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12 Indoor Activities To Enjoy In Fort Myers

Jul 26, 2018 02:47PM ● By Kevin

You can always count on your friends! #GTPlayers playing Pac Man Royal. Photo courtesy of GameTime (Fort Myers, FL) on Facebook.

Fort Myers is a hub for fun activities, both indoors and out. In the summertime, it's always easy to find something to do outside, between water activities, hiking, watching wildlife, and playing sports. However, if indoors is more your vibe, or you're looking for a change of pace, there are some hidden (and not-so-hidden) gems to consider. Whether you're looking to have an adults' night out, drop off the kids for a few hours, or enjoy some clean, family fun, we've got you covered with 12 great options right here in Fort Myers.

Below is our list broken out by the type of experience you're trying to have.

Best for Kids

In the summertime, especially, it can be tough to change things up for the kids. If you're all tapped out on ideas to keep the little ones occupied, here are three options that will have them laughing and playing for hours!

Zoomers Amusement Park - Fort Myers FL

Zoomers Amusement Park

Zoomers Amusement Park is an indoor/outdoor facility with a Family Fun Arcade, featuring our Winner’s Circle where great merchandise and the latest electronics can be won. Zoomers offer a... Read More » 

The Batters Box of SWFL - Fort Myers FL

The Batters Box of SWFL

The Batters Box is Southwest Florida’s newest indoor Baseball/Softball Training Facility! Opening July 14, 2018 the Batters Box offers 11,000 sqft of air conditioned training space for yo... Read More » 

Sky Zone Trampoline Park - Fort Myers FL

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

We’re always working to invent epic new ways to play, gather, and compete. Even though we’re the originators of wall-to-wall aerial action, we never stand still. The only way to understan... Read More » 


Best for Adults

With the tremendous art scene in Southwest Florida, there are a lot of indoor activities to explore your creative side. Whether you want to mix your creativity with a little booze, or simply relax and enjoy the finer things, we've got a short list of places to go to trigger your inner da Vinci!

Space39 Art Bar  Lounge - Fort Myers FL

Space39 Art Bar & Lounge

We Are An Upscale Art Bar & Martini Lounge With Weekly Live Entertainment , Featuring The Very Best Motown, Funk , Soul, Blues And Reggae Bands In Southwest Florida. We also Cater To ... Read More » 

Board  Brush - Fort Myers FL

Board & Brush

Are you looking for a night out with friends? Is your inner DIY itching for a fun new project without having to buy all your own supplies and make a mess at your house? Then BOOK A CLAS... Read More » 

Southwest Florida Symphony - Fort Myers FL

Southwest Florida Symphony

Each year, the Southwest Florida Symphony presents a series of five Masterworks Concerts featuring music from the great symphonic repertoire ranging from the Baroque era through the 21st ... Read More » 

DAAS Art Gallery - Fort Myers FL

DAAS Art Gallery

We are Southwest Florida's premier fine arts and crafts cooperative art gallery. Our focus is on quality, accessibility and client satisfaction. We pride ourselves in clean, contemporary,... Read More » 


Good for the Whole Family

Sometimes all we want to do is get out of the house with the whole family and spend some time together. Let your kids enjoy the arcade while you have a drink and watch the game, or check out one of many educational and/or entertainment opportunities within the local theatre scene. Here are a group of options to enjoy with your significant other, the kids, and anyone else in the immediate family.

GameTime - Fort Myers FL


GameTime Fort Myers offers fun indoor amusements for all ages with over 120 games, simulators and 6 lanes of Mini Bowling. Our beautiful Restaurant and Sports Bar provide both indoor and ... Read More » 

Broadway Palm Dinner Theater - Fort Myers FL

Broadway Palm Dinner Theater

Broadway Palm is now celebrating its 25th Season. The theatre entertains over 170,000 guests annually. The facility includes a 450-seat dinner theatre, a 100-seat “black-box” theatre call... Read More » 

Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall - Fort Myers FL

Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall

Located on the campus of Florida SouthWestern State College in Fort Myers Florida, the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall features the largest proscenium stage in Southwest Florida. The... Read More » 

Sidney  Berne Davis Art Center - Fort Myers FL

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center

The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, run by Florida Arts, Inc. (a 501c3 organization), is a must-see attraction with a colorful history. The center is dedicated to bringing world-clas... Read More » 

Alliance for the Arts - Fort Myers FL

Alliance for the Arts

Nestled on a ten-acre campus, Alliance for the Arts is the linchpin of the arts and culture industry in Southwest Florida. Our mission is to connect people to the arts and to each other. ... Read More » 


As always, if we're missing any of your favorites, tell us in the comments below!