Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

MUSIC WALK!

Downtown Fort Myers Gets Loud Every 3rd Saturday of the Month

Local musicians flood to over three dozen venues nestled in downtown Fort Myers to highlight their talent and get the crowd moving. Music Walk takes place every third Saturday of every month and is not limited to one particular genre of music; artists feature acoustic, blues, rock, jazz, and experimental to name a few. The differentiation of this event definitely attracts the crowds, with an estimate of over one thousand visitors! In …

HipHopBlog.com Announces the 2010 Hip Hop 100

HipHopBlog.com, a global media platform with traffic coming from more than 204 countries and territories, is proud to announce the debut of the 2010 Hip Hop 100. The list officially went live at 2:00am today (Tuesday, November 16, 2010) on HipHopBlog.com. The inaugural Hip Hop 100 profiles the 100, including the “Notable 10″, most influential people in Hip Hop for significant contributions in three fields of arts, business and humanity The 2010 Hip Hop 100 includes artists, producers, writers, e…

It’s All Elemental

New this year, the Alliance for the Arts has incorporated an IT’S ALL ELEMETNAL Juried Gallery Exhibition open to Alliance members.  Chosen 2D/3D artwork, related to the events theme, will be displayed November 16th – 27th and featured as the main gallery exhibit at Art Royale 2010.

The Alliance is now seeking artists to participate in the seventh annual signature fundraiser, Art Royale – IT’S ALL ELEMENTAL. The official “Call to Artist…

A200

Walking into Budda, aka. SWFL Premier “Live Music Night Club.” I didn’t know what to expect. Only that I have heard about this legendary and highly talented band:  A200.

Three members of the band are setting up for the night: checking connections, and testing the equipment. It is obvious they are well acquainted with preparations, as they do what they do, to get ready.  The ready crowd is taking their seats, as they anticipate awesome entertainment.

A200 consist of five members…

AQUASOL 2010

AQUASOL 2010, benefiting Susan G. Komen and her quest for the cure of cancer, held poolside on the roof of the Wyvern Hotel in Punta Gorda, Florida, started at noon on Saturday, October 23. The event, filled with water, sun, and tons of fun, made a great impression. The turnout was great, and the party went on all day and well into the night.

 Jamie Ogden, from Rogue Entertainment, speaks on the events behalf. “Today is National Make a Difference Day, and it is National Breast Cancer Aware…

Healthy Kids Festival

The Harold Avenue Recreation Center has served the community in multiple ways.  The Healthy Kids Festival was an opportunity for the community to come out and get educated about health and safety.  The importance of health and safety are important for kids to practice at a young age and for parents to learn how to help their kids practice a healthy lifestyle as well as to be safe.

The event was sponsored by many organizations such as the Punta Gorda Fire Department, The Sheriff’s Office…

Ultimate Travel Escapes for Thanksgiving

Demeure , a next generation travel community through which members access the world’s finest vacation homes at discounted rates and without costly membership capital contributions or deposits, today announced that an emergency motion was filed earlier this week with the Bankruptcy Court in Delaware to reinstate travel for members of the defunct Ultimate Escapes Destination Club ahead of schedule and in time for the holidays.  With the consent of the major parties in the bankruptcy, the Cour…

Voyages to Antiquity Uncovers Ancient Secrets

Guests aboard Voyages to Antiquity’s Aegean Odyssey will discover the art, history and culture of the ancient civilizations of the Mediterranean, Aegean, Adriatic and the Black Seas in 2011. A fascinating array of meticulously planned, unique Cruise-Tour itineraries and a unique cruising experience reveal the wealth of natural beauty and classical history the Mediterranean region has to offer.

Voyages to Antiquity’s 2011 calendar adds even more historical destinations to the roster followin…

Kylie Minogue Joins The 84th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Today, the incredible talent roster of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® hit the perfect note as Macy’s announces the addition of international superstar, Kylie Minogue, to the cast of stars set to perform in the annual procession. Having enthralled millions of fans around the world with extraordinary performances, Kylie is poised to create a commotion with this special Thanksgiving Day performance. The 84th edition of America’s favorite holiday tradition will step off at 9:00 AM on Thursday,…

Allure of the Seas Arrives at Port Everglades to Great Fanfare

Royal Caribbean International’s newest cruise ship, Allure of the Seas, the world’s largest and most revolutionary cruise ship, arrived at her homeport of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., today, U.S. Veterans Day. Eagerly awaiting and celebrating the ship’s arrival amidst thousands of U.S. flags were hundreds of onlookers, including Royal Caribbean executives and employees, community organizations and residents, as well as a flotilla of maritime escorts made up of fireboats and private …