Tuesday - 1



Conversations with History:
How Sharp the Serpent’s Tooth
Headquarters Regional Library, Naples
Performer: Janina Birtolo. Janina continues her exploration of the lives of fascinating historical women with How Sharp the Serpent’s Tooth, an original one-woman play about Cleopatra, the Egyptian queen who gave rise to innumerable stories of romance and intrigue. 2 p.m. 239-593-0334

Harbour View Gallery reception
Harbour View Gallery,
5789 Cape Harbour Drive, unit 104, Cape Coral
Reception for featured artists Blanchard Stell and Marc Geldon, 6-8 p.m. 239-540-5789

 

Wednesday - 2

 

Sunset Celebration on the Pier
Cape Coral Yacht Club
5819 Driftwood Pkwy, Cape Coral     
Experience the beauty of Southwest Florida's amazing sunsets at the Cape Coral Yacht Club for the Sunset Celebration on the first Wednesday of every month. Listen to live music on the beach, shop from over 40 vendors selling unique crafts, jewelry and other gift items, or take a stroll on the pier and watch the beautiful sunset. Food & drink available for purchase. 5 - 8 p.m. 239-574-0806

Island Vibe
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

Gallagher
Through Saturday
Visani Restaurant & The Comedy Zone
2400 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte
Pure Stand-up Comedy! Leave your raincoat at home. 941-629-9191 or www.visani.net

American Celebration
The Baker Museum
5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard, Naples
Make-and-Take workshops present opportunities for kids and adults to learn about a featured museum exhibition, and then create their own artwork inspired by the exhibition. 2 p.m. 239-597-1900

 

Thursday - 3

 

The Little Mermaid
Through Aug. 2
Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
This is the classic story of a young mermaid who dreams of living above the sea.   She strikes a deal with a wicked sea witch and exchanges her voice for the chance to live as a human. 239-278-4422

Mercato Independence Day Kick-Off Party
9115 Strada Place, Naples
Live music, outdoor bar, prizes, giveaways and All-American kid-friendly fun! Entertainment by Toucan Do. Free. 6 -  9 p.m. www.mercatoshops.com

Independence Day Celebration
Miromar Outlets
10801 Corkscrew Rd., Estero
Children’s activities begin at 6 p.m. with face painting, balloon animals and more. Live music with The Mark Kobie Trio and Keep the Faith - Bon Jovi Tribute Show.  Fireworks display over the lake at dusk. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Coolers and personal fireworks are not permitted. www.miromaroutlets.com 239-948-3766

The Del Prados
Tony Rotino Center, Cape Coral
The first Thursday of every month the Yacht Club as we reminisce to the authentic sounds of street corner harmony sung by those who were there. Dance to classic 50's and 60's Rock n' Roll in the Yacht Club Ballroom. Light snacks will be served. B.Y.O.B. $12 per person. 7 - 10 p.m. 239-574-0807


Muttini Mingle, Pawtastic Yappy Hour
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
5:30-8 p.m. Center Court.  Presented by Salty Paws. Enjoy live music by Singer/Guitarist Michael Hirst. Call 941-575-7599 for more info.

Comedian Alex Ortiz
Off the Hook Comedy Club
599 S. Collier Blvd., Marco Island
3 through Sunday, 6
239-389-6901

Jazzmasters
South Regional Library, Naples
Come enjoy this sing-along concert filled with patriotic music, plus favorite Dixieland pieces. 6 p.m. 239-593-0334

Scotty Bryan
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

USA Dance Chapter 6049
Riverside Community Center, Fort Myers
1 – 5 p.m., $5 member couple, $3 member single and $5 non-members
239-565-7947   www.usadance.6049.org

 

Friday - 4

 

Fort Myers Art Walk
Downtown Fort Myers
6 - 10 p.m. www.fortmyersartwalk.com
239-337-5050

Great American Picnic
Marina at Cape Harbour, Cape Coral
At 11:30 a.m. pets and owners can line up between the towers for the "Patriotic Pet Parade"!  No registration needed.   Immediately after the parade the “Best Patriotic Hat Contest” will begin center stage!  People of all ages can participate and show off their patriotic creations!  Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. and you will need a patriotic name for your hat! Be sure and sign up for these Patriotic Contests that will begin around 1:30 p.m. live music.  239-541-0800

