Spend Your Thanksgiving on Marco Island

If you’re looking for a vacation spot for Thanksgiving, Marco Island should be top on your list. This is a golf course retreat that people flock to with luxurious resorts, luscious green parks, and beautiful beaches. This year, curl up for a beach picnic with your family on a holiday retreat that you won’t forget.

Located not too far from the Florida Everglades, Marco Island is a major destination point that offers not only access to some of the most beautiful beaches in the area but also a variety of nature settings.

The warm tropical climate of Marco Island makes it very popular for those seeking a more comfortable vacation setting during the colder climates. If you are looking for an interesting place to spend your Thanksgiving, consider Marco Island. You can contact Remax Affinity Plus to learn more about Marco Island rentals with pools to get a jump start on your vacation lodging. 

Marco Island During November

One of the main reasons Marco Island is a popular destination for Thanksgiving travel is because of its beautiful, warm climate. While the rest of the country begins to feel the biting cold weather and snow, Marco Island basks in sunshine and warm, pleasant temperatures.

The average high temperature during the daytime in November in Marco Island is 82 degrees with an average low of 60 degrees. That’s not bad at all!

Just imagine yourself visiting one of the many beaches on Marco Island over your Thanksgiving holiday enjoying the sand, sun, and waves. Sounds like an excellent way to bring in the holiday season!

Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving

If you’re looking for Marco Island restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving Day, you are in luck. There are several restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving Day so that you can just sit back and enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal without all of the headache. JW Marriott on Marco Island hosts an annual Thanksgiving Dinner that you are sure to enjoy. They offer a buffet that includes the traditional Thanksgiving fare as well as fresh local seafood, food from the local garden, and even a special children’s buffet. JW Marriot also offers live entertainment while you enjoy Thanksgiving dinner. 

Another option for Thanksgiving dinner on Marco Island is Bistro Soleil. This is a very popular Thanksgiving option, so if you’re interested, you may want to make reservations early. Bistro Soleil offers a complete buffet that consists of starters such as lobster bisque and salads, entrees of traditional Thanksgiving fare such as roasted turkey with French green beans, sweet potatoes, cranberry relish and honey cornbread pecan dressing, as well as several other main entrees options such as black Virginia ham, New York Strip and Alaskan cod. The dinner ends with several dessert options to several pie and tart selections. 

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Thanksgiving 5K at Cambier Park

If you’re looking for a way to get in some exercise before you indulge in all of the delicious Thanksgiving food, consider running or walking in the annual Thanksgiving 5K at Cambier Park. Located in Naples, this early morning Thanksgiving 5K race starts at 7:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, giving you enough time to get some exercise in before gathering with family and friends. The course for this race will take you through downtown Naples, so you’ll get to enjoy lovely sights of the city while running. All pre-registered participants will receive a long-sleeved t-shirt. There will also be two free races for children’s and teen’s categories. After the race, it will be free pumpkin pie and apple cider for everyone! In the spirit of helping, canned goods and clothing items will be collected to support St. Matthew’s House. You can bring your canned goods with you along with the registration packet on the day of the race. 

Book Your Thanksgiving Rental

All of these fun events make for the perfect Thanksgiving vacation with the ones you love. Make sure you have adequate lodging accommodations for your Thanksgiving stay in Marco Island by contacting Remax Affinity Plus for vacation rentals on Marco Island