Since its inauguration in 2007, the Taste of Harbor Beach has raised more than $330,000 for Nicklaus Childrenâ€™s Hospital, the exclusive Childrenâ€™s Miracle Network Hospital in Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties. Childrenâ€™s Miracle Network Hospitals is an international non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds and awareness for 170 childrenâ€™s hospitals across North America.
The elegant evening will feature food stations from the Harbor Beachâ€™s resort restaurants 3030 Ocean and Sea Level, as well as signature cuisine selections by guest chefs from noted area restaurants, including Burlock Coast of The Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale Beach; Nisi Mediterranean Restaurant, Fort Lauderdale Beach; Angelo Elia The Bakery Bar, Fort Lauderdale; Steak 954, Fort Lauderdale Beach; Ocean 2000 at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale Beach; BSquare Burgers & Booze, Fort Lauderdale; Bravo Gourmet Sandwich; Peruvian Cuisine, Wilton Manors; Grateful Palate Catering & Events, Fort Lauderdale; and Beauty & The Feast Bar/Kitchen, Fort Lauderdale Beach.
Silent and live auctions will feature travel opportunities to Marriott hotels and resorts globally, including destinations as New York, San Francisco, Aspen, Las Vegas, Peru, Aruba, St. Kitts, and Tuscany. This year the silent auction has gone online, featuring the opportunity for advance bidding as well as during the evening of the event. Bidders can register on the site, www.qtego.net/qlink/hbtaste2016 and begin bidding using their smart phone or PC. A live auction featuring select travel prizes and other gift items will take place during the event. Tickets areÂ $75 in advance; or $100 at the door.Â Purchase tickets by calling 954-847-4785, or by emailing Pam Cook at Pam.M.Cook@marriott.com.