Lions Club Bench - Fort Myers Beach, Florida, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BoomersOTR
N 26° 27.195 W 081° 57.381
17R E 404658 N 2926234
Quick Description: Lions Club Bench located in Fort Myers Beach.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 9/24/2020 7:59:45 AM
Waymark Code: WM1360Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker
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Long Description:
Located in the heart of Fort Myers Beach is the Times Square area. This area adjacent to Lynn Hall Park and at the base of the Fort Myers Beach Pier is popular with tourists and locals due to the dining and entertainment venues. A central location for street performers the area has numerous dedicated and donated benches. One such bench is the Lions Club Bench, with its Lions Club plaque mounted on a bright green recycled timer bench and engraved with Fort Myers Beach Lions Club "We Serve".

The Fort Myers Beach Lions Club has been serving the area since 1952. The Fort Myers Beach Lions Club Shrimp Festival is 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. The Shrimp Festival is held each year in March.
Street Address (if known):
10 Old San Carlos Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, Florida USA
33931


Condition?: Excellent

Visit Instructions:
1) Please provide a photo you have taken of the Friendship Arch, Monument or Plaque.

2) If known, please indicate the operating Lions Club responsible for the placement of the Friendship Arch, Monument or Plaque.

3) Any other information regarding your visit would be greatly appreciated.

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