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6 Things to do this Weekend, January 19th to 21st in Southwest Florida

Posted at 3:19 PM, Jan 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-19 09:13:25-05

Thinking about doing something fun for the weekend? 

Check out our list of events and things to do this weekend in the areas of Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Naples and Bonita Springs. 

Bacon Jam

Fort Myers, FL - Bacon Jam is back in Fort Myers. Occurring at Centennial Park, you’ll find a variety of creative bacon-based dishes from local restaurants and food trucks from chocolate covered bacon to bacon ice cream! Costs will vary from $1 and $5. Live music from local bands will be playing on the main stage all day. Proceeds will benefit Caleb's Crusade Against Childhood Cancer, a local organization which serves families affected by childhood cancer.

Event day and time: Saturday 20th from 11:30 am to 6:00 pm

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Music Walk 

Fort Myers, FL - The River District comes alive on the third Friday of the month as local and regional musicians line the streets. From jazz and blues to rock & roll, many genres can be heard and vary each month. Free to the public with many venues featuring additional attractions and specials.

Event day and time: Friday 19th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

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Cape Coral High School Community Festival

Cape Coral, FL - Everyone is invited to The Cape Coral High School's Community Festival. This is a family friendly event, where there will be live music, face painting, bounce houses, dozens of local food trucks. many safety professionals from the community including CCPD SWAT Vehicles, FHP rollover vehicle, Lee Health’s texting and driving simulator, Lee County Swamp Machine, Fire Dept vehicles and much more. Admission is free! Parking $5 per car load.

Event day and time: Saturday 20th from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm

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The Lovin' Spoonful

Bonita Springs FL - Lovin’ Spoonful is a folk and rock music band that has delighted audiences for several decades. Many of their hits have become songs that embody the 60s and 70s American culture. A popular band with their roots in Greenwich Village, Lovin’ Spoonful brought a new sound to an era firmly entrenched in the so-called British invasion. Their bouncy, feel-good music was popular with the folksy, hippie vibe of the period and beyond. The SWFL Audience will have the chance to enjoy their performance this weekend at the SWFL Event Center!

Event day and time: Friday 19th from 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm

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Naples Boat Show

Naples, FL - The Naples Boat Show is the largest premier recreational show in the Naples-Marco Island area. The show features displays by marinas, boat dealers, and other marine related businesses.There will be activities for the kids at Kids Club, seminars, and some great local fishing guides. The Naples Boat Show is owned and managed by the Marine Industries Association of Collier County. 

Event day and time: From Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Brewed All Fur Them

Fort Myers, FL - This celebration is being held to raise money and awareness for the local Animal Refuge Center. ARC is a unique local no-kill animal shelter that provides homes, medical care and the opportunity for homeless dogs and cats to be adopted to forever homes. Event will include FREE Craft Beer from local homebrewers and local craft breweries, a home-brew competition, followed by music, food and drinks from the local breweries, our local winery and local distillers.

Event day and time: Saturday 20th from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

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