Miami-Dade's LGBT community honors Winter Party founders Dennis Leyva, Clark Reynolds, Ignacio Martinez-Ybor and Stewart Stein on March 9, 2013, at the festival's VIP reception at The Gale on South Beach.
The four are introduced by festival chairman Derek Yee and Vice Chairman Victor Diaz-Herman.
Winter Party Festival benefits the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, which donates two-thirds of the profits to LGBT nonprofits in South Florida.
Video by STEVE ROTHAUS / Miami Herald Staff
View a gallery of photos from the party at Steve Rothaus' Gay South Florida blog, http://bit.ly/10qmTeN