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Upcoming Events

Punta Gorda Pickleball Open presented by the Association of Pickleball Professionals (APP)

The $40k 2021 Punta Gorda Pickleball Open is coming to PicklePlex January 7-10, 2021. This year’s tournament will feature top professionals and amateurs from across America taking place in singles, doubles, and mixed doubles events. Play begins each day at 8 am and is open to the public free of charge. 

Dates: January 7–10 2021

Location: PicklePlex of Punta Gorda

Rumble on the River: Charlotte County Boxing Championships

Youth and Amateur Boxing under the Big Tent in Downtown Punta Gorda, presented by USA Boxing and Smugglers Events. Presenting a minimum of 28 fights, with three belts up for grabs. Advance general admission and VIP Tables are available.

Date: January 23, 2021

Location: City Marketplace, Downtown Punta Gorda

2020 World Pickleball Pro Championship

The first-ever $100,000-dollar Pickleball Tournament is coming back to Punta Gorda. This end-of-the-year tournament will crown the 2020 World Pickleball Champion.

Dates: February 3–7, 2021

Location: PicklePlex of Punta Gorda

Princess Classic Invitational

Over 500 athletes from ages 3-18 years old traveling from all over the state of Florida to compete in this USA Gymnastics and Amateur Athletic Union Gymnastics ( AAU) sanctioned event.

Date: February 5–7, 2021

Location: Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center

Snowbird Baseball Classic

The Snowbird Classic is held annually in the Charlotte Harbor and Gulf Islands area, Port Charlotte Florida. Snowbird baseball is here to meet the coach's and teams needs by providing outstanding service to enable teams to concentrate on baseball and fun while in our area.

Date: February 19–March 28, 2021

Locations: Charlotte Sports Park and Centennial Park Baseball Field

Florida Half Century Softball

Florida Half Century Softball Association is a Not for Profit organization of teams across the state of Florida. Over their 25 years of existence, they have developed 5 major age divisions, and play year-round with competitive divisions available for ages 50+.

Date: April 10–11, 2021 and October 16–17, 2021

Location: Carmalita Park 

Sugar Bert Boxing National Championship Qualifier

Sugar Bert Boxing is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. The Sugar Bert Boxing Promotions National Qualifiers and Championships, attract thousands of amateur boxers, coaches, and families annually. Their vision is to increase exposure to up and coming amateur boxers.

Date: June 2021

Location: Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center

Gulf Coast Invitational Golf Tournament

Riverwood Golf Club will be hosting the Inaugural Gulf Coast Amateur Invitational. Entrants for the 54-hole event will include top college players, the best high school players, and amateurs from around the country. Riverwood, rated 5th in Florida and 36th in the USA by Golf Advisor, has hosted many prestigious golf tournaments in its 25 year history including 17 nationally ranked Senior Amateur Invitationals and multiple Florida State Golf Association tournaments.

Date: TBD 2021

Location: Riverwood Golf Club

Charlotte Harbor Regatta

Since 2010, this regatta has taken advantage of the 270 square miles of water in Charlotte Harbor to host one of the fastest-growing regattas in the state. Each year the event hosts sailors in approximately 10 different classes and in 2013 hosted the Lasers Midwinter Championships in conjunction with the event.

Date: February 4–6, 2022

Location: Port Charlotte Beach Park


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