Fort Myers Crab & Music Festival

April 10-12, 2020, The River District in downtown Fort Myers, FL

Love crab? Shrimp? All kinds of seafood? Want to enjoy a weekend of pure relaxation, eating and music? Then join us April 10-12, 2020 in the River District of downtown Fort Myers for the premiere of the Fort Myers Crab & Music Festival. Festivities begin Friday from 4pm-10pm, continuing Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. All weekend!!!


General admission is FREE to all ages !!!


This Crab & Music Festival is created for you like an outstanding meal, by incorporating and blending the finest ingredients. Choose entrees (crab and other seafood items, meat dishes and vegetarian entrees), all cooked fresh onsite. Select from a diversity of side dishes, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and of course - some scrumptious desserts!


While dining, listen to live musical performances on stage by Florida’s top musical talents. Performers and their performance are posted on the Performance Schedule to the right. Bands this year include, on Friday: The Verge (classic rock 70’s to present)JP Soars & The Red Hots (soul, blues) and Twinkle & Rock Soul Radio (soul, rock). Saturday performances: Free Fallin’ (Tom Petty Tribute Band)Carly Jo Jackson(Indie, pop, rock)Reverend Barry & The Funk (funk, soul) and Fleetwood Max (Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band). On Sunday: North Jetty Allstars (classic and yacht rock, bluegrass, blues), Dr. Dave Band (classic rock, country, bluegrass) and CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion (blues, soul, roots).


The final ‘seasoning’ will be shopping a marketplace of arts and crafts, gourmet food items and specialty products.


What’s not to love!!! A weekend of relaxing fun, great food and awesome live music. Bring family, friends and work associates. We will lay the feast - do come enjoy! After all, it is all done for YOU!


BANDS: Bands and showtimes are subject to change.

April 10-12, 2020
Friday 4pm-10pm, Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 11am-6pm
General admission is FREE !!!
Driving Directions

EVENT Address: 1300 Hendry Street, Fort Myers, FL 

FROM Hwy 41 Southbound

  • Proceed south across the Caloosahatchee Bridge
  • Take the first exit for First Street
  • Proceed east on First Street approximately 4 blocks to Hendry Street
  • Turn left and proceed north on Hendry Street to the show site

FROM Southbound N. Tamiami Trail

  • Go south across the Edison Bridge
  • Proceed south to First Street
  • Turn right on First Street
  • Proceed to Hendry Street
  • Turn right on Hendry Street and proceed north to the show site

FROM Southbound I-75

  • Go south across the Caloosahatchee River
  • Take the first exit (Hwy 80 aka: Palm Beach Blvd.)
  • Go right and merge onto Hwy 80 and proceed southwest to downtown Fort Myers
  • Hwy 80 (aka: Palm Beach Blvd.) becomes First Street
  • Proceed to Hendry Street
  • Turn right on Hendry Street and proceed north to the show site

Parking Information

See the parking map to the right. Click on the map to enlarge.


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