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Gatherings & Festivals

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

classic car

Join us for a classic car show in Founder’s Square! Food and beverages will be available along with DJ “Tommy’s Tunes” and giveaways.
Click here for details.

When:  October 14, 4pm  - 8pm, Punta Gorda

bikes for boobs

Bert's dedicated the weekend to those who have fearlessly fought breast cancer! We invite survivors, family of survivors or those lost & anyone who supports breast cancer awareness to come out for a fun, carefree weekend! Click here for details.

When:  October 14 - 15, Port Charlotte

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

haunting on the harbor

The 8th annual Haunting on the Harbor Halloween Festival & Haunted House returns to downtown Punta Gorda. Tour our 6,000 sq ft Haunted House- Largest in SW Florida! Costume Contests, Kids Fun Zone, Hypnotist Show, Live Music every night! Great Food and Beverage. For more information, click here.

When:  October 27 - 31, Downtown Punta Gorda

siestakay-sandsculture-classic-2017

Join us for night time sculpture viewing for the first time under lights for the first time! This November 10th-13th, twenty-four of the premier master sand sculptors from all over the world will be competing for 1st place on the #1 beach. Click here for details.

When:  November 10-13, 2017 @ Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota

movies

Adults, come and enjoy free movies on our big screen! Click here for details.

When:  Mondays, 5pm - 8pm, Elsie Quirk Library

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