Pure Florida to offer Independence Day firework cruises July 4

Pure Florida will celebrate the Fourth of July with Independence Day firework cruises on July 4, from 7:15 to 10:15 p.m., cruising from its Fort Myers location. Offering passengers a unique way to celebrate Independence Day in Southwest Florida, aboard the vessels, guests are invited to watch the sunset and a stunning fireworks show, while enjoying the natural beauty of Southwest Florida and observing the wildlife native to the region. While Pure Florida cannot guarantee animal sightings in the wild, the captain will alert passengers to wildlife such as dolphins, eagles, manatee, native birds and more.

Departing from Pure Florida’s Fort Myers location, guests can enjoy the sights along the Caloosahatchee River at sunset aboard the M/V Edison Explorer as the knowledgeable Coast Guard-certified captain offers a historical narration of local waterways and the environment. The cruise will feature American-inspired light appetizers and desserts, and will stop to enjoy a fireworks show from downtown Fort Myers. Tickets for the Fort Myers cruise are available for $65 per person. Guests receive a voucher for one complimentary beverage and access to the light fare and desserts. Additional drinks will be available for purchase onboard.

The M/V Edison Explorer departs from The Marina at Edison Ford, located at 2360 W. First St. in Fort Myers. Reservations are required. For more information on Pure Florida and to register for the Independence Day fireworks cruises, call Pure Florida’s Fort Myers location at 239-919-2965 or visit www.PureFL.com.