- The list below includes 125 free or cheap things to do in or near North Fort Myers, Florida, including 66 different types of inexpensive activities like Nature & Wildlife Areas, Playgrounds, Comedy Clubs and Movie Theaters.
- From Jumping Jacks Fun Zone to Shell Factory & Nature Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in North Fort Myers and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Punta Gorda and Fort Myers Beach.
Visitors can experience the latest movie releases with stadium seating at Marquee Cinemas. Their movies are played with digital projection, and they also feature 3-D films. The theater can be rented out for birthday parties and other events.
47% 163 votes
3450 Ortiz Avenue, Fort Myers, FL 33905 MoreLess Info
The Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting environmental and educational awareness of the Southwestern eco-system. Also featuring a planetarium exploring the skies, the 105-acre site has walking trails, an aviary, museum and more.
47% 116 votes
35 NE Pine Island Road, Cape Coral, FL MoreLess Info
Miniature golf, batting cages, a huge area with arcade games and many more entertaining things to do await the children at Mike Greenwell's Bat-A-Ball & Family Fun Park. It also has 4 go-cart tracks.
Located in Cape Coral, family-owned Wicked Dolphin Rum Distillery is located just miles from Florida's expansive sugarcane fields. The distillery offers tours throughout the week, taking visitors through the entire process from cooking to fermentation and barreling.
82% 175 votes
East End of SE 23 Terrace, Cape Coral, FL MoreLess Info
Situated in a natural wetland, Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve offers visitors kayaking, biking, hiking, and other outdoor activities. The preserve has a veterans memorial area with a life-size statue honoring those who served in WWII.
94% 2509 votes
7751 Penzance Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33912 MoreLess Info
The Fort Myers Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve spans approximately nine miles and hosts a variety of endangered wildlife. The Preserve, which is open to the public during daylight, is dedicated to studying, protecting and preserving many species that are found nowhere else on earth.
Presenting a series of five Masterworks concerts annually, the Southwest Florida Symphony strives to deliver impeccable artistry through performance time and time again. The symphony's world class music entertains and educates all who visit.
95% 200 votes
Club Square - SE 10th Place & SE 47th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33904 MoreLess Info
Open on Saturdays, Cape Coral Farmers Market runs from October through May and features multiple vendors for baked goods, seafood, produce, cheeses, arts and crafts and much more. They also have live music.