Looking for things to do in South Beach Miami? Well the Food Network is sponsoring the South Beach Wine & Food Festival. Showcasing all of the best restaurants in South Beach. This festival has been around for 10 years. Starting out as a one-day festival known as the Florida Extravaganza.

Gaining popularity they extended the festival and now goes on for three days. Also changing the name to The South Beach Wine & Food Festival doing this back in 2002.

The event now is the biggest event South Florida throws.

Also the biggest charity event giving the proceeds to the Florida International University (FIU) benefiting there Hospitality and Tourism Management department and the Southern Wine & Spirits Beverage Management Center. To date the festival has raised over 10 million dollars for the school. Year after year more and more people have been attending this event. This year they believe the numbers for the event are going to be the best year they have.

The festival takes place Thursday February 24,2011 to Sunday February 27, 2011

As of pricing and the location of the event is wasn’t specified on there site. To get more information on the ticket price and the location of the event you can contact Ashley Shapiro the Ticketing Manager of the event by email at shleyshapiro@southernwine.com or by phone at (305) 627-1646.