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November 2019 Event Calendar

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Fri – 1

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade,
Punta Gorda
Singer Mike Archer, 5-9 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

A Fox on the Fairway
Through Nov. 20
Florida Repertory Theatre,
Bay Street, Fort Myers
239-332-4488

Sex tips for Straight Women
from a Gay Man
Oct. 25 – Nov. 16
The Laboratory Theater of Florida, 1634 Woodford Ave., Fort Myers 239-218-0481

Jay Gardner, Colin Orion & John Nazario exhibit opens
DAAS Co-Op Art Gallery & Gifts,
1815 Fowler St., unit 3, Fort Myers, Opening reception, 6 – 10 p.m. 239-590-8645

ACT Gallery exhibit opens
Arts for ACT Gallery,
2265 First St., Fort Myers
Artists MiMi Stirn and Kim Kraft Beckler, 6 – 10 p.m. during Art Walk 239-337-5050

Ilyas Kirkan exhibit
Ollie Mack Gentry Photography, 1528 Jackson St., Fort Myers
Opening reception at 6 p.m. in conjunction with Art Walk
239-440-0061

Gulfshore Playhouse:
Bedlam’s Saint Joan
Through Nov. 3
The Norris Center,
755 8th Ave. S., Naples
866-811-4111

On Golden Pond
Through Nov. 3
Cultural Park Theatre
528 Cultural Park Blvd, Cape Coral 239-772-5862

Florida International Air Show
Nov. 1 – 3
Punta Gorda Airport
The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will be performing on Saturday and Sunday. Gates open at 5 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. on Saturday & Sunday.
www.floridaairshow.com

Sailor Larry – Noon
Iconic – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Mike Imbasciani
& His Bluez Rockerz
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral,
7 – 11 p.m.,
239-540-8454

Exhibition Opening
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs, 26100 Old 41 Road
Artists of all mediums and subjects are asked to submit their latest works! Awards will be assigned to artworks that demonstrate both conceptual and technical proficiency. 6 – 8 p.m. 239-495-8989

Murder & Mayhem:
Live at the Cabaret
Center for Performing Arts – Moe Auditorium, 10150 Bonita Beach Rd, Bonita Springs
Our new Youth Players Cabaret series will see our Teen Players, with help from talented area adults, presenting an evening of musical theatre numbers about murder, dying, and general mischief. 8 p.m. 239-495-8989

Escanaba in Da Moonlight
Through Nov. 24
The Naples Players, 701 5th Ave S, Naples, 239-263-7990

Sebastian Bach
The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd,
Fort Myers 239-985-9839

Finding Neverland
Through Nov. 16
Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
1380 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers
239-278-4422

Turf Wars:
Art Speaks For The Earth
Nov. 1 – 25
Sidney and Berne Davis Art Center, 2301 First Street, Fort Myers, Reception: Nov. 1, 6 – 10. 239-333-1933

A Moment in Time: Photojournalism as Art
Nov. 1 – 25
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, 2301 First St., Fort Myers
Photojournalism is a different kind of art. Features photographers Jamie Kuser, Amanda Inscore Whittamore, Andrew West and videographer Kirk Erwin. Reception: Nov. 1, 6 – 10. 239-333-1933

ALFM exhibit
Art League of Fort Myers,
1451 Monroe St., Fort Myers
Reception in conjunction with Art Walk, 6 – 10 p.m.
www.artleaguefortmyers.org

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

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche
Through Nov. 3
Lee County Alliance for the Arts
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers 239-939-2787

Art Walk
Downtown Fort Myers
Always on the First Friday, visit the many exciting galleries, exhibitions, and performances. Free to the public with many venues featuring additional attractions and specials. Rain or shine. 6 -10 p.m.
www.fortmyersriverdistrictalliance.com

Betty Fox Band
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Chuck Peterson
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 4 – 7 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Neil Diamond tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Mystery Cycles
Through Nov. 3
TheatreLab, Arts Complex, 10501 FGCU Blvd. S, FGCU, Fort Myers www.fgcu.edu

Always … Patsy Cline
Through Nov. 24
Florida Repertory Theatre
2268 Bay St., Fort Myers
239-332-4488

 

Sat – 2

Bucklers Craft Fair
Nov. 2-3
Lee County Civic Center
1831 Bayshore Rd, North Fort Myers 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. www.bucklercraftfair.com

The East Palm Mercado
Every Saturday & Sunday
Neenie’s House,
481 Marsh Ave., Fort Myers
Featuring Alice & Rose Boutique, Diane’s Garden of Bromeliads & Edibles, Ice Cream Creations by Vilma, fleamarket, garage sale, items, plants, art, jewelry, produce. Sellers inside & outside, booth space available $10. Rain or shine, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 224-678-4901

Patchouli in concert
The ACMA Listening Room
2756 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers, 7 p.m. 239-691-4069
www.americanacma.org

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

Cindy Crowley
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, karaoke,
4 – 7 p.m., 239-995-2141

Alyssa Chermak Jr
Vocal Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU, This recital is free and open to the public. 7:30 p.m. 239-745-4268

Josh Abbott Band
The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, doors open at 7 p.m.
239-985-9839

Journey, Bon Jovi tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Bluegrass Indoor Concert
Lee County Alliance for the Arts
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers, Lineup: Andy Wahlberg, Justin Mason Band and Keith Bass. 2 – 5 p.m. 239-939-2787

Trevor Earl – 1 p.m.
Bad Latitude – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

GreenMarket
Lee County Alliance for the Arts
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians and fun activities for kids, gardening classes and live cooking by local chefs. The GreenMarket hosts neighbors and small growers who bring seasonal, very limited crops to market. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
239-939-2787

Sammy Hagar & The Circle with Night Ranger
Hertz Arena
11000 Everblades Pkwy., Estero
8 p.m. 239-948-7825

Edith Diamond
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

WINK Taste of Lee
Centennial Park
2000 W First St, Fort Myers
11 a.m. – 6 p.m. $10 for ages 3 and up. 239-214-6009

Art in the Park
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S, Naples
Naples Art proudly connects artists with art shoppers in another terrific season of Art in the Park. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
www.naplesart.org

