Fundraisers, fishing, football, bacon and more.
Making weekend plans? Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Fort Myers:
Downtown & Stilettos
Friday: Join us from 6 pm-9 pm for the Dress for Success SW Florida: Downtown & Stilettos event hosted at The Hotel Indigo Lobby Bar & Lounge. $10 admission at the door includes event, glass of wine, light hors d’oeuvres, access to raffle items and silent auction, and entertainment provided by DJ ISHHH. All proceeds go to Dress for Success SW Florida. A special thanks to all of the supporters that are donating their time and auction items to make this event a success!
Sportsman Fishing Show Expo
Saturday – Sunday: The Florida Sportsman Expo, in its 23rd year, will be staged at Lee County Civic Center like a three-ring circus for anglers, boaters and hunters. The expo will feature continuous seminar stages, casting ponds, children events, a hands-on rigging table, free fly- and net-casting lessons, the newest line-up of boats of all sizes and exhibits by Florida Fish and Wildlife. Admission: $8 per person, Children 12 and under with an adult is free! *Parking is $5
Fort Myers Bacon Jam
Saturday: Bacon Jam is back, brought to you by 94-5 The ARROW! Occurring at Centennial Park from 11:30 to sunset, you’ll find a variety of creative bacon-based dishes from local restaurants and food trucks from chocolate covered bacon to bacon ice cream! Costs will vary from $1 and $5. Live music from local bands will be playing on the main stage all day. Proceeds will benefit Caleb’s Crusade Against Childhood Cancer, a local organization which serves families affected by childhood cancer.
Osceola Ravens vs. Florida Stingrays football
Saturday: Due to an unforeseen circumstance with the opposing team, the Florida Stingrays will now have a home game on Saturday January 20th 2018. Single game tickets are $7 each or a season-ticket pass can be purchased for $25. Every ticket is a chance to win a Suzuki motorcycle from Sun Sports! Games starts at 6:30 pm and are played at the North Fort Myers Community Park.
VEGAN Food Truck Rally!
Saturday: Millennial Brewing is bringing in the best VEGAN food trucks in SWFL for a night built around vegans who love to EAT! Live music, craft beer, cider, wine and cocktails are on the menu as well for the evening. Please be sure to share and tag your vegan friends and publish this in groups that would love to come out and enjoy!