Blues Brews BBQThe Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to present the Blues, Brews & BBQ headliner: Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Randy McAllister!

He will be accompanied by Dave Powers and Tucci! What a line-up!

Don't miss this weekend of fabulous Blues music, Brews by local craft beer brewers, and hot-out-of-the-smoker BBQ by local pitmasters!

June 24th to 26th, 2016, on the Great Lawn behind the Fourpoints By Sheraton, Punta Gorda, right on the water (shade available!)

Schedule of Events:

Friday VIP-only event:

  • 5.30-7:00 pm, at Peace River Distributing: specialty Brews, snacks, and live blues music. Factory tours also available.

Friday general admission:

  • 7.30- 9:00 pm: Craft beer and food pairing around the pool at the Four Points By Sheraton. Limited to 100 tickets, $40 per person. Master craft brewer will be attending from Darwin Brewing Co, out of Bradenton. Their ales evolve from the flavors of both Florida and Latin America


  • VIP: along with Friday night's fun at Peace River Distributing, VIP special festival entry opens at noon, with music from 1:30 to 6:00 pm. Start the fun early with your commemorative, full-size, Tervis® festival cup. VIP guests receive full tumbler pours, not sampler pours!

  • Regular admission: $30 per person: gate opens at 1:00 pm, with music from 1:30 to 6:00 pm. Special festival sampling cup.


  • Blues Cruz by King Fisher Fleet is a hit, selling out early. Call 941 639 0969 for reservations


FourPoints by Sheraton Hotel: mention the Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival when you make your overnight reservation for a Special Rate! Call 941 637 6770

Fishermen's Village Resort - why not enjoy spectacular water views and be right on site of great restaurants and shops. Call 941 639 8721 for reservations and further details