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5 Things to do on Sanibel & Captiva Islands This Weekend - 7/28/17

Jul 28, 2017 11:38AM, Published by Kevin, Categories: Local Living



The Islands have plenty of exciting things going on, but it can be tough finding out about them. We've compiled 5 things that are happening the weekend beginning July 28, 2017, that could be fun to do.

Ocean Day Camp for Kids - start Jul 28 2017 1200AM

Ocean Day Camp for Kids - Jul 28, 2017 ALL DAY

Come and enjoy the best part of your vacation and perhaps one of the best experiences you've ever had! Each day, two ocean subjects of study are offered. The first is covered in the mo... Read More » 

 

Family Beach Walk - start Jun 09 2017 0900AM

Family Beach Walk - Jul 28, 2017 9 AM

The FREE one-hour program convenes at Gulfside City Park to explore the Refuge’s gulf-front Perry Tract. City parking fees apply. Bring water, sunscreen, and bug spray. DIRECTIONS Tak... Read More » 

 

Sanibels Finest Eco Tour - start Jul 28 2017 0500PM

Sanibel's Finest Eco Tour - Jul 28, 2017 5 PM

Hey! Bring your family to dinner at the Coyote and enjoy a COMPLIMENTARY self guided Golf-Cart Eco-Tour around the beautiful and majestic SANIBEL ISLAND GOLF CLUB prior to your meal. As ... Read More » 

 

FREE Wildlife Wonders Program - start Jul 29 2017 1100AM

FREE Wildlife Wonders Program - Jul 29, 2017 11 AM

What makes a bird a bird? Why is a manatee a sea cow? Is it a crocodile or alligator? Find the answers to these questions and more as you join a Refuge staff member in learning about the ... Read More » 

 

SUMMERTIME COOKING AT HOME - start Jul 30 2017 0400PM

SUMMERTIME COOKING AT HOME - Jul 30, 2017 4 PM

These classes will teach you how to prepare the best of summer produce with healthy cooking techniques. Menus include out-of-the-ordinary fresh salads, adventurous protein main dishes, in... Read More » 

 



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  • Woody Brubaker

    08/17/2017
    12:00AM

    Woody Brubaker has spent an astounding and productive fifty-seven years in the music business. An...


  • Triathlon Swim Program

    08/17/2017
    07:00AM — 08:30AM

    Calling all Sanibel Triathletes! Are you training for an upcoming triathlon and would like to imp...


  • Early Bird Eco-Tour

    08/17/2017
    07:30AM

    Witness Matlacha Pass Aquatic Preserve and share information about coastal and wetland birds and ...


  • Powered catamaran cruise to the barrier islands of Sanibel and Captiva, dolphins and shell pristi...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    08/17/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    08/17/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Indigo Trail Walk

    08/17/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Join Refuge naturalists as they lead a FREE one-hour tour to the Wildlife Education Board to iden...


  • Surrealist Summer Exhibit

    08/17/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    August 4 - 25, 2017 What is real? What is imaginary? This exhibition aims to merge the two. Su...


  • Hands On Cooking Class: Mediterranean Cooking

    08/17/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Thursday, August 17, 10a-1p (Hands On) $75.00 Falafel, Baba Ganoush and Hummus with Micro Green...


  • River District History Tour

    08/17/2017
    10:30AM

    90-minute walking tour of downtown Fort Myers with stories of history and information about the c...


  • The Art of Harper, Jones and Kurzman

    08/17/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Harper, Jones and Kurzman are dedicated and prolific artists in their work. Harper pushes her pai...


  • Surrealist Summer August 4 - 25, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, August 4, 2017, 6pm-8pm Cente...


  • Jaycee Acoustic Jam

    08/17/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Jaycee acoustic jam welcomes all acoustic musicians, all ages, all levels, all instruments to exp...


