Things to Do

SWFL Holiday Events

10:20 AM, Aug 28, 2018

We may not have the snow and freezing cold weather, but don’t be fooled: the holidays in SWFL are in full effect. From boat parades and visits from Santa on the beach, to holiday-themed shows and holiday events for your dog, there’s an activity for each member of your family to get into the magic of this time of year. We’ve compiled a list of holiday things to do below and we will keep updating it as we come across other events. Did we leave something off? Tell Shari about a holiday event to add at .

Cape Coral

Cape Coral Christmas Boat Parade


Estero – Clydesdale for Christmas – Friday, Dec. 15th
Estero – Photos with Santa – Friday – Saturday, Dec. 15th – 17th

Fort Myers

Fort Myers – Bass Pro Shops’s Santa’s Wonderland – Dec. 3rd – 24th

Fort Myers – Ugly Sweater Party – Dec. 15th
Fort Myers – Holiday Nights at the Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium – Dec. 15 – 17

Fort Myers – “A One-Man Christmas Carol” – Dec. 15th & 16th
Fort Myers – Photos with Santa – All proceeds fo to Senior Paws Sanctuary -Dec.16th
Fort Myers – Edison & Ford Winter Estates SWFL Holiday Tradition (Open thru Sunday, Dec. 31st)
Fort Myers – McQuade Family Christmas Lightshow (Santa will be there on Dec. 15th)
Fort Myers – Santa’s Snacks with Mrs. Claus – Saturday, Dec. 16th
Fort Myers – Music Walk: Holiday Edition: Friday, Dec. 22nd

Lehigh Acres

Lehigh Acres – Santa at Pelican’s SnoBalls –Dec 9th & Dec. 16th
Lehigh Acres– Live Nativity – Sunday, Dec. 17th
Lehigh Acres – Schrecengost Holiday Light Show


Naples – Teddy Bear Tea – Dec. 9th – Dec. 23rd
Naples – Christmas Eve Dinner at The Grill – Sunday, Dec. 24th

Pine Island

Pine Island – A Christmas Carol – Through Dec.  17th


Sanibel – The Music from A Charlie Brown Christmas – Holiday Pops – Through Dec. 12th – Dec. 16th

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