Looking Ahead

Cracker Day Rodeo – Perf #1
Lee County Posse, North Fort Myers
Friday, January 18 • 7 p.m.

Events: Bull Riding Barrel Racing Pole Bending Team Roping Team Roping & Branding Breakaway Roping Tie Down Roping Steer Wrestling Mutton Busting


Celebration in the Sky
Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee
Saturday, Jan. 19 at 9 p.m.

Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee will light up the sky with The fireworks display will be choreographed to lights and a custom soundtrack.
“Celebration in the Sky” is the largest land-based fireworks show in Southwest Florida. The show is produced byZambelli Fireworks, one of the largest fireworks companies in the world. A traditional outdoor Zambelli Fireworks production is a complete sensory experience unlike anything else! Zambelli’s productions are some of the largest in the world, and their displays include a variety of shells and high-intensity multi-shot devices that awe and inspire.
All ages are welcome and admission is free. Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs to the viewing areafor the show. Food and beverage options will be available for purchase at the event.


Bacon Jam
Centennial Park, Downtown Fort Myers
Saturday, Jan. 19 • 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Admission: (Subject to change) -$10 for adults -$5 for children ages 17 and under *Well-behaved dogs are welcome. Pet owners, please be responsible and clean up after them. Bacon Jam is coming back to Fort Myers! Occurring at Centennial Park, you’ll find a variety of creative bacon-based dishes from local restaurants and food trucks from chocolate covered bacon to bacon ice cream! Costs will vary from $1 and $5. Live music from local bands will be playing on the main stage all day.


Cape Coral Daddy-Daughter Date Night
Four Freedoms Park, Cape Coral
January 25 • 6 p.m.

Friday, January 25th, 2019 6pm-9pm Admission: $50 Res / $60 Non-Res per couple $15 Res / $18 Non-Res per additional girl The 27th Annual Daddy/Daughter Date Night will be at Four Freedoms Park! For daddies and their daughters ages 4 and older, get ready for an enchanting evening which will include music, dancing, door prizes, catered hot and cold appetizers, refreshments and even a special photo by a professional photographer to capture the moment. Please call for more information: 239-574-0804


2nd Annual Southwest FL Strawberry Festival
31 Produce, Alva, Florida
Jan. 26 – 27

Two face painters both days from 10-4, Balloon twister 10-4 both days. We have over 30 vendors signed up. Food Vendors will include: funnel cakes, pork sandwiches, tacos, strawberry short cakes, cookies, pizza, and SO much more. Petting Zoo & Gem Panning, Whispering Pines Clydesdales Saturday 11-3 p.m. and Sunday noon-3 p.m. Our U pick fields will be VERY limited and monitored due to them getting trampled and over picked last year. We have thousands of strawberry plants but please remember Mother Nature controls it ALL.