The health and safety of our employees and guests is of paramount importance. We are continuously monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in our state. We are in regular contact with authorities and are prepared to respond to recommendations issued by the Centers for Disease Control and the Florida Department of Health.


We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our visitors, and our Lee Civic Center staff.  You must follow all posted instructions while visiting the Lee Civic Center. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying conditions are especially vulnerable. By visiting the Lee Civic Center, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. The health and safety of those who visit the Lee Civic Center is our top priority.  Your support is vital to this effort.

Hand Sanitizer Stations


Increased number of hand sanitizer locations throughout showrooms for guests to utilize.

Limited Building Capacity


To encourage social distancing, building and showrooms capacity may be limited based on guidelines from Florida Authorities and the CDC.

Limited Contact


To limit contact, cashless payment options are available and encouraged.



Social Distancing


Guests and employees are required to practice CDC Guidelines by standing at least 6 feet away from other individuals not traveling with them while visiting the property.

Employee Health Screening


The Lee Civic Center continuously screens its staff consistent with CDC protocol and guidelines to ensure a safe workplace.

Not Feeling Well?


Please stay home if you are feeling unwell, or experiencing the following symptoms – fever, cough, or shortness of breath.


Personal Protective Equipment


Face masks will be required for all employees within the buildings and showrooms. Face masks are encouraged for all guests, please check event listings for individual requirements.

Increased Cleaning Protocol


Facility cleaning protocols, including bathroom maintenance and frequent public touchpoints, has been increased to ensure cleanliness and the health and safety of all guests.

Hygiene Signage


Informational signage on best hygiene practices will be posted throughout all fairgrounds facilities to encourage handwashing and sanitation.







Welcome to the Lee Civic Center!


The Lee Civic Center offers quality entertainment throughout the entire year, including concerts, trade shows, expos and much more. 

The Southwest Florida and Lee County Fair is dedicated to the agricultural and horticultural advantages that are available through educational and informative showcases that feature participating youth from our community and surrounding counties.

The Fair Board, management and staff continuously strive to make your visit to our facility a pleasant experience. We look forward to continuous growth along with the community and welcome any suggestions or comments you may have in order to better serve you.


Pets are not permitted on the Fairgrounds. 
Do not leave them in your vehicle. 

Emotional Support animals are not allowed on the Fairgrounds. 
ONLY SERVICE animals as defined by the
Americans with Disability Act 
are allowed on our facilities. 

Contact us at

Phone: 239-543-8368  

Fax: 239-543-4110

11831 Bayshore Road
Fort Myers, FL 33917

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