Events And Fun Facts

  • 1Oct2014

    Florida Everblades Hockey Team

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    The Florida Everblades Hockey franchise was founded in 1998 by Craig Brush (President & General Manager), Peter Karmanos Jr. (Chairman and CEO Compuware Corporation) and Thomas Thewes.

    They won the Eastern Conference title during their 2003-04 season and became the first team in history to make back to back trips to the Kelly Cup Finals.

    The Everblades Hockey season runs from October thru April with many home games to select from. Germain Arena is home to the Everblades and so much more. It is one of Southwest Florida's finest entertainment venues. They have hosted many sporting events including Arena football, Ultimate Indoor Football, NBA games, NHL games and more.

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  • 1Oct2014

    BIG ARTS Film Academy - Not-For-Monday-Night Series

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    On Wednesday evenings from November 26th thru December 17th, 2014, BIG ARTS presents a more edgy & provocative film at 9:30am. Following the film, there will be a discussion.

    Tickets are available at the BIG ARTS box office.

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  • 1Oct2014
    BIG ARTS Film Society - Monday Night Film Series

    BIG ARTS Film Society - Monday Night Film Series

    Every Monday evening from late October into April, BIG ARTS showcases popular films followed by discussions. Movie goers enjoy a complimentary reception. Showtimes are 7p.m. and books of 10 tickets can be purchased ahead of time for those who wish to avoid waiting at the Box Office.

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  • 19Sep2014

    Captiva Holiday Village

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    During the holiday season from Thanksgiving weekend through the middle of December, Captiva Island transforms into a magical holiday village. Each business is twinkling with lights and decorated magnificently. In addition to all the decor, the events are truly island inspired. Top off all the holiday spirit with live musical performances by song writers and noteworthy musicians.

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  • 16Sep2014

    Marching Mullet Band Parade - Jensen's Twin Palm Resort & Marina

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    This very unusual Captiva Island event has no set time or annual date.

    The Mullet Band Parade is organized to honor the service of a veteran. Anyone so inclined is invited to join in the parade which starts from Jensen's Twin Palm Resort and proceeds down Andy Rosse Lane through Captiva's Village to the beach in front of the Mucky Duck. All those in the parade then enjoy sharing the sunset over the Gulf of Mexico in honor of the service to our country.

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  • 14Sep2014
    The Beaches of Sanibel, Captiva & Fort Myers Beach

    The Beaches of Sanibel, Captiva & Fort Myers Beach

    Sanibel Beaches and Fort Myers Beaches are recognized as some of the best in the world according to many sources: Wall Street Journal, Trip Advisor, Arthur Frommer, and Vet Street to name a few. There is a perfect beach for everyone whether you enjoy shelling, fishing, nature, wading birds, sunsets, sugar sand, or long strolls, Lee County had a beach for you. The following beaches fall under the ownership and management for Lee County Parks and Recreations. Please note that beaches maintained by the City of Sanibel and are not listed in this article. Learn about Lee County beaches.

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  • 1Sep2014

    Shell Museum Celebrity Island Dinner

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    Come join the fun at Traders Café for the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum’s annual Celebrity Island Dinner! Enjoy a 3-course meal with beer and wine served to you by some of our local celebrities and join in the fun by showing off your karaoke skills. Sanibel Island Broker, Eric Pfeifer will be one of the "celebrity waiters" for the evening. Be sure to attend and have him serve you during the evening's festivities.

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  • 1Aug2014

    Thanksgiving Celebration at the Sanibel Community House

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    Each year Sanibel residents and visitors are invited to gather at the Sanibel Community House for the Annual Thanksgiving celebration. All are invited to attned and asked to please bring canned goods or donation for F.I.S.H. of Sanibel & Captiva. The ceremony and celebration is usually held on the Sunday evening before Thanksgiving week.

    Donations to F.I.S.H. are used to help islanders who have fallen on hard times and need some help. F.I.S.H. stands for "Friends in Service Here".

    Stop by and join in the fun. Meet new neighbors and make new friends.

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