Fort Myers is the county of Lee County, Florida, United States. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the population was 62,298 and in 2019 was estimated at 87,103.Together with the larger and more residential Cape Coral, it anchors a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) which comprises Lee County and has a population of 770,577 in 2019.
Fort Myers is a gateway to the Southwest Florida region and a major tourist destination within Florida. The winter estates of Thomas Edison (“Seminole Lodge”) and Henry Ford (“The Mangoes”) are major attractions. The city takes it name from a local former fort that was built during the Seminole Wars. The fort in turn took its name from Colonel Abraham Myers in 1850; Myers served in the United States Army, mostly the Quartermaster Department, in various posts from 1833-1861 and was the quartermaster general of the Confederate States Army from 1861–1864.
Fort Myers offers a large variety of locations to hold your wedding. Options include Rustic Barns, Gardens, Estates, Museums, Hotels and of course beach.
The suitable weather year round makes Naples, Florida a very popular destination for any wedding.
If you are planning an LGBTQA+ wedding or elopement in Fort Myers we can help! Our Officiants are all inclusive! You don’t have to ask here, we celebrate love!
The gorgeous weather in Fort Myers s is one reason Officiants and Venues book out far in advance.
Fort Myers celebrates love! LGBTQA+ couples are welcome and celebrated in Fort Myers, FL