Pirate Festival on Fort Myers Beach is always a blast. This marks our third year attending and this year was no different. We had planned to take Blue Turtle to Matanzas Bridge on the North end of the island to anchor for the weekend, but our generator currently isn't working since we have the … [Read more...] about Yar! It’s Pirate Festival on Fort Myers Beach!
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It's hard to believe that just a week and a half ago Randy and I got married. It's been a whirlwind of memories the past few weeks. Things were so hectic with family in town and getting ready for our trip to the Dry Tortugas and Keys, the actual wedding day is a blur it went by so fast! It was an … [Read more...] about We tied the knot!
Randy and I first attended the Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival last year. Our friend, Mary Kay hooked us up with pirate costumes and we all went out. It was a blast and we decided then that we wouldn't miss this event again.This year, we decided to get off the dock and take Blue Turtle just … [Read more...] about Fort Myers Beach 10th Annual Pirate Festival
So, Shrimp Festival on Fort Myers Beach was actually last weekend, but it's been very busy around here and so I'm finally getting around to updating the blog. Better late than never, right? This time of year is always so crazy for us because it's peak season and spring break around here. It's also … [Read more...] about Shrimp Fest 2015 on Fort Myers Beach
Last weekend, we had a blast with Randy's family in town visiting for his father's wedding that was held on Saturday, February 14, 2015. It was a wonderful ceremony held in front of the Cottage/Gulfshore Grill on Fort Myers Beach. It was a chilly weekend in general, but the sun came out and warmed … [Read more...] about Family wedding on Fort Myers Beach
As I mentioned in one of my previous posts, we had the upcoming wedding of Randy's father and April. This past week has been one busy, but fun-filled, week spent visiting with Randy's aunts, uncles and cousins. We had Randy's sister and brother-in-law stay with us on the Blue Turtle, while the rest … [Read more...] about Family fun time on Fort Myers Beach
Last Saturday evening, we got the chance to participate in the Fort Myers Beach Christmas boat parade. We've attended boat parades before and they're a lot of fun, but this time we got to be IN THE PARADE. This all happened to be taking place on my birthday!Around 4:30pm we all gathered on D … [Read more...] about Fort Myers Beach Boat Parade
This weekend, we attended the 9th annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival, a weekend-long celebration of everything about being a pirate. Everyone was decked out in their pirate-y best and plundered the beach to attend events, booths, contests, hear live music and more. Thankfully, our friend Mary … [Read more...] about Pirates invade Fort Myers Beach
This past weekend was Shrimp Fest on Fort Myers Beach. For two days the island gets bombarded with folks who come for the parade and festivities. Last year we attended the parade which was earlier in the day. This year, the plan was to go down to Times Square (where the arts and crafts booths and … [Read more...] about Shrimp Fest 2014 on Fort Myers Beach
This past weekend, Randy and I found ourselves kid-free for the weekend. Corey spent the weekend in Orlando at Sea World with his mom. So Friday afternoon, Randy and I dropped the lines and headed to the Fort Myers Beach Mooring Field. Even though getting a mooring ball at Fort Myers Beach only … [Read more...] about Valentine’s Day weekend on a mooring ball