Upcoming Events at Lovers Key

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Manatee Talk @ Lovers Key State Park

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Meet with a Park Naturalist for an interesting and informative talk about our local Manatees. Learn what these fascinating creatures are all about and how you can help protect them. Due to limited space, reservations are required.

Kayak Tour @ Lovers Key State Park

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Join a Park Ranger for a relaxing 1½ mile kayak tour. Learn the history of Black Island and experience some of the wildlife that call the waterways of Lovers Key home. Feel free to bring your own kayak, or rent one from the in-park concession. Due to limited space, reservations are required.

Yoga on the Gazebo at Lovers Key State Park @ Lovers Key State Park

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:30am EDT

$10 per class plus park entry fee.

More Information:
for additional information: http://www.friendsofloverskey.org/events.html

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

The Friends of Lovers Key (FOLKS) and the Naples Yoga Center (NYC) offer Monday morning yoga at the gazebo at Lovers Key through April. Your participation helps to fund the future Welcome and Discovery Center, as a portion of the class fee will be donated to the FOLKS.

Bring a yoga mat, water, and any props you may need. Be sure to give yourself time to park, and take the tram down to the gazebo.

Walk on the Wild Side @ Lovers Key State Park

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Join a Park Ranger for a guided hike along our Black Island Trail. Learn about the fascinating vegetation and wildlife that reside in this maritime hammock. Do some bird watching, and maybe learn a little local history. Due to limited space, reservations are required. 

Fishing Clinic @ Lovers Key State Park

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Join a Park Naturalist to learn a variety of tackle and fresh bait rigs, find out the best places to drop a line, and learn about the rules and regulations that pertain to game fishing in Southwest Florida. You might even learn a few of the “secrets” our local fishermen swear by. Due to limited space, reservations are required.

Bike Tour of Black Island @ Lovers Key State Park

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Join a Park Ranger for a leisurely biking adventure around our Black Island Trail. Learn a little park history and experience some of the wildlife that call this maritime hammock home. Feel free to bring your own bike, or rent one from the in-park concession. Due to limited space, reservations are required.

13th Annual Turtle Trot 5k run @ Lovers Key State Park

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm EDT

Youth early registration (through 5/11/17) $25.00
Adults Early registration (through 5/11/17) $35.00
All entries race day $40.00
Non-refundable and Non-transferable.

Make checks payable to: Fort Myers Track Club

More Information:
http://www.friendsofloverskey.org/events

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

This unique trail course takes runners through a shady maritime hammock ecosystem on a hard-packed shell path. No part of the course requires running through beach sand. The course ends at our pavilion overlooking the beach where refreshments will be served and awards will be presented. Stick around after the race for the Family Fun Day - Bring the kids for an afternoon of special games & crafts, music, prizes & contests!.

Additional Information:

Please go to www.friendsofloverskey.org/events to register.

Beginning Birding @ Lovers Key State Park

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Explore some of the prime birding areas of Lovers Key State Park with a Park Ranger, and learn how to identify the birds you see. You will also get tips on other places in the park where you might find some great birding. Feel free to bring your own binoculars or camera. We also have a limited number of binoculars available. Due to limited space, reservations are required.

Kayak Tour @ Lovers Key State Park

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:45am EDT

Regular Entrance Fees Apply

More Information:
Call 239-463-4588.

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Join a Park Ranger for a relaxing 1½ mile kayak tour. Learn the history of Black Island and experience some of the wildlife that call the waterways of Lovers Key home. Feel free to bring your own kayak, or rent one from the in-park concession. Due to limited space, reservations are required.