Come to Cape Coral - Things to Do in Cape Coral


Hello and welcome to my website about Cape Coral, Florida - a terrific waterfront destination in Southwest Florida for those who like swimming, boating, fishing, golfing, and lots of sunshine!  Imagine yourself relaxing by the pool with a refreshing mango smoothie under bright and sunny skies.  Or, maybe you're at the beach watching a beautiful sunset.  How about you're catching a fish dinner in aqua green waters, or sailing while dolphins frolic nearby, or out on the golf course, or playing tennis or feeling peaceful while palm trees sway in the breeze...in January?!

Do you dream of vacationing at the beach looking for shells, eating fresh seafood everyday, going parasailing?

Is your idea of fun a picnic on a boat?

Or have you been wanting to make a permanent move so that you can enjoy the warm weather year-round?

We had all of those dreams and decided to take the plunge in 2006 by moving from the Northeast to the Cape.

We are so glad that we did because...

Cape Coral - We absolutely love it here!

Think of my website as your Cape Coral FL Information and Travel Guide.

It contains what we've learned and what you need to know about living and vacationing in our beautiful city.

With more canals than Venice, the largest burrowing owl population, a variety of wild life, great real estate values, many recreational and nature parks, fun festivals, and Sun Splash, our very own waterpark.

There are so many things to do in Cape Coral and there is something here for everyone!

There's nothing like being able to dine on the water, or kayaking, fishing and boating from your back yard.

We have amazing sunsets almost every night, and our weather is perfect all year round affording you the opportunity to go to the pool, beach, be out on the water, or golf everyday.

Things to Do in Cape - We think it's pretty close to being in Paradise

Move To Cape Coral Florida

We want you to know all about our favorite things to do in Cape Coral and see in our fabulous town.

There are plenty of attractions, activities, restaurants, sports, entertainment, art, and music for families, couples, singles, retirees,
and snowbirds and real estate prices are reasonable.  Everything is conveniently listed right here on my website

All you have to do is click on the tabs in the Navigation Bar over to the left or just keep scrolling down this page and...

Trip to Cape Coral or Cape Coral Business - You will find information about:

Ahhhhhh... living the Florida life-style is truly like an endless summer.

I hope you enjoy my website and will check back regularly.

Whether you come for a week's vacation, snowbird for a month, take a day trip to Cape Coral or are moving here.. come to Cape Coral for fun and relaxation.

Come for the great weather, come for the adventure, and for a laid-back style of living.

It's a great place for families, singles, retirees, and everyone.

You will find that Cape Coral is a great place for you!

Frequently Asked Questions


Is Cape Coral a good area to live?

Yes, Cape Coral is considered a desirable place to live. It has a lower cost of living than many other areas in Florida; it has excellent schools, diverse shopping, dining options and a variety of activities and amenities for residents such as beaches, parks, walking trails and golf courses. Many people enjoy the laid-back atmosphere, stunning waterfront views and the nearby attractions.

What is Cape Coral best known for?

Cape Coral, Florida is best known for its many canals, waterways and access to the Gulf of Mexico. As a result, it is a popular destination for fishing, boating, and other watersports.

Does Cape Coral have beaches?

Yes, Cape Coral has 2 beaches; Yacht Club Beach, located within the Yacht Club Community Park and & a sunbathing beach along the Bimini Basin, located within the Four Freedoms Park.

Does Cape Coral Florida get hurricanes?

Yes, Cape Coral, Florida does get hurricanes. It is located on the Gulf Coast of Florida, which makes it prone to tropical storms and hurricanes.

Was Cape Coral hit by Hurricane Ian?

Yes, Cape Coral was hit by Ian.  The strongest winds clocked in Cape was 140mph and many parts of Cape did experience the devastating storm surge.

Is Cape Coral near Fort Myers?

Yes, Cape Coral is a city located near Fort Myers, Florida. It is part of Lee County and is a popular destination in the Sunshine State.  It is approximately 15 minutes away.

Where is Cape Coral Florida on the map?

Cape Coral is located on the southwestern coast of Florida.  It is situated between the Caloosahatchee River and the Gulf of Mexico and is connected to Fort Myers by the Cape Coral Bridge, Midpoint Bridge, Caloosahatchee Bridge and the Edison Bridge.

When is the Cape Coral Art Festival?

The annual Cape Coral Art Festival is held every year in January and is one of the largest and most popular art festivals in Southwest Florida.

When is Cape Coral Bike Night?

Cape Coral Bike Night is a biker-themed event held in downtown Cape Coral, Florida.  It's a great opportunity for bikers to come together and enjoy some good music, great food, and of course, lots of bikes! The event is being held on February 10, 2024 and on April 13, 2024.  

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