arts & entertainment
On Saturday Feb 18th at Royal Palm Pointe in Vero Beach, FL. The Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach club will host it’s 11th annual Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest fundraiser…A Day of craft beer tasting, Wing eating contests and lots of live music all for the benefit of the 60 plus projects that the club does each and every year.
You will find over 200 craft beers and some 50 homebrewed selections to try via a tasting bracelet that costs $45 now or $55 day of and with FREE Entry, there are 4 draft trucks with your favorites selection of beers. wine tents selling water and soda. 20 wing vendors vie for Best Wings in Vero in several categories including restaurants, independents, and nonprofits. We even have a Root Beer contest for the kids, so bring them.
The Wing Eating Contest is at 1pm so be sure to line up for that.
Four bands will be playing on two stages, on the East Stage at 11:30 is Dave Scott and the Reckless Shots, at 2 is EAST HARBOR, on the West Stage at 11:30 are the Sleepin Dogz and at 2 is Professor Pennygood’s Mighty Flea Circus.
All this fun turns into profits that the club uses to give out in 14 scholarships, helps ELC with the Little Wonders program, Citrus Elementary with their entrance Rain Garden, books for every student in the school district PREK, Little Birthday Day Angels laptops, Food year round in the Fellsmere Fridge project, St Francis Manor, ORCA, Coastal Connections, LaPorte Farms and the list goes on and on.
To buy tickets or to get information on the event visit www.floridacraftbrewandwingfest.com and to find out about Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach visit www.sunriserotaryverobeach.org Thanks to the many sponsors that support this event. Thanks to the City of Vero Beach officials that come to be our wing judges each year. Thanks to the many volunteers that work days in advance and the day of. Thanks to the Community of Vero Beach for attending and supporting. —