SoLa Rum Food & Wine Festival is back in South Florida

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida – SoLa Rum, Food & Wine Festival is proud to announce that its 5th annual festival will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2022of 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. EST on the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center grounds (3800 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill, FL 33311). The event is presented by Advancing Communities Foundation, Incthe City of Lauder Hilland Chef culture. This year’s festival is headlined by R&B music artist, Soulchild Music with other special guests to be announced soon. Tickets are on sale now on Eventbrite

“We are thrilled to announce the return of our 5th annual festival and look forward to sharing our sponsors, community partners and entertainment lineup. After many delays during the pandemic, it’s great to be able to bring the festival back” , said Maria Munro, producer, SoLa Rum, Food and Wine Festival. “Over the years, events like SoLa have cemented the reputation of the central Broward region as a destination for culturally diverse communities, cuisine, entertainment and the arts – a true ‘Floribbean’ lifestyle, and we are proud to offer our brand to this list,” Munro added.

SoLa Rum Food & Wine Festival is back in South Florida

SoLa Rum, Food & Music Festival showcases wineries, rum distilleries, talented chefs and cultural vendors by transforming the grounds of the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center into a destination experience. The festival shines a light on the soul of South Florida’s mixed culture through sampling Afro-Caribbean rums and wines from different regions, 10+ star chefs offering small bites and tapas, live music and of course the beautiful people of South Florida. The VIP Wine and Dinner Experience is for true wine lovers and foodies. This year’s dinner experience will be led by a world-renowned sommelier Tahirah Habibifounder of the Hue Societyand Gourmet Chef darling chin. Returning is the SoLa Tasting Pavilion with over six top South Florida chefs in cooking demonstrations presented by Chef culture. New this year is the SoLa Tasting Room – an upgraded general admission ticket with access to an intimate tasting session led by spirits experts.

All event sponsors must be 21 years old and present a valid ID upon entry at the party. General admission tickets are $75 and $95 (with the addition of the tasting room); VIP Experience tickets are $150 (single) and $275 (couples).

For information on purchasing tickets, event programming, vendor and sponsor attendance, requesting media credentials, and more, visit For interview requests, please contact Natasha Sweeting, Nadashi Marketing, [email protected]

Elisha A. Tilghman