Advance online purchase is available for the following events!


The Pirates’ Ball

Oct 12th 8:00pm at Nervous Nellies

Come in your best pirate or wench garb and sway in the moonlight with your best mate at Nervous Nellie’s. Join in on the party and make sure to come dressed to impress! The annual Pirate Costume Contest will be held on the stage at the ball.

$12 in advance $15 at the door.

Pub ‘N’ Grub Coupon Book

Anyone can purchase a Pub ‘N’ Grub Coupon Book and be a part of the action. The coupon book will contain free drink and food offers in the form of coupons from various restaurants and bars along Old San Carlos Blvd and all of Fort Myers Beach. Drink coupons will be good for at least one week starting October 6th.

Free Drink and Food Offer Books are $15 in advance and $20 after Saturday October 5th.

This years participants:

Nervous Nellies Crazy Waterfront Eatery and Ugly’s
Matanzas Inn
Parrot Key Caribbean Grill
Big Game Waterfront Grill
Zushi Zushi
Yucatan Beach Stand
Smokin Oyster Brewery
Paradise Tropical Wines
Royal Scoop
Skip One Seafood Restaurant
Nemo’s on the Beach
Pinchers Crab Shack
Beach Pierside Grill
Bayfront Bistro
Gulfshore Grill

Pub ‘N’ Grub Pirate Stroll

Pirates and Musicians will be stopping at the following businesses for the Friday night kick-off of the Pub ‘N’ Grub Pirate Stroll on Oct, 11, 2013. We will begin at 6pm at Gulfshore Grill (The Cottage), and end at 9pm at Mantanzas Inn, where we will load up on the Pieces of Eight and head to the Big Game Waterfront Grill for the big Pirate Party! Shuttle service will be provided by the Adventure Bus to take participants back to their hotels. The number for the Adventure Bus is (239) 851-8890.


The Cottage
Beach Pierside Grill
Paradise Tropical Wines
Zushi Zushi House of Brews
Yucatan Beach Stand
Smokin’ Oyster Brewery
Nervous Nellie’s Crazy Waterfront Eatery
Mantanzas Inn
Big Game Waterfront Grill


We will be moving rather quickly to insure prompt arrival at Mantanzas Inn to board the Pieces of Eight. Your Pub ‘N’ Grub drink coupons will be valid all week long, so drink responsibly! Pub and Grub coupon booklets can be purchased at the Greater Fort Myers Beach Area Chamber of Commerce mobile unit on Old San Carlos Boulevard beginning Friday Oct 4, Coupon books can be purchased online here.

Sea Battle Viewing Cruise

Sea Battle Viewing Cruise

Get close to the action and watch the live Sea Battle from the observation deck on the Fort Myers Princess! A one hour long Sea Battle viewing cruise is offered at 1:45 both Saturday and Sunday afternoon to watch the sea battle at 2:00 pm. The Fort Myers Princess departs from 645 Old San Carlos Blvd on Fort Myers Beach. We are located under the “Sky” bridge. The boat is located behind Nervous Nellie’s at Snug Harbor Marina next too “Marina Village Condos” easily accessible from I-75 and US-41 highways. Located just 20 minutes from Southwest Florida Regional Airport and Sanibel & Captiva Islands.

All Tickets $12.50

There is no charge for general admission to the Pirate Festival.

Tickets purchased online may be picked up at The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce or at our mobile information center (“Roxie”). Tickets will be available for pick up starting Friday October 4th.

Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce:
17200 San Carlos Blvd
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Mobile Visitor Information Center
300 Old San Carlos Blvd
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931


Special thanks to our sponsors!


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