Showcase Plus: Your Weekend Guide
Things to do in Southwest Florida.
This week in Showcase our feature story is all about the kids - there are a ton of festivals - from pirate to panther festivals, and everything in between - coming up in October, so be sure to pick it up tomorrow in the Naples Daily News or check GoNaples.com.
But, what about the adults. Well, I have you covered. Why not make this weekend a liquid weekend -
1. Opening Night Wine Tastings - Flemings, Naples
Each Friday features 20 different wines from the new Fleming’s 100, and you can try all 20 of them for just $25 per guest from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
This has been a year in the making for the steakhouse. Fleming’s 100 is a star-studded collection like no other, and it’s available now at all Fleming’s locations across the country.
Featured wines are from Cali, Jordan, Spain, Italy, Argentina, Australia.
They will also be having an exclusive preview of new small plates menu: Sliced Filet Mignon, Jumbo Shrimp Scampi Skewers, New Zealand Petite Lamb Chops, Ahi Tuna Skewers, New Bedford Scallops, Filet Mignon Skewers and Fleming’s Lobster Tempura.
For more information, check their website at, http://www.flemingssteakhouse.com/locations/fl/naples
If You Go:
* Place: Fleming's Prime Steakhouse
* Date: Friday, September 23, 2011
* Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
* Cost: $25
* Age Limit: 21+
2. Summer Jazz on the Gulf
This Saturday marks the last summer night to catch Jazz on the Gulf at the Naples Beach Club.
Blue Dice, a 9-piece band known for its soulful, hard-hitting Funk, Blues and Jazz, will be playing from 7-10 p.m.
Come early and dine at HB's On the Gulf, Naples' only beachfront restaurant and six-time winner of Wine Spectactor's Award of Excellence. Or enjoy a cocktail and a beautiful Florida sunset at one of our relaxing Gulf-front bars. It's a great way to get in the mood.
Also, if you need extra parking, try Crayton Road across the street from the club, there's usually spots in the grass next to the golf course.
If You Go:
Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
Time: 7-10 p.m.
More Info: Call 239.261.2222 for more information about SummerJazz On The Gulf. You can also check their website at http://www.naplesbeachhotel.com/
3. Live music at World of Beer in Fort Myers
Today, Friday and Saturday the new but famed World of Beer in Fort Myers will have live music playing. On Thursday, Paul Denver is playing.
On Friday Chris and Joe Acoustic Show and on Saturday, Nick LeBally Duo is playing.
Then on Sunday, if you prefer or are looking for a place to watch the game, they have TVs and craft beer. This bar has more than 500 different kinds of beer from around the world.
If You Go:
World of Beer, 13499 U.S. 41 S.E., Fort Myers, FL 33907
Mon - Fri: 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun: 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
More Info: http://www.wobusa.com/ftmyers