9TH ANNUAL PIRATE FEST Fort Myers Beach
Columbus Day Weekend, October 10 – 12, 2014
Pirates will once again be invading Fort Myers Beach for the 9th Annual Pirate Fest Oct. 10-12.
“With the addition of more activities and entertainment, this year’s event promises to be even more spectacular than the last,” says Chamber President Bud Nocerra.
The plunder runs all weekend long and begins with a boom. Opening cannon shots are fired on Friday at 5PM and closing cannon shots are on Sunday at 5PM.
“Pirate Fest will include live music, events and acts, cannon firing demonstrations, live mermaids and pirate groups on stage and interacting with the crowd
The most exciting event will be the live sea battle at 1:45 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Pirate Fest evening festivities will include a Pirate’s Ball Friday, October 10th, and a Pub Crawl all weekend.
We invite swashbucklers of all ages to put on their best pirate gear and join in the fun all weekend long beginning Friday evening and continuing through Sunday evening.