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South Florida Food and Drink Specials This Weekend: Margaritaville Anniversary, Mutts & Martinis, and Full Moon Dinner


Full Moon Dinner at Beauty and the Feast
Beauty and the Feast (Fifth Floor Oceanfront Terrace, 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.) will host a harvest-themed full moon dinner. Featured in the three-course meal are healthy apple chop salad, lamb and rice "cigar" bites, and choice of steak au poivre, grilled mahi mahi, or duck a l'orange. There is also a pastry special. Tickets cost $39.95. This starts at 7 p.m. Visit

Third-Annual Movember Happy Hour With GA Telesis
Funky Buddha Brewery (1201 NE 38th St., Oakland Park) will be working with GA Telesis of Fort Lauderdale for this fundraiser. From 5:30 to 9 p.m., guests can enjoy the festivities, including a raffle and silent auction. Visit

Tacos & Hip-Hop
Subculture Coffee (509 Clematis St., West Palm Beach) will host an event filled with tacos from Zipitios and music from Selecta and Ddubz. Admission costs $5 for those ages 18 to 20, while those 21 and over get in for free. This starts at 7 p.m. Visit

Margaritaville Anniversary
Margaritaville (1111 N. Ocean Dr., Hollywood) turns one year old this weekend. Starting Friday, there will be celebrations all weekend long. Kicking off the festivities are $5 boat drinks and $5 bites from 5 to 6 p.m. There will also be $5 anniversary hot dogs. During a Coffee Happy Hour from 3 to 6 p.m., anticipate $1 small coffees at the Margaritaville Coffee Shop as well as $5 Anniversaritas. Visit


World of Beer Turns Five
World of Beer Wellington (2465 S. SR-7, Wellington) will celebrate its fifth birthday starting at noon. The superhero-themed party will include TC Melts food, games, raffles, special mixed drafts with snack flights, and more. Visit

Riverwalk’s 11th-Annual Mutts & Martinis

The Historic DownTowner (10 S. New River Dr., Fort Lauderdale) will be the host of all things puptastic from noon to 3 p.m. There will be cocktails, appetizers, a silent auction, giveaways, a pet fashion show, live music, and more. Tickets cost $20 online until 10 p.m. on November 18. They will be $25 at the door. Partial proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Broward County. Call 954-468-1541 ext. 205 or email [email protected].

Treasures & Tea: An Artisan Market

Novel Tea (2043 Wilton Dr., Wilton Manors) will host its monthly artisan market from 5 to 9 p.m. Featured will be handmade jewelry and gifts as well as live music. Visit Novel Tea's Facebook page.


Gobble Til You Wobble Beer Dinner
Bangin' Banjo Brewing Company (3200 NW 23rd Ave., Pompano Beach) is the spot for a beer dinner from 7 to 10 p.m. Teaming up with Tucker Dukes, the five-course dinner includes turkey tetrizini croquette, butternut squash gnudi, stuffed quail, short rib meatloaf, and smoked caramel apples wrapped in bacon. Tickets cost $65. Visit

All Month Long

Hoffman's Chocolate Winter Wonderland
Hoffman’s Chocolates is celebrating its 26th-annual Winter Wonderland at Hoffman’s Chocolates Factory, Shoppe, Ice Cream Parlour, and Gardens (5190 Lake Worth Rd., Greenacres). Until Friday, December 30, attendees can enjoy lights, holiday displays, photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and more. The shop will also introduce its Circle of Celebration Holiday Wreath Display and Contest. Visit

Football Specials at Burger Bar

Burger Bar (4650 Donald Ross Rd., Palm Beach Gardens) will celebrate the NFL season with $14 domestic beer buckets, $18 imported beer buckets, and appetizer specials. Games will be shown on nineteen 55-plus-inch HD TVs. Specials are available for both day and night games, from Thursday Night Football through Monday Night Football. Visit

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Natalya Jones is a food and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach Counties. To get the latest in entertainment and fun things to do in South Florida, follow her on Twitter.