A vacation on the Gulf of Mexico exudes a certain serenity that is not found anywhere else. The beach itself is Fort Myers Beach’s most popular attraction. Sugary white sand and calm, gem-toned waters make this destination a must-see.
You may want to plan your Fort Myers Beach vacation around the town’s lively festivals.
Get your fill of shellfish and other seafood at the Shrimp Festival in March. Bring back your appetite in May for Taste of the Beach, a sampling of area restaurants.
The Fourth of July is a booming affair with fireworks at the pier. October brings Pirate Fest, followed by November’s sand sculpting competitions, and a festival decorated boat parade in December.