May 6, 2018 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Taste Of Collier, a long-standing Naples tradition, is an afternoon of family fun featuring live music by area musicians, cooking demonstrations with local top chefs, and of course, savory samples from the best local restaurants in Collier County! The Taste of Collier began in 1983 when a
Come to Naples and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Naples’ 40th Annual Naples St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Come for the parade and stay for a celebration that lasts throughout the day with amazing live music on Fifth Avenue South at Sugden Plaza. The parade started 40 years ago when a group of Neapolitans who loved
Don’t miss all the exciting play during the 2018 Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships! The 2017 Minto US Pickleball Championships were a huge success, thanks to all of you! But not as huge as the plans we have for 2018. Expanded facilities! More and more players at all skill levels! Great food, drinks, and entertainment
Join Collier County for their 42nd annual fair! You can expect 30 rides, 7 super rides including the Euro Slide, which stands 75 feet tall and runs about 120 feet long with seven lanes for downhill slide racing. Plus the “Freestyle Madness FMX and BMX” stunt show. This is an annual event that everyone loves,
In Southwest Florida, we really know how to party when it comes to celebrating Independence Day in 2018. This Fourth of July, join the paradise coast in celebrating freedom with a spectacular fireworks show and other fun Fourth of July Parades and activities close to Naples. We’ve compiled below some of the best places for
Naples is normally associated with its gorgeous beaches, great fishing, wonderful outdoor opportunities, and high-end, luxurious opportunities to travelers, but not for its great Christmas events. This is a shame, because Naples is a popular winter destination that gets into the holiday spirit as much as any Northern town with its public events and decorations.
Every October in Naples, Florida, the community comes together to celebrate one of the most important industries in southwest Florida: stone crab claws. To celebrate, the Stone Crab Festival cracks thousands of stone crab claws and brings in great live music, entertainment, vendors, restaurants, and more. Sound delicious? Plan your trip to Naples this fall
For those of you staying with us here at Naples Florida Vacation Homes from up north, you probably think of BBQ when you first think about Southern cooking. Even though Florida isn’t known for its BBQ, Naples does love BBQ! There are BBQ restaurants serving various BBQ styles in Florida, including Michelbob’s, and Black Eyed
There is just something exciting about going to a movie theater to see a new film, let alone, attend a major event in the film industry like the Academy Awards or a film festival like the Cannes Film Festival. Maybe it is because films tend to capture our hopes and dreams in an art form
An Evening of Fine Wine and Dining If you are going to be visiting Naples during the week of November 19, 2016 and you love wine, fine dining and craft beer, you are in luck! The Naples Festival on 5th Food, Wine and Craft Beer Festival will be going on at Fifth Avenue South on
Naples Annual Stone Crab Festival is Almost Here! For those of you traveling to Naples in October, or those of you unsure whether or not you want to start your Naples vacation in October, you might be unaware that there is a stone crab festival coming up. From October 23-October 25 of 2015, the Fifth
The Naples Stone Crab Festival didn’t exist in Naples five years ago, however its traditions lie deep in Southwest Florida’s culinary traditions and the local fishing industry. Stone crabbing has been a major part of the fishing industry for years in Southwest Florida, with Naples and Everglades City at the heart of this. Eating stone
So, you want to go to the Naples Film Festival! That’s great, but are you sure of what tickets you should purchase, and what you should do during the festival? That’s, that’s why we’re here! Today’s post will give you our recommendations on how to best experience the Naples Film Festival, and how to choose
Perfect weather and a Halloween event that’s fun for the whole family! Instead of staying inside your comfortable vacation rental home this Halloween, take the family out to enjoy some family-fun Naples style. Luckily the weather is still beautiful (that’s why you chose, Naples, right?) so there’s no need to bundle to kids up!
Independence Day is made for gatherings. Hometown festivals pop up all over the United States, but there’s nothing quite like enjoying beachside fireworks in Naples, Florida. July is the perfect time to plan your Naples Florida getaway, so get packing and celebrate the red, white, and blue in the most beautiful part of the country. No celebration is