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Woodstock 50th Anniversary Celebration

By Staff | October 24, 2019

Marco Island Yacht Club (MIYC) celebrated the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock with dancing and dining to the tunes of Creedence Clearwater, Grace Slick, Janis Joplin and more. Yacht Club members dressed in the look of that day, August 15, 1969, with bell bottoms, tie dye, long hair and the “girls” with flowers in their hair. Singer Nevada Smith dressed for […]

Bootacular –

By Staff | October 24, 2019

5:30pm. Families with children 5yr & under (siblings welcome). Mini-carnival for little tykes. Games, music, and prizes. No scary costumes please! $5 each. Marco YMCA, 101 Sand Hill St. 239-394-9622.

VETERAN’S DAY PROGRAM

By Staff | October 24, 2019

1:30pm. All veterans and community invited to attend. Tommie Barfield Elementary, 101 Kirkwood St. RSVP: 239-377-8500.

Jerry Adams Chili Cook-Off

By Staff | October 24, 2019

12-4pm. Happy hour drinks and sides from CJ’s on the Bay. Overall best chili, blind judging by culinary professionals, and people’s choice awards. Live music by Florida Straits. $15. Under 10: Free. CJ’s on the Bay, 760 N Collier Blvd. 239-595-0488.

Theresa Schober: Wild Wild South: The History of Florida’s Cattle Industry

By Staff | October 24, 2019

7pm. Theresa is manager at Immokalee Pioneer Museum. MIHS Members: Free. Non-members: $10. 180 South Heathwood Dr. 239-389-6447.

Marco Island Knights Car Show

By Staff | October 24, 2019

9:30am-3pm. Trophies in 10 categories, food and drink available for purchase. All money collected will be donated. Spectator fee: $5. Car entry fee: $20. San Marco Church, 851 San Marco Rd. 239-272-0816.

Sunflower Power at Pepper Ranch

By Staff | October 24, 2019

Each year, during the first week of October, Pepper Ranch is blanketed with the spectacular Southeastern Sunflower (Helianthus agrestis).

Contrary to Public Belief

By Staff | October 24, 2019

Richard Alan impatient customers in his column, All That Glitters.

Spark Kindness

By Staff | October 24, 2019

Darcie Guerin discusses philanthropy and charitable giving in her column, Ask the CFP.

Escape Through ‘The Ten Thousand Doors of January’

By Staff | October 24, 2019

Lynn Alexander discusses The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrown in her column, Book Remarks.