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January 17th – 19th

Punta Gorda Seafood & Music Festival™

Outdoor food and fun await at the 4th Annual Punta Gorda Seafood & Music Festival at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda from January 17th-19th, 2025. Join us for a weekend of delicious food, live music, and festive activities beginning Friday evening from 4pm-10pm, continuing Saturday 11am-10pm, and concluding Sunday 11am-6pm. The event is produced by Paragon Festivals. General admission is FREE!!!

This seafood and music festival is designed like a gourmet meal, blending the finest ingredients to create an unforgettable experience. Choose from a variety of entrees including seafood, meat, and vegetarian options, all cooked fresh onsite. Enhance your meal with an assortment of side dishes and decadent desserts. A selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will also be available.

Relax and enjoy live musical performances by some of Florida’s and the region’s top artists. The entertainment schedule will be posted as the festival date approaches. Last year’s lineup featured Annika Chambers Deslauriers and Paul Deslauriers, Ronnie Dee and the Superstars, Memphis Lightning, Jack’D Up, Sean Chambers, Thunder Beach, Reggie King Sears, 22N, Kettle of Fish, K-Luv and United Funk Foundation, and One Night Radio.

In addition to the music and food, explore a marketplace offering a variety of arts and crafts, including paintings, mixed-media, glasswork, gourmet food items, and specialty products. Enjoy shopping between band performances to find unique and handcrafted items.

“Normal” feels so good! Come join us and enjoy the familiar joys of life once again.

NOTE: Bands and performance times are subject to change, so please check back for updates!

NOTE: Pets ARE allowed at the event!!!

No outside food or drinks permitted.

Driving Directions

Event location: Laishley Park, 100 Nesbit St., 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 the event-site 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.



Dates & Times

  • Jan 17, Friday, 4:00 pm
    – 10:00 pm
  • Jan 18, Saturday, 11:00 am
    – 10:00 pm
  • Jan 19, Sunday, 11:00 am
    – 6:00 pm

Pet Friendly Festival

Please ensure that your pet is leashed at all times while on event grounds.


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Entertainment Directory

The entertainment schedule for this festival has not yet been confirmed. Check back soon for updated information as it becomes available.
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