South West Florida is a beautiful place full of festivities and excitement amid each season. It has sunny weather for the majority of the year, making it ideal for many festivals all year round. If you need a reason to buy a home in Naples, here are a few unique festivals that might convince you.
1. Naples Outdoor Art Festivals
Location: 5th Avenue South, Cambier Park & 8th Street South in Downtown Naples
Naples turns into an art lovers’ haven from January to March each year. Three renowned National Art Shows visit Naples in the winters and attract artists from around the U.S. These festivals offer amazing food, music, and art all in one place. Every type of art form can be found in these festivals, including modern to folk art.
2. Fort Myers Art Fest
Location: Downtown Fort Myers Riverfront
Fort Myers Art Fest is an arts and music festival celebrated in February each year. This festival lasts an entire weekend and offers an enjoyable time for locals and tourists in Fort Myers. Children and teenagers can also participate and share their inspirational artwork at this festival. This festival is the best way to enjoy music and food on the Fort Myers riverfront.
3. Swamp Cabbage Festival
Location: Downtown LaBelle
LaBelle is an area in South West Florida known predominantly for farming. This festival honors the swamp cabbage that grows on the state tree of Florida. The local agricultural community has been hosting this event for about a quarter of a century. Swamp Cabbage Ranch Rodeo is the main attraction of the festival for cowboys in town. The festival receives over 35,000 visitors each year and offers a chance to enjoy amazing local cuisines.
4. Sizzle Restaurant Week
Location: Restaurants in Naples, Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Estero, Marco Island
For the connoisseurs of fine dining charity, this festival is worth attending every year. This festival offers benefits to the local community, restaurants, and even college students in the region. A portion of the three-course meal price is donated to Sizzle SWFL FGCU Food & Beverage Scholarship.
You can attend these and many more anticipated events in Naples and South West Florida when living there as a local. Get in touch with Southwest Florida R.E. Group’s Real Estate agents in Naples and buy your dream home in Naples today!