Gin Blossoms
Seminole Casino Hotel in Immokalee
506 South 1st Street, Immokalee
8 p.m. 239-658-1313

Health & Wellness Expo
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Expo from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Live music with singer Mike Archer, noon-4 p.m. & singer Steve Flagg, 5-9 pm., center court. 941-575-3007

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

Swamp Buggy Parade
Naples Depot Museum
1051 Fifth Avenue South, Naples
10 a.m. to noon. 239-252-8421


Swamp Buggy Birthday Bash
Naples Depot Museum
A 1051 Fifth Ave South, Naples
Noon – 2 p.m. 239-252-8421

Alter Ego
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

 

Sun – 3

Alice Cooper
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, 13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers, 8 p.m.
239-481-4849

50 Years of Rock & Roll Part 2
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock and Roll, 7 p.m. 239-597-1111

Steve Cipriano
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 1 – 4 p.m.,
239-995-2141

The Old 41 Band
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 5 – 8 p.m.,
www.thecenterbar.com

Electric Lipstick
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 1 – 4 p.m.
239-990-9901

Gulf Coast Big Band
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S, Naples
2 – 4 p.m. 239-877-6090

Girls of Motown
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral,
4 – 8 p.m., 239-540-8454

Beginning with Beethoven
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Naples Philharmonic Chamber Musicians
3 p.m. 239-597-1111

Left Bank Art Fest
Greater Family Marco Island YMCA, 101 Sand Hill St.
Outdoor event in the green. Juried artists include photography, jewelry, oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings, ceramics, wood, bronze, glass, and more. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free admission and free parking. 239-290-7927

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Paul Roush, 4-8 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

Sanibel Blues & Jazz Festival
Bailey’s Center in the Backyard, corner of Periwinkle Way & Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel
Sanibel-Captiva Optimist Club presents a day of live music with Matt Schofield, Sean Chambers, Marty Stokes Band and Johnny Jensen. Doors at noon. Music starts at 1 p.m. $20 GA, $100 VIP
www.sancapoptimist.org

Car Cruise-in
Miromar Outlets,
10801 Corkscrew Rd., Estero
See your favorite makes and models of classic, exotic and custom cars. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. near WINK Playland.
239-948-3766

Lani Molina Mercado Jr
Viola Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This recital is free and open to the public.
3 p.m. 239-745-4268

Musical Moments Series:
Rock Around the Clock
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts – Moe Auditorium, 10150 Bonita Beach Rd, Bonita Springs
Join the Night Train Band for chart-topping Rock ‘N’ Roll hits from ‘50s greats. 3 – 5 p.m. 239-495-8989

Bonita Springs Concert Band
Riverside Park, Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs, 2 p.m.
www.bonitaspringsconcertband.com

 

Mon – 4

Colton
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 – 10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Mike Archer, 4-7 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

TGIM
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center.
2301 First Street, Fort Myers
Watch short indie films and get a look at how the Fort Myers Film Festival views submissions for independent films and participate in the selection process. Doors: 6:30 p.m., Films: 7 p.m. 239-333-1933

 

Tue – 5

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G, 1-4 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

Visiting Artist Reception
Harbour View Gallery,
5789 Cape Harbour Drive,
Suite 104, Cape Coral
Reception for Colin Peck and Jeff Hammond 6 – 8 p.m.
www.Harbourviewgallery.com

Pearl & Princess
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

Cirque at the Movies
Nov. 5 -9
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Naples Philharmonic & Naples Philharmonic Chorus. Spellbinding cirque-style performers create an imaginative visual landscape as Jack Everly leads the Naples Philharmonic in some of cinema’s favorite music. 239-597-1111

Jazz Jam
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
6:30 p.m., 239-549-3000

Anthony Offerle, baritone Nisita Concert Series
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU, 10501 FGCU Blvd. S., Fort Myers
Tickets are $10 for the general public and $7 for students and are available at fgcu.edu/concerts 7:30 p.m.

David Tecce
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 – 10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

 

Wed – 6

Florida Rep Theatre Event
Lakes Regional Library
15290 Bass Road, Fort Myers
Meet artistic director Greg Longenhagen and company from the Florida Rep as they discuss their show Always …Patsy Cline. Registration is required. 2 p.m. 239-479-4636

Capt. Paulie acoustic
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral,
6 – 8 p.m., 239-540-8454

Greg Miller & the Tributes
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
7 p.m., 239-549-3000

The Moots
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 & 10 p.m.
239-204-9949

46th Annual Christmas Walk & Tree Lighting
Fifth Ave. South, Naples
6 – 10 p.m. www.fifthavenuesouth.com

ART ALIVE-1st Wednesday Naples Art District Studio and Gallery Tours
“ART ALIVE” evening consists of over 50 professional artists, who will be showcasing their recent works of art and demonstrating their medium. Meet the artist, party and bring home unique treasures for your home. Look for the magenta and white art flags. 5-8 p.m. www.NaplesArtDistrict.com for directions.

Lili Sagi Jr Piano Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU, Fort Myers
This recital is free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m. 239-745-4268

Sunset Celebration
Yacht Club, 5819 Driftwood Pkwy, Cape Coral
Celebrate the beauty of a Southwest Florida sunset, while listening to live music on the beach from 3pm to sunset. There will also be food trucks, vendors selling arts & crafts, jewelry, gift items & more! 3 p.m. – sunset. 239-574-0806

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Chris G, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., center court.
941-575-3007

Wendy Renee
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

The Classics
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 6 – 9 p.m.
239-990-9901

 

Thu – 7

Pride and Patriotism
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
7 p.m. 239-481-4849

Manny T
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m. www.thecenterbar.com

COCO Art Gallery reception
Coconut Point Mall, 8074 Mediterranean Drive, Estero
5 – 7 p.m. 239-949-3073

Michael D’Amore
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m.,
239-549-3000

Space Jam
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 p.m. – midnight
239-204-9949

Everly Brothers Experience
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium 10150 Bonita Beach Road
Brothers Zachary and Dylan Zmed along with their partner and drummer Burleigh Drummond, celebrate the pivotal music and history of The Everly Brothers legacy.
7:30 p.m. 239-495-8989

Go for It reception
Cape Coral Art League
516 Cultural Park Blvd.
5 – 7 p.m.
239-772-5657

