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Afternoon Bluegrass in Fort Myers

Enjoy three hours of live acoustic music in the Foulds Theatre at the Alliance for the Arts on Sunday, December 8 from 2-5PM, presented by the Acoustic Music Society of Southwest Florida. The show begins with two great bluegrass bands, the Bugtussle Ramblers and Sawgrass Drifters, and then concludes with Andy Wahlberg and his harp guitar. The Sunday afternoon concert series continue on January 5.


Tickets are $7 at the door, or $5 for Alliance members. Seating is open and first come, …

Sweepstakes Encourages Fans to Dance

The exclusive “Smile While You Shake It” music video is the cornerstone of a multi-tiered entertainment program fueled by the positive power of music and is rolling out simultaneously to both general and Hispanic markets.

Inspired by samba beats, the song and signature dance cleverly incorporate the cereal box and breakfast utensils as percussion instruments making it catchy and fun for families to adopt and make it their own. National bilingual media, social media and website (bunchofbea…

Winners of the Halloween Spooktacular on Fifth

GrandPrize-Teddy, photo courtesy of Bob Raymond: Photo of Pucci and Catana Pet Costume Contest Grand Prize Winner, Teddy Bear the Pomeranian

Fifth Avenue South is pleased to announce the winners of its decorating and costume contests at the 3rd Annual Halloween Spooktacular on Fifth on October 31. Over 12,000 people attended this year’s event, making it the largest Halloween event in the area!

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Small Business Saturday

Fifth Avenue South is pleased to announce that it will participate in the 4th annual Small Business Saturday on Saturday, November 30. This national, widely-recognized and publicized event is designed to boost the economy while promoting independently-owned businesses around the country.

Many of the locally-owned shops, galleries, and restaurants along Naples’ own Main Street – Fifth Avenue South – will offer specials in support of Small Business Saturday.

Started in 2010, Smal…

Bartender Appreciation Day

Who’s your favorite bartender? What have they done to set themselves apart? 

Have you spent countless hours boring them with your work, relationship or ridiculous tales? Is it their drink, their witty personality, their ink?


Now’s your chance to honor and thank them by nominating them for Sailor Jerry’s ‘Bartender Appreciation Day’.


Sailor Jerry, the 92-proof iconic spiced rum, is kicking off the search for America’s most appreciated bartenders. On December 6th – Bartender A…

Fifth Avenue Annual Halloween Spooktacular

Fifth Avenue South is pleased to host its 3rd annual Halloween Spooktacular on Fifth on Thursday, October 31 from 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. as a part of the Fall CityFEST celebration.

This ghoulish event will kick-off with children’s activities from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., including trick-or-treating at Fifth Avenue South businesses, the Shamrock Bank Kid’s Costume Contest, music, activities, and area charitable organizations activities from 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  The evening will cont…

Mercato Goes Purple

Drinks, a party, an art exhibit…more!

Come out and support The Shelter for Abused Women & Children on October 19th!

“Mercato Goes Purple” on Saturday, October 19, 2013, as part of The Shelter for Abused Women & Children’s 2013 National Domestic Violence Awareness Month initiative this October.

Throughout the day, the following businesses in Mercato, located at the intersection of US 41 and Vanderbilt Beach Road, will raise awareness about domestic violence through displays, specialty it…

Consumer Savings at More Than 250,000 Locations Nationwide

The 2014 edition of the ENTERTAINMENT® book is now available to consumers who want to see their hard-earned money stretch farther, without sacrificing their desire to dine out, travel and shop.

Featuring more than 250,000 locations to save across the United States and Canada, the 2014 edition of the iconic ENTERTAINMENT® book includes hundreds of 50% off and two-for-one discounts.  Members have access to thousands of dollars in savings from local merchants and leading national and regi…

Pink is Power Night Out

Fifth Avenue South is pleased to host an Evening on Fifth and Pink is Power Night Out on Thursday, October 10 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Dress in your favorite shade of pink and join thousands on Fifth Avenue South to support Susan G. Komen SWFL and the Garden of Hope and Courage in the fight against breast cancer. The event will feature live musical performances by Jerry Pelligrino; Mr. & Mrs.; Boz & Bon; Michael Angelo; Tie Dye Ted; and Joseph Osment along the sidewalk areas of Fifth Ave…

Win a Fiat Pop 500 in your SensatioNail Color

SensatioNail, the #1 at-home gel polish system providing DIY gel manicures with no dry time, smudging, chipping or fading and we are thrilled to unveil their national Fiat sweepstakes. One lucky winner will drive off with a Fiat in the SensatioNail Color of their choice and it could be you!


The sweepstakes will begin September 1, 2013 and will run thru December 31, 2013, with the winner receiving their car in January of 2014.


While you might not drive away with the grand priz…