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Three Cheers: Things to do this weekend in SWFL

Lee Herald Favicon 16Shape Up, hosted by the Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida starts at 9 a.m. on Saturday and runs until Noon. Come down and experience as many mini sessions as you want. Feel great about getting fit and find the one activity(or more) you love! Lowdermilk Park, 1301 Gulfshore Blvd North, Naples.

Do you like jazz?  Jazz on The Greens is hosted at Six Bends Harley-Davidson on Saturday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Free shuttles to and fro,  world-renowned saxophonist Jeff Rupert with his quintet will be the evening’s headline act. Brandon Robertson’s Quartet and the Green Wave Jazz Ban are also on the lineup. The proceeds from the concert go to granting two local children, in cooperation with the Make A Wish Foundation, their wishes come true. Help make it so with food, drink and a sweet night of chilling out with some jazz. Tickets start at $20. 9510 Thunder Road, Fort Myers.

The FGCU women’s basketball team is one game away from the Big Dance. The Eagles are seeking their fifth appearance in the NCAA Tournament since becoming Division I eligible in 2012, and can make it happen with a win against Jacksonville on Sunday at Alico Arena. Tip-off is at 3 p.m. and tickets start at $15 at FGCUTickets.com. Alico Arena, 1218 FGCU Lake Parkway East, Fort Myers.

93X is hosting their Annual Taco Fest!  Come down to Centennial Park on Sunday to eat basically as many $2 tacos as you can stomach.  $10 entry and the event runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Features live music headlined by 90’s rock group Lit, accompanied by local favorites SowFlo and Soapy Tuna. Centennial Park, 2000 West First Street, Fort Myers.

If the blues are your speed, check out the Bonita Blues Festival running Friday and Saturday at Riverside Park in Bonita Springs. See a dozen different performers over the two days rain or shine, from 1:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, and from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m on Saturday. Tickets start at $40 for Friday, $45 for Saturday, or $60 for the full weekend pass. Riverside Park, 10451 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs.


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