Major Annual Events

Naples, Marco Island, Everglades City and Immokalee are home to a diverse selection of events all throughout the year. There are three great seafood festivals, other food, wine and craft beer festivals and event, top-rated art festivals, nature-themed festivals and events, great tropically-themed holiday events, and even the Swamp Buggy Races - the only ones in the world! 

Check this list for the area’s top major annual events and the main events calendar for hundreds of events happening all throughout the year. 

2018 Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships
April 21-28, 2018 | East Naples Community Park
Don't miss all the exciting play during the 2018 Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships! The 2017 Minto US Pickleball Championships were a huge success, thanks to all of you! But not as huge as the plans we have for 2018. Expanded facilities! More and more players at all skill levels! Great food, dr...
2018 Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships
Don't miss all the exciting play during the 2018 Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships! The 2017 Minto US Pickleball Championships were a huge success, thanks to all of you! But not as huge as the plans we have for 2018. Expanded facilities! More and more players at all skill levels! Great food, drinks, and entertainment to keep the party rolling day and night! You gotta be there! It's championship pickleball! It's beautiful Naples! It's April 21-28, 2018! But you need to make you plans early to hold your place in history.
Stay in May Festival at Multiple Naples Venues
April 23-May 12, 2018 | Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau
The StayinMay Festival (formerly the ArtsNaples World Festival Inc.) has now produced six world-class festivals with over 60,000 attendees featuring the best of the cultural arts of Russia, the Latin Americas, Italy and France. Throughout multiple and unique venues across Naples, The StayInMay Festi...
Stay in May Festival at Multiple Naples Venues
The StayinMay Festival (formerly the ArtsNaples World Festival Inc.) has now produced six world-class festivals with over 60,000 attendees featuring the best of the cultural arts of Russia, the Latin Americas, Italy and France. Throughout multiple and unique venues across Naples, The StayInMay Festival presents concerts and events spanning art, chamber music, cinema, culinary, dance, opera, fashion, theater and orchestra. The StayInMay Festival combines the best of the arts in Naples with amazing talent from around the globe.
Naples Restauant Week
May 31-June 13, 2018 | Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau
SWFL Restaurant Week is a 14-day food event promotion that celebrates the BEST dining at an affordable price. Participating restaurants offer 3 course menus starting at $25 and $35. The goal of Restaurant Week is to encourage increased dining out at locally owned establishments and to celebrate the ...
Naples Restauant Week
SWFL Restaurant Week is a 14-day food event promotion that celebrates the BEST dining at an affordable price. Participating restaurants offer 3 course menus starting at $25 and $35. The goal of Restaurant Week is to encourage increased dining out at locally owned establishments and to celebrate the array of cuisine available here in Southwest Florida.
Summer Jazz on the Beach at Naples Beach Hotel
June 02-September 29, 2018 | The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
A popular Southwest Florida tradition continues, as The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club will host its 32nd “SummerJazz on the Gulf” concert series. This free concert series combines an appealing and diverse selection of Jazz entertainment with beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico, stunning sunse...
Summer Jazz on the Beach at Naples Beach Hotel
A popular Southwest Florida tradition continues, as The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club will host its 32nd “SummerJazz on the Gulf” concert series. This free concert series combines an appealing and diverse selection of Jazz entertainment with beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico, stunning sunsets, cool breezes, and a relaxing atmosphere. Each concert is held on the resort’s scenic Watkins Lawn overlooking the Gulf. “SummerJazz on the Gulf” will take place one Saturday evening per month June-September. The dates have not been released but please check back.
Naples July 4th Parade
July 04, 2018 | City of Naples
Bring the family and enjoy the annual Naples 4th of July parade. The parade route goes from Broad Avenue South to Third Street South,up to 5th Avenue South, then east on 5th Avenue South, turning South on 8th Street South past City Hall, ending at 8th Avenue South and 8th Street South.
Naples July 4th Parade
Bring the family and enjoy the annual Naples 4th of July parade. The parade route goes from Broad Avenue South to Third Street South,up to 5th Avenue South, then east on 5th Avenue South, turning South on 8th Street South past City Hall, ending at 8th Avenue South and 8th Street South.
Naples Boat Show Downtown
October 13-14, 2018 | Marine Industries Association of Collier County
The Naples Boat Show Downtown is the premier In-Water recreational show in the Naples-Marco Island area. The show will feature displays by marinas, boat dealers, other marine related businesses, food vendors and more. The show is downtown at the Naples City Dock and Crayton Cove on October 13 and 14...
Naples Boat Show Downtown
The Naples Boat Show Downtown is the premier In-Water recreational show in the Naples-Marco Island area. The show will feature displays by marinas, boat dealers, other marine related businesses, food vendors and more. The show is downtown at the Naples City Dock and Crayton Cove on October 13 and 14. The show is FREE for the whole family! Wander through Crayton Cove, along 12th Avenue through the booth vendors and large boat displays, dine at one of the fantastic restaurants or grab a quick bite from a show vendor as you meander the Naples City Dock gazing at the million dollar yachts, even hop aboard! You won't want to miss this fabulous event by the Marine Industries Association of Collier County- MIACC. Parking: Free Shuttle transportation aboard the Naples Trolley from these locations: City Parking Garages: * 400 8th Street South * 801 6th Avenue South Parking Lots: * 8th Avenue South and 8th Street South * 3rd Avenue South and 7th Street South The Landings Park Perimeter Parking around Cambier Park, Broad Ave., alley parking behind 5th Avenue South to the north and south
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