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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Special Event Grant Application

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The City of Fort Myers recognizes the importance of Special Events and provides assistance to qualified 501C3 organizations for special events through the awarding of limited City provided services.  Such services include, but are not limited to, trash pickup, police services, permits, barricades, signage and facility rental.  This Special Event Grant can only be used for events held on or in City owned and operated facilities, parks and streets.  All events must be held between October 1, 2021 and September 30, 2022.  The link contains the Special Event Grant Application, which includes application instructions and process, required supporting documentation and submittal information.  City staff contact information, Important Dates and Deadlines and a Disclaimer can also be found by using the link.  The Special Event Grant Application deadline is 3:00 pm on Friday, May 28, 2021.  For further information, please contact Susan Maurer, Fiscal Analyst at

2021 - 2022 Special Event Grant Application (PDF)

2021-2022 Special Event Disclaimer (PDF)

2021-2022 Special Events City Staff Contacts (PDF)

2021-2022 Special Events Important Dates (PDF)