Fjelstul Art Lecture with Dr. Alfred Acres
Making a Self: Jan van Eyck and the Origins of the Artist
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This lecture is free and open to the public with a light reception to follow. 5 p.m.
More information can be found at fgcu.edu/artevents

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Paul Roush, noon-3 p.m. & singer Jimmy G, 4-7 p.m. Muttini Mingle from 5:30-8 p.m., center court.
941-575-3007

BADFISH “A Tribute to Sublime”
The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers 239-985-9839

Coconut Festival
Nov. 7 – 10
400 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral
The festival is an annual celebration of Cape Coral’s uniqueness to the Southwest Florida area. The event includes national entertainment, carnival rides, games, food, contests, fireworks and much more.
5 – 10 p.m. www.cocofest.com

Torched
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 6 – 10 p.m.
239-990-9901

Sound Machine
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 4 – 7 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Elvis, Celine Dion, Patsy Cline, Connie Francis tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

The Seagull
Nov. 7 – 9 and Nov 14-16
FSW Black Box Theatre,
Building L-119, 8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers
www.brownpapertickets.com

Charlotte Players:
Jack of Diamonds
Through Nov. 20
Langdon Playhouse, 1182 Market Circle, Port Charlotte
941-255-1022

 

Fri – 8

Family Feud Live:
Celebrity Edition
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, 13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers 8 p.m.
239-481-4849

Richie C – 6 p.m.
Electric Lipstick – 7 p.m.
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
239-549-3000

TC Band
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Ft Myers, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
239-204-9949

Chuck Peterson
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 4 – 7 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Jersey Boys tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

New York Rhythm
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m.,
www.thecenterbar.com

Sailor Larry – Noon
Deb & Dynamics – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Charlotte County Concert Band – Sounds of America
Charlotte Performing Arts Center, 701 Carmalita Street, Punta Gorda
Join the CC Concert Band for their Sounds of America concert 7.30 p.m. 941-218-0022

Johnny & Patti
Nov. 8 – 10
Cultural Park Theatre, 528 Cultural Park Blvd, Cape Coral 239-772-5862

Confessions of a Cuban Artist: Ciro Quintana
Nov 8 – 30
Lee County Alliance for the Arts, 10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers 239-939-2787

Staged Readings
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts – Moe Auditorium 10150 Bonita Beach Road
Staged Readings come from short stories, essays, plays, speeches, the inside of fortune cookies, or anywhere else we feel the written word might be made more impactful as read by local thespians. 7:30 p.m. 239-495-8989

Rock for Equality
Palace Pub and Wine,
1317 Cape Coral Parkway East
No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer,
8 p.m., $5
www.loveyourrebellion.org

The Fair at Fenway South
Nov. 8 – 24
JetBlue Park, Fort Myers
The family-friendly Fair at Fenway South takes place over three weekends: November 8 – 10; November 15 – 17; and November 22 – 24. Gates open at 5 p.m. on Fridays and at 1 p.m. on weekend days, and the fair closes each night at 11 p.m. www.fairatfenway.com.

Jennifer Gilmore Sings Musical Tributes
“I Did it…Broadway!”
Norris Center in Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S. Naples
Broadway Tribute featuring songs from Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Sound of Music, Cats, Chorus Line, Les Misérables & many more.
7 p.m. $25. 239-213-3058

The Gulfshore Tenors
St. Leo Parish Life Center, Bonita Springs, These talented young men combine their classical training with a smooth jazz trio accompaniment to create a unique singing sensation. 7 p.m., Tickets $25/$40 w/reception. www.gulfshoreopera.org


Black Maria Film Festival
Edison Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers
Join Edison Ford, in partnership with Florida SouthWestern State College, in welcoming the 38th annual Black Maria Film Festival. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Limited seating is available; visitors are advised to bring a chair. 6 p.m. 239-334-7419

Friday Night Concert Series
Miromar Outlets, Estero
The Ex-Bachelors bring on Memphis soul and rock n’ roll! 6 to 9 p.m. in the Restaurant Piazza.
www.MiromarOutlets.com

Walker Hayes
The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, doors open 7 p.m.
239-985-9839

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Country Express Band, 5-9 p.m., center court.
941-575-3007

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

Coconut Festival
Country Night
Sun Splash grounds,400 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral
David Lee Murphy, Runaway June and Cassadee Pope
239-573-3123

Tiny Art Exhibit Reception
Cape Coral Arts Studio, 4533 Coronado Pkwy, Cape Coral
The Cape Coral Arts Studio Fine Arts Gallery Exhibition is host to many wonderful local artists. The exhibit will be on display from 1 Nov. 1 – 21, with a free reception to meet the artists on Friday, Nov. 8 from 5-7 p.m. 239-574-0802

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

Beach N’ Brews
Craft Beer Event
Lovers Key State Park, 8700 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach
5 p.m. 239-463-4588

Ollie Mack Gentry exhibit
Through Nov. 12
West Elm, Coconut Point, 23101 Fashion Drive, suite 101, Estero
Opening reception at 6 p.m.
239-440-0061

 

Sat – 9

Southwest Florida Symphony: MW1 Interstellar Symphony
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
7:30 p.m. 239-481-4849

Bill Mize in concert
The ACMA Listening Room
2756 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers, 7 p.m. 239-691-4069
www.americanacma.org

Fall Open House
Englewood Art Center,
350 South McCall Road
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
941-474-5548

ABBA tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

COCO Art Gallery featured artist Sharon Shaw
Saturday & Sunday
Coconut Point Mall, 8074 Mediterranean Drive, Estero
noon – 5 p.m. 239-949-3073

The East Palm Mercado
Every Saturday & Sunday
Neenie’s House,
481 Marsh Ave., Fort Myers
Featuring Alice & Rose Boutique, Diane’s Garden of Bromeliads & Edibles, Ice Cream Creations by Vilma, fleamarket, garage sale, items, plants, art, jewelry, produce. Sellers inside & outside, booth space available $10. Rain or shine, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
224-678-4901

Trevor Earl – 1 p.m.
Silver Sneakers – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

The Classix Band
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 6 p.m.,
239-549-3000

Adrian Legg
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium 10150 Bonita Beach Road
8 p.m. 239-495-8989

