Winterfest’s Facebook Goes Pink for October





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Glam-A-THON raises funds for the Broward Health Foundation to financially assist breast cancer patients being treated at the Lillian S. Wells Women’s Center and requiring mammograms through the Lisa Boccard Breast Fund.

The 2014 Glam Doll Strut is October 18th 11 am – 3 pm  – JOIN and Support our Winterfest Team – “Sole Sisters”


FFEA Announces Winterfest Director on Board

1010657_10201334169138508_1868042439_nDawn Read – Event Director -Winterfest, Inc.

The Florida Festivals and Events Association (FFEA), the state’s primary professional organization for producers, vendors, and sponsors of festivals, fairs and special events, recently announced the election of directors and officers for its Board of Directors. Officers for the 2014 – 2015 FFEA Board of Directors are as follows: Chair – Patti Hamilton, Southern Waste Systems (Davie), Chair-Elect – Dan Goode, Sunfest, Inc. (West Palm Beach) Secretary – Dawn Read, Winterfest, Inc. (Fort Lauderdale); Treasurer – Dutch Sanger, Panama City Downtown Improvement Board (Panama City) and Past-Chair – Katherine Phillips-Chaplin, Coconut Grove Arts Festival (Coconut Grove). For the complete press release – click on the Winterfest Media page.10530526_10152370930913845_4819899677898109833_o

100 Days til Parade

September 100 days til parade

FORT LAUDERDALE (Broward County), FL- The Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest® Boat Parade is less than 100 days away! This year’s Parade is set to sail on Saturday, December 13, 2014 starting at 6:30 PM from downtown Fort Lauderdale with the theme “TV’s Greatest Hits.”

For details on how to be a part of all the fun and excitement of Winterfest, contact their office at 954.767.0686 or visit the Winterfest website at


Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Black Tie Ball presented by Moët & Chandon in association with Absolut Vodka and Milestone wines will set the surrealistic mood for this enchanted evening. Tagged as the largest holiday gala in Fort Lauderdale, attendees dressed in formal wear will dance and be entertained by a special performance direct from the Broadway Musical “Motown.”

The Ball is the most elegant of our festivities and by far the highlight of Fort Lauderdale’s social season. Bid on over 250 items in the Fidelity Investments Silent Auction. A live auction takes place inside the ballroom with items such as a Wine Estate Vacation and a shopping spree from Carroll’s Jewelers. Bid on weekend vacations, dinner at your favorite restaurant, sports memorabilia, fine art, collectibles and much more.

Entertainment brought to you by Greenspoon Marder Law Firm and Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

Enjoy the Patriot National Insurance Group Welcome Reception featuring an expanded Fidelity Investments Silent Auction from 6 – 8 p.m. Dinner and Dancing 8 – midnight. Hosted by the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at Hard Rock Live.

Enjoy the Night – Be Responsible – for information on having a driver drive your car home after the event.