The South Florida area is a great place for festivals. With so many festivals going on each year, there’s something to suit everyone. For instance, at this time of the year you can expect a few festivals in Fort Myers. The Miami Fort Myers Art Festival comes to town this weekend from November 3rd to 5th. This festival is the largest of the Southeast in terms of attendance.
The 2020 Art and Music Festival take place from January to March, with shows taking place throughout the year including the Estero Fine Arts Show, the Naples New Year’s Arts Festival, and other major festivals like the Fort Myers Arts and Crafts Festival and Bonita Springs International Fine Arts Festival. You will also find the Bonita Springs Art Festival, Art Fest Fort Myers, and Arts on Wheels Fest, as well as a great line-up of events at the Coral Gables Art in Progress, a unique arts and craft fair held each Saturday during the summer. This fair also features live music performances by local bands and artists. In addition, there are events at the Grand Bayou Garden State Park in Saint Petersburg, an annual event featuring the Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art and the Bay View Water Park in Neptune. This will help keep you entertained all day long.
Festival season is also the time when your local shops to get set up for spring. You can expect to see many new stores spring up in Fort Myers that sell everything from seasonal decorations to new clothing. As far as dining is concerned, restaurants in Fort Myers are welcoming more people to their shores. For starters, there are a number of great restaurants and cafes that serve great food. And with a growing population, this is the perfect time to find the best deals in the area.