Joey Fiato
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Fine Arts & Craft Show
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S, Naples
Naples Artcrafters is an association of artists and craft artisans 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
www.naplesartcrafters.com

Stand-up Comedy Night
Norris Center
755 8th Ave S. Naples
Funny Fellas Comedy presents a night of stand-up comedy with headliner, Carmen Vallone. Also performing is nationally touring comedian, Larry Venturino, and hosted by Christopher Cowles (Yakov Smirnoff’s writer). 7 p.m., $18 in Advance, $20 at the Door, $22 VIP Seating. 239-213-3058

Coconut Festival Rock Night
Sun Splash grounds, 400 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral
The festival is an annual celebration of Cape Coral’s uniqueness to the Southwest Florida area. The event includes national entertainment, carnival rides, games, food, contests, fireworks and much more. Noon – midnight. www.cocofest.com
239-573-3123

The Gulfshore Tenors
Military Heritage Museum’s Gulf Theater, Punta Gorda
These talented young men combine their classical training with a smooth jazz trio accompaniment to create a unique singing sensation. 7 p.m., $25/$35.
www.gulfshoreopera.org

Veteran Community
Support Fair
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Fair from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. live music with Jimmy G, Noon-4 p.m. & singer Paul Roush, 5-9., center court. 941-575-3007

Arts on Tap
Lee County Alliance for the Arts
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers 7 – 10 p.m. 239-939-2787

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

Patriotic Musical Celebration Saturday
Norris Center in Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S. Naples 34102
(Featuring all the songs you know and love that celebrate this amazing country we live in and the people who serve and have served in the Military. This concert includes a special trilogy as well as songs from the Andrew Sisters and WWII songs of the era. 4 pm • $25. 239-213-3058

Not Guilty
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral,
7 – 11 p.m.,
239-540-8454

Concert in the Park
Estero Community Park, 9200 Corkscrew Palms Blvd., Estero
11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. salute to veterans, military, first responders and more. Music by Lindsey Graham, food and more. www.estero-fl.gov

Funk, Soul, Motown & R&B
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
239-204-9949

Cindy Crowley
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, karaoke,
4 – 7 p.m., 239-995-2141

 

Sun – 10

Mustang Car Show
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Car show from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Live music with singer Chris G, 4-8 p.m., center court.
941-575-3007

Naples …What it Used
to Be exhibit
Guess Fisher Gallery,
810 12th Ave. S., Naples
5 – 8 p.m. 239-403-8393

Steve Cipriano
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 1 – 4 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Blues & Bloodys Sunday
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, noon-7 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Terry Fator
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
7 p.m. 239-597-1111

The Del Prados
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral,
4 – 8 p.m.,
239-540-8454

Annual Veteran’s Day Parade
Downtown Fort Myers
The RDA is pleased to host the 6th annual Veterans Parade in the River District. The parade will begin on Jackson Street at the American Legion and will proceed through the streets (Jackson Street, Main Street & First Street) of downtown ending with a commemorative program in front of the SBDAC. Guests are invited to line the streets to view the parade at 1 p.m. www.fortmyersriverdistrictalliance.com

Taste of the Islands
Sanibel Community Park
2231 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel
Join the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) for a day of great friends, groovy tunes and of course, delicious food from your favorite island restaurants! noon and close at 5 p.m. Admission is $7 and children younger than 12 years of age are free. noon – 5 p.m.
239-472-3644

Naples Concert Band
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S, Naples
2 – 4 p.m. 239-597-3240

Autoberfest 2019
Bonita Springs Dog Track, Bonita Springs
This unique community celebration features 25 award-winning food trucks, a luxury car show, KIDS ZONE, live music from the Ben Allen Band & Matty Jollie, a tractor-trailer of beer and wine! 11 a.m.
239-302-3837

Shall We Dance
M & N Dance Studio, 12450 Metro Parkway, Fort Myers
Benefits the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers,
2 – 5 p.m.
www.mastersingersfm.com

Lee County Community Band
Cape Coral High School,
2300 Santa Barabra Blvd.
3 p.m. www.leecountyband.com

 

Mon – 11

Vintage Car Club Car Show
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
11 a.m.-2 p.m. 941-575-3007

AURA
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Veteran’s Day Parade
Cape Coral Parkway – westbound from Del Prado to Chester Street, Cape Coral
Join us as the community honors our American Heroes and pays tribute to those who lost their lives, those who served honorably and those who are still proudly serving our country. The Veteran’s Day Celebration is a cooperative effort of the City of Cape Coral Parks and Recreation and other local supporters.
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
239-573-3123


Naples Big Band
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S. Naples
7 p.m. 239-597-3240

Arbitrary Illusions
Nov. 11 – Dec. 5
Fort Myers Beach Art Association and Gallery, 3030 Shell Mound Blvd.,
239-463-3909

 

Tue – 12

Songwriters on the Plaza
Fort Myers Regional Library
2450 First St., Fort Myers-Amphitheater
The Americana Community Music Association is committed to supporting original independent music and musicians with programs that expand community appreciation and education while fostering the creativity and diversity that influence Americana and Roots music. 6 p.m. 239-479-4636

Pearl & Princess
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

The Heights Party Band
The Heights Center, 15570 Hagie Drive, Fort Myers
7 p.m., $10,
www.heightsfoundation.org

New York Rhythm
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

String Chamber Ensembles Concert
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This concert is free and open to the public.7:30 p.m.
239-745-4268

Chamber Music with a Twist
Shell Point Retirement Community, 13921 Shell Point Boulevard, Fort Myers
Chamber Music with a Twist is a premiere chamber group that performs user-friendly classical chamber pieces, artistically woven in with beloved popular tunes and Broadway gems. 7 p.m. in the Grand Cypress Room. 239-454-2067.

