Punta Gorda Rotary presents 11th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda March 11th @ Laishley Park

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Punta Gorda Rotary presents 11th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda March 11th @ Laishley Park   www.facebook.com/tastofpg Sponsor/vendor questions: events@puntagordarotary.com LOCAL RESTAURANTS, VENDOR BOOTHS, KIDDE PARK, SILENT AUCTION, ROTARY VILLAGE, AND THE BAND KOLLECTIONS!     | read more:
Punta Gorda Rotary presents 11th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda March 11th @ Laishley Park

Punta Gorda Rotary presents 11th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda March 11th @ Laishley Park
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Punta Gorda Wine & Jazz Festival 2018 Saturday, February 24th Laishley Park

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Punta Gorda Wine & Jazz Festival 2018 Saturday, February 24th Laishley Park Join us for our 13th Annual Wine & Jazz Festival in Laishley Park, Punta Gorda, on the shores of the beautiful Peace River 12:30 PM – 6 PM Tickets now on sale in the shop chamber link of www.puntagordachamber.com | read more:
Punta Gorda Wine & Jazz Festival 2018 Saturday, February 24th Laishley Park

Punta Gorda Wine & Jazz Festival 2018 Saturday, February 24th Laishley Park
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Peace River Beer Company – A Punta Gorda Microbrewery – Tasting Room and Great All around Gathering Place!

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Peace River Beer Company – A Punta Gorda Microbrewery  A Tasting Room and Great All around Gathering Place! www.peaceriver.beer Located on the corner of Steadley & Boca Grande behind Gettel Mitsubishi! We are Punta Gorda’s newest brewery! Feel free to stop into our pub and try one of the beers we brew! We have a multitude of styles to suite anyone’s taste buds. From Light to dark, Hoppy to malty we love to brew and we’d love for you to see our cozy onsite pub! We have a rotating food truck schedule or bring your own food to eat while… | read more:
Peace River Beer Company – A Punta Gorda Microbrewery – Tasting Room and Great All around Gathering Place!

Peace River Beer Company – A Punta Gorda Microbrewery – Tasting Room and Great All around Gathering Place!
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Big Band Weekend at the Punta Gorda Elks – March 9th 10th 11th – Open to the Public.

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Big Band Weekend at the Punta Gorda Elks – March 9th 10th 11th Open to the Public Friday night Zombie University 6-9pm Saturday American Made 2-6pm Sunday Boogiemen 2-6pm. Outside grill available Friday night and Sat & Sun afternoons. Inside restaurant and bar open Fri & Sat. 11am-2pm for lunch Friday & Saturday 5-8pm for dinner.    | read more:
Big Band Weekend at the Punta Gorda Elks – March 9th 10th 11th – Open to the Public.

Big Band Weekend at the Punta Gorda Elks – March 9th 10th 11th – Open to the Public.
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Embark on a journey back to Aviation’s Golden Age With EAA! Fly the Ford Tri-Motor at Punta Gorda Airport Feb. 1st – 2nd – 3rd – 4th !

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Embark on a journey back to Aviation’s Golden Age with EAA! Fly the Ford Tri-Motor  Punta Gorda Airport Feb. 1st – 2nd – 3rd – 4th Punta Gorda Airport     Embark on a journey back to aviation’s golden age, when the Ford Tri-Motor became the first airplane put into commercial airline service by the United States. You’ll relive the excitement and wonder experienced by aviation’s finest passengers and pioneers.         DATES & LOCATIONS:To book your ride, click on the dates below.   Punta Gorda, FL – Punta Gorda Airport February 1 February 2 February 3 February… | read more:
Embark on a journey back to Aviation’s Golden Age With EAA! Fly the Ford Tri-Motor at Punta Gorda Airport Feb. 1st – 2nd – 3rd – 4th !

Embark on a journey back to Aviation’s Golden Age With EAA! Fly the Ford Tri-Motor at Punta Gorda Airport Feb. 1st – 2nd – 3rd – 4th !
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Checkout the Arts and Crafts Show coming to the Gorda (Downtown) City Marketplace – February 3 -4

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Checkout the Arts and Crafts Show coming to the Gorda (Downtown) City Marketplace February 3 -4   This event is being held in downtown Punta Gorda in the shopping and dining area between the two U S 41 bridges on Marion Ave. Show hours Sat. 10 – 6 Sun. 10 – 5 set-up Fri after 3 PM       | read more:
Checkout the Arts and Crafts Show coming to the Gorda (Downtown) City Marketplace – February 3 -4

Checkout the Arts and Crafts Show coming to the Gorda (Downtown) City Marketplace – February 3 -4
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District Encourages Homeowners to "Skip A Week" of Irrigation This Winter

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
With the cooler temperatures this week, the District is reminding residents who irrigate their lawns to “Skip a Week� or more of watering during the cooler months of January and February. | read more:
District Encourages Homeowners to “Skip A Week” of Irrigation This Winter

District Encourages Homeowners to “Skip A Week” of Irrigation This Winter
Southwest Florida Water Management District: Water Matters

Catch the Winter Port Charlotte Punta Gorda Home and Garden Show – Jan. 20th – 21st.

