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10 Things to Do to Kick Off 2018 in Fort Myers

Jan 04, 2018 01:58PM ● Published by Kevin

Fort Myers has plenty of exciting things going on, but it can be tough finding out about them. We've compiled 10 things that are happening throughout January 2018, that could be fun to do.

Fort Myers First Friday - SWFL Critical Mass - start Jan 05 2018 0700PM

Fort Myers First Friday - SWFL Critical Mass - Jan 5, 2018, 7 PM

Southwest Florida Critical Mass is a collection of cyclists young and old, casual and competitive. We come together to enjoy riding bikes and sharing good times. You'll find fun and well ... Read More » 

 

Diva Comedy Night III - start Jan 06 2018 0800PM

Diva Comedy Night III - Jan 6, 2018, 8 PM

Join us for a night of side-splitting comedy hosted and produced by funny and fierce females! These comics will commandeer the mic with gusto for a show that’s sure to fracture your funny... Read More » 

 

Nadja Salerno- Sonnenberg LIVE - start Jan 07 2018 0700PM

Nadja Salerno- Sonnenberg LIVE - Jan 7, 2018, 7 PM

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg will be opening our Classical Season! Repertoire TBA, Mrs. Salerno-Sonnenberg will conduct the symphony while playing from the Concertmaster’s chair. The secon... Read More » 

 

Cirque Italia - start Jan 11 2018 0730PM

Cirque Italia - Jan 11-14, 2018, 7:30 PM

Did you know Cirque Italia has TWO traveling shows?! For the first time ever, The NEW GOLD UNIT IS COMING TO FORT MYERS, FL with the state of the art water show you DON’T WANT TO MISS!!! Read More » 

 

Your Love Our Musical - start Jan 11 2018 0800PM

Your Love, Our Musical - Jan 11-13, 2018, 8 PM

Fresh off their successful run in New York City, musical improvisers interview a couple in the audience about their relationship and spin an impromptu musical about the couple’s love stor... Read More » 

 

SoCo Second Saturday Art Crawl - start Jan 13 2018 0500PM

SoCo Second Saturday Art Crawl - Jan 13, 2018, 5 PM

From the corner of McGregor Blvd and Colonial Blvd, driving east and turning south on Summerlin Rd, then making a right turn on Royal Palm Blvd and finally meeting McGregor Blvd again. It... Read More » 

 

Eat Local Lee - Passport to Farms Week - start Jan 19 2018 0800AM

Eat Local Lee - Passport to Farms Week - Jan 19-28, 2018, 8 AM

The bounty of fresh, locally produced food is closer than you think! Check out the map for a list of local farms open to the public, farmer's markets, honey producers, fish markets, farm... Read More » 

 

The Gift of Yoga The Gift of Health with Anna - start Jan 20 2018 0930AM

The Gift of Yoga: The Gift of Health with Anna - Jan 20, 2018, 9:30 AM

Join us for this family friendly, all levels yoga class at the Alliance for the Arts GreenMarket with Live Music! Together we will celebrate our good health and raise donations for the l... Read More » 

 

Classic Cabaret - start Jan 20 2018 0700PM

Classic Cabaret - Jan 20, 2018, 7 PM

Gulfshore Opera’s Professional Artists in Residence performing an informal popular song concert with jazz combo. Come and socialize in between sets with wine and cheese. Read More » 

 

A Tribute To Ella - start Jan 21 2018 0700PM

A Tribute To Ella - Jan 21, 2018, 7 PM

A program honoring the “First Lady of Song” with Capathia Jenkins, Aisha de Haas, and Metropolitan Opera star Harolyn Blackwell. Hear her hits from the Great American Songbook, including ... Read More » 

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  • The bounty of fresh, locally produced food is closer than you think! Check out the map for a lis...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    01/23/2018
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • December 20, 2017 – February 16, 2018 Opening Reception: Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 6pm-8pm...


  • The Hallelujah Girls

    01/23/2018
    11:45AM

    From the writers of The Dixie Swim Club and The Savannah Sipping Society comes this all-new, roll...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    01/23/2018
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • Wicked Dolphin Distillery Tour

    01/23/2018
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    We will take you through the steps of how we source our ingredients, cook, ferment, distill, in o...


  • The Hallelujah Girls

    01/23/2018
    05:30PM

    From the writers of The Dixie Swim Club and The Savannah Sipping Society comes this all-new, roll...


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


  • How the Other Half Loves

    01/23/2018
    07:00PM

    Featuring Tony Nominee, Paxton Whitehead! One secret affair, two disastrous dinner parties, and ...


  • Noises Off

    01/23/2018
    07:30PM

    “Noises Off” is a laugh-out-loud farce surrounding an opening night performance of a play called ...


  • The bounty of fresh, locally produced food is closer than you think! Check out the map for a lis...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    01/25/2018
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • December 20, 2017 – February 16, 2018 Opening Reception: Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 6pm-8pm...


  • Medication Q&A

    01/25/2018
    11:15AM — 12:15PM

    Join American House Ft. Myers at the University Grill for an interactive and informational Q&A se...


  • The Hallelujah Girls

    01/25/2018
    11:45AM

    From the writers of The Dixie Swim Club and The Savannah Sipping Society comes this all-new, roll...


  • Wicked Dolphin Distillery Tour

    01/25/2018
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    We will take you through the steps of how we source our ingredients, cook, ferment, distill, in o...


  • The Hallelujah Girls

    01/25/2018
    05:30PM

    From the writers of The Dixie Swim Club and The Savannah Sipping Society comes this all-new, roll...


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


  • How the Other Half Loves

    01/25/2018
    07:00PM

    Featuring Tony Nominee, Paxton Whitehead! One secret affair, two disastrous dinner parties, and ...


  • Noises Off

    01/25/2018
    07:30PM

    “Noises Off” is a laugh-out-loud farce surrounding an opening night performance of a play called ...


  • 16th Annual Caloosahatchee Celtic Festival

    01/26/2018
    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Fort Myers Recreation Division and Celtic Heritage Productions invite you to “Don your Tartan” an...


  • 16th Annual Caloosahatchee Celtic Festival

    01/27/2018
    11:00AM — 10:00PM

    Fort Myers Recreation Division and Celtic Heritage Productions invite you to “Don your Tartan” an...


  • ArtFest Fort Myers

    02/02/2018
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    ArtFest Fort Myers is best known for its annual juried fine art festival, which nurtures the arti...


  • ArtFest Fort Myers

    02/03/2018
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    ArtFest Fort Myers is best known for its annual juried fine art festival, which nurtures the arti...


  • ArtFest Fort Myers

    02/04/2018
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    ArtFest Fort Myers is best known for its annual juried fine art festival, which nurtures the arti...


  • December 20, 2017 – February 16, 2018 Opening Reception: Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 6pm-8pm...


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