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5 Things to do this Weekend, December 22nd to 24th in Southwest Florida

Posted at 11:05 AM, Dec 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-19 11:05:25-05

Enjoy this Holiday weekend in SWFL!

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Fort Myers, FL - Be amazed by this holiday spectacle with over 300 costumes, 20 acts and 30 artists from every corner of the globe. Many of these acts have been featured on America’s Got Talent and similar TV shows in other countries making Cirque Dreams Holidaze the greatest variety show on the planet! Witness snowmen, penguins, angels, reindeer, toy soldiers, gingerbread men, ornaments and of course Santa; with soaring acrobatics, gravity defying feats, elaborate production numbers, imaginative costumes, illusions and more. Celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary, Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the holiday season with its critically acclaimed holiday stage extravaganza.

Event day and time: Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd; see website for Showtime

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Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops

Fort Myers, FL - Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops is one of the biggest events of the year. Many activities are featured. Highlights of this month long event include a free 4x6 photo with Santa Claus, different Christmas crafts, a free wooden picture frame, Santa's toy shop where you can play games and test out some toys, Lincoln log building area, activity table, laser toy arcade, remote control trucks and there's even a writing area and a mailbox where you can write a letter to Santa. 

Event day and time: Sunday 24th, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Santa at the Stable

Cape Coral, FL -Santa is coming on horseback! Come out to a fun filled day at the stable. Children will be able to groom, pet, and enjoy pony/horse riding in the covered riding arena, hop in the bounce house, munch lunch, and feed horses. A highlight is the Live Horse Painting and of course Santa arriving on horseback. Have your cameras ready. Treat bag for every reg. child. $20/child, lunch and all activities included. Please pre-register by phone or to reserve. Pre-pay by credit card (strongly recommended). Spaces are limited.

Event day and time: Saturday 23rd, from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

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Holidays on the Bay

Naples, FL -The Village Shops on Venetian Bay will be hosting their annual Holiday On The Bay Events every Saturday after Thanksgiving up until Christmas Eve! This free event features complimentary photos with Santa, stories with Mrs. Claus, holiday carolers, dance group performances and a Snow Show.

Event day and time: Saturday 23rd, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

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Food Truck Friday at Millennial Brewing

Fort Myers, FL -Live music, chair massages, new beer releases, and incredible food are on tap this week. This weekly event has been tabbed the “best Food Truck event in Southwest Florida” and it just gets better each week. Live music each week!

Event day and time: Friday 22nd, from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

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