Fort Myers Brewing announces Winterfest set for Dec. 14-17

Fort Myers Brewing Company has announced the dates for its annual winter celebration, Winterfest, to take place Thursday, Dec. 14 through Sunday, Dec. 17.

The event will feature four days of beer releases, food trucks, live music, a holiday night market featuring local handcrafted items, and a festive “Movie in the Parking Lot” screening of The Grinch. Fort Myers Brewing will have its popular Keg Nog on tap, a holiday-inspired imperial stout, along with other festive drinks to be announced. There will also be plenty of free photo opportunities with Santa and the Grinch for attendees and their furry friends.

The event will have local food truck favorites Wicked Streatery, King’s Tacos & Burritos, Don’t Give Up and more. There will be live music from Hat Trick, Briz & Lady, Brian Markley, Jeff Lyons and others throughout the weekend.

Taproom hours will vary each day of the event. The full event schedule and beer lineup will be announced in the coming weeks.

Winterfest will be held at Fort Myers Brewing Company, located at 12811 Commerce Lakes Drive, Suite 28, in Fort Myers. For more information, visit or call 239-313-6576. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, as seats tend to fill up quickly.

Fort Myers Brewing will also host a variety of other holiday happenings throughout the month of December, including photos with Santa and Christmas ornament painting for kids and adults. For more details and the brewery’s latest schedule, visit

About Fort Myers Brewing Company
Established in 2013, Fort Myers Brewing Company was the first microbrewery to open in Lee County and continues to lead Southwest Florida’s surging craft beer movement. Founded by Rob and Jen Whyte, Fort Myers Brewing carries a signature line of flagship beers in addition to seasonal brews and small-batch specialties. Its ales, pilsners, stouts, IPAs and hard seltzers are winners of multiple prestigious awards, including a gold at the 2022 World Beer Cup, golds at the Best Florida Beer Competition and Great American Beer Festival, and Grand National Champion at the 2021 and 2022 U.S. Open Hard Seltzer Championships. Fort Myers Brewing was named “Best Large Brewery in Florida” in 2016 and received the Business Resiliency and Innovation of the Year Award at the Lee County Economic Development Office, Horizon Council and Horizon Foundation’s 2021 Industry Appreciation Awards. Its beers are poured at 1,600 locations, including bars, restaurants and retail outlets, including grocery, package and convenience stores. The brewery is located at 12811 Commerce Lakes Drive, Suite 28, in Fort Myers. For more information, visit or call 239-313-6576.
This article was submitted by a Guest Author of the Above Board Chamber.