Celebrate #SOBEWFF At Jungle Island

This post is sponsored by Jungle Island. Although I received compensation to share this information, all thoughts are my own. 

Round your foodie friends and plan a family day at Jungle Island! During the South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF), Jungle Island will be hosting its 10th annual Fun and Fit as a Family event on February 25th and 26th.

Fun and Fit as a Family offers children and parents the opportunity to try a variety of food served up by Food Network stars and culinary personalities, including Duff Goldman, Robert Irvine, Rev Run & Justine, and Andrew Zimmern.

 Andrew Zimmern and his friends.

With healthy food samples, fun physical fitness activities and three exciting animal shows, this event is sure to keep your family and friends entertained. There’s a little bit everything, so purchase your tickets in advance ($20 per person, per day).

Local residents are also invited to participate in a social media contest, “10 Days of Giveaways,” sponsored by Jungle Island and the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival. The contest begins February 15th and social media fans can participate by simply liking Jungle Island’s Facebook page and answering a series of questions related to the Festival.

Prizes will range from family-packs of tickets to Fun and Fit as a Family, to mingling with Jungle Island’s favorite animal residents; one-day passes to Jungle Island, etc. Winners to be announced each day. Be sure to use #JungleIsland and #SOBEWFF to help spread the word.

The upcoming event is was made possible by the generosity and support of numerous sponsors including Badia Spices, Baptist Health South Florida, Books & Books, Chef Works, Cooking Channel, Food Network, Goya Foods, Jungle Island, KitchenAid, Lifeway®, McDonald’s, Metro Signs, Miami-Dade County, Panda Kitchen and Bath, and U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance.

For more information about the Fun and Fit as a Family event, head over to sobefest.com/funandfit/

This week, Motherhood Through My Eyes gave away a family of four pack to one of our lucky readers as part of the #14DaysofLove giveaway. Read all about the 14 Days of Love giveaway here. 



  1. What an amazing photo. You look so happy in that photo. xx

  2. This sounds like such a cool event! I love that picture of Andrew Zimmerman with all the animals, it’s adorable! I would definitely check this out if I lived closer!

  3. All the years I’ve lived in South Florida and I’ve never been to this place. It sounds like so much fun!

  4. We have always wanted to go to Miami. It would definitely be a lot warmer than rainy England!

  5. My daughter would LOVE this! She’s big on seeing animals and this looks like a blast.

  6. Fun and Fit as a Family event sounds like a lot of fun! I’m sure my family would enjoy the even, wish we’d be in the area! Andrew Zimmern’s friends look so cute!

  7. Wow this looks awesome! This is definitely a family fun event 🙂

  8. Wow! That looks amazing and my daughter would LOVE it so so very much. Its seems like you get a lot for your money too. Thanks for sharing

  9. Sounds like a great weekend plan. Especially loved that u get to see the animals up close n folks from food network, that’s fantastic😊

  10. Sounds like a fun event! My family would love it. Jungle Island sounds like a cool place.

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