Helping over 100,000 tourists annually, the Chamber of Commerce answers questions about Fort Myers Beach and the surrounding area. Open seven days a week (six days after April), visitors find information about restaurants, accommodations, attractions, fishing, boating and business services available in the area from their courteous and friendly staff. The area is known for its white, sandy beaches overlooking the calm, beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Amazing sunsets complement gorgeous, sunny weather that are important, memorable features for visitors and residents alike.
Check our website at: www.FortMyers BeachChamber.org or call (239) 454-7500.
This family friendly area has become known for the Chamber of Commerce's signature event, the American Sandsculpting Championship and Festival. This event is celebrating its 26th year the first weekend in November. Professional, World Champion sculptors will again compete for prize money and bragging rights.
Our gulf waters provide the most productive shrimp docks in the entire state of Florida. Consumers and area restaurants buy shrimp and other seafood right from the docks.The only way to get fresher shrimp is out of your own net.
The beauty of the area is complemented with a number of hotels that have achieved a 'green status' for being environmentally friendly from the state of Florida. Seasonal opportunities include sightings of manatees, dolphins, sea turtles, and much more.
Many couples choose Fort Myers Beach to exchange their wedding vows on a sandy beach that fulfills a 'dream-like' setting. The Chamber of Commerce can provide many options to help make that special wedding day memorable through the help of our member businesses.
Fort Myers Beach is a small town whose businesses exude that feel with outstanding homemade food in many restaurants (right down to the chips), upscale choices from award winning chefs, and many entrepreurial shops that capture that unbridled feeling of being on vacation and far from the worries or grinding schedule people fulfill the rest of the year.
Whether the fun and frolic on a Pirate ship (even a pirate festival the second weekend in October), jet skis, sailing, or for great fishing and boating, Fort Myers Beach has it all. From the nearby Edison and Ford Winter Estates to pampering spa treatments, golf, and great shopping, this area is fast becoming found for its beauty and fun. Whether to relax or to compete in an open water swim you will not be at a loss for fun opportunities!