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Pop the Cork at Home in Southwest Florida This New Year's Eve

If you've thought staying home for New Year's Eve sounded like a great idea, you're not alone. Here are some tips to host your own party. We've also got you covered if you do want to go out.

Looking for a Dinner Spot on Christmas Eve 2017? These 10 Restaurants are Open

Christmas Eve traditions of elegant and delicious meals are prevalent for many American families. We've got a list of 10 local spots open for folks looking for something to do.

Looking for a Holiday Treat? These 3 Shops are Open Christmas Day 2017

Christmas morning traditions of sweets and treats are prevalent in many American families. We've got a list of three local spots open in case you need to pick something up Christmas morning.

Where to Catch Holiday Lights in Fort Myers

This year, we highlight some of the coolest light shows and events in the area for you and yours to experience. Here are some nearby picks.

Doc Ford's Stresses Quality and Customer Satisfaction as it Looks Toward Expansion

The restaurant’s Fort Myers Beach location sits on the back of Estero Bay on San Carlos Island. The owners recently reported new locations may be in the future.

Skip One Seafood Owner: Irma Causes Shrimp to Show Up in Droves

Thirty-year owner of Skip One Seafood, Dennis Henderson, reported he unloaded 400,000 pounds of shrimp the week before Thanksgiving and is anticipating more on Christmas.

Winners Announced for the 6th Annual IMAG Solar Energy Cook-Off

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, in collaboration with the city of Fort Myers IMAG - History & Science Center, co-hosted the 6th Annual Solar Energy Cook-Off.

Fort Myers Attorney Traci McKee Honored as One of Southwest Florida's Top 40 Under 40

McKee’s practice focuses on defending individuals, corporations and governmental entities in professional malpractice, premises liability, product liability, and personal injury claims.

Celebrate the Best Local Restaurants During SWFL Restaurant Week

SWFL Restaurant Week is a semiannual promotion that celebrates the BEST dining at an affordable price.

Volunteer with ArtFest Fort Myers

The volunteer registration for ArtFest Fort Myers 2018 is now open.

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  • Sanibel Island Farmer's Market

    02/18/2018
    08:00AM — 01:00PM

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


  • Rotary Arts & Crafts Fair

    02/18/2018
    10:00AM

    What began as a humble pancake breakfast featuring a few local artists more than 30 years ago has...


  • Cape Coral Gartenfest

    02/18/2018
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    Sunday, February 18th, 2018 12pm-5pm The German American Social Club will be hosting their an...


  • Wisdom in Motion with Susi

    02/18/2018
    02:00PM — 03:30PM

    Dance exercise lifts the spirit, frees the mind, reduces stress and supports weight management an...


  • Experience deep relaxation body and soul as you surrender into restorative poses. Linda will shar...


  • Livingston Taylor

    02/18/2018
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    Join us at South Seas Island Resort for a performance by Singer/Songwriter, Livingston Taylor. Do...


  • There's nothing better than a day of discovery on the ocean. Come get your feet wet with us as we...


  • The environmental center is open to the public Monday-Saturday, from 8am-4pm, unless there is a p...


  • Mondays with Marie

    02/19/2018
    09:00AM — 02:00PM

    Local artist, Marie Dyer, teaches a variety of workshops including landscape and silk painting fo...


  • Mondays with Marie

    02/19/2018
    09:00AM — 02:00PM

    Local artist, Marie Dyer, teaches a variety of workshops including landscape and silk painting fo...


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


  • There's nothing better than a day of discovery on the ocean. Come get your feet wet with us as we...


  • Chemistry Day Camp

    02/20/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Ages 6-11 Children will have an exciting day with reactions and experiments (kids will be off ...


  • Chemistry Day Camp

    02/20/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Ages 6-11 Children will have an exciting day with reactions and experiments (kids will be off ...


  • Chemistry Day Camp

    02/20/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Ages 6-11 Children will have an exciting day with reactions and experiments (kids will be off ...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    02/20/2018
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    02/20/2018
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

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


  • Wicked Dolphin Distillery Tour

    02/20/2018
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

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


  • MLK Expansion Workshop

    02/20/2018
    06:00PM — 07:30PM

    The City of Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency will host three public workshops in Februar...


  • MLK Expansion Workshop

    02/20/2018
    06:00PM — 07:30PM

    The City of Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency will host three public workshops in Februar...


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


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