Best Of Southern Florida Events: July 27-August 3

Best of South Florida Events July 27-Aug 3 2012

Best of South Florida Events July 27-Aug 3 2012

Florida Travel Guide: Events July 27-August 3

If you’re searching for some fun things to do while you’re in southern Florida, check out some of the great events happening this weekend.

1. Key Largo Wine and Food Festival

Key Largo is known worldwide for its bounty of fresh tropical fruit along with its lobster and shrimp and fresh fish. Celebrate the best foods Key Largo has to offer during the ten day Key Largo Wine and Food Festival. Feast on gourmet wine dinners. Experience the culture of Key Largo on a plate!

  • Highlight: Ten days of food!
  • When: July 27-August 5, 2012
  • Where: Various locations in Key Largo, Florida
  • Cost: $28

2. Harry Potter Screening

Books & Books Coral Gables is hosting a free screening of Harry Potter this weekend. Bring your kids and make sure they have their capes and wands as well as something soft to sit on. Pick up your free tickets at Books & Books Coral Gables (they’re required) and remember that seating is limited so get there early.

  • Highlight: Harry Potter!
  • When: July 29, 2012 | 6pm
  • Where:  265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, Florida
  • Cost: Free

3. Bikini Parade

There’s no better way to raise awareness of UV Safety Month than by parading 450 bikini clad women along the beach! That’s what’s happening at Exit 66 on Saturday. It’s also an attempt to set a world record for most ladies dressed in bikinis in one parade. Participating women receive sun visors, UV 400 sunglasses, lip balm with an SPF 15, a shot glass full of sunscreen and a bottle of Gatorade. The women will also go through the “SunWise” station before the parade to get lotion applied before the one mile walk. All women in bikinis are free to participate in the parade – it starts at 4pm. Afterwards there will be a pool party scheduled to last until 8pm.

  • Highlight: Girls in bikinis
  • When: July 28, 2012 | 1pm (parade at 4pm)
  • Where: 219 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Cost: $7 for men

Tell us…

Which of these South Florida events would you most like to see on your travels?