Here in sunny SOUTH FLORIDA we grow, gather and devour some of the most delicious MANGOS in the world. South Florida is ideally located for growing Mangos, adjacent to the sea and clean easterly breeze, one can argue our MANGOS ARE AS SWEET AS SUGAR.
Saturday 11am-5pm: beautiful LUMMUS Park on the sand between Ocean Drive and Miami Beach. Our Main event feature dozens of restaurants, bars serving mango cocktails, Mango Tasting Tent, a Mango Auction, Cooking competitions and demonstrations to boot.
Sunday 11am-6pm: Lummus Park once again for Day Two of our main event featuring competitions, cooking demo’s, kids’ activities, and a Grand Finale from 4-6. Mangos equal health, this year we will host YOGA, STRETCH, Meditation and Mangos classes. Kids bounce house and kids mango eating competition.
Now, the annual SOUTH BEACH MANGO Festival, slated for July 27-28, 2019, is being launched to celebrate the MANGO. It will take place at the peak of South Florida’s famed MANGO season on South Beach’s beautiful, white sandy beach in Lummus Park. The event is perfect for TROPICAL FRUIT lovers and culinary enthusiasts of every age as well as the numerous domestic and international visitors who flock to South Beach. What’s more, it will benefit a vital non-profit philanthropic organization, Big Brothers and Big Sisters.
A MANGO FARMERS MARKET featuring private growers offering more than 40 varieties of juicy, sweet, locally farmed MANGO; cooking classes featuring the golden fruit; a children’s play area; and an entertainment area with TOP RESTAURANTS, MUSIC, and DANCING. CHEF demos, a memorable MANGO-mixology competition, and books that offer MANGO recipes. MANGO ART, MANGO JEWELRY.