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G 1-4., center court. 941-575-3007

Jazz Jam
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
6:30 p.m., 239-549-3000

 

WED – 13

Capt. Paulie acoustic
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral,
6 – 8 p.m.,
239-540-8454

Flash Forward Duo
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 6 – 9 p.m.
239-990-9901

The Moots
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 & 10 p.m.
239-204-9949

Wendy Renee
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Erich Dance Party
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m.,
239-549-3000

 

Thu – 14

Kevin James
Barbara B. Mann
Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
7:30 p.m. 239-481-4849

Laurie & Rusty Wright
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

CSNY, James Taylor,
Simon & Garfunkel tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Sound Machine
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 4 – 7 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Space Jam
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 p.m. – midnight
239-204-9949

Evening on 5th
5th Ave. South, Naples
An array of live musical performances up and down the sidewalks of 5th Avenue South, plus dining, shopping and more. 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. 239-692-8436, fifthavenuesouth.com

Electric Lipstick
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 6 – 9 p.m.
239-990-9901

TUBA Christmas
Fifth Avenue South, Naples
A remarkable evening of music in Sugden Plaza from sousaphone, euphonium, tuba, and baritone horn players. 6:30 -7:30 p.m., 239-692-8436, fifthavenuesouth.com

Gardner’s Park Christmas Sneak Peek
Gardner’s Park
Downtown Fort Myers
Get your holiday shopping done in Gardner’s Park! Join us for an evening of new items, specials, refreshments, and fun! 8 of our neighborhood shops are participating (more may join, and will be announced here)! Participating shops include: Shoppe Around the Corner Wisteria Tea Room Thrifty Garden Sirena del Sol Vintage DAAS CO-OP Art Gallery & Gifts Remedies Parlor Rust Never Sleeps Sophisticated Second. 6 p.m. www.fortmyersriverdistrictalliance.com

Mystik-Magic & Variety Show
Nov. 14 – 17
City Marketplace
115 Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda
Join us for an enchanting performance of incredible illusions and many amazing talents that will leave you in awe! www.mystikillusions.com

Fall Festival Carnival
Eagle Lakes Community Park
11565 Tamiami Trail E, Naples
Get ready for the Fall Festival Carnival! Everyone is welcome! Come get in on all the fun! There will be plenty of carnival rides, games and food! Fun for the entire family! 6 p.m.
239-252-3527

Pearl & Sase
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m.,
239-549-3000

OMB! Open Mic Bonita!
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts – Moe Auditorium 10150 Bonita Beach Rd, Bonita Springs
On select Thursdays throughout the 2019-2020, the Centers will host OMB! (Open Mic Bonita!) Songwriters, poets, slam poets, performance artists, playwrights, authors and short story writers, stand-up comedians…we want YOU! If writing words is your art, we want to give you five minutes of stage time to share with our audience AND there are prizes. The event is free for performers. 7 p.m. 239-495-8989
www.artcenterbonita.org

A Christmas Carol:
A Live Radio Play
Nov. 14 – Dec. 25
Off Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 1380 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers 239-278-4422

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G, 4-7 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

Michael Baron & Priscila Navarro, piano duo Nisita Concert Series
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU, 10501 FGCU Blvd. S., Fort Myers
Tickets are $10 for the general public and $7 for students and are available at fgcu.edu/concerts 7:30 p.m.
239-745-4268

Naples Philharmonic Symphonic Dances
Nov. 14 & 16
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
8 p.m. 239-597-1111

 

Fri – 15

Straight No Chaser
The Open Bar Tour
Barbara B. Mann
Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
8 p.m. 239-481-4849

Red Hannah
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m, www.thecenterbar.com

Johnny & Patti – 6 p.m.
Neil Diamond tribute – 7 p.m.
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
239-549-3000

Eagles tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Chonda Pierce Still Laughing
First Assembly of God,
4701 Summerlin Rd, Fort Myers
Join Chonda Pierce, a stand-up comedian, television hostess, author and now actress, as she channels her life experiences into positivity, bringing laughter to audiences around the country. This is an evening you won’t want to miss. 7 p.m.
239-936-6277

Lisa Hamman Jr Vocal Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This recital is free and open to the public. 5 p.m.
239-745-4268

Stephen McMullan Jr Percussion Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU, Fort Myers
This recital is free and open to the public. 7:30 p.m.
239-745-4268

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade,
Punta Gorda
Singer Paul Roush, 5-9 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

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

Music Walk
Downtown Fort Myers
The River District comes alive on the third Friday of the month as local and regional musicians line the streets. From jazz and blues to rock & roll, many genres can be heard and vary each month. Free to the public with many venues featuring additional attractions and specials. 6-10 p.m. www.fortmyersriverdistrictalliance.com

Mindi Abair
Wine + Music Festival
Nov. 15 – 17
Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center
75 Taylor St, Punta Gorda
Listen to excellent music, drink some awesome wines, attend a private wine+food pairing dinner with Mindi Abair and Reserve Tastings the night before, or the champagne brunch with Reverend Shawn the day. 941-833-5444

Rocket Man
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center.
2301 First Street, Fort Myers
As featured at Legends In Concert, Hard Rock Live, House Of Blues & BB Kings – Rocket Man drives a night of Elton John’s greatest hits.Cocktails at 7 p.m. & Concert at 8 p.m. 239-333-1933

Iron Butterfly
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts-Hinman Auditorium 10150 Bonita Beach Rd, Bonita Springs
8 p.m. 239-495-8989 |www.artcenterbonita.org

Dueling Pianos
Cultural Park Theater, 528 Cultural Park Blvd, Cape Coral
Come see Dave Rode and Sarah Hadeka play all your favorite songs. They’ll be taking your requests all night, playing the songs you want to hear.
8 p.m. 239-772-5862

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

Sailor Larry – Noon
Riverside – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Karibbean Groove
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 p.m. – midnight
239-204-9949

Chuck Peterson
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 4 – 7 p.m.,
239-995-2141

 

Sat – 16

Gulf Coast Symphony:
Dvorak Symphony
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, 13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers, 7 p.m. www.gulfcoastsymphony.org

Gulfshore Playhouse:
It’s a Wonderful Life:
A Live Radio Play
Through Dec. 29
The Norris Center,
755 8th Ave. S., Naples
866-811-4111

COCO Art Gallery featured artist Barbara Ellis
Saturday & Sunday
Coconut Point Mall, 8074 Mediterranean Drive, Estero
noon – 5 p.m. 239-949-3073

Eagles tribute
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m.,
239-549-3000

