February 27, 2024






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  • Donate—Have you heard about the "Harkey Challenge"? Click here to read about the generous donation local residents Bill & Laurie Harkey have made to the Sanibel Community House and how you can step up and join in!

Thank you to everyone who has generously donated towards the "Harkey Challenge" to date. We are forever grateful!

Scroll down and mark your calendars. There is something for everyone.

We'll see you at the House real soon! Your Island Gathering Place since 1927.

Accommodations for the festival can be booked at these nearby hotels. Click on each hotel listed for details. Ask for the Shell Festival room rate!

Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa

17260 Harbour Pointe Drive

Fort Myers, Florida 33908

(239) 466-4000

Residence Inn Fort Myers Sanibel

20371 Summerlin Road

Fort Myers, Florida 33908

(239) 415-4150

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ft. Myers Sanibel Gateway

20091 Summerlin Road

Fort Myers, Florida 33908

(941) 282-5875

Funds raised by the 87th Sanibel Shell Festival contribute to the rebuilding of The Community House, a historic building that suffered significant damage from Hurricane Ian in September 2022. 

Click HERE for 2024 SCA Shell Festival Exhibitor Rules & Entry Form

87th Annual Sanibel Shell Festival

Call to Sponsors!

Click HERE to Become a Shell Festival Sponsor

Prefer to pay by check?

Please make checks payable to: Sanibel Community Association

Mail checks to:

Sanibel Community Association

Attn:Shell Festival Sponsorship

2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957

Click HERE for 2024 SCA Shell Festival Art Vendor Application

Save-the Date: Wednesday, March 13 at 7:00pm. Click Here to Reserve Your Spot.

Peek at the Unique is Back! Saturday, March 16. Click Here for Tickets.

Indoor Arts & Crafts Fair

Sunday, March 17 | 9:00am-2:00pm

Presented in partnership with:

Let's Play Bingo!

Wednesday, March 20 | 4:00-6:00 pm

Painting with Friends | Wednesdays from 12:30-3:30 pm

All painters are invited to join in as we paint with our friends. Bring your own supplies. New painters welcome. Donation $10. Register and pay at the door. Contact Jane Hudson for more information: janehudsonpainter@yahoo.com

Wednesdays from 12:30-3:30pm through April 24

Please visit our website for an up-to-date calendar of all

scheduled events by clicking HERE.

Line Dancing Classes - Fridays at 1pm!

Please visit our website for an up-to-date calendar of all

scheduled events by clicking HERE.

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