Annual Events

A Guide to Naples 2018


Annual Events

Throughout the year this area hosts many special events from food festivals and parades to holiday celebrations and art fairs. Mark your calendars for the popular annual events that help make Naples such a special place to be. Please visit the event website to confirm dates and times.

January

Naples Boat Show

Naples Municipal Airport

www.miacc.org/events

New Year’s Art Show

Fifth Ave South, Naples

www.naplesart.org

Swamp Buggy Races Winter Classic

Florida Sports Park, Naples

www.swampbuggy.com

SWFL Festival of Birds

Rookery Bay, Naples

www.rookerybay.org

Winter Wine Festival

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

www.napleswinefestival.com

February

Annual BaconFest

Florida Sports Park, Naples

www.baconfestnaples.com

Cars on Fifth

Fifth Avenue, Naples

www.carsonfifth.com

Chubb Classic PGA Champions Tour

TwinEagles Golf & Country Club

www.theacegroupclassic.com

Everglades Seafood Festival

Everglades City

www.evergladesseafoodfestival.org

Greek Festival

St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church

www.stkatherine.net

Hope for Haiti 30th Anniversary

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

www.HopeforHaiti.com

Naples National Art Festival

Cambier Park & Norris Center, Naples

www.artswfl.com

March

Annual Life Saver Event

Naples Hilton

www.Community4Life.com

Antique Car Show

Naples Depot Museum

www.naplesmarcoaaca.org

Craft Beer Festival

Bayfront, Downtown Naples

www.naplescraftbeerfest.com

Naples Downtown Art Show

Fifth Ave South, Naples

www.artswfl.com

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Downtown Naples

www.naplesgov.com

April

Film Fest 239

Silverspot Cinema @ Mercato

www.filmfest239.com

For the Love of Art

Naples Art Association

www.naplesart.org

May

Great Dock Canoe Race

The Dock at Crayton Cove, Naples

www.greatdockcanoeraces.com

June

Summer Jazz on the Gulf

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

www.naplesbeachhotel.com

July

4th of July Fireworks

Naples Beach & Pier

www.naplesgov.com

Independence Day Parade

Downtown Naples

www.naplesgov.com

Red, White & Bloom Festival

Naples Botanical Garden

www.naplesgarden.org

Summer Jazz on the Gulf

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

www.naplesbeachhotel.com

August

SummerJazz on the Gulf

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

www.naplesbeachhotel.com

September

SummerJazz on the Gulf

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

www.naplesbeachhotel.com

October

Boo at the Zoo

Naples Zoo

www.napleszoo.org

Brew-Ha-Ha Craft Beer Festival

Mercato in Naples

www.mercatoshops.com

Halloween Spooktacular on 5th!

Fifth Ave South, Naples

www.fifthavenuesouth.com

Naples International Film Festival

Artis-Naples

www.artisnaples.org

Pro Watercross World Championships

Old Naples Waterfront

www.prowatercross.com

Pumpkin Patch

St. Monica’s Church, Naples

www.stmonicasnaples.org

Stone Crab Festival

Old Naples Waterfront

www.stonecrabfestival.org

November

Christmas on 3rd Tree Lighting Ceremony

Third Street South, Naples

www.thirdstreetsouth.com

Marco Island Craft Beer Fest

The Esplanade, Marco Island

www.marcoislandchamber.org

Naples Grape Festival

Naples High School

www.naplesgrapefest.org

Old Florida Festival

Collier County Museum, Naples

www.oldfloridafestival.com

Swamp Buggy Races

Florida Sports Park, Naples

www.swampbuggy.com

Taste of Collier

Bayfront of Naples

www.tasteofcollier.com

December

Christmas Boat Parade

Naples Bay

www.miacc.org

Christmas Parade

Downtown Naples

www.naplesgov.com

Christmas Walk & Tree Lighting Ceremony

Fifth Ave South, Naples

www.fifthavenuesouth.com

New Years Fireworks

Naples Beach & Pier

www.naplesgov.com

Winter Fest at Naples Zoo

Naples Zoo

www.napleszoo.org