Events And Fun Facts

  • 24Jan2016

    Full Moon Low Tide Shelling

    Sanibel Real Estate

    After several days of strong winds out of the Northwest, today's full moon low tide litters Sanibel Island beaches with seashells, sponges, soft corals, stone crab traps, blue crab traps, starfish and sea urchins.

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  • 1Jan2016

    Sanibel Captiva Trivia Test

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Are you an expert on Sanibel and Captiva? Have fun with our weekly email trivia test.

    Our weekend preview emails occasionally test your local Sanibel and Captiva Island knowledge. Are you an island expert? How well do you know our neighborhoods, beaches, plants, flowers, shells, fish, birds and more...

    Check below to see how well you know the answers to this week's Sanibel and Captiva Trivia Challenge.

    (Triva Questions are found on our weekend preview emails only)

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  • 31Dec2015

    Cooking with the Island Stars

    Sanibel Real Estate

    If you love good food, and supporting the Sanibel Captiva community, then be sure to tip the wonderful local celebrity chefs who will be cooking to help raise money for the Sanibel Community House.

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  • 18Dec2015

    Holiday Stroll at South Seas

    Friday & Saturday evenings in December, South Seas Island Resort opens its gates to the public for a memorable Holiday Stroll around the Marina at Yacht Harbour.

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  • 10Nov2015

    Under The Sea Bailey Matthews Fundraiser

    Sanibel Shell Museum

    The Under the Sea Fundraiser is an annual event occurring in our high season. Hosted at the museum after hours, guests enjoy dining and great entertainment while supporting the work of the Museum.

    The Bailey Matthews National Shell Museum is a must see for any Sanibel Island visitor.

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  • 1Nov2015

    Sanibel Captiva Heart Walk

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Every year supporters and walkers as well as survivors will gather at the corner of Island Inn Road and Tarpon Bay Road across from the Bailey General Store, to walk 5K with a 1 mile route available to support the American Heart Association.

    You can be a participant, a sponsor or create your own team. All proceeds benefit the American Heart Association.

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  • 1Oct2015
    "Ding" Darling Days Amateur Nature Photography Contest

    "Ding" Darling Days Amateur Nature Photography Contest

    Judged in October to celebrate the birthday of Jay Norwood "Ding" Darling,one of America's most well known conservationists, cartoonist and wildlife advocate, the “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society’s amateur photography contest attracts talented photographers year after year. This amateur photo contest began in 1986 and the tradition continues.

    "Bath Time" by Kent Jager of Sanibel, FL

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  • 14Sep2015

    Kiwanis Spaghetti Dinner

    Sanibel Real Estate

    Touted as the ALL YOU CAN EAT Spaghetti Dinner, you might wonder why the Kiwanians serving you have tee shirts with slogans that contradict this idea. You need to come and find out. It is truly an unbelievable amount of food, drinks and fun to be had in one evening.

    Mark your calendar and make plans to attend this highly popular event held every year at the Sanibel Community House. Hosted by the Sanibel Captiva Kiwanis Club members, this event raises money for the club which in turn donates

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