City of Sanibel News Release
News Release - For Immediate Release
June 23, 2017
City of Sanibel, FL
Contact: Sanibel City Manager's Office (239) 472-3700

Sanibel Island
Independence Day Activities for
July 4th, 2017

The following Special Events have been permitted by the City of Sanibel for Tuesday, July 4th, 2017:
7 a.m. - 9 a.m. - Free Pancake Breakfast  
Sanibel Community Church, 1740 Periwinkle Way
Info (239) 472-2684
9:30 a.m. - Independence Day Parade
"Preserving the Red, White, and Blue"
Parade Route begins at Tarpon Bay Road on Periwinkle Way to Casa Ybel Road.
Info (239) 246-2981
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. - July 4th Celebration at Jerry's
(After Parade) Jerry's Shopping Center, 1700 Periwinkle Way
Water slide, food, & refreshments. Info (239) 472-9300
12 p.m. San-Cap Optimist Club's 38th Annual Road Rally
Timbers Restaurant, 703 Tarpon Bay Road
Info (239) 472-0836
9:00 p.m. - Fireworks Display (Rain or Shine)
The City of Sanibel is sponsoring the fireworks display this year. Fireworks will be launched from the north end terminus of Bailey Road. Best viewing of the fireworks display is from the Sanibel Causeway Islands and the bayside of Sanibel.
Please click here to access the   Possession of Fireworks flyer.
The following retailers and shopping centers have obtained an annual Retail Holiday Sidewalk Sales permit and may be holding special sidewalk sales over the holiday:
  • Olde Sanibel Shoppes, 630 Tarpon Bay Road
  • Tahitian Gardens, 1975 Periwinkle Way
  • Village Shops, 2340 Periwinkle Way
  • Periwinkle Place, 2075 Periwinkle Way
  • Huxter's Liquors, 1201 Periwinkle Way
  • Gene's Books, 2365 Periwinkle Way
  • Sanibel Sea School, 455 Periwinkle Way
  • Heart of the Islands, 1616 Periwinkle Way
  • Eileen Fisher, Inc, 2055 Periwinkle Way
  • Whitney's Bait & Tackle, 1554 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Recreation Center - CLOSED on Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 
Click here for City of Sanibel Independence Day Operation Hours & Refuse Closing
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