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Things to Do in Naples, FL

LOCAL EVENTS NEAR THE COVE INN ON NAPLES BAY

When it comes to having a good time, Naples has something going on just about every day of the year. And The Cove Inn on Naples Bay puts you right in the middle of everything with our convenient central location. Check out the Naples event calendar to find out which popular events are taking place during your visit.

CHRISTMAS ON THIRD TREE LIGHTING & SNOW CELEBRATION

NOVEMBER 25, 2019

Get into the festive spirit as the Mayor lights the official Christmas Tree on Third Street South, where music and bells resound from every courtyard and plaza. See Santa and watch the snow fall. The snow will continue to fall on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7pm. 

NIGHT LIGHTS IN THE NAPLES BOTANICAL GARDEN

NOVEMBER 29 - DECEMBER 23, 2019

Stroll around Naples Botanical Garden this winter and marvel at the stunning illuminated tropical and sub-tropical plants. Enjoy family-friendly entertainment, including music from local artists, make a wish on a Wishing Tree, and sip on a cocktail at the Garden's cafe.

​NAPLES BAY CHRISTMAS BOAT PARADE

DECEMBER 14, 2019

Join us each Christmas season, when guests and Naples locals alike line the shores of Naples Bay to watch a colorful parade of brilliantly lit boats.

NEW YEAR'S EVE FIREWORKS

DECEMBER 31, 2019

See in the New Year on Naples Beach with a spectacular fireworks display over Naples Pier. For the best view, take to the water by booking a boat sightseeing tour.

NAPLES NEW YEAR'S ART SHOW

JANUARY 4 - JANUARY 5, 2020

Visit the heart of downtown Naples for this well established fine art and fine craft show, which attracts over 250 professional artists from around the country.

NAPLES BOAT SHOW

JANUARY 16 - JANUARY 19, 2020

Based at Naples Airport, this four-day show features displays, seminars and kids' activities, and has a range of food on offer. Yachts and mega yachts will be displayed in the water at Naples City Dock. Free transportation to the dock is provided. 

SWFL FESTIVAL OF BIRDS

JANUARY 17 - JANUARY 20, 2020

Explore the local environment with guided field trips to wildlife hotspots around Southwest Florida. Registration is required.

CARS ON FIFTH

FEBRUARY 8, 2020

Organized by the Naples Chapter of the Ferrari Club of America, this event features more than 575 cars, including over 125 Ferraris, and raises funds for St. Matthew's House.

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