Published: Jan 05, 2014 11:03 AM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. Local radio personality Gina Birch joined us in the studio to talk about what's happening around Southwest Florida today.

Bluegrass in the Theatre is taking place in Foulds Theater at the Alliance of the Arts in Fort Myers. Several groups performing: Southwind, Larry Wilson and Thunder Mountain Railroad and Swinging Bridge all this afternoon from 2-5 p.m. Admission is $7, or $5 for members.


The Estero Fine Arts show is at Miromar Outlet from 10-5 p.m. Artists are actually competing for cash and prizes so they are bringing out their best creations. There are also art demonstrations. Admission is free. Visit www.miromaroutlets.com for more information.


In Naples it's the Downtown Naples New Year's Art Fair. Free from 10-5 on beautiful 5th Avenue South. The street is closed but the shops and restaurants are open. And in Punta Gorda its the New Year's Weekend Arts and Craft Festival from 10-4, At The Charlotte Harbor Event Center. Parking is free but it costs $3 to check out the goods.