Looking to celebrate Halloween on Fort Myers Beach?

    There are a lot of choices for all ages this weekend. Lots of costume contests, prizes, candy, adult beverages and fun. Take your pick and Happy Halloween!


     Zombie Crawl

    Channel your undead alter ego and join local artists, actors and fun-seekers for a memorable evening of zombie fun on Friday. Gather at the Lighthouse Tiki Bar at 7pm to begin a zombie stumble to other downtown pubs looking for brains to eat and mayhem to ensue.

    Cottage Fright Night

    Join the Cottage crew for Friday Night Fright Night with live music by The Steve Farst Trio from 9pm-1am and a costume contest with cash and gift card prizes. 1st Place Individual will win $100 cash plus $100 gift card; 1st Place Group will win $150 cash and $150 gift card. Winners announced at midnight. 239-765-5440


     Pet Parade

    The 6th Annual Pawsitively Awesome Howl’oween Pet Parade and Artisan/Fresh Market will be held at Santini Marina Plaza on Saturday October 29th from 9am-2pm. Have some fun dressing you and your pet for a Pet Parade at 11am, registration is 10-10:30am sharp next to DJ booth. Kicking off the Santini season of events, the Pet Parade and Artisan Market welcomes seasonal residents back to the Island with great food, fresh produce and unique vendors. Enjoy music by Colton James. Find A Home Give A Home Pet Rescue will be accepting donations of dog and cat food and supplies. 239-443-8810

    Halloween Party

    Enjoy some early Halloween Fun at Castaways in Santini Plaza on Saturday. Costume contest with 1st Place wining $300 cash; 2nd Place-$200 gift card and 3rd Place $100 gift card. Winners announced at 11pm. Hourly prizes starting at 8pm. Live music by Wayward Souls from 8pm. 239-463-4644


     Tiki Bar Halloween

    The place to be on Monday nights is the place to be on Halloween! The Lighthouse Tiki Bar is hosting a Halloween Party with a Costume Contest. 1st Place-$100; 2nd Place-$50 and 3rd Place-$25. Winners announced 8-9pm. Happy Hour specials from 4-7pm. 239-463-9392

     Beach Baptist Trunk or Treat

    Bring the little ones to Beach Baptist at 130 Connecticut St. on Monday from 6-9pm for Trunk or Treat! The parking area will be filled with colorfully decorated trunks and Halloween fun. Free and open to all, there will be a bounce house, concessions, live music and of course, lots and lots of candy! 239-463-6452

    Cottage Halloween Bash

    The renowned Cottage Halloween Bash is on Monday from 8pm to 1am. The 29th Annual Costume Contest offers over $1,000 in prizes. 1st Place Individual wins $150 cash plus $150 gift card; 2nd Place Individual wins $75 cash plus $75 gift card; 1st place Group wins $200 each plus $200 gift card; 2nd Place Group wins $100 each plus $100 gift card. Winners announced at midnight. Music by 3 Crooked Steps. 239-765-5440.


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