Downtown Bonita Springs Chalk Art This February 10, 2013 celebrate Valentines Day with the Artist Village in Bonita Springs Riverside Park. Come do "Sidewalk Art"! Cabin #6 will open at 10am for those wishing to register and start their sidewalk art. All the cabins will be open 1-5pm. Free to the public. Chalk for sidewalk [...]
Riverside Park Schedule Events Jan-May 2013 January 6 Townsman Big Band Concert 2-4:00pm 13 Bonita Springs Concert Band 2-4:00pm 20 Southwest Florida Big Band 2-4:00pm 27 Bonita Village Band 2-4:00pm February 3 Southwest Florida Big Band 2-4:00pm 9 Bark in the Park 11am-4pm 9 Native Plant Sale 9-3:00pm 10 Historic Society Fish Fry 12pm-2pm 10 [...]
Tree Lighting at Coconut Point Mall 2012 Coconut Point Mall is holding the official tree lighting ceremony November 24 from 5:00-8:00 p.m.. See Santa Claus cruise around Coconut Point in a convertible FIAT and then light the Coconut Point Christmas Tree. See you at Coconut Point!
Christmas Bonita Springs Boat Parade 2012 This years Boat Parade event will take place on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. The Bonita Springs Boat parade begins and ends at The Fish House Restaurant located at 4685 Bonita Beach Rd. Perfect viewing areas can be found at The Fish House Restaurant and the Imperial [...]
Bonita Springs Holiday in The Park – Christmas Click Map For Directions Bonita Springs Holiday in the Park is scheduled for December 4th 2012 beginning at 4:30 p.m. at Riverside Park in Downtown Bonita Springs, Florida. Holiday in the Park events on schedule include holiday music, the traditional blizzard in the park with a giant [...]
Bonita Springs News & Events Stream Besides selling real estate I *really* like Bonita Springs. I like it 27 years of residency, that’s how much I like it. I am also a very nerdy type who also loves social media. You may already be friends with me on my Facebook profile, have “liked” my Facebook [...]
Taste of Bonita Concert & Festival | Things to Do Taste of Bonita is just around the corner. There are two important dates that you’ll want to save: Free Taste of Bonita Concert, Saturday, November 17, 2012 Taste of Bonita Festival, Sunday, November 18, 2012 This is the second year that the Taste of Bonita [...]
Photos of Riverfest in Bonita Springs 2012 Riverfest continues on Saturday Morning. Here are some photos of the food, fun and games that occurred at the Friday night fish fry at Riverside Park near the Liles Hotel. If you’d like to join the festivities at the park this Saturday, here is a link to more [...]
Hmm, I Wonder if Zombies Sell Their Real Estate … After I stopped by a seller’s home to get a real estate contract signed I headed to Zombicon in Fort Myers. What that means is 1.) Bonita Springs real estate is selling. (Actually, I’m out of real estate listings for the first time in a [...]
Riverfest 2012 – Things to Do in Bonita Springs Fl Autumn has arrived in Bonita Springs as planning for the 6th annual RiverFest gets underway. Hosted by the City of Bonita Springs, the two-day downtown event will kick-off on Oct. 26 with a happy hour celebration, live entertainment from the Rachel/Hughes Band, a cornhole tournament [...]
Old 41 Downtown Bonita Springs Farmer Market If you do not see the video above, click here The Old 41 Downtown Bonita Springs Farmer Market started today. Head down every Wednesday to pick up fresh, local produce, seafood, baked goods and more. Support the local growers, farmers and fishermen by buying local. It stimulates the [...]
Race for the Cure 2012 in Estero Florida Komen Southwest Florida Race for the Cure March 10, 2012 at 8 a.m. Coconut Point Mall, Estero, FL U.S. Hwy. 41 and Coconut Road For more information and to sign up visit the Official Southwest Florida Komen Website Enjoy this Video from Past Race for The Cure [...]
Bonita Springs Boat Parade December 10, 2011 Looking for things to do in Bonita Springs? The 26th Annual Bonita Springs holiday boat parade is set for December 10, 2011 and is brought to you by Bonita Springs Rotary Club Noon. Details with meeting locations and the captain’s dinner are as follows: Sign Up: Captain’s Dinner [...]
Traveling Vietnam Wall in Bonita Springs, Florida Enjoy the video above of the Patriot Guard escort motorcade of the Vietnam Wall pulling into Riverside Park in Downtown Bonita Springs, Florida. Dec. 1-4 a replica of part of the Vietnam Wall will displayed at Riverside Park on Old 41 Road in downtown Bonita Springs, Florida. Click [...]
