Monthly Archives: December 2013

What are you doing for New Years?

Since many of our Marco Escapes guests and readers of this blog are not familiar with the laws and regulations on Marco Island, we are sharing this alert from the City of Marco Island. In Florida, the only legal fireworks … Continue reading

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A YEAR-ROUND FESTIVAL OF SEAFOOD

Even if the actual organized version of the seafood festival comes but a few times per year to the Southwest Florida area, there is an unofficial festival of seafood going on year round. It is widley available and a favorite … Continue reading

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Artis-Naples upcoming performances

For Marco Islanders, permanent or visiting, the entertainment gifts kick in after Christmas, as Artis-Naples (formerly Naples Philharmonic) offers a scintillating schedule of performances. First up, on December 26, 27, 28 & 29, are performances of Leonard Bernstein’s classic “West … Continue reading

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Marco Island is LOL’ing and ROLF’ing All The Time!

Join the funny, the silly and the grownups At Off The Hook Comedy Club! The holidays and the new year are but one big giggly season when you walk through the doors of this hallowed hall of humor. Get your … Continue reading

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39th Season of Marco Players Showcases the Best of Contemporary Playwrights

This season brings four prodigious plays to the main stage. Theatre goers are in for not just a taste nor morsel, but a truly fantastical gourmet theatrical feast. November brought us “Absalom” by Zoe Kazan, about a family coming apart … Continue reading

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Original and Superb Brush Strokes The Everglades Art of Hannah Ineson

Travel along in time visiting the natural wonders of the Everglades with this exquisitely airy and sublime emotional artful experience. Artist Hanna Ineson was stirred by the melodious words of Marjorie Stoneham Douglas’ 1947 book, The Everglades, River of Grass. … Continue reading

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Rookery Bay EcoTour – Become One With The Naturalist In You

This thoroughly unique eco-tour will take you through back bays and winding creeks as you cruise into the wild heart of Rookery Bay Reserve. There you will disembark and take a short hike to one of the highest points in … Continue reading

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Performances of the Holiday Pops

Regardless of your religious affiliation – or absence thereof – this is the season of wonderful music. As a family spending the season in a Marco Escapes property, you are just a few miles from a splendid presentation of holiday music at … Continue reading

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TripAdvisor Travelers Choice 2013 Names Marco Island #3 of the Top 10 US Islands

It starts with fantastic feedback from travelers world wide. From there, the rankings are based on “the quality and quantity of the most highly-rated hotels, restaurants and attractions listed for each island.” Our beloved Marco Island has been placed number … Continue reading

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Sit Back And Enjoy The Show-Christmas Movie At the Tree

  As we wind our way towards the big day, take a moment to enjoy an evening outdoors on our Marco Island paradise. The moon, the stars and a Christmas Movie at the Tree is a perfect respite from the … Continue reading

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