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Announcements

  • 3rd Annual Smoke on the Water Barbecue Competition & Music Festival read more

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

  • Florida Southwestern Buccaneers at City of Palms Park 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

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our merchants

Merchant Of The Month
  • The Nest

    Welcome to The Nest Home and Garden where you’ll find an ever-changing selection of unique, artsy and affordable accessories for your home and garden.

    2214 First Street | 239-226-1314 | www.thenesthomeandgarden.com

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  • Wed, Apr 27th, 2016
    Artists @ Work

    Experience artsts at work every Wednesday from 1 – 3 pm on the North Cornog Plaza, brought to you by the Alliance of the Arts. April 6: Yoga wit..

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  • Wed, Apr 27th, 2016
    FSW Buccaneers Baseball, Home Game

    Baseball Home Game: The River District is thrilled to have the Florida Southwestern Buccaneers as the home baseball and softball teams at the City of ..

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  • Thu, Apr 28th, 2016
    Downtown Farmers Market

    The Fort Myers Farmers Market, located underneath the Caloosahatchee Bridge in Centennial Park every Thursday year-round from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., is gro..

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  • Fri, Apr 29th, 2016
    3rd Annual Smoke on the Water Barbecue & Music Festival

    SBDAC will host barbecue cook teams from across the South to compete in the Smoke on the Water Barbecue Competition & Music Festival! This is a fr..

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