$27.50 – $800

South Beach Seafood Festival

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South Beach

South Beach

Miami Beach, FL 33139

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Voted Top Food Festival in the US by Food Network & USA Today, The South Beach Seafood Festival takes over Miami Beach, FL in October!

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www.SobeSeafoodFest.com

Four Days of curated culinary expertise celebrating South Florida's top chefs and masterminds with the leading seafood restaurants in the area!

(Visit the website for detailed information on each ticket benefits)

Join us for one event...or all of them!

Saturday, October 24th, 12-7PM: South Beach Seafood Festival at Lummus Park (South Beach, on the sand)

Friday, October 23, 7-11PM: VIP Chef Showdown at Lummus Park (South Beach, on the sand)

Thursday, October 22, 7:30-10:30PM: Crabs, Slabs and Cabs at 2020 Partner Hotel

Wednesday, October 21, 6:30-9:30PM: An Evening at Joe’s Stone Crab (Limited Quantity available)

TBD Additional events to be released.

Learn about each event during South Beach Seafood Week below:

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MAIN EVENT - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24:

SOUTH BEACH SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM (VIP until 9PM)

LUMMUS PARK - Entrance: 1400 OCEAN DRIVE, MIAMI BEACH

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SEA you at the South Beach Seafood Festival, brought to you by William Hill Winery, and presented by Cheers FL, Goya Foods, Baptist Health South Florida, Celebrity Cruises, and hosted by Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey, City of Miami Beach, and official bank partner, City National Bank.

What do you get when you mix Miami’s finest seafood restaurants curated to create pop up cafe's on the sands of South Beach paired with complimentary all day open bar and live music for one day only? There’s only one answer: It’s the Annual South Beach Seafood Festival!

Saturday, October 24th will host the 8th Annual South Beach Seafood Festival featuring 20 selected restaurants' pop up cafes', 3 live music stages, interactive sponsor experiences, the kick off to stone crab season, and so much fun!

On the sands of SOUTH BEACH, enjoy cafes from Joe's Stone Crab Restaurant, Red, the Steakhouse - South Beach, The Lobster SHACK, Poseidon Greek Restaurant & Outdoor Lounge, Truluck's, Lobster Bar Sea Grille Miami Beach, Stiltsville Fish Bar, and many more serving you right on the sand with over 70+ menu items to choose from – it’s five blocks of fun to be exact! Enjoy sharable portions of Stone Crabs, Lobster Waffle Cones, Steak & Lobster Skewers, Shrimp Tacos, Oysters, Shrimp Cocktail, Gyros, Crab Cakes, Grouper in a Bag, Lobster Mac ‘N Cheese, Po' Boys, and more. This is not your typical fried food festival but a fine dining experience with your toes in the sand. BUT please, don’t go home hungry!

Ticket Types And Benefits

What you will find with General Admission Tickets:

  • Entrance to the General Admission Festival Site, over four (4) blocks of fun on the sand!
  • Access to open bar from 12-7PM at any of the 30+ bar stations and beer garden.
  • Two (2) Live Music Stages featuring Live Bands and local DJ’s
  • Access to Milam’s Market Culinary Showcase Kitchen featuring Live Demos and lite sampling from local celebrity chefs
  • Access to all Restaurant cafés from Miami’s finest seafood restaurants serving their signature seafood with delicious portions at festival friendly prices ($5-$10).
  • Access to Multiple Dessert Cafe’s
  • Over 60+ premier menu items will all be available for purchase.
  • Unique interactive Sponsor Activations:
  • Jack Daniels Zone
  • Pacifico Beer Garden
  • William Hill Wine Bar
  • J Vineyards Bubble Lounge
  • Finlandia Craft Cocktail Zone featuring local mixologists serving unique cocktails
  • Tomorrowland Bloody Mary Bar

What you will find with VIP Admission Tickets:

  • All of the General Admissions Ticket benefits…PLUS:
  • Special Entrance to the 1 ½ block Baptist Health VIP Hospitality Village
  • Unique Sponsor Activations:
  • William Hill Winery Garden
  • Jack Daniels Air Stream
  • Celebrity Cruises Silent Disco
  • Baptist Health Rejuvenation Station
  • La Croix Hydration
  • Bodega Club featuring GOYA
  • Entrance into GOYA’s Culinary Pavilion which by day features:
  • College Football Watch Party on 50ft Video Board
  • All day DJ’s
  • After hours Live Music
  • Lounges and shaded seating
  • Private bars
  • Papa’s Raw Bar sampling experience
  • Bodega Pop Up Bar
  • $20 of Food Vouchers to use at participating café’s (PLEASE NOTE: Vouchers are provided with the purchase of a full price VIP ticket ONLY. Benefit is not applicable with any discounted ticket promotions)
  • EXTENDED HOURS Just for VIP! The festival grounds will close at 7pm, but the VIP Hospitality Village will stay open until 9PM.
  • Note: Attendee must be in attendance prior to 7PM.

