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 donation 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.

All tickets are considered donations to the Punta Gorda Rotary Charity and Education Foundation.

  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 off 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



 Master Chefs 

 Short-Order Cooks

  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! 

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),

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