  • Southern Italy Cooking Class

    08/17/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Southern Style Risotto with Lemon & Arugula ~ Blue Crab Stuffed Calamari in Tomato Basil Sauc...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Woody Brubaker

    08/18/2017
    12:00AM

    Woody Brubaker has spent an astounding and productive fifty-seven years in the music business. An...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    08/18/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    08/18/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Mangrove Maze Eco-Tour

    08/18/2017
    10:00AM

    Guided exploration of the mangrove wilderness on part of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail....


  • Surrealist Summer Exhibit

    08/18/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    August 4 - 25, 2017 What is real? What is imaginary? This exhibition aims to merge the two. Su...


  • Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour

    08/18/2017
    03:30PM

    Paddle Matlacha Pass meandering through mangrove shrouded trails. Guides are ACA Certified Kayak ...


  • Sunset Celebration at Times Square

    08/18/2017
    05:00PM — 10:00PM

    Live Music, Food and Fun at Time Square on Fort Myers Beach


  • Rhythm on the River

    08/18/2017
    05:30PM — 08:30PM

    Rhythm on the River continues August 18 at The Marina at Edison Ford with vocalist and multi-inst...


  • Ladies' Night at The Paint Escape

    08/18/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • The Art of Harper, Jones and Kurzman

    08/18/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Harper, Jones and Kurzman are dedicated and prolific artists in their work. Harper pushes her pai...


  • Surrealist Summer August 4 - 25, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, August 4, 2017, 6pm-8pm Cente...


  • Fort Myers Music Walk

    08/18/2017
    06:00PM

    The River District comes alive on the third Friday of the month as local and regional musicians l...


  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise

    08/18/2017
    07:00PM

    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...


  • SHORE PATROL

    08/18/2017
    07:00PM — 11:00PM

    Rock & Roll is at the soul of the 5 talented musicians known as Shore Patrol, turning every venue...


  • 10 Even - Cool Hip Priest

    08/18/2017
    08:00PM

    10 EVEN, SWFL's elite hard rock act, has made its mark on the music scene opening for National Ac...


  • Steve Farst Trio

    08/18/2017
    08:30PM — 11:30PM

    “Steve Farst” and “The Steve Farst Trio” have been entertaining audiences on a national level for...


  • Sunday Farmers Market

    08/20/2017
    08:30AM — 01:00PM

    Meet in the Historic Settlement of Koreshan State Historic Site at our quaint market EVERY SUNDAY...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    08/20/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Explore the Koreshan Unity Settlement Historic District, listed on the National Register of Histo...


  • Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    08/20/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    We have the perfect place to grab some food and a drink while the kids play, meet new friends, an...


  • Wisdom in Motion with Susi

    08/20/2017
    04:00PM — 05:30PM

    Dance exercise lifts the spirit, frees the mind, reduces stress and supports weight management an...


  • FMDG vs Dub City

    08/20/2017
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    Only TWO more games left this season! Don't miss out! Your Fort Myers Derby Girls are battling it...


  • Triathlon Swim Program

    08/21/2017
    07:00AM — 08:30AM

    Calling all Sanibel Triathletes! Are you training for an upcoming triathlon and would like to imp...


  • FineMark Exhibtion of FGCU Art Alumni

    08/21/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    From July 10 - September 29, 2017, Finemark National Bank and Trust will be displaying the work o...


  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    08/21/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Visit The Sanibel Shell Crafters every Monday all year long from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. to watch this d...


  • Mangrove Maze Eco-Tour

    08/21/2017
    10:00AM

    Guided exploration of the mangrove wilderness on part of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail....


  • Surrealist Summer Exhibit

    08/21/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    August 4 - 25, 2017 What is real? What is imaginary? This exhibition aims to merge the two. Su...


  • Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour

    08/21/2017
    03:30PM

    Paddle Matlacha Pass meandering through mangrove shrouded trails. Guides are ACA Certified Kayak ...


  • Surrealist Summer August 4 - 25, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, August 4, 2017, 6pm-8pm Cente...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Ballroom Dancing

    08/21/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...


  • Caloosahatchee Sunset Cruise

    08/21/2017
    07:00PM

    Relaxing environment as the sun is setting, the shoreline and river elements taking on a differen...


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