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Tourism Hall of Fame

The Tourism Hall of Fame recognizes people who have a body of work relating to Charlotte County tourism spanning at least 10 years. This recognition is given only to those who, through their efforts and leadership, have had a significant impact on tourism in Charlotte County.  Induction into the Charlotte County Tourism Hall of Fame is not for a single event, activity or act, but rather for continual service to the tourism industry over a period of 10 or more years.


(click below to view/download PDF)  - 2018

Nomination Guidelines


Hall of Fame Winners Page

About the Charlotte Harbor Gulf Island Coast

Florida's premier year-round eco-tourism destination, Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach, The Charlotte Harbor Gulf Island Coast, is known for its pristine, unspoiled beauty. The area has hosted seven major feature films, been featured on SAIL magazine's list of the "10 Greatest Places to Sail in the United States," ranked by Golf Digest as the "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." For information about area events, activities and attractions, contact the Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach Visitor and Convention Bureau, 1700 Tamiami Trail, Suite G-2, Port Charlotte, FL; 941-743-1900, or call toll free at 1-800-652-6090 for a free Visitor's Guide; or visit the Web site at