The Fort Myers Beach Lions has announced that the King Family Foundation, inspired by Fort Myers Beach residents Nina & Alex King, are sponsoring the 2022 Lions Club Shrimp Festival, March 12th and 13th.
The sponsorship is part of the Foundation’s objective to support the Fort Myers Beach community and “those who make Fort Myers Beach such an amazing place to live.”
Also, the Lions Club is accepting applications for vendors. Click HERE for an application. Setup is Friday, March 11th. This is an Arts & Crafts rain or shine event that takes place at Lynn Hall Park in Fort Myers Beach as part of the overall Shrimp Festival program of events.
The Fort Myers Beach Lions Club Shrimp Festival is now the major event of the year for Fort Myers Beach. The local Lions Club heads the individual events of the festival such as the parade, exhibition, Queens Pageant and the newly incorporated shrimp-eating contest! Drawing thousands of visitors from almost every state and many countries, the Lions Club Shrimp Festival is an event that locals count on year after year to put a smile on their faces, delicious “Pink Gold” shrimp dinners in their bellies and all the while, funds what serves to provide those less fortunate with opportunities they would otherwise not have.