Monthly Archives: June 2012

9th Annual Celebrity Chef Night at Rumrummers

Help us help local children battling cancer.

Thursday, August 23rd is the 9th Annual Rumrunners Celebrity Chef Night. This premier culinary event benefits Barbara’s Friends – The Children’s Hospital Cancer Fund.

Headlined by chefs from Rumrunners, M Waterfront Grill in Naples, Cru in Fort Myers, The Joint, and for the first-time this year Chef Ron Dupart – a Bravo TV “Top Chef” competitor who is the Executive Chef at Gulf Harbour.

Topping off the list of renowned chefs will be Chef Norman Love, a perennial favorite who displays his chocolate and provides a wonderfully appetizing dessert.

This evening of culinary delights will sell-out.

Now in its 9th year, the Rumrunners Celebrity Chef Night helps bring greater awareness to the children’s cancer program at The Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, and the impact these programs have on children and families in our Southwest Florida community.

This year’s event has some exciting features including a Mark Loren designed diamond ring champagne toast and a silent auction featuring hand-signed memorabilia from the worlds of sports and entertainment and trips and travel to some of the most desirable destinations and most popular events in the country. This year will also feature an energetic live auction filled with one-of-a-kind experiences.

Again this year we are offering a special rate of $125 per person if you confirm your reservations before July 15, 2012. After July 15 the price will increase to the rate of $150 per person. Reserve tables are available on a limited basis.

To make your reservation now and save $50 per couple or to reserve a private table please call 239-343-6950 between 8:30am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

For information on Cape Harbour Properties call Erik Elsea, Broker Associate with Jones & Co Realty 239-405-4063 or email:

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6th Annual Great American Picnic July 4th at Cape Harbour

Get an early start on your 4th of July celebration by getting

in the spirit of the holiday at the family favorite “Great American Picnic” Wednesday, July 4th from Noon – 3:30 pm at the Marina at Cape Harbour.

The event is a traditional Cape Coral birthday salute to the nation.  It begins with a patriotic acknowledgment to the troops accompanied by the Cape Coral VFW Post 8463 Color Guard.  Caira Everly will kick off the event singing the national anthem along with a medley of patriotic songs to get everyone in the spirit.  It is a family friendly day of activities for everyone featuring delicious foods, contests and live entertainment & music.


Again this year, the ever-popular “Best Patriotic Pet Contest” gets underway with our distinguished judge,

Lois Thome, WINK-TV news anchor.  Lois will take on the challenge of showcasing the adorable, sometimes comical and always entertaining pet contestants.  Medals will be awarded and the grand prize is a gift basket from the Cape Harbour Merchants.  There is no cost to enter.  Registration begins at 11:30 am and the contest starts at 1pm.

This is the 5th year that members of the non-profit Adopt-A-Troop Foundation will be raising money to support our military.  Be sure and write a personalized message on the large banner that will be sent to our heroes overseas.

Also on tap will be the traditional “Apple Pie Baking

Contest” hosted by Pignoli on the Harbour, as well as the “Banana Split Eating Contest” hosted by Run Agrounds premium coffee, pastry and gelato shop.  High Maintenance Salon & Spa and Divine Diva’s Boutique will adorn children and those young at heart with patriotic tattoos and firecracker ponytails.  There will be an arts and crafts area where kids can create “Thank You Cards” for our military. Kids can also create fun designs on bandanas for themselves or for the Troops.

Throughout the festival, Chris the DJ with “Juke Box Hero” will provide entertainment.  Our Farmers Market will be set up between the towers to help celebrate this special day.  The Hot Flashz dance team will give us a patriotic expo.  Jeff Santella’s Martial Arts University will have a demonstration by their Street Defense team.  There will be lot’s of action packed into this “Great American Picnic”!!!

Rumunners, The Joint and Run Agrounds will entice guests with several menu choices and Pignoli on the Harbour will be selling the customary 4th of July fare of hot dogs and hamburgers along with their daily menu.  Merchants along the Marina Promenade will have their doors open featuring red-hot holiday specials.  There are several new merchants in our promenade that are looking forward to meeting you!

For property information at Cape Harbour please contact Erik Elsea, Broker Associate, Jones & Co Realty 239-405-4063 or

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