March 21 - 23, 2014 @ Ft. Myers Beach, FL

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What a weekend… Thanks for Attending!

Mar 25th, 2014
GradyFest IV Group Photo

GradyFest IV was an amazing event this year! With over 300 attendees and 42 boats participating in the Raft-up…. it was quite the spectacle. Our Friday Night Docktails had an estimated 150+ people and music played past sunset along the water. Then on Saturday, we had a full day of events planned. We heard many people complimenting the speakers and the topics covered. Let us not forget the grand finale… 42 boats tied up in a continuous raft. Add to it the Grady’s helping direct traffic and carrying the photo crew and we had just shy of 50 Grady-White’s participating…

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To: Grady Fest Marina Registrants

Mar 17th, 2014

Hello all Grady Fest Marina Registrants, We’re looking forward to see you all on Friday and have the following info for your consideration: If you’re arriving through Big Carlos Pass at the south end of the island, please note that we’ve had some shoaling on the east side of the pass and there are a couple of new markers on station. Please be sure to honor the two red nuns and keep them to starboard. Fish Tale Marina now has a Kayak rental concession. If you add these to the already busy canal that feeds the marina, the canal can…

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Appetizer Delight Competition

Mar 17th, 2014

This year, the Fish-Tale Club decided to take the Dock-Tails Party to the next level. It will be held under the Big Tent so everyone can join in on the fun. So, whether you arrive by boat or on foot, plan to stay and enjoy the fun! Grady-White decided to add another element of fun by having an Appetizer Delight Competition. So, for all of you folks that love to cook and entertain, here’s your opportunity to show them what you can do! Appetizer Delight Competition

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Registration closes soon…

Mar 14th, 2014

Less than a week remains! We plan to shut down registration on Sunday afternoon. We will still accept Walk-in’s the day of the event, but for the sake of printing name badges and stuffing bags we need to have you locked in now. So please, if you plan to attend… have that filed before Sunday to ensure we have you registered! See you next week!

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Stuff to do in Southwest Florida

Mar 11th, 2014

Well Folks… 10 days to GradyFest 4 !!! For those coming from the Midwest and Great Lakes, get ready to trade in the snowstorms for some 74 degree sunshine! Those who are nearby and boating in to the marina… well get ready for some fun on the water! It’s Grady Fest and its almost here!!! We’ve added some information on the “Things to Do” page. Mostly Shopping destinations because we certainly have a lot of it here. The other big thing to do in Southwest Florida is well…… yup boating and beaches! So, we’ll save time from writing on that…

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