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FRIDAY, MARCH 20TH & Saturday, March 21st 2015

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Sanibel, Captiva Lions Club Annual Arts and Crafts Fair

Location: 2173 Periwinkle Way

There are hundreds of exhibitors and hundreds of Silent Auction and Raffle items available. Entry fee is $5.00

Be prepared for slow traffic along Periwinkle Way!

Sanibel Island Scoop

Sanibel FloridaSanibel Island and Captiva Island are renowned for their beautiful safe, white sandy beaches on the crystal clear waters of the Gulf Of Mexico. Sanibel Island is renowned as the best shelling beach in the world

The average temperature of the Gulf is:
71 degrees Fahrenheit in the Winter
84 degrees Fahrenheit in the Summer

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Sanibel Monthly Temperatures…

High 74F 75F 79F 84F 88F 90F 91F 91F 89F 85F 80F 76F
Low 53F 54F 58F 62F 67F 73F 74F 74F 74F 68F 60F 55F

Sanibel Water Temperature…

The average temperature of the Gulf is:
71 degrees Fahrenheit in the Winter
84 degrees Fahrenheit in the Summer

Sanibel Humidity

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Sanibel has a tropical climate.There is a rainy season from June through September, which are the months most at risk of hurricanes.

Sanibel Shelling

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Sanibel is one of the best shelling destinations in the World. This is because of it’s geography. The east-to-west torque of Sanibel scoops up all the seashells that the Gulf imports from the Caribbean.

Sanibel Pet Friendly Rentals

Sanibel pet friendly

Sanibel Island’s beaches are all pet friendly!

Sanibel city requires pets remain on a leash at all times, even in the sea.

Guardians must pick up after their pets.



Sanibel vactions

There are only three main roads on Sanibel, each running East-West. There’s Periwinkle Way, which runs down the middle of the island; Sanibel-Captiva Road, which is called “San-Cap” by locals and runs out toward Captiva; and Gulf Drive, which runs parallel to the Gulf of Mexico along the beach side. The maximum speed limit anywhere on Sanibel is 35 mph




Sanibel Causeway

Sanibel Causeway.
Sanibel and Captiva islands are connected to the mainland by the three-mile long


Sanibel Causeway.
The Causeway consists of three separate two lane bridge spans, and two man made Causeway Islands, which are located between each of the three bridges.Sanibel Causeway has free parking and is a great place to fish



Sanibel DolphinsSanibel Dolphins

The Dolphins often seen from the beaches of Sanibel are Bottlenose Dolphins

Bottlenose Dolphins often work as a team with members of their Pod to harvest schools of fish, Read More Here



Ospreys of SanibelSanibel Ospreys

There are more than 300 Ospreys on Sanibel

Ospreys hunt by flying over the water looking for fish.
You will see many man made platforms on dead palm trees for Ospreys to nest

Sanibel Alligators

There are over 400 Alligators larger than 4 feet that live on Sanibel Island. Two thirds of Sanibel Island is preserve land, but many alligators live in neighborhoods. It is illegal to feed aligators

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