5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Dec 13 – 15)

5 Things to do this Weekend in Fort Myers

Arts & crafts, Breakfast with Santa, Christmas lights, trees, SantaCon and more!

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

Christmas Tree Festival

Friday & Saturday: Join the Fort Myers Beach Women’s Club for their Christmas Tree Festival. Starting on Friday from 5:30 – 8:30 pm enjoy music, dancing and a drill team, food trucks, ice cream and Santa Claus! There is also a silent auction of Christmas trees! Events continue on Saturday from 10 am – 8 pm, enjoy the Christmas market, bake sale, music, and a chili tasting. Help your local community by bringing a new, unwrapped toy for the Beach Kids Foundation.


Holiday Nights

Friday & Sunday: Join the Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium for their annual Holiday Nights event. Celebrate the holidays with their wildlife and walk their trail illuminated with Christmas lights. They also have Holiday Laser Light Shows in the planetarium. Just $5 admission per person (members are free.)


Fort Myers SantaCon

Friday: SantaCon comes to the historic downtown River District from 6 pm to 2 am. This event is completely FREE to attend. DRESS UP!! Dress up as Santa, Elves, Reindeer or anything else Holiday-y for an extra raffle ticket! Visit participating bars for more ways to enter the raffle. The Children’s Advocacy Center will be collecting toy donations, and ACT (Abuse Counseling & Treatment) will be collecting canned food. For every donation, participants will receive a raffle ticket! Both will be set up at Patio de Leon by the main stage to collect donations. Bring all your collected raffle tickets to the main stage at Patio de Leon at 10 pm. The raffle winner will be announced by 10:30 pm.


Breakfast With Santa

Saturday: The North Fort Myers Community Park and Recreation Center will be hosting Breakfast With Santa which will include a continental breakfast, crafts, letters and photos with Santa! Just $3 per person. Please pre-register by calling (239) 533-7200


Holiday Arts & Crafts with Santa

Sunday: Join Bell Tower Shops from 2 PM – 4 PM for holiday-themed arts and crafts with Santa in Center Court! This family-friendly event is FREE and the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit and enjoy fun activities with family and friends.