At GK Home Watch, LLC we want to be your home watch professional so you can enjoy some peace while away from your seasonal home. But when you’re here in beautiful Florida, we want you to have a great time and experience all you can in our community. We hope our posts about local events helps you get out and live it up.
#5: The Tenors
Spend an intimate evening with The Tenors, an award-winning, multi-platinum-selling vocal group, at 8 p.m. Saturday. The Seminole Casino Hotel, 506 1st Street, Immokalee, will host the performance that blends classical music with contemporary pop. The Tenors have performed at the White House Christmas tree lighting, at the Olympics and alongside Sir Paul McCartney, Sarah McLachlan, Sting, Neil Young and others. Tickets cost $45 and can be purchased by phone at 800-218-0007. Visit www.seminoleimmokaleecasino.com for more information.
#4: Family fun at the Conservancy
Celebrate Endangered Species Day at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, 1495 Smith Preserve Way, with a Family Fun Day. Kids will get in free from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and enjoy animal encounters, games, crafts and other activities to raise awareness of endangered species. The nature center will also have electric boat tours, kayak rentals, the Little Explorer Play Zone available. Conservancy members get in free, or $12.95 for nonmembers. Visit www.conservancy.org for more information.
#3: Patriotic Pops concert
The Naples Philharmonic and the Naples Philharmonic Chorus will return for the annual Patriotic Pops concert at 8 p.m. Friday at Artis—Naples.
Join the Naples Philharmonic and the Naples Philharmonic Chorus for the annual star-spangled Pops concert celebrating the music of America. Tickets range from $29 to $55 for the final performance at 8 p.m. Friday at Artis—Naples’ Hayes Hall, 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd. Visit www.artisnaples.org to purchase
#2: ‘Celebrate Our Heroes’ at the ballpark
Honor Southwest Florida’s law enforcement, emergency services, fire and rescue, prosecutors, community citizens and more Saturday during the third annual Celebrate our Heroes Day at JetBlue Park, 11500 Fenway South Drive, in Fort Myers. The gates open at 10 a.m., followed by a recognition awards ceremony at 11 a.m. Local law enforcement will face off against local fire and rescue crews in a friendly “Guns vs. Hoses” exhibition softball game at 12:30 p.m. A Home Run Derby will take place at 1 p.m. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for children. Visit www.madd.org to purchase.
#1: Disney on Ice
“Frozen” sister Anna and Elsa will take to the ice this weekend during seven performances of Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment. Enter the dazzling world of Disney magic on ice this weekend with seven live performances of “Worlds of Enchantment” at Germain Arena, 11000 Everblades Parkway, Estero. Find Lightning McQueen and his friends from “Cars,” an adventure with Ariel and “The Little Mermaid’s” undersea kingdom, the “Toy Story” crew and a journey through Arendelle with Anna and Elsa of “Frozen.” Call the Germain Arena box office at 1-800-745-3000 to purchase tickets. Visit www.disneyonice.com for more information.