Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24
Bank on free admission to happy hour yoga every Thursday at Botanical Brewing Company in Cape Coral when you purchase a kava drink (the trendy alcohol-alternative beverage is touted for its stress-reducing effects) or any other plant-infused brew. Plan to stick around after class every other week, when vegan chef and yoga instructor Lisa Brown serves a plant-based meal. Free with drink purchase.
Take things at your own pace during the 11th Annual Strides for Education 5K at Florida SouthWestern State College’s Fort Myers campus. All proceeds fund scholarship programs for local students. $30
Learn to lead a plant-based, eco-friendly lifestyle during the 2022 SWFL Veg Fest at Farmer Mike’s U Pick in Bonita Springs. Presenters include experts from local nonprofits and keynote speakers, like bestselling authors of plant-based lifestyle books Dr. Will Tuttle and Dr. Thomas Campbell (a Cornell professor of nutritional biochemistry). Free
On third Tuesdays, learn about the 60,000-acre Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW) and its vital role in replenishing the region’s water sources during a 1.7-mile walking tour of the CREW Cypress Dome Trails. $5
Join more than a thousand runners in the downtown Fort Myers River District for the Edison Festival of Light 5K, which supports nonprofits that promote the city’s arts, culture and history. A BibTag time-tracking system keeps you springing toward the finish line. Adults from $30; kids from $15