Naples Winter Wine Festival

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See ‘Hamilton’? Sail to Havana? Prizes set for Winter Wine Fest HARRIET HOWARD HEITHAUS | HARRIET.HEITHAUS@NAPLESNEWS.COM; 239-213-6091 The Naples Winter Wine Festival has released a final list of wow-er-than-ever prize auction lots for its 2017 auction, and even board members admit to having their noses pressed against the figurative store window. … Continue reading

Naples Winter Wine Festival again tops

red wine pouring into a wine glass

By Harriet Howard Heithaus The Naples Winter Wine Festival is getting bigger — even though it’s already the biggest. On the heels of once again being rated the No. 1 charity wine auction in the U.S. by Wine Spectator magazine, the festival is announcing its chairs for the 2017 festival, … Continue reading

Great Dining in Naples – Best Food Cities in U.S.

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Now everyone knows there is great dining in Naples! Naples has been named No. 20 among America’s Best Food Cities by Condé Nast’s “Traveler” magazine. Jennifer M. Wood, author of that segment of an annual list, made the selection, declaring “there is a food revolution happening in the Sunshine State’s southwestern … Continue reading

The Best American Cities for Foodies: Naples, Florida

The Best American Cities for Foodies: Naples, Florida

Sleepy Naples, Florida, the one pizza joint town has grown into a mecca for foodies, and all who enjoy a good meal. A Conde Nast reader’s poll ranked Naples the 17th best food city in the U.S. From the number of restaurants offering a wide variety of dining options from casual … Continue reading

Marco Island Seafood Festival

Marco Island Seafood Festival

Looking for something fun to do this week? The 2014 Marco Island Seafood and Music Festival will begin at 11:00 AM, on Friday, March 28th. The internationally acclaimed, “Satisfaction-a Rolling Stones Experience” will perform opening night! Mick himself would be satisfied with the Friday line-up! The island’s own Jim Long kicks … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day Dining in Southwest Florida

Valentine’s Day Dining in Southwest Florida

There are myriad dining out options along the southwest Florida Gulf coast. From the Isles of Capri to Sanibel you will find restaurants for every palate and pocketbook. Valentine’s Day special offerings include prix-fixe menus, filet mignon, lobster, and an array of tempting desserts. The Naples News offers a number … Continue reading