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You have landed on the official vacation planning web site of the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce. Here you can plan your Fort Myers Beach vacation with confidence and be quickly connected to hundreds of Chamber members.
We invite you to search our site for information regarding the best Fort Myers Beach hotels & resorts, vacation rentals, condos, bed-and-breakfasts or motels, as well as fantastic dining and shopping experiences. If you are ready to make the beach your home, you’ll find information you can trust on Fort Myers area real estate and more. You can also search the entire Fort Myers Beach Chamber Membership Directory to find businesses that will make your stay on Fort Myers Beach memorable.
Local Entertainment & Events
Our 11th Annual Tapa Hop was a great success! Thanks to the chamber ambassadors and volunteers who give their time every year for this event as well as participating restaurants:
and also to our prize donators:
Homewood Suites Fort Myers- Bell Tower, Wyndham Garden Fort Myers Beach, DiamondHead Beach Resort, Fort Myers Beach Inn, Matanzas Bayside Inn, The Dolphin Inn, Carousel Beach Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites Fort Myers Beach / Sanibel Gateway, Pointe Estero Beach Resort, Gullwing Beach Resort, Fort Myers Beach LIONS Club, ROYAL SCOOP FMB, Charley’s Boathouse Grill – Fort Myers Beach, Bahama Breeze Island Grille, Perkins Fort Myers Beach, Parrot Key Caribbean Grill, Bootleggers Waterfront Barbeque, Chocolattés Coffee, Falcone’s Authentic New York Style Cheesecakes, Mom’s Fresh Produce and Baked Goods, Chicago Dawg House, Key Lime Conch Shack, Yo! Taco, Fresh Catch Bistro,PierSide Grill and Famous Blowfish Bar, Island Pancake House, Ft. Myers Beach, Florida 33931, Lin’s Garden, The charros brothers, Nervous Nellies, The Fish House, Ft. Myers Beach, Plaka on the Beach, Truly Scrumptious – Fort Myers Beach, Matanzas on the Bay, Subway, Fish-Tale Marina, Crazy Woman Kayaks, Kelly Crossing Animal Clinic, Witzleben Larry Lmt, New York Hair and Nails, Island HAIR, Bayfront Bistro, Outrigger Ft Myers Beach, Sunshine Ace Hardware, The Island Jewel, Discovery Bay, The Sea.Gypsy Inn, Tropical Treasures, Leanis Swim and Sport, COACH at Sanibel Outlets, Comfort by Design Shoes, Island Ballroom, Jungle Golf, Beach Bowl & Pelican’s Arcade, Danny Morgan, Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, Island Hair Celeste Soares, Island Hair Robin Bell, Hair Etc by Ollie, 60 Minute Cleaners, Beach Pets Grooming, MOLLY MAID of Fort Myers, Beach Booze Buckets, Beach, Bubble and More, Lazy Bum IR,IBERIABANK, A Economical B&B Income Tax Inc., Century 21 TriPower Realty, Shipwreck Motel, McCall Service, Town of Fort Myers Beach, Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Zoomers Amusement Park, Mid Island Water Sports of Fort Myers Beach, Wind and Water Sports at Lani Kai,Crazy Woman Kayaks, Captiva Cruises, The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, Adventures In Paradise, Inc. and Captain Bubby’s IsLAND Tours!
Get your name out there during one of the biggest events on Fort Myers Beach, the 11th Annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Fest! Multiple sponsorship types are available and are open to both chamber members and non-members.
The Pirate Fest will run through Columbus Day weekend Oct 7-9th, 2016 and will have an estimated 10,000 attendees. The highest sponsorship level is the Captain’s or Title Sponsorship in which the festival will actually be named after your business! This sponsorship also includes a 10 by 10 space at the event for handing out your promotional materials, as well as inclusion in media ad buys, PR releases and much more!
Other sponsorship levels include the Quartermaster Sponsorship, the Pub Crawl Sponsorship and the Scavenger Hunt Sponsorship.
You can contact Georgia at Paradise Creative Group at 239-395-5878 or email@example.com.
The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce will be hosting families and pirates from near and far during the 11th annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival during Columbus Day weekend, October 7-9, 2016 on Old San Carlos Boulevard.
Named the #2 Pirate Festival in the Country by USA Today, this family friendly event attracts thousands of people that come to enjoy the pirate bazaar, themed live music and performances, exhilarating live ship battles, children’s activities and the jolly Pub Quest (21+ event). Pirates and landlubbers both young and old are sure to walk away with memories to treasure.
Adult entry is $5.00 (Ages 12+) with all proceeds going towards The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce and its affiliated charities.
Event sponsors include: Code Rum; Lighthouse Resort Inn & Suites; Nervous Nellies; Old San Carlos Boulevard; Salty Sam’s Waterfront Adventures; Shipwreck Treasures & Motel; Smokin’ Oyster Brewery; Sunset Beach Tropical Grill; Yucatan Beach Stand
Visit www.fmbpiratefest.com for more information.
LEE COUNTY VCB AND iHEARTMEDIA CONFIRM 60 SONGWRITERS FOR ISLAND HOPPER SONGWRITER FEST AND FIRST HEADLINER ARTISTfmbchamber : Fri, September 9, 2016 12:57 pm : Daily Update, Home, Play
The third annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest now has 60 confirmed songwriters, bringing more talent, more free performances and more venues to music fans along the Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel in Southwest Florida.
The first major headliner for the 10-day festival is Maren Morris. The Nashville songwriter has soared to the top of the Billboard Country Albums chart with her debut album, HERO. Morris has joined Keith Urban’s ripCORD tour and will be performing her smash hit “My Church” at the Island Hopper Songwriter Fest on Fort Myers Beach,Oct. 2.
The free festival will take place on Southwest Florida’s most beautiful barrier islandsand offers a range of star-studded performances. The festival kicks off on CaptivaIsland, Sept. 23-25 and wraps up Sept. 30-Oct. 2 on Fort Myers Beach. Historic downtown Fort Myers will once again feature midweek performances. There will be a limited number of ticketed events for special performances.
The festival brings back fan favorites Bob DiPiero (“Southern Voice”) recorded by Tim McGraw, Even Stevens (“I love a Rainy Night”) recorded by Eddie Rabbit and Frank Myers (“I Swear”) recorded by John Michael Montgomery. New artists include Helen Darling (“Bring on the Rain”) recorded by Jo Dee Messina and Tim McGraw.
Also, 2016 brings uncommon songwriter experiences, including house parties, sunset cruises, pool parties, a dinner and wine pairing and a songwriting workshop.
The 30th Annual American Sandsculpting Championship on Fort Myers Beach is now accepting applications for vendors. The event is scheduled to take place November 18-27, 2016 at the Wyndham Garden Hotel on Fort Myers Beach. Last year’s event saw a record attendance of 47,000 people over the course of ten days and hopes are high for an even bigger turnout for the 30th anniversary celebration.
Different packages are available for either one weekend, both weekends or the entire ten days. The event is gated and vendors can choose to be either inside the gate or outside in the vendor village. There are however only a limited number of spaces inside the gate. Vendors can secure their spot at the championship with a 50% deposit with rest to be paid no later than 30 days before the event. Vendors can also pay in full and save 10% if payment is received no later than September 15, 2016.
Please click here to download an application. Any questions can be directed to Ted Clifton who will be returning as vendor coordinator. He can be reached at 239-848-6568. If you need an application sent by fax or mail please call the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce at 239-454-7500.