Editorial / Poll: Bayshore Drive ... a taste of what might be

Did you attend the Bayshore Drive festival this past weekend?

See the results »

View previous polls »

Southwest Florida loves its arts and crafts shows.

A special one was hosted over the weekend on Bayshore Drive in East Naples, offering patrons a glimpse of progress and the future on a once underachieving street.

Progress is personified by the newly expanded Naples Botanical Garden; storefronts here and there sport fresh looks; and the dream of a per campolo forming- and visual-arts center is coming into view.

To be sure, much work remains ahead, and most of that will be up to private property owners when the time is right.

But for now the arts fest was a nice update — and preview of what is possible.

© 2010 marconews.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Discuss
  • Print

Related Stories

Comments » 0

Be the first to post a comment!

Share your thoughts

Comments are the sole responsibility of the person posting them. You agree not to post comments that are off topic, defamatory, obscene, abusive, threatening or an invasion of privacy. Violators may be banned. Click here for our full user agreement.

Comments can be shared on Facebook and Yahoo!. Add both options by connecting your profiles.

Features