Punta Gorda Seafood & Music Festival .... [UNDER REVIEW]

February 19-21, 2021, City Marketplace, Punta Gorda


Please check back in the coming months for the fall 2020 and winter/spring 2021 event schedule.

Until then, be safe and stay well.



February 19-21, 2021 sees the return of fun, relaxation, great food and awesome live music to the Punta Gorda/Port Charlotte area: the 2nd annual Punta Gorda Seafood & Music Festival in downtown Punta Gorda at the City Marketplace. Festivities begin Friday evening 4pm-10pm, continue 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 enjoying your meal, sit back and relax to musical entertainment consisting of live on stage performances by creative and talented musicians from both the local and regional circuit. Performers in 2020 were: Billy Rice Band (country rock), Brenda Watty & Her Peeps (jazz, R&B, Motown), Fleetwood Max (Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band), Free Fallin' (Tom Petty Tribute Band), The Dr. Dave Band (classic rock, country, bluegrass), Love Alive (Heart Tribute Band), Double Your Trouble (Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Band), CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion (blues, soul, roots), West Coast Steel Pan Band (jazz, Caribbean), The Verge (classic rock, 70’s to present) and Reverend Barry & The Funk (funk, soul). Please check back as the 2021 event nears to confirm performers and performance times.


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!

February 19-21, 2021
Friday 4pm-10pm, Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 11am-6pm
General admission is FREE!! Limited on-site event parking available for $15!
Driving Directions

Driving Directions to City Marketplace, 115 Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda, FL  33950

Parking Information

Please see parking map to the right.  Click on the map for a larger version.  There is limited on-site event parking for $15.  

Also, please note the Charlotte Harbor Events & Conference Center has a "Gathering of Quilts - Quilt Show" on Friday and Saturday from 9am-5pm Friday and 9am-4pm Saturday.  Thereafter, the lot should be open and available each day.  

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