Join jolly pirates, wenches, corsairs and beauties as they make camp and prepare for battle on the edge of the Historic Seaport District of Old San Carlos. The swashbuckling fun doesn’t stop for a moment during the Columbus Day weekend celebration.
Named the #2 Pirate Festival in the Country by USA Today, this family-friendly event attracts thousands of people that come to enjoy the pirate bazaar, themed live music and performances, exhilarating live ship battles, children’s activities and the jolly pub quest (21+ event).
Pirates and landlubbers both young and old are sure to walk away with memories to treasure.
Fair winds, me mateys, and see ye thar…
A $5 donation for adult entry (Ages 12+)
More information on schedule, tickets, where to stay, and transportation to the festival.
It’s Time for the 2016 Island Hopper
The Island Hopper Songwriter Fest brings music back to the beach with new artists and new events in 2016.
The free festival will take place over 10 days on Southwest Florida’s most beautiful barrier islands and offers a range of star-studded performances. The festival kicks off on Captiva Island, September 23-25 and wraps up September 30-October 2 on Fort Myers Beach. Historic downtown Fort Myers will once again feature midweek performances. There will be a limited number of ticketed events for special performances.
Get excited for our first headlining act, Maren Morris, whose single, “My Church” is currently in the top 20 on the Billboard Hot Country chart.
More information about artists performing in this year’s festival, schedules, lodging, and venues.