I hope everyone enjoyed their holiday time with family and friends. Now it’s time for 2015: Ring in the New Year right! The annual New Year’s Downtown Countdown will start at 8 pm on December 31st in the historic downtown Fort Myers River District. Event is free and open to the public; included this year will be five stages of live music: UV (U2 tribute band) headlines on the city stage at Bay & Hendry Streets, Marty Stokes Band located in the Patio de Leon, Cherry Bombs will be at First and Broadway Streets, The Ben Allen Band on Hendry at Cowboy Up, and Redemption located on First & Jackson Streets. Stage start times will be staggered beginning at 8 pm with the main stage beginning at 10 pm. The annual midnight ball drop will be at Bay & Hendry Streets, followed by fireworks!
Please be sure to visit TopAgent's Blog by Brett Ellis; this week he has very interesting information about our real estate market. The River District's website also has the latestest on all future fun events for 2015. Music Walk is held 3rd Friday of every month; next Music Walk will be on January 16th starting @7pm. Art Walk is held 1st Friday of every month next Art Walk will be held January 2nd starting @6pm.