The East Palm Mercado
Every Saturday & Sunday
Neenie’s House,
481 Marsh Ave., Fort Myers
Featuring Alice & Rose Boutique, Diane’s Garden of Bromeliads & Edibles, Ice Cream Creations by Vilma, fleamarket, garage sale, items, plants, art, jewelry, produce. Sellers inside & outside, booth space available $10. Rain or shine, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
224-678-4901

The Lacs & Black Stone Cherry with The Josephines
The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, doors open at 7 p.m.
239-985-9839

Trevor Earl – 1 p.m.
Limited Edition – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Rod Stewart and
Roy Orbison tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Cindy Crowley
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, karaoke,
4 – 7 p.m., 239-995-2141

Wolfstock
Riverside Park, Bonita Springs
Ben Allen Band will be performing a concert benefiting Shy Wolf. Opening act will be Justin Ross. Local craft breweries, food trucks, and music all while supporting Shy Wolf… can’t get better than that! 4 – 8 p.m. www.shywolfsanctuary.org

AURA
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m.,
www.thecenterbar.com

Cultural Park Theater’s
auditions for Spectacular Christmas Revue
Nov. 16 and 17
Cultural Park Theater, 528 Cultural Park Blvd., Cape Coral
This is an Open Public Casting Auditions from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m. both days. 239-772-5862

Aviation Day 2019
Page Field, 4700 Terminal Drive, Fort Myers
Aviation Day is an annual community event hosted by the Lee County Port Authority with the purpose of increasing awareness of our airports. The event is held on the ramp on the north side of Page Field off Airport Road, east of U.S. 41 and south of Colonial. Free admission, parking. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 239-590-4505

The Steepwater Band
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts- Hinman Auditorium,
10150 Bonita Beach Road
8 p.m. 239-495-8989

ART ALIVE – 3rd Saturday Naples Art District Studio
and Gallery Tours
“ART ALIVE” daytime consists of over 50 professional artists, who will be showcasing their recent works of art and demonstrating their medium. Meet the artist, party and bring home unique treasures for your home. Look for the magenta & white art flags. 11 am-4 pm www.NaplesArtDistrict.com

Sunset Celebration
Hill Billy Ryson
Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
5 – 10 p.m. (weather permitting) 239-463-5900

Nathalie Veizaga Jr. Oboe & Jerika Copeland Jr. Flute Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This recital is free and open to the public. 3 p.m.
239-745-4268

Roaring ’20s Style
Dinner Dance
Cape Coral Yacht Club,
5819 Driftwood Pkwy,
Suggested Attire Roaring 20’s but not required, dance the night away, . Music by “Sensations”, Catered by: Fowler Street Grill. BYOB Allowed. $30 per person, 5:30 – 10 p.m. Reservations Required 4 days before event, [email protected], capecoralsocialclub.org, 813-419-3613.

Five Finger Death Punch
with Three Days Grace
Hertz Arena
11000 Everblades Pkwy., Estero
6:30 p.m. 239-948-7825

Holiday Lighting of the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade,
Punta Gorda
Live music with John Patti noon-4 p.m. Lighting at 5:30-9 p.m. featuring bag pipes, music, dancing, Santa and lights.
941-575-3007


Funk, Soul, Motown & R&B
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
239-204-9949

The Del Prados
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

Gulf Coast Harmonizers
Fall Extravaganza
Faith Presbyterian Church, 4544 Coronado Parkway, Cape Coral
Music by the Gulf Coast Harmonizers, Duly Noted and Cypress Lake HS TAG, $20
www.gulfcoastharmonizers.org or 855-425-3631

Joe Jencks in concert
The ACMA Listening Room
2756 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers, 7 p.m. 239-691-4069
www.americanacma.org

 

Sun – 17

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G 4-8 pm., center court. 941-575-3007

Steve Cipriano
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 1 – 4 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Lash and Debussy
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Naples Philharmonic Chamber Musicians 3 p.m. 239-597-1111

Naples Dixieland Jazz Band
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S, Naples
2 – 4 p.m. 239-263-1113

Nostaljah
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 5 – 8 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Jazz Ensemble Concert
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This concert is free and open to the public. 3 p.m.
239-745-4268

Southwest Florida Concert Band – Salute to our Veterans
Unitarian Universalist Church
3411 Shire Lane, Fort Myers
All concerts are free with donations accepted. 2 p.m. www.SWFLConcertBand.org

Car Show
Fleamasters Fleamarket, 4135 MLK Boulevard, Fort Myers
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
www.fleamall.com

Mike Imbasciani
& His Bluez Rockerz
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral, 4 – 8 p.m., 239-540-8454

Indoor Blues Fest
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
JP Soars & the Red Hots, Sean Chambers, Josh Rowand & the Pitbull Blues, Johnny Jensen,
1 – 7 p.m. 239-466-8326

 

Mon – 18

FSW Student Concert Series: Concert Band
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, 13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers 7:30 p.m.
239-481-4849

Smalltown
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Mark Gorda, 4-7 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

 

Tue – 19

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G, 1-4 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

Percussion Chamber Ensembles Concert
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This concert is free and open to the public. 7:30 p.m.
239-745-4268

Jazz Jam
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
6:30 p.m., 239-549-3000

New York Rhythm
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Pearl & Princess
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

 

Wed – 20

Florida Rep Theatre Event
South County Regional Library 21100 Three Oaks Pkwy, Estero
Meet artistic director Greg Longenhagen and company from the Florida Rep as they tell us about their show Always Patsy Cline. Registration is required. 2 p.m. 239-479-4636

N2L Trio
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 6 – 9 p.m.
239-990-9901

The Moots
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 & 10 p.m.
239-204-9949

Greg Miller & the tributes
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m.,
239-549-3000

Capt. Paulie acoustic
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort, 1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral, 6 – 8 p.m.,
239-540-8454

All That Jazz
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra
The Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra is joined by vocalist Carla Cook for a night of sizzling jazz in Daniels Pavilion. 6 & 8:30 p.m. 239-597-1111

Wind Chamber Ensembles Concert
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This concert is free and open to the public. 7:30 p.m.
239-745-4268

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Chris G, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., center court.
941-575-3007

Wendy Renee
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m.,
www.thecenterbar.com

 

