Event Planning Behind the Scenes

DATE: June 29, 2018

Our “dream team” wedding duo, Catering Sales Managers Ashley and Tracy, took a few minutes out of their busy event planning schedules to share trends, tips and their most memorable event moments. Ashley and Tracy have a wealth of wedding knowledge from their combined 20+ years’ experience. Enjoy! Q: What’s your favorite type of event to plan and why?   [...]

International Museum Day on Sanibel

DATE: May 18, 2018

Happy International Museum Day! To celebrate this educational day, we thought we’d share some of the best museums and attractions you can explore near Sanibel. Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum Located right on Sanibel Island, this shrine to all things shell is a perfect museum option for kids and adults alike. See some of the rarest shell specimens and get up close [...]

Vacation To-Do List

DATE: May 10, 2018

School is almost out and that means summer vacation is just around the corner! For all of you planning to visit Sanibel and Sundial this summer, we have come up with the perfect checklist to make sure you’ve packed plenty of fun into your adventure. Sundial Vacation Checklist: Spend a morning shelling. Sanibel Island is one of the best places [...]

Turtle Season 2018 is Here

DATE: April 30, 2018

Sea Turtle nesting season officially begins May 1 and continues through the end of October. The season hasn’t even officially begun and the first nest of the season has already sprung up. The Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation (SSCF) discovered a Kemp’s Ridley nesting site earlier this month. The Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle is the smallest and most endangered sea turtle in [...]

Earth Day on Sanibel Island

DATE: April 20, 2018

Happy Earth Day! Here on Sanibel Island, experiencing, enjoying and protecting all that nature has to offer is very important to us. As many people know, 2/3 of Sanibel Island is dedicated preserve and refuge land.   However, protecting the island’s most native inhabitants isn’t just limited to the refuge lands. Learn more about some of the great organizations that help [...]

Tracy and Keith Tie the Knot at Sundial

DATE: April 19, 2018

Tracy and Keith chose Sundial for their super fun and intimate island wedding. We were so pleased to play host to this lovely couple and their friends and family. We wish you many happy years together! Relationship: Where are you from? We’re both originally from the Milwaukee, WI area and currently living about 40 minutes west of Milwaukee in Lake [...]