Consisting of 45 to 65 musicians, this symphony orchestra was established in 1978 and performs four series concerts, a chamber music concert, the annual Pops Concert at Sunset, a Holiday Magic concert at Christmas, and several educational concerts during their season.
Charlotte County Concert Band
2280 Aaron Street • Port Charlotte, FL 33980
This band plays a concert every month from October to April in a huge variety of music styles which include marches, overtures, and selections from Broadway shows. They also feature vocal and instrumental solos.
The Charlotte Performing Arts Center
701 Carmalita St.
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
The facility was recently turned over to Charlotte High School and will be the home of vocal, music, and theater events from schools across the county. The facility remains the home of the Charlotte Symphony and Charlotte Chorale, both of which have exciting seasons planned.
Directions: I-75 Exit 161 or 164 to Cooper Street and Carmalita Rt 41 to Carmalita Street.
Gilchrist Park Guitar Army
Every Thursday evening in Gilchrist Park. Outdoor music and a unique weekly event in Punta Gorda.
A Punta Gorda tradition of local musicians just coming on down to the park to play and sing. Free and bring a chair and picnic dinner.