4 Arts and Entertainment Events Happening in Naples in October
Not only is Naples known for its stunning natural beauty, but it happens to offer some of the best arts and entertainment events that Southwest Florida has to offer. Check out what’s happening in October in our city!
Event #1. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert
E.T. is a classic sci-fi/adventure film with universal appeal. The beloved 1982 Academy Award-winning movie by Steven Spielberg also won the award for Best Music by composer John Williams, and on this closing night of the Naples International Film Festival (NIFF) you can relive the magic of the movie on the silver screen set to a live performance of the film’s original score by the Naples Philharmonic—led by Principal Pops Conductor Jack Everly. Imagine this engaging drama accompanied by the flourishes of a soaring soundtrack come-to-life to create an immersive experience and an unforgettable night! (Image to the left: Film prop of E.T. at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles, California. (Courtesy of Unsplash)).
Event details: artisnaples.org; Artis-Naples Hayes Hall; 5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard; Naples, Florida 34108; phone: 239.597.1900; Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Event #2. Stone Crab Festival
All you foodies out there—we didn’t forget about you! The Stone Crab Festival is a mainstay in the Naples food and entertainment scene, and now in its 13th year it shows no signs of slowing down. The festival, which is situated within the bustling Naples Waterfront, showcases tasty stone crab and also offers festivalgoers an assortment of other delicious seafood choices. Attendees can enjoy live entertainment, peruse the wares of arts and crafts vendors, pay a visit to local shops, and enjoy other activities around the waterfront.
Event details: stonecrabfestival.com; Tin City 1500 Fifth Ave. S.; Naples, FL 34102; Oct. 27-29 at 5 p.m.
Event #3. Daniel Lewis Dance Sampler
Artis-Naples Hayes Hall
5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard
Naples, Florida 34108
This annual event, now in its 13th year, will offer a preview of this season’s dance performances from some of The Sunshine State’s premier dance companies and choreographers. Attendees will be able to enjoy a variety of ten short works that span dance styles including modern, Flamenco, ballet, and contemporary. The evening will showcase works from dance companies that include Ballet Flamenco La Rosa, Syncopate Collective, Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida, Zest Collective, and New World Dance Ensemble. For dance lovers, it’s sure to be a night that’s not-to-be-missed!
Event #4. Music in the Garden
Naples Botanical Garden
4820 Bayshore Drive
Naples, FL 34112
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Here’s more catnip for music lovers! At Music in the Garden, you can enjoy a pleasant afternoon in the sun listening to musical performances from some of the area’s best musicians. Entry into the event is included with the cost of Garden admission. The Water Garden is populated by showy blossoms from around the globe, and its stage and Performance Lawn are said to rival some of Naples’s best outdoor performance venues.
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