Events And Fun Facts

  • 15Oct2014

    SCCF Wines in the Wild

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Each year SCCF (Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation) hosts Wines in the Wild in the early Fall to welcome back everyone to Sanibel and Captiva Islands after the Summer break. The event is held at SCCF's Nature Center on San-Cap Road and features a fabulous selection of Wines and Food. The evening includes auction items and great socializing for residents and visitors alike.

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  • 13Oct2014

    Chapel By-The-Sea Community Caroling

    Sanibel Real Estate
    As part of the Captiva Holiday Village events, the Chapel By-The-Sea on Captiva hosts an evening of traditional Christmas Carols and Holiday songs for the whole family. Also featured are guest soloists and special performers.

    The Chapel By-The-Sea is a non denominational church open in high season to all on Captiva and Surrounding areas.

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  • 2Oct2014
    Christmas Tree Lighting & Fireworks Tween Waters

    Christmas Tree Lighting & Fireworks Tween Waters

    Every year on the Friday following Thanksgiving, Tween Water's Inn hosts one of the holiday's most anticipated events. The annual lighting of their Christmas decorations. Look out Clark Griswold, their may not be any lights left for your house!

    Starting at 5:30 islanders gather at Tween Waters by the Gulf of Mexico for food, drinks, caroling, live music, and the lighting of the Christmas decorations. Just after dark, a fireworks display on the beach is enjoyed by all.

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  • 1Oct2014

    Florida Everblades Hockey Team

    Sanibel Real Estate
    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

    Sanibel Real Estate
    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

    Sanibel Real Estate
    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

    Sanibel Real Estate
    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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