The Sun Sets on Another Year


As the sun prepares to set on yet another year, our thoughts turn to the amazing sunsets we’re so fortunate to see almost nightly at Ocean’s Reach.

And we’re not the only ones who think our sunsets are simply dazzling.  A recent article by Amy Gilmore entitled “20 Destinations with the Most Stunning Sunsets (You Can Actually Afford to Go To)” lists Sanibel Island’s sunsets in the top ten.  » Read more

Captiva Trolley Crawl

Photo by Adventures in Paradise


Come support a great organization at the Captiva Trolley Crawl on Friday, January 10 at 5pm.  The event benefits Sanibel Community Housing & Resources (CHR) provides affordable housing for families and individuals who work and serve the community of Sanibel.

The event kicks off at Lazy Flamingo near Blind Pass, where guests will enjoy complimentary appetizers.   » Read more

New Year’s Eve Cruises

Photo by Adventures in Paradise


What better way to take in the last sunset of the year than by water?  This year, try one of two New Year’s Eve cruises, sure to be the perfect setting in which to finalize your New Year resolutions.

Adventures in Paradise:

Take a beautiful and relaxing cruise out into the waters of Sanibel and Captiva while you listen to tropical music and search for majestic dolphins and numerous wading birds.   » Read more

Christmas Eve on the Beach

Photo by James McCallion


Island residents and visitors are invited to grab a beach towel or chair and head to the Sanibel Lighthouse Beach for the Annual Christmas Eve Beach service on Dec. 24 at 5 p.m.

Hosted by Sanibel Congregational United Church of Christ since 1979, the Gulf breezes and waves provide background for the annual family-friendly service of carols and telling of the Christmas story by Senior Pastor Rev.  » Read more

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