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It's a Southwest Florida Symphony 'Charlie Brown' Christmas Celebration, Coming This December

Nov 20, 2017 ● By Kevin

The Southwest Florida Symphony Orchestra will perform a special Charlie Brown Christmas-themed concert series in the middle of December.

Festivals, Shows and Holiday Happenings in Southwest Florida This Month

Nov 16, 2017 ● By Kevin

We've compiled 10 unique holiday happenings in Southwest Florida throughout the rest of November 2017 for our readers to explore.

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

Oct 25, 2017

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

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

Oct 25, 2017 ● By Mandy Carter

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

Shows You Can't Miss in 2017-18 in Sarasota

Oct 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

We compiled a list of performing arts venues and groups and their 2017-18 schedules for your reference.

Vets2Success Program to Educate and Empower Veterans for Reintegration Into Communities Through Food and Drink

Oct 11, 2017 ● By Kevin

Bryan Jacobs, who lost his brother to veteran suicide, is evolving his 3-year-old Vet2Chef program into a full entrepreneurial endeavor to inspire veterans through food and brew programs.

Sarasota Pen Women Celebrate 60 Years, Prepare for Achievement Awards Luncheon

Sep 18, 2017 ● By Kevin

Founded in 1957, the Sarasota Branch of the National League of Pen Women have been busy celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2017.

Southwest Florida Community Foundation Establishes Fund for Hurricane Irma Victims

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

A relief fund has been established for victims of Hurricane Irma, where 100 percent of contributions will be disbursed to those in need.

Businesses Encouraged to Utilize Resources for Irma Recovery

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

According to the Small Business Association, there are several resources to help local businesses affected by Hurricane Irma to recover and reestablish.

LeeTran Wraps Up Inaugural Summer Bus Bash With 3 Winners

Sep 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

This new scavenger hunt was designed to promote students riding the buses during the summer in Lee County.
  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/21/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    11/21/2017
    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

    11/21/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

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


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


  • Wines One

    11/21/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

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


  • Each year on the Friday following Thanksgiving, ’Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa hosts one o...


  • 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...


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