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4 Festive Events to Celebrate the 4th of July in Fort Myers

Jun 30, 2017 12:23PM ● By Kevin
Summer is officially here! That means barbecues, picnics and plenty of pool time. It also means that Independence Day is right around the corner. 

There are so many great places in the Fort Myers area to not only catch some fireworks, but to celebrate the 4th of July. Read on to see four festive events to see fireworks in and around Fort Myers in 2017.

Fort Myers Freedom Fest - start Jul 04 2017 0400PM

Fort Myers Freedom Fest: Jul 4, 2017 4:00PM

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 4pm-10pm Free to attend! Residents and visitors of all ages are expected in the streets of Downtown Fort Myers by boat or car for one of the biggest annual ... Read More » 


4th of July Chili Dog Eating Competition - start Jul 04 2017 0400PM

4th of July Chili Dog Eating Competition: Jul 4, 2017 4:00PM

City Tavern is hosting its inaugural 4th of July Chili Dog Eating Competition to benefit our local American Legion Post 38. We will have live music, food, drinks, kids zone, chili dog con... Read More » 


4th of July Fireworks Cruise - start Jul 04 2017 0730PM

4th of July Fireworks Cruise: Jul 4, 2017 7:30PM

Enjoy the Sanibel Island fireworks from the water on the Fireworks Cruise! Complimentary soft drinks, bottle water and snacks! Feel free to B.Y.O.B! Listening to tropical music, we ... Read More » 


4th of July 2017 on Fort Myers Beach - start Jul 04 2017 0845PM

4th of July 2017 on Fort Myers Beach: Jul 4, 2017 8:45PM

Don't miss out on the annual fireworks display from the fishing pier on Fort Myers Beach! The Matanzas Pass Bridge will be closed from 9:30pm to 11pm to oncoming traffic. So you can get ... Read More » 


Know of a great Independence Day fireworks show? Add it to our calendar and be sure to send us a link by contacting us (make sure you reference this article). We'll make sure residents and visitors don't miss the opportunity!