$15 – $45

Savor The Tropics: Exotic Food & Wine Festival

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USF Botanical Gardens

12210 USF Pine Drive

Tampa, FL 33612

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This June 2nd ....

Experience the Gastronomic Flavors!

Meet & Greet The Chefs as they conduct live cooking demostration of exotic gourmet dishes and desserts from all over the tropics including fave such as the succulent jerk of Jamaica, sweet Hawaiian-style Pineapple Bowls, Fragrance-filled curries with recipes from islands like Trinidad, savory dishes from Latin America and so much more!

FYGAeel the rhythm!

Experience the Live Entertainment

As the sunsets, stroll the gorgeous garden grounds while enjoying the evening's live entertainment from the pulsating Steel Pan to a smooth Tropical Sazz in Paradise.

Dress in comfortable shoes (heels are not recommended) as you dine and dance your way through the evening. Also don't miss the live hula performance from the Fiji Islands along with lessons to remember.

Lounge, Shop, Stroll

Leave the kids at home and give yourself the break you deserve. This ultra-exclusive event was curated with you, the 21+ and up in mind to relax, unwind, and mingle. DRESS CODE: Tropi-chic

Savor the Tropics will also featuare unique shopping opportunities inclusive of fashionable pieces and accessories from the tropics, art, handmade products, and more complimented by a mini Caribbean-fusion fashion presentation hosted by John Casablancas Modeling Agency for all attendees to sip and see.

There will also be a live Silent Auction benefiting Shriners Hospitals for Children.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

ID is required and you must be 21 + to attend

What's the refund policy?

No refunds are permitted

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have a record of all confirmed guests

For questions, please feel free to call - 813-447-8538

  • John Casablancas

    John Casablancas

    Fashion Partners Savor the Tropics
  • ABC's Tampa Bay Morning Blend

    ABC's Tampa Bay Morning Blend

    Official Media Sponsors, Savor the Tropics
  • Topo Chico

    Topo Chico

    Official Partners Savor the Tropics
  • Vita Coco

    Vita Coco

    Official Partners Savor the Tropics
  • City Festivals

    City Festivals

    Organizers Savor the Tropics
  • Sandals Hotel

    Sandals Hotel

    via Love To Vacay Travel Sponsors, Savor the Tropics
  • MOR TV

    MOR TV

    Media Sponsors Savor the Tropics

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USF Botanical Gardens

12210 USF Pine Drive

Tampa, FL 33612

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