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“The Restaurant Diet” Book Signings, Scheduled and “Pop-up” Events

-2018-

Past and Scheduled Appearances:

1/11/18: Pop-up at Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, 5pm, in the bar.

1/12/18: Pop-up at Sant’ Ambroeus, Palm Beach, 10am, in the bar.

1/12/18: Pop-up at Trevini Ristorante, Palm Beach, Noon.

1/12/18: Pop-up at Cafe Chardonnay, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, Noon-1.

1/12/18: Pop-up at The Seafood Bar at The Breakers Hotel, Palm Beach, FL 3-4pm.

1/12/18: Pop-up at Royal Blues Hotel & Chanson Restaurant, Deerfield Beach, FL, 8pm.

1/13/18: Pop-up at The Palm Restaurant, Bay Harbor Islands, Florida (Miami), 7pm.

1/15/18: American Fine Wine Competition, Miami, Florida

1/24/18: The Reserve Bookstore, 6-8pm, Sarasota, Florida

1/26/18: Euphemia Haye Restaurant, Longboat Key, Florida. Cooking class with Chef Raymond Arpke (RSVP required), followed by lunch. Wine tasting with vintner Anthony Bell from Napa Valley and book signing by Fred Bollaci to follow from 2-4pm in the Haye Loft.

1/25-29/18:Forks & Corks, multiple events, Sarasota, Florida.

1/30/18 Simon’s Coffee House, Sarasota, Florida. Book signing 11am-1pm.

2/1/18: Addison Reserve Country Club, Delray Beach, FL Book signing 4:30pm (Private club- open to Members and their guests only, must RSVP)

2/1/18: Pop-up at Morton’s The Steakhouse, Boca Raton, FL, 6pm, in the bar.

2/2/18: Pop-up at Kathy’s Gazebo Cafe, Boca Raton, FL 6pm, in the cafe area.

2/9/18: Pop-up at Red Bar Brasserie, Southampton, NY, 8pm.

2/10/18: Pop-up at The Golden Pear, Southampton, NY, 9am.

2/10/18: Bookhampton, East Hampton, NY- Book signing 4-6pm, pop-up event in the lounge at 1770 House, East Hampton, 7pm.

2/10/18: Pop-up at 1770 House, East Hampton, NY, 6:30pm.

2/10/18: Pop-up at The Maidstone, East Hampton, NY, 8:30pm.

2/11/18: Pop-up at La Bussola, Glen Cove, NY, 6pm.

2/12/18: Pop-up at Umberto’s, New Hyde Park, NY, Noon.

2/12/18: Pop-up at Cipollini, Manhasset, NY, 3pm in the bar.

2/12/18: Pop-up at La Ginestra, Glen Cove, NY, 7pm.

2/17/18: Pop-up at Yard House, King of Prussia, PA, Noon.

2/20/18: Pop-up at Mecha Noodle Bar, Fairfield, CT, 7pm.

2/21/18: Pop-up at Pearl at Longshore, Westport, CT, Noon.

2/21/28: Pop-up at Tutto Bene, Fairfield, CT, 7pm.

2/24/18: R.J. Julia Bookstore, Madison, CT- Book signing 4-6pm.

2/25/18: Pop-up at S&P Oyster Company, Mystic, CT, Noon.

2/25/18: Pop-up at Season’s Restaurant at The Ocean House, Westerly, RI, 3pm.

2/26/18: Pop-up at Paci, Southport, CT, 5:30pm, in the bar.

2/26/18: Pop-up at Geronimo Tequila Bar, Fairfield, CT, 8pm, in the bar.

2/26/18: Pop-up at Homestead Inn/Thomas Henkelmann, Greenwich, CT, Noon.

2/27/18: Bold TV, New York, NY- Pop-up following appearance on Bold TV, 10am.

2/27/18: Pop-up at Gabriel Kreuther, New York, NY, Noon-2pm.

2/27/18: Pop-up at Tutto Bene, Fairfield, CT, in the bar, 5:30pm.

2/28/18: Pop-up at Prime American Kitchen, Stamford, CT, 8pm.

3/1/18: Pop-up at The Copper Grouse, Manchester, VT, 6pm.

3/1/18: Pop-up at The Other Woman (at The Perfect Wife), Manchester, VT, 8pm (upstairs).

3/2/18: The Perfect Wife Restaurant (and Northshire Books), at The Perfect Wife, book signing 6:30pm.

3/3/18: Pop-up at Teller’s Chophouse, Islip, NY, 6pm.

