The Taste of Punta Gorda is a culinary delight with all-day entertainment, vendors serving desserts and specialty drinks, arts, crafts, nonprofits, a don't-miss silent auction, and great Kids Fun Zone.  100% of the net revenue from The Taste's net revenue benefits local non-profits and charitable organizations. In the past three years, the Punta Gorda Rotary and its Charitable Foundation have given $134,000 in grants and community projects.

Don't miss it!  Sunday, March 3, 2019The Taste of Punta Gorda from 11:00 AM and until 5:00 PM.  Bring camp chairs to enjoy the music.  Purchase $5 Adult tickets and $25 Rotary Angel tickets                or at the gate (Children under 12 free).  2019 SWFL Club Cardholders and Gulf Coast Diner's Cardholders get a $1 discount only at the gate.

  Kids will love the Kids Fun Zone's 

  bounce house, rock climbing, 

  face painting, and other Inter-

  active attractions.  Kengo CMA

  Karate & Jujitsu will give demon-

  strations during the day.

  All-Day Music Schedule

  11:00 AM - Kick the day of with 

  Charlotte High School's great

  12:30 PM - Hear toe-tapping 

  tunes from  

  2:00 - 5:00 PM -

  Rock out with 

  Southwest Florida's one & only



  Rotary Angels "give a lot & get a little extra"!

  Front row access to the "Rotary Angels Tent" 

  near the main Stage, beverage service plus

  a free drink, special recognition, and our 

  sincere thanks for your extra support of the   

  Punta Gorda Rotary Club and its foundation! 


Media Sponsors

 Master Chefs 

 Top Chefs 

  Sous Chefs In-Kind

 Sous Chefs

 Executive Chefs

feature 30 restaurants

 Short-Order Cooks

​​​​​​​Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!

The Punta Gorda Rotary Charitable and Educational Foundation recognized as tax-exempt by the IRS under Section 501(c)(3)  Tax ID 65-0291703. It is also licensed in the State of Florida (# CH17009). A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free with the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. 1-800-HELP-FLA (425-7352),