Mary Kalabokis
Mary Kalabokis
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Mary Kalabokis


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Cape Coral Favorite Links

MARY’s FAVORITE LINKS

  • Cape Coral Info
  • Important Phone Numbers and Addresses-utilities, etc..

CAPE CORAL INFORMATION
City of Cape Coral official website   www.capecoral.net

Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce www.capecoralchamber.com

CapeCoral Downtown www.southcape.net

Cape Coral Weather http://www.nbc-2.com/Weather/InteractiveRadar.shtmll

Lee County Schools Lee County Schools

Lee County government Lee County Government

Lee County office of economic development Lee County Office of Economic Development

Lee County tax collector Lee County Tax Collector

Cape Coral Public Library-921 SW 39th Ter-239-542-3953

 

ACCOMODATIONS

Casa Loma3608 Del Prado S Cape Coral. FL 33904 (239) 945-3133 http://www.casalomamotel.com/

Hampton Inn619 SE 47th Ter Cape Coral, FL 33904 239-540-1050 http://www.hamptoninn.com/

Holiday Inn Express1538 Cape Coral Pkwy East/Del Prado Intersection Cape Coral FL 33904 239-542-2121

Vacation rentals by ownerthis is a great website to use all over the world for vacation rentals. http://www.vrbo.com/

 

ARTS

Cape Coral Arts Studio4533 Coronado Pkwy Cpae Coral, FL 33904 239-574-0802 part of parks and recs program offering studio classes. http://www.capecoral.net/

Alliance for the arts-Fort Myers  10091 McGregor Blvd 239-939-2787

Art League of Ft MyersFort Myers  1451 Monroe St 239-275-3970

Arts for ACT GalleryFort Myers-local artists donate a portion of sales to Abuse Counseling and Treatment, a non-profit agency providing shelter, counselisng and education to victims of domestic violence and sexualy assault.  2265 First St 239-337-5050 http://www.artsforactgallery.com/

Big Arts 900 Dunlop Rd, Sanibel 239-395-0900

Bob Rauschenberg Gallery-Fort Myers Located in Edison College’s Humanity hall 8099 College Pkwy 239-489-9313 http://www.bobrauschenberggallery.com/

Naples Museum of Art Showcases several peices by celebrated glass artist Dale Chihuly (one of my favorite artists of all time) 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd 800-597-1900http://www.thephil.org/

 

BEACHES
Barefoot Beach Bonita Springs, Collier county 
Bowman’s Beach Along Captiva Road, Sanibel Island 
Bunche Beach 18201 John Morris Rd, Fort Myers 

Cape Coral Beach at the Cape Coral Yacht Club  5819 Driftwood Pkwy, Cape Coral, FL
Fort Myers beach– 17200 San Carlos Blvd
Sanibel Causeway Along the causeway at the Sanibel Bridge 

BOATS, BOAT CHARTERS AND BOATING
The Boat House  1516 SE 46th St  239-549-2628 http://www.boathousebw.com/ 
Cape Coral Boat Club, Boat storage and rentals  239-541-2988 www.capecoralboatclub.com 
Captain Shawn Kelly, Fishing Charters 239-677-7929 
Cape Coral Power Squadron 239-549-9754 http://www.powersquadroncapecoral.org/

CAPE CORAL-Places, Things to do, Events 

Arts Festival-annual

Cape Coral Bike Night-monthly

Cape Coral Cardboard Boat Regatta This is really a fun annual event in the Bimini Basin Four Freedoms Park 239-223-4548 www.capecoralregatta.com

Cape Coral Historical Society 544 Cultural Park Blvd 239-772-5862

Coconut Festival annual

Cutlural Park Theater 528 Cultural Park Blvd 239-772-5862

Farmer’s Market roughly Oct-May 

Martini Night annual martini tasting Down town

Mike Greenwell’s Family Fun Park 35 Pine Island Rd 239-574-4386

New Residents Club monthly-at the Cape Coral Yacht Club  

Octoberfest annual German American Club

Red, White and Boom annual fourth of July Festival

Sunset Celebration at the Yacht Club Pier-1st wednesday of every month 

Sunsplash Water park 

Tour de Cape annual bike marathon

 

CHARITIES (dear to my heart)  

Autism Speaks- www.autismspeaks.org 
Cape Coral Caring Center 4645 SE 15th Ave Cape Coral, FL 239-945-1927 www.capecoralcaringcenter.org Kiva – loans that change lives www.kiva.org 
Lee County Animal Services-Looking to adopt? These guys are great-5600 Banner Drive Fort Myers, FL 33912. Phone: (239) 533-7387(LEE-PETS) www.leelostpets.com 
Special Equestrians- Want to volunteer? Love horses? They are in need of volunteers. This is a very special program. 5121 Staley Road Fort Myers, FL 33905 239-226-1221 http://www.specialequestrians.net
Special Populations- 400 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 239-574-0574 http://www.capecoral.net/Government/ParksRecreation/ParksFacilities/RecreationCentersAttractions/FreidaBSmithSpecialPopulationsCenter/tabid/190/Default.aspx

