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'Love That Dress!' Annual Shopping Spree Returns to Benefit PACE Center for Girls, Lee County

Aug 15, 2017 ● By Kevin

Approximately 600 women (and guys!) will shop more than 4,000 new and gently loved dresses, shoes, handbags and jewelry on Aug. 23.

Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix's Festival Introduces Inaugural Fan Fest

Jul 21, 2017 ● By Kevin

The Fan Fest was free to the public and featured large, interactive displays from sponsors, a large tent where guests watched the boats launch and watched the races and live music.

5 Summer Reading Recommendations by Sarasota County Libraries

Jul 13, 2017 ● By Kevin

Whether it's for an easy day at the beach, summer learning programs, a long car ride, or a rainy day at home, the Sarasota County libraries have you covered.

Local High School Students Honored for Town Hall Scholarships

Jul 08, 2017 ● By Kevin

More than 140 seniors from public and private schools in Sarasota and Manatee counties attended the lectures and winners received scholarships as a result of an essay contest.

Study Shows Impact of the Arts on Jobs, Government and More in Fort Myers & Surrounding Areas

Jul 08, 2017 ● By Kevin

A nonprofit organization recently released a 542-page report revealing the findings of a study on the national/local impact of the arts. Fort Myers and area counties were included.

'Into the Woods' Cast Brings Energy, Passion This September to Sarasota

Jul 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

With a cast of 47, Rise Above Performing Arts looks to present 'Into the Woods' in a way that has never been seen before.

U.S. Census: Bonita Springs, Fort Myers in the Top 15 Fastest Growing Cities Nationwide

Jun 28, 2017 ● By Kevin

The population numbers were released by the U.S. Census Bureau in May, revealing Fort Myers and Bonita Springs to be the only two Florida cities on the list.

Kids Free Fridays Kicks Off the Summer at Rookery Bay, Plus More Family-fun Events to Come

Jun 28, 2017 ● By Kevin

The weekly free event for kids and their parents has followed the same structure every year due to consistent positive feedback.

The Melting Ice: in both our world and our hearts

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

Shamanism is an ancient healing tradition connecting the physical and spiritual worlds. Among many indigenous cultures, shamans are the spiritual and ceremonial leaders.

Sunshine State Specials: Florida hotels are offering all kinds of summer packages and discounts

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

No matter where you want to go in the Sunshine State or how active you want your getaway to be, there’s a hotel with a summer deal or special.
  • 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...


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


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    12/19/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    12/19/2017
    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

    12/19/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

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


  • DeRomo's Winter Wine Showcase

    12/19/2017
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    Join us to sample wines from around the world, sample fresh cheeses and gourmet treats spread out...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/19/2017
    05:30PM

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


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/19/2017
    06:00PM

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


  • Night Lights in the Garden

    12/19/2017
    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...


  • 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...