5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (April 25 – 28)

BBQ, cars, kids, music, trucks and more!

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

Smoke on the Water Barbecue Competition & Music Festival

Friday – Saturday: The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center will host barbecue cook teams from across the South to compete in the Smoke on the Water Barbecue Competition & Music Festival 2019! This 2-day family event is sure to bring an authentic experience of craft barbecue, beer, and bands done right. Only $1 per person entry! Friday 6 – 10 pm, and Saturday 11 am – 10 pm.


Coconut Point Concert Series

Friday: Get ready to rock out with The 2019 Coconut Point Concert Series! On select Fridays, Coconut Point will be featuring live music concerts on the lawn by Florida Blue. Enjoy an evening of live music for the entire family. Food and drinks can be purchased from event vendors and local restaurants at Coconut Point. FREE and open to the public! For more information, call the mall management office at 239-992-9966. *Coolers and outside drinks are not permitted within the event area. The fun starts at 6 pm!


Safe Kids Southwest FloridaSafe Kids Southwest Florida

Saturday: Safe Kids Day is an opportunity to raise awareness and resources to celebrate kids, prevent injuries, and save lives. We’d love to have you at our FREE event.


3rd Annual Touch-a-Truck Fort Myers

Saturday: Pediatric Dentistry of Florida is hosting the third annual family-friendly Touch-a-Truck from 11 am to 2 pm. This FREE interactive experience creates a safe place for children to learn about work vehicles in their community. Touch-a-Truck is a hands-on experience where children will be able to learn about their favorite trucks and vehicles, plus interact with those who drive them. Other activities include trackless train rides, pony rides, and face painting, photo booth, costume character meet & greet, and food trucks. Please bring can food donations benefiting the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida for entry.


Downtown Car Cruise InDowntown Car Cruise-In

Sunday: 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 for the Downtown Car Cruise-In. Music, food and more! Family friendly and FREE to the public with many venues featuring additional specials.