The kiddos will sure know how to have fun this weekend in Southwest Florida!
They will get a chance to dress up as their favorite superhero, villains or comics character, or learn how to be a little chef, catch their own fish, be the center of a magic show, splash into a refreshing lagoon during a hot Summer night or get outdoor and enjoy the nature while spitting watermelon seeds!
Southwest Florida is offering these and many more events and fun things to do this weekend in the areas of Cape Coral, Estero, Fort Myers, and Naples.
Events in Cape Coral
The 2nd Annual PWC Aqua Challenge is a Poker Run taking place at the Cape Coral Yacht Club. Its focus is to raise awareness of hunger in our communities, raise food donations and funds for their programs. This event will take place through the ICW of the Caloosahatchee through the Islands off the coast of Ft Myers Beach, Sanibel and the Southern tip of St. James City as well as Picnic Island and Jasper's Bait Shop.
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Get ready to set sail! The South Cape Hospitality & Entertainment Associations present a trolley event like no other. You’ll travel on the exclusive trolleys to 10 “ports of call”, enjoying a drink and appetizer sample at each place at BackStreets Sports Bar.
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
ALOHA! Get your best Hawaiian gear on and join the Tiki Hut for an evening of entertainment Hawaiian style. There will be live entertainment, specialty drinks, fire dancing shows and much more.
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 5:00 pm to 11:30 pm
Events in Estero
You are invited to whip up some fun during this culinary event that combines food, family and fun! Lil’ Chefs can roll up their sleeves and explore the fun side of food with hands-on learning. Let your kids play with their food and create a masterpiece! Families are encouraged to help those in need by providing non-perishable breakfast food items including cereal, oatmeal, granola bars, etc. All donations will benefit the local Community Cooperative and aid in providing “Breakfast for Champions.”
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Events in Fort Myers
This super fun concert will feature music from the world of heroes and villains. Come dressed as your favorite hero (or villain) and try out the instruments of the orchestra in a Musical Discovery Zone™.
Date: Sunday 06/11/17 at 1:00 pm
A one day convention with science fiction writers, comic book artists, illustrators, actors, actresses, vendors, presentations, game demos, drop in gaming, game tournaments, cosplayers, dance performance and Klingons.
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Do you think you have talent? Do you have the potential to be a musician, comedian, singer or have another unique talent? Join Miromar Outlets’ 5th annual Talent Search!
Date: Saturday 06/10/117 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Best Darn Comedy Show For Kids Period is a fun interactive show for ages 4-14. Comedic Magician BJ Odom offer a highly interactive show for kids and families alike. He attempts to get every whiling child on the stage at some point in the show to be a part of the show.
Date: Sunday 06/11/17 at 6:00 pm
Join The Calusa Nature Center for an awesome summery fun including a Guided Nature Hike every 45 minutes, Water Wars and a Watermelon Eating and Seed Spitting contest, with fabulous prizes like laser show tickets or ice cream certificates!
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 10;00 am to 4:00 pm
The event kicks off with various stations where young anglers will spend time learning, hooking and catching different types of fish. Lunch and a magic show with Ronald McDonald will follow. The tournament is open to the first 100 kids, 12 and under who are pre-registered. There will also be educational interactive displays.
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Date: Friday 06/09/17 at 7:00 pm
Occurring every Second Saturday of the month between the hours of 6 p.m. and extending through the night, SoCo Second Saturday features scheduled performances, talks, short plays, open houses, artist demonstrations, gallery openings, wine tastings and other activities. Visitors can shop, dine, and explore local art spaces. With exciting and unique offerings around every corner, SoCo Second Saturdays celebrate the arts year-round, rain or shine.
Date: Saturday 06/10/17 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Events in Naples
The Collier County Sheriff's Department will be hosting The Hot Summer Nights community events this summer! This annual event is always free to the public. There will be human foosball arena, rockwall, police car bounce house, a Wii game on a large blow up screen, music, dancing, karaoke machine, popcorn, snow cones and Boar's Head hotdogs.
Date: Friday from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm