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Annual ode to Halloween Oct. 19

Get ready boys and ghouls - the 29th annual Fright Night at Bay Oaks is creeping up on the Beach. This year's fun is ready to haunt from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19.Costume contests, a haunted trail and, of course, lots of sweet treats for all the little creatures of the night who turn out will ...

Two-night 239 Fest takes the stage this weekend

239 Fest is coming into its eighth year of bringing the best local punk, ska and reggae bands together for two nights of live music in Cape Coral."If you're at all a fan of punk, ska or reggae, you pretty much owe it to yourself to come experience 239 Fest," said Eric DeMayo, member of the band ...

Island Hopper festival brings local artist to Fort Myers Beach

It's the last weekend of the fifth annual Island Hopper Songwriter Festival -and this weekend, the festival comes to the sandy white beaches of Fort Myers Beach.The performances start Friday evening and continue throughout the day Saturday and Sunday.More than 30 talented artists will sing ...

Tickets still available for Tapa Hop

Tickets are still available for the 13th annual Tapa Hop, an event that showcases seven Fort Myers Beach restaurants by trolley transportation.Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce Event Coordinator Intern Caitie Kearns said the event started as a way to showcase the restaurants during the off ...

Sean Paul makes exclusive appearance

It's a beautiful, sunny day on the shores of Gulf waters.Outside of his balcony, looking over Fort Myers Beach, he's plotting.Planning the next move is always important, but even more so for him.A phone conversation with Republic Records, laying the groundwork for what's next, is on the ...

Chamber hosts United Nations-themed Tapa Hop

It's time to hop aboard a trolley and carouse around Fort Myers Beach.The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce will host the 16th Annual Tapa Hop, Thursday, Sept. 20.Attendees get to ride along Estero Boulevard in themed trolleys while sampling seven beach restaurants' signature entrees in ...

11th annual SWFL Peace Day set for Sept. 23

The 11th annual SWFL Peace Day (formerly Peace Day in the Park), a grassroots community event, is set for Sunday, Sept 23, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Alliance for the Arts Center in Fort Myers, right over the Midpoint bridge, on the corner of McGregor Boulevard and Colonial Parkway.The free ...

Rap-Reggae legend to make special appearance at Lani Kai Thursday

The Lani Kai Island Resort will be turning up the temperature this Thursday, Sept. 13, as Grammy award-winning reggae and hip hop artist Sean Paul will be in attendance for a VIP meet-and-greet opportunity. In collaboration with 105.5 The Beat, Paul will be joined by more 100 lucky fans to take ...

Summertime Escape at Bay Oaks Recreation Center

Looking to get away from the beach and the hustle and bustle of island life? There is a wonderful Fort Myers Beach jewel that is a favorite place to escape. The Bay Oaks Recreation Center is at 2731 Oak St. and it has all the bells and whistles for island recreation, both serious or fun.The ...