Businesses supporting communities announces inaugural Tribute Band FestivalCelebrate Thomas Edison’s Birthday at Edison and Ford Winter Estates

FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 13, 2020) — The public is invited to celebrate Thomas Edison’s 173rd birthday on February 11, at 10 a.m. As part of the celebration, students from the Edison Park Creative and Expressive Arts School will sing, dance and play stringed instruments, and birthday cake will be served. Edison’s birthday celebration is a sanctioned Edison […]

Shangri-La Springs spa and restaurant offer February and Valentine’s Day specials to love

Wine, dine and pamper your loved ones BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (Jan.23, 2020) – Shangri-La Springs, a historic property in downtown Bonita Springs offers specials in February at the Spa at Shangri-La Springs and at the property’s organic restaurant, Harvest & Wisdom. During the month of February, save 10% on any couple’s massage at the spa, […]

Art Classes Offered at Edison and Ford Winter Estates

FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 13, 2020) — Edison and Ford Winter Estates offers many educational opportunities throughout the year for both children and adults. In partnership with local artists, the site is offering several art classes for adults. Classes are taught by Marie Dyer and Megan Kissinger.  Upcoming Classes: Silk Scarf Workshop — January 25 at 9:30 […]

Valentine’s Day Wedding Vows Renewal

Lovers Key State Park: February 14 is Valentine’s Day and once again for the 11th year Friends of Lovers Key State Park (FOLKS) offers to the community of married folks an opportunity to renew their marriage vows on the beautiful beach at Lovers Key. The non-denominational service this year offers 3 separate times: 10 AM, 1:00 PM, […]

Annual Antique Car Show at Edison and Ford Winter Estates

FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 10, 2020) — On February 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Edison and Ford Winter Estates will host its annual Antique Ford Car Show. Each year, classic car owners and club members exhibit more than 100 cars on the Ford estate lawn as a tribute to Henry Ford, the pioneer of the automobile industry.  […]

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 4:15pm Songwriters at Sunset Musical Concert Event

FORT MYERS BEACH– Friends of Lovers Key (FOLKS) has joined with the Americana Community Music Association (ACMA), to offer a series of monthly Free Acoustic concerts of all original music this upcoming season. . Entering our 5th season, the concerts will take place in the large gazebo located right on the beach. Seating on the […]

Join us on Monday mornings for Yoga on the Gazebo at Lovers Key State Park

The Friends of Lovers Key (FOLKS)  offers Monday morning yoga on the gazebo at Lovers Key State Park every Monday at 9:30am  this season. FOLKS is committed to providing high quality and affordable Yoga for everyone. Join instructor Sandy McShane for an hour of Open Vinyasa Flow (multilevel) and experience the magic of yoga on […]

Valerie’s House Launches Grief Support Program for Young Adults

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                            Media Contact  April Reilly Communications Coordinator [email protected] 239-203-7221 Valerie’s House Launches Grief Support Program for Young Adults Program meets needs of growing number of grieving college-age and young adults FORT MYERS, Fla. – January 13, 2020 – Valerie’s House, the first and only grief support program in Southwest Florida focused solely on […]

FGCU turns research into performance at Research Roadshow

Water issues, entrepreneurial success focus of three SWFL shows Fort Myers, Fla. – Jan. 13, 2020 – When challenged to turn complex research and scholarship into a performance, Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) faculty, staff and students responded with the Research Roadshow. This high-tech, multimedia production features faculty and students engaging with the audience about […]