Gulfstream Park to Host Taste of Equality, Benefiting Equality Florida, on Oct. 11

10/5/17

What/Who:

Gulfstream Park, a lavish open-air entertainment, dining and retail center anchored by the legendary Gulfstream racetrack, will host The Taste of Equality for the third consecutive year. All proceeds will benefit Equality Florida, the largest civil rights organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community, with more than 270,000 members statewide and over 75,000 in South Florida, and their Safe and Healthy Schools Project that is a pioneering new project to end LGBTQ bias in our schools.

Attendees can embrace their inner foodies with tasty treats and savory sips in the park from participating venues including Adena Grill & Wine Bar, BRIO Tuscan Grille, Frankey’s Sports Bar, Mijana Lebanese Cuisine, PlugIN Karaoke, ROK:BRGR Burger Bar + Gastropub, Strike 10 Bowling, Texas de Brazil, Williams-Sonoma and Yard House. The event will be hosted by 93.9MIA personality Gigi Diaz and feature great raffles prizes, entertainment, giveaways, and more.

The party starts with a welcome Tito’s cocktail in Champions Plaza where attendees will sign in and pick up their map to embark on their culinary journey. This event is open to the public with a goal of raising upwards of $10K to support and, more importantly, celebrate of the diversity of our local community. -

When:

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 6–9 p.m.

Where:

Gulfstream Park

901 S. Federal Hwy, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009

Cost:

$40 per person in advance; $50 at the door (based on availability)

How:

To purchase tickets, visit gulfstreampark.com/equality

About Gulfstream Park

Gulfstream Park not only offers world-class thoroughbred horse racing, but is also home to an exciting array of adult and kid-friendly venues including over 15 restaurants, outdoor cafes, nightclubs, two casinos, art galleries, fashion retailers, sports bars, state-of-the-art bowling alley, and a renowned selection of signature home stores. Newly added venues include Color Me Mine and PlugIn, with over 15 private karaoke rooms, and an upcoming expansion will include a luxury movie theater. Gulfstream Park is located at 901 South Federal Highway in Hallandale Beach, Florida, just two miles east of I-95. Valet service and complimentary self-parking are available. Gulfstream Park is open seven days a week. For hours, schedules, upcoming events and additional information, visit www.gulfstreampark.com or call 954-454-7000.

About Equality Florida

Equality Florida consists of two organizations - Equality Florida Institute, Inc., our 501(c)(3) educational charity and Equality Florida Action, Inc., our 501(c)(4) advocacy organization. Together, these organizations form the largest civil rights organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. Through education, grassroots organizing, coalition building, and lobbying, we are changing Florida so that no one suffers harassment or discrimination on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

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