NOTE: Paragon Festivals in January moved the previously scheduled Punta Gorda festival to Port Charlotte since the Punta Gorda location sold. Please visit SeafoodFestivals.com for the most up-to-date calendar with locations.
February 18-20, 2022 sees the return of fun, relaxation, great food and awesome live music to the Punta Gorda/Port Charlotte area: the 3rd Annual Punta Gorda Seafood & Music Festival, now the Port Charolette Seafood & Music Festival. Festivities begin Friday evening 4pm-10pm and continue through Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm.
Admission is FREE! VIP Parking on the event site is $15
Enjoy delectable foods cooked fresh on site including seafood, meat and vegetarian dishes. Seafood dishes are prepared using indigenous and sustainable seafood from Florida’s coastal waters. Add to your main course with selections from a diverse menu of side dishes and choice of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
While eating, listen to the captivating sounds of live musical performances on stage by some of Florida’s and the region’s top musical talents. Friday night starts the weekend with performances by: Dana Lawrence of Kettle of Fish (Americana, rock), Kara Nally Band (blues, funk, soul) and Frank Bang (Chicago blues). Saturday sit back and relax to the sounds of West Coast Steel Pan Band (Calypso, reggae), Sean Chambers (blues, rock), Soul Circus Cowboys (Southern rock), Damon Fowler (blues) and the Gas House Gorillas (rock). Finish the weekend of fun and relaxation starting with Twinkle & Rock Soul Radio (rock, soul) followed by performances of the David Chastain Band (blues) and Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band (American Country Blues). The Band Performance Schedule is shown to the right. Click on the image for an enlarged, easier-to-read version. Please check back as the event nears for any changes to the Performance Schedule.
And additional ‘bonus’ at the event will be a marketplace of arts, crafts and fine products. Between the live music performances – come browse! Examples of the types of work you will find also is shown in the column to the right.
All this is for YOU! So gather family and friends and pets — Yes, the event is pet-friendly! — and come enjoy a beautiful spring weekend on Florida’s west coast at the Port Charlotte Seafood & Music Festival.
Between musical performances, shop the Marketplace of arts, crafts and select fine products.
So come relax, enjoy great food and powerful live music performances. Never forget that YOU are the most important ingredient to this or any event!
NOTE: Pets ARE allowed at the event!