Celebrate the Holidays in Fort Myers This Year!
Season’s greetings! The holidays are upon us, and while you may not get a white Christmas in Fort Myers or nearby Cape Coral, our area still plays host to some of the most festive holiday events and activities going on this December. Don’t believe us? Check out this guide to family-friendly holiday cheer in and around Fort Myers.
1. Festival of Trees
Sponsored by Goodwill of Southwest Florida and the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, this local favorite is a showcase of some of the area’s most beautiful Christmas trees and includes live entertainment, breakfast with Santa, and much more.
Where: 2301 First Street, Fort Myers, FL
When: November 29th-December 3rd
2. Holiday in the Park
Enjoy train rides, cookies and cider, along with special guests Santa and Mrs. Claus, at the annual Holiday in the Park festivities in Bonita Springs. All goodies and activities are FREE and open to the public!
Where: Riverside Park, 10450 Reynolds Street, Bonita Springs, FL
When: Tuesday, December 5th, 4:30-8:30 p.m.
3. Cape Coral Christmas Boat Parade
For well over three decades, the Cape Coral Christmas Boat Parade has been a regional favorite with beautiful views of over 100 boats and fun for the whole family, including visits with Santa and a wide range of food vendors.
Where: Four Freedoms Park, 4818 Tarpon Court, Cape Coral, FL
When: Saturday, December 16, 4:00-10:00 p.m.
4. Edison and Ford Holiday Nights
Enjoy touring the beauty of the Edison and Ford Estates as they’re decked out in full holiday regalia for Edison and Ford Holiday Nights.
Where: 2350 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL
When: November 24th-December 23rd and December 26th-31st, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
5. A Christmas Story: The Musical
Forget Netflix tonight—how about dinner and a show? Enjoy this favorite holiday classic, along with other seasonal offerings, at the Broadway Palm dinner theater.
Where: 1380 Colonial Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL
When: November 23rd-December 25th
Enjoy Every Season’s Best Events with Jaguar Fort Myers
The team at Jaguar Fort Myers is excited about the holidays, but we’re also here all year long with helpful tips and suggestions of some of our favorite events and activities going on throughout the area. Stop in and see us at 15875 S. Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers, FL, or contact us with any questions about this holiday’s biggest events near Bonita Springs. When it comes time for summer, be sure to check out our guide to Fourth of July in Fort Myers!