The Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach Visitor & Convention Bureau recently completed a 22-minute informational video highlighting things to see and do for Charlotte County visitors who are staying in the destination.

The video is available for accommodations to download and broadcast in their respective hotel rooms and rental units. Let us know if you use it: 941.743.1900 or


The video’s goal is to show those staying in local accommodations the variety of things to see and do during their stay ranging from the beaches to dining and outdoor adventures to arts and culture. The video was filmed, edited and produced by Charlotte County tourism staff. Local personality Casey Nemec hosts and narrates the video. The video can be viewed online at:

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Downloadable for hospitality industry partners:

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*Videos may be used embedded; physical location playback single or continual loop.

Video is for destination promotion purposes only.  Video may not be edited or used for any other purpose, commercial or otherwise, without written consent of the Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach VCB.


Located halfway between Tampa and Naples on the Southwest Florida Gulf Coast, Punta Gorda /Englewood Beach is a charming collection of nine coastal communities surrounding the state’s second largest harbor. Florida’s premier year-round eco-tourism destination, the area offers a pristine unspoiled beauty. In 2014, Port Charlotte was named the top “U.S. Best Value Destination” by Trivago (the world’s largest online hotel search site), and the Charlotte Sports Park, spring training home of the Tampa Bay Rays, was voted “Best Spring Training Facility” by readers of USA TODAY. A haven for outdoor enthusiasts, Punta Gorda / Englewood Beach has been named one of SAIL magazine’s “10 Greatest Places to Sail in the United States,” ranked by Golf Digest as “Third Best Place to Live and Play Golf in America,” and rated by MONEY magazine as one of the “Best Places to Live in the South.” Englewood was named second of the Top Ten emerging travel destinations in the U.S. by The area is served by five airports: The Punta Gorda Airport (PDG) with private and charter air service, Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ), Southwest Florida International Airport, Ft. Myers, (RSW), St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) and Tampa International Airport (TPA). For more information on visiting Punta Gorda / Englewood Beach visit or call1-800-652-6090.


Jennifer Huber                                                     

Tourism Public Relations Manager                                              
Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach Visitor & Convention Bureau                  
(941) 743-1900 or


Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach

Visitor & Convention Bureau

1700 Tamiami Trail, Suite G2

Port Charlotte, FL 33948

941-743-1900, FAX: 941-764-4932