If you are interested in organizing and hosting your own event to benefit Gulf Coast Humane Society, please fill out the Third Party Event Proposal Form.
Recurring Monthly Events
Bell Tower Yappy Hour:
Second Friday of every month
Daniels Parkway & US 41
Bring your pooch to Bell Tower Shops for Yappy Hour, where you can meet adoptable dogs, sip on cold refreshments from the outdoor bar and listen to live music with your four-legged friend. Enjoy an evening of music and finish off the night at one of eight pet friendly restaurants throughout the center. This is a free event open to the public with proceeds from the event to benefit the Gulf Coast Humane Society.
Meet & Greets
PetSmart: Second Saturday of every month
Colonial Corners, 9371 6 Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33966
PetCo: Fourth Saturday of every month
The Forum, 9380 Dynasty Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33905
Have fun in nature and support
Gulf Coast Humane Society too!
Nature Tours and More are offering paddling experiences with 50% of the profits coming back to GCHS if you tell them we sent you. Click here for more information.
Save the Date
Vino's Picaso: Paint Your Pet
Saturday May 27, 3:30-6 p.m.
Have a fun time while helping Vino's Picasso FUNdraise for our furry friends at the Gulf Coast Humane Society!
After registering (link below) email us a clear headshot of your furry child to firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our talented artists will pre-sketch your canvas! We'll provide plenty of individualized, step-by-step instruction to help you create a quality rendition of your baby. We cannot guarantee sketches on photo submissions made 2 days before the event so don't wait!
NOTE: This is a FUN session that has been attended by novices for years. However, it does require a great attitude, too! Pour the vino!!!
Petco at the Forum
Saturday May 27, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
9380 Dynasty Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33905
Hogs for Dogs Poker Run
Saturday June 3
SOUTHWEST FLORIDA K-9 SEARCH UNIT'S 2ND ANNUAL "HOGS FOR DOGS" POKER RUN FUNDRAISER. The Southwest Florida 2nd Annual 'Hogs For Dogs" Poker Run Fundraising Event is Saturday June 3, Register at 9 a.m. and Kick Stands Up at 10 a.m.
The first stop will be at the Gulf Coast Humane Society, which will have vendors available to the riders.
Cash Prizes $500.00 Best Hand, $250 Bad Beat
Raffles, 50/50, Music, Food and Fun!
Pre-Register at: www.swflk9search.com
Visit our website for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/286479255131424/
Yappy Hour: Fathers Day Ugly Tie Contest
Friday, June 9, 6-8 p.m.
Join us Friday June 9, at Bell Tower Shops from 6-8 p.m.
This month we are celebrating Fathers Day with an Ugly Tie Contest! For a small donation, enter the contest for a chance to win a basket full of dog goodies!
Lowe's Hurricane Awareness Event
Saturday June 10, 10-2pm
1651 Ne Pine Island Road
Cape Coral, Fl. 33909
Bark on the Ark
Saturday, June 17, 8-11 a.m.
The Marina at Edison Ford, 2360 W First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901
“Pure Florida’s Fort Myers location will host their Bark on the Ark cruise from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 17. Guests will have the opportunity to bring their dogs aboard the M/V Edison Explorer for a sightseeing river cruise to Picnic Island, an island located between Sanibel and Pine Island that exhibits the natural beauty of Southwest Florida.Passengers can enjoy a peaceful cruise along the Caloosahatchee River followed by a playful time on the island, socializing with man’s best friend.
During the excursion, dogs and owners can run, swim and play catch while enjoying the sunshine, water, sand and fresh air. While Pure Florida cannot guarantee animal sightings in the wild, potential wildlife sightings include dolphins, eagles, manatee, native birds and more.
Water, Frisbees and dog treats are included for the canines. Soda, wine and beer will also be available for purchase. The M/V Edison Explorer departs from The Marina at Edison Ford, located at 2360 W. First St. in Fort Myers.
Office Depot Grand Opening
Thursday June 22, 1-4 pm
Office Depot Store 6724 8004 Mediterranean Dr Estero, FL 33928
Christian Life Fellowship Block Party
Saturday June 24, 12-3pm
Ida S. Baker High School, 3500 Agualinda Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33914
Petco at the Forum
Saturday June 24, 11 a.m - 3 p.m.
9380 Dynasty Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33905
Community Block Party Event
Saturday June 24, 12 p.m.- 3 p.m.
Ida Baker High School, 3500 Agualinda, Cape Coral
Systema Personal Protection Seminar Fundraiser
Saturday June 24, 5-8pm
Gulf Coast Humane Society, 2010 Arcadia Street, Fort Myers
1. BERKOOT IPA Providing discrete and effective Protective, Investigative and Self-Defense Training services for business and personal situations.
2. Systema Personal Protection provides the opportunity for you to learn and master the natural skills for protecting you and for protecting your loved ones!
3. YOUR LIFE – YOUR RESPONSIBILITY!!!
This Systema Personal Protection Seminar designed to give you the tools to recognize, prevent and avoid being a victim of a violent crime, protect your family potential threats and to give you peace of mind!
You will learn to conquer fear, neutralize threatening situations, and provide a more confident and worry-free life for yourself and your family. Additional benefits are a great awareness of the world around you and improvement in overall physical fitness and mental sharpness. Systema Personal Protection is designed for the average, everyday person and uses a minimal output of energy to achieve maximum results.
Be Aware...Be Prepared...Be Ready
DON’T MISS THIS SEMINAR!
The friend who gave this to you is giving you a gift. You will see it and experience it by the end of the seminar.
Chief Instructor: Alex Popeskou
Instructor: Anthony Rivera
From Ages 18 and up.
No previous experience required.
Limited spots available. Cost: $90 per person
Reserve your spot and pay
No Limit Texas Hold 'Em Poker Fundraiser
Saturday, June 24: 6:30 p.m. at Catch 22, 1400 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, 33907
A No Limit Texas Hold 'em Poker Fundraiser will benefit GCHS June 24, at Catch 22 in For Myers. There will be a $30 buy in starting stack, with 10K in chips. The tournament is sponsored by "All Heart Poker".
Limit is 27 players. Prizes include: First, $175...Second, $75...Third, $40.
Barks and Bubbles Wash-A-Thon
Sunday, June 25, 12-4 p.m.
15245 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33908
Come and get your dog spoiled with a bubble bath! The cost is $15 per dog and help support GCHS! (See flyer from above)