Looking for Holiday and Christmas events in Englewood, Punta Gorda and everywhere in between? Check out this big list of Christmas and holiday events happening in Charlotte county!
Remember to click the links to the event websites to check about cancellations and exact times. Sometimes weather plays a factor and we wouldn’t want you to show up to an event if it had been cancelled!
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Christmas events on Boca Grande Island
The town will be lit up, shops will be handing out cookies, cocoa and other treats. Walk around and get in the Christmas spirit on Nov. 30th from 5-8PM. Just remember that this year may look a little different because of the circumstances surrounding this year.
Christmas events in Englewood
Christmas on Dearborn – Cancelled this year
Decorate your vehicle, wear your favorite holiday festive clothes and drive through for Christmas candy and stocking stuffers! There will also be a Christmas tree farm.
This will be Friday, Dec. 18th from 5-8PM.
Christmas events in Port Charlotte
Free, safe, family-friendly holiday event with games, giveaways, crafts, photo ops and more! Kids can wear festive pajamas. This event will be from 5-8PM.
This is a drive-thru event open to the public and free! This is a Christmas experience where you can hear the story of Jesus’s birth and see Christmas lights. This will be Dec. 10-13th 6-9PM. This will be at Murdock Baptist in Port Charlotte.
Christmas events in Punta Gorda
The Grinch will be at Fishermen’s Village on November 27th and 28th from 1-4PM. He will be practicing social distancing.
Check out the Punta Gorda Boat Parade on the Saturday night before Christmas Eve. The best way to see the parade is from the water. The parade begins at 6PM on December 19th.
Fishermen’s Village will be lit up with thousands of Christmas lights this season! Located at 1200 West Retta Esplanade in Punta Gorda.
See the gardens of Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens up in lights! Open Tuesday through Sunday 9AM-4PM. There will be sculptures and botanicals.
Admission is $10 for adults, students up to 18 years old are $5. Kids 4 and under are free.
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