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5 Things to do this Weekend, October 11th to 13th in Southwest Florida

Posted at 11:57 AM, Oct 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-11 14:48:57-04

This weekend's activities are promising!

Here is our list of events and things to do in Southwest Florida for the entire family

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration with Dora & Diego at the Zoo
Naples, Fla. - Naples Zoo is hosting its 5th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration featuring Dora and Diego. Guests will be able to enjoy the entire zoo as usual this weekend, as well as take part in this special celebration that includes music, dancing, games, and the special guests! Nickelodeon, the number one entertainment brand for kids, and Naples Zoo are pleased to invite Southwest Florida families to meet Dora the Explorer and Diego, star of Go Diego Go!, for this event, which is included in admission. This will be a wonderful family event and special opportunity to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Naples Zoo!
Event day and time: Saturday 10/12 and Sunday 10/13 see website for schedule

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Cape Coral Bike Night
Cape Coral, Fla. - Join us for another night of great entertainment, food, vendors, and motorcycles in the South Cape! The City of Cape Coral has been hosting Bike Night for over a decade! Whether you're a hardcore biker or not, you'll have a blast!
Event day and time: Saturday 10/12 from 5:00 pm to 12:00 am

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Taco Fest South
Bonita Springs, Fla. - The 3rd Annual Bonita Springs Taco Fest is scheduled for Sunday, October 13th, 2019. There will be some great music performed by local bands as well as various free kids activities. All restaurants and food trucks will be offering at least one $2 taco included in their menu. Admission tickets are $10 per person for ages 3 and up.
Event day and time: Sunday 10/13 from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Taco Fest coming to Bonita Springs

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Cowboy Up Bonita Fest
Bonita Springs, Fla. - CowBoy Up Fest fundraiser will be bigger and better this year, featuring vendors, fun, games food, petting zoo, dancing, pumpkin patch and more. Kicking off Fundraising to help the residents of The Bahamas that were so tragically impacted by Hurricane Dorian. 2 NON-PERISHABLE ITEMS is your ticket in!
Event day and time: Saturday 10/12 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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Nature Sunflower Viewing at Pepper Ranch Preserve
Fort Myers, Fla. - For one weekend only, experience the beautiful blooms of native Southeastern sunflowers blanketing the pastures of your Conservation Collier Pepper Ranch Preserve. Explore a scenic wildlife drive through the heart of a historic working cattle ranch. View acres of wild sunflowers and keep your eyes peeled for sandhill cranes, white-tailed deer, red shouldered hawks, and wading birds along the way! The best blooms this year can be viewed along a 1-mile limerock road hike that traverses through hardwoord hammock, pasture and freshwater marsh so bring your walking shoes! *This year's bloom is expected to be smaller than the 2018, but there is still plenty to see at Pepper Ranch! Entry is free!
Event day and time: Saturday 10/11 through Sunday 10/13 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm


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