Events And Fun Facts

  • 14Sep2019

    Sanibel & Captiva Upcoming Events ….Mark Your Calendar!

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Sanibel and Captiva Islands are filled year around with events and fun things to do for all ages and interests.

    Many island events are traditional and set to occur at the same time every year. The Sanibel & Captiva social scene becomes extremely busy from October thru Easter with many events occurring in one week. Be sure to sign up for our weekly emails which link to reminders for upcoming event dates.

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  • 10Sep2019

    Project Refuge - A Couture Fashion Show Using Trash

    Sanibel and Captiva Island events

    Can you imagine designing your own designer outfit out of trash? Well your opportunity is here!

    In celebration of the 75th anniversary of the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge, the “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society is hosting a fundraiser - Project Refuge - A Couture Fashion Show Using Trash on March 10, 2020, to benefit conservation efforts at J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge.

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  • 10Sep2019

    The SWAMP - An Evening with Michael Grunwald

    Sanibel Real Estate

    With our coastline now under siege from red tides, algae, and rising seas, Michael Grunwald’s award-winning book about the Florida Everglades’ backstory has never been more relevant or urgent. On March 20, 2020, the author will make a special appearance at The Community House on Sanibel Island, hosted by the “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge (DDWS) to benefit conservation efforts and education at the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge.

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  • 14May2019

    Antinori Wine Dinner Fundraiser

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Wine Dinner to feature Drew Connor of Antinori Fundraiser to support Community House pairs local food and Italian wines.

    A limited number of tickets are on sale now for the Antinori Wine Dinner, a charitable event to raise funds for The Community House, a gathering place for Sanibel Island activities operated by the Sanibel Community Association (SCA). Hosted by Bailey’s General Store,

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  • 24Apr2019

    Baileys Awarded Small Business of the Week

    Sanibel Real Estate

    What a wonderful honor for Baileys General Store to be recognized by the United States Congress as the Senate's Small Business of the Week.

    On April 24th, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio came to Sanibel to deliver a copy of the Congressional Record

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  • 16Apr2019

    Champions 4 Children

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Champions for Children of Southwest Florida was established in 2013 by the Shanfelter family. Their goal is to support organizations that directly help children in need locally and nationwide.

    They have made significant donations to the Lee County Chapter of Blessings in a Backpack, Hope Kins Card and KCares for Kids Walk.

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  • 10Apr2019

    Bob Janes Memorial Golf Tournament

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Established in 2014, the Bob Janes Memorial Golf Tournament is held each year at the Shell Point Golf Club with monies raised going to the Lee County chapter of Military Officers Association of America aka MOAA.

    Bob Janes played a significant role in Lee County. Janes was a Lee County commissioner, Sanibel Mayor, an Army Reserve Colonel and was the first president of the local MOAA chapter.

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  • 1Apr2019

    Charitable Foundation of the Islands

    Sanibel Real Estate

    The Charitable Foundation of the Islands, better known as CFI promotes philanthropy to help people in need on Sanibel and Captiva and strengthens the non-profit organizations that build a spirit of community for generations to come.

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