The primary purpose of the Fair is to provide a place to display livestock, agriculture, crafts and the like in a safe, family-oriented environment. The Southwest Florida & Lee County Fair is a special annual event of limited duration, with a specific objective of providing thousands of attendees an educational and entertainment experience, serving a main audience of family and youth, in a safe, family-oriented environment.
Inside the Lee Civic Center you'll find the OPEN EXHIBITSCOMPETITION AND DISPLAYS - this is community entries in Culinary, Photography, and all kinds of crafts. Visit our Horticulture exhibits and displays, as well as the School Booth Display Competition and the 4-H Booth Display Competition.
The Community Stage is located inside the Lee Civic Center where schools perform their dance, jazz, and choral groups. There's also a host of commercial vendors as well as a play area of the little ones while mom and dad take a rest.
THe Civic Center is open daily and closes at 8pm on weekdays and 10pm on weekends.