Downtown Naples Florida is the heart and soul of Collier County in beautiful Southwest Florida. It is generally and affectionately referred to as “Old Naples” and includes The Pier, Third Street, 5th Avenue, Naples City Dock at Crayton Cove, Tin City and Cambier Park.
For shopping and fine dining, Third Street and 5th Avenue are hard to beat. Enjoy the beautiful weather while you stroll through town and browse in unique shops and galleries. 5th Avenue is also home to Sugden Community Theatre. Many residents have dinner at one of the great downtown restaurants and then treat themselves to a show.
The 5th Avenue South and Third Street areas feature many “fun for all” events such as the Annual Christmas Walk & Tree Lighting Ceremony.
This very popular event will be held December 1, 2011 from 5:00 to 9:30pm.
Another event that is very popular with visitors and residents is Evening on Fifth. This features live entertainment and it is great fun! Plan your evening around this on November 10th and 25th, and December 8th, 15th and 22nd. Enjoy music from 6:30 to 9:30pm.
Close by is the Naples City Dock where you will see exquisite yachts, charter fishing boats, dolphins, manatee, pelicans and more.
Cambier Park is located on 6th Avenue South. You will frequently listen to great music filling the air from the state-of-the-arts Band Shell surrounded by large picturesque banyan trees.
Read about the Naples Jazz Orchestra and their performances in this beautiful park setting.
You will find the Naples Municipal Beach and Pier at 12th Avenue South.
It is one of the most photographed sites in Naples.
Take a leisurely walk out for fabulous views of the Gulf of Mexico, the beach area, and the many fishermen that populate the Pier daily.