Events

Events

Discover new ways to give back

Want to support the initiatives of the Laxer Family Foundation? Your time, treasure and talent are invaluable to us. Check out all of our amazing events.

Bern's Winefest

April 18th – 26th, 2020

Hosted by Bern's Steak House, Haven, Bern's Fine Wines and Spirits, and The Epicurean Hotel. Each year our festival grows in event options and prestige as we provide a full week of indulgence. This event benefits the Bern Laxer Memorial Scholarship Fund via the James Beard Foundation.  These scholarships assist students in the state of Florida with a career in culinary, hospitality management, or viticulture.

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Sunday Supper

October 27th, 2019

This event celebrates the culinary talents of the Tampa Bay area through a family-style feast from the best chefs in our food scene. The night begins at our affiliated restaurant Haven, and ends in a decadent finale under the stars at the Epicurean Hotel. In addition to having a significant amount of fun, the chef's efforts for this evening go toward inspiring and cultivating the next generation of culinary leaders through donations made to the James Beard Scholarship Program.

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Whiskey Tampa Foxtrot

November 6th – 9th, 2019

For two consecutive years, WhiskEy Tampa Foxtrot has been hosted by Bern's Steak House, Haven and the Epicurean Hotel. It is an opportunity to Sample more than 200 hand crafted whisk(e)ys while enjoying food from six Tampa Bay restaurants. WTF benefits Veterans through donations made to Operation First Response, Southeastern Guide Dogs and the maintenance of America's Fist Response Monument through the American Freedom Distillery.

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