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  • Last Pet Walk of the Season this Friday; returning in October read more

  • Last Car Cruise-In of the Season this Saturday, returning in October read more

  • Fourth of July Vendor & Exhibitor Opportunities read more

  • Get DOWN WITH DOWNTOWN, RDA begins new campaign! read more

  • International Monumental Sculpture Exhibit by Colombian artist Edgardo Carmona comes to the streets of the historic Downtown Fort Myers River District! read more

  • Download the new River District App, directory to great businesses and events in the River District: read more

our merchants

Merchant Of The Month
  • Twisted Vine

    Twisted Vine Bistro located in downtown Fort Myers' historic river district, prides itself in an extraordinary dining experience. We offer only the freshest seafood, certified Angus Beef, and other local unique innovative entrees. We also feature an extensive boutique wine list, with over thirty wines by the glass. Twisted Vine Bistro grows our house herbs and spices in our courtyard garden! We have also partnered with Roots Heritage Urban Food Hub a non for profit organization locally growing our in-season produce for the freshest veggies around.

    2214 Bay Street | 239-226-1687 | www.twistedvinebistro.com

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  • Fri, May 27th, 2016
    Pet Walk

    Join the newest downtown event with Pet Walk! The pet friendly gathering will occur every fourth Friday of the month beginning at 6:00 pm at the Hendr..

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  • Sat, May 28th, 2016
    Car Cruise-In

    From classic to cool, downtown streets are lined with the sight of these show cars on the fourth Saturday of the month from 4-8 pm. Music, food, drink..

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  • Fri, Jun 3rd, 2016
    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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  • Fri, Jun 10th, 2016
    Mystery Walk

    Join the Mystery every second Friday of the month for a new experience in the River District! With a new theme each event, there’s always someth..

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