Arts for ACT Gallery exhibit
2265 First St., For Myers
Opening reception during Art Walk for new themed exhibit featuring more than 40 arists., 6-10 p.m.
239-337-5050

Fourth of July Fireworks
The City of Naples 4th of July Fireworks begin at 9 p.m. at the Naples Pier.  The presentation will feature a twenty minute display with special effects musically choreographed to patriotic selections that will be simulcast on radio station WAVV 101.1 FM.  Naples residents are invited to bring chairs or blankets to viewing spots in town, as the fireworks can be seen all along the Naples beach. 239-213-7120

Fourth of July Parade
5th Ave South, Naples
10 a.m.- noon  239-213-7120

Let Freedom Ring
The Cultural Center Theater and Box Office
2280 Aaron Street, Port Charlotte
Choral group  Bion Cantorum will give its inaugural concert, Let Freedom Ring. 4 p.m.  941-625-4175

Arts in Healthcare exhibit
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers
Opening reception during Art Walk for a new exhibit, 6-10 p.m. 239-333-1933

Fourth of July Celebration
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda  
Noon - 9 p.m.  Annual Freedom Swim (begins at 9 am call 941 661-5622 for more information) Face Painting by Metamasque, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., live music by the Garbage Men, Noon-3 p.m. and The Kollections 5-9 pm. Viewing of fireworks display over Charlotte Harbor at 9 p.m. 941-639-8721 .

Freedom Fest
Downtown Fort Myers
Live music on five stages, fireworks, Art Walk
5 to 11 p.m., free admission
1-855-RDA-EVENTS  www.riverdistrictevents.com

Star-Spangled Bonita Fourth of July Celebration
Old 41 Rd., Bonita Springs
2014 Bonita Springs July 4th Parade “Celebrating Faith, Freedom, & the future” 9 a.m. Bonita Spring’s 54th annual parade moves along Old 41 Road starting at 9 a.m. The Party in the Park will begin at 4 p.m. and include a kids’ amusement area, the annual old-fashioned bed race, eating contests and live entertainment from The Sarah Hadeka Band and Railhead. The City of Bonita Springs will light up the night sky with a spectacular fireworks display and laser light show after dark. www.cityofbonitasprings.org  239-949-6262

Independence Day Celebration on Sanibel
Various Sanibel Island locations
Enjoy an old-fashioned hometown parade down Periwinkle Way starting at 9:30 a.m. Paraders treat the crowd to free gifts and candy. Community picnics with free food and beverage follow at Bailey’s and Jerry’s Shopping Centers. Then join islanders for the noontime Road Rally, a scavenger-type hunt through the island. At 4 p.m. at The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club, fireworks at nightfall at the Sanibel Causeway. www.sanibel-captiva.org.  239-472-1080

Red White and Boom
Cape Coral Parkway, Cape Coral
The City of Cape Coral Parks and Recreation Department brings you the largest single day event in the city from 4  - 10 p.m. SkyZone - Patriot Kid - Free, obstacle course, Giant Slide, Velcro Wall, Bungie Jumper, Face Painting, Balloon Art, fireworks. 239-573-3128 www.capeboom.com
 

4th Fest 2014
Laishley Park, Punta Gorda
This year’s event features Water-Mania - a group of 12 giant waterslides - to be erected in Laishley Park. Live Music will fill the park all day.  Live music starts at noon. Gator Nate & The Gladezmen, The Boogiemen Rock n Soul Revue and The Boogiemen. Jack Michael will present a bonus one hour concert with his band Drive 31 immediately following the fireworks finale. 9 p.m. Fireworks! $3 Admission for fireworks at the gate. Kids under 12 - Free Gate Admission. An all day wristband for waterslides and bounce houses is $10 per day. All proceeds go to support the Punta Gorda Fireworks. Gates open at 11 a.m.   941-637-5953

The Sunset Celebration - Big Al & High Tide
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
Big Al, 1 - 6 p.m. and High Tide, 7 - midnight (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

Fort Myers Beach Fourth of July
Fort Myers Beach
Festivities kick off with a 10 a.m. parade up Estero Boulevard. Then, 15 minutes after sunset, one of the region’s most spectacular fireworks shows shoots off from the Fort Myers Beach Fishing Pier. That’s the main event, but restaurants, lounges, and others step up the festivities with music and activity in the Times Square area and the length of the beach. 239-454-7500
www.fortmyersbeachchamber.org