DOG STUFF
Dog Park: Wagging Tails at Rotary Park 239-549-4606
Doggie Bakery-1207 East Cape Coral Parkway, Cape Coral – (239) 542-9663
Lee County Animal Servies-Looking to adopt? These guys are great-5600 Banner Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33912. Phone: (239) 533-7387(LEE-PETS) www.leelostpets.com
Lee County Humane Society –The Lee County Humane Society is dedicated to serving the citizens of our community through animal rescue, the promotion of responsible animal companionship www.leecountyhumane.org

FORT MYERS

Calusa Nature Center 3450 Ortiz Ave
E
dison and Ford estates 
Imaginarium 2000 Cranford Ave 239-337-3332 
Planaterium

 

GOLF COURSES 

Cape Royal
Cape Coral Executive Golf CourseCoral Oaks Golf Course

Palmetto Pines

 

HOSPITAL 
Cape Coral Hospital -636 Sel Prado Blvd-239-574-2323

 

LENDERS-RESIDENTIAL 
Jackie Glover-Regions-239-945-3993  jackie.glover@regions.com 

Betsy Newman-Fifth Third Mortgage-239-939-3705 BNewman@encorebank.com
Aurilyn (Cookie) Maldonado (NMLS ID 357768)-Chase Bank- 239-432-5306  
aurilyn.c.maldonado@cahse.com

MARINAS

Yacht Club Marina

Tarpon Point Marina

Cape Harbour Marina

 

NAPLES

Third Street

Naples Museum of Art 5833 Pelican Bay 800-597-1900

Naples Philharmonic Orchestra  5833 Pelican Bay 800-597-1900  www.thephil.org
Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens 1590 Goodlette Rd 239-262-5409
Tin City waterfront dining and shopping

NEWSPAPERS

www.News-press.com

www.cape-coral-daily-breeze.com

 

PARKS

Cape Coral Yacht Club-5819 Driftwood Pkwy, Cape Coral, FL (Right on the River-Boat ramps, tennis, pool, Restaurant, Fishing pier and more!

 

Horton Park and Boat Ramp-2600 SE 26ht Pl Cape Coral, FL 33904

Burton Memorial Park

 

Four Freedoms Park 4818 Tarpon Ct, Cape Coral, FL (Playground, picnic, on Bimini Basin)

Cape Coral - Freedom Park / Bimini Bassin

Jaycee Park 4125 SE 20th Pl Cape Coral, FL 33904 (Right on the Caloosahathee river) 

 

 

Jim Jeffers park-Ceitus Pkwy-NW Cape Coral

 

 

Sunsplash Water park-400 Santa barbara Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33991

 

 

Wagging Tails Dog Park 5505 Rose Garden Rd Cape Coral, FL 33914


RESTAURANTS

Annie’s Restaurant-814 SE 47th Street-(239) 945-3133

Arrianni’s Northern Italian Grill-1529 SE 15th Ter.-(239) 772-8000

Applebee’s– 2228 Del Prado Blvd.-(239) 458-5155

Azucar Restaurant and bakery-3326 Del Prado Blvd South (239) 549-2833

Bahama Breeze-14701 Tamiami Trl., Ft. Myers, FL -(239) 454-9234 www.bahamabreeze.com 

Bert’s bar-4271 Pine Island Rd NW, Matlacha, FL.-(239) 282-3232 www.bertsbar.us 
Blu Sushi-13451 McGregor Blvd #23, Ft Myers, FL.-(239) 489-1500 

Bread Pete-4402 Del Prado, Cape Coral, FL  The best Croissants and bread!!!
Brewbabies-1520 Lafayette St Downtown Cape Coral (239) 542-2224 www.mybrewbabies.com
Bonefish Grill-900 SW Pine Island Rd. www.bonefishgrill.com

Casa Rojas-728 Pine Island Rd SW-(239)-57-9998

Carraba’s-762 SW Pine Island Rd.-(239)-574-2797
Chicago Pizza-1341 SE 47th Ter Cape Coral-(239)-945-2262  www.thechicagopizza.com
Fathoms-5785 Cape Harbour-(239) 542-0123
Five Guys
-1860 Pine Island Rd-(239)242-0384 www.fiveguys.com
Ford’s Garage1719 Cape Coral Pkwy East (239)-540-3673
The Boat House Tiki Bar and Grill5819 Driftwood Pkwy (239)-945-2628
Hooters Restaurant-3120 Del Prado Blvd. S-(239) 945-4700
Iguana Mia Mexican Restaurant-1027 Cape Coral Pkwy. E-(239) 945-7755
Marker 92-5961 Silver King Blvd, Cape Coral-(239) 541-5600
Monkey Bar-1428 Lafayette St.-(239) 549-8800
Morettis Seafood Restaurant –4200 Pine Island Rd. NW-Matlacha, FL (239) 283-5825 
Olive Garden-1910 Pine Island Rd.-(239) 573-0480 
Outback-1642 Pine Island Rd.-(239)772-5454 
Paesano’s Al Fresco-862 Lafayette Street, Cape Coral, FL -(239) 549-7799 
Panera Bread-1830 NE Pine Island Road-(239) 458-4162 
Papa Joes Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria-814 Cape Coral Pkwy. E-(239) 945-1700 

