The Annual Coconut Point New Year’s Weekend in December features an arts and crafts festival. Listen to live music and see artwork including paintings, jewelry, ceramics, sculptures, and photography. The event is free. More into the performing arts? Bonita Springs will have your toes tapping in March at the two-day Bonita Blues Festival
held at Riverside Park.
For three weeks starting in January, the Edison Festival of Light in Fort Myers features the Mutt Strutt, Crafts on the River & Vintage Market, Grand Parade, a classic car show, and Discovery Village. Fort Myers also hosts the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park
for spring training.
Just 40 minutes away, enjoy the great outdoors and cool temperatures of February at the two-day World Wetlands Day at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary. In Naples, 30 minutes from Estero, see the Naples National Art Festival at Cambier Park.
In March, the Naples Craft Beer Fest, Naples Flower Show, and Annual Naples St. Patrick’s Day Parade will keep your family busy. There’s more to come in May with Blues, Brews & BBQ at Tin City, scheduled for two days on the waterfront with food, brews, and bands.
Florida’s weather is an important consideration when planning your vacation. Keep in mind that June through August is the hottest season and sees lots of rain. Fall and spring have mild temperatures, making them great times to book your stay with Vacation Home Rentals, while temperatures turn colder in November through January.