Plan a Visit

Heart of Fort Myers

Performing in the Historic Arcade Theatre, Florida Repertory Theatre is in the heart of the Fort Myers River District on Bay Street between Jackson and Hendry Streets. Please read below for information on parking, dining, and where to stay.



Parking is likely to fill up; you may arrive up to 2 hours before curtain. If the gates are not yet open, please do not park in front of the gate and wait until someone comes out at the start. See below for updated Parking Policies;

Effective immediately our patrons are only permitted access to parking on the paved parking lot on the right-hand side ONLY if they have a handicap sign or license plate. All our other patrons must park in the grass as directed by their parking attendant. Please comply with our new updates to the parking situation so we can continue to have access to this lot for our patrons

Please be advised that access to Free Parking at Florida Rep is a privilege afforded to our patrons by the property owner. Parking spaces are shared with River District merchants, employees, and residents and Florida Rep patrons will be allowed access no earlier than two hours before each performance. If you arrive a half hour before show time, be prepared to park in one of the public parking garages, located at 2118 Bay St, Fort Myers, FL 33901 and 2286 Main St, Fort Myers, FL 33901, or take advantage of numerous street parking options (free after 5 pm).


2267 Bay Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901


Summer Hours
Monday – Friday
10 am-1 pm

Regular Box Office Hours (Sept 2022 – May 2023):

Monday – Friday: 10 am – 5 pm

Show Day Box Office Hours:

Tuesday – Friday: 10 am – 7 pm

Saturday: 12 pm – 7 pm

Sunday: 12 pm – 2 pm

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Eat & Drink

Downtown Fort Myers has a variety of local restaurants & bars to choose from to patronize before or after your show.


Upscale casual dining. Eclectic food. Boutique wines. Sunday Brunch. Complimentary glass of wine with purchase of an entree with same day ticket.

View Website Call (239) 226-1687


The Veranda’s romantic setting in two turn-of-the-century homes, combined with our Southern Regional Cuisine, an extensive wine list, and first class service staff will provide you with the most unique dining experience in Southwest Florida.

View Website Call (239) 332-2065


Bruno’s of Brooklyn features authentic Italian recipes and Sicilian Specialties in the Heart of Downtown, Fort Myers.

View Website Call (239) 278-0211


Dine on fine seafood, steaks and more before the show. Choose from the regular menu or the prix fixe three-course menu for Florida Rep ticket holders, available from 5pm to 6:30pm. The chefs at Silver King Ocean Brasserie make the most of our proximity to fresh Florida seafood to showcase modern dishes that are far from common, yet easily approachable. Experience high-end dining in a comfortable environment. Reservations recommended.

View Website Call (239)314-3855


Every Kearns Restaurant Group dining experience is one-of-a-kind. When you visit any one of their 8 restaurants, you enter a unique world, each with its own style, décor and cuisine. Each of our current restaurants provide an ambiance that reflects the character of the restaurant, and we use only the highest quality ingredients, while providing unparalleled service.

View Website Call (239)334-3673

The Standard Restaurant

The Standard Restaurant is the latest culinary venture from brothers Chris and Doug Blauvelt, who bring more than 50 years combined experience in the food industry.

View the Website Call (239) 219-6463

Stay & Play

Florida Rep encourages you to enjoy the following partner hotels that support us and the arts in Southwest Florida! Check below for the best fit for your stay!

Please be sure to check the availability of our performance schedule here: to see if the dates are available for your hotel. Our main-stage season closes at the end of May 2023.


Follow this link to access Florida Rep’s discounted booking rates:

Book Your Group Rate | Marriott International.

Across the street and just steps from the theater, the new Luminary Hotel & Co. offers the Florida Rep ticket package which includes an overnight stay, breakfast for two, and valet parking. Start your theater experience with a pre-show dinner, specially priced at The Silver King Ocean Brasserie. After the show, enjoy a nightcap and spectacular views at Beacon Social Drinkery, the rooftop bar, before retiring. Hotel guestrooms are smartly decorated and comfortably appointed with all the conveniences you desire. In the morning, visit Ella Mae’s Diner for Southern-style comfort food like bourbon pecan French toast and eggs benedict with freshly brewed hot coffee made with coffee beans roasted right at the hotel. The new Luminary Hotel & Co. offers five distinctive restaurants and bars, outdoor pool and sun deck, fitness center, and live music in the lobby bar on Friday and Saturday evenings.

View Hotel Call (833) 918-1512


Discover a seamless stay at Fairfield Inn & Suites Cape Coral/North Fort Myers. Our new hotel has everything you need to maintain your balance on the road. Refresh in our rooms and suites with plush Marriott bedding, ergonomic workspaces, and free Wi-Fi. Start your morning with our free breakfast and enjoy lunch and dinner at nearby restaurants. Receive a special preferred rate when reserving using the Florida Repertory Theatre preferred rate code: b0412. Maintain your workout routine with access to our outdoor pool and 24-hour fitness center or head to Four Mile Cove Eco Preserve for hiking and kayaking. During your stay, explore the local area with a visit to nearby attractions. Our convenient location makes our onsite venue a great choice for your upcoming meeting or event. No matter what brings you to town, enjoy it at the new Fairfield Inn & Suites Cape Coral/ North Fort Myers.

View the Hotel Call (239) 652-0269

Best Western Fort Myers Waterfront

The Best Western Fort Myers Waterfront is located along the banks of the river, one mile from Downtown Fort Myers where you may find dining, shopping and the Florida Repertory Theatre. All rooms offer balconies with spectacular views of the river. There are 2 restaurants on premise, IHOP and 3 Fishermen Seafood offering waterfront dining, great daily specials and full bar service.

View Hotel Call (239) 997-5511

Hyatt Place Fort Myers at the Forum   

Conveniently located directly off Interstate 75, this hotel sits adjacent to plenty of shopping and dining and features modern rooms, free Wi-Fi, 42-inch flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, and minifridges. They also have separate sleeping/living areas and pull-out sofas. Amenities include an outdoor pool, a business center, and a fitness center. There’s also a 24/7 market cafe and a coffee/cocktails bar.

View Hotel Call (239) 896-1974

Hibiscus House Bed and Breakfast

Welcome to the Hibiscus House Bed and Breakfast nestled between the Edison-Ford Winter Estate and the Old Fort Myers Downtown area. It is within walking distance to the Caloosahatchee River, Centennial Park and many fine restaurants. The Inn has off-street parking and central air conditioning. The Hibiscus House bed and breakfast welcomes well supervised children 5 years and older, and is a non smoking facility.

View Hotel CALL (239) 332-2651


Anytime Fitness of Fort Myers, FL, is the fitness center that fits your on-the-go lifestyle. At our Fort Myers, FL, health club, you can exercise any time using your own security-access key! That’s 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Talk about no more excuses!


Open 24/7

View Website Call (239) 481-2237

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