Plan Your Visit
Directions & Parking
Performing in the Historic Arcade Theatre, Florida Repertory Theatre is located in the heart of the Fort Myers River District on Bay Street between Jackson and Hendry Streets.
Box Office Hours
& One Hour Prior to Showtime
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;
Bill Smith Inc. who owns and leases out the parking lot adjacent to the theatre has given our theatre new directions we must follow. 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).
Contractors for the City of Fort Myers have closed Bay Street from Hendry Street to just west of Dean Street while crews place electric and cable underground and begin to remove overhead wires. Bay Street in this area and Bayview Court have been closed to vehicular traffic and to parking. The sidewalk on the south side of Bay Street is open, as pedestrian access to Bay Street is permitted from Dean Street and from Hendry Street. The City of Palms parking garage remains accessible on Bay Street. (See Map Below)