Punta Gorda Founders’ Day Week
Celebrating the founding of Punta Gorda and it's future.
Both Christmas Holiday and history-related events will take place,
several of which are recurring annual festivities, now a part of our
annual Founders’ Day Week Celebration.
When: December 1 - 7, 2017
Alive After Five (Formerly Punta Gorda Gallery Walk)
Every third Thursday from 5 to 8 the downtown merchants bring you live music, artists and demoing, food trucks, other entertainment through out downtown. We have many restaurants, pubs and places whereby you can duck in and out of the heat or rain. Never a reason to NOT come to Alive After 5. Merchants stay open till 8pm for your shopping pleasure. Don't forget to enter our monthly drawing for $50 DMA bucks. FREE. What else matters?
When: 5:00pm - 8:00pm Monthly, every third Thursday
Fishermen's Village Festival of Lights
View over one million lights and Florida Holiday themed decorations throughout Fishermen’s Village.
When: Open for daily viewing through December 31st!
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