Olas Company, Mercantil Bank, Celebrity Cruises, and Cadillac, so guests should get ready to sip, sample, mix, mingle, and CELEBRATE throughout our 5 blocks of fun!

Benefiting The American Lung Association (ALA)

Feel great when you purchase your ticket because 100% of the proceeds benefit the ALA’s mission to fight against the third leading cause of death in the United States. Support of this event will assist in funding research and educational programming for the ALA. Join us on Friday April 20th as we provide a “breath of fresh air” for the culinary inclined.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.lasolaswff.com. For a complete line-up of events and ticket information, visit www.lasolaswff.com or call (954) 727-0907. Be sure to find us on social media for specials and giveaways at @LasOlasWFF. Participating restaurant list and Chef Competitions to be announced in March.



For more information, contact:

Valerie Roy at CI Management, [email protected] , 786-683-6397

Ashley Bencivenga, American Lung Association, [email protected], 954-727-0907