The natural bounty of The Paradise Coast is unsurpassed. Tucked between the Gulf of Mexico and the Florida Everglades, you’ll find a strong nature conservancy, cultural sophistication, and unmatched outdoor recreation. Geographically defined by Naples, Marco Island, Fort Myers, Sanibel, Captiva & the Florida Everglades, this area appeals to the beach lover, eco-conscious, art enthusiast, as well as the affluent. Naples’ European charm and tropical climate invite residents and visitors to relax, rejuvenate, and explore year-round.
Big Cypress National Preserve, 10,000 Island National Wildlife Refuge, and the Everglades National Park assure Florida’s wildlife and eco-systems remain our greatest natural treasures. Over 130 acclaimed golf courses, numerous award-winning communities, exceptional cuisine, romantic islands, white sand beaches, and delightful cultural amenities provide the perfect backdrop for exceptional Florida living.
Upscale and refined best describes the Naples lifestyle. Master planned communities with rich amenities and green space offer an unsurpassed lifestyle with surprisingly budget friendly pricing. Choose from gated communities with European charm, or opulent condominiums on the south end of Fort Myers Beach. From grand estate homes in Bay Colony to secluded tropical living on Keewaydin Island, tree lined streets or pristine beach views, the area’s residential options appeal to artists, boaters, families, young professionals, retirees and more.
Nature provides the playground for air boat rides, swamp buggy races, sunset tours and eco-excursions throughout the vast waterways of the region. Enjoy live performances by the Naples Philharmonic, and Florida Repertory Theatre. Explore the Caribbean Gardens or Edison’s Winter Estate in Fort Myers. Visit over 130 galleries, or local historical attractions. From the Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge to Big M Casino at Fort Myers Beach, there’s no shortage of adventure for all ages.
Naples dining options are as diverse as our quaint community. Restaurants located on Naples’ Fifth Avenue South and the Bayfront, along with metro offerings of local seafood, steaks and international cuisine are sure to please. Refined or casual, a wide range of culinary influences and award-winning chefs create the dining experience that is distinctly Naples.
When the sun goes down, the nights heat up on the Paradise Coast. An array of live music, spectacular views and tropical specialty drinks flow throughout the regions clubs and restaurants.
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Paradise Coast Art & Cultural Calendar
Our Cultural Calendar highlights the BEST concerts, festivals, openings and events coming to the Paradise Coast.