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5 Things to do this Weekend in Southwest Florida, January 4th to 6th

Posted at 11:43 AM, Jan 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-02 11:43:26-05

Here in SWFL we love arts, food and music. And there will be lots of options to enjoy all of them this weekend in our area!

We are surrounded by beautiful scenarios that inspire a lot of artists, and we have the privilege to see all their creations all over Southwest Florida this weekend. There will also be food and music festivals to top it all off!

Art Walk

Fort Myers, FL - A must do in the River District social scene is the monthly Art Walk. Always on the First Friday, visit the many exciting galleries, exhibitions, and performances. Free to the public with many venues featuring additional attractions and specials.

Event day and time: Friday, January 4th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

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Fort Myers Seafood & Music Festival

Fort Myers, FL - Gather your friends - family, relax and enjoy the beauty of our city at the Fort Myers Seafood & Music Festival. Free general admission. $75 VIP Tent admission includes an open bar serving premium drinks, tented seating area with linens on the tables and a dedicated service staff all placed with optimal viewing of the live musical performances.

Event day and time: From Friday 4th to Sunday 6th. See website for schedule.

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Estero Fine Art Show

Estero, FL - Voted in the top 100 art shows in America three years in a row, the Estero Fine Art show brings 120 juried fine art and fine craft artists to JetBlue Park in Fort Myers to sell their original art. All discipline is for sale - paintings, clay, sculpture, glass, wood, jewelry, fiber, and more. There is something for everyone, in all price ranges.

Event day and time: From Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th. Starting at 10:00 am

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Naples New Year's Art Show

Naples, FL - At the 23rd Naples Art Association New Year’s Art Fair, shoppers will have the opportunity to mingle with about 250 professional artists from around the country in categories ranging from original oils and acrylics on canvas to watercolors, 2D and 3D mixed media, limited edition prints, photography, digital art, sculpture, wood carvings, ceramics, hand-crafted jewelry and leather works. This is a free to attend event.

Event day and time: Saturday January 5th to Sunday January 6th. From 10:00 am to 5:00 pm


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7th Annual Big Swamp Smoke Off & Craft Beer Festival

Naples, FL - The Collier County Fairgrounds is proud to announce their 7th Annual Big Swamp Smoke Off BBQ Competition & Craft Beer Festival. On Saturday, January 5th, a large contingent of the country's top cook teams will arrive in Naples to compete for cash prizes. We'll have plenty of food to eat, beer to drink & live music from the Ben Allen Band. Admission is Free!

Event day and time: Saturday 5th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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