Christmas week starts right now, as work comes to a close on Friday, and if you live in the Naples area, like we do, you might be looking for fun ways to embrace the Christmas spirit with friends and family. Well, here’s a small selection of fun (and mostly free) Christmastime events taking place in our area over the next few days. Have fun, and merry Christmas!
Saturday and Sunday, 12PM to 4PM – Waterside Shops, 5415 Tamiami Trail North (Naples)
WEEKEND WITH SANTA
The kids always love a visit with Santa, and they’ll get a free coloring book and crayons when they visit him at the Waterside Shops this weekend!
Sunday, 7PM to 8PM – 445 5th Ave. South (Naples)
BELLINI ON 5TH PRESENTS: AN EVENING WITH THE NAPLES CAROLERS
On 5th Avenue South in Downtown Naples, caroling quartets will be serenading visitors in full Victorian dress this Sunday evening!
Every day through January 4 (except Christmas Eve and Day), 530PM to 930PM – 2350 McGregor Blvd. (Fort Myers)
EDISON AND FORD WINTER ESTATES’ “HOLIDAY NIGHTS”
The Estates come alive with lights and other holiday decorations. “Holiday Nights” includes nightly entertainment, tours, book signings and “The Children’s Tree Trail,” a forest of trees decorated by local students. (Self-guided tours are different prices)
Saturday, 5PM to 8PM – 4200 Gulf Shore Blvd. North (Naples)
LET IT SNOW AT THE VILLAGE AT VENETIAN BAY
Holiday entertainment, Santa, carolers, and more as you stroll through the shops.