Fort Myers Princess Sunset Cruise & Fireworks
645 Old San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers Beach
Dance the night away! See a specular Sunset near Sanibel lighthouse at dusk.We will then set sail toward Fort Myers Beach Pier to view one of the region's most spectacular fireworks shows beginning around 9 p.m. Limited tickets available - must purchase online. Boards at 6:45 p.m. & Sailing 7:15 p.m. www.FortMyersPrincess.com 239-765-8500

Whiskey Throttle
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

 

Saturday - 5



The Sunset Celebration - Railhead
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach, 5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

 

Circus Arts United
Ter-Tinis, 7050 Crystal Drive, Fort Myers
239-277-5475   www.circusartsunited.com

Greenmarket
Alliance For the Arts, Fort Myers
Join us on our 10-acre campus every Saturday to find an exclusive selection of locally grown, caught and cultivated foods and other products available to sample and purchase. Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians and fun activities for kids, gardening classes and live cooking by local chefs.  Saturdays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 239-939-2787

ReptiDay
Crowne Plaza Fort Myers At Bell Tower Shops
13051 Bell Tower Dr., Fort Myers
Repticon team brings you ReptiDay, the one-day reptile show and sale! ReptiDay will feature everything that you've come to love the most about Repticon all packed into a single day of fun and excitement! See live animals from around the world, purchase pets and pet products direct from the experts at amazing prices you won't find anywhere else, and learn more about reptiles and exotic animals at live seminars and demonstrations. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.   www.reptiday.com

Chris G
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Performs live music from 5-9 p.m. 941-575-3007

Jazz Master Dixieland Jazz Band
Norris Community Center
755 8th Ave S., Naples
1 - 3 p.m. Donations greatly appreciated.
239-213-3058


Rocker
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

Sunday - 6



Brylcream
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
4:30-7:30 p.m., 239-540-8454

Tuesday - 8



A Midsummer Night’s Sing
First Presbyterian Church
2438 Second St. in downtown Fort Myers
Hungry families and children out of school for the summer will benefit from an evening of music and fellowship. This 90-minute performance of hymns, instrumentalists, and special guests will begin at 7 p.m., with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free, although voluntary cash donations and cans of non-perishable food will be accepted to benefit Community Cooperative (The Soup Kitchen).
239-334-2261 or www.fpcfortmyers.org.

Wednesday - 9



Comedians Tony Tone and Roy Habor
Through Saturday
Visani Restaurant & The Comedy Zone
2400 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte
941-629-9191 or www.visani.net

The Met: Live in HD Verdi’s “Otello”
Local Regal Cinemas
Tickets are available now at participating theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com.

Island Vibe
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

Thursday - 10



Boeing, Boeing
Through Aug. 9
Off Broadway Palm Theatre
1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
Fasten your seatbelts for the Tony Award-winning comedy about French bachelor Bernard and his three flight attendant fiancées. Bernard keeps “one up, one down and one pending” until an unexpected schedule change brings all three beautiful women to Paris, and to Bernard’s apartment, at the same time! 239-278-4422

Comedian Eric Schwartz
Off the Hook Comedy Club
599 S. Collier Blvd., Marco Island
10 through Sunday, 13
239-389-6901

Mark Vee Quartet- Live at the Center!
Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium, 10150 Bonita Beach Rd SE, Bonita Springs
Marc Vee is an experienced musician composer/band-leader who studied formally at The University of Miami School of music. He has released four jazz albums internationally and has played concerts on the same bill with Kenny G, Dave Brubeck, Boney James, Peter White, Spiro Gyra, Kenny Loggins and many more. $20 member / $25 non-member / $30 at the door. 7 p.m. 239-495-8989 or www.artcenterbonita.org.

