1. Friday: Pirate Day

From 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., Friday, June 21 at the Marco Island Historical Museum, 180 South Heathwood Drive, Marco Island.

Come dressed as your favorite swashbuckler. Children’s contest awarded at noon.

Face painting, activities, games and more.


2. Jazz at the Center for the Arts

Marco Island Center for the Arts presents Jeff Leigh, a classical and crossover jazz violinist.

Leigh teaches at the Village School in Naples and has played with the Naples Philharmonic for the past 10 years. He is part of the local jazz duo Gypsy Sojourn that performs hits of the 20s and 30s.

This musically cool concert “with a little bit of everything” takes place from 5:30 until 7 p.m., Thursday, June 20, at Marco Island Center for the Arts. Reserve your seat now. The ticket price is $25 for members of the Marco Island Center for the Arts and $30 for non-members.

For reservations call the Art Center at 239-394-4221 or visit

3. Friday: Glory of the Grape

Wine and food pairings hightlight this annual event.

From 5 until 8 p.m., Friday, June 21 at the Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort & Spa, 560 S. Collier Blvd., Marco Island.

Tickets are $60 per person. Purchase tickets at the Marco Island Chamber of Commerce or by calling 239-394-7549.  

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