What’s Happening AROUND TOWN Southwest Edition October 2016


Ongoing. Bonita Spring Historical Society Liles Hotel History Center & Museum. Featuring historic photos, artifacts and a period 1930’s hotel bedroom. Free. Monday – Friday 10 a.m. –4 p.m. Thursday docent tours available from 1-3 p.m. Bonita Springs Historical Society. 23700 Old 41 in Riverside Park, Bonita Springs. Any questions call (239) 390-2092. Bonitaspringshistoricalsociety.com

Tuesdays. Support Group for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Members learn to cope and feel less isolated as they make connections with others who can relate to their situation. 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Lighthouse of Collier, 2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Suite 211, Naples, 34104. For more information, call (239) 430-3934. LighthouseofCollier.org

Saturday Mornings. Green Market. Enjoy locally caught and cultivated foods and other products available to sample and purchase. Enjoy live entertainment, lots of local vendors and more! Free. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 10091 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, 33919. (239) 939 – 2787. Artinlee.org

1 – 30 Timberline Farm Corn Maze Festival. This October, come get lost with us at the Farm. The entire family can enjoy music, pony rides, face painting, food and craft vendors and experience some ole country charm. $6/$4. Fri 4 – 8 pm, Sat 10 am – 8 pm, Sun 12 – 8 pm. Timberline Farm, 3200 SE 115th St., Belleview, 34420. Call (352) 454-4113 or visit Timberlinefarm.net for more info. Active Military, Firefighters & Law Enforcement always FREE.

14 Gulf Coast Vikings of Estero Meeting. All those interested in Scandinavian Culture are welcome. Reservations are required. 5 pm The Plantation at Somerset, 10401 Darlington Drive, Ft. Myers, 33913. Call (239) 405 – 4026 for any questions.

15 National White Cane Day. This is a walk to raise awareness of the visually impaired. The walk will start at Sugden Theater on 701 5th Ave S, Naples, 34102 and end at the Von Liebig, including the “Please Touch Exhibit” where the public is invited to walk along and learn about white cane users.Free.10 am – 12 pm Call (239) 430 – 3934 for any questions. Lighthouseofcollier.org/events

– 31. Fall and Halloween Festival.
The entire community is involved in our festival! Scarecrows displays are judged by VIP on opening night and then during the next 7 days the public will view the displays and make their choice on their favorite. Business sponsor prizes for the winner. Free. $3 Parking on weekends. Weekday 6-9 pm Weekends 10 am – 9 pm Lake Regional Park, 7330 Gladiolus Dr., Fort Myers, 33908. For more information, call (219) 713 – 3573 or Lakesparkenrichmentfoundation.org

22 Local motorcycle group host 4th Annual Elvira Run for Charity. Starting from Six Bends Harley Davidson and ending in Bootleggers Waterfront BBQ on Fort Myers Beach. Register begins at 9 am at Six Bends Harley Davidson. Prices will vary. For more information, call (239) 464 – 0517. XLandMM.com

21-23. Oktoberfest 2016 at German American Social Club, Cape Coral. Fairs and festivals, live performances, arts and culture, food drinks and libations. Free. Friday 12 pm Saturday and Sunday all day. (813) 703 – 3327. 2101 SW Pine Island Rd, Cape Coral, 33991.

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