Congratulations, you made it through yet another working week. You might as well give yourself a pat on the back to celebrate — or better yet, a drink or three. This weekend in Broward and Palm Beach counties, choose from a full moon party, a brewery anniversary, an Oktoberfest and more for your fun foodie events.
It's officially Oktoberfest season, so check out our roundup of all the specials and events taking place throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties.
Full Moon Party at Beauty and the Feast
Beauty and the Feast (601 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.) is hosting a 3 course Full Moon dinner at 7 p.m. Admission is $39.95. Stick around for the Full Moon party at 8 p.m. Visit EventBrite.com.
Anniversary Party at Funky Buddha
Funky Buddha (2621 N Federal Hwy., Boca Raton) will be celebrating their anniversary at 2 p.m. with over 30 beers and two food trucks, Outside the Box and It's A Cubano B. Brews include Carrot Cake, Blueberry Cobbler, No Crusts PB&J, Passionfruit Berliner and even more. Visit FunkyBuddha.com.
Wine, Wellness and Your Big Picture Café
Your Big Picture Café (5935 S University Dr, Davie) is hosting a wine and food tasting with its very own Len Perry. Sponsored by Juice Plus+, food and wine will be catered from the café itself. Guest speaker Tomey Sellars will be in attendance as well. Attendance is limited to 25 people and the event starts at 3:15 p.m. Visit YourBigPictureCafe.com.
Brunch at Himmarshee Public House
For a little hair of the dog and to ease your way into the work week, head over to Himmarshee Public House (201 SW 2nd St., Fort Lauderdale) for $15 dollars bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys. Let’s not forget about food: the specialty brunch menu includes mouthwatering items such as the red velvet pancakes and the banana bread French toast. Brunch starts at 10 a.m. and is also available on Saturdays. Visit PublicHouseFTL.com.
All Weekend Long
Dine Out Fort Lauderdale
Dining for cheap in Fort Lauderdale is also in effect with three-course dinners at $35. Participating restaurants include Beauty and the Feast, Chart House, 15th Street Fisheries and more. This ends October 12. Visit sunny.org/dineout.
Natalya Jones is both 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.
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