Thu – 21

FSW Student Concert Series: Jazz Band
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
7:30 p.m. 239-481-4849

Icons: Bronfman and Rachmaninoff
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Yefim Bronfman with the Naples Philharmonic. 8 p.m. 239-597-1111

Bob Seger, Lady Gaga,
Cher, Billy Joel tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Symphonic Band Concert
Estero High School,
21900 River Ranch Rd, Estero
This concert is free and open to the public. 7:30 p.m.
239-745-4268

Sounds of Christmas
Nov. 21 – Dec. 25
Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
1380 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers
239-278-4422

Manny T
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Paul Roush 12 noon-3 pm, Singer Jimmy G, 4-7 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

Third Thursday Wine Walk
Downtown Punta Gorda,
Every third Thursday from 5 to 8 the downtown merchants bring you live music, artists and demoing, food trucks, other entertainment through out downtown. We have many restaurants, pubs and places whereby you can duck in and out of the heat or rain. Merchants stay open till 8 p.m. for your shopping pleasure. 5 – 8 p.m. 941-391-4856

Bike Night with Torched
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 5 – 9 p.m.,
239-995-2141

The Chicago Mob
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 6 – 9 p.m.
239-990-9901

The Ledge Band
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m.,
239-549-3000

Space Jam
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 p.m. – midnight
239-204-9949

 

Fri – 22

Michael Carbonaro Live!
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
7 p.m. 239-481-4849

Friday Night Concert Series
Miromar Outlets, Estero
The Echo Band performs the oldies with a modern twist. 6 – 9 p.m. in the Restaurant Piazza. www.MiromarOutlets.com

Rhythm on the River
Peace of Woodstock
Edison Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, 6 p.m. 239-334-7419

Jory Lyle & Co.
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Randy Houser
The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, doors open at 7 p.m.
239-985-9839

The Classix Band – 6 p.m.
Elvis & more tributes – 7 p.m.
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
239-549-3000

33rd Annual American Sand Sculpting Championship
Nov. 22 – Dec. 1
Wyndham Garden Hotel
6890 Estero Blvd
Fort Myers Beach
This is a fun-filled event that will include World Class Master Sand Sculptors, as well as amateurs. Other highlights include Quick Sand Speed Sculpting, Sand Sculpting Demonstrations, a kids activity a.m. – 5 p.m. [email protected]

Naples Balloon Glow
Nov. 22 – 24
Collier Fairgrounds
751 39th Ave NE, Naples
Hot air balloons glowing at dusk (weather permitting) and tethered rides also available (weather permitting). Event also features food vendors, retail vendors, kid activities and more! 239-455-1444

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Mark Gorka, 5-9 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

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

Sailor Larry – Noon
Deb & Dynamics – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Marissa Wells Jr Piano Recital
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU
This recital is free and open to the public. 5 p.m. 239-745-4268

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

The Night Owls
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Ft Myers, 8:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
239-204-9949

Chuck Peterson
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 4 – 7 p.m.,
239-995-2141

Girls of Motown
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

 

Sat – 23

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

Robert Gonnelli – 6 p.m.
The Goldtones – 7 p.m.
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral,
239-549-3000

Cindy Crowley
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, karaoke,
4 – 7 p.m., 239-995-2141

Robin Williams tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs 239-405-8566

24-Hour Playwriting Project
The Laboratory Theater of Florida
1634 Woodford Ave, Fort Myers
Playwrights will receive themes and instructions at 8pm on Friday night. They’ll write all night long and then work with directors and actors to produce their plays for your enjoyment on Saturday night, starting at 8 p.m. 239-218-0481

The East Palm Mercado
Every Saturday & Sunday
Neenie’s House,
481 Marsh Ave., Fort Myers
Featuring Alice & Rose Boutique, Diane’s Garden of Bromeliads & Edibles, Ice Cream Creations by Vilma, fleamarket, garage sale, items, plants, art, jewelry, produce. Sellers inside & outside, booth space available $10. Rain or shine, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
224-678-4901

Trevor Earl – 1 p.m.
Electric Lipstick – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Joe Marino
& All The Kings Men
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

The Old 41 Band
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m.,
www.thecenterbar.com

Moscow Ballet’s
Great Russian Nutcracker
Nov. 23-24
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
239-597-1111

The Night Owls
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
239-204-9949

Official Blues Brothers Revue
Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs – Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium,
10150 Bonita Beach Road
7:30 p.m. 239-495-8989

Aaron Burdett in concert
The ACMA Listening Room
2756 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers, 7 p.m. 239-691-4069
www.americanacma.org

Garden Festival
Nov. 23 and 24
Edison Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers
For anyone who enjoys gardening, this is a must-see event! Dozens of plant and garden vendors will have booths under the Banyan and other historic trees all around the museum and lab. This free event does not include tours of homes or admission to the museum and laboratory. 9 a.m. 239-334-7419

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, National Slide Guitar Champion Kraig Kenning 12-4 Visits w/Santa 1-5 Singer Dan Meadows 5-9 pm., center court. 941-575-3007

Bonita Fest 2019
Riverside Park, 10450 Reynolds St, Bonita Springs
Free Concert and Admission at Riverside Park in Old Bonita. Featuring The Caribbean Chillers (Jimmy Buffet Tribute band) and Iconic The Band, 3 – 9 p.m. www.bonitanaplesrotary.com

Paradise Coast Wine
& Food Experience
featuring Martha Stewart
Cambier Park
755 8th Ave S, Naples
1 – 4 p.m.
wineandfood.usatoday.com

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

 

Sun – 24

The Fab Four
The Ultimate Tribute
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
8 p.m. 239-481-4849

Beethoven and Schubert
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Naples Philharmonic Chamber Musicians 3 p.m. 239-597-1111

Supergold concert
Neenie’s House,
481 Marsh Ave., Fort Myers
Doors at 6:30 p.m. six bands
www.supergoldfl.com

Shore Patrol
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral, 4 – 8 p.m., 239-540-8454

Voices of Naples Presents the Seventeenth Annual Sing-Along Messiah
Naples United Church of Christ
5200 Crayton Road, Naples
$15 in advance. $20 at the door. 3 p.m. 239-455-2582.
www.voicesofnaples.org

