The Winterfest Launch Party

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The 2023 Winterfest Launch Party has entered the history books!

Coming in 2024, this page will be updated with all the exciting details of the next Winterfest Launch Party on October 19, 2024.
We’ll see you then!

The 2023 Winterfest Launch Party - Platinum Rewind
2023 Winterfest Launch Party Presented by Gray Robinson Featured Restaurant Casa Calabria
As a Winterfest partner, you will receive tickets to South Florida’s preview of the holiday season featuring Winterfest updates, amazing bites, sips, entertainment, and at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa. The event is scheduled for Saturday, October 14, 2023 from 7-10pm, and will feature delights from top-area restaurants throughout Broward County.


  • The event’s theme “Platinum Rewind” in reflective celebration of  this year’s Parade theme “Reflections Afloat”20 years of Seminole Hard Rock and Winterfest together. This year’s Parade celebrates 52 years as a signature Holiday Tradition in South Florida.
  • Special Performance by Grand Master Flash and the Furious Five courtesy of Ocean Manor Beach Resort.
  • Appearance by the Winterfest Poster Artist – Laura Brill Elmore – 954 Design, and the unveiling of the original artwork of this year’s poster.
  • Future Tech / LG Experience
  • Water Taxi Photo Booth
  • Carroll’s Jewelers Bling Rings
  • Check out what you missed last year – WSVN Channel 7’s coverage (additional event links on
Special Performance by Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
Ocean Manor Beach Resort
2023 Poster Artist Laura Brill Elmore
Laura Brill Elmore

Did you receive an invitation but don’t know what to wear? Click on this LookBook link.

Gray Robinson logo
Casa Calabria logo
Piazza Italia Logo
3030 Ocean Logo
Marriott Resort Fort Lauderdale Harbor Beach logo
Billy's Stone Crab Restaurant & Fisheries logo
Mimi's Ravioli logo
Eddie V's logo
Sea Level logo
Timpano Las Olas logo
FOGO de CHAO logo
Little Ochi Carl's Seafood Restaurant & Take Out logo
LaCroix Logo
Republic National Distributing Company logo
Stella Artois logo
Sixth Star Logo
The Water Taxi logo
King Security logo
Carroll's Jewelers logo
Fifth Third Bank logo
  • TITLE SPONSOR: Gray Robinson
  • FEATURED RESTAURANT: Casa Calabria Restaurant
  • BEVERAGES: Republic National Distributing Company, Stella Artois, La Croix
  • RESTAURANTS: 3030 Ocean, Casa Calabria, Piazza Italia

Photos are on our Facebook page.

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