5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Nov 15 – 17)

5 Things to do this Weekend in Fort Myers

Airplanes, arts & crafts, fair, music, Santa and more!

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

Fort Myers Fair

Friday – Sunday: The Fair at Fenway South is back for 2019 at JetBlue Park at Fenway South! There will be fair and carnival entertainment including the classics such as carnival rides, games, petting zoos and carnival-style food from several vendors. Featured shows this year include a Pirate Show, Grizzly Bear Experience, a Magic Show, Hypnosis Show, and a Cowtown USA Show. Hours are Friday 5 – 10 pm; Saturday 1 – 10 pm; Sundays 1 – 10 pm. Admission: $8 per person ages 3 and up, Free for children ages 2 and younger. The fair runs over 3 weekends in November.


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.


Page Field Aviation Day

Saturday: Aviation Day 2019 will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with FREE admission and parking. Aviation Day is an annual community event hosted by the Lee County Port Authority with the purpose of increasing awareness of our airports – Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and Page Field (FMY). The event is held on the ramp on the north side of Page Field off North Airport Road, east of U.S. 41 and south of Colonial Blvd. Parking is available off North Airport Road and U.S. 41 with shuttle bus transportation to the event entrance.


Santa’s Arrival 

Saturday: Bass Pro Shops welcomes Santa’s arrival with a big party from 5 to 8 pm. Enjoy a Parade for Santa’s arrival, Free squeezable stress Santa giveaways will be gently tossed to children in the crowd waiting for Santa, Hot Cocoa and Cookies, Tree Lighting, Opening and Lighting of Santa’s Wonderland, Free 4×6 Photo w/Santa (Photos with Santa will begin around 6 pm after the parade and lighting.) o Photo packages printed while customers wait o A Free Craft – Decorate a stocking o Santa Letters o Coloring sheets
o Letters to Santa. Drawings to be held every 1/2 hour starting at 5:30 pm for $25.00 Gift Card and Roll-up Blanket. Bring the whole family to enjoy this FREE family event!


Santa’s Wonderland

Sunday thru Christmas Eve: Bass Pro Shops will be having Santa’s Wonderland every day through Christmas Eve! Visit the ticket depot inside the store to receive a ticket to see Santa. In the meantime, you can explore Santa’s Wonderland or shop the store while waiting in a virtual line. Each child that visits Santa receives a FREE 4×6 photo. Other photo packages and Christmas cards are available for purchase. Photos with Santa are available weekdays from 5–8 PM, Saturday 10 AM–8 PM, Sunday 10 AM–5 PM. Enjoy FREE Crafts weekdays 5–7 PM, Saturday NOON–5 PM and Sunday NOON–5 PM. FREE Games & Activities Monday – Saturday 9 am-9 pm, Sunday, 9 am-7 pm.