Events in the Area

  • 55th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

  • Saturday, April 20, 2019. 2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • North Charlotte Regional Park, 1185 O’Donnell Blvd., Port Charlotte, FL 33953
  • Come and join the Easter Bunny as we celebrate Charlotte County’s 55th production of this great event! Children 12 and under are welcome to participate. There will be games, bounce houses, crafts, face painting, laser tag, music, prizes and one of the largest egg hunts in Charlotte County.
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  • Free Easter Egg Hunt

  • Saturday, April 20, 2019. 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Palm City Brewing, 7887 Drew Circle, Suite 130, Fort Myers, FL 33967
  • Join us at Palm City Brewing for a fun Easter Egg hunt and crafts. We will have pictures with the Easter Bunny! Fine Folks Pizza will be the food truck - Yum. The hunt is FREE. Kids 10 and under. Tickets required.
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  • Festival Of Grilled Cheese

  • Friday, April 12, 2019. 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Millennial Brewing Company, 1811 Royal Palm Avenue, Fort Myers, FL 33901
  • Mark your calender, come out to Millenial Brewing and Join the biggest Grilled Cheese Festival with Monkeilicious!
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  • Muddy Princess

  • Sunday, April 7, 2019. 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Florida Tracks and Trails, 39450 Bermont Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982
  • Muddy Princess is an outdoor 5km (3.1 mile) obstacle mud run for women - and women ONLY!
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  • John Michael Montgomery

  • Friday, April 5, 2019. 7:00 PM
  • The Ranch Concert Hall & Saloon, 2158 Colonial Blvd. Fort Myers, FL
  • Come join us for an evening of fun where the party never ends! The Ranch is Fort Myers newest and largest nightclub and live concert venue featuring the country’s largest performers. Doors open at 7:00 PM and the show starts at approximately 9:00 PM. 18 and over.
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  • Garlic Fest

  • Saturday, March 30, 2019. 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Centennial Park, 2000 West First Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901
  • Eat, Drink, and Stink at the 2nd Annual Garlic Fest at Centennial Park in Downtown Fort Myers. All food vendors will feature delicious, garlic-infused dishes on their menus. Entertainment includes live music from Blackfoot. Admission is $10 for ages 3+ and all children's activities are free inside the event.
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  • Fourth Annual Charlotte County Plant Based Wellness Conference

  • Friday, March 29, 2019. 10:00 AM - Saturday, March 30, 2019. 4:00 PM
  • Twin Isles Country Club, 301 Madrid Blvd, Punta Gorda, Florida 33950
  • This year's event offers a day long wellness conference with keynote speaker, Dr. Alan Goldhamer, Founder of TrueNorth Health Center in Santa Rosa, California. Also featuring inspirational speaker, Eric O'Grey, Director of Philanthropy for Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
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Longer school days for Charlotte County students

Students will start 15 minutes earlier than they did this year and end 15 minutes later than they did this year.

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First medical marijuana dispensary in Port Charlotte opens

There are more than 100,000 active medical marijuana card holders in Florida and just 2,212 doctors to prescribe them the drug.

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$1 billion resort breaks ground in Charlotte County

A $1 billion change is coming to Charlotte Harbor

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Read Past Articles

  • License plate cameras approved for Southeast 47th Terrace
  • City officials approved adding license plate cameras to Southeast 47th Terrace in a meeting Monday.
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  • FGCU's new Water School to become world leader in water research
  • "The Water School" will start tackling our water problem in Florida beginning next fall.
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  • 50 mini reefs installed on Fort Myers Beach
  • Ocean Habitats installed 50 mini reefs as a part of a pilot program.
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  • FGCU student turns music passion into profitable business
  • An FGCU student has found a way to take her passion for music and make it profitable.
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