Music, dancing, beer, basketball, hockey and more!
Making weekend plans? Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Fort Myers:
Friday: Enjoy great sounds during a casual evening in the River District! Music Walk is free to Attend.
Kiss Me, I’m Irish Music Walk
Friday: Getting an early start on celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at the River District’s March Music Walk. Think green beer and everybody suddenly talking about how Irish they are. The Hot Flashz will be doing their “jig” in front of the Franklin Shops on First Street.
St.Patrick’s Day Block Party in the River District
Saturday: Shamrock and roll all day and night at the largest St. Patrick’s Day celebration in Southwest Florida. On March 17th, Downtown Fort Myers turns green at the annual “St. Patrick’s Day Downtown” event. The festivities will begin at 12 PM. They continue until 10 PM in the heart of the Fort Myers River District. Free to the public, the event promises fun for the entire family. Enjoy live music from The Echo, Iconic, The Electric Mud and MFYF. Enjoy food and drink specials, games for prizes, corn hole, and of course, plenty of cold beer.
FREE All-Star Basketball Game
Saturday: 3rd Annual Unity In The Community All-Star Charity Basketball Game, S.W.I.T.C.H.Foundation, The City of Ft Myers-S.T.A.R.S. Complex & God Is Good Charities Inc Presents Team Watkins Vs Team Kearse. TEAM WATKINS – Honorary Coach Mario Henderson, * Jaylen Watkins, * Emmitt Williams, * Javarris James, * Jermaine Church, * Kanvas, * Demetric Page, * B Fuller, * Richard Washington, * FMPD Officer Benetiz. TEAM KEARSE – Honorary Coach Frank Lini, * Jevon Kearse, * Patrick Ryan, * Ed Gant, * Curt Sheard, * Tucker Pollard, * Mason Carter, * Mike Jackson, * FMPD-Pal Officer Lamar Campbell. More to Be Announced. * Team Flight Brothers, Keynote Speaker Ronnie Tape & Victor Woods, Hosted by Rawstream. Halftime DunkContest. All Ages Family Event, limited seating. Get your advanced ticket to guarantee entree at EMPIRE BEAUTY SUPPLY on Cleveland Ave Ft. For INfo call Jay Green at 239-601-1310
2018 Guns N Hoses Hockey Game
Saturday: One ticket gets you two hockey games all in the name of charity!!! Come out and support your local police and firefighters as they go head-to-head for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and one of our own first responder families. Then stick around for your Florida Everblades as they battle the Orlando Solar Bears. Both teams will be playing for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. After the Everblades / Solar Bears game, there will be a charity auction of the Everblades game-worn jerseys! Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased through the MDA of Southwest Florida (239) 437-6900.