5 Things To Do This Weekend in Cape Coral (Nov 22-25)

Christmas lights, Santa, Thanksgiving, Yappy Hour and more! 

Making weekend plans?  Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Cape Coral:

Thanksgiving at the Museum

Thursday:  Need a meal and company for Thanksgiving? Join your neighbors at the annual Southwest Florida Military Museum & Library’s Thanksgiving at the Museum! Door’s open at 12:00 pm, dinner is served until 3:00 pm.  This event is FREE to the community. Donations are  accepted.


Free Underwater Pictures with Santa!

Friday:  Join Santa Underwater in the heated indoor pool at Scuba Quest ! We will have Santa and his elf here from 12 pm-3 pm on Black Friday! No Certification Needed, ALL gear provided, just bring a swim suit and a towel.  Ages 8 and up! Get a FREE Digital Picture emailed to you with Santa! Call 239-458-1999 to reserve your time spot with Santa!


Yappy Hour and Santa Photos

Friday:  The Cape Coral Animal Shelter (CCAS) and Fathom’s Restaurant in Cape Harbour invite you to join them between 5 and 7 pm for their monthly Yappy Hour. This is an opportunity for pets and their owners to begin the holidays and enjoy an evening of outdoor entertainment. To commemorate the evening, photos of pets with Santa will be available courtesy of Al Larson Photography for a minimal donation for the shelter.  

Sidewalk Sale & SANTA for the Kids

Saturday:  Shop small and local! The 4th Annual South Cape Sidewalk Sale celebrates the businesses that keep the area thriving. Shop for unique holiday gifts, specialty items, gift cards and services on a day that’s all about #shopsmall. Santa will be there, too! So bring the kids to this family-friendly event from 11 am – 5 pm! Parents, bring your digital cameras & smartphones. Take pictures for FREE so you can print or upload to your fave app to order holiday postcards, etc. Four designated NICKEL RIDE cars will be available at no charge to get you to all the participating shops. Visit 12 or more participating shops and you could win one of dozens of great prizes!*


2018 Planet Monkman Light Display

Saturday – Dec 30th:  The 2018 Planet Monkman light display is here at
1938 NE 20th Street. We are back to the normal show with all the narrations, some new songs and, of course, Santa visits every night. This is the SAME light display that attracted thousands every year that used to be on SW 4th Ave. Drive on by and see the FREE display and enjoy Christmas!