USA Dance Chapter 6049
Riverside Community Center, Fort Myers
1 – 5 p.m., $5 member couple, $3 member single and $5 non-members
239-565-7947   www.usadance.6049.org

Scotty Bryan
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

 

Friday - 11



Crosstown Gypsy
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Performs live music from 5-9 p.m. 941-575-3007

The Fourposter
Through July 20
Cultural Park Theatre
528 Cultural Park Boulevard, Cape Coral  
239-772-5862

Adrenaline Junkies
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays
Through July 26
Laboratory Theater of Florida
1634 Woodford Ave., Fort Myers
This night of one-acts features a unique blend of comedy, drama, and wry monologue by playwrights Moishe Kaufmann, Paul Rudnick, Wendy MacLeod, and others. This mostly funny collection is a sincere look at the recent changes in gay marriage laws. Tickets are $20 or $12 for students with a valid ID. 8 p.m. 239-218-0481

Moments Exhibition Opening Reception
Center for Visual Arts Bonita Springs
26100 Old 41 Rd, Bonita Springs        
Happiness can come from simple, brief experiences and pleasures. Moments that take you away from the chaos happening around you.  Artists are asked to capture their moments, their world, their life, and inspire people. Moments, no matter what they are, are pieces that make the picture of your life complete.  Seize your Moments.  Create an artwork.  Share it with others.  Free and open to the public. 6-8 p.m. On display through July 24.
239-495-8989 or www.artcenterbonita.org


Majestic Places/Majestic Faces:
Opening Reception
Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers
Gallery Walk with David White: Saturday, July 12, 10 a.m.  Stroll through a photographic scrapbook exhibition of artist David White’s journeys through SE Asia. The exhibition will include more than 300 photographs, educational maps, educational DVDs, and possibly educational lectures focusing on ‘Community Service’ and ‘Unique Jakarta Recycling.’ Included in the exhibition will be countries: Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Reception: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Exhibiting through July 31. 239-939-2787

The Sunset Celebration - High Tide
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

45th Annual Christmas in July Bazaar
Cultural Center of Charlotte County
It’s a true family tradition. Join us for the 45th Annual Christmas in July Bazaar July 11, 12 and 13 at the Cultural Center of Charlotte County. The event is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday.  Over 80 vendors will be onsite with an array of great handmade crafts and more. Additionally, we will have farmer’s market vendors outside.  Join Santa each day in Centennial Hall from noon to 2 p.m. for free pictures as well as complimentary cookies and punch. In addition to vendors and activities, you won’t want to miss all of our delicious food choices including bake sale items, hot apple dumplings, our “World Famous Strawberry Shortcake,” and a variety of treats from Jimmie’s Grill. Live music on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 941-625-4175 ext.230 or www.theculturalcenter.com

Caroline Morris exhibit
Spirits of Bacchus, Bay & Hendry Sts., Fort Myers
Reception 7 - 9 p.m.  239-560-7388

Saturday - 12



More Mud - More Destruction
Lee County Civic Center
11831 Bayshore Road, North Fort Myers
Gates open at 10 a.m. for all day events
Truck, Buggy, and Airboat Show presented by the Airboat and Buggy Conservation Club of Southwest Florida. Tuff Truck Competition, Mud Races, Back to Back Truck Pulls. Ending the night with Southern Rock Legends - "The Damn Outlaws"   Advanced General Admission: Adult $13 - Youth 3-12 $7  239-543-7469  www.thunderslamseries.com

High Tide
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

Blues with Jamie Davis
Ter-Tinis, 7050 Crystal Drive, Fort Myers
239-277-5475

Jazz Master Dixieland Jazz Band
Norris Community Center, 755 8th Ave S., Naples
1 - 3 p.m. Donations appreciated.  239-213-3058

The Sunset Celebration - Troublemakerz
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

As Is Band
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Performs live music from 5-9 p.m. 941-575-3007


Storms at Home
Dr. Robinson Community Center, Fort Myers
7 p.m. $15 for general admission, $7 for children 12 and under  239-634-7837

Larry Magnum in concert
ACMA at All Faiths Unitarian
2756 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Larry Magnum is a Jacksonville singer/songwriter.  He has nearly 3,000 performances as a folk, country and Americana artist.  Mike Campbell will open. 7 p.m. 239-691-4069 www.americanamca.org

Sunday - 13



Brylcream
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
4:30-7:30 p.m., 239-540-8454

Tuesday - 15



Member Gallery Book Club:
The $12 Million Stuffed Shark by Don Thompson
Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers
7 - 9 p.m. 239-939-2787

Wednesday - 16



Island Vibe
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454


Comedians Just June and Chris Killian
Through Saturday
Visani Restaurant & The Comedy Zone
2400 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte
941-629-9191 or www.visani.net