Parrot Key  Caribbean Grill – 2500 Main St, Ft Myers beach, (239) 463-3257 www.myparrotkey.com

Perkins Family Restaurant-1502 Cape Coral Pkwy. E-(239) 540-8181

Plaka-1001 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach-(239)463-4707
Pollo Tropical-1652 NE Pine Island Rd-(239)772-1644
Red’s Fresh Seafood House & Tavern-10880 Stringfellow Road Bokeelia (on Pine Island)-(239)283-4412
Rib City-4836 Leonard St.-(239) 549-7427
Rumrunners-5789 Cape Harbour Drive (at the south end of Chiquita Blvd in Cape Harbour)-(239) 2542-0200 
Ruby Tuesday Restaurant
-2514 Santa Barbara Blvd. N-(239)242-2131 
Sans Sushi-1306 Del Prado, Cape Coral, FL.-(239) 541-7267 
Siam Hut
-4521 Del Prado Blvd.-(239) 945-4247 
Steak N Shake Restaurants-1721 NE Pine Island Rd.-(239) 772-7702 
Stevie Tomato’s SportsPage-Pine Island Rd -(239) 945-2444 www.stevietomatossportspage.com
Taste of New York Pizza-13499 S Cleveland Ave, Ft Myers (Bell Tower Shoppes)-(239) 432-0990 
Thirsty’s Restaurants-4835 Vincennes St.-(239) 549-6661 
Twisted Conch-837 47th Ter.-(239) 542-6622
Sicily Trattoria-1211 Cape Coral Pkwy East-(239) 772-7285
Wine and Roses-Cape Coral Pkwy-1404 Cape Coral Parkway-239-542-7177 

SANIBEL

Bailey-Mathews Shell Museum 3075 Sanibel-Captiva Road, Sanible 
Ding Darling


SHOPPING

Bell Tower– 13499 Belltower Dr. Fort myers 

Coralwood mall-2301 Dle Prado Blvd. 

Edison Mall -4125 Cleveland Ave. Fort Myers

Island-Visions -Matlacha Ave. and Pine Island Road- www.island-visions.com 

Surfside shoppes- Veterans Pkwy. and Surfside Bvld.

Paesano’s Italian Market

Su Casa- www.esucasa.com

Super target 13711 Tamiami Trl. Fort Myers

Wal-mart  1619 Del Prado Blvd. 

 

TITLE COMPANIES 

 

Debbie Schiavi-Cape Coral Title– 1307 Cape Coral Pkwy E-239-540-1555

TOP SOUTHWEST FLORIDA ATTRACTIONS

Seminole Casino- Immokalee

Everglades National Park- Flamingo

Gasparilla Island State Park- Boca Grande

Everblades Hockey (Germain Arena)- Estero

Lovers Key State Park- Bonita Springs

J.N. “Ding” darling National Wildlife- Sanibel Island

Stump Pass Beach State Park- Englewood

Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park- Naples

Philharmonic Center of the Arts- Naples

Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens- Naples

Naples/Fort Myers Greyhound Track- Bonita Springs

Edison & Ford Estates- Fort Myers

Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall- Fort Myers

Broadway Plam Dinner Theatre- Fort Myers

Boston Red Sox Spring Training- Fort Myers


UTILITIES

Comcast Cable-239-574-2020

LCEC-Lee County Electric Coop 239-656-2300

Water Dept-Cape Coral Utilities-239-7722

 

WAREHOUSE CLUBS

Costco -7171 Cypress LakeDr. Fort Myers
BJ’s- 1929 Pine Island Road

Sam’s Club- 511 Pine Island Road
 

MARY’S FAVORITES:

Favorite Place to take art classes: Arts studio on Coronado

Favorite Beach: Barefoot Beach (Bonita Springs)

Favorite Cape Coral Event: Downtown Cape Martini Competition (January)

Favorite Ice Cream: Runagrounds at Cape Harbour-best gelato ever

Favorite Restaurant: Arianni’s, Azucar, Brewbabies, Rumrunners, and Siam Hut, Sicily Trattoria

Favorite Park: JayCee Park

Favorite Place To Watch The Sunset: FT Myers Beach, Cape Coral Yacht Club