Punta Gorda

Local Events in and around Punta Gorda Florida !

August 18, 2014 @ 5:45 PM – September 22, 2014 @ 8:00 PM
Yogi Runners – Level 1: Skill and Technique Focus @ The Yoga Sanctuary
Join The Yoga Sanctuary and The Foot Landing for this 6-week series designed specifically for runners. Start the session with a 45 minute run followed by a 60 minute yoga session. For more information visit www.theyogasanctuary.biz or call 941.505.9642.
September 1, 2014 – September 30, 2014 all-day
The Yoga Sanctuary’s Annual Yoga Month Challenge @ The Yoga Sanctuary | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
September is National Yoga Month, and The Yoga Sanctuary is celebrating! Join their annual Yoga Month Challenge by committing to 20 classes in 30 days, and experience the transformative power of a consistent yoga practice while giving yourself the gift of health. In addition to feeling stronger, more relaxed, and less stressed, you’ll also be supporting the Peace River Wildlife Center (PRWC). Have your friends and family sponsor you for every class you attend, and all proceeds go directly to PRWC. See you on the mat! For more information visit www.theyogasanctuary.biz or call 941.505.YOGA(9642).
September 15, 2014 all-day
MCC is closed on Mondays through out the year. Please visit us Tuesday through Sunday from 9am to 5pm. The diner opens Tuesdays through Sunday from 8am to 4pm.
September 17, 2014 @ 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Live Music with Michael Hirst, near Good ‘Ole Days Coffee Café!
The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run @ The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run
September 17, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
  The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run @   The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
  The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Pub Run 3.0ish.  Registration is Free and begins at 6pm, with the first group of walkers starting at 6:15pm and the second group of runners starting at 6:30pm.  The Pub Runs are between two and a half and three-ish miles long looping around downtown Punta Gorda using both sidewalks and trails.  The runs begin at The Foot Landing and end at The Celtic Ray.  The dynamic of the runs is very laidback.  Literally providing runners and walkers of all skill levels and abilities with an opportunity to meet other local runners and walkers in a relaxed atmosphere.  Questions?  Contact Ralph or Sherry at The Foot Landing 117 Herald Court, Suite 1112 Punta Gorda.  Info@thefootlanding.com   www.thefootlanding.com  
Introduction to Yoga Series @ The Yoga Sanctuary
September 18, 2014 @ 4:00 PM
Introduction to Yoga Series @ The Yoga Sanctuary
No flexibility required; all ages and body types welcome! This six-week series, limited to eight students, will walk you through the basics of yoga. Learn pose anatomy and alignment, ways to personalize the practice for specific issues or injuries, and the foundations of yoga philosophy. Due to the small class size, which allows for individualized attention, pre-registration is required.
Don’t Miss Gallery Walk in Downtown Punta Gorda! @ Gallery Walk in Downtown Punta Gorda
September 18, 2014 @ 5:00 PM – September 18, 2014 @ 8:00 PM
Gallery Walk in Downtown Punta Gorda – 5 – 8 pm. The Punta Gorda Downtown Merchants Association bring you Art-Music-Live Demonstrations-Shopping & Food! What better way to spend an evening out with old friends while you take the time to make new ones. Held every 3rd Thursday of the month from 5 - 8 pm. Participating downtown merchants stay open late and provide live music, artist wares and demonstrations, and freebies. Stroll around the downtown area – end up at one of the wonderful restaurants for a drink and a bite to eat. It’s a downtown tradition!
September 18, 2014 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
September 18, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Casual, Comfortable, and Cool along the Harbor. Relax and enjoy a diverse eclectic mix of guitar, bluegrass, jazz, folk and country music in a setting is quintessential Punta Gorda Stop by Gilchrist Park between  6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. for some Free entertainment while the sun goes down over the Charlotte Harbor!
AMI Kids Crossroads 3rd Friday Drive-In. 115 Tamiami Tr. (Marketplace Property). For the movie time and details contact (941)575-5790 or www.amikidscrossroads.org. 
