WGCU Events

Check back often to find out about our latest WGCU event. Our events are designed to inspire, inform, educate, connect and entertain.

Ancient Land of Mysteries: Peru 2016

Jul 24, 2015

Explore Your World - Explore Peru with WGCU
October 08-17, 2016 
with Optional 3-Night Peruvian Amazon Post Tour Extension

$4649 per person, double occupancy

Highlights: Lima, SanFrancisco Monastery, Cuzco, Sacred Vallye of the Incas, Pisac Market, Ollantaytambo Ruins, Machu Picchu, Culinary Demonstration, Lake Titicaca, Uros Floating Islands

Includes: 10 Days, 14 meals, Airfaire from Miami, Air taxes, fees/surcharges, hotel transfers, membership to WGCU Public Media

Cleese and Idle are bringing their Brit Wit to Southwest Florida and WGCU has tickets.

Saturday, October 3 7:30pm  -
Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall

Donate $150 to WGCU for 2 Tickets 

Secure what's left of the available seats at 800-809-9428 or wgcu.org. (Find other related thank you gifts at wgcu.org, as well.)

"Yes, most of the shows are in Florida. Yes, this is a deliberate ploy by John & Eric to score a free vacation. Yes, they're perfectly okay with you knowing that. England is very dreary come October," say the promoters.

Join WGCU & David Perlmutter, MD for an enlightening and healthy lunch

Friday, February 19, 11:30am  - Naples Grande Beach Resort

Learn how to be a healthier you from Naples' own Dr. David Perlmutter and support public media in Southwest Florida.

$120 Secures one seat for lunch
$150 Secures lunch & a Meet& Greet -limited availability
$1000 Secures a table for 10

888-809-9809 or wgcu.org

Learn more about Dr. Perlmutter....

Back by Popular Demand!
April 9, 2016  -  Alico Arena at FGCU

A $120 donation to WGCU allows you to bring 3 items for appraisal by local and regional appraisers. Choose between the morning or afternoon session.

A $150 donation secures you early, exclusive access to either session.

Secure your ticket at 888-809-9809 or wgcu.org.

Appraisers giving their time (so far!):
David Carlton Eldridge, Eldridge Appraisals
Michael Logan ISA CAPP
Tanya Logan
David Medeiros, Quality Stamps
Colin Strong, Colin Strong Antiques
Donna Tribbey, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
Kristin Vaugh, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

The World's True Global Artist is returning to Southwest Florida. Support WGCU and see him live!

Monday, February 8, 2016  -  Artis Naples

$360 per pair of tickets, includes membership to WGCU Public Media.

Secure your seats at 800-809-94258 or wgcu.org.

Explore your World  - Explore Iceland with WGCU

August 11 - 19, 2016

$5099 per person (double occupancy)

Highlights: Reykjavik, the Golden Circle, Thingvellir National Park, Snaefellsnes Peninsula, a Puffin Cruise. and the Blue Lagoon.

Included: 9 Days  - 10 Meals - Airfare from RSW - Air Taxes/Fee/Surcharges- Hotel Transfers - Membership to WGCU Public Media.

You've seen him on PBS, now see him perform live in the WGCU Studios.

February 13, 2016 • 2pm Matinee • 7:30 pm Evening

$160 donation to WGCU for 2 tickets to this unique event, which includes a meet & greet after the performance!

Ethan Bortnick and his band will perform for an exclusive audience in the television production studios of WGCU Public Media (on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers.) Choose from a matinee or an evening performance, then meet Ethan, his band and his family members afterwards.

Fans of Masterpiece can support WGCU and travel back in time to France and England...  

Tour the splendor of Paris, the beauty along the Seine and the history of Normandy via a Viking longship. Then cross the channel to England to visit scenes from your favorite PBS Masterpiece programs, including a private reception at Highclere Castle, where Downton Abbey is filmed.

Plan your trip for May 3- 14, 2016, more...