Why Downtown Fort Myers?
Historic Downtown Fort Myers has limitless offerings to those who live where others only dream of vacationing! Home to unique shopping destinations, excellent restaurants and weekly events taking place right in your backyard…the options of things to see and do are simply infinite here!
Eat: Yummmm! There are so many restaurants just a .75 mile walk from Prima Luce. Enjoy delectable fare from the The Veranda, Los Cabos Cantina and Tequila Bar, Firestone, Blu Sushi, Capone’s Coal Fired Pizza, Ford’s Garage, The Standard, Twisted Vine Bistro and The Barrel Room, Prime De Leon, and tons of other dining options for every taste.
Do: Downtown Fort Myers is a mecca for various festivals, block parties, and events all year long! Monthly events include Art Walk (first Friday of every month), Music Walk (third Friday of every month), Downtown Farmers Market (Thursdays), Car Cruise-Ins ( and Pet Walk (fourth Friday of every month). Fun annual events include the St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, Edison Festival of Light Parade, Holiday Lights at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates, ArtFest and more!). Plus, we’re within 20 miles of beautiful Southwest Florida beaches!
Kid Friendly: There is plenty to do for the kiddos in and around downtown. Discover the exciting world of STEM at the Imaginarium (currently merging with the Southwest Florida Museum of History) or visit Scoops on First; The Skatium (moments away from the immediate downtown area); The Arts for ACT Gallery; YMCA Skate Park; Edison and Ford Winter Estates; Pure Fort Myers boat tours; True Tours; The Butterfly Estates; and plenty more! Make sure to bring the little ones to the Southwest Florida Reading Festival in March.
The Arts: Take in a show or exhibit at Florida Repertory Theatre or Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center. Downtown Fort Myers is home to ArtFest, a highly anticipated annual event welcoming more than 80,000 people to this two-day celebration of local artists. Purchase beautiful artwork for a great cause at the Arts for ACT Gallery, owned and operated by Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Inc.
Nightlife: Whether you are looking for a casual sports bar, a local speakeasy, or a trendy rooftop bar, Downtown Fort Myers has it all to enjoy delicious libations and great music. Firestone Sky Bar, The 86 Room, The Barrel Room, City Tavern, Hideaway Sports Bar, The Indigo Room, Cowboy Up
Shopping: Stroll through Downtown and check out the charming shops that feature unique items and one-of-a-kind antiques. Don’t miss Belle Fille; Antiques and Memories; Enjewel Boutique; Echo Vintage Books & Vinyl Records; Sidecar Treats; He She & Me; Market Earth; Mother Natures Gift Shop; Naples Soap Company; Savvy! On First; The Franklin Shops; Timeless Items; Quartz and Clover; and many others!
Historic Downtown Fort Myers is just a short walk from your new home at Prima Luce, located at 2631 First Street! We’re using the hashtag #ThisIsYourBackyard on social media to highlight everything there is to do and see when you’re a resident at Southwest Florida’s newest waterfront condominium community, Prima Luce!