Feed your Weekend Appetite: August 7 through August 10

Looking to Awaken Appetites Unknown? Feed your weekend appetite with everything we have going on inside the Epicurean Hotel this weekend and beyond.

Man holding a glass of champagneThursday, August 7 in the Epicurean Theatre (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Napa Valley Academy WSET Level 1 This class provides a basic introduction to the main styles of wine available today. Ideal for those who want to learn more for either personal knowledge or to boost wine confidence for hospitality, retail or other front-of-the-house positions in the industry. The class price includes all course material, exam fees and all in-class wine tasting. A great opportunity to jump-start your career in wine! For more information visit: www.NapaValleyWineAcademy.com

Friday, August 8 in the Epicurean Theatre (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Napa Valley Academy WSET Level 2
This qualification class covers the key grape varieties and styles of wines produced around the world as well as the production of spirits and liqueurs. This class will take students through a guided tasting of wines while learning the WSET® systematic approach that will let you access wines in a structured manner. The class price also includes all course material, exam fees and all in-class wine tasting.
For more information visit: www.NapaValleyWineAcademy.com

Splash Sunday at the Epicurean Hotel Pool on Sunday, August 9 (12 p.m. – 5 p.m.)
South Tampa’s sexiest summer pool party series is the place to be every Sunday! Splash Sunday wouldn’t be complete without a DJ spinning all your favorite jams, and this weekend we’ll have DJ Fresh turning up the heat.Orangetheory Fitness will also provide fun giveaways, not to mention plenty of “eye candy!”  The cost is only $10 per person in advance through the website HERE or tickets will be available for $15 at the door. For the ultimate upgraded experience, reserve your own VIP area designed to accommodate up to ten guests for only $275. For all the details on Splash Sunday and to purchase tickets visit: https://epicureanhotel.com/splash-soho-pool-parties

Epic ChefMonday, August 10: Round Three of the Epic Chef Showdown in the Epicurean Theatre (6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.)
Z Grille vs. Rooster and the Till
The showdown continues as round three heats up as two popular restaurant Chefs go head-to-head for this week’s challenge, with all proceeds benefiting Feeding America Tampa Bay. Unfortunately, tickets are sold out for this event, but you can still support Feeding America Tampa Bay by visiting their website.

Weekly happenings at The Epicurean Hotel include:

Mondays through Thursdays in Spa Evangeline
Executive Happy Hour, 30-Minute Express Services
Discover the ultimate time management therapy. 30 minutes of max pampering and includes a complimentary glass of champagne, wine or Markers Mark. Done & done. Choose from the Sparkling Moscato Manicure ($30), Pinot Grigio Pedicure ($45), Food for the Sole ($65), Sauvignon Blanc Scalp Massage (15-min $30), Bourbon Back Soother ($30) and the Makers Mark Target Massage ($65). For more information and details on each treatment visit the Spa Evangeline website or call 813-999-8742. *menu & prices could vary seasonally

Half Off Wine Sundays Faust


Happy Hour Everyday From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Élevage Bar Enjoy the happy hour that everyone is talking about! Featuring $5 Chef Chad’s choice appetizers, $5 cocktails, $5 wines by the glass, and $3 beers. Isn’t it time you elevated your Happy Hour expectations? And, we’ll keep it fresh and exciting by changing the menu and selections each week. Just remember, the menu may change, but the prices will stay the same.

Half-price Wines, Every Monday at Élevage
MON-days are the new FUN-days! Enjoy dinner and your favorite wine at half-price.
All bottles under $100 are 50% every Monday!