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Save the Dates

18th Annual Cracker Fair at Pioneer Plaza, Feb. 8:

Funk Fest 11 at Punta Gorda City Marketplace, Feb. 14 and 15:

15th Annual Wine & Jazz Festival at Laishley Park, Feb. 22:


Starting January 20

Celtic Ray Public House presents Alicia Winters-Merritt, Jan. 20; Cage O'Hanlong, Jan. 21; Emily Ann Thompson, Jan. 23; Whiskey Dregs, Jan. 24; and Paul Rowan (2:00 pm) and Paleface (900 pm), Jan. 25:


Starting January 21

Portside Tavern presents Jimi Banks, Jan. 21; Mark Dupay, Jan. 22; Tiki Tom, Jan. 24; and Detroit Steve, Jan. 26:

Englewoods on Dearborn presents Mark Rom & The Magic Elixer Band, Jan. 21; Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones, Jan. 22; TC Carr & Bolts of Blue, Jan. 23; Memphis Rub, Jan. 24; and Torched, Jan. 25:

SandBar Tiki & Grille presents 3's company, Jan. 21; Jack'D Up, Jan. 23; and Zombie University, Jan. 24:


Starting January 22

Cristi Massey at SandBar Tiki & Grille, Jan. 22:

Dan Meadows at TT's (The Tiki) Bar, Jan. 22 and at Harpoon Harry's aFishermen's Village, Jan. 26:

Sun Events presents The Last Original Stars at The Charlotte Performing Arts Center, Jan. 22:

Fleetwood Max: The Definitive Fleetwood Mac Rumours Tribute at Pioneer Park, Jan. 22:

Englewood Event Center presents Some Old Jokers, Jan. 22; Absolute Elton John, Jan. 24; and Honky Tonk Straight: Live Tribute to George Strait, Jan. 25:


Starting January 23

TT's (The Tiki) Bar presents Kelsey Miles, Jan. 23:

Rocky Trop at Hurricane Charley's, Jan. 23 and at All-Star Sports Grill, Jan. 24:

Lighthouse Grill at Stump Pass presents Mike Imbasciani and his BluezRockerz, Jan. 23 and Jess Novak, Jan. 24:

New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble with the Freecoasters at The Celtic Ray, Jan. 26: and

Nino's Bakery presents Bill Gladwell, Jan. 23;; Bluegrass Jam, Jan. 25; and Gene Federico, Jan. 26:


Staring January 24

Feast or Famine at Charlie's Pub, Jan. 24:

Over The Bridge presents Cowboy Cartel, Jan. 24 and APB, Jan. 25:

High Five Band at White Elephant Pub, Jan. 24:

Back Home Again: A Tribute to John Denver, at the Cultural Center of Charlotte County, Jan. 24:

Tropical Avenue at Hurricane Charley's, Jan. 24:

Leroy's Southern Kitchen & Bar presents Blackbird Anthem, Jan. 24 and Mike Imbasciani & his BluezRockerz, Jan. 25: search "Leroy's Southern Kitchen-Bar" on Facebook

SW Florida Walking Tours presents Ghost Stories of Punta Gorda, Jan. 24; and History of Punta Gorda Walking Tour, Jan. 25:

Englewood Seafood & Music Festival at 300 W. Dearborn St., Jan. 24, 25, 25:


Starting January 25

9th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili, Beer, & Blues Fest at Laishley Park, Jan. 25:

The Billy Rice Band at the Englewood Seafood & Music Festival, Jan. 25:

Sounds of the Night Tour at Babcock Ranch Eco Tour, Jan. 25:

Military Heritage Museum presents Dave Bray USA with opener Nate Winkler, Jan. 25:

Deb & The Dynamics, The Nouveaux Honkies, and Grammy award winner Buckwheat Zydeco Jr & The ils sont partis band at the 9th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili, Beer, and Blues Festival, Jan. 25 at Laishley

Trinity ON80 at TT's (The Tiki) Bar, Jan. 25:

Trio Fusion at Mango Bistro, Jan. 25:

Bert's Black Widow Harley-Davidson presents Tolerance Zero, Jan. 25 and Storm Warning, Jan. 26:


January 26

Charlotte Players present Mind Games with Bill Gladwell, Jan. 26:

Phoenix Radio presents Eric Tessmer at Over the Bridge, Jan. 26:

Yesterday: A Tribute to The Beatles at Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center, Jan. 26:

Mark Gorka at Hurricane Charley's, Jan. 26:

The Punta Gorda Symphony presents Mendelssohn - Mozart - Tchaikovsky, Jan. 26 at The Charlotte Performing Arts

Magnum Opus at SandBar Tiki & Grille, Jan. 26:



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