Giada De Laurentiis extends her hand toward a lemur at Jungle Island on Saturday as part of the “Fun and Fit as a Family" event.
To coincide with the Food Network South Beach Food & Wine Festival, celebrity chefs are appearing at Jungle Island in Miami this weekend.
The event, called “Fun and Fit as a Family,” presented by Florida Blue and sponsored by Carnival Cruise Lines, is intended to provide parents and their children “the basics of healthy eating up close with Food Network celebrity chefs,” a press release said.
Expected to appear Sunday are Reed Alexander, Robert Irvine, Aarón Sánchez, Lorena Garcia, Sunny Anderson, Anne Burrell and Hedy Goldsmith. The public may still purchase tickets at Jungle Island to attend Sunday’s event, said Ashley K. Serrate, public relations manager for Jungle Island.
The chefs scheduled Saturday were Giada De Laurentiis, Rocco DiSpirito, Andrew Zimmern, Jeff Mauro, Reed Alexander and Adrianne Calvo, according to the event’s website.