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  Event Description Time / Location
4/5 - 9/27 Third Street South Farmers Market SATURDAYS

For the freshest local produce, foods, flowers, soaps, handmade items, and more - and the best people watching.  Bring the family and the dog as you stroll through nearly 50 vendors selling locally produced vegetables and fruits, herbs, jams, Florida grass fed beef, coffee and coffee beans, Gourmandize, French, German, Dutch & American baked goods, prepared foods, pet foods, shell oil lamps, Mediterranean Foods and fresh local seafood. Located in the parking lot behind Tommy Bahama

7:30 am - 11:30 am, Third Street South
6/13 - 9/26 Art Walk

The monthly Art Walk runs from 6 to 10 p.m. on the first Fridays. Art Walk includes more than a dozen art galleries and art stops and features new art shows, live music, and a traditional after party. 

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Downtown
7/14 - 11/24 Ballroom Dance Lessons - MONDAYS

Every Monday evening. Lessons are from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and the Social Dance begins at 7:30 pm cost is $5 per person for one or both sessions.

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, 3061 East Riverside Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33916
9/18 Downtown Punta Gorda Gallery Walk

A lively variety of artists and musicians plus shops and eateries in the charming Punta Gorda Historic District. www.puntagordashopping.com 
Free

5 - 8 p.m., Punta Gorda Historic District
9/18 Gilchrist Park Waterfront Music Jam Session

Join in or listen to diverse musical offerings of guitar, bluegrass, jazz, folk and country music at this waterfront park. on Thursdays from 6 - 10 p.m.  

6:00 pm, Gilchrist Park, Punta Gorda
9/18 Third Thursday on Third

The Courtyards of Third Street South comes alive with music. www.thirdstreetsouth.com

6:00 pm, Third Street South , Naples
9/19 Everglades John Deere

Come join Val and Scott live at Everglades John Deere to get some great deals on everything you need!

11am-1pm, 9501 Fl. 82, Ft. Myers, FL 33905
9/19 The Sunset Celebration - High Tide

Come celebrate the Sunset on the Beach!

5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting), Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
9/19 Fort Myers Music Walk

Live music in downtown Fort Myers at participating galleries, restaurants, bars and shops. 7 p.m.  www.fortmyersmusicwalk.com 

For performer information please contact individual venues listed below or just show up and expect a good time!

Directions: Click here to get google maps directions to the center of downtown Fort Myers (Hendry and First St).

Parking: Valet service is now available across downtown Fort Myers.  You can also find free on street parking and several affordable parking garage's and lots available.

 

The River District comes alive every month with live music on 3rd Friday in the downtown Fort Myers River District. Over a dozen participating venues feature music by local and regional talent. Restaurants, bars, art galleries, and shops  showcase a wide range of music during Music Walk. From jazz and blues to rock, drums and much more.  Each month brings great music and new energy to the historic streets of downtown Fort Myers.

If you plan on spending the night we recommend booking your hotel room in advance. The event brings out thousands of music and art lovers to the River District. Organized by the River District Alliance who also manage Fort Myers Art Walk and many other downtown events. Music Walk was conceived as a sister event to the extremely popular first Friday Art Walk which brings out over 2,000 people during off-peak months!

Music walk was created by Art Walk co-founder and tattoo artist and gallery owner Andy Howl of HOWL Gallery/Tattoo.  

Music Walk is currently chaired by Lance of Ford's Garage. For more information contact 239-645-6457

Monthly on 3rd Fridays
When: 7 til Close
Where: Downtown Fort Myers

7:00 pm, Downtown Fort Myers
9/20 - 9/21 Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival

Located along the banks of the Peace River and the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida sits the beautiful city of Punta Gorda, often described as the heartbeat of Charlotte County. You have not experienced a charming downtown location until you've visited this beautiful area on Florida’s West Coast, rich in history and charm.