September 19, 2014 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
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Rock ‘N Rhythm @ 1200 W. Retta Esplanade
September 19, 2014 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Enjoy live music and dancing, Center Court, Fishermen’s Village!
Here  it is Punta Gorda - The Third Friday Drive In Movie Theatre ! Come on out for a Car Load of Friday Movie Fun! @ Third Friday Drive In Movie  | Columbia | South Carolina | United States
  Here  it is Punta Gorda – The Third Friday Drive In Movie Theatre ! Come on out for a Car Load of Friday Movie Fun!   Come on out Friday Night and Reel back a few years to when Drive In Movies were the Best Family Fun outing going! Every 3rd Friday night in DownTown Punta Gorda. More Information - http://www.everythingpuntagorda.com/here-it-is-punta-gorda-the-third-friday-drive-in-movie-theatre-come-on-out-for-a-car-load-of-friday-movie-fun/    
September 20, 2014 – September 21, 2014 all-day
17th Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – Saturday & Sunday September 20th & 21st @ Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
17th Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival – Saturday & Sunday September 20th & 21st 17th Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival September 20th & 21st, 2014 Saturday & Sunday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Free Admission   Located along the banks of the Peace River and the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida sits the beautiful city of Punta Gorda, often described as the heartbeat of Charlotte County.   You have not experienced a charming downtown location until you’ve visited this beautiful area on Florida’s West Coast, rich in history and charm. American Craft Endeavors proudly presents 15th 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.
Punta Gorda Farmers Market @ Punta Gorda Farmers Market
September 20, 2014 @ 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Punta Gorda Farmers Market @ Punta Gorda Farmers Market | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
Downtown Farmers Market Closed Saturday, August 10, 2013    In honor of CCSO Sergeant Michael Wilson and family, the Downtown Farmers Market will be closed tomorrow, Saturday, August 10.    EVERY SATURDAY 8 AM till noon (Summer Season) Taylor St., across from the Historic Charlotte County Courthouse General Information Contact: (941) 391-4856 EMAIL US MAP Award Winning! Voted the best small market in Florida and 15th in the USA, we have a large number of vendors offering fruits and vegetables, dried fruits and nuts, Italian bakery, fresh homemade pasta, kitchenware, cupcakes, beef and fresh seafood, fresh citrus, jewelry, candles and soaps, dip mixes, Florida arts and crafts, cheese, French bakery, baguettes and olives, homemade pies, orchids, organic produce, personalized pens, kettlecorn, coffee beans and drinks, native and exotic plants. The Farmers Market has become a Saturday morning tradition, adding more vendors weekly.  There is always live entertainment. There is live music from 9am to Noon Watch the market video  
MCC Mthly Car & Bike Show @ Muscle Car City
September 20, 2014 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Join us every third Saturday of the month for MCC Monthly Car & Bike Show! Tom’s Traveling Tunes will entertain everyone with great music, trivia and door prizes. Trophies will be awarded to five Top Choice entries. And it’s all free to registrants and spectators! Don’t forget we have a superb diner serving breakfast and lunch from 8am to 4pm. Check out the daily special or cool off with an old fashioned ice cream sundae. See Flyer
POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony @ 1200 W. Retta Esplanade
September 20, 2014 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
 POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony, 1 pm, Center Court, presented by the Military Heritage Museum and U.S. Paratroopers.  Call 941 575-9002 for more information. 
September 20, 2014 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
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September 20, 2014 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Punta Gorda Historical Society’s farmers market. @ Historical Society's Farmers Market
September 21, 2014 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Each Sunday visit the Punta Gorda Historical Society’s farmers market. Come and mingle with your memories at the Sunday Farmers Market at the History Park. In addition to the regular vendors, a host of antique dealers will be at the Market from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the History Park, 501 Shreve Street. For information, please call (941) 380-6814.
