July 26th, 27th & 28th, the 2nd Annual South Beach Mango Festival showcasing South Florida’s tropical fruit season, at beautiful Lummus Park (Ocean Drive) in South Beach.
4 Great Events to Choose from:
Kickoff Dinner at the Miami Beach Tropical Garden
Friday Night: July 26th, Mangos Rule VIP dinner hosted by Chef Allen Susser. The king of fruits will be served in a variety of ways and courses. Mango infused foods and cocktails to delight the most discriminating connoisseurs. Chef Allen is a James Beard Award Winning Chef and member of the Mango Gang. The Miami Beach Tropical Garden is beautiful venue located in South Beach.
Our Main Events(Lummus Park/Ocean Drive):
Saturday 11am-5pm beautiful LUMMUS Park on the sand between Ocean Drive and Miami Beach. Our Main events feature dozens of restaurants, bars serving mango cocktails, Mango Tasting Tent, a Mango Auction, Competitions and cooking demonstrations to boot. We’re even entertaining Mango Wrestling.
Saturday Night 7-11pm: A VIP Mango Soiree & Chef Competition. Entry to this event will be an all-inclusive experience of food, drinks, competitions, and MUSIC. Get your early bird tickers now limited to 1000 persons.
Sunday 11am-6pm: Lummus Park once again for Day Two of our main event featuring competitions, cooking demo’s, kids’ activities, and a Grand Finale from 4-6. Mangos equal health, this year we will host YOGA, STRETCH, Meditation and Mangos classes.
Ocean front venues include the Mango Tasting Tent & International Mango Trade Fair, a VIP GET Mango’ed Party and MANGO DANCERS. Over 100 vendors will display their mango themed products here in South Beach.
South Florida is home to a fantastic season of MANGOS, and we will once again celebrate our tropical fruit season. Meet local farmers, experts and SAVIOR locally grown fruits including dozens of varieties of Mangos, Coconuts, Avocados, Dragon fruit, Jack Fruit, Mamey and more. Artists, vendors, COOKING Competitions, something for all Mango Lovers.
The southern 100 miles of Florida are tropical, yielding a wide variety of tropical fruits and vegetables. The festival will feature Food, Music, Mango inspired cocktails, Locally crafted beers, & entertainment. Details are unfolding weekly, please register at www.sobemangofest.com for the latest details.
Unlike most other fruits and foods, Mangos are extremely delicate, don’t travel well, and if you want the best, you must come to the Mangos. Often referred to as the King of Fruit, they truly occupy a special place in the hearts and minds of so many.
The South Beach Mango Festival is open to all ages, kids under 10 are free. To consume alcohol a valid id will be required. Event is rain or shine. Lummus Park is located between Ocean Drive and the beach affording festival goers a beautiful breeze.
Last year, the Inaugural South Beach Mango Festival saw over 4,000 attendees. We hope to see you this year at one of the SWEETEST events in the country. Register at www.sobemangofest.com for the latest festival happenings.