5 Things To Do This Weekend in Fort Myers (Jan 23 – 26)

5 Things to do this Weekend in Fort Myers

Art, cars, gumbo, Irish, RVs, and more!

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

Ft Myers RV Show

Thursday thru Sunday: Discover new adventures at the 35th Annual Fort Myers RV Show! This is the largest multi-dealer RV Show in SW FL with 13 dealers in one location at the Lee Civic Center! 100s of RV, over 100 vendors, FREE RV Seminars and entertainment! Displaying gas and diesel motorhomes, van campers, travel trailers, fifth wheels, folding tent campers, and park models! Opens 10 am each day. For more info: www.frvta.org/show/ft-myers-rv-show


Caloosahatchee Celtic Festival

Friday & Saturday: Longest-running Celtic festival in Southwest Florida, in Centennial Park, on the banks of the beautiful Caloosahatchee River. Continuous music! Family-friendly! Authentic Celtic food and drink, merchandise & jewelry for sale. Live music, food, fun and history! All Tickets At Gate: Friday: Adults $5, Saturday: Adults $12. Two-Day Admission: $15. Children 12 and under FREE (must be accompanied by paying adult.) Please feel free to bring lawn chairs/blankets, but please NO coolers and NO dogs.


Free Family Art Labs

Saturday: Make creativity part of your family routine the 4th Saturday of each month during Family Art Lab! Drop in at Alliance for the Arts for FREE, hands-on family fun from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Explore something new every month like art-making, gallery activities, games and more – all inspired by artworks on view in the gallery, famous artists, national holidays and artistic traditions around the world. Come ready to imagine and create! After the fun, peruse local produce and products at the Alliance for the Arts GreenMarket. Find out more at ArtInLee.org/ArtLab.


Gumbo Fest

Sunday: The Shell Factory & Nature Park presents the 18th Annual Gumbo Fest! Enjoy festival food, rides & games. Live Zydeco Music by Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers and The Porchdogs!! $5,000 Reverse Raffle & More! From 11 am – 6 pm. FREE admission!


Downtown Car Cruise-In

Sunday: From classic to cool, downtown streets are lined with the sight of these show cars at the Downtown Car Cruise-In on the fourth Sunday of the month from 12 noon – 4 pm. Cruise on down for music, food and more! Family Friendly and free to the public with many venues featuring additional specials. Roads close at 8:30 am for vehicle and pedestrian traffic safety.