September Events on Sanibel Island: Island Hopper Songwriter Festival 2017

The onset of the Fall season is marked by the beginning of school days, Labor Day, and for Southwest Florida… we await the annual  Island Hopper Songwriter’s Festival!  

This year marks the 4th Annual Island Hopper Songwriter Festival!  Nationally-acclaimed singer/songwriters entertain and excite the crowds during over 100 live performances across two islands and the mainland at 20 uniquely intimate locations. Featured headliners include Lindsay Ell and Brooke Eden.  These are just two of the over 70 talented artists who are featured this year.  This talented group writes songs for country superstars including: Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean and Trisha Yearwood.

Captiva Island: September 22 – September 24, 2017

Downtown Fort Myers: September 25 – September 28, 2017

Fort Myers Beach: September 29 – October 1, 2017

Attendees can listen to their favorite songs and enjoy food and drink specials at live music venues on Captiva Island from September 22 – 24th, including Key Lime Bistro, South Seas Island Resort and Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille. The shows continue September 25th – 28th in downtown Fort Myers where performances will take place at: The Barrel Room, Twisted Vine Bistro, City Tavern and Pinchers. The curtain call is on Fort Myers Beach September 29th – October 1st with artists playing at Nervous Nellies, Yucatan Beach Stand, Matanzas on the Bay and Pierside Grill.

The Island Hopper Songwriter Fest is proudly produced by The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel, Cat Country 107.1, iHeart Media and BMI.

Make plans now to stay with us between September 22 – October 1, 2017, and enjoy the musical magic filling the air.  We have a variety of special offers that will accommodate you, whether it’s a couple’s retreat or an extended family getaway.  Check here for all the greatest Old Florida deals.