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Catch the Winter Port Charlotte Punta Gorda Home and Garden Show Jan. 20th – 21st. January 20, 2018 – 10:00 am January 21, 2018 – 10:00 am Free Admission If interested in becoming a vendor, please contact Bill Anderson at 1-855-321-2110 ext. 22 www.expomanagementinc.com The Home and Garden Shows are special Winter, Spring and Fall events professionally managed by Expo Management Inc. Featuring the newest in home improvement products and services, landscaping, decorating and remodeling ideas. Enjoy the latest from floor to roof, patio to pool, deck to dock, inside and out. The Port Charlotte Punta Gorda Home and Garden… | read more:
Catch the Winter Port Charlotte Punta Gorda Home and Garden Show – Jan. 20th – 21st.

Catch the Winter Port Charlotte Punta Gorda Home and Garden Show – Jan. 20th – 21st.
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7th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili Challenge & Beer Festival Saturday, January 27, 2018

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7th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili Challenge & Beer Festival  Saturday, January 27, 2018 The aroma of award winning chili will return to Laishley Park in Punta Gorda on January 27, 2018.  That’s when the 7th annual Charlotte Harbor Chili Challenge and Beer Festival is coming to town. Join us for Great Food, Great Live Music & Great Beer!   20 chili teams will set up their chili cooking booths in Laishley Park in an effort to persuade the judges and the general public that their chili is the best.  The teams may consist of friends, family, service organizations, clubs, non-profits, businesses,… | read more:
7th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili Challenge & Beer Festival Saturday, January 27, 2018

7th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili Challenge & Beer Festival Saturday, January 27, 2018
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13th Annual Snowbird Festival – Arts & Crafts Show at the Punta Gorda City Marketplace.

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13th Annual Snowbird Festival – Arts & Crafts Show at the Punta Gorda City Marketplace.   The event will be held from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on Friday – Saturday; and 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Sunday. Various crafters and artists will be displaying and selling their works. Admission is Free. Visit our website www.mypromotions.com. Call Sally at 239-707-3467 with questions. | read more:
13th Annual Snowbird Festival – Arts & Crafts Show at the Punta Gorda City Marketplace.

13th Annual Snowbird Festival – Arts & Crafts Show at the Punta Gorda City Marketplace.
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21st Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – Jan. 13th – 14th

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21st Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – Jan. 13th – 14th Saturday & Sunday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Free Admission American Craft Endeavors proudly presents 21st Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival.  Since it’s inception, the Punta Gorda Craft Fair continues to grow and highlight the talents of many unique crafters, providing the area with one of its most enjoyable summer traditions. Come meet and visit with some of the nation’s best crafters while enjoying the charming streets of Punta Gorda. . Downtown Punta GordaShow embedded map in full-screen mode . | read more:
21st Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – Jan. 13th – 14th

21st Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – Jan. 13th – 14th
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8th Annual Punta Gorda Pub Crawl and Food Drive – Feb. 24 2018

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
8th Annual Punta Gorda Pub Crawl and Food Drive – Feb. 24 2018 It’s that time of year tickets on sale now! Find them in person at the Celtic Ray Pub, the Ice House Pub, Shorty’s Place. ck or cash & P/G Chamber of Commerce ck, cash or Credit Thank you to all who came out last and help fight hunger and then got to enjoy a beautiful day of great music and social interaction last year. Remember the entire town can participate in the food drive – Live music and chance to win! puntagordapubcrawl.com   . | read more:
8th Annual Punta Gorda Pub Crawl and Food Drive – Feb. 24 2018

8th Annual Punta Gorda Pub Crawl and Food Drive – Feb. 24 2018
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Coming to Punta Gorda – March 2-3, 2018 – FunkFest 9

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FunkFest 9 – FunkFestPuntaGorda.com – March 2-3, 2018 New This Year* General Admission is 30 feet closer to the Main Stage Larger 2nd stage production Craft Beers and Boutique wines will be offered to both VIP and General Admission Ticket holders Food Truck Village Over 15 Vendors Larger Festival Grounds VIP Tables under Open Air Tent *Rules and Restrictions* You are welcome to bring folding chairs Coolers are prohibited Outside Food/Beverages are prohibited No large handbags/backpacks are permitted. ALL items are subject to search. This is a Rain or Shine Event FunkFestPuntaGorda.com   | read more:
Coming to Punta Gorda – March 2-3, 2018 – FunkFest 9

Coming to Punta Gorda – March 2-3, 2018 – FunkFest 9
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Career Comes Full Circle for District Employee

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Philip Phinesmith was recently recognized for 30 years of service at the District at the Governing Board meeting at Starkey Wilderness Preserve, where he began one of his first projects. | read more:
Career Comes Full Circle for District Employee

