The 2019 Adventure Journal has arrived! 

Call the VCB at 941-743-1900 or stop by 1700 Tamiami Tr., Unit G2 (next to Perkins) for your supply and stay tuned: the electronic version will be live soon.


The Charlotte County Event Development Program Application is now available for fiscal year 2019.

Applications are due no later than 5:00 pm, Feb. 22 by emailing or by personal delivery to 1700 Tamiami Trail, G-2, Port Charlotte. 

Click to access the application online.

Read the Media Release


Product Development 

Each month we will spotlight a unique experience in another destination to spark creativity when it comes to product and experience development here at home.

We start with Lambert's Cafe in Missouri, "Home of the Throwed Rolls." A simple request by a customer—for the server to toss him a roll when he couldn't reach—has sparked an identity for the cafe. As manager Mike Church stated, "People come to catch the rolls." Visit • View a spotlight video on

What can your organization do to create memorable experience?