Christmas in Fort Myers and Naples is a special time for families to get together, give gifts, and participate in holiday activities together. Attending one of the many exciting Christmas events in Fort Myers is one of the best ways to increase holiday spirit and make some memories while you're at it.

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Check out these fun holiday events in Fort Myers and Cape Coral if you want to treat your loved ones to some fun this Christmas. For more things to do in Fort Myers, 239Area is your go-to guide for all local events in your area.

13th Annual Festival of Trees

13th Annual Festival of Trees

on Friday, 6 Dec, 8:00 AM
at Fort Myers Festival of Trees
2301 First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901

7 and 9-foot decorated trees are raffled, along with gift baskets and wreaths for holiday decorating and gift giving. NEW in 2019 - skate on synthetic ice among the trees!

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Christmas Walk & Tree Lighting Ceremony

Christmas Walk & Tree Lighting Ceremony

on Friday, 6 Dec, 5:00 PM
at Fifth Avenue South Business Improvement District
649 Fifth Ave South, Naples, FL 34102

Don't miss this Naples' tradition as choral groups, dance troupes, theatre troupe, bands and more come together to bring this annual extravaganza to the Avenue.

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Annual Holiday Bazaar at Koreshan State Park 2019

Annual Holiday Bazaar at Koreshan State Park 2019

on Saturday, 7 Dec, 12:00 AM
at Koreshan State Park
3800 Corkscrew Road, Estero, FL 33928

A holiday flurry is coming! Last year we had over 80 vendors, kid’s games, Santa, story time with a librarian, Florida “snow,” and more!

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Santa's Block Party

Santa's Block Party

on Saturday, 7 Dec, 10:00 AM
at Fort Myers Festival of Trees
2301 First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901

Join Santa and his elves at the Children's Workshop during the Block Party that includes: arts and crafts, stage entertainment, cookie decorating, bounce house and NEW in 2019, ice skating!

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31st Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade

31st Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade

on Saturday, 7 Dec, 6:00 PM
at Fort Myers Beach
Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

The Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade returns for another year of holiday fun. Visit our website for information on where you can view the parade.

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Third Annual Santa on the Sand

Third Annual Santa on the Sand

on Sunday, 8 Dec, 1:00 PM
at Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach, Fl 33931

Santa on the Sand is back!!!! Bring an unwrapped present for donation and meet Santa at Lovers Key state park

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Under The Streetlamp - Hip to the Holidays!

Under The Streetlamp - Hip to the Holidays!

on Wednesday, 11 Dec, 7:00 PM
at SWFL Event Center
11515 Bonita Beach Rd SE, Bonita Springs, FL 34135

Let’s get Hip to the Holidays, as Under the Streetlamp celebrates with a joyous performance of your favorite holiday tunes plus songs from the American Radio Songbook.

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Naples Christmas Glow Run 5K at Sugden Regional Park
on Saturday, 14 Dec, 5:30 PM
at Sugden Regional Park
4284 Avalon Dr, Naples, FL 34112

Runners will have the choice of running in the Competitive Wave that has a 30 minute time limit or have fun with family and friends in the non competitive wave. ​Walkers can walk either one lap or two laps of the 1.5 mile path.

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Christmas Boat Parade on Naples Bay
on Saturday, 14 Dec, 6:00 PM
at The Boathouse on Naples Bay
990 Broad Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102

The parade may be viewed from Landings Park, Bayview Park, the Pinchers and Riverwalk restaurants at Tin City, Kelly's Fish House, The Boat House Restaurant, or Naples City Dock.

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Marco Island Christmas Island Style Boat Parade
on Saturday, 21 Dec, 6:00 PM
at Marco Island Area Chamber of Commerce
1102 N Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL 34145

Enjoy a wonderful festive family evening. Watch the boats sail by, decked out with festive holiday lights and decorations!

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Spirit of the Season Holiday Show
on Sunday, 15 Dec, 2:00 PM
at Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall
13350 FSW Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33919

Come get into the "Spirit of the Season" by attending our holiday show.

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Holiday Boat-A-Long
on Saturday, 21 Dec, 4:00 PM
at Four Freedoms Park
4818 Tarpon Ct Cape Coral, Florida, Cape Coral, FL 33904

Starting at dusk, a movie will be shown on the big screen! Enjoy the movie and a free family night out. Be sure to wear your Santa hats and join us in getting into the holiday spirit!

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Holiday Craft Brews Silent Party
on Saturday, 21 Dec, 8:00 PM
at Big Storm Brewing Co. OldBusiness Find Tickets
839 Miramar Street, Cape Coral, FL 33904

Heading back down I-75 in December for a celebration of craft beer, music, and holiday cheer!

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Santa's Dolphin & Wildlife Cruise
on Tuesday, 24 Dec, 10:00 AM
at Adventures in Paradise
14341 Port Comfort Rd, Fort Myers, FL 33908

Hop aboard and join Adventures in Paradise as they visit with Santa on his last day of vacation before he flies out on Christmas Eve!

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