Events

  • Edison Festival Classic Car Show
    Sun, Feb 18th, 2018

    Hundreds of classic vehicles line Edwards Drive for a day of nostalgia and pride. Cruise in with your classic, browse others and meet the owners. At the same time, enjoy food, beverages, Crafts on the River. 10:00am-3:00pm Open to hot rods and classi..

  • Crafts on the River
    Sun, Feb 18th, 2018

    Centennial Park is transformed into a craft lovers dream with 100 exhibitors displaying their hand-crafts during the three-day Edison Festival event. The annual Crafts on the River is a non-juried event open to local and national artisans and crafter..

  • Meet Doc Anna: Petticoat Doctor of the Everglades
    Mon, Feb 19th, 2018

    On Monday, February 19 storyteller and Chautauqua Scholar Carrie Sue Ayvar will portray Dr. Anna Darrow, often known as simply “Doc Anner” to her patients. In 1909, only the second woman doctor in the state of Florida, Doc Anna was a pion..

  • Art & Poetry Networking Event at SBDAC
    Thu, Feb 22nd, 2018

    Gulf Coast Leisure presents Art & Poetry Networking Events, showcasing the best art and poetry Southwest Florida has to offer. Artwork of every media is represented as well as music, spoken word, poetry, and crafts. Network with like-minded peopl..

  • Namaste Music & Arts Festival
    Fri, Feb 23rd, 2018

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

  • Pet Walk
    Fri, Feb 23rd, 2018

    Pet Walk is back for the 2017-2018 year!  New location, same day, same time, same great fun! Now held at the Butterfly Estates, the Pet Walk remains every fourth Friday beginning at 6 pm.  Lot’s of great pet themed activities and a great plac..

  • Gulfshore Opera presents: Very Verdi Concert
    Fri, Feb 23rd, 2018

    Gulfshore Opera presents beautiful renditions of classic opera works throughout the season. Very Verdi will feature arias, duets and scenes from powerful moments in the famous Verdi operas. Visit http://www.gulfshoreopera.org/ for info. Friday, Fe..

  • A Land Remembered at the IMAG
    Fri, Feb 23rd, 2018

    Rick Smith Presents an Unforgettable Show: The Land Remembered.  Rick’s show combines his own quirky brand of humor and storytelling with videos, photos, music, and visual effects to bring the writer’s colorful life into focus in a fasc..

  • The Mersey Beatles at SBDAC
    Sat, Feb 24th, 2018

    This is not your ordinary Beatles’ tribute band! The world’s only All LIVERPOOL BORN Beatles’ tribute band was formerly the resident band for a decade at the world famous CAVERN CLUB, where the Beatles got their start. They have played 20 count..

  • Downtown Car Cruise-In
    Sun, Feb 25th, 2018

    From classic to cool, downtown streets are lined with the sight of these show cars on the fourth Sunday of the month from 12 noon – 4  pm. Music, food and more! Free to the public with many venues featuring additional specials. Show Cars:  ro..

  • Art Walk
    Fri, Mar 2nd, 2018

    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 performances. Free to the public with many venues featuring additional attractions and specials. 6-1..

  • Downtown Street Bazaar
    Sat, Mar 3rd, 2018

    We are having our first Seasonal Community Street Bazaar in Downtown Fort Myers. The street will be closed to traffic in front of the shoppe and there will be over 40 Vendors participating. Come join us for a day of shopping and find some great uniqu..

  • TGIM
    Mon, Mar 5th, 2018

    Join hosts Eric Raddatz and Melissa Dehaven on the first Monday of the month to enjoy Thank Goodness it’s Monday!  Come watch fresh indie short films and get a view of how we view submissions with local celebrity judges for our festival and ha..

  • Mystery Walk
    Fri, Mar 9th, 2018

    Join the Mystery every second Friday of the month in the River District from 6-8 pm.  Registration begins at First and Hendry Streets in front of Iberia Bank. Free to play, participants receive the first clue of the mystery location and scorecard! ..

  • Bike Night
    Sat, Mar 10th, 2018

    Six Bends Harley Davidson invites you to enjoy the sights of hundreds of motorcycles displayed along the downtown streets while listening to live bands from 6-10 pm. Free to the public with many venues featuring specials. Schedule: Saturday, November..

  • Music Walk
    Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

    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 & roll, many genres can be heard and vary each month. Free to the public with many venues featuring addi..

  • Namaste Music & Arts Festival
    Fri, Mar 16th, 2018

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

  • Silk Scarf Painting with Marie at Edison & Ford Winter Estates
    Sat, Mar 17th, 2018

    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 to create their own “one of a kind” scarf. The scarves can be worn as art pieces or use..

  • Art & Poetry Networking Event at SBDAC
    Thu, Mar 22nd, 2018

    Gulf Coast Leisure presents Art & Poetry Networking Events, showcasing the best art and poetry Southwest Florida has to offer. Artwork of every media is represented as well as music, spoken word, poetry, and crafts. Network with like-minded peopl..

  • Pet Walk
    Fri, Mar 23rd, 2018

    Pet Walk is back for the 2017-2018 year!  New location, same day, same time, same great fun! Now held at the Butterfly Estates, the Pet Walk remains every fourth Friday beginning at 6 pm.  Lot’s of great pet themed activities and a great plac..