Parking and the Green Hibiscus Trolley Route from Downtown to the Festival

Historic Downtown Punta Gorda - Laishley Park is just a short walk from historic downtown Punta Gorda, with many restaurants, hotels, and shops, or follow the riverwalk and take in the sunset at T.T.'s Tiki Bar.  A five-minute drive west brings you to Fisherman's Village, with restaurants, boutiques, a resort, and a marina.   

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Laishley Park

100 Nesbit Street Punta Gorda, FL 33950

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The closest parking is the Laishley Crab House lot off off Nesbit Street and in the Charlotte County Courts complex lot on Nesbit just north of E. Marion Avenue (Hwy 17 going west).  The main downtown parking garage is on the corner of W. Olympia (Hwy 17 going east) and Tamiami Trail (going north), with its entrance on Herald Court.  Free parking on Punta Gorda Streets. 

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