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With the Paradise Coast’s natural beauty as inspiration for artists throughout the ages, it’s no surprise that the area is a haven for the arts.

Immerse yourself in culture with music and theater shows, museum exhibits, historic sites and art galleries – and let the No. 1 Small Art Town in America be your muse. Then, get to know the area's colorful and fascinating heritage. The Calusa Indians once called the region home, and later the Seminoles. Pioneer settlers built cattle ranches, while others fished, farmed and hunted in the Ten Thousand Islands. In the 1920s, wealthy Northern and Midwestern settlers vacationed on our white-sand beaches and fished. While Naples and Marco Island have seen tremendous growth and development, communities such as Everglades City, Immokalee, Chokoloskee and Ochopee still offer glimpses into the days of yesteryear.

 

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Journeyman Photo Gallery

2220 J & C Boulevard
Naples, FL 34109

Gallery owner Josh Manring showcases his acclaimed landscape, wildlife, and cultural photography that spans more than 20 years and 50 countries....

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Open House first Friday of every month

The Marco Players

1089 N. Collier Blvd.
Marco Island, FL 34145

The mission of The Marco Players is to provide a venue, and a professional environment, for performers and theater-goers alike to experience entertain...

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Rosen Gallery & Studios

North Line Plaza, 2172 J and C Blvd.
Naples, FL 34109

Rosen Gallery & Studios provides a unique artistic experience uniting three gallery spaces which surround the working studios of featured artists:...

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Castillo Art Studio

1456 - 31st St. S.W.
Naples, FL 34117

Museum quality portraits, corporate, family or individual portraits. Also private classes- Castillo Art Studio at the Pine Cottage....

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