Fifth Avenue South to Host Fantastic Events in February
February 6, 2013
NAPLES, Fla. (February 5, 2013) – February is a bustling on Fifth Avenue South! Mark your calendars and plan to make it to one – or all – of the many events planned along this historic street. Special Events are listed below.
Mardi Gras Evening on Fifth
Fifth Avenue South will host a special Mardi Gras Evening on Fifth on Tuesday, February 12 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. This special Evening on Fifth will feature an array of live musical performances throughout the sidewalk areas of Fifth Avenue South including Patchouli, Radio Flyer, Boz & Bon, Loathing Self Praise, The Consecutones & the Sal Desantis Band. As a special treat, the ReCreation Tappers will be performing in the Sugden Plaza starting at 6:30 p.m. The night will also include fabulous dining at Fifth Avenue restaurants and cafes, and the opportunity to explore the distinct boutiques, shops, and galleries that span from Ninth Street to Third Street. Whether you want to relax with friends at dinner or dessert, or dance with your favorite entertainers, you won’t want to miss this event. For more information, please call 239.692.8436.
Ferrari Club of Naples Annual Car Show
The Ferrari Club of Naples will host its 9th Annual Cars on 5th on Saturday, February 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. along Fifth Avenue South. This year is the 50th Anniversary of the Ferrari Club of America (FCA). Last year’s Car Show featured 425 cars on display with over 30,000 spectators in attendance. For more information, please visit www.carsonfifth.com.
Naples National Art Festival
Scheduled for Saturday, February 23 and 24 in Cambier Park and along 8th Street South, the Naples National Art Festival has been voted among the top 10 fine art festivals in the United States by Sunshine Artist Magazine. More than 22,000 guests attended this competitive, juried festival in 2012. Held just one block from Downtown Naples’ premier shopping and dining district – Fifth Avenue South, this annual festival showcases the talents of more than 260 artists. A free shuttle is available to festival attendees during festival hours. For more information, please call Marianne Megela at 239.262.6517, ext. 103 or visit www.NaplesArt.org.
Fifth Avenue South is one of the nation’s premier shopping, dining, and entertainment destinations. Historic and modern architecture blend together in eclectic sophistication; tropical blooms and lush greenery grace its pedestrian-friendly promenades; and sparkling storefronts are filled with the most enchanting gifts and treasures. Fifth Avenue South is home to award-winning restaurants and cafés, world-class art galleries, chic boutiques, elegant inns, and a wealth of professional businesses and services.
Valet Parking is offered Friday and Saturday evenings and during select special events starting at 5:00 p.m. The Jump on Express offers free transport between Fifth Avenue South, Third Street South, and Mercato on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings starting at 5:00 p.m.
Mark your calendar and plan to making Fifth Avenue South a part of your shopping, dining, and entertainment experience! For more information about February events or other happenings on Fifth Avenue South, please visit www.FifthAvenueSouth.com.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Relations Director
IMA CREATIVE, INC.