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.

Naples Christmas Parade

December 11, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Naples Area

Floats, Fire engines, school groups, school bands, dance troupes, boy and girl scouts, civic groups and so much more bring this annual tradition to li...

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TUBA Christmas Concert

December 14, 2018 | 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Naples Area

The holidays come to life as more than 70 musicians ranging in age from 11 to 80 ring in the season on tubas, euphoniums and more at this annual event...

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FBU National Championship

December 15, 2018 - December 20, 2018

Naples Area

Don't miss the FBU National Championship coming to Naples, December 15-20, 2018! Check back for more information on schedules and locations.

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Night Lights in the Garden

December 26, 2018 - December 30, 2018, Daily | 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Naples Area

For 25 nights, rediscover the natural beauty of plants from the tropics and subtropics as thousands of lights illuminate the Garden....

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Night Lights in the Garden

January 1, 2019 - January 3, 2019, Daily | 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Naples Area

For 25 nights, rediscover the natural beauty of plants from the tropics and subtropics as thousands of lights illuminate the Garden....

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Downtown Naples New Year's Art Fair

January 5, 2019 - January 6, 2019, Daily | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Naples Area

Besides a new year and new opportunities, part of the attraction to festival goers is their ability to casually amble through booths and tents set up ...

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Run For the Paws

January 26, 2019 | 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Naples Area

Lace up your shoes, leash up your dog (cats in strollers welcome, too!) and join us for the 12th Annual Run for the Paws to raise money and awareness ...

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Zoobilee at Naples Zoo

February 8, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Naples Area

This annual fundraiser for Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens is a wild and wonderful evening in support of the new growth and expansion at the zoo....

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Cars on Fifth

February 9, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Naples Area

The Naples Chapter of the Ferrari Club of America is proud to announce the 14th Annual 'Cars on 5th'show in Naples....

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Chubb Classic

February 11, 2019 - February 17, 2019

Naples Area

The Chubb Classic, an official PGA TOUR Champions event, will be held February 11-17, 2019 at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort....

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BaconFest Naples

February 16, 2019

Naples Area

BaconFest Naples is a family orientated foodie festival that celebrates "All Things Bacon" and is one of the most talked about events of the year!...

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Paradise Coast Half Marathon

February 17, 2019 | Mon. - Fri 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Naples Area

Naples, Florida is home to some of the most beautiful beaches, fine dining, high end fashion shops and is a prime destination for a half marathon and ...

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Naples Pride

June 1, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Naples Area

The family friendly public event includes entertainers, speakers, musicians, performers, vendors, exhibitors, kids activities, food and beer in a cele...

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