Southwest Florida's Premier Art Festival

On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Festival Guide

Everything you need to know for a fabulous weekend

Meet the Artists

Only 1 in 5 who apply are accepted, so you get the best

Opening Night

The Friday evening party is a feast for all your senses

VIP Access

Special privileges await you (at an incredible value)

Family Fun

A family-friendly festival, plenty to see and do for all ages

Special Getaway

Great value package includes hotel plus VIP tickets to the festival

Online Gallery

Explore the wonderful, expertly selected artists of ArtFest Fort Myers

Art Education

ArtFest supports art education opportunities for children and teens

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Suncoast Partnership Brings Prestigious Award

August 30, 2016

suncoastArtFest Fort Myers recently received numerous Florida Festival & Events Association honors and was particularly proud to be recognized with a First Place Award for their successful sponsorship program with Suncoast Credit Union and the Art Under 20 high school art competition.

“When the arts are an active and vibrant part of a community, everyone benefits. Suncoast Credit Union is elated to know that ArtFest Fort Myers has been recognized as the jewel we believe it is, and that our members and the larger community get exposure to the arts in a way that might not happen without such an event,” said Greg Pasanen, Regional Vice President.

With the support of Suncoast Credit Union, the Art Under 20 exhibit and competition, which takes place over festival weekend, gives hundreds of talented high school students an opportunity to showcase their artwork to festival goers while competing for $8,000 in cash awards. Students artists from across our community exhibit in the categories of Digital, Drawing, Painting, Photography, 3-D and Mixed Media and student Entry Forms are available now for the 2017 competition. For more information, visit ArtFestFortMyers.com



Saturday and Sunday, February 4 & 5, 2017
10 am - 5 pm
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Opening Night: Friday, February 3 • 6 - 9 pm

Phone: 239-768-3602

Email: info@artfestfortmyers.com

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