Archive for the ‘Ft. Myers’ Category

Touch-A-Boat Marine Safety


The Marina at Edison Ford Hosts Free Touch-A-Boat & Marine Safety Day September 6th

The Edison and Ford Winter Estates will be offering free admission for children with the purchase of an adult ticket for all its tours that day. Pure Fort Myers is also offering free boat rides for kids with the purchase of an adult fare. There will be child-oriented live music, an aquatic touch tank and additional festivities for the entire family onsite. The Marina at Edison Ford will have burgers, hot dogs …

Rooftop Sculpture Garden at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center

*The Acquisition*

Internationally recognized Sculpture Rainer Lagmann is donating a three-piece sculpture that shows climbers in various gestures and motion. The motion is upward and signifies the progress that has been made as we begin Phase IV of the restoration at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. The sculptures, although colorized here for effect and visibility, will be created with stainless steel and have a bronze coating.  The sculptures will be placed on the rooftop Sculpture …

Love That Dress Collection Party

 

A special Connect Networking Event will be held August 14, 2014, from 5:30- 7:30 p.m. at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. This month’s Connect Networking will be combined with a Love That Dress Collection Party to benefit the Pace Center for girls.

 

Connect Networking is open to everyone and is an encouraging and positive group where people can get to know each other, expand business and personal relationships, and connect in their community. Development Director, Melissa D…

Prepare to be aMUSEd

The Alliance for the Arts will present its fall fundraising extravaganza, “*aMUSEd*” on Saturday, September 27. Join us as we pay patronage to our muses and honor the process of creation. Let your muse guide you from inspiration to invention to obsession!

 

The evening will be filled with music, interactive art, amusing diversions, wandering muses and other amusing surprises. Fine tapas will be provided by Southwest Florida’s best chefs. Explore, nurture & liberate your *in…

28th Annual American Sand Sculpting Championship

Largest Sand Sculpting Event In the State, More Than 1,000 Tons of Sand!

Master sand sculptors will hit Fort Myers Beach forming the largest sand sculpting event in the state with an all new layout! USA Today listed the event as one of the 10 best sand sculpting competitions and the Southeastern Tourism Society recognized the American Sand Sculpting Championship as a top 20 event of the entire southeastern United States.

Guests are welcome to attend daily or at anytime from November 21…

First Ever Pop-Up Shop

Chico’s is pleased to announce its first ever pop-up shop during the Chico’s Patty Berg Memorial at Cypress Lake Country Club.

 

The 1,287 sq. ft. pop-up shop is the first of its kind and will be constructed by Omni Source Events, Inc. The shop will feature two fitting rooms, track lighting, and two flatscreen TV’s showcasing Chico’s Zenergy Golf Collection commercial with Symetra Tour player, Stefanie Kenoyer. The pop-up shop will also consist of two point of sale register syste…

FGCU Presents Dance Work at SBDAC

 

Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) students will present an original dance-theater work exploring water ecology issues affecting Southwest Florida on April 25, 2014 at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center located at 2301 First Street in the Downtown Fort Myers River District.

 

 

 

Led by Lynn Neuman, an instructor in the Bower School of Music & the Arts, students in the “Repertory and Performance” class studied scientific models and principles of water flow to create a…

Aleatoric Art in the 21st Century

On Friday, May 2 the Alliance for the Arts will present the first ever dedicated gallery show featuring work by members of what’s called the Movement of Aleatoric Modern Artists or MAMA. The show will feature 15 of MAMA’s top artists displaying works in a variety of disciplines, all with one thing in common—their collaboration with nature, chance and the laws that govern the universe. When an element of uncertainty is intentionally incorporated into the concept and creation of a wor…

Gourmet food, wine, and world-class entertainment

The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center invites you to an evening of enjoyment on April 19, 2014. Dine on gourmet food, savor delicious wine and enjoy the sound of music from renowned classical musicians. Plus it’s all for a good cause. Proceeds from the Dinners with Berne support the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, located at 2301 First Street in the downtown Fort Myers River District.

 

The special event is underwritten by Robert & Ruth Diefenbach. Berne Davis (100 years-old), bene…

Learn to cook with Love

Norman Love has announced the 2014 class schedule for chocolate making classes at Norman Love Confections.

Through September, the master chocolatier will share some of the techniques he uses to create the chocolate indulgences that are ranked No. 1 in the nation. Love, along with his award-winning team of artisan pastry chefs, will lead participants in the step-by-step process of making exquisitely beautiful chocolates and desserts.

Love has planned an assortment of evening classes tha…