Visit Fort Myers Beach This Spring!

Beach Houses

Spring is a fabulous time to visit beautiful Fort Myers Beach! The average temperature hangs around 85 degrees during the Spring. Similarly, the water temperature averages about 75 degrees during the Spring. Escape the lingering winter weather at home and jet to a relaxing, warm beach vacation. In other words, the water is so warm […]

Annual Sandsculpting Championship is Amazing Art

The 31st Annual American Sandsculpting Championship and Beach Festival takes place November 17-26, 2017, on Fort Myers Beach, Florida.

While you may enjoy digging your feet into the sand at Ft. Myers Beach, the artists participating in the 31st Annual American Sandsculpting Championship and Beach Festival on Nov. 17-26, 2017, take the powdery substance to new heights. Literally. More than 2,000 tons of sand will be piled and sculpted into approximately 40 works of […]

Geocaching is a Treasure Hunt for All Ages

Children love to discover the world around them while geocaching. Photo courtesy of

When you want a fun, free outdoor activity that you can do during your Fort Myers Beach vacation, geocaching is a great option. Geocaching has been described as a high-tech treasure hunt. All you need is a free geocaching mobile app or a GPS device, and you’re on your way to discovering the world around […]

Get Your Tickets for the Annual ‘Tapa Hop’ Pub Crawl

The 15th annual Tapa Hop takes place Nov. 14, 2017.

Hop on a trolley, listen to great music, and enjoy tasty appetizers and desserts, or ‘tapas’, at six Fort Myers Beach restaurants during the 15th annual Tapa Hop. The event takes place on Tuesday, Nov. 14 from 4:30 to 9:00 p.m. You will check in at South Beach Grille, 7205 Estero Blvd., and visit five […]

Ahoy, it’s Pirate Festival Time on Columbus Day Weekend

Shiver me timbers and blow the man down. If you see Captain Hook and Captain Jack Sparrow at the pirate festival quaffing grog together in a local pub, you are not imaging things. Pirates, salty dogs and landlubbers will come together Oct. 6 – 8, 2017, for the 12th Annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival. […]

8th Annual Paint the Beach Set for Nov. 7-12

Watch the creative process unfold when more than 60 artists wielding their paint brushes descend upon Fort Myers Beach for the 8th Annual Paint the Beach festival on Nov. 7-12, 2017. Artists come from across the country for this plein air event. They set up their easels on Nov. 7 to 9 from Main Street […]

Malls Near Fort Myers Beach Offer Labor Day Deals

Shoppers enjoy Labor Day Sidewalk Sales.

If you’re a bargain hunter as much as a sun seeker, sidewalk sales on holidays are appealing. Luckily, there are two outlet malls near Fort Myers Beach as well as two mall entertainment complexes. Sanibel Outlets is just to the north at 20350 Summerlin Road in Fort Myers. This attractive center features more than 40 […]

Margarita Cottage and a dash of salt

Margarita Cottage and a dash of salt

Margarita Cottage and a dash of salt – for what more could one ask, sitting on this private, beachfront deck on Fort Myers Beach? Check the availability of this and all our homes! Let us help plan the perfect vacation for your family and friends — ask for our FREE Vacation Guide for Fort Myers […]