Chanting for Peace @ The Yoga Sanctuary
September 21, 2014 @ 12:00 PM
Chanting for Peace @ The Yoga Sanctuary
In honor of the UN International Day of Peace and Fall Equinox, The Yoga Sanctuary invites you to this annual event. Join us in chanting the sacred sound of OM 108 times. Chanting OM three times in a yoga class is beneficial, but chanting OM 108 times, in a community of people who believe peace is possible, is a powerful and memorable event. The chant will be followed by nine minutes of silence to absorb the vibrations of this powerful mantra. This event is free and open to all.
Wings and Rings at the Punta Gorda Elks Lodge @ Wings and Rings at the Punta Gorda Elks Lodge!
September 21, 2014 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Wings and Rings at the Punta Gorda Elks Lodge @ Wings and Rings at the Punta Gorda Elks Lodge! | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
September 22, 2014 all-day
MCC is closed on Mondays through out the year. Please visit us Tuesday through Sunday from 9am to 5pm. The diner opens Tuesdays through Sunday from 8am to 4pm.
Monty’s Restaurant – Painting Party -6:30-9 or whenever….Did you miss our 1st one and want to learn how to paint? They had so much fun we are doing it again this month For more info…Please contact Liz or Hank at Bisque it studios 941-624-5955 …Seating is limited reserve yours.
September 24, 2014 @ 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Enjoy live music by Michael Hirst, near Good ‘Ole Days Coffee Café!
The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run @ The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run
September 24, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
  The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run @   The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Free Pub Run | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
  The Foot Landing Wednesday Night Pub Run 3.0ish.  Registration is Free and begins at 6pm, with the first group of walkers starting at 6:15pm and the second group of runners starting at 6:30pm.  The Pub Runs are between two and a half and three-ish miles long looping around downtown Punta Gorda using both sidewalks and trails.  The runs begin at The Foot Landing and end at The Celtic Ray.  The dynamic of the runs is very laidback.  Literally providing runners and walkers of all skill levels and abilities with an opportunity to meet other local runners and walkers in a relaxed atmosphere.  Questions?  Contact Ralph or Sherry at The Foot Landing 117 Herald Court, Suite 1112 Punta Gorda.  Info@thefootlanding.com   www.thefootlanding.com  
September 25, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Casual, Comfortable, and Cool along the Harbor. Relax and enjoy a diverse eclectic mix of guitar, bluegrass, jazz, folk and country music in a setting is quintessential Punta Gorda Stop by Gilchrist Park between  6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. for some Free entertainment while the sun goes down over the Charlotte Harbor!
Big Crush Distribution Bavarian Bash, Punta Gorda Marketplace Property, 115 Tamiami Trail. For additional information contact (941)347-7061. 
Punta Gorda Bavarian Bash – An Oktoberfest Celebration for the Family including a Kids Zone, Traditional Food Village, Beer, Crafts, Car show and more. Sept. 26th, 27th, and 28th! @ Punta Gorda Bavarian Bash | Punta Gorda | Florida | United States
Punta Gorda’s Bavarian Bash   An Oktoberfest Celebration that will be great fun to be had by all family members. Kids Zone, 8,000 sq. ft. Public house tent, traditional food village, Beer village, crafts, car show, etc.. Sept. 26th, 27th, and 28th!     Bavarian Bash Activities   · Willkommen Opening Ceremonies · 3 days of Music and Family Friendly Fun · Largest Tent ever constructed in Punta Gorda (7200 sqft) · Authentic German Food Village · Kids Play Land (Mini Carnival) · Car Show · Traditional Oktoberfest Games ( Stein Races, Stein Holding Contest, and much more…) · Imported Beers, Wines and Liqueur’s direct from German · Munich Themed Biergarten · Cigar Rollers · And Much More…..   More Information at  www.bavarianbash.com    Bavarian Bash Performers    Peter DeFranco     HafenKapelle     The Hafenkapelle band has been in existence for over thirty five years.  The band is a typical costumed German band with 22 members that play a variety of music — mostly German favorites, but also Pop and Big Band. . More Information at  www.bavarianbash.com 
September 26, 2014 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
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