2017-06-15 / What to Do, Where to Go

WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO


Get a look at the fashions worn by Neapolitans at the turn of the century when you visit Historic Palm Cottage, home of the Naples Historical Society, where the newest exhibition, “The Victorians in Naples,” is a collection of Belle Epoque garments. 137 12th Ave. S. Hours are 1-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 261-8164 or www.napleshistoricalsociety.org. Get a look at the fashions worn by Neapolitans at the turn of the century when you visit Historic Palm Cottage, home of the Naples Historical Society, where the newest exhibition, “The Victorians in Naples,” is a collection of Belle Epoque garments. 137 12th Ave. S. Hours are 1-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 261-8164 or www.napleshistoricalsociety.org. THEATER

Right Bed, Wrong Husband – By the Off Broadway Palm Theatre June 15-July 29. 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers. 278-4422 or www.broadwaypalm.com.

Whatever Happened To Baby Jane: A Parody of the Horror – By Laboratory Theater of Florida June 16-July 15. 1634 Woodford Ave., Fort Myers. 218-0481 or www.laboratorytheaterflorida.com. See story on page C5.

Rapunzel – By Broadway Palm Children’s Theatre through June 23. 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers. 278-4422 or www.broadwaypalm.com.

Clue: The Musical – By Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre through June 24. 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers. 278- 4422 or www.broadwaypalm.com.

Aladdin Jr. – By students in Gulfshore Playhouse’s STAR Academy summer camp at 7 p.m. June 23 at The Norris Center. 261-7529 or www.gulfshoreplayhouse.org.

Sister Act: The Musical – By The Naples Players June 29-July 30 at the Sugden Community Theater. 263-7990 or www.naplesplayers.org. See story on page C9.

The Cocktail Hour – By The Studio Players July 21-Aug. 6 at the Golden Gate Community Center. 398-9192 or www.thestudioplayers.com.

Into the Woods – By students in Gulfshore Playhouse’s STAR Academy summer camp at 4 and 7 p.m. Aug. 3 at The Norris Center. 261-7529 or www.gulfshoreplayhouse.org.

THURSDAY6.15

Art Lecture – Naples Art Association hosts a wine and cheese reception and a lecture about modern photographers with art historian Gary Monroe at 5:30 p.m. Free for NAA members, $10 for others. 262-6517 or www.naplesart.org.

Honor Flight Fun – Collier County Honor Flight hosts a fundraiser with a steak dinner, a fashion show by Petunia’s of Naples, live music by Mooney Mann Dub, raffles, giveaways and more from 5-7 p.m. at Aqua. $75. 862 Fifth Ave. S. 216-1123 or janet_ brune@yahoo.com.

Third Thursday – Third Street South presents The Jerzey Band from 6-9 p.m. on the Fleischmann Courtyard. Free. 434-6533 or www.thirdstreetsouth.com.

Music at the Moe – Pianist Orlando Sandoval, bassist Ray Guerrera and drummer Michael Font perform at 7:30 p.m. at Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs. $25. 10150 Bonita Beach Road. 495-8989 or www.artcenterbonita.org.

Frog Call Adventure – Meet at the Naples Preserve at 7:30 p.m. to caravan out to the wilds of Collier County to hear the frogs call and learn more about these amazing amphibians. Suitable for ages 8 to 98. $10 per family includes a frog call CD. 1690 Tamiami Trail N., Naples. 261-4290.

Sail Away – David Lawrence Center Young Executives hold the sixth annual sunset cruise aboard the Naples Princess from 7-9 p.m. $50. 550 Port-o-Call Way. 354-1434 or www.davidlawrencecenter.org.

Master Guitarist – Electric guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen performs at 8 p.m. at the Southwest Florida Event Center. 11515 Bonita Beach Road. 245-9910 or www.swflpac.com.

FRIDAY6.16

Free Stuff for Kids – Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center offers free admission and themed programming to kids ages 12 and younger from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Friday through summer. This week’s theme: Sharks. 300 Tower Road. 530-5977 or www.rookerybay.org.

Free Film Fest – Hodges University hosts a film screening and discussion from 1:30-4:30 p.m. on select Fridays through September. Check website for scheduled films. Free. 4501 Colonial Blvd., Kleist Community Room. gwilliams@hodges.edu or bhawkes@hodges.edu.

Photo Reception – Naples Art Association hosts an awards presentation and opening reception for its “Camera USA 2017” exhibit from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free for NAA members, $10 for others. 585 Park. St. 262-6517 or www.naplesart.org. See story on page C1.

Hot Summer Nights – Collier County Sheriff’s Office hosts family activities from 6-9 p.m. at Corkscrew Middle School. 774-4434 or www.colliersheriff.org.

