Things To Do In Fort Myers

Discover the charm of Fort Myers, Florida, a destination that offers a unique blend of fun, adventure, culture, and natural beauty. From its stunning beaches to historic homes, lively entertainment districts, and diverse outdoor activities, there’s no shortage of things to do in Fort Myers.

Live Music

Our city is a hub for musicians and music lovers alike, offering a variety of venues that cater to all tastes. From intimate jazz clubs and lively beachfront bars to grand concert halls, Fort Myers is alive with rhythm and melody every night of the week. Whether you’re a fan of rock, country, jazz, blues, or just good music, you’ll find something to enjoy here.

Fun Things For The Entire Family

From exploring our beautiful beaches and engaging science centers to visiting our interactive museums and lush botanical gardens, there’s something for everyone in the family. Whether you’re seeking adventure, education, relaxation, or just some quality family time, Fort Myers has got you covered. So pack your bags, gather the kids, and come make unforgettable memories with us in sunny Fort Myers!

Popular Things For The Family To Do


Roll your best at one of our great bowling alleys in Fort Myers!

Mini Golf

Mini golf, miniature golf, minigolf, putt-putt, whatever term your family uses to call the sport is cool with us. Discover your new favorite course in Fort Myers!


Have fun blasting zombies, aliens and much more at your local arcade!

Date Night / Night Out

With our stunning sunsets, vibrant dining scene, romantic beach walks, and a variety of entertainment options, you’re sure to find the perfect setting for a memorable evening. Whether it’s a first date or a long-time anniversary, we have something that will make your night special. From cozy wine bars and gourmet restaurants to moonlit cruises and live theater performances, Fort Myers is the place to kindle romance. So come, let Fort Myers add a dash of romance to your date nights!

Popular Night Out Ideas

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Sip And Paint

A fun date night idea is to attend a sip and paint class here in town. Now, not all are created equal in that some of the classes are canvas painting while others include woodworking. So be sure to check out your options ahead of time and have fun!

Escape Rooms

Escape Rooms are a fun and elaborate puzzle and riddle simulators. They are designed to mimic a situation, in which you have 60 minutes to find all the clues and solve all the riddles to officially escape.

Night Club Fort Myers


Get ready to discover the vibrant and diverse nightclub scene in Fort Myers! From heart-thumping trap beats to electrifying EDM, each club boasts its unique style and vibe. But hold onto your dancing shoes, because we’re not stopping there. We’ve hunted down the ultimate hotspots for Latin dance music and LGBTQ-friendly bars and nightclubs. 

Rage Rooms

Begin your adventure on the beautiful beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel Island, where you can soak up the sun, enjoy water sports, or simply relax by the shore. For a different kind of thrill, visit one of the city’s unique rage rooms to release stress and have some smashing fun.

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Just One of Those Dayz Rage Room

Address: 39 Mildred Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33901 | Phone: (239) 224-8971

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Anger Management Rage Room

Address: 9541 Cypress, Lake Dr Unit 6, Fort Myers, FL 33919 | Phone: (239) 690-6369

Rain on a window

Things to do on a rainy day

It seems like it rains most days here in Fort Myers and it can get pretty boring when it does. This is why we came up with a list of things to do when it rains in Fort Myers. Our list is a combination of things to do around town and at home.

Catch A Local Sports Game

Sports fans can catch spring training games of the Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox at Hammond Stadium and JetBlue Park. You can also enjoy hockey games and other sporting events at the Hertz Arena or Alico Arena at FGCU.

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Hertz Arena

Ice hockey, ice shows, rock concerts and more can all be seen here. Almost every week Hertz Arena hosts some sort of event that draws in hundreds of guests. They also house 2 separate arenas for youth and adult hockey, as well as, public skates and figure skating.

Address: 11000 Everblades Parkway, Estero, FL 33928 | Phone: (239) 948-7825

College Sports

Florida Gulf Coast University

Address: 12181 Fgcu Lake Pkwy E, Fort Myers, FL 33913 | Phone: (239) 590-7145

Florida SouthWestern State College

Address: 13351 FSW Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33919 | Phone: (844) 753-8364

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JetBlue Park at Fenway South

Jetblue Park at Fenway South is part of the Boston Red Sox training and development facility. You can bring the family to catch a spring training game or keep an eye out for special events happening at the facility. You’ll find that many concerts, fairs, and car shows are held throughout the year on the exterior lawn of the park.

Address: 11500 Fenway South Drive. Fort Myers, FL 33913 | Phone: (239) 226-4700

Hammond Stadium, five additional playing fields, and the Twins Player Development Academy are all located inside the Lee County Sports Complex. It also serves as the home of two Twins minor league organizations, the Single-A Southeast League’s Ft. Myers Mighty Mussels and the Rookie-level Florida Complex League Twins. In addition, the complex has four state-of-the-art softball fields that are used by university and community teams throughout the year. Late in the 1994 spring season, the primary stadium was christened Bill Hammond Stadium in honor of the Deputy County Commissioner who was essential in having the Twins facility completed.

Address: 14100 Six Mile Cypress Parkway Fort Myers, FL 33912 | Phone: 1-800-33-TWINS

Other Fun Things To Do In Fort Myers

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Lumber Axe

Grab an axe and hit the target… after you get instructions of course. Lumber Axe in Fort Myers, offers guests fun axe games to play, food and plenty of whiskeys and whiskey tasting. Not a fan of whiskey, that’s not a problem they have plenty of cocktails, beer and wine options for you to choose from. This is an especially fun idea for a date night, bachelor or bachelorette part, team bonding at work and a fun night out with friends.

Address: 2158 Colonial Blvd Unit 1 & 2, Fort Myers, FL 33907 | Phone: (239) 931-1092

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Their roller rink is open for public skates, private events and birthday parties. This rink is equipped with an area dedicated to dining and an arcade. They also host roller derby games here and have fun games they play during public skate. Don’t have skates? Not a problem, they have skates you can rent!

Address: 2095 Andrea LaneFort Myers, FL 33912 | Phone: (239) 482-7789

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