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

Hope For Haiti Gala

Naples Sailing & Yacht Club

www.HopeforHaiti.com

New Year’s Art Fair

Fifth Ave South, Naples

www.naplesart.org

New Year’s Parade

Downtown Naples

www.naplesgov.com

Swamp Buggy Races Winter Classic

Florida Sports Park, Naples

www.swampbuggy.com

Winter Wine Festival

The Ritz-Carlton, Naples

www.napleswinefestival.com

February

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

Life Saver Event

Naples Hilton

www.Community4Life.com

Naples National Art Festival

Cambier Park & Norris Center, Naples

www.artswfl.com

March

Antique Car Show

Naples Depot Museum

www.naplesmarcoaaca.org

Collier County Fair

Collier County Fairgrounds, Naples

www.colliercountyfair.com

Festival of the Arts

Fifth Ave South, Naples

www.artswfl.com

Seafood & Music Festival

Veterans Park, Marco Island

www.marcoislandseafoodandmusicfestival.com

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Downtown Naples

www.naplesgov.com

April

BBQ, Bands & Brew

Lee County Alliance for the Arts Fort Myers

www.bbqbandsandbrew.com

Naples Easter Jamboree

Village Shops on Venetian Bay, Naples

www.venetianvillage.com

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

Concert for Kids Music Festival

Cambier Park, Naples

www.concertforkids123gwm.com

SummerJazz on the Gulf

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

www.naplesbeachhotel.com

September

Naples Craft Festival

www.naplesart.org

www.naplesart.org

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

www.naplesfilmfest.com

www.naplesfilmfest.com

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

Old Florida Festival

Collier County Museum, Naples

www.oldfloridafestival.com

Swamp Buggy Parade

Downtown Naples

www.swampbuggy.com

Swamp Buggy Races Fall Classic

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