American Craft Endeavors proudly presents 15th Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival.  Since it’s inception, the Punta Gorda Craft Fair continues to grow and highlight the talents of many unique crafters, providing the area with one of its most enjoyable summer traditions. Come meet and visit with some of the nation’s best crafters while enjoying the charming streets of Punta Gorda.

10:00 am - 4:00 pm, 331 Sullivan St., Punta Gorda
9/20 Jazz Master Dixieland Jazz Band

Free Dixieland Jazz Concert at the Norris Center, Saturdays 1:00 pm - 03:00 pm Donations Greatly Appreciated.

1 - 3 p.m., Norris Community Center
9/20 The Sunset Celebration - Live Music

Come celebrate the Sunset on the Beach!

5 - 10 p.m. (weather permitting), Times Square, Fort Myers Beach
9/20 Brian Smalley concert

Suggested donation: $10-$15

7:00 pm, ACMA at All Faiths Unitarian Congregation Hall, Fort Myers
9/21 Peace Day in the Park

Families of all types, definitions and dynamics are welcome! Activities for the youngest peace-makers to the oldest include an arts and crafts tent, educational workshops and information on bee-keeping, poi dancing, meditation, belly dancing, kids' story and music time, face-painting, a mini petting zoo, a magician, sidewalk chalk art and many more surprises and fun is planned. Whether you come for the amazing live music of bands like Strange Arrangement, Old Friends, Wink and the Signal, or you come for the art and artists, trinkets and wares of some talented local vendors, or the dance performance by the Calendar Girls and the overall camaraderie,. Peace Day in the Park is an unforgettable day and experience. There's something for everyone...including your pets!

10:00 am, Jaycee Park, Cape Coral
9/21 Jazz Master Dixieland Jazz Band

Free Dixieland Jazz Concert at the Norris Center, Saturdays 1:00 pm - 03:00 pm Donations Greatly Appreciated.

1 - 3 p.m., Norris Community Center
9/21 Bluegrass in the Theatre

Join fellow acoustic music lovers in the Foulds Theatre for three hours of great live music by bands from Southwest Florida and beyond. Presented in partnership with the Acoustic Music Society of SWFL. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Seating is first come, first serve. $7 at the Door/$5 Alliance Members.

2:00 pm, Lee County Alliance for the Arts
9/21 Jam session with Rhythm Kings

The Rhythm Kings are joined by jammers and listeners for a unique evening of jazz, blues, Big Band and anything in between 6 – 9 p.m.

6:00 pm, Cape Coral Italian American Club
9/23 Tapa Hop 2014

It's Tapa Hop time! Our yearly pub crawl features trolley transportation to six great Fort Myers Beach area restaurants each providing appetizer items or 'tapas' included in the price for the event. The event will also include raffle prizes, grand prizes and a poker run. Don't miss out on the fun!

All Day, 2500 Main Street, Fort Myers Beach
9/24 Improv Tonight!

Local Improv groups perform short and long form improv that include suggestions by you, the audience! Join us every last Wednesday of every month. Tickets: $10 advance/$15 at the door Refreshments available which include wine, beer, sodas and light snacks.  

7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Center for Performing Arts- Moe Auditorium, Bonita Springs
9/24 Singer/Guitarist Michael Hirst

Enjoy music by Michael Hirst, near Good ‘Ole Days Coffee Café from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

11:00 am, Fishermen’s Village Center Court, Punta Gorda
9/24 Art After Hours

Enjoy free admission to The Baker Museum the last Wednesday of each month from 6 to 9pm. A local band offers musical entertainment and audiences of all ages are welcome to view the galleries and learn from our docents. 6 p.m. Free.

6:00 pm, The Baker Museum, Naples
10/4 Galloway Direct

Join Gator Country from 11am-1pm at Galloway Direct! Check out some great deals on cars and earn some Gator Country prizes!

11am-1pm, US 41 at Briarcliff
12/6 Galloway Direct

Gator Country will be out at Galloway Direct from 10am-12pm. Come join the fun, check out some great deals on cars and try to win some Gator swag!

10am-12pm, US 41 at Briarcliff
 
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