Downtown Fort Myers is easy to get to and there’s plenty of parking — or bike, kayak, or boat to the festival!
GPS address: 1375 Monroe Street, Fort Myers, FL.
Click the handy site map to get your bearings … and scroll down for parking, biking, and boating info; area maps; and complete directions.
Parking is abundant all over downtown at city parking garages, city streets and special ArtFest parking lots — just look for these colorful signs.
Free trolleys run every few minutes to and from the parking lots along both MLK Jr. Blvd and McGregor Blvd.
(Upgrade to VIP for reserved parking right at the Festival.)
Pedal or Paddle to the Festival
PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION FOR 2015: Heitman St. and Bay St.
We’ll even have a bottle of water waiting to quench your thirst.
Staffed by BikeWalkLee and friends.
Sponsored by Lee Memorial Health System.
Stay the Weekend in the Best Waterfront Room: Your Boat!
The City of Fort Myers Yacht Basin on the Caloosahatchee River welcomes you to the friendliest marina along Southwest Florida’s ICW, located right in the Downtown River District. Great facilities for boaters and within walking distance of ArtFest Fort Myers, restaurants, entertainment, and shopping.
For reservations: 239-321-7080, VHF Channel 16, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for the Yacht Basin’s website and more info.
FREE day-use dockage available from 8am-10pm (subject to availability).
I-75 from the north:
Exit 141 West (Palm Beach Blvd) into downtown Fort Myers, where Palm Beach turns into Bay Street.
I-75 from the south:
Exit 138 West (Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.) to downtown Fort Myers.
From US Hwy 41: Northbound
Exit at Historic District McGregor Blvd, east (right turn).
From US Hwy 41: Southbound
First exit off the Caloosahatchee Bridge to right on First Street.