Schedule

Ahoy Mateys! Join landlubbing families and pirates from across the country for three days of swashbuckling fun at the 12th Annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival. Named the #2 Pirate Festival in the Country by USA Today, this family-friendly event attracts thousands of people that come to enjoy the pirate bazaar, themed live music and performances, exhilarating live ship battles, children’s activities and the jolly pub quest (21+ event). Pirates and landlubbers both young and old are sure to walk away with memories to treasure.

A $5 donation for adult entry (Ages 12+)

2017 Schedule Information Coming Soon!

Click Here to Print the 2016 Pirate Fest Schedule

FRIDAY OCTOBER 7TH
Located in Times Square

PubQuest Passes Available for Sale 5:30pm
PubQuest Group Gathering/Stage 6:00pm
Live Music by West of Galway/Stage 6:00pm-10:00pm
PubQuest Awards 8:00pm
Adult Pirate Cruise/Salty Sam’s Marina 7:00pm

SATURDAY OCTOBER 8TH

Opening Cannon/Battle Site 10:00am
Pirate Walk/Old San Carlos Blvd & Times Square 10:00am
Kids Fishing Tournament/Dock 10:00am-12:00pm
Family Pirate Cruise/Nervous Nellie’s 11:30am
Kids Costume Contest/Crow’s Nest Stage 12:30pm-12:55pm
Pie Eating Contest/First Street Fountain 1:10pm
Sea Battle in Matanzas Pass 1:30pm-2:10pm
Vow Renewals/Crow’s Nest Stage 2:30pm-2:50pm
Renee & Dimitri’s Wedding/Cannon Stage 4:45pm-5:00pm
Closing Cannon/Battle Site 5:00pm
Family Pirate Cruise/Salty Sam’s Marina 5:00pm
Rum Tasting Party/Yucatan Beach Stand 6:00pm-7:30pm
CODE RUM – Rum Tasting Party/Yucatan Beach Stand 6-7:30pm
Live Music by West of Galway/Times Square 6:00pm-10:00pm
Adult Pirate Cruise/Salty Sam’s Marina 7:30pm
Adult Costume Contest/Times Square 8:00pm

SUNDAY OCTOBER 9TH

Opening Cannon/Battle Site 10:00am
Pirate Walk/Old San Carlos Blvd & Times Square 10:00am
Family Pirate Cruise/Nervous Nellie’s 11:30am
Kids Costume Contest/Crow’s Nest Stage 12:30pm-12:55pm
Pie Eating Contest/First Street Fountain 1:10pm
Sea Battle in Matanzas Pass 1:30pm-2:10pm
Closing Cannon/Battle Site 5:00pm
Family Pirate Cruise/Salty Sam’s Marina 5:00pm
Take a cruise to watch the Sea Battle at FMB Pirate Fest; times and reservations at www.fortmyersprincess.net

CANNON STAGE (MAIN)
Located Next to Nervous Nellie’s Crazy Waterfront Eatery Saturday & Sunday, Unless Otherwise Noted

Steadfast Steel 10:00am-10:40am
The Rusty Anchors 10:50am-11:30am
The Craic Show 11:40am-12:20pm
The Rusty Anchors 12:30pm-1:00pm
Cannibal Chrispy 1:05pm-1:20pm
Sea Battle in Matanzas Pass 1:30pm-2:10pm
The Craic Show 2:30pm-3:10pm
The Rusty Anchors 3:20pm-4:00pm
The Craic Show 4:10pm-4:45pm
Renee & Dimitri’s Wedding Saturday Only 4:45pm-5:00pm

CROW’S NEST STAGE
Located Next to the Third Street Entrance Saturday & Sunday, Unless Otherwise Noted

Arrr, Inc. 10:30am-11:00am
Blackbeard’s Kids Show 11:10am-11:40am
Steadfast Steel 11:50am-12:20pm
Kids Costume Contest 12:30pm-12:55pm
Sea Battle in Matanzas Pass 1:30pm-2:10pm
Vow Renewals Saturday Only 2:30pm-2:50pm
Steadfast Steel Sunday Only 2:30pm-2:50pm
Arrr, Inc. 3:00pm-3:30pm
Blackbeard’s Kids Show 3:40pm-4:10pm
Arrr, Inc. 4:20pm-4:50pm

STREET PERFORMERS

Arrr, Inc.
Captain Jase
For Love or Money
Freaky Tiki Jem & Jasper
Lord Henry Hyde
Pirate Puppets Raphael & The Countess Lucinda
The Skeleton Crew The Skeleton Pirate
Steadfast Steel

The above schedule is subject to changes with or without prior notice due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.