VIP Admission Weekend Pass: $250 (Value Of $300)

  • Ticket Benefits Include:
  • All Access to Friday & Saturdays VIP Experience.
  • ONE VIP ticket to Friday, October 23, 2020: Chef Showdown ($150 value)
  • ONE VIP Ticket for Saturday, October 24, 2020: SoBe Seafood Fest ($150 value)

VIP Weekend Pass For Two with a Two (2) Night Hotel Stay: $800 (Value Of $1,100)

  • All access to Friday & Saturdays VIP Experience for TWO + a Two (2) Night Hotel Stay
  • TWO tickets to Friday, October 23, 2020: Chef Showdown ($300 value)
  • TWO VIP Tickets for Saturday, October 24, 2020: SoBe Seafood Fest ($300 value)
  • ONE Signature Standard Room at The South Beach Festivals Host Hotel- TBA, checking in Friday, October 23 – checking out Sunday, October 25.

FESTIVAL IS OPEN TO ALL AGES.

Kids under 10 are free and do not require a ticket at check in. There is no designated kids zone with kids activities, but they are welcome to join in the fun.

Must be 21+ to consume alcohol.

ID check is at the Welcome check in desks upon arrival.

VIP must enter the festival prior to 7pm in order to stay for after party. Registration closes at 7PM.

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23:

VIP CHEF SHOWDOWN

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Lummus Park - Entrance: 12th & Ocean Drive, Miami Beach

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14 CHEFS. 7 BATTLES. 1 CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT.

#ChooseYourChamp at the iconic VIP Chef Showdown, brought to you by Talbott Vineyards and presented by Goya Foods, Tequila Herradura, Cadillac, Celebrity Cruises, Baptist Health South Florida, Halperns, and official bank partner, City National Bank. Join Miami’s top executive chefs for an evening of competitive culinary cook-offs, where YOU are the judge as you indulge with endless seafood and cocktails because tickets are completely all-inclusive!

In a perfect combination of competition level cuisine, tropically fresh cocktails, and live entertainment, the Chef Showdown tours guests through the BEST of Miami’s culinary scene with the ultimate BEACH BASH meets Chef SHOWDOWN, thanks to the help of Sounds by Yissel. Hosted inside the Baptist Health VIP Hospitality Village and #SobeSeafood Week’s GOYA Culinary Pavilion, 14 chefs will go head-to-head in seven unique seafood showdowns and before you hit the pavilion, chefs will host battle pavilions where YOU sip, sample and VOTE on your favorites. And when we say sample, we mean “Good Luck trying to finish all 14 dishes”!

Chefs from each battle will take the stage throughout the night where representatives from the culinary and media world will judge the best in each showdown. The deciding factor are THE GUESTS! Help us decide the 2020 CHAMPIONS!

Our 2019 reigning champions will be defending their titles:

  • Battle Fish- 2019 Champion- Chef Julian Garriga- Seawell Fish & Oyster Bar
  • Battle Shrimp- 2019 Champion- Chef Demetrios Pyliotis- Poseidon
  • Battle Oyster- 2019 Champion- Chef Chad Wyrosdick- Papa’s Raw Bar
  • Battle Sushi- 2019 Champion- Chef Rangel Suarez- Katsuya Brickell
  • Battle Surf N’ Turf- 2019 Champion- Chef Danny Ganem- LT Steak & Seafood
  • Battle Lobster- 2019 Champion- Chef Arturo Paz- Lobster Bar Sea Grille Miami Beach
  • Battle Crab- 2019 Champion- Chef Brian Nasajon- Beaker & Gray
  • Battle Taco- 2019 Champion- Chef Bernie Matz- Bodega

Follow @sobeseafoodfest to stay up to date on battle pairings to be announced in September!The Chef Showdown delivers a uniquely entertaining culinary experience in the most beautiful, beach-front setting thanks to our partners Goya Foods. Come ready for a truly VIP evening on the sands of South Beach.

Ticket Types And Benefits

What you will find with your VIP Admission to Chef Showdown:

  • A chef-competition-beach-bash including an all-inclusive evening of epic proportions!
  • Indulge at 16 restaurant battle experiences and VOTE on your favorite chef competition dishes
  • Dive into the full bars around the 1/2 block Baptist Health VIP Hospitality Village featuring a variety of cocktails, Pacifico beer, Talbott Vineyards wine, and Coca Cola soft drinks along with La Croix hydration experience and more.
  • Additional seafood bites from GOYA and Celebrity Cruises
  • Access to the SEAFOOD WORLD RAW BAR open all night for your enjoyment
  • Samplings from Jack Daniel's Experience
  • Access to the Celebrity Cruise private entertainment
  • Hop in your brand new Cadillac
  • Celebrate at the Baptist Health’s Village Party
  • An all-night party in the Goya VIP Culinary Pavilion (where all Chefs battle on stage) featuring Miami's hottest DJ, YISSEL

VIP Admission Weekend Pass: $250 (Value Of $300)

