Saturday, September 23, 2017

germain arena

False reports are circulating claiming that Germain Arena is unsafe and unable to hold up in the face of Hurricane Irma. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office assures the 5,000 people inside the building that it is safe. A national media ...
a bull rider riding in a rodeo

By: Miguel Rodriguez(@Miguel_Rod0914) July is nearing its end and back to school mode is in full effect. While getting the kids ready to jump back into school can be tough, here are some things to do in Southwest Florida to ...
baylor looks for a pass in the gulf coast showcase title game against ohio state

Alexis Jones scored 20 points, and No. 5 Baylor won the Gulf Coast Showcase at Germain Arena on Sunday, 85-68 over No. 8 Ohio State, in a battle of top ten teams. The Buckeyes struggled to get much going inside, ...
fgcu basketball players huddle for a play

It was clear coming into this season that FGCU women’s basketball coach Karl Smesko was facing a rebuilding project, having lost eight seniors and four starters from a 33-win squad a season ago. Saturday showed just how far that team ...
gulf coast showcase

ESTERO – Germain Arena hosted the annual Gulf Coast Showcase this year, inviting NCAA veteran teams from around the country to competes in Southwest Florida. The three day event is home to some of the most competitive play of the ...
taylor gradinjan goes up for a layup

Tickets to the women’s basketball Gulf Coast Showcase in November are now on sale. The three-day event, which will include defending national runner-up Syracuse, two-time national champion Baylor, Ohio State and FGCU. The showcase will begin the day after Thanksgiving ...
Scenes from a Cirque Du Soleil's OVO show at Germain Arena.

Cirque Du Soleil recently made a pitstop in Southwest Florida. Their first trip back to Germain Arena in two years brought one of their most immersive touring shows yet with ‘Ovo’. The show is essentially a zoomed-in version of a minute ...
donald trump walking past I heart trump signs

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump brought his campaign to Southwest Florida on Monday, and to a delirious crowd of supporters awaiting him. Around 8,000 people filled Germain Arena, with many more outside watching on video screens. “We love Florida. This ...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at luncheon for the Economic Club of New York in New York, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is coming to Estero today for a campaign event at Germain Arena, in what is the first visit to Southwest Florida for a presidential or vice presidential candidate in eight years. The visit is expected ...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to the National Guard Association of the United States, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Baltimore.

A certain Republican presidential nominee is paying Southwest Florida a visit on Monday. Donald Trump will hold a campaign event at Germain Arena at 3 p.m. on Monday. Doors will open at 1 p.m. Tickets are available on Trump’s campaign ...
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