The Met: Live in HD Baroque Pastiche
“The Enchanted Island”
Local Regal Cinemas
Tickets are available now at participating theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com

Thursday - 17



Comedian David Nickerson
Through Sunday
Off the Hook Comedy Club, Marco Island
239-389-6901

Third Thursday on 3rd
3rd Street South, Naples
6:30  -  9:30 p.m.
239-649-6707

USA Dance Chapter 6049
Riverside Community Center, Fort Myers
1 – 5 p.m., $5 member couple, $3 member single and $5 non-members  239-565-7947   www.usadance.6049.org

Grateful Dead Meet-Up
at the Movies: Beat Club 4/21/72
Cinemas nationwide at 7:30 p.m. Never officially released or seen in its entirety, the film will treat Dead Heads to a complete and rare live studio performance of the Grateful Dead at Beat Club TV, captured during their legendary European tour in 1972. The Beat Club TV performance in Bremen, West Germany is one of the last known videos of band member Ron “Pigpen” McKernan, and features stand-out versions of set staples like “Bertha,” “Sugaree,” "Playing In The Band" and "Truckin'>Drums>The Other One" with all audio remastered from the original analog tapes. www.FathomEvents.com

Downtown Punta Gorda Gallery Walk
Punta Gorda Historic District
A lively variety of artists and musicians plus shops and eateries in the charming Punta Gorda Historic District.  5-8 p.m. Free. 941-391-4856
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Friday - 18



Fort Myers Music Walk
Downtown Fort Myers
7  p.m. 239-645-6457
www.fortmyersmusicwalk.com

The Sunset Celebration - High Tide
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

Jim Morris
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Performs live music from 5-9 p.m. 941-575-3007

Saturday - 19



Singer/Guitarist Michael Hirst
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Performs live music from 5-9 p.m. 941-575-3007

The Sunset Celebration - Railhead
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

Revamped Rock
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

Dead Letter Society
Ter-Tinis, 7050 Crystal Drive, Fort Myers
239-277-5475


Caribbean Island Party Dinner Dance
Cape Coral Yacht Club - Driftwood Parkway
Music by the one & only "Star Splash, $23 /pp/members (join & save) or  $25 /pp/guests
www.capecoralsocialclub.org July  15th, Tuesday Noon, is deadline for Reservations! Social 5:30 p.m. - Dinner 6 p.m. Call Maria Romeu at
239-699-9341

Corvette Car Show
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 S 1st St, Immokalee
Rev up your engines for Seminole Casino Immokalee’s free Corvette Car Show from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The best of the best will be on display as DJ Tommy Tune spins your favorite tracks.
www.seminoleimmokaleecasino.com

MangomaniaTropical Fruit Fair
Through Sunday
German-American Social Club
2101 Pine Island Rd., Cape Coral
Mango Mania is a celebration of Pine Island's mangos and other tropical fruits. It is a festive, informal and incredibly fun family event. Activities, games, live music, contests and more!
www.floridascreativecoast.com
239-283-0888

Jazz Master Dixieland Jazz Band
Norris Community Center
755 8th Ave S., Naples
1 - 3 p.m. Donations appreciated.
239-213-3058

Sunday - 20



Southwest Florida Bridal Show
Harborside Event Center, Fort Myers
1- 5 p.m. www.RiverDistrict.com

Brylcream
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
4:30-7:30 p.m., 239-540-8454

Pit Masters BBQ Rib Cook Off
Tiki Bar at Days Inn
18051 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Starts at 2 p.m.., judging at 5 p.m. Raffles all day long, live music all day 239-267-7900

Tuesday - 22



The Nowhere Band - Beatles tribute
Visani Restaurant & The Comedy Zone
2400 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte
A Special Beatles Musical Event.  For more details: 941-629-9191 or www.visani.net

Wednesday - 23



Comedians Mike Rivera and Trish Keating
Visani Restaurant & The Comedy Zone
2400 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte
23 through Saturday, 26
For more details: 941-629-9191 or www.visani.net

Island Vibe
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

 

Thursday - 24



Comedian Bryan Callen
Through Sunday
Off the Hook Comedy Club, Marco Island
239-389-6901

Rick Howard & the Speedbumps
Live at the Center
Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium, 10150 Bonita Beach Rd SE, Bonita Springs
$15 member / $20 non-member / $25 at the door. 7 p.m. For further information call 239-495-8989 or visit www.artcenterbonita.org

