Monthly Archives: December 2011

Discounts Available for Coconut Point Artists!


Attention Coconut Point Artists! TGI Fridays, Subway & Hemingway’s will have special discounts for those who are participating in the show!

TGI Fridays at Coconut Point will be offering a discount to any guest who comes in to dine with them and mentions that they are an art festival participant.

The discount is $5 off a food purchase (and non alchoholic beverage) of $20 or more for dine in guests only (applicable in the bar area and the dining room).

Delivery is also available from 11am-9:00pm for vendors and stores in Coconut Point. For delivery orders, we will include a complimentary soda.

For New Years Eve, they will also be throwing a party. The party starts at 3:00pm and will continue straight through until close. They will have 1/2 priced appetizers and drink specials in the bar only. The first 12 designated drivers will receive 2 free regular redbulls. Also, they will have party hats, tiaras, and streamers. 

Also, Subway is offering a $2 six inch meatball sub. Also, there are eight different kinds of foot-long subs that are $5 everyday!

Hemingway’s is offering a 4-course dinner on New Year’s Eve for $38.95 per person. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity! This would be perfect after a long day at the art festival.

Coconut Point Art Festival : 2010

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Keep Lee County Beautiful Joins Coconut Point New Year’s Weekend Art Festival


Howard Alan Events is proud to announce that Keep Lee County Beautiful will join us again at the Coconut Point Art Festival THIS WEEKEND!

Keep Lee County Beautiful is a local non-profit environmental education organization compromised of business leaders, municipalities and volunteers from all walks of life serving to provide a pathway to a cleaner environment in the community at large.

The Mission of Keep Lee County Beautiful is to protect the environment and improve the quality of life in Lee County by providing public education using mass communications and grassroots activities. This will result in understanding and action by individuals, businesses, civic, environmental and governmental organizations to protect the air, water and natural resources of our county.

As a reminder, the art festival is FREE admission to all patrons! The show times are Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm.

We look forward to seeing YOU at the show this weekend.

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Coconut Point New Year’s Weekend Art Festival (December 31st & January 1st, 2012)


This weekend (December 31st & January 1st, 2012), Howard Alan Events is proud to present Coconut Point New Year’s Weekend Art Festival in Estero, Florida.

The Coconut Point New Years Weekend Art Festival will transform the parking fields of Coconut Point into an outdoor gallery style art show.  Spacious aisles allow art enthusiasts to explore the exhibits and interact with the artists who will be present for the duration of the show. The artists have been juried by an independent panel of expert judges, and hand-selected from hundreds of applicants based on quality and diversity ensuring a variety of original and handmade art with wide appeal. 

Times are Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. Admission is free and open to the public. The navigational address is: 23130 Fashion Drive, Estero, FL 33928.

Here are a few artists you will be able to meet at the show this weekend:

Ira & Sue Lances : Fiber

First, we would like to introduce to you Ira & Sue Lances. Ira & Sue of Staten Island New York began making wearables back in 1980 in NYC. As the items became more artsy, Ira & Sue felt the need to start selling their one-of-a-kind jackets and scarves at various Arts & Craft shows throughout the country. You can view more of their fantastic wearable art HERE.

David Berger : Oils

Next, we would like to introduce to you David Berger. David has been working in oil for nearly two decades concentrating primarily on creating exquisite and timeless still life paintings, which has made him an award winning artist. His work is collected throughout the world by corporate and private collections. He is considered to be one of the top still life painters in the United States. You can view his flawless work HERE.

Maria Reyes-Jones : Paintings

Last, we would like to introduce to you Maria Reyes-Jones. Maria is an exceptional artist whose work is well known across the United States. Her work has been chosen many times by Howard Alan Events to be used as a poster for certain art fairs. We are proud to have her in the show this weekend! If you would like to see more of her work – click HERE.

You will be able to meet these artists mentioned above along with over 150 other artists from around the country. There is no better way to spend your New Year’s Weekend than at THIS art festival. We look forward to seeing YOU there!

If you have questions about this show, you can contact us at 561-746-6615 or

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Ring in the New Year with Coconut Point New Year’s Weekend Art Festival!


As you may know, the Coconut Point New Year’s Weekend Art Festival is quickly approaching us! It’s hard to believe that 2012 is roughly a week away.

Ring in the New Year in style by spending it at an Art Festival! You can bring your family and friends – and best of all: it’s FREE admission!

The Examiner wrote a beautiful article about the Coconut Point Art Festival – and we wanted to share it with you! You can read the entire article HERE.

Coconut Point Art Festival

We look forward to seeing YOU at the art festival!

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Upcoming Howard Alan Events Promotions


We have several promotions coming up in February and March. Make sure you don’t miss out –

For the 6th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival on February 11th & 12th, 2012 – Howard Alan Events will draw 40 of its participating artists at random to receive $100 each in gas card prize money! (CONTEST ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible to receive gas card winnings artists must have applied for the show at least 3 months prior to the show date with a minimum $50 deposit down as well as be present at the show on February 11th & 12th, 2012.) Unfortunately, this show is currently closed, but we are accepting for the wait list!

For the 24th Annual Las Olas Art Fair Part II on March 3rd & 4th, 2012 – Howard Alan Events has teamed up with to present to you “Leap To Las Olas Art Fair“. For those who enter the contest, they have a chance to win:

*Two-night weekend stay at the Riverside Hotel for March 2-4, 2012, with free parking and a Kilwins Specialty Basket

*Artwork by Kevin Kichar, valued $700

*2 Framed Las Olas Art Fair posters, provided by Howard Alan Events, valued at $200

*Dinner for two at YOLO restaurant, valued at $100

*Las Olas Wine Cafe gift card, valued $100

*American Express gift card, valued $100

Sponsors of the Sweepstakes!

We are looking forward to an exciting start of 2012! What do you think of these promotions?

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