Boats, festivals, movies, music, sand sculpting and more!
Making weekend plans? Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Fort Myers:
46th Annual Fort Myers Boat Show
Thursday – Sunday: The 46th Annual Fort Myers Boat Show is finally here! Open Thursday through Sunday, in the heart of the “River District,” starting at 10 am each day. Plenty of convenient parking less than a half mile from the show in the large grass lot next to Publix. Parking is just $5 and a free shuttle will bring attendees quickly to the show entrance. Admission is $12 per person, and children 15 and younger are free with a paid adult admission. Tickets can be pre-purchased online here: tickets.completeticketsolutions.com/FMBS/Online/seatSelect.asp
32nd Annual Sand Sculpting Championship
Friday through 25th: Join us on Fort Myers Beach for the 32nd Annual American Sandsculpting Championship and Beach Festival! This is the largest sand sculpting competition in the United States. This fun-filled event from 10 am – 5 pm each day includes World Class Master Sand Sculptors, as well as amateurs. Other highlights include Quick Sand Speed Sculpting, Sand Sculpting Demonstrations, a kids activity area, music and a vendor village. There will also be food and beverages available for purchase. Get your tickets now and save $1 on single tickets or $2 per ticket if you buy a package of 10 tickets! Regular price is $7 per ticket. Admission for kids age 4 and under is FREE.
Friday: Enjoy great sounds during a casual evening in the Downtown Fort Myers River District! Music Walk is FREE to Attend. Fun for the whole family! Starts at 6 pm each month.
Friday: Annual movie night at Jefferson Park, featuring Hotel Transylvania 3, brought to us by the City of Fort Myers! Pack your chairs, blankets & an appetite and join your neighbors for a fun time! Arrive early to secure your spot. The FREE movie starts at sundown! Joining us this year: BurgerQue, Rolling Raw Bar, and Southern Snoballs! Parking is limited, please try and carpool, walk or bike! Check back for additional information, including additional City movies/locations!
Fall Pet Fest
Saturday: Come on, Come all to the FREE annual Fall Pet Fest at Lee County Domestic Animal Services! From 9 am – 3 pm, area rescues and shelters will be on hand to showcase their adoptable pets, as well as pet related businesses and organizations. Find out about training, boarding, etc. for your own furry family member. Food, games, prizes and fun for everyone!
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