Things to Do

ArtFest Fort Myers

ArtFest Fort Myers

Wining and dining or taking a Fort Myers family vacation, there are always things to do in Southwest Florida. Experience the rich cultural community or explore Florida’s natural side. Visitors shouldn’t miss the Shell Factory, featuring rare and indigenous shells, or the beautiful winter homes of American visionaries Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. Enjoy Spring Training Baseball, or events at the Harborside Event Center. The Best Western Waterfront is also conveniently located a mile from downtown Fort Myers. See below for information on various activities and things to do in our area.


  • Fort Myers Beach (17 Miles)
  • Sanibel Island (20 Miles)
  • Captiva Island (30 Miles)


  • Historic Downtown Fort Myers
  • Edison Mall
  • Bell Tower Mall
  • Gulf Coast Town Center
  • Miromar Outlets
  • Tanger Factory Outlets
  • Coconut Point Mall


Nature and Outdoor Activities


For more information about things to do and see in Fort Myers, or to book a reservation, contact us or call us toll-free at (800) 274-5511.