Things to do in Fort Myers Beach

There's a lot of fun things to do on the beach, even in bad weather!

Of all the fun things to do in Fort Myers Beach, you're probably not surprised that taking a dolphin cruise on Sea Racer Tours is at the top of our list. What can we say? We're unashamedly biased. ;-)

But even though we live in the Sunshine State, sometimes the sun doesn't come out and it often pours rain. So if the weather is terrible and you're looking for things to do in Fort Myers today, Sea Racer Tours is here to help steer you in the right direction. Check out some of our favorite things to do below.

Fort Myers Beach Theater

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Sit back, relax and let the Beach Theater's friendly waitstaff pamper you while you enjoy a movie! This is America's original, first-run food theater dedicated to showing only the best first-run movies, in a clean, comfy environment. Enjoy a meal and the show!

Contact Info:

6425 Estero Blvd.

Ft. Myers Beach, FL 33931

(239) 765-9000

Ostego Bay Marine Science Center

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The Center provides a Marine Science Experience through interactive exhibits, aquariums, touch tank, one of kind collections and unique displays. Explore and discover the natural beauty of SWFL. Learn about the unique ecology of the barrier islands & estuary ecosystem.

Contact Info:

718 Fisherman's Wharf

Ft. Myers Beach, FL 33931

(239) 765-8101

Bay Oaks Recreational Campus

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Bay Oaks Recreational Center includes 4 tennis courts, two baseball / softball fields, disc golf course, a playground, and also a natural area.  Indoor amenities include a weight room, basketball courts, pickle ball, yoga, and a variety of exercise classes. Special events such as "Fright Night" occur periodically.

Contact Info:

2371 Oak St

Ft. Myers Beach, FL 33931

(239) 765-4222

Fort Myers Beach Bowl

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Fort Myers Beach Bowl was founded in 1963.  Enjoy nostalgic bowling on one of their 12 wooden lanes. Also enjoy pool, darts, and video games in their game room. If you're hungry, no problem! They have food and beverages available.   

Contact Info:

17651 San Carlos Blvd.

Ft. Myers Beach, FL 33931

(239) 689-3552

The Mound House

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 The Mound House serves as a multi-level museum, showcasing Calusa artifacts and interactive exhibits. The ancient people exhibit displays tools and weapons that were excavated on site, as well as recreated replicas that allow you to get hands on just like the Calusa.

Contact Info:

451 Connecticut St

Ft. Myers Beach, FL 33931

(239) 765-0865

Even more indoor-ideas for a rainy day...

Fort Myers Beach Public Library

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The library features a large selection of titles and genres, both classic and new, as well as a café, educational programs and DVD selection. They have youth programs and hold events all throughout the year.

Contact Info:

2755 Estero Blvd

Ft. Myers Beach, FL 33931

(239) 765-8162

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Visitors to the Edison & Ford Winter Estates will enjoy seeing the winter residences of famous inventors Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. There are historical buildings, award-winning gardens, the Edison Botanic Research Lab and the Inventors Museum. The museum has hundreds of inventions, artifacts and special exhibits.

Contact Info:

2350 McGregor Blvd

Fort Myers, FL 33901

(239) 334-7419


Zoomers is a family friendly fun park where you can enjoy a large arcade, games, air hockey, prizes, basketball and more. Visit the Sidetracked Bar & Grille located in the center of the park. It's an outdoor oasis with 12 TVs, pool and air hockey tables, and free table games. Food, soft drinks, beer, wine, and cocktails are served daily

Contact Info:

17455 Summerlin Rd

Fort Myers, FL 33908

(239) 481-9666

IMAG History & Science Center


The IMAG History & Science Center offers fun for all ages to discover the wonders of science and history, providing a large open environment to explore over 60 hands-on exhibits. Feed a stingray, touch animals in the "LIVE!" Animal Encounter shows, and visit the Living Lab to see turtles, snakes, frogs, a bearded dragon, and much more!  

Contact Info:

2000 Cranford Ave

Fort Myers, FL 33916

(239) 243-0043

Bailey-Matthews Nat'l Shell Museum

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The BMNSM is a natural history museum that exhibits beautiful shells from around the globe. Their world-renowned malacologist and marine biologists are joined by highly educated volunteers to offer a wealth of knowledge, surprising facts, and rare insights into the lesser-known complexities of shells.


Contact Info:

3075 Sanibel Captiva Rd

Sanibel, FL 33957

(239) 395-2233

We hope you have fun and that we get a chance to see you soon on Sea Racer Tours!