concertEstero Concert Series – February 9

The music of one of the greatest composers of all time, Ludwig van Beethoven, will be featured in Koreshan State Park’s historic Art Hall at 4 p.m., Sunday, February 9.

Beethoven’s Romance for Violin in F major, Op. 50, Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 5, Op. 24, Adagio from Piano Sonata No. 7 in D major, and Cello Sonata No. 5 in D major will come alive with performances by Bella Gutshtein on piano, Boris Sandler on violin and Adam Satinsky on cello.

Concert tickets are available at $42 per person; this price includes entrance to the park. Reservations may be made by calling (646) 257-0003.

Join in Estero’s 2nd Annual Gulf Coast Dream Cruise February 15

dream cruiseCars, Eats & Beats” is the theme of this year’s event from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday, February 15.  The event will feature awesome cars, live entertainment, food & beverage and vendor exhibits at the Estero Community Park.

If you love cars, this is an event you won’t want to miss.  The Dream Cruisers will assemble at Rock Star Harley Davidson in Fort Myers starting at 9 a.m. Saturday.  They will then depart at 11 a.m. for the park for a show-n-shine, food, music & fun.

If you have a car you would like to showcase, you may register to enter your car for free by calling (239) 672-0705. They only ask that you consider making a charitable donation for this year’s Cruis’n for a Cause toward the Golisano Children’s Hospital of SW Florida. All spectators are encouraged to bring friends, chairs and cameras.

Estero Forever Foundation to host inaugural celebration – February 20

effThe newly formed Estero Forever Foundation will be hosting a special evening of dinner and dancing to the music of Estero’s own Billy Dean & Dawn at the Club at Grandezza at 6 p.m., Thursday, February 20.

The event promises to be a memorable evening of fine dining and musical entertainment as well as an introduction to the foundation’s vision of “forever building a stronger community” in order for Estero to continue to be the best place to live, work, play and visit.  The foundation’s goal is to enhance Estero’s positive growth by mobilizing financial resources to accelerate the Village’s vision of growing art and cultural centers, parks, river walk and recreational facilities. Tickets ($150) and further information are available by calling 23