Marc Anthony
Hertz Arena
11000 Everblades Pkwy., Estero
7 p.m. 239-948-7825

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village, 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Michael Hirst 4-8 pm., center court. 941-575-3007

Laurie & Rusty Wright
The Center Bar, The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 5 – 8 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Steve Cipriano
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail,
N. Fort Myers, 1 – 4 p.m.,
239-995-2141

 

Mon – 25

The Four Italian Tenors
Shell Point Retirement Community, 13921 Shell Point Blvd., Fort Myers
7 p.m. in the Village Church Auditorium. 239-454-2067


Hope by Song
Fort Myers Regional Library
2450 First St., Fort Myers-Amphitheater
The Hope by Song’s mission is to help inspire people whose stories of abuse, addiction, homelessness or PTSD have not been heard to tell their stories. Their words are used to create songs to educate others dealing with similar issues to encourage new, more beneficial ways of thinking about their lives. 6 p.m.
239-479-4636

Christmas on Third
Third Street South, Naples
This beloved tradition features talented musicians, holiday lights, and Santa with his merry elves. Did we mention that SNOW will magically fill the air? 6-9 p.m. www.thirdstreetsouth.com

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Debbie Hoopes performs on the HandPan, noon -2 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

AURA
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay,
26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs,
7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

 

Tue – 26

Florida Rep Q & A
Fort Myers Regional Library
2450 First St., Fort Myers
Meet a member from the Florida Repertory Theatre who will discuss the current and upcoming seasons, do a free ticket giveaway and answer attendee questions. 6 p.m. 239-479-4636

Jazz Jam
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 6:30 p.m., 239-549-3000

Cahlua & Cream
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Pearl & Princess
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

Christmas music & scenic snow shows
Nov. 26, 27, 29, and 30
Third Street South, Naples
There will be music up and down Third Street South, 5-8 p.m. with snow falling nightly at 7 p.m.
www.thirdstreetsouth.com

Beethoven and Schubert
Artis—Naples
5833 Pelican Bay Blvd, Naples
Naples Philharmonic Chamber Musicians. 3 p.m. 239-597-1111

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G 1-4., center court. 941-575-3007

 

Wed – 27

Day & Evening on 5th; Sidewalk Sales, Music, & Entertainment
5th Avenue South & Sugden Plaza, Naples, Noon to 9:30 p.m. 239-692-8436

Wendy Renee
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 7 -10 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Rockin Horse
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail,
Fort Myers, 8 – 11 p.m.
239-990-9901

Capt. Paulie acoustic
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill
at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral, 6 – 8 p.m.,
239-540-8454

The Moots
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge,
39 Patio de Leon,
Fort Myers, 8 & 10 p.m.
239-204-9949

Erich Dance Party
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 7 p.m., 239-549-3000

 

Fri – 29

Mystery Science Theater 3000
The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
8 p.m. 239-481-4849

Chuck Peterson
The Shell Factory & Nature Park,
2787 N. Tamiami Trail, N. Fort Myers,
4 – 7 p.m., 239-995-2141

Richie C – 6 p.m.
Soul System – 7 pm.
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 239-549-3000

Grease, Manilow, Elvis tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Grand Illuminations Tree Lighting
Village Shops on Venetian Bay, Naples
7 p.m. Event is from 5 – 8 p.m.
239-961-1955

Red Hannah
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

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

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Frank Matyok, 5-9 p.m., center court. 941-575-3007

Holiday Nights
Through Dec. 30
Edison Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers
Adults $20, Teens $10, Children age 6-12 $2. 5:30 p.m. 239-334-7419

Sailor Larry – Noon
80 Caliber – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill
17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers,
239-990-9901

Moonchild
Tiki Hut Bar & Grill at Dolphin Key Resort
1502 Miramar St., Cape Coral, 7 – 11 p.m.,

AJ Mullins Band
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge, 39 Patio de Leon, Fort Myers, 8:30 p.m – 1:30 a.m. 239-204-9949

 

Sat – 30

Joey Fiato
The Center Bar,
The Promenade at Bonita Bay, 26811 S. Bay Drive, Bonita Springs, 8 – 11 p.m., www.thecenterbar.com

Tony Bennett
Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Parkway, Fort Myers
8 p.m. 239-481-4849

The East Palm Mercado
Every Saturday & Sunday
Neenie’s House, 481 Marsh Ave., Fort Myers, Featuring Alice & Rose Boutique, Diane’s Garden of Bromeliads & Edibles, Ice Cream Creations by Vilma, fleamarket, garage sale, items, plants, art, jewelry, produce. Sellers inside & outside, booth space available $10. Rain or shine, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 224-678-4901

Soul City Classic Band
DJ’s Rhythm House, 16440 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 6:30 p.m. 239-466-8326

Trevor Earl – 1 p.m.
Red Hannah – 8 p.m.
Coconut Falls Tiki Bar & Grill, 17200 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, 239-990-9901

Jersey Boys tribute
The Stage, 9144 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, 7:30 p.m. 239-405-8566

Handel’s Messiah
Nov. 30 & Dec. 3
Artis—Naples, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd.
239-597-1111

Cindy Crowley
The Shell Factory & Nature Park, 2787 N. Tamiami Trail, N. Fort Myers, karaoke,
4 – 7 p.m., 239-995-2141

Live Music in the Village
Fishermen’s Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda
Singer Jimmy G, noon-4 p.m. with the Hot Flashz Dancers performing at 2:30 p.m. Singer Steve Flagg, 5-9 pm., center court. 941-575-3007

Scared Scriptless Comedy Lab
Laboratory Theater of Florida
1634 Woodford Ave, Fort Myers
Formerly Bonita City Improv, this award-winning comedy troupe offers a uniquely fun experience with each show. 7 p.m. 239-218-0481

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

Annual Holly Daze Art Bazaar
Nov. 30 – Dec. 21
Cape Coral Arts Studio, 4533 Coronado Pkwy, Cape Coral, 9 a.m. 239-574-0802

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

David C. Johnson
Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge,
39 Patio de Leon, Fort Myers, 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. 239-204-9949

Jimmy Niteclub – 6 p.m.
Rod Stewart tribute – 7 p.m.
Cape Cabaret, 4725 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, 239-549-3000

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