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Every Saturday visit the Downtown Farmer's Market on Taylor Street between W Olympia Ave and Herald Court from 8 am to 1 pm. Award winning Farmer's Market with over 25 vendors. Contact Jerry at (941)391-4856 or index.

Every Sunday visit the Punta Gorda Historical Society's Farmer's Market from 9 am to 2 pm at the History Park, 501 Shreve Street. Shop for vegetables, meats, plants, gifts and more. Most Sunday's watch for local artist, Mary Taglieri, and music by Dave Heveron. When the Market closes at 1 pm, guided tours of the gardens are available by Miss Starr. A $5 suggested donation gets you a plant to take home. Call (941)639-1887 for more information.

Downtown Merchants Gallery Walk, 3rd Thursday of each month from 5 pm - 8 pm; downtown Punta Gorda. For additional information visit


Parks that Teach - the 1st Saturday at 8 am & the 3rd Wednesday at 9:30 am. No RSVP is required.

Tours depart from Fishermen's Village Parking lot near the tennis courts. Tours last approximately 1 and a half hours. Wear comfortable clothing and footwear. For additional information, call the Master Gardeners at (941)764-4340.

February 2015

American Heart Association 2015 Charlotte County Heart Walk

February 28, 2015

Laishley Park

Contact: (800)257-6941 ext 4916


2015 CC Heart Walk Flyer

5th Annual Punta Gorda Pub Crawl

February 28, 2015

Various locations

Contact: (239)872-1171

Funk Fest 6 Concert Event

February 28, 2015

115 Tamiami Trail - Marketplace Property

Contact: (941)347-7061

Living Well with MS Car Show

February 28, 2015

Muscle Car City - 3811 Tamiami Trail

Contact: (941)286-9691

Gulfshore Opera presents The MIKADO

February 28, 2015

Charlotte Performing Arts Center - 701 Carmalita Street

Contact: (239)529-3925

Punta Gorda Mikado Fyer


March 2015

Corvettes of Charlotte County Annual Car Show

March 1, 2015

Gilchrist Park

Contact: (941)505-9666

Charlotte County & Myakka River Wood Carvers Sculpting/Carving Show

March 1, 2015

Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center

Contact: (941)875-9244

22nd Annual Conquistador Cup Regatta

March 6 - 8, 2015

Punta Gorda Boat Club - 807 W Retta Esplanade

MY Promotions Springfest Arts & Craft Show

March 7-8, 2015

Gilchrist Park

Contact: (239)707-3467

Old Punta Gorda Seafood Festival

March 7-8, 2015

Laishley Park

Contact: (941)815-0324

13th Semi-annual Art Fest on the Farm

March 8, 2015

Pottery Express/Bamboo Farm - 25370 Zemel Road, Punta Gorda

Contact: (941)258-8046

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra "Nobilmente"

March 8, 2015

Charlotte Performing Arts Center - 701 Carmalita Street

Contact: (941)205-9743

Peace River Regional AACA Car Show

March 14, 2015 (rain date March 15, 2015)

Gilchrist Park

Contact: (941)637-0709

Dart Tournament to benefit Girls Basketball in Charlotte County

March 15, 2015

Icehouse Pub - 408 Tamiami Trail

Contact: (941)661-9636

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PG Rotary Club Taste of Punta Gorda

March 15, 2015

Laishley Park

Contact: (941)575-2388

Peace River National Art Festival

March 21-22, 2015

Laishley Park

Contact: (941)639-8810

Tenth Annual TEAM Punta Gorda Golf Tournament

March 21, 2015

St. Andrews South Golf Club

Contact: (941)637-8326

Lifelong Learning Institute Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre Trip

March 25, 2015

Pedal & Play in Paradise Bicycling Event

March 27 & 28, 2015

Laishley Park Pavilions

Contact: (941)637-8326

Chocolate Fantasia 7K Run

March 28, 2015

Gilchrist Park

Contact: (941)347-7751


Charlotte Symphony Orchestra "Vittorioso"

March 29, 2015

Charlotte Performing Arts Center - 701 Carmalita Street

Contact: (941)205-9743



Gulf Coast Classic Collector Car Auction (Muscle Car City Event)

April 10 - 11, 2015

10175 Tamiami Trail (Old Sweetbay location)

Contact: (844)593-7355

muscle car city flyer


Spring into Summer 5K

May 30, 2015

Laishley Park

Contact: (941)235-2472


7th Annual Hooked on Habitat

June 13, 2015

Laishley Park Pavilions

Contact: (941)639-3162


(For questions concerning each event, a contact number or website has been provided.)

City Hall Annex
126 Harvey Street
Punta Gorda, FL. 33950
Tel. (941) 575-3372
Fax. (941) 575-3356