News Room

Media Contact
Sharon McAllister, Executive Director
info@artfestfortmyers.com or click here to send a message
Phone 239-768-3602

Background info: All About the Festival * About ArtFest Fort Myers

  • Featured News Release

    ArtFest Fort Myers – much more than a great festival for our community

    Once again — for the 17th year —ArtFest Fort Myers created a three-day art extravaganza the first weekend of February. 85,000 residents and visitors enjoyed exceptional art by top-notch artists from across the country and around the world. Every year close to 900 artists apply. A jury of professional artists, curators and academics choose only […]

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    ArtFest & Suncoast Credit Union Honor Art Under 20 Winners

    ArtFest Fort Myers awarded $7,400 in prizes to Lee County high school students at the Art Under 20 Award Reception, held at the Harborside Event Center on February 29th. At this season’s Art Under 20, proudly sponsored by Suncoast Credit Union, local high school students representing 18 Lee County high schools entered 293 pieces of […]

    Publix Run to the Arts – 5K at ArtFest Fort Myers

    5K. Run or walk, race or fun. At the one and only ArtFest Fort Myers. When announcing Publix Run to the Arts Sharon McAllister, ArtFest Fort Myers’ Executive Director said “This is so much more than any ordinary 5K. Publix Run To The Arts brings together the best that life has to offer: health and […]

    Call for Artists for 2016 Fine Art Festival

    What: ArtFest Fort Myers 16th annual downtown Fort Myers juried fine art festival showcases the work of 215 artists and also includes great food; continuous entertainment; free interactive children’s art experiences; Chalk Block, a sidewalk chalk competition; and Art Under 20, the largest high school art competition in Southwest Florida. Festival Dates: February 6 & […]

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Photos

The Albums on the ArtFest Fort Myers Facebook page provide images for media use. Click on the desired photo to display it, then right-click and “save as” to download. (For actual artwork, we will send you high-resolution images upon request.)

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SAVE THE DATE!

Saturday and Sunday, February 3 & 4, 2018
10 am - 5 pm
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Opening Night: Friday, February 2 • 6 - 9 pm

Phone: 239-768-3602

Email: info@artfestfortmyers.com

“The Arts Mean Business”

Did you know that Lee County’s non-profit arts organizations create 2,038 full-time jobs and $68 million in economic activity? More »