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8 Bonita Springs & Estero Events to Finish Off the Year Strong

Dec 06, 2017 10:06AM ● Published by Kevin

Bonita Springs & Estero have plenty of exciting things going on, but it can be tough finding out about them. We've compiled 10 things that are happening throughout the rest of 2017, that could be fun to do.

     

Night Lights in the Garden - start Dec 08 2017 0600PM

Night Lights in the Garden - Dec 8, 2017 6 PM

More lights on more nights are planned for the annual Night Lights in the Garden at the Naples Botanical Garden, a show-stopping, magical illumination event that brings in thousands of pe... Read More » 

 

Jimmy Buffett Tribute Dinner Show - start Dec 09 2017 0600PM

Jimmy Buffett Tribute Dinner Show - Dec 9, 2017 6 PM

The Caribbean Chillers SHOW is an "AUTHENTIC" recreation of what you'll hear, and experience at a Jimmy Buffett Concert AND Florida's FAVORITE Jimmy Buffett Tribute Act! Dinner servic... Read More » 

 

Naples Christmas Boat Parade - start Dec 09 2017 0615PM

Naples Christmas Boat Parade - Dec 9, 2017 6:15 PM

There’s nothing cooler and truly Southwest Floridian during the holiday season than the Naples Christmas Boat Parade. Boats decorated with lights strung from bow to stern in clever holida... Read More » 

 

Healthy Life Center Cooking Demonstration - start Dec 13 2017 1100AM

Healthy Life Center Cooking Demonstration - Dec 13, 2017 11 AM

Bon- Appe-Tempt cooking demonstration at 11 a.m. - noon. This program features healthy eating for parties. RSVP. The Healthy Life Center is located at 23190 Fashion Drive, Suite 105. ... Read More » 

 

Estero Chick-Fil-A Clydesdales For Christmas - start Dec 15 2017 0500PM

Estero Chick-Fil-A Clydesdales For Christmas - Dec 15, 2017 5 PM

Dream of "Dashing thru the snow in a one horse open sleigh" at Chick-fil-A. Their Clydesdale Christmas event gives you the opportunity to take pictures with a beautiful Clydesdale horse ... Read More » 

 

Americana Music Association Concert - start Dec 16 2017 0200PM

Americana Music Association Concert - Dec 16, 2017 2 PM

This is the first of the Americana Community Music Association (ACMA) & Friends of S. County Regional Library’s free acoustic concert series. The ACMA is a Ft. Myers-based organizati... Read More » 

 

An Evening under the Shadow Wood - start Dec 18 2017 0600PM

“An Evening under the Shadow Wood” - Dec 18, 2017 6 PM

The second annual fundraiser for the Estero High School Culinary Program will be held on Monday at 6 p.m. at the Shadow Wood Country Club in The Brooks. Chef Educator Jeremy Jasper and ... Read More » 

 

Jim Gaffigan- Noble Ape Tour - start Dec 28 2017 0730PM

Jim Gaffigan- Noble Ape Tour - Dec 28, 2017 7:30 PM

He is the Grammy-nominated comedian, New York Times best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five. Now Jim Gaffigan is bringing his all-new comedy ... Read More » 

 

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Bonita & Estero Editor's Picks Events holidays things to do new year
  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    12/12/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Painting as Sculpture

    12/12/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Paintings need not always be smooth and two‐dimensional. Creating a painting with various materia...


  • Painting as Sculpture

    12/12/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Paintings need not always be smooth and two‐dimensional. Creating a painting with various materia...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    12/12/2017
    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

    12/12/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

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


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/12/2017
    05:30PM

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


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/12/2017
    06:00PM

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


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/12/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

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


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


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


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


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    12/14/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Origins of the Classical Symphony

    12/14/2017
    10:45AM — 11:45AM

    Have you ever wondered who wrote symphonies before Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven? Who invented the ...


  • Origins of the Classical Symphony

    12/14/2017
    10:45AM — 11:45AM

    Have you ever wondered who wrote symphonies before Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven? Who invented the ...


  • Aesop's Fables Fractured

    12/14/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Up until the 20th century, no book with the exception of the Bible has had a wider circulation th...


  • Aesop's Fables Fractured

    12/14/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Up until the 20th century, no book with the exception of the Bible has had a wider circulation th...


  • Miracle on 34th Street

    12/14/2017
    02:00PM

    Holiday tradition. Based on the movie of the same name, Miracle On 34th Street features a book a...


  • After-school Crew, Kindergarten-Grade 2

    12/14/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

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


  • Yoga @ Robert L Taylor Community Center

    12/14/2017
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    This is a weekly yoga class on Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 pm, taught by certified instructor Didi M...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/14/2017
    05:30PM

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


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/14/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

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


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


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


  • Echoes

    12/14/2017
    08:00PM

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


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


  • Sanibel Island Farmer's Market

    12/17/2017
    08:00AM — 01:00PM

    The Sanibel Island Farmers Market was established in 2008. It is a favorite outdoor activity for...


  • Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    12/17/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

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


  • Echoes

    12/17/2017
    02:00PM

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


  • Miracle on 34th Street

    12/17/2017
    02:00PM

    Holiday tradition. Based on the movie of the same name, Miracle On 34th Street features a book an...


  • FOODIES & YOGIS: Basil & Back Care

    12/17/2017
    04:00PM — 06:00PM

    Calling all soul seeking, health conscious, cuisine curious peeps! Most bodies & minds need assi...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/17/2017
    05:30PM

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


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/17/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    12/11/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...


  • Ballroom Dancing

    12/18/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...