FORT MYERS, Fla. (Aug. 5, 2015) – Shoeless Joe’s Sports Café at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, located at 13051 Bell Tower Drive in Fort Myers, will kick off its 20th anniversary celebration on Monday, Aug. 17 at 5 p.m. with its “We Knocked it Out of the Park” kick-the-keg grand slam party and continue with week-long specials and prizes for patrons.

“There are very few establishments in Southwest Florida that have been around as long as Shoeless Joe’s Sports Café, and we are very proud of the success we have had here,” said Jim Larkin, general manager of the Crowne Plaza Hotel at the Bell Tower Shops. “We look forward to celebrating our success and thanking everyone who has helped get us here. It will be a fun week.”

The restaurant’s anniversary week will include free prizes every day (one entry per person per day), daily happy hour, domestic bucket special (five beers) for $12, free pair of Shoeless Joe’s sunglasses with the purchase of the bar’s specialty drink “Shoeless Shades,” live entertainment, Shoeless Joe’s trivia on Tuesday, Aug. 18, free appetizers every day from 5 to 7 p.m., free souvenir shot glass with the purchase of the specialty shot of the week, corn hole competition, special four-course beer dinner sponsored by local Fat Point Brewing on Aug. 19 and more.

Shoeless Joe’s will wrap up the week-long celebration with the ultimate birthday bash on Saturday, Aug. 22 at 6 p.m. with DJ Tony hosting karaoke night, a complimentary champagne toast, birthday cake and a final drawing for prizes.

Drawings will be held Wednesday, Aug. 19 through Saturday, Aug. 22 starting at 6 p.m.

Named after Chicago White Sox Player Joe Jackson, Shoeless Joe’s Sports Café is a local sports bar in Fort Myers with nearly 40 big-screen, high-definition TVs, a private party space, causal dining favorites and daily entertainment, including poker night on Mondays, trivia night on Tuesdays, live music on Thursdays and Fridays, and karaoke night on Saturdays.

For more information about Shoeless Joe’s or to view the restaurant’s full menu, visit