5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Sept 20 – 22)

Deputy Dogs, Latin festival, music, Peace Day, rum tasting, and more!

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

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.


Free Tasting Event

Saturday: Join Total Wine Fort Myers from 12 – 3 pm for this FREE tasting event! Wicked Dolphin’s award-winning rum is handcrafted and distilled right here in Southwest Florida using locally sourced ingredients. Stop by and try some!


Deputy Dogs present Dog Training

Saturday: Join Sergeant Richard Castellon of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Public Affairs Division for the first ever Dog Training seminar out at the LCSO Community Outreach Center in the Bell Tower Shops from 12:30-2:30 pm. Get ready to learn how to bond and communicate with your dog using positive dog training techniques. The only requirements for eligibility are to become a Deputy Dogs member on our website at DeputyDogs.com and follow our Facebook account Deputy Dogs — Pets On Patrol and our Instagram account @deputydogsleecounty


Viva Fort Myers

Saturday: Southwest Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the first annual Viva Fort Myers. This Latin Inspired fiesta will be held at Centennial Park in Downtown Fort Myers, from 2 PM till 10 PM. This is a family event with plenty of entertainment for both adults and children, including a lively Latin Concert and delicious Hispanic foods. Cost of admission is $10 for ages 3+, which includes unlimited kids activities, such as rock wall climbing and inflatables. For more information, please visit www.hispanicchamberflorida.org


SWFL Peace Day Celebration

Sunday: A community event in honor of the International Day of Peace… the SWFL Peace Day Celebration is a FREE event for the whole family, including our Furry Friends! Peace Day will be celebrated from 10 am to 6 PM at Alliance for the Arts on McGregor Blvd. There will be amazing live talent from local musicians, artists, entertainers, gardeners, and unique vendors who amaze you with their creativity and love for our community! FUN for the whole family, with crafts, workshops, activities for kids of all ages, yoga and meditations, sing-alongs, education, key note speakers and more! In addition. there will be food trucks bringing their incredibly delicious vegetarian, vegan and omnivore meals, treats and beverages!