Memorial Day is a holiday that gives people a much-needed break from work, but it also stands as an important remembrance of people who have dedicated their lives to military service. Fort Myers offers many opportunities to honor the legacy of those individuals and also has activities that can make the whole weekend fun for the family. 

Festivities are often centered around the beach, but there are several other different events to enjoy, too. Here is our list of the best things to do on Memorial Day in Fort Myers:

Whatever you choose to do on Memorial Day in Fort Myers, make it a fun day to spend with family while remembering those who gave their life serving our country. 

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Red, White & Tunes Festival

on Sunday, 28 May, 2023 1:00 PM
at Caloosa Sound Amphitheater
2101 Edwards Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33901
Attending Interested

Celebrate Memorial Day with good food, great music, and much more at Caloosa Sound Amphitheater!


Memorial Day at Gulf Coast Town Center

on Monday, 29 May, 2023 12:00 PM
at Gulf Coast Town Center
9903 Gulf Coast Main Street, Fort Myers, FL 33913
Attending Interested

Come and celebrate Memorial Day with us!

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Memorial Day “Murph” Challenge

on Saturday, 27 May, 2023 7:30 AM
at Thunder Performance CrossFit
17081 Cam Ct, Fort Myers, FL 33967
Attending Interested

Join us May 27th to do the Memorial Day Murph Challenge At Thunder Performance

3rd Annual LunaFest: Film Festival

on Friday, 26 May, 2023 7:00 PM
at Alliance for the Arts
10091 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL 33919
Attending Interested

Here at the Alliance, we’re all about creativity and diversity.