Great Day to be a Cruiser on Fort Myers Beach


The Anchorage Advisory Committee for the Town of Fort Myers Beach and Matanzas on the Bay co-sponsored the 10th Annual Cruiser’s Appreciation Day Saturday April 1. The event showcases the Town’s 70-ball mooring field and facilities, and thanks the boaters who use it. The day was a huge success and could not have happened without the help from the following people and businesses:

Thanks to the following businesses and people for donations to the raffle: The Pierside Grill, Bonita Bill’s, Matanzas Inn Resort, Nervous Nellies, Skye’s Restaurant, Matanzas on the Bay, Local Color, Fish House Restaurant, Shipwreck, The Lani Kai, Castaways, South Beach Grille, Pete’s Time Out, Parrot Key Caribbean Grill, Zushi Zushi, Mom’s Café, Bob Beasley, Mango Rita’s, The Beach Pub, The Sand Bar, Fresh Catch, Hoosiers in Paradise, The Goodz, SOB’s, and the Key West Express.

Thanks to Scotty for his great music.

Thanks to Tony, Dave, Chris and all the folks at Matanzas on the Bay who helped plan, set up, cook and serve food and drink.

Thanks to all the town staff, who set up and took down the tents and equipment and helped before, during and after the event.

And thank you, Island Sand Paper, for your promotion and coverage of Cruiser’s Appreciation Day.


Katherine Light, Chair
Anchorage Advisory Committee
Town of Fort Myers Beach