  • Ticket Benefits Include:
  • All Access to Friday & Saturdays VIP Experience.
  • ONE VIP ticket to Friday, October 23, 2020: Chef Showdown ($150 value)
  • ONE VIP Ticket for Saturday, October 24, 2020: SoBe Seafood Fest ($150 value)

VIP Weekend Pass For Two with a Two (2) Night Hotel Stay: $800 (Value Of $1,100)

  • All access to Friday & Saturdays VIP Experience for TWO + a Two (2) Night Hotel Stay
  • TWO tickets to Friday, October 23, 2020: Chef Showdown ($300 value)
  • TWO VIP Tickets for Saturday, October 24, 2020: SoBe Seafood Fest ($300 value)
  • ONE Signature Standard Room at The South Beach Festivals Host Hotel- TBA, checking in Friday, October 23 – checking out Sunday, October 25.

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22:

CRABS, SLABS, AND CABS

7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

at 2020 Hotel Partner Location TBA shortly.

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If you love five-star Surf n' Turf and perfectly paired wine, please join us on Thursday, Oct. 22nd during #SobeSeafood Week: bit.ly/SBSF19

This cocktail style event will educate your palate and enrich your senses as 10 of South Beach’s finest chefs join together to create their unique take on the traditional surf n' turf dish. Enjoy flavors from around the world as each chef showcases their interpretation of the delicious pairing outside by one of our favorite hotel pool decks.

2019 event took place at Shore Club featuring a beautiful neighborhood Chef line-up, to include:

  • Katsuya South Beach
  • Le Zoo
  • Lobster Bar Sea Grille
  • Milos
  • Lure Fishbar
  • Diez Y Seis

Louis Martini will have Masters of Wine featuring the best “Cab”ernet Sauvignons and Rosés for each dish. Presented by Baptist Health, Baptist is getting into the mix will featuring a health-focused gourmet Surf n' Turf station and hosted by Athens Foods showcasing their gluten free options!

Crabs, Slabs, and Cabs is highly exclusive and hosts only 250 people. Tickets are 100% all-inclusive.

How many ways can you pair fresh seafood, incredible meats, and decadent wine? Find out at Crabs, Slabs, and Cabs!

Ticket Types And Benefits

What you will find with your VIP admission to Crabs Slabs and Cabs:

  • Tickets are 100% all-inclusive of Food, Beverage, and an overall unique fun experience
  • Experience dishes from Ten (10) of Miami’s finest chefs as they create their unique take on the traditional Surf N’ Turf.
  • Enjoy carefully selected wine pairings with each dish put together by Louis Martini and partners to include Sunseeker Rose, Whitehaven Sauvignon Blanc, and more
  • An evening at one of South Beach’s most beautiful hotel pool decks

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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21:

AN EVENING AT JOE'S

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

at Joe's Stone Crab, 11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach

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Your ticket to An Evening At Joe’s, presented by J Vineyards and hosted by Jack Daniel's No. 27 Gold, reserves a seat in Jessie’s Room, the original setting of Joe’s Stone Crab where greats like Al Capone and Frank Sinatra cracked claws. This incredibly exclusive event is limited to 50 guests.

An Evening at Joe’s celebrates South Beach Seafood Week in majestic style with a five-course meal showcasing the delicious cuisine of Chef Andre Bienvenue. Each course is paired with fine wines and spirits sure to transport your taste buds into stone crab season in blissful fashion.

Travel back in time with Joe’s General Manager Brian Johnson, basking in the iconic history of the United States’ top grossing restaurant, while learning to crack the perfect claw.

Most importantly, you’ll enjoy the world’s freshest stone crab catch of 2020…before anyone else.

What you will find with your VIP Admission to An Evening at Joe's:

  • An all-inclusive five (5) course wine pairing Experience
  • Cocktail Hour prior to dinner featuring cocktails by Jack Daniels, Herradura, and Finlandia
  • Access to the private, VIP Jesse's Room experience
  • A pre-fixe 5-course wine pairing dinner with a variety of Joe’s Stone Crab seafood options available during each course, including pounds of the world famous and freshest stone crabs!
  • Each course will be paired with a variety of wines
  • Premium open bar throughout the evening
  • VIP Gift Bags

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Purchaser Terms & Conditions

Eventbrite is the exclusive authorized ticket outlet for this event. All sales are final, no returns or exchanges. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced. Lineup and event details subject to change. Tickets are not redeemable for cash. Must be over the age of 21 and present a valid government ID at entrance for all events excluding Saturday, October 24th which is open to all ages. By purchasing your ticket, you are voluntarily agreeing to attending the event at your own risk and agree to release and hold harmless CI Management, South Beach Seafood Festival, Event Officials, Event sponsors, event venues, and any additional entities and persons associated directly and indirectly from any claims or injuries associated with the event taking place or events associated with the event week. In addition, all attendees expressly waive their right to trial, right to sue, or right to request damages. Venue reserves the right to deny entry to highly intoxicated ticket holders. Event is rain or shine. Backpacks of all sizes are subject to be checked by security upon arrival.

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