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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
FORT MYERS, FL (Feb. 6, 2016) — It is time to “Illuminate. Innovate. Celebrate.” in Southwest Florida. The Edison Festival of Light, Southwest Florida’s largest and longest running festival announces details for the upcoming Festival.
The largest event of the Edison Festival, the Grand Parade of Light held on Saturday, Feb. 18 will dazzle downtown Fort Myers and has many new and exciting participants. The 2017 Grand Marshals are the Cape Coral Little League Senior League World Series Championship team, who beat British Columbia, Canada to win the title. In addition, the Honorary Grand Marshal is Bobby Nichols, a twelve time PGA Tour champion. Nichols has held the Nichols Cup Golf Tournament at Fiddlesticks Golf Course for the past 15 years and has donated over $8.2 million for abused and neglected children from the proceeds of the tournament.
Seats are still available for the Grand Parade of Light. Street seats are $10 and a ticket to the VIP event at Harborside Event Center that includes food and beverages are $57 per person. Information on all parade tickets can be found at the Edison Festival website under Tickets.
For those unable to attend the Grand Parade in person, the parade will be broadcast on MeTV on Sunday, March 12, from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. MeTV is a Waterman Broadcast station and is found on various cable channels throughout the area.
Volunteers are still needed for the Grand Parade and for all the Edison Festival of Light events. Information on opportunities can be found at www.edisonfestival.org/p/volunteer.
All festival event details are listed on the Edison Festival of Light website (www.edisonfestival.org).
For more information, visit www.edisonfestival.org or call 239-334-2999. Become a fan by following us on Facebook (Facebook.com/edisonfestival) and Twitter and Instagram (@edisonfestival). The Edison Festival of Light is a member of the Florida Festivals and Events Association and the International Festivals and Events Association.
An Estero Island Taxpayers Association Event
February 20th: Meet the Candidates!
On March 7th, registered voters of Estero Island will vote to elect three new or returning candidates to Town Council.
The stakes are high as our next Council will deal with critical issues affecting the future of our town.
This is your opportunity to meet the candidates and learn their position on issues important to you.
Fort Myers Beach Women’s Club
175 Sterling Avenue
Fort Myers Beach
Near 5700 Estero Boulevard
Plenty of parking available!
Monday, February 20, 2017
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
You can email questions for the candidates to: esteroislandta