Posts Tagged ‘things to do in Southwest Florida’

Edison and Ford estates in Fort Myers: 5 Reasons to Visit

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

There is a cool breeze in the air now and you’re itching to get to Florida for the winter, but as a seasonal renter or annual renter, what are some things to do in Southwest Florida once you get there? The Palm Beach Post had a great article entitled, “5 reasons to see the Edison and Ford estates in Fort Myers“. This is just one of many great outings you can expect to enjoy this season.

Don’t forget to check out SelectDwelling’a top 5 things to do in Fort Myers.

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Punta Gorda Wine & Jazz Festival

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Photo courtesy of Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce

Punta Gorda’s Wine & Jazz Festival will be here soon. Do you have your tickets? Spend the day eating good food and sampling fine wine, all while listening to fabulous jazz musicians Mindi Abair and Peter White. The festival hours are from 1 p.m – 6 p.m. What is sure to be a grand time, you will not want to miss this outdoor celebration!

Punta Gorda Wine & Jazz Festival 2010
Saturday, February 20, 2010
Laishley Park
Punta Gorda, Florida
941-639-3720

Interested in other festivals or shows? Check out our upcoming events in Southwest Florida.

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4 Things to do in Southwest Florida during the Holidays

Sunday, December 6th, 2009

The winter season has finally arrived. You’ve escaped the cold, you’ve checked-in to your condo rental, you’ve unpacked… now what?

It’s time to experience the holidays Florida style. Here are four things to do in Southwest Florida during December. If you want more ideas for you and your family, make sure to check out our calendar of events section.

1. See a Show
“Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some)” at the Schoolhouse theater in Sanibel Island.
Dec. 15-31st
2200 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, Florida 33957
239-472-6862
Admission: $30 adults, $20 children 16 and under
http://www.theschoolhousetheater.com/

2. Watch a Parade
Christmas Island Style Street Parade
Dec 15, 6:30 PM
San Marco Road
Marco Island, Florida
239-250-8348
Admission: Free
http://www.marconews.com

3. Buy a Holiday Gift
14th Annual Downtown Naples New Year’s Weekend Art FairĀ 
Dec. 26-27th
5th Avenue South
Naples, Florida
Hours: 10AM – 5PM
Admission: Free
http://www.artfestival.com

4. Celebrate the Ball Dropping
Fort Myer’s New Year’s Eve countdown in downtown.
Dec. 31, 8PM-1AM
The River District Streets
Fort Myers, Florida
239-321-7100
Admission: Free
www.cityftmyers.com

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