Events At Lover’s Key State Park


May 10, 2021


All Day

Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

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Enjoy Fun Outdoor Activities At Lover’s Key State Park

For more information on these events please visit the Friends of Lover’s Key website or Facebook page.


Full Moon Yoga

Full Moon Yoga Celebration at Lovers Key State Park will take place:
4/26/21 – 6:30 to 8 pm
$20  plus park entry fee.
Park entry fees are $8 for vehicles (2-8 people), $4 for single person in vehicle, $2 for pedestrian/bicyclist.

Sea Turtle Talk

May 7 at 8am.


Painted Stemware Art Class

May 8th at 8am.


Walk on the Wild Side

May 14th at 10am.


Fishing Clinic

May 18 at 10am


Sensational Sharks

May 21 at 10am


Paddleboard Yoga

Every Tuesday at 9:30 am

Cost is $15. $20 to rent a paddleboard.

You need to be at the Launch Site by 9:15


Yoga on the Beach

Every Thursday at 9:30 am

$10 per class


Yoga on the Gazebo at Lovers Key State Park!

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9:30 A.M. this season beginning Friday, October 2, 2020.

$10 per class plus park entry fee.
Park entry fees are $8 for vehicles (2-8 people), $4 for single person in vehicle, $2 for pedestrian/bicyclist.


New Welcome and Discovery Center Opening Day

Saturday, May 15, 2021.


Summer Eco-Arts Camp

Schedule Overview:

June 14 – June 18: Painting in Nature
Ages 7-13
10 am -noon
$100 one week, 1 session offered.
Children will enjoy painting and drawing while learning about the coastal plants, animals and habitats of our beautiful park. Participants will create eco-art through a variety of media with the 2021 Lovers Key Artist-in-Residence, Jenny Licht.

June 21 – June 25 and June 28 – July 2: Beach Exploration and Discovery
Ages 6-12
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
$300, one week each, two sessions offered.
Children will explore Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico from top to bottom using microscopes, seine nets, plankton trawls, and fishing poles. Learn about the shores and aquatic life of beautiful Lovers Key State Park through hands on experiments and creative expression with Susie Hassett, M.A., Science Education, Resource Teacher, Environmental Education, Lee County Public Schools.

July 5 –July 9 and July 12 – July 16: Marine Science
Ages 13-17
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
$300 one week each, 2 sessions offered.
Teens will experience what it’s like to be marine biologist. Participants will learn about aquatic and shore life through scientific research featuring oceanography, conservation, and estuarine ecology with Gary Rullo, International Baccalaureate Biology Teacher, Dunbar High School. Nature journaling and photography will be featured. Topics featured include Barrier Islands, Coastal Ecosystems, Marine Invertebrates, plants, Fish, Reptiles & Birds, and Mammals.

July 19 – July 23 and July 26 – July 30; Eco-Arts
Ages 7-8
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
$200, one week each, 2 sessions offered.
Children will enjoy learning about coastal ecology through a variety of creative activities and field trips in the park. Painting, drawing, crafts, and story-telling will develop participants’ appreciation for nature and artistic expression. Daily talks by experts as well as filming of explorations to be re-visited after art projects are finished. The week will culminate in a sharing of discoveries with family members, an awards ceremony, and pizza party. Taught by Deborah Kay Dunlap, M.S. Elementary Education and Early Childhood Development Facilitator.

For Registration and inquires, contact Louise Kowitch, Education Coordinator, Friends of Lovers Key, [email protected]

This event runs from April 14, 2021 to July 29, 2021.

Upcoming Dates:
  • May 10, 2021 | All Day
  • May 11, 2021 | All Day
  • May 12, 2021 | All Day
  • May 13, 2021 | All Day
  • May 14, 2021 | All Day
  • May 15, 2021 | All Day
  • May 17, 2021 | All Day
  • May 18, 2021 | All Day
  • May 19, 2021 | All Day
  • May 20, 2021 | All Day
  • May 21, 2021 | All Day
  • May 24, 2021 | All Day
  • May 25, 2021 | All Day
  • May 26, 2021 | All Day
  • May 28, 2021 | All Day
  • May 31, 2021 | All Day
  • June 15, 2021 | All Day
  • June 17, 2021 | All Day
  • June 22, 2021 | All Day
  • June 24, 2021 | All Day
  • June 29, 2021 | All Day
  • July 1, 2021 | All Day
  • July 6, 2021 | All Day
  • July 8, 2021 | All Day
  • July 13, 2021 | All Day
  • July 15, 2021 | All Day
  • July 20, 2021 | All Day
  • July 22, 2021 | All Day
  • July 27, 2021 | All Day
  • July 29, 2021 | All Day