3/6/18: Pop-up at Bologna Cafe, Osprey, FL, 7pm.

3/7/18: Pop-up at Ruth’s Chris, Sarasota, FL, 6pm, in the bar.

3/8/18: Pop-up at Mario’s Osteria, Boca Raton, FL, Noon in the outside bar.

3/9/18: Pop-up at Houston’s, Boca Raton, FL, 11:30am, at the bar.

3/10/18: Pop-up at Trattoria Romana, Boca Raton, FL, 6pm in Bar Sorana.

3/19/18: Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL- Book signing and meet and greet during happy hour. Discounted cocktails and food available for purchase. 4-6pm.

3/20/18: Pop-up at Angelo Elia Pizza & Tapas, Delray Beach, FL, 5pm, at the bar.

3/21/18: Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL- Book signing and meet the author, 7-9pm. Raffle for a $75 gift card to The Cafe at Books & Books (featured in “The Restaurant Diet” for attendees).

3/22/18: Palm Beach Boat Show, West Palm Beach, FL

3/22/18: Pop-up at Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL 5-6pm, in the bar.

3/23/18: The St. George’s Society, Private Event at The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach, FL

3/24/18: Barnes & Noble, Wellington, FL 1-3pm Book signing and meet the author.

4/4/18: Simon’s Coffee House, Sarasota, FL 11am-1pm. Book Signing (The restaurant will be open and serving breakfast and lunch).

4/4/18: Bookstore 1, Sarasota, FL 2-3pm. Book Signing and “meet the author” at downtown bookstore.

4/5/18: Florida Winefest, The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, FL 11:30am-1:30pm. Book Signing. (Tickets to Winefest Thursday events required, to purchase, visit www.floridawinefest.org) books will be available for purchase at all Winefest events ($25 cash).

4/6/18: Florida Winefest, The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, FL 11:30am-1:30pm. Book Signing. (Tickets to Winefest Friday lunch event required, to purchase, visit www.floridawinefest.org)

4/7/18: Florida Winefest Grand Tasting Brunch and Charity Auction, The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, FL 11:30am-1:30pm. Book Signing. Tickets to Winefest Saturday Grand Tasting required, to purchase, visit www.floridawinefest.org)

4/7/18: Pop-up at Jack Dusty at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota. 2pm in the bar.

4/8/18: Florida Winefest “Wine on the Water” at The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, FL 1pm-3pm. Tickets for Sunday Wine on the Water event required, to purchase, visit www.floridawinefest.org

4/12/18: WFTS ABC ACTION NEWS TAMPA BAY, with Chef/Co-Owner Gino Tiozzo of Donatello Restaurant, airing on Tampa Bay’s Morning Blend at 10am.

4/12/18: Felice Italian Deli, Clearwater, FL 11am-1pm. Book Signing. (Felice will be open for dine in and take-out lunch as usual).

4/13/18: Fred Bollaci honored with the PEOPLE OF DISTINCTION Humanitarian Award by Al Cole from CBS Radio at First Unity Spiritual Campus, 460 46th Avenue N., St. Petersburg, FL
Tickets ($50) are available for purchase by clicking here.

4/14/18- Pop-up at The Sandpearl Resort, Clearwater Beach, FL Noon at Caretta on the Gulf.

4/15/18: Barnes & Noble, Tampa, FL (Carrollwood location), 2-4pm. Book Signing. 11802 Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa, FL 33618.

4/15/18: Pop-up at Donatello, Tampa, FL, 5:30-6:30pm in the lounge.

4/15/18: Pop-up at Fleming’s Steakhouse, Sarasota, FL, 6pm.

4/20/18: Pop-up at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, Sarasota, FL, 6pm.

4/21/18: Pop-up at The Pink Elephant, Boca Grande, FL Noon.

4/21/18: Pop-up at The Gasparilla Inn & Club, Boca Grande, FL, 6pm.

4/24/18: Pop-up at Angelo’s Ristorante, Sarasota, FL, 6pm.

4/26/18: Pop-up at The French, Naples, FL 1pm.

4/27/18: Pop-up at Bleu Provence, Naples, FL, 5:30pm.

4/27/18: Pop-up at Osteria Tulia, Naples, FL, 8pm.

4/29/18: Pop-up at Royal Blues Hotel & Chanson Restaurant, Deerfield Beach, FL, 3pm.

4/30/18: Pop-up at Tramonti Ristorante, Delray Beach, FL, Noon.

