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  • The Veranda featured in the culinary angle of a top interior design magazine Domino for Pan Seared Scallops with Spinach & Wild Mushroom Orzo read more

  • RDA Thrilled to be the 2017 Chrysalis Award Winner for Cultural Achievement by the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau and the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce! read more

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  • River District Farmers Market Moves to the Shade for Summer Months and Adds Healthy Living Programs read more



our merchants

Merchant Of The Month
  • The Dean

    The Historic Dean Building is located in the heart of the River District, just steps away from all that Downtown Fort Myers has to offer. This beautifully restored historic building captures the quaint charm of Fort Myers while offering the modern, industrial feel of exposed brick interiors and original fixtures. The Dean Building offers a variety of Rental Opportunities including: Residential, Commercial, Retail and Virtual Offices. We offer a true Executive Suite Center with an on-site Property Manager at the front desk to greet each guest! Call today for a free tour!!

    1415 Dean Street | 239-337-5677 | www.deanbuilding.com




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  • Thu, Jul 27th, 2017
    Downtown Farmers Market

    For the warmer summer months, the market will return to its former site under the U.S. 41 bridge at Centennial Park. Vendors begin setting up at 7 a.m..

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  • Fri, Jul 28th, 2017
    Sounds of Summer at SBDAC

    Sounds of Summer featuring Ries Brothers & The Freecoasters Friday, July 28th Doors: 7:30pm • Music: 8pm – 10:30pm • $5 All concerts will be..

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  • Thu, Aug 3rd, 2017
    Downtown Farmers Market

    For the warmer summer months, the market will return to its former site under the U.S. 41 bridge at Centennial Park. Vendors begin setting up at 7 a.m..

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  • Fri, Aug 4th, 2017
    Art Walk

    A must do in the River District social scene is the monthly Art Walk. Always on the First Friday, visit the many exciting galleries, exhibitions, and ..

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