5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Aug 23 – 25)

Food, hunting, music, tastings, water safety and more!

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

Free Tasting Event 

Friday: Join Wicked Dolphin Distillery at this FREE tasting event from 4 – 7 pm at Total Wine & More! The award-winning rum is handcrafted and distilled right here in Southwest Florida using locally sourced ingredients. Cheers!

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Italian Food Festival

Friday: Celebrate Italian food the way it should be celebrated at Millennial Brewing with the Italian Food Festival from 5 – 10 pm! Delicious homemade Italian noodle dishes and pasta, pizzas, Italian desserts and everything in between! Special beer release! Admission is FREE.

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Singer-Songwriter Competition

Friday: The Third Annual Summer Singer-Songwriter Competition closes out the series. Experience an evening of original music from local and national competitors. See performers play for a chance to win prizes and a spot at the Island Hopper Songwriter Fest! The competition focuses on original musicians in the singer-songwriter genre. Join The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center for the final performance of the Summer series, and support local, original music! College students get 2 for 1 tickets with a valid student ID. Present your student ID at the box office. Doors open at 7:30 pm with performances at 8 pm. Ticket price is $5 at the door. SBDAC is located at 2301 First St. in the historic downtown Fort Myers River District. For more info, visit www.sbdac.com

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Water Safety Course for Kids

Saturday: Join Lee County Sheriff’s Office in the Outreach Center at Miromar Outlets to learn about the environment and water safety! To RSVP for this event email jjackson@sheriffleefl.org or by phone at (239) 676-7971.

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Free Kids Fall Hunting Weekend

Saturday – Sunday: Bass Pro Shop welcomes everyone for the FREE Kids Fall Hunting Weekend. Saturday from 12 PM – 5 PM. come out for the FREE S.A.F.E. Archery Range Kid’s Challenge (part of the punch card to receive a free bear tin.) FREE Photo Download Opportunity with our Fun Photo Background (part of the punch card to receive a free bear tin.) FREE Fall Bear Crafts. At 2 PM is the FREE Kid’s Archery Workshop (First 50 kids to attend the workshop will receive a free color-changing bottle.) On Sunday, enjoy from 12 PM – 4 PM the FREE S.A.F.E. Archery Range Kid’s Challenge (part of the punch card to receive a free raccoon tin.) FREE Photo Download Opportunity with our Fun Photo Background (part of the punch card to receive a free raccoon tin.) FREE Fall Bear Crafts.

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