Events & Holidays

Raising Kids on Sanibel Island

I’ve had a number of people ask what it’s like raising kids on Sanibel Island. In honor of Mother’s Day, here’s my response!

Vice President Pence Vacations on Sanibel Island

Did you hear that Vice President Pence recently paid a visit to Sanibel Island? Actually, he was here a full week!

Easter Services on Sanibel and Captiva

Looking for Easter Services on Sanibel and Captiva Island? Look no further!

McCallion Holiday Reflections

Looking back on our first Luminary Night and island holiday experience, I can’t help but to get a little sappy and emotional!

Sanibel 4th of July Parade

One of my favorite island celebrations is the Sanibel 4th of July Parade! Here’s a recap of the 2016 Sanibel 4th of July Parade.

National Seashell Day!

The first day of Summer is now recognized as National Seashell Day here in Southwest Florida! Here’s how to shellebrate….

5 Coastal Holiday Decor Tricks

To help you get started with your coastal holiday decor – here are 5 tips and tricks we found for the perfect coastal holiday.

Luminary Night on Sanibel

Last year was our first time participating in Luminary Night on Sanibel – and we had a tremendous turn out!

Veterans Day on Sanibel

Every year, for as long as I can remember, the City of Sanibel hosts this special program in honor of our Veterans, many of which who attend are full-time or part-time island residents.

Does Southwest Florida Have Fall?

In the state of “Endless Summer” does Florida even celebrate Fall?