Art/Poetry Networking Event
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers
GCL hosts an Art & Poetry Networking event. The event showcases the best art & poetry Southwest Florida has to offer. Artists will have the opportunity to showcase their work and share it with the local community. $10 admission. 8 p.m. 239-333-1933

USA Dance Chapter 6049
Riverside Community Center, Fort Myers
1 – 5 p.m., $5 member couple, $3 member single and $5 non-members
239-565-7947   www.usadance.6049.org

Scotty Bryan
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

Friday - 25



Annual Pirate Fest
Through Sunday
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Fun for the entire Family!  Live music, Pirate encampment, pirate themed vendors and lots of Pirates!! 941-639-8721
www.fishermensvillagepiratefest.com

Rockin Horse
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

Let’s Put on a Show Productions
presents The Irish Curse
Through Aug. 9
Golden Gate Community Center,
4701 Golden Gate Parkway, Naples
239-398-9192

The Sunset Celebration -  High Tide
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

Jersey Girls
Through Aug. 3
Cultural Park Theatre
528 Cultural Park Boulevard, Cape Coral  
239-772-5862

Annual Fishermen’s Village Pirate’s Ball
Charlotte Harbor Event
& Conference Center, Punta Gorda
8 - 11 p.m., $30 advance, $35 at door
www.fishermensvillagepiratefest.com

Eileen Kozloff in concert
ACMA at All Faiths Unitarian
2756 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Eileen Kozloff is an award winning musician having won competitions for her songwriting and instrumental work.  She is well known for her soaring vocals, stunning harmonies and commanding performances.  Her ability to compose, play and sing in a wide range of genres has made her a versatile festivals performance and workshop teacher. Her Autoharp repertoire is a rich mix of Old Time chestnuts, Carter Family songs and original songs. 7 p.m. 239-691-4069
www.americanamca.org

Saturday - 26



Car Cruise In
4th Saturdays every month. Free.  All Ages.
All classic cars and show cars welcome! DJ spins classic rock with trivia! Monthly car cruise-in in downtown Fort Myers.  All cars welcome. 3-9 p.m.
www.RiverDistrictevents.com

SummerJazz On The Gulf  - Late Night Brass
The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
851 Gulf Shore Blvd N, Naples
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
239-261-2222


Deb & The Dynamics
Ter-Tinis, 7050 Crystal Drive, Fort Myers
239-277-5475

Rocker
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
7-11 p.m., 239-540-8454

Pirate Flotilla Invasion Contest 2014
Fishermen's Village
1200 West Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Our traditional “Flotilla Invasion” will take place on Saturday. It’s a lot of fun and this year we offer significant cash prizes. In addition, free overnight dock space is available for the participants.  Consider decorating your boat and your crew in a pirate theme. CASH PRIZES for most decorated boat, most lively boat and smallest boat!
www.fishermensvillagepiratefest.com

Jazz Master Dixieland Jazz Band
Norris Community Center
755 8th Ave S., Naples
1 - 3 p.m. Donations greatly appreciated.
239-213-3058

The Sunset Celebration - Due South
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

National Dance Day
Fleamasters Music Hall,
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Fort Myers
11 a.m. .to 2 p.m. www.fleamall.com

Sunday - 27



Brylcream
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
4:30-7:30 p.m., 239-540-8454

Wednesday - 30



Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs
Improv Tonight
Center for Performing Arts – Moe Auditorium
& Film Center, 10150 Bonita Beach Road SE
Local improv groups perform short and long form improv that includes suggestions provided by you, the audience! Be as involved in the show as you’d like; whether you’re just setting a scene with your suggestions, or whether you’re on stage as a player! $10 advance purchase/ $15 at the door. 7 p.m.  239-495-8989

Island Vibe
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

Thursday - 31



Comedian Steve Hofstetter
Through Aug. 3
Off the Hook Comedy Club, Marco Island
239-389-6901

Comedian Josh Blue
Through Aug. 2
Visani Restaurant & The Comedy Zone
2400 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte
941-629-9191

Scotty Bryan
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral
5-9 p.m., 239-540-8454

USA Dance Chapter 6049
Riverside Community Center, Fort Myers
1 – 5 p.m., $5 member couple, $3 member single and $5 non-members
239-565-7947
www.usadance.6049.org

 
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