halloween

Pure Florida is kicking off the Halloween weekend with a Halloween Science Cruise featuring spooktacular science experiments in Naples and Fort Myers at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29. The Halloween Science Cruise is free to children with paid adult admission as part of Pure Florida’s Kids Cruise Free Program. In addition to the themed science cruise, Pure Florida will also offer children free Halloween candy aboard any Pure Florida cruise Oct. 28-31. Children are welcome to cruise in their spookiest or silliest costumes.

Guests aboard Pure Florida’s Halloween Science Cruises in Naples or Fort Myers will have fun with spooktacular science experiments including slime, exploding liquids, making fog, boo bubbles and more. Guests cruising from Pure Florida’s Naples location will travel along the Gordon River aboard the M/V Double Sunshine with Glen Beitmen of “Super Science & Amazing Art.” Guests visiting Pure Florida’s Fort Myers location will cruise along the Caloosahatchee River aboard the M/V Edison Explorer with Marina Hurt of Pure Florida’s Pure Education team. When the experimenting is done, families can enjoy sightseeing along Southwest Florida’s beautiful waterways. Guests are invited to post pictures to social media using hashtag #GoPureFL for a chance to receive a $100 gift certificate to Pure Florida for additional fun on the water.

Cruise admission at Pure Florida’s Naples location is $35 for adults with free child admission with every paid adult. Additional child admission is $17.50. Pure Florida’s Fort Myers location’s cruise admission is $32 for adults with free child admission with every paid adult. Additional child admission is $16.

While Pure Florida cannot guarantee animal sightings in the wild, potential wildlife sightings include dolphins, eagles, manatee, native birds and more. The M/V Double Sunshine departs from the historic Tin City, located at 1200 Fifth Ave. S. in Naples and the M/V Edison Explorer departs from The Marina at Edison Ford, located at 2360 W. First St. in Fort Myers. Reservations are required. For more information on Pure Florida, or to register for a Halloween cruise, call Pure Florida’s Naples location at 239-263-4949, its Fort Myers location at 239-919-2965 or visit www.PureFL.com.

About Pure Florida

In 2009, father-and-son duo Captains Lance and Harry Julian acquired the Naples-based Double Sunshine and Lady Brett fishing vessel, and have grown the company to include 19 vessels and two locations providing a variety of unique eco-excursions for its visitors that incorporate maritime history, tourism, sightseeing and entertainment. With locations in Naples and Fort Myers, the water attraction company offers sunset and specialty cruises as well as boat and Jet Ski rentals, fishing charters, group events and educational field trips for schools and students. In addition to Pure Florida, the founders are also partners in Marine Team International and Pure Image Productions, providing professional marine consulting, television and video production and photography services. With a long history in maritime productions, Lance and Harry Julian have helped to create some of the most memorable water scenes in film production, with credits including “Titanic” and “Waterworld,” and television credits such as the reality show, “Survivor.” As the fourth and fifth generation working within the maritime industry, Lance and Harry Julian enjoy sharing their passion and expertise with fellow adventurers in the Southwest Florida area. For more information, visit www.PureFL.com or call its Naples location at 239-263-4949 or its Fort Myers location at 239-919-2965.