Feed Your Weekend Appetite (And More) at the Epicurean January 6 through 8

Are you ready to Awaken Appetites Unknown this weekend? We have plenty to whet your appetite with everything we have going on at the Epicurean Hotel (and … in Tampa! Welcome, 2017 College Football Playoff NationalChampionship folks!) this weekend and beyond.

Up for a cruise around the neighborhood? Wheel on over to Hyde Park Village on our custom cruisers and kick off your new year! Thanks to Hyde Park Village, we’ve expanded our fleet of custom cruisers of ultra-cool Electra bikes!  Before or after Élevage brunch, stop by Yoga in Village Circle this Sunday.

2017 College Football Playoff National Championship
From the Taste of the Companionship at The Florida Aquarium, to the Championship Yacht Village at the Tampa Convention Center and to the Championship Tailgate VIP tent, our family of brands couldn’t be more excited to team up and participate in an incredible weekend taking center stage in Tampa Bay. Check out my blog here for your sneak peek into the biggest weekend of the year for college football!

New Hours at EDGE Social Drinkery
Chill out with rooftop views on EDGE, which is now open 7 days a week! Enjoy the cooler evening air all weekend long at Epicurean Hotel’s rooftop bar 
that’s unlike any other in Tampa. Kick back, relax and sip on the newest nine must-try hand-crafted cocktails and artisanal spirits on the EDGE of your expectations.

Happy Hour: Everyday from 3–7 pm: Élevage Bar
Stop in at the Élevage Bar, and enjoy four of the happiest hours in 
South Tampa any day of the week! Featuring $3 beers, $5 cocktails, $5 wines by the glass, and $5 appetizers. We keep the experience fresh and exciting by weekly curating the menu and selections at Chef Chad Johnson’s culinary discretion. Just remember: the menu may change, but the prices will stay the same. Isn’t it time you elevated your Tampa Happy Hour expectations?

Spa Evangeline Presents ELEMIS
Spa Evangeline is thrilled to introduce ELEMIS skincare line, a luxury skincare and spa brand that delivers clinically trialed therapies and products for face and body. The experience is exceptional, the results are real. Pick from two 60-minute ELEMIS facials this month for $99. Elemis Pro-Collagen Age Defying: Tackle fine lines and wrinkles with the clinically proven age-defying benefits of marine charged Padina Pavonica and Red Coral. Targeted massage encourages optimum cellular function for nourished, younger looking skin. ELEMIS Superfood Pro-Radiance: A nutritional boost rich in superfoods and essential minerals. Designed to pack stressed, dull skin with energizing, detoxifying actives.  

Spa Evangeline’s Membership Special
Sign up for a full 6-month spa membership and receive the 7th month complimentary! (Valid Jan. 1 – 31, 2017) Learn more here.

Max Kauffman: CASS Contemporary Art Space & Studio
Ongoing daily in the Epicurean Library Lounge

Our fourth featured artist, Max Kauffman, brings his eclectic art to the Epicurean Hotel’s Library Lounge gallery. His show titled “When The Current Dictates” is inspired by anthropology, architecture and the magic of nature — evoking the everyday struggles of humanity. Stop by our lobby to purchase Max’s work for the art lover in your life! 
Visit www.kauffmanartistry.com.

More upcoming events you won’t want to miss …

VooDoo Chef Experience IIIX
Friday, January 13 (7-9 pm)

Kick off the Gasparilla season VooDoo Style! The VooDoo Chef returns and works his magic to create some of his favorite party food in preparation of the biggest and best party in the nation … Gasparilla! From Southwestern (not-so-cinnamon) BBQ Breakfast Rolls to Espresso Rubbed Belly – you don’t want to miss a chance to take part in this fantastic feast. Tickets are $65 per person and can be purchased at EpicureanTheatre.com.

Cupcakes & Cocktails: A Resolution Worth Keeping!
Wednesday, January 18, (7-9 pm)
She’s back! Chef Beth from Cloud 9 Confections returns for a “cupcake take” on three classic desserts. From Coconut Cream Pie, Peach Cobbler, to Boston Cream Pie — we guarantee indulging will be totally worth it! Tickets are $65 per person, and ALWAYS sell out. Reserve your spot here.