4/30/18: Pop-up at Mario’s Osteria, Boca Raton, FL, 5pm.

5/1/18: Pop-up at Sant’Ambroeus, Palm Beach, FL, 11am.

5/4/18: Pop-up at Mario’s Osteria, Boca Raton, FL, Noon.

5/7/18: The American Fine Wine Competition 11th Annual Charity Gala, Hyatt Pier 66, Fort Lauderdale, FL. Tickets $300 per person and benefits Autism Society of Florida. Includes gourmet food and award-winning wines. Fred will be attending and have books available for purchase. Also, Fred has donated several autographed books to be included in the charity auction. To purchase tickets, click here.

5/7/18: Pop-up at Osteria Salina, Delray Beach, FL. 6pm.

5/8/18: Marcello’s La Sirena, West Palm Beach, FL: Fred will be signing/selling books and giving a brief presentation about “The Restaurant Diet” at the Randall Grahm, Bonny Doon wine dinner, 6:30pm. Note: RSVP required, space is limited and wine dinners sell out quickly, event open only to wine dinner patrons. $89PP includes food and wine. Marcello’s La Sirena is one of only four Wine Spectator Grand Award recipients in the entire State of Florida–the wine dinners are always marvelous! Call 561.585.3128 to reserve, and visit their website and sign up for information on other wine dinners and special events. www.lasirenaonline.com Books will be available for purchase for $25.

5/14/18: Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL, 4-6pm: Fred will be in the lounge during happy hour for a meet-and-greet and to sign books, which will be sold for $25 cash and can be personalized. Extensive Happy hour menu with discounted food and drinks is available for purchase.

5/17/18: Ta-boo Restaurant, Palm Beach, FL, 4-6pm: Premium Happy Hour. Discounted food and cocktails. Fred will be in the bar area selling/signing books during happy hour.  Books $25 cash.

5/19/18: Books & Books, Suniland (Miami/Pinecrest, FL) 6pm. Book Signing.

5/21/18: Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL 4-6pm: Fred will be in the lounge during happy hour for a meet-and-greet and to sign books, which will be sold for $25 cash and can be personalized. Extensive Happy hour menu with half off most of the menu as well as drinks available for purchase.

5/23/18: Trevini Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL, 5-7pm. Book signing in the bar, books $25 cash. Trevini is featuring its Summer Maine Lobster with Pasta special for just $28 this and every Wednesday evening this summer.

5/29/18: Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL 4-6pm: Fred will be in the lounge during happy hour for a meet-and-greet and to sign books, which will be sold for $25 cash and can be personalized. Extensive Happy hour menu with half off most of the menu as well as drinks available for purchase.

6/1/18: Trevini Ristorante, Palm Beach. Private event honoring the Italian Consul General to Miami.

6/4/18: Pop-up at Bologna Cafe, Osprey, FL 6pm.

6/8/18: Bleu Provence, Naples, FL, 5-7pm in the bar during happy hour ($5 drinks, featured glasses of wine, $5 small bites), and Special SWFL Sizzle Restaurant Week Menu 5/31-6/13 ($36 Three-Course Meal from 5pm-close). Fred Bollaci will be signing/selling books at the bar, $25 cash.

6/9/18: Caffe’ Milano, Naples, FL, 3-5pm. Fred will be in the bar area during happy hour (half price on certain food items and discounted cocktails), signing/selling books. Books $25 cash.

6/9/18: Pop-up at Osteria Tulia, Naples, FL, 8pm.

6/10/18: Pop-up at Jane’s Cafe on Third, Naples, FL, 11am.

6/10/18: Pop-up at Sails Restaurant, Naples, FL, 5pm.

6/12/18: Euphemia Haye, Longboat Key (Sarasota, FL), 5:30-7:30pm in the Haye Loft lounge upstairs. It is Savor Sarasota week (discounted prix-fixe menus), as well as live music. Books are $25 cash, can be signed and personalized for you or as a gift. RSVP suggested.

6/18/18: Pop-up at Bologna Cafe, Osprey, FL 6pm.

6/20/18: Pop-up at Mediterraneo Ristorante Italiano, Sarasota, FL 6pm.

6/25/18: Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL 4-6pm. Fred will be in the lounge during happy hour for a meet-and-greet and to sign books, which will be sold for $25 cash and can be personalized. Extensive Happy hour menu with half off most of the menu as well as drinks available for purchase. Fred calls it “The Best Happy Hour in Palm Beach!” Even if you have a book, come join us for drinks and dinner, all half price!

