Thursday, October 16, 2014

Fort Myers Beach News


Pirate Museum Coming to Beach
The Pirate flair that fills Fort Myers Beach this weekend during the Pirate Festival will begin to fade on Monday, but those with a love of all things related to the Sweet Trade need not fret, for soon Fort Myers Beach will have its very own Pirate Museum! We met with Nervous Nellie’s owner Rob DeGennaro and Pirate Museum Project Manager John 'Jack' Moga this week, and they told us the idea has been a long time coming for a community with so colorful a pirate history. "The museum will be set up underneath the Snug Harbor building, which is about 1700 square feet of space,” Moga, who met DeGennaro through a business associate earlier this year, told us. "The museum will focus on pirates of the Colonial era that patrolled the east coast of the United States and the Caribbean.” To read more:

MPO Hears Report on Traffic/San Carlos Boulevard Planning Study
The Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) made a presentation last week on the results of a stakeholder's meeting held at Town Hall on May 30thconcerning improvements to San Carlos Boulevard and Estero Boulevard from Crescent Street to and including the Matanzas Pass Bridge. The presentation is but one part of the San Carlos Boulevard Project Development and Engineering (PD&E) Study being conducted by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) with the ultimate goal being improvements to our seasonal traffic tie-ups and San Carlos Boulevard itself - all the way up to the Gladiolus intersection.  Read more here:


Saturday, October 18th

9am-3pm, Santini Marina Plaza. Register for the parade from 10-10:45am, Grand Parade led by the world famous Fort Myers Beach Marching Kazoo Band at 11am, prizes
for best costumed pet, best costumed pet and owner, best decorated cart and pet and People’s Choice. 40+ arts/crafts/pet product vendors, DJ Larry, Santini Fresh
Market and hourly 50/50 raffle to benefit Friends of the Arts. Pet food collection for Find A Home, Give A Home, island pet rescue.

10am-9:30pm, Lakes Regional
Park, 7330 Gladiolus Dr.

5-10pm. Time Square. Live music, food and
fun with Troublemakerz

Sunday, October 19th

Fall & Halloween Festival
10am-9:30pm, Lakes Regional
Park, 7330 Gladiolus Dr.

11am-12:30pm, Salty Sam’s Marina

Monday, October 20th

6-9:30pm, Lakes Regional
Park, 7330 Gladiolus Dr.

10am, Lovers Key State Park. Hey kids! Join a park
ranger for a fun program to discover more about animal
tracks. All participants will have the chance to create
their very own track from plaster to take home! After
the program, kids can begin their journey to become a
Florida State Park Junior Ranger through the new
self-guided Junior Ranger Program. Free with park
entry. Reservations required. 239-463-4588.

Phillip Babcock
Century 21 TriPower Reality 239-994-4572
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