Buckets, cars and coffee,D-Day memorial, game night, movie, and more.
Making weekend plans? Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Cape Coral:
D-Day 75th Anniversary Luncheon
Thursday: 75 years ago, we sent the very best of America to liberate the free world from the clutches of tyranny. This DDay, we honor the Greatest Generation with a luncheon at the SWFL Military Museum & Library, followed by a special book signing by Charley Valera, author of “My Father’s War”. Starting at 12 noon, lunch will be a grilled burger plate with tater tots, a side of coleslaw, beverage, and dessert for $8per person. We will also have a cash bar with beer and spirits. WW2 veterans, their families, and friends are invited to join us. This event is also open to the public; those who’ve never served, but support our troops and veterans.
Kids Game Night
Friday: Every Friday Night from 6:00-9:45 p.m. isGame Night at the William B. Austen Youth Center! Participants in grades 2-8 will enjoy playing the latest video games, Foosball, dancing, and more. Game Nights also include laser tag and now, on select nights, Nerf wars! The cost is just $10 per person and includes a pizza dinner. Advanced registration is not required and parents are not required to stay. For more information, call the Youth Center at 239-242-3950.
Free Movie and Concessions
Friday: FREE Movie & Concessions, this time it’s The Lego Movie 2. Invite your family and friends to Cape Vineyard Church! Everybody from the community is invited! FREE Movie, FREE Hot Dogs, FREE Popcorn, FREE Candy, FREE Drinks & FREE Prizes! Food is served at 6:30 pm, Showtime is 7:00 pm.
Cars & Coffee
Saturday: Stop by Big Storm Brewing for their FREE event Cars & Coffee from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come see the finest exotic cars from Ferrari of Tampa Bay and classics, as well, with a great mixture of other beautiful brands, all while enjoying the brewery. The taproom will also be open at 10 a.m. while you check out the cars. A food truck will be on site, too.
Bring back the bucket to break a world record!
Sunday: Help #BringBackTheBucket to break a world record! Grab your friends and come out to the Cape Coral High School football fieldstarting at 12 noon for the LARGEST Ice Bucket Challenge event in history. This event is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make your mark in history. Cre8 Salon & Spa is working to make a dream come true for Hilde Heard, an ailing client. Participants will line up to spell out “E-L-L-E-N” on the field while drones and camera crews capture the moment. All of it is designed to grab the attention of Ellen DeGeneres, Hilde’s favorite celebrity. * BRING YOUR OWN BUCKET * FREE EVENT (a $20 donation to The ALS Association Florida Chapter is requested) * FOOD TRUCKS, MUSIC AND MORE * FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY