Score summer’s end fun and kids’ soccer dreams at Cape Harbour

The dog days are almost over, but the fun is heating up at Cape Harbour Marina, with a free Say Goodbye to Summer Party at Fathoms Restaurant & Bar from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23. It’s a good time for a good cause, with fun activities and specials to support Florida Gulf Coast Dutch Lions FC Youth Academy and Training School for kids who dream of playing professional soccer one day. 
 
Enjoy two thrilling water slides for a $5 unlimited pass. Other fundraising activities to support youth soccer include a corn hole tournament for prizes for first, second and third place, with a $50 entry fee per team. Show off your moves in a soccer ball juggling competition for great prizes for $5. More than a dozen great prizes will be raffled off, with tickets for $1 each. All evening long, enjoy live music by local band Remedy and a special happy hour menu, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit kids’ tournaments through the Dutch Lions.
 
Just in time to fuel your end-of-summer fun, The French Press announces a new partnership with Java D’Oro Gourmet Coffee Roasters, and is now serving only USDA organic coffees. In celebration of National Coffee Day at the end of the month, customers are invited to enjoy a complimentary small organic brew coffee with the purchase of a select Norman Love pastry all through September. 
 
The end of summer means the beginning of plenty of autumn fun. Get ready to celebrate Oktoberfest at Fathoms through the weekend of Oct. 14 – 15. The second Designer Purse Bingo event benefits Lee Memorial Health System Breast Cancer Awareness on Oct. 6. In addition, specials are planned throughout October in observance of National Pizza Month.
 
With decades of experience, Hoffman Group Holdings LLC is a hospitality company that owns Fathoms Restaurant & Bar and The French Press at Cape Harbour Marina. With the creation of Black Salt, acclaimed French chefs Fabrice Deletrain and Benjamin Voisin offer their engaging personalities, creative synergy and unique artistry to elevate every occasion.
 
The mission of HGH is to continue to grow as one of the most competitive and performance driven companies, with respect and support to the Cape Coral and Southwest Florida community. Timothy and Meredith Hoffman, in partnership with Chef Benjamin Voisin and Valeria Zanella Voisin, are the leading minds behind a group of highly acclaimed eating establishments. Timothy and Meredith own also Montpelier Plantation & Beach, a Relais & Chateaux property in Nevis, West Indies.