5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Oct 11-14)

 Comics, fall festivals, music, nature, pumpkins and more!

Making weekend plans?  Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Fort Myers:

Pumpkin Palooza Great Pumpkin Festival

Friday – Sunday:   Fleamasters Fleamarket in Fort Myers will be hosting their annual Pumpkin Palooza Great Pumpkin Festival! This event is 3 days of live music and family-friendly Halloween fall fun from 9 am-5 pm each day. Celebrate the fall harvest season and pick out a pumpkin from the Great Pumpkin Patch to decorate and take home, listen to live music and be sure to come and see the Whispering Pines Clydesdales.  Free admission and parking!


Ding Darling Days 2018

Friday – Sunday:   30th annual Ding Darling Days festival on Sanibel at the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge is filled with FREE, fun nature and art activities. Event goes from 9 am – 4 pm each day.  Visit www.dingdarlingdays.com for a full schedule.


Southern Fresh Farms Fall Festival

Saturday-Sunday:  It’s fall y’all! 👩🏼‍🌾👨‍🌾🎃🚜🍁 Every weekend for the month of October Southern Fresh Farms will be having their annual fall festival! Pumpkins, hayrides, food, vendors, face painting and petting farm. 🎃Pumpkins will be sold by size. 🎃 ADMISSION AND PARKING IS FREE*. 🚗Parking is limited. 😁 From 10 am – 4 pm every Saturday and Sunday in October.


Teen Rock the River: Battle of the Bands

Saturday:   This FREE, one-of-a-kind local Battle of the Bands competition gives teens the opportunity to perform their original work, live, onstage in front of hundreds of spectators, family and friends. The Battle of the Bands Final Competition for the top three bands will be from 5-7 pm at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center.


Comic Fest

Saturday:   The Lee County Library in downtown Fort Myers will be hosting Comic Fest from 12 – 4 pm. It features workshops, karaoke, life-sized games, puzzles, coloring, food trucks, vendors, selfie opportunities and a costume parade. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Fort Myers Library.  It is FREE to attend! No registration is required.