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Gulf & Main: November/December 2017 Issue

Oct 25, 2017 05:52PM ● 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.




Each year the Burroughs Home and Gardens makes a magnificent Holiday House Photo courtesy of Burroughs Home  Gardens

Reasons for the Season: Dazzling trees, homes, boats, performances

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

 

New Brew Crew Craft beer winning over millennials and non-beer drinkers - Oct 25 2017 0131PM

New Brew Crew: Craft beer winning over millennials and non-beer drinkers

An alcoholic beverage is usually made from malted cereal grain [such as barley], flavored with hops, and brewed by slow fermentation. First known use was before the 12th century. Read More » 

 

Reviving Native American Cuisine Its all about eating local - Oct 25 2017 0536PM

Reviving Native American Cuisine: It’s all about eating local

The revival of authentic Native American cuisine, however, is building momentum in the hands of forward-thinking native chefs in Florida and the Southwest United States. Read More » 

 

Yummy in Your Tummy Some of us wait a year for a delicious holiday treat gear up now - Oct 25 2017 0541PM

Yummy in Your Tummy! Some of us wait a year for a delicious holiday treat, gear up now

We’ve made a short list of select bakeries in Southwest Florida that bring us delish holiday goodies. Read More » 

 

Heading for the Blue Zone Local farmers markets join project to encourage healthier lifestyles - Oct 25 2017 0141PM

Heading for the Blue Zone: Local farmers markets join project to encourage healthier lifestyles

Local Roots Farmers Markets in Lee County recently became a Blue Zones Recognized organization, part of a global movement that encourages communities to implement healthful mindsets & habits Read More » 

 

Have fun with moms gift great holiday event for home office or school - Oct 25 2017 0548PM

Have fun with mom’s gift, great holiday event for home, office or school

Remember unfolding the tissue paper in a holiday gift box … there nestled was an awful blue or green sweater embellished with a knit snowflake or a deer with a red nose? 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...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/24/2017
    05:30PM

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


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/24/2017
    06:00PM

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


  • Square One Improv

    11/25/2017
    08:00PM

    Fast-paced, hilarious, musical, completely improvised comedy show. Square One Improv features the...


  • The second-pass debris collection for the City of Bonita Springs will begin the week of November ...


  • 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...


  • 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...


  • Ugly Sweater Contest

    11/29/2017
    06:30PM

    Don we now our ugly sweaters! ‘Tis the season for tacky holiday attire, and we want to see your...


  • 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 ...


  • Art Walk & Holiday Stroll

    12/01/2017
    06:00PM — 10:00PM

    Fun night at the Festival, as we celebrate Art Walk and the Holiday Stroll in the Downtown Fort M...


  • Children’s Workshop at Santa's Block Party!

    12/02/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Santa’s Block Party at the Goodwill Festival of Trees and hosted by: Sydney & Berne Davis Art C...


  • Come enjoy some Christmas spirit at the 29th Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade! Last...


  • Celebrate the holidays and help feed the hungry by singing at the 27th Annual Christmas Carol Sin...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/06/2017
    05:30PM

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


  • 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...


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