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RSW Living: November/December 2017 Issue

Oct 25, 2017 07:18PM ● Published by Kevin

Eat well and travel often. If you think this is a good idea, then the Nov/Dec issue is definitely for you. We'll give you the lowdown on some of the most interesting local restaurants and food trends. Plus, if you're planning your next getaway, we'll give you some great ideas about places to visit here in Southwest Florida and beyond.

Read some of our top stories below.

Enjoy reading our previous digital issue.




Photo by Mandy Carter

Tourist in Your Own Backyard: Wonderful getaway choices in Southwest Florida

Here is a great 3-day itinerary for being a tourist in your hometown. Read More » 

 

Night Lights illuminate Naples Botanical Garden Photo courtesy of Naples Botanical Garden

Reasons for the Season: Night lights, tree lights and fireworks

Here's a list of things to do around Southwest Florida this holiday season. Read More » 

 

Mojitos line the bar at Havanas well-known La Bodeguita del Medio Photo courtesy of Libby McMillan Henson

Cuba Unplugged: Florida woman’s fun tours, an insider’s perspective, how locals ‘eke’ a living

Cuban-born chef Gloria M. Jordan’s adorable way with words, zany sense of humor, zest for life and seemingly unlimited energy are all part of her recipe for success. Read More » 

 

When Flagler Met Florida Millionaires legacy continuing to astound holidays are extra special - Oct 25 2017 0124PM

When Flagler Met Florida: Millionaire’s legacy continuing to astound, holidays are extra special

When Henry Flagler decided he liked Florida, he went all in. In the late 1800s Flagler teamed up with John D. Rockefeller to form Standard Oil, and his fortune flowed like the oil he sold. Read More » 

 

Photo courtesy of Divieto Ristorante

Dining at Divieto Ristorante: The newest hotspot at Coconut Point Mall

The newest addition to the dining scene at Coconut Point Mall, Divieto means prohibition in Italian, and that is indeed the vibe here. Read More » 

 

Photo by Megan DiPiero

Southwest Florida Chefs: Holiday traditions and tips from our region’s top gourmets

An in-depth look at our region's chefs' holiday traditions. Read More » 

 

In Print 2017
  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/28/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Festival of Trees

    11/28/2017
    10:00AM

    The annual Festival of Trees is a five-day event in which beautiful and creatively decorated tree...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    11/28/2017
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • After-school Clique, 3rd-5th grades

    11/28/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/28/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Preview Party & Breakthrough Awards

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Tree Preview attendees will see more than 20 artificial trees decorated by local businesses and v...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Wines One

    11/28/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    An introduction to the pleasures of wine. Food & wine parings. Taste over a dozen wines - many ma...


  • Like a Broadway spectacular, this holiday tradition has it all — glorious sets and costumes, magi...


  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/30/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Festival of Trees

    11/30/2017
    10:00AM

    The annual Festival of Trees is a five-day event in which beautiful and creatively decorated tree...


  • Mozart in Film: Amadeus

    11/30/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Milos Forman’s 1984 fictionalized film concerning the life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart i...


  • Mozart in Film: Amadeus

    11/30/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Milos Forman’s 1984 fictionalized film concerning the life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart i...


  • After-school Crew, Kindergarten-Grade 2

    11/30/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/30/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Broadway On The Beach

    11/30/2017
    06:00PM

    JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort is pleased to host the world premiere of Broadway on the Be...


  • November Wine & Food Tasting

    11/30/2017
    06:00PM

    Bailey’s is excited to host wines from J Vineyards for our November Wine & Food Tasting. This mon...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Elf Jr.

    11/30/2017
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

    The Creative Theater Workshop, Inc. is a community based non-profit organization that encourages ...


  • Painting with a Purpose

    11/30/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Join our friends from Painting with a Twist of Fort Myers for an evening of art and amusement on ...


  • Like a Broadway spectacular, this holiday tradition has it all — glorious sets and costumes, magi...


  • Broadway On The Beach

    11/29/2017
    06:00PM

    JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort is pleased to host the world premiere of Broadway on the Be...


  • Like a Broadway spectacular, this holiday tradition has it all — glorious sets and costumes, magi...


  • LeAnn Rimes

    12/04/2017
    08:00PM

    LeAnn Rimes sings holiday classics and her country hits! A mainstay on the country and pop charts...


  • Christmas in the Park

    12/08/2017
    04:00PM — 10:00PM

    The City of Fort Myers celebrates the season with Christmas in the Park from 4 to 10 p.m. on Dece...


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/08/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    More lights on more nights are planned for the annual Night Lights in the Garden at the Naples Bo...


  • Naples Christmas Boat Parade

    12/09/2017
    06:15PM

    There’s nothing cooler and truly Southwest Floridian during the holiday season than the Naples Ch...


  • Echoes

    12/09/2017
    08:00PM

    Tillie and Samira were born 175 years apart, but their parallel stories eerily mirror one another...


  • The music from the classic A Charlie Brown Christmas featuring Steinway Artist Jim Martinez and h...


  • A community-wide Hanukkah celebration brings hundreds of people together to celebrate their faith...


  • The music from the classic A Charlie Brown Christmas featuring Steinway Artist Jim Martinez and h...


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