7/5/18: Pop-up at Ruth’s Chris, Sarasota, FL, 6pm.

7/7/18: Pop-up at The Capital Grille, Sarasota, FL, 5pm in the bar.

7/11/18: Pop-up at La Scarpetta, Sarasota, FL, 6pm.

7/16/18: Pop-up at Tap 42, Boca Raton, FL 5pm.

7/17/18: Pop-up at Red Salt Room by David Burke at The Garden City Hotel, Garden City, NY, 6pm.

7/18/18: La Bussola, Glen Cove, NY. Fred will be signing books in his hometown from 5-6:30pm. La Bussola will be featuring a “special” happy hour and serving bar bites in honor of Fred. Books will be $25 cash. La Bussola is featured in “The Restaurant Diet” with recipes.

7/19/18: Pop-up at Ben’s Kosher Deli, Greenvale, NY. Noon.

7/19/18: La Ginestra, Glen Cove, NY. Fred will be signing books from 5-6:30pm for $25 cash. La Ginestra is featured in “The Restaurant Diet” with recipes.

7/20/18: Pop-up at 75 Main, Southampton, NY. 1-3pm.

7/20/18: Pop-up at Tutto Il Giorno, Southampton, NY., 5-7pm.

7/21/18: (Saturday afternoon) The Golden Pear Café, Bridgehampton, New York, 12-3pm.

7/21/18: Pop-up at Sant’Ambroeus, Southampton, NY, 6pm.

7/22/18: (Sunday Brunch) The American Hotel, Sag Harbor, New York, 12-2pm.

7/22/18: Pop-up at Ruschmeyer’s, Montauk, NY, 5-7pm with wine tasting event by Landmark Vineyards from Sonoma, CA.

7/23/18: Pop-up at Scarpetta Beach at Gurney’s Resort & Seawater Spa, Montauk, NY, 5pm.

7/24/18: Private group at Boca Country Club, Boca Raton, FL

7/25/18: Pop-up at Addison Reserve Country Club, Members Only, Delray Beach, FL

Stay tuned and follow Fred on Facebook at Fred Bollaci Enterprises for information on new scheduled and pop-up Book signings all over America!

-FALL 2018-

10/12/18 The Little Nell, Aspen, CO, pop-up in the lobby lounge, 2pm.

10/12/18 Explore Bookstore, Aspen, CO, 4pm.

10/13/18 Clark’s Oyster Bar, Aspen, CO, pop-up in the bar area, 4-6pm.

October 26, 2018: Bleu Provence, Naples, FL 5-7pm. Fred will be signing books in the bar area during happy hour. Books $25 cash.

October, 27 2018: The French Brasserie Rustique, Naples, FL, 3-5pm. Fred will be signing books in the bar area during happy hour. Discounted cocktails and small plates available for purchase. Champagne and select hors d’oeuvres will be served. Books $25 cash.

November 10, 2018: Mattison’s 41, Sarasota, FL: At Florida Winefest & Auction’s Annual Wild Truffle Dinner. Tickets $225pp, ($112.50 tax deductible). Fred will be in attendance and can sign/personalize books, $25 cash. For tickets to the event, visit www.floridawinefest.org

November 15, 2018: Felice Italian Deli, Clearwater, FL, book signing 11am-1pm, Felice will be providing light lunch fare for those who attend, and will be selling their book “Cooking With Mamma” as well.

-2019-

April 1, 2019: Trevini Ristorante, Palm Beach, FL. Venu Magazine VIP Apres Palm Beach Boat Show Cocktail Party, TBA. Hors d’oeuvres, house wines, beer, and well beverages complimentary to attendees. RSVP required. Fred will be signing and selling books.

April 4-7, 2019: Florida Winefest & Auction, Sarasota, FL. At events all 4 days of this annual charity food & wine festival. TBA.

April 25, 2019: Sarasota Women’s Group with Ida Zito, Sarasota, FL, 11:30am. Tickets and Details TBA.

May, 2019: Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Francisco, and Sonoma, CA. TBA.

July, 2019: Aspen, CO- events TBA the last week of July.

Stay tuned! More events and locations to be announced soon! To inquire about Fred coming to speak at your business or event, please use the contact form below.

 

CONTACT FRED

Fred Bollaci, CEO and President
Fred Bollaci Enterprises LLC
340 Royal Poinciana Way, Suite 317-232
Palm Beach, FL 33480

info@fredbollacienterprises.com

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