July 4th 2011 ~ Independence Day in Bonita Springs If you do not see the July 4th parade pictures above, CLICK HERE.
Taste of Bonita 2010 event announcement in Bonita Springs, Florida.
Old 41 Parade | Events | Things To Do The Fourth of July parade starts at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 3rd. The parade route travels south on Old 41 Road, turning right on Hampton Street, and right onto Front Street ending at Riverside Park, 27300 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs. From past experience I can [...]
Getting involved with your local southwest Florida community.
A beer and wine tasting event at Mercato of Naples Florida, sponsored by Bonita Springs Rotary Noon.
Celebrate Bonita Riverside Park Bonita Springs Fl The 11th annual Celebrate Bonita Festival is Saturday April 10, 2010 from 2-9:00 p.m. There will be food, entertainment and a chili and rib cook off. See you at Riverside Park! Here is a printable flyer for Celebrate Bonita: Click Here
Fundraiser and Wine Tasting Event Come unwind from the hectic holiday season! The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs Noon is hosting a wine tasting fundraiser event and retirement celebration for Joe Nicola. Nicola’s Keg is closing and will be trying to sell out his inventory, so expect some nice discounted merchandise! When: Wednesday, January 13 [...]
Imperial River Boat Parade 2009 The Baywater Boat Club and Boat Rentals Entry. Naples Fire Rescue Entry Number Nine Entry Number Thirty-Nine Thanks to The Generous Sponsors: Bonita Springs Rotary Noon, Marina Mikes, Baywater Boat Club, Nelson Marine and the residents of The Community of Bonita Bay. Number Twenty-Six Number Twenty Number Seventeen [...]
Make a letter from Santa Claus.
Fall Festival Season in Bonita Springs, Florida Bring the family to the YMCA of the Palms on Saturday, November 21, 2009. There will be games and activities from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Some of the activities include: Live music from J Frost & 3 Below, The Brandon Anthony Band and The James Willhite Band [...]
Taste of Bonita at Riverside Park -11-15-2009
Farm City BBQ at Ave Maria, Florida Did you know that the average American eats 22 pounds of tomatoes each year? Or did you know that it takes 12 busy little honeybees collecting the nectar from 2,000 flowers to make a tablespoon of honey? The National Farm City Council has spent more than 50 years [...]
Riverside Park Events – Things to Do With season and cooler weather upon us, Downtown Bonita Springs is ready to celebrate! The following is an update on events in Riverside Park. THIS WEEKEND! Riverfest – Friday and Saturday, October 23 & 24 – There’s fun for the entire family at this year’s Bonita Springs Riverfest [...]
Fall 2009, Winter 2010 calendar of event for Bonita Springs, Florida downtown area.
Things To Do – Cinco De Mayo Rotary Club of Bonita Springs Noon and Bonita Lion’s Club Host Cinco de Mayo The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs Noon and Bonita Springs Lions Club will host Cinco de Mayo Bonita Style sponsored in part by Hodges University on Tuesday, May 5th at the Promenade Shops in [...]
Things to Do at Riverside Park | Bonita Springs, Fl This Friday, April 10, enjoy Evenings in the Park Six Artists – Six Cottages – 5:00pm – 8:00pm A delightful evening with friends, meeting the artists while enjoying music, wine and refreshments. Sunday, April 12, 2009, 2:00pm (Happy Easter!) Free Concert – Bonita Springs Concert [...]
Bonita Springs Florida March – April 2009 Events On Thursday, March 26, 2009, there is a book signing from 9:00am–1:00pm at the Survey Café with William Dietzel, author of “Common Sense Lifestyle for the 21st Century.” The book offers insights into the kind of values that will help people thrive well into the 21st Century. [...]
Happy St. Patrick’s Day What are you doing for St. Patrick’s Day? Join me this evening at Fitzgerald’s Pub on Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, Florida for the festivities. My band of merry thieves and I will be serving green beer. By band, I mean my family. They’re all totally ridiculous but not really thieves. [...]
Feature: The Never Ending Story When: Saturday March 7, 2009 Where: Riverside Park on Old 41 in Olde Bonita Time: 7:00 p.m. the movie starts, my band of merry thieves and I will be giving out glow necklaces starting at 6:30. Movie: The Never Ending Story. What to bring: Blanket, chair, sweater, food and drinks [...]
