5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Jan 18-20)

Bacon, cars, laser lights, music, and more!

Making weekend plans?  Check out these 5 things to do this weekend in Fort Myers:

Kids’ Laser Lights Shows Kids’ Laser Lights Shows

Friday – Sunday: The kids’ laser shows at Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium feature two stories from the Legends of the Night Sky series, Perseus and Andromeda, and the Legend of Orion, alternating each day. Kids’ laser shows are slightly shorter than the regular adult shows and are only $5 per seat for both kids and adults. The kids’ laser shows run at 4 pm DAILY until January 27 and are not included in museum admission. Advanced purchase is not available for kids’ shows, tickets must be bought at the door. For more information visit: calusanature.org/laser-shows


Music Walk

Friday:  Enjoy great sounds during a casual evening in the Downtown Fort Myers River District! Music Walk is FREE to Attend.  Fun for the whole family!  Starts at 6 pm each month.  Music Walk is always the 3rd Friday of the month.


Bacon Jam Bacon Jam

Saturday: Bacon Jam is back! Occurring at Centennial Park, from 11:30 am – 6 pm, you’ll find a variety of creative bacon-based dishes from local restaurants and food trucks from chocolate covered bacon to bacon ice cream! Costs will vary from $3 and $7. Live music from local bands will be playing on the main stage all day. There will be unlimited children activities which include a rock wall, bounce houses, and crafts.
Admission is $10 for adults and children ages 3 years old and up. Free for children ages 2 and younger. *Well-behaved dogs are welcome. Pet owners, please be responsible and clean up after them.


Stangs vs Vettes Car Show

Saturday: 7th Annual Stang versus Vettes car show. Stop by Bell Tower Shops from 2 – 6 pm and join us for an even bigger and better show!!!! Last year we had over 300 cars registered. No club affiliation required to enter. $20 registration day of event. Trophies to the top Mustangs and Corvettes. $2,000 cash award to be split amongst the host clubs and non-host clubs attending with the most registered cars. Come for the show, shop, take in a movie and some great food! Show is FREE for those who want to check out the cars.

Patio Concert SeriesPatio Concert Series

Saturday: The Patio de Leon merchants present The Patio Concert Series and NexxLevel Band from Sarasota from 7 – 10 pm. Patio Concert Series is sponsored by The Indigo Room,  10 Twenty Five Downtown Fort Myers,  Cabos Cantina Taco & Tequila Bar,  Downtown House of Pizza,  The 86 Room,  Space 39 Art Bar & Martini Lounge,  Market Earth.  NeXXLevel is a high energy dance band that won’t let the party skip a beat! Entertaining the Southwest Florida area since 2011, they have been a staple in clubs From Tampa to Naples. FREE Shows are outdoor events and may be canceled due to weather. Follow this event for up-to-date information.