Get ready for the Sidney & Bern Davis Art Center rooftop celebration on the 4th of July

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The Sidney & Bern Davis Art Center invites everyone to step out in red, white and blue for an evening of barbecue, libations and live music to celebrate America’s 246th birthday. Enjoy live music from The Freecoasters and a BBQ buffet by Dave’s Bangin’ BBQ on Monday, July 4, 7-11 p.m. General admission is $99 in advance, $125 the day of the event, and $1,000 for VIP tables of four. The Sidney & Bern Davis Art Center is located at 2301 First St. in the historic downtown Fort Myers River District.

Celebrate freedom above the crowds with live music, festivities and all the fixings as you spend Independence Day at Sidney’s Rooftop Sculpture Garden. The evening promises to be fun for everyone with an exceptional 360 degree view of the city and a breathtaking view of the annual downtown Fort Myers fireworks. General admission tickets include a Dave’s Bangin’ Barbecue buffet, draft beer and wine, music, and beautiful river sunsets and fireworks. VIP 4-person tables include a reserved prime seat, prime views of the river and fireworks, buffet, open bar, and music.

The buffet menu includes appetizers turkey sliders, brisket sliders, and fresh fruit; entrees include ribs, pulled pork, and chicken; sides are salad, rolls, mac and cheese, coleslaw, and baked beans; and desserts are Strawberry Cupcakes with Strawberry Buttercream Frosting, Apple Pie Cupcakes with Vanilla Ice Cream Frosting with Caramel Drizzle, Key Lime Pie Cupcakes and homemade banana pudding. Limited tickets available, attire is patriotic and casual.

Visit www.sbdac.com or call 239-333-1933 for more information. ¦