On March 1, 2020, the Punta Gorda Rotary Club hosts its 13th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda and Beyond
at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda, Florida, with Presenting Iron Chef Sponsor, Publix Super Markets
The 13th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda and Beyond
is the season's major culinary event, featuring 32 plus restaurants from Punta Gorda and nearby communities serving “tastes” of signature dishes. Additionally, some 80 arts, crafts, and non-profits will participate; there will be a "don't miss" Silent Auction and a Rotary Village with nearby clubs and Rotary District 6960 featuring Rotary's many humanitarian and charitable projects. There will be a special Fun Kids’ Zone and musical entertainment all day, featuring the BoogieMen and other to-be-named musical groups!
Bring a camp chair to sit and enjoy the music. Dollar bills for the $3 restaurant tastes. An ATM will be on site.
There is free parking at the Laishley Crab House lot immediately adjacent to the park, in the County Court House lots on Marion Ave and Nesbit St, and on downtown streets as well as the downtown parking garage between Hwy 41 and Taylor St. off Herald Court. We will have a parking shuttle running between the parking garage, downtown, and Laishley Park.