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our merchants

Merchant Of The Month
  • The Standard Restaurant

    With over fifty years combined experience in the food industry, brothers Chris and Doug Blauvelt introduce their latest culinary venture. Located in the heart of Downtown Ft. Myers, The Standard serves fresh home-cooked style dishes from our "made from scratch" kitchen. Our Executive Chef, Katlyn Johnson, brings her years of experience as well as her wonderful palate for strong, contrasting flavors to every dish served up to our guests.

    1520 Broadway | 239-219-6463 | www.thestandardftmyers.com

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  • Sun, Oct 22nd, 2017
    Car Cruise-In

    From classic to cool, downtown streets are lined with the sight of these show cars on the fourth Sunday of the month from 10 am – 2  pm. Music,..

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  • Sun, Oct 22nd, 2017
    Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    We have the perfect place to grab some food and a drink while the kids play, meet new friends, and have a great time! – Combination Bounce House..

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  • Wed, Oct 25th, 2017
    Dancing with the Arts

    USA Dance is offering this 8 week course in ballroom dancing! The course will focus on American Style Waltz, and is tailored to instruct beginning and..

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  • Thu, Oct 26th, 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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