Ad Libbing – Stage II Improv performs at 8 tonight and 7 and 9 p.m. Saturday at Sugden Community Theater. $10- $20. 263-7990 or www.naplesplayers.org.

Sounds of Summer – Songstresses Sarah Hadeka and Frankie Colt take the stage at 8 and 9:30 p.m., respectively, indoors at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. Doors open at 7:30. $5 general admission, cash bar. 2301 First St., Fort Myers. www.sbdac.com.

SATURDAY6.17

To Market, To Market – Third Street South hosts a farmers market from 7:30-11:30 a.m. 434-6533 or www.thirdstreetsouth.com.

Funny Guy – Chris Roach steps up to the mic at Off the Hook Comedy Club tonight and Sunday, June 18. 2500 Vanderbilt Beach Road. 389-6901 or www.offthehookcomedy.com.

Catch and Release – Dads and others can catch and release fish from the lakes at Naples Botanical Garden from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Sunday, June 18. Must bring own gear. Dads and grandpas admitted free on Sunday. 643- 4737 or www.naplesgarden.org.

Under the Hoods – The Revs Institute opens or removes the hoods from 40 of its rare and historic automobiles to give visitors an up-close look today through Saturday, July 8. The museum is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Admission is by reservation only. 2500 S. Horseshoe Drive. 687-7387 or www.revsinstitute.org.

Naples Pride – Celebrate the LGBTQ community with live entertainment, guest speakers, family games and more during the first-ever Naples Pride from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cambier Park. www.naplespride.org. See story on page A11.

Looky-Loo – Miromar Outlets hosts grandfather/father/son look-alike contests starting at 11 a.m. 948-3766 or www.miromaroutlets.com.

Stick Your Neck Out – South Street City Oven and Grill will donate $1 to The Naples Zoo’s giraffe conservation efforts for every longneck beer sold from 5-9 p.m. 1410 Pine Ridge Road.

SummerJazz on the Gulf – Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club presents The Betty Fox Band from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free. 261-2222 or www.naplesbeachhotel.com.

SUNDAY6.18

Yoga in the Park – Bend and breathe your way into the day with yoga from 9-10 a.m. at Koreshan State Historic Site. $10. 3800 Corkscrew Road. 992-0311 or www.floridastateparks.org/koreshan.

Beach Combing – Scour the shoreline in search of treasures with a volunteer guide setting out at 9:30 a.m. at Delnor Wiggins Pass State Park. Free with regular park entry fee. 597-6196 or www.floridastateparks.org/delnorwiggins.

Bridal Blast – Here comes the Naples Bridal Expo with wedding vendors, giveaways and more from 1-4 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Coconut Point. $5 (brides can register for free admission on the website). 272-8477 or www.naplesbridalexpo.com.

MONDAY6.19

Songwriter Showcase – The Marco Players hosts singer/songwriter Bob Williams in a performance at 7 p.m. followed by a reception, Q&A with the musician and jam session until 10 p.m. $30-$35. 1089 N. Collier Blvd. 642-7270 or www.themarcoplayers.com.

Scout Show – Israel Scouts Friendship Caravan, a performance and touring contingent of the Israel-based scout group, performs at 7 p.m. at New Hope Ministries. Free. 7675 Davis Blvd. 263- 4205 or www.jewishnaples.org.

TUESDAY6.20

Sunrise Salutations – Naples Botanical Garden hosts a sunrise walking tour of the grounds from 6-8 a.m. $15 for members, $20 for others. 643-4737 or www.naplesgarden.org.

Free Film – Mercato screens “Moonrise Kingdom” (2012) on the lawn at sunset. A pair of young lovers flees their New England town, prompting a local search party to fan out to find them. 254- 1080 or www.mercatoshops.com.

More Scouts – Israel Scouts Friendship Caravan, a performance and touring contingent of the Israel-based scout group, performs at 2 p.m. at Moorings Park and 7 p.m. at Temple Shalom. Free, but reservations required for afternoon performance. 263-4205 or www.jewishnaples.org.

Latin Beat – Cuban tenor Anibal Cruz and his sons perform salsa flavored tunes, Latin favorites and selections from the American Songbook from 5:30- 7 p.m. at Marco Island Center for the Arts. $25. 1010 Winterberry Drive. 394- 4221 or www.marcoislandart.com.

Pup Patrol – Naples Botanical Garden welcomes friendly, leashed dogs to accompany their owners from 8-11 a.m. Free for member dogs, regular admission plus $9.95 for non-members and their pooches. Dog-walking hours are also from 3-5 p.m. Thursday and 9-11:30 a.m. Sunday. 643-4737 or www.naplesgarden.org.

Travel Talk – Preferred Travel of Naples hosts representatives from Regent Seven Seas to discuss the cruise line’s luxury offerings from 1-5 p.m. Refreshments and door prizes available. 801 Laurel Oak Drive. 800-523-3716 or www.preferrednaples.com.

