Head to Fort Myers on Friday, February 9 for free family fun. The Alliance for the Arts sponsors a free Outdoor Family Movie Night at 6:30 p.m. Be sure to bring your chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. The event is held at the corner of Colonial and McGregor Blvd in Fort Myers. For more information call (239)939-2787 or go to www.artinlee.org.
On Saturday, Feb. 9 beginning at 10:00 a.m. (running through Sunday, Feb. 10) catch the beat at the 6th annual Jammin’ in the Hammock Bluegrass Festival. Fees per person: one day $15 or two days $25. Children 13 and under are free when accompanied by a paying adult. Scheduled events will take place on each day, including a Southern Gospel jam. Free parking with shuttle to event area. Covered concert area, the festival will be held rain or shine. Bring your chairs. No pets, alcohol, smoking or coolers permitted in festival area. A variety of food and craft vendors will be on site.The park is located 17 miles south of Old Naples on U.S. 41. 8 miles East of Hwy. 951 (Collier Blvd).
Head back to Fort Myers on Sunday, February 10 at 2:30 p.m. for the Edison Festival of Light Junior Parade. Held in downtown Fort Myers. Call (239) 334-2999 for information.
Tuesday, February 12 3:30 p.m. It’s very rare for snow to fall in south Florida. However, if you check out the program at Golden Gate Branch Library "There’s Snow in the Naples Weather Forecast," it is (with 100% certainty) going to snow inside the library. Participants will also have a chance to explore other aspects of snow and ice in this fun-filled program. Open to grades 2 and higher. Registration online at www.colliergov.net/library. Held at Golden Gate Branch Library, 2432 Lucerne Rd., Naples.
On Thursday, February 14 at 7:00 p.m., you'll find Fifth Avenue South filled with fun! Festive Sidewalk entertainment up and down Fifth Avenue South, plus shopping and dining under the stars. For more information call (239) 692-8436.