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Gatherings & Festivals

dance

Come on out and shake your tail feathers. $10 at the door. Drinks and Food available. We will have a food truck there for your enjoyment also. We will also have a 50/50 raffle. Click here for details.

When:  August 25, 7pm - 10pm, 24 Twentyone Event Center

pioneer days

Englewood Pioneer Days is a annual celebration, held in the fall, which includes: a parade, history tours, diaper derby, cardboard boat races and more! Click here for details.

  • August 19   Cardboard Boat Race: Build Workshop
  • August 19   Little Miss/Mr Englewood Pageant
  • August 26   Chalkfest 6.0
  • August 26   Kid's Shipwreck Dance Party
  • August 27   8th Annual Michael O'Donnell Memorial Fish-A-Thon
  • August 29   Sing-A-Long
  • September 2   Cardboard Boat Race
  • September 2   Shipwreck Dance
  • September 3   Diaper Derby

When:  August 19 - September 4, Englewood

big orange

JJ Grey & Mofro and Los Lobos are set to headline the second annual Big Orange Music Festival, among many others in Downtown Punta Gorda, Fl. The whole event will kick off at Fishermen's Village on Friday September 8th, with live music, food, and a Sunset Celebration. Click here for details.

When:  September 8-9, Punta Gorda

jerk fest

All Ages Welcome! Family Fun with your Reggae Ambassadors Third World! Caribbean Flavor, Kids Zone, Beachside Vibes, Good Drinks.  Click here for details.

When:  October 7, 1pm - 10pm, Punta Gorda

air show

See military and civilian aircraft take to the skies to preform death-defying stunts. On display will be aircraft from WWII to today. Join us for flying, fun and fireworks! Click here for details.

When:  October 13-15, Punta Gorda Airport

harboritaville

Join us for a fun filled weekend celebrating the music of the late great Jim Morris - local Punta Gorda trop rock musician extraordinaire. Click here for details.

When:  October 21. 1pm - 6pm, FourPoints by Sheraton

checkers

Come enjoy Mahjong, Bridge, Scrabble, Checkers, Chess, and a variety of other card/board games with your colleagues in this new drop-in program. Click here for details.

When:  Tuesdays, 10am - 1pm, Tringali Park

Friday Night Dance

Top local entertainers including Erich, Jay Smith, Mc2 and more. $7 admission. Click here for details.

When:  Fridays, 7pm - 10pm, The Cultural Center, 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte

Farmer's Market

Local vendors offering the best shopping experience with a wide variety of products and live music. This Farmer's Market is every Saturday (weather permitting) in Downtown Punta Gorda on Taylor Street, between W. Olympia Ave and Herald Ct.

When: Saturdays, 8am-1pm, Downtown Punta Gorda