There will be plenty of fun activities this weekend in Southwest Florida
Check out our list of 5 things to do this weekend in the areas of Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Naples, Sanibel and Captiva. There is going to be food festivals, carnival rides and fair, bike night and much more. You are sure to be busy all weekend long!
Cape Coral, FL - The Cape Coral Coconut Festival is a nutty event that features a carnival, live music, games, food, community stage entertainment, dancers, cirque acts, contests, fireworks and carnival rides! Food and drink vendors will be on site and available for purchase.
Event day and time: From Friday 9th to Sunday 11th; see website for schedule.
Fort Myers, FL- The Fair at Fenway South will be held at Jet Blue Stadium. There is plenty to see and do including a huge carnival midway, delicious food, games, and live entertainment and shows including The All New Pirates of the Caribbean Show, where you can see pirates walk the high-wire plank, The Grizzly Bear Experience, Lance Gifford's Magic & Illusion Show, Hypnotist show, plus Cowtown USA, Barnyard Petting Coral, and much more! Children can learn all about cows and agriculture at our all new Cowtown USA Exhibit.
Event day and time: Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th
Fort Myers, FL - The last Bike Night of this year will be happening this weekend at the River District. Bikes of all kinds welcome, public party in the streets of downtown. Vendors, Food, Live Music and more!
Event day and time: Saturday 11th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Naples, FL - If you love bacon, enjoy a family oriented festival, and want to make a difference in the lives of the children of our community, this event is for you! The Naples BaconFest features bacon themed food and vendors, games and activities for children and live music throughout the day. There's even a Bacon Eating Contest judged by several Celebrity Judges.Proceeds from BaconFest Naples will benefit the children and schools of Collier County through the work of the Kiwanis Club of Pelican Bay.
Event day and time: Saturday 11th from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sanibel, FL - The Taste of the Islands event features live music and showcases Sanibel and Captiva Islands' vibrant and diverse restaurant community. New this year, guests can meet CROW's Animal Ambassadors in the Sanibel Community House. Admission to Taste of the Islands is $7 and children younger than 12 years of age are free. Guests purchase CROW Bucks to get their "tastes" from participating restaurants. Item prices range from one to six CROW Bucks. Proceeds from Taste of the Islands ensure CROW's continued success in providing the highest quality care and treatment of injured, ill and orphaned wildlife through state-of-the-art veterinary care.
Event day and time: Sunday 11th from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm