Drink like a fish at Sea Grapes Wine & Food Fest

Entertainment includes ballroom dancers from Fred Astaire Dance Studios, belly dancers from Taverna Opa, performers from Busch Gardens, music by Rose Bilal & Band, and even the Weeki Wachee mermaids will be making an appearance.

The silent auction will feature tickets to local attractions, premium wine, restaurant gift certificates, professional art and more that patrons can bid on at the event. Online bidding during the event will also be available for those who cannot attend at www.biddingforgood.com.

Proceeds from the tickets and silent auction will benefit the aquarium's youth education programs, sea turtle rehabilitation, seahorse conservation and coral propagation.

Tickets are available for $95 if purchased online by May 6th and will be $125 on the day of the event. Visit seagrapes.org for more information and to purchase tickets.

8-11 p.m. 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, 813-273-4030.


Drink like a fish and sample culinary delights while supporting the Florida Aquarium’s youth education and conservation programs at the annual Sea Grapes Fine Wine & Food Festival this Saturday, May 7th.

This sea life-themed soiree includes food from local restaurants and businesses — including Bailey's Catering, Fly Bar & Restaurant, Timpano Italian Chop House and Whole Foods — as well as a myriad of wine (and even some beer) selections from Time for Wine, Pepin and Taps.


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