Celebrate the “Book Life” at the South Florida Book Festival
2018 dates: Friday, July 20th & Saturday July 21st
Festival location: African-American Research Library & Cultural Center
2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, 954-357-6282
Signature Evening Event
Friday, July 20th, 7-9:30PM - Eat, Drink, Read: A Literary Culinary Experience - Tickets
Held at the African American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC)
culinary and literary delights, enjoy craft cocktails, see old friends
and make new ones at this over-21, ticket-required event. Featured
guests include Kevin Belton, the New Orleans-based PBS television
celebrity chef; Melba Wilson, Harlem restaurateur and soul food
superstar; Taymer Mason, a Caribbean sensation specializing in vegan
cuisine; and Jerrelle Guy, award-winning food photographer and baker
Attendees will meet the celebrity chefs and sample literary-inspired
selections from each one's cookbook. The culinary experience will be
paired with cocktails courtesy of Victor George (first African-American
vodka distributor) and Barefoot Wine.
The $40 ticket is all-inclusive for food, cocktails, live
entertainment, gated parking and a complimentary book of your choice
from any of the 2018 South Florida Book Festival authors.
Proceeds benefit The Friends of AARLCC, which sponsors programs for children and adults. Tickets are available at the door or online.