Miami to Host Mango Festival

A sweet taste familiar to Caribbean Americans will be available in abundance this month at the “South Beach Mango Festival”.

mangoLummus Park on Ocean Drive, Miami will be the venue for the festival July 27 and 28.

More than 100 vendors are expected to showcase a variety of locally grown mangoes and other tropical fruits. Noon to 6 p.m. on July 27will feature a“Mangopolooza”. The following day, from 11a.m. to 6p.m. will be a “Sunday Funday”, including music, food, drinks, mango eating competitions and a best baked mango dish contest.

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