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8th Annual Taste of the Garden

The 8th Annual Taste of the GardenThursday, January 31, 6:30–9:30pm – Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach

Over 350 guests attended the beauty beneath the stars as they explored the renovated Botanical Gardens to sample delicious food and drinks from over 20 restaurants and renowned chefs at The 8th Annual Taste of the Garden. The silent auction included amazing items, as well as exciting raffle prizes, like a cruise for two. The emcee for the evening was Jennifer Reeves from NBC 6. Guests sampled specialties from a top Miami restaurants including: Centerplate, Essensia the Palms Hotel, Fish Fish Restaurant & Market, Grazie Italian Cuisine, Huahua’s Taqueria, Shake Shack, Shula’s America’s Steak House, Tosca… Grazie Italian Cuisine was repeater from the last year event, and first one to run out of the delicious pasta and meatballs.
The event was created by the Miami Beach Garden Club after the devastating hurricane Wilma damages. The Annual Taste of the Garden raises funds for the Miami Beach Botanical Garden to preserve their urban green-space, offer free admission, present arts and education programs, and support the Miami Beach Garden Club’s environmental and education programs such as junior gardening programs, tree planting and more.