• The RDA was formed by a group of downtown property owners, business owners and residents whose purpose was to assist in the revitalization of the historic downtown district...

    Read more
  • Sign up to get event notifications
  • Our members receive numerous benefits, assistance and promotion opportunities.

    join RDA


  • Download January Event Overview read more

  • Upcoming RDA Committee Meetings read more

  • City of Fort Myers hosts public workshop for Downtown/Gardner’s Park/Midtown redevelopment strategy read more

  • Looking for a different way to get around downtown? New this year is the Nickel Ride… read more

  • Downtown Parking Map 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

  • Experience the River District! read more

our merchants

Merchant Of The Month
  • City of Palms Realty

    With our experienced and knowledgeable team of agents, we promise to make every real estate transaction a positive experience. Our agents are there to serve your every real estate need! Don't go it alone. We're the best in the business--friendly and affordable--and waiting to help you today!

    2400 First Street, #303 | 239-313-7604 | www.coprealty.com

river district alliance events

  • weekly events
    this month
    next month
    All events
  • Fri, Jan 19th, 2018
    An Evening with the King at SBDAC

    Join SBDAC for a brand new retro records music series, Vinyl Vibes, featuring some of the best tribute and cover acts in the nation. An Evening with ..

    Learn more
  • Fri, Jan 19th, 2018
    Namaste Music & Arts Festival

    Music and arts event hosted by Namaste Music, Arts, Wellness, & Education, Inc. at the riverfront basin on Hendry Street. 8pm-12 Midnight.

    Learn more
  • Fri, Jan 19th, 2018
    Music Walk

    The River District comes alive on the third Friday of the month as local and regional musicians line the streets. From jazz and blues to rock & ro..

    Learn more

    Sanibel Captiva Community Bank

  • Sat, Jan 20th, 2018
    Silk Scarf Painting with Marie at Edison & Ford Winter Estates

    Third Saturday of each month, January through April, 9:30am – 2:30pm: Marie will teach a variety of techniques to inspire painters of all levels..

    Learn more