WEEKAWAY: Celebrate the holidays in style on Sanibel & Captiva Islands, Florida

If you are seeking an unforgettable holiday destination, you may want to consider a trip to the tropical Islands of Sanibel and Captiva. During the holiday season, the islands get into the festive spirit with a series of fun events and activities that your entire family will love. Let’s take a closer look at some of the great events that you will have to look forward to during your stay on the Islands of Sanibel and Captiva.

Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

Fort Myers was the favored winter getaway for Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. During the holiday season, their historic homes host an ongoing series of events called the Edison & Ford Holiday Nights. During the holiday nights festivities, you will enjoy fun activities such as live music, wagon rides and tours of the estate.

Hamlet {Solo}

If you are a theatre lover, you will not want to miss the Hamlet {Solo} performance at BIG Arts. This ambitious production features Raoul Bhaneja, who has previously starred in roles at the London Globe Theatre. In Hamlet {Solo}, Mr. Bhaneja plays all 17 characters in Hamlet.

Sanibel Luminary Festival

The Sanibel Luminary Festival will take place over the weekend of Dec. 6. The Luminary Festival is one of the most popular island events during the holiday season. During the first weekend in December, local shops and restaurants light up the Luminary Trail and provide food, refreshments and a range of festive holiday activities.

Learn more about all of the holiday fun waiting on Sanibel and Captiva Islands by contacting Royal Shell Vacations. Royal Shell will provide you with top quality vacation homes and condo rentals, and they will ensure that you have a fantastic trip to the islands. To learn more about Royal Shell's great rentals and services, give them a call at 1-800-656-9111.

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