Pianoforte, Anyone? – Mike Lee performs on a replica of Mozart’s pianoforte at 7 p.m. in the Bower Chapel at Moorings Park. $40. 120 Moorings Park Drive. 646- 734-8179 or grandpianoseries.com.

Dinner Concert – Crooner Matty Jollie performs while guests enjoy a three-course dinner, dancing and champagne at 7 p.m. at Venue Naples. $65. 13240 Tamiami Trail N. 292-1529 or www.venuenaples.com.

WEDNESDAY6.21

Say Ahhhhhh – Stretch and bend with an instructor from Greenmonkey Yoga at 9 a.m. on the beach at Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park. $5 plus regular park entry fee. Reserve your place by calling 598-1938 or visiting www.greenmonkey.com.

Hey Ladies – The Center Bar at Promenade at Bonita Bay hosts Ladies’ Night from 4 p.m. to close with $5 house wine and margaritas and $3.50 well drinks. 26795 S. Bay Drive., Bonita Springs. www.promenadeshops.com.

Jig Is Up – Traditional Irish musicians take the stage and kick up their heels at 7 p.m. at Riptide Brewing Company. 987 Third Ave. N. 228-6533 or www.riptidebrewingcompany.com.

COMING UP

Cast Away – Learn the basics of cast netting for bait from a ranger at Delnor- Wiggins Pass State Park in a class at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, June 22. Fun for all ages. Free with regular park entry fee. Reservations required by calling the park office at 597-6196.

Plant Art – Riptide Brewing Company hosts a succulent and sand art workshop from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, June 22. $55, tickets must be purchased in advance. 987 Third Ave. N. www.plantnite.com

Ballad of Jane – Rockers L.A. Guns perform at 8 p.m. Friday, June 23, at the Southwest Florida Event Center. $25-$35. 11515 Bonita Beach Road. 245-9910 or www.swflpac.com.

Bike Rodeo – Collier County Sheriff’s Office and Habitat for Humanity hosts a free safety fair and bike rodeo where children will learn to use their equipment and can take road tests from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 24, Participants must wear helmets and bring their own bicycles. 11145 Tamiami Trail E. 774- 4434 or www.colliersheriff.org.

Sword Play – The Naples Players hosts a stage combat class focused on sword fighting from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 24, at Sugden Community Theater. $30 for members, $55 for others. Must be at least 18 years old. 263-7990 or www.naplesplayers.org.

Youth Opera – The Opera Naples Summer Youth Program presents Gilbert and Sullivan’s “Patience” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 24, and 3 p.m. Sunday, June 25, at the David and Cecile Wang Opera Center. $15 for adults, $7 for students. 2408 Linwood Ave. 963- 9050 or www.operanaples.org.

Beach Combing – Scour the shoreline in search of treasures with a volunteer guide setting out at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, June 25, at Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park. Free with regular park entry fee. 597-6196 or www.floridastateparks.org/delnorwiggins.

Songwriter Showcase – The Marco Players hosts a performance by Mitch Peters with a post-performance reception, Q&A with the musician and jam session from 7-10 p.m. Monday, June 26. $30-$35. 1089 N. Collier Blvd. 642- 7270 or www.themarcoplayers.com.

Turtle Time – Learn about Southwest Florida’s sea turtles at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, at Naples Regional Library. 650 Central Ave. 262-4130 or www.colllierlibrary.org.

Sample Party – DeRomo’s Gourmet Market provides samples of wines, cheeses and gourmet treats at 10 food stations from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 28. $20. 26811 South Bay Drive. 325-3583 or www.deromos.com

Tortoise Talk – Find out everything you ever wanted to know about gopher tortoises and how to protect them at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, June 29, at Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park. Free with regular park entry fee. Reservations recommended by calling the part office at 597-6196.

Love That Dress – Ideal Image hosts a Love That Dress! dress collection party to benefit PACE Center for Girls from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, June 29. 596- 2005 or www.lovethatdress.org.

Art Opening – Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs hosts an opening reception for its newest exhibition, “The Art of Harper, Jones and Kurzman,” from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 29. Free. 26100 Old 41 Road. 495-8989 or artcenterbonita.org.

Art, Drink and Be Merry – Naples Art Association invites guests enjoy wine while instructors help them complete an acrylic painting from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, June 29. $50. 585 Park St. 262- 6517 or www.naplesart.org.

Independence Party – Everglades City celebrates Independence Day with a parade, arts and crafts, family activities, fireworks and more starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 1, at McLeod Park. 695-3781 or www.evergladeshistorical.org.

Awaiting Heroes – Iron Man and Captain America greet fans at Naples Zoo Sunday through Tuesday, July 2-4. 262-5409 or www.napleszoo.org. ¦

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