Career Comes Full Circle for District Employee
Southwest Florida Water Management District: Water Matters

New System Streamlines Application Process for Job Seekers

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
The District has made it easier for job seekers to find and apply for career opportunities at the District thanks to a new streamlined system. The new system, launched this month, allows potential job applicants to create a profile with the District even if jobs aren’t posted in a specific field. | read more:
New System Streamlines Application Process for Job Seekers

New System Streamlines Application Process for Job Seekers
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District Internship Program Helps Students Succeed

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
The goals of the District’s Student Internship Program are to provide a pipeline of potential future employees and strengthen the District’s key career fields, such as mathematical sciences, computer technology, engineering and surveying, business, and natural, physical and life sciences. | read more:
District Internship Program Helps Students Succeed

District Internship Program Helps Students Succeed
Southwest Florida Water Management District: Water Matters

Come on Out and Celebrate at the 2017 Downtown Punta Gorda Tropical Christmas Bash Street Party!

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Come on Out and Celebrate at the 2017 Downtown Punta Gorda Christmas Bash! It’s a Holiday Bash in the Streets! Music, Food and Dancing!  | read more:
Come on Out and Celebrate at the 2017 Downtown Punta Gorda Tropical Christmas Bash Street Party!

Come on Out and Celebrate at the 2017 Downtown Punta Gorda Tropical Christmas Bash Street Party!
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Fishermens Village Resort in Punta Gorda – Florida casual – Shopping – Dining – Marina and enterainment at it’s best in Punta Gorda

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
You will find a multitude of   EXCLUSIVE BOUTIQUES and  SHOPS. Superb DINING. You’ll find all this together under one roof at The Village is Florida’s unique combination of a full-service destination resort and a hometown hang out for visitors and locals alike. Fishermen’s Village Resort and Marina can fill a day, define an evening, or pack the itinerary of an extended stay. Conveniently located between Sarasota and Fort Myers, Fishermen’s Village is the waterside event center and launching site for Florida fishing and recreation, culture and entertainment, shopping and dining. See why Fishermen’s Village is the locals’ enduring favorite and… | read more:
Fishermens Village Resort in Punta Gorda – Florida casual – Shopping – Dining – Marina and enterainment at it’s best in Punta Gorda

Fishermens Village Resort in Punta Gorda – Florida casual – Shopping – Dining – Marina and enterainment at it’s best in Punta Gorda
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Season Openers Arts & Crafts Show Nov. 17-18 at the Punta Gorda Downtown Marketplace.

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Season Openers Arts & Crafts Show Nov. 17-18 at the Punta Gorda Downtown Marketplace.   Arts & Crafts  A Variety of Food and Specialty Gifts for the Holiday Season! | read more:
Season Openers Arts & Crafts Show Nov. 17-18 at the Punta Gorda Downtown Marketplace.

Season Openers Arts & Crafts Show Nov. 17-18 at the Punta Gorda Downtown Marketplace.
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Soaring to New Heights

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Since 2015, Senior Environmental Scientist Jeff Whealton has been part of the Zephyrhills-based veterans’ organization that conducts static line airborne operations. They organize reunion jumps for Airborne- qualified veterans from all branches of the armed forces, including foreign militaries. The group also performs at air shows and other special events around the state. | read more:
Soaring to New Heights

Soaring to New Heights
Southwest Florida Water Management District: Water Matters

2018 Hands Across the Harbor – Walk, Run, Ride or Roll – Saturday Jan 27th

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
2018 Hands Across the Harbor  Walk, Run, Ride or Roll  – Saturday Jan 27th   On Saturday, January 28th – Walk, Run, Ride or Roll and join your friends in celebrating the natural beauty of Charlotte Harbor! Walk, Run, Ride, or Splash with your friends to celebrate the natural beauty of our community and support the Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center! Hands Across the Harbor is a community walk, run, biking and longboarding event with the goal of bringing together Charlotte County residents to celebrate the natural beauty of the harbor. Registration begins at 6:00am at Bayshore Live Oak Park in historic… | read more:
2018 Hands Across the Harbor – Walk, Run, Ride or Roll – Saturday Jan 27th

2018 Hands Across the Harbor – Walk, Run, Ride or Roll – Saturday Jan 27th
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Citrus County Home Earns Florida Water Starâ„  Certification

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Meet Wayne Rubow. His home was named the second Florida Water Starâ„  Home in Citrus County. To earn a Florida Water Starâ„  distinction, homes must meet specific water-efficient requirements. | read more:
Citrus County Home Earns Florida Water Starâ„  Certification

Citrus County Home Earns Florida Water Starâ„  Certification
Southwest Florida Water Management District: Water Matters

Rock Ponds Project Honored by Planning Commission

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
The Rock Ponds Ecosystem Restoration Project was recognized last week by the Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission for excellence in planning, design and execution | read more:
Rock Ponds Project Honored by Planning Commission

Rock Ponds Project Honored by Planning Commission
Southwest Florida Water Management District: Water Matters