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10 Things to Do in Southwest Florida in June 2017

Jun 08, 2017 09:35PM, Published by Kevin, Categories: Local Living

There are plenty of exciting things going on in Southwest Florida, but it can be tough finding out about them. We've compiled 10 things that are happening in June 2017 for our readers to explore.

Savor Sarasota - start Jun 01 2017 1200AM

Savor Sarasota - Jun 01 - 14, 2017 12:00AM

We're known for having the #1 beach in the USA but we also have the highest concentrations of Zagat®-rated restaurants in Florida. You knew that already? Well, did you know you can plan a... Read More » 


Sarasota Music Festival - start Jun 08 2017 1200AM

Sarasota Music Festival - Jun 08 - 24, 2017 12:00AM

The Sarasota Music Festival is a magical combination of youthful promise and acclaimed talent that carries a reputation as one of the finest classical-music events in the nation. Read More » 


TAKE TWO TRIBUTE SHOW  - start Jun 07 2017 0700PM

TAKE TWO TRIBUTE SHOW - start: Jun 07, 2017 07:00PM

TAKE TWO is a powerhouse team of musical impressionists with a theatrical twist. Two of the best tribute artists in SWFL their music is danceable and entertaining. This show is complete ... Read More » 


Lemongrass - start Jun 08 2017 0600PM

Lemongrass - start: Jun 08, 2017 06:00PM

Performing classic rock from the ’50s to today, the Lemongrass duo features Nick and Jim. Their live, unplugged rock-and-roll show will keep your feet tapping. Find out why they always pl... Read More » 


An Evening with Paul Shaffer  The Worlds Most Dangerous Band  - start Jun 10 2017 0800PM

An Evening with Paul Shaffer & The World’s Most Dangerous Band - start: Jun 10, 2017 08:00PM

33 years as David Letterman’s musical director and sidekick, Paul Shaffer began his career in 1972 as musical director of the Toronto production of Godspell. He played piano with Saturday... Read More » 


Photo courtesy of Crescent Beach Family Park

Battle on the Blueway 2017 - start: Jun 10, 2017 07:30AM

The Battle on the Blueway will be held June 10th and 11th, on the Calusa Blueway in Fort Myers Beach, FL. This sanctioned WPA points event will feature three distance races. The Ron Jon 7... Read More » 


Community Volunteer Fair - start Jun 13 2017 1000AM

Community Volunteer Fair - start: Jun 13, 2017 10:00AM

Nonprofit organizations will be available to talk with people about their volunteer opportunities in Sarasota. All ages welcome. Read More » 


Doug Deming  The Jewel Tones - start Jun 16 2017 0500PM

Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones - start: Jun 16, 2017 05:00PM

Doug Deming is an American blues and roots guitarist/vocalist, born and raised in the Detroit area, currently residing on the Gulf coast of Florida. Doug is the 2013 recipient of the Blue... Read More » 


Veterans 5K Run - start Jun 17 2017 0730AM

Veteran’s 5K Run - start: Jun 17, 2017 07:30AM

Warm-up for the event starts at 7:30 a.m. There will be a DJ, pre- and post-activities, photo booth and more. Fees are $20 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. To register... Read More » 


Truck Jeep  SUV Show at Yacht Club - start Jun 17 2017 0900AM

Truck, Jeep & SUV Show at Yacht Club - start: Jun 17, 2017 09:00AM

Join us for a Truck, Jeep & SUV Show on Saturday, June 17 from 9:00am-1:00pm at the Yacht Club Community Park! This is a show for all years of Trucks, Jeeps and SUV’s only and chil... Read More » 


Be sure to post your events and encourage your favorite venues, promoters, and businesses to post theirs. All events are eligible to be selected and promoted as an Editor's Pick, will yours be next?

Editor's Picks Events

  • Sunday Farmers Market

    08:30AM — 01:00PM

    Meet in the Historic Settlement of Koreshan State Historic Site at our quaint market EVERY SUNDAY...

  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...

  • Explore the Koreshan Unity Settlement Historic District, listed on the National Register of Histo...

  • Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    We have the perfect place to grab some food and a drink while the kids play, meet new friends, an...

  • Wisdom in Motion with Susi

    04:00PM — 05:30PM

    Dance exercise lifts the spirit, frees the mind, reduces stress and supports weight management an...

  • FMDG vs Dub City

    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    Only TWO more games left this season! Don't miss out! Your Fort Myers Derby Girls are battling it...

  • Woody Brubaker


    Woody Brubaker has spent an astounding and productive fifty-seven years in the music business. An...

  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...

  • Stress Less Friday with Heather and Anna

    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Give yourself one whole day to focus on slowing down and being mindful, grateful, and full of opt...

  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...

  • Surrealist Summer Exhibit

    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    August 4 - 25, 2017 What is real? What is imaginary? This exhibition aims to merge the two. Su...

  • Sunset Celebration at Times Square

    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Live Music, Food and Fun at Time Square on Fort Myers Beach

  • Ladies' Night at The Paint Escape

    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...

  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise


    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...

  • Summer Singer Songwriter Competition

    07:30PM — 10:30PM

    The Singer Songwriter Competition is the last date in the Sounds of Summer Concert Series by Isla...

  • Three Crooked Steps

    08:30PM — 11:30PM

    Three Crooked Steps is a SWF three piece versatile band playing music you simply cannot mistake f...

  • Observing the eclipse in front of the planetarium with the CNCP Coronado Solar Telescope. Your ho...

  • Health in Motion Bus

    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County’s (DOH-Sarasota) Health in Motion staff provi...

  • Book - a - Tech Librarian


    Want to learn more about using a computer or your device? Sign up for your 30 minute session with...

  • Movie Night

    05:00PM — 07:30PM

    Join us for our Movie Night!! *Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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