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Taste of Lee Tropical Fruit Festival June 20 at City Gate Ministries

By Staff | Jun 16, 2015

The UF/IFAS Lee County Extension and the Caloosa Rare Fruit Exchange will host the Taste of Lee Tropical Fruit Fair Saturday, June 20, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at City Gate Ministries (formerly First Baptist Church of Fort Myers) at 1735 Jackson St., in downtown Fort Myers.

The annual event will feature free tasting tables of locally grown fruit and vegetables; exotic fruits on display; tropical fruit trees and herbs for sale; information on how to grow plants; and classes on edible natives, growing tropical fruit trees and more from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Farmers will also be bringing their edibles for sale including cheeses, honey and more.

General admission is $2 with children under 12 free. No pre-registration is necessary and you can pay at the door.

For additional information, call 239-533-7505.