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From Art to Eco-Exploring, Marco Island Hits The Mark

Chubb Classic


Held annually in Naples, the Chubb Classic, A PGA TOUR Champions event, is a Pro-Am tournament drawing some of the world’s best players for fundraising and fun. Visit their website .

Everglades Seafood Festival


Everglades City
Featuring all the fun of a county fair with live country music, fresh seafood and lots of arts & crafts, this three-day fest is not-to-be-missed family fun for all. Visit their website .

Marco Island Farmers’ Market

Wednesdays, mid-November – mid-April

Veterans Community Park
From fresh seafood, bakery goodies and local produce to handmade jewelry and island handicrafts, this weekly market features dozens of vendors offering a little something for everyone. Hint: You’ll even find Bistro Soleil’s quiches, soups and made-to-order crepes! Visit their Facebook page .

Guided Tours of Estuary

Tuesdays through Fridays until April 30, 2016

Guided boat and kayak tours of Rookery Bay Reserve offer a unique opportunity to view wildlife while exploring mangrove tunnels and coastal uplands.

Art De Marco

First Friday of the Month, October – April

Refreshments, live demonstrations, photography, fiber art, paintings and a chance to meet and mingle with the artists at Local Color Art Gallery.

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