If you’re in Lee or Collier Counties and want to meet some local twitterers stop by the *spanking new* Survey Cafe on Wednesday. You can RSVP right here: http://upcoming.yahoo.com/event/1755403/?ps=5 The Survey Cafe is small. If our group gets large we should give them fair warning so please RSVP. If you’re a Blogger, Twitterer, Dog Catcher, [...]
February Movie In The Park: Shrek If you missed January movie in the park at Riverside Park don’t fret. There will be more! Upcoming movies include “Shrek” on Feb. 7, 2009 and “The Neverending Story” on on March 7, 2009.
Join Me For The 5K Susan G. Komen Race You all are hammering my site for info on the Susan G. Komen 2009 Race for the Cure at Coconut Point. It was huge last year and can only be bigger if you’re all looking for it this far in advance. I guess I need to [...]
Free Things to Do: Movies at Riverside Park Date: Saturday, January 10, 2009 Time: Main Event Starts at 7:00pm Price: FREE!!! Place: Riverside Park in Downtown Bonita Springs Main event, The Princess Bride, starts at 7:00pm. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the show!!! Vendors will be available on site.
Taste of Bonita Festival | Things to Do in Bonita Springs It’s that time of the year again. The 15th annual Taste of Bonita 2008 is back, and some of the area’s best restaurants are serving up their best once again. The Taste of Bonita food festival will be held at Riverside Park on Nov. [...]
Things TO Do – Art Festival Looking for things to do in Naples and Bonita Springs, Florida? The Downtown Naples Fall Art Festival has set its 10th anniversary event on Oct. 18-19 on Fifth Avenue South. The Art Show is to feature 150 artists and $15 million in artwork available for sale. Admission is free. [...]
Here’s a list of my favorite things in Bonita Springs. It’s the best of the best of and totally random. There is absolutely no science involved and no committee was formed to pick the “Best of Bonita Springs” fave’s unless you consider me a one man committee.Here’s a list of my favorite things in Bonita [...]
Register to Vote Bonita Springs Just a reminder to hit the polls and vote today (Tuesday). Not registered? Hit the Board of Elections Office on Old 41 Road , between Strike Lane and the railroad tracks, and fill out the registration so you’ll be ready for the next election. Remember the rules, if you’re not [...]
Poppin’ the Top & Toolin’ Around Bonita Springs This Dog Has Got It Made Because: A. He’s on his way to Dog Beach. B. He’s on his way to the pet friendly Coconut Mall C. He’s fairly confident he can “take” the Miniature Pincher in the SUV behind him. D. On the way to the [...]
Bonita Springs Board of Realtors at Relay For Life This morning I stopped by to take a few photos at the Relay For Life®. It was held at the Bonita Springs YMCA on East Terry Street. For the record, I actually had customers to work with this morning so I did not participate with the [...]
Irish Dancers and Pints at Lansdowne As luck would have it Lansdowne Street is located in the same building as my office. Several colleagues headed down for the first annual block party on St. Patrick’s day. I was given a green necklace since I wasn’t wearing any green. I know, Griffith is my last name. [...]
Susan G. Komen 5K at Coconut Point Mall The Susan G. Komen 5K at Coconut Point Mall was this morning and well over 6,000 participants entered the race. I’ve been riding the fence about running. I really didn’t feel like doing it after coming off of a few weeks of a really bad cold/flu and [...]
It’s that time of the year, citizens of Bonita Springs. Don’t forget that tonight, at precisely 2:00 a.m. your clocks move ahead one hour and the value of your real estate gets moved back to 2004 levels. Check your batteries in your smokes and CO2 detectors, too.
Not long ago I drove by this frog bench and backed up for a photo. I just thought they were interesting looking. There is not huge story to go with them. They live in Imperial Bonita Estates in Bonita Springs, Florida. Feel free to submit your choice for their names in the comments below. My [...]
Buying a Resale Condo – The Three Day Review of Condominium Documents If you’re considering buying a condominium in Bonita Springs or anywhere in the State of Florida you need to know about the three day review of condominium documents. After you write a contract and it is executed [it is accepted and signed [...]
If this deal is so good, why are so many passing it up? Same handwriting, new angle. This isn’t as juicy sounding as “Sneaky ways to lower your house payment” but it was cluttering up the same pole. (Corner of Three Oaks Parkway and Corkscrew Road) If you’re REALLY looking for a way to lower [...]
Bonita Springs Art Show at The Promenade The Art League of Bonita Springs Center for the Arts presents a fine arts & fine crafts festival next weekend at the Promenade at Bonita Bay. Enjoy the artworks of 206 National and International artists plus the ambiance of the Promenade of Bonita Springs while supporting the [...]