5 Things to Do this Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend?   Here are 5 things you might want to do:


Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday:  Ahoy Mateys! Join landlubbing families and pirates from across the country for three days of swashbuckling fun at the 12th Annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival. This family-friendly event features a pirate bazaar, themed live music and performances, exhilarating live ship battles, children’s activities and the jolly Pub Quest (21+ event). Pirates and landlubbers both young and old are sure to walk away with memories to treasure. Come dressed your pirate best and be sure to enter the costume contests. Kids and adults are separate times.  Friday, October 6th: 5pm-10pm; Saturday, October 7th: 10am-9pm; Sunday, October 8th: 10am-5pm

Art Walk

Friday:  Enjoy the art galleries and sights of the downtown River District every first Friday from 6 – 9 pm. Great galleries, vendors, and always a good time in the River District!

SWFL Critical Mass — The IRMAgeddon Ride

Friday: We’re not going to let a little hurricane get us down! LET’S RIDE! We need some bike time, and riding the streets with our friends is the answer. We start massing at 7:30 and roll at 8:00. Come join us! Meet at 2160 McGregor Blvd, in the Publix parking lot.  This is family friendly and FREE!  Critical Mass Ft Myers rides the first Friday of every month. 

Fall Festival at the Farm

Saturday:  Southern Fresh Farms, at 8500 Penzance Blvd in Ft Myers, will be hosting their annual Fall Festival! There will be hayrides, a petting zoo with the original farm animals, vendors, photo opportunities, music and a pumpkin patch! This festival will occur every Saturday and Sunday in October. The last 2 weekends will have a Haunted Hayride for ages 13 and older only! From 9am-5pm, Free admission, and parking! $3 for Hayride 

Mother and Son Intergalactic Breakfast

Saturday:  Moms, here’s your chance for a special morning for you and your sons. The dining room at Chick-Fil-A @ Cypress Lake will be transformed, they provide tableside service, and you create a lightsaber craft and spend some one on one time with your little one. And costumes are always welcome! RESERVATION is REQUIRED -seating is limited. Call 239-433-9030 to reserve your seat at Chick-Fil-A @ Cypress Lake, 13610 S Tamiami Trl, from 8:30-11 am.