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Maximum group size: 400+ | Maximum group size: 100-400 | Maximum group size: < 100

Maximum group size: 400+

Englewood Event Center

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 6400/500
  • Location: State Road 776 in Englewood, <10 minutes from the beaches
  • Lodging: <10 minutes from many condo and vacation home options; 20-30 minutes from over 1,000 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: A/V services and equipment, stage, catering kitchen, ample parking

englewoodeventcenter.com

Punta Gorda Waterfront Hotel & Suites

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 5,000/400
  • Location: downtown Punta Gorda
  • Lodging: 188 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: A/V services & equipment, in-house catering, business center, restaurant, waterfront tiki bar, pool, fitness center, complimentary hot breakfast

pgwaterfront.com

Kings Gate Golf Club

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating):
    • Grand Ballroom: 5,777/650
    • Crown Room: 3,869/450
    • Imperial Room: 1,908/240
    • Palace Theater: 1,224/150
  • Location: I-75 @ Kings Hwy., Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: < 1 mile from 400 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: A/V services & equipment, in-house catering with full kitchen, on-site executive golf course

www.kingsgatehomes.com

Cultural Center of Charlotte County

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating)
    • Conference Center: 7,140/1,068 (can be divided into 8 equal sized rooms)
    • Centennial Hall: 3,161/300
    • Fountain Room: 2,840/250
    • Music Room: 2,156/200
    • Classroom "I": 910/95
    • Palm Room: 841/90
  • Location: < 10 minutes from 700 hotel rooms, centrally located in Port Charlotte
  • Amenities: In-house catering, A/V services & equipment

www.theculturalcenter.com


Maximum group size: 100-400

Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating):
    • Sanders Hall: 3312/300
    • Breakout rooms (5):
      • Room 1: 507/50
      • Room 2/3: 663/70
      • Room 4: 324/20
      • Room 5: 332/20
  • Location/lodging: < 5 minutes from downtown Punta Gorda and 500 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: A/V services & equipment, catering kitchen

www.pgica.org

Port Charlotte Beach Park

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating)
    • Room A & B: 3,091/332
    • Room A: 956/60
    • Room B: 2,135/272
  • Location: On the waterfront of Charlotte Harbor, Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: < 10 minutes from 700 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: A/V services, catering kitchen, 200 parking spaces, large picnic pavilions, fishing pier, outdoor deck, man-made beach, boat ramp, swimming pool.

www.charlottecountyfl.com

Visani Restaurant & Comedy Club

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (banquet seating):
    • Main Room: 2,700/200
    • Breakout Room: 450/40
  • Location: Kings Highway, 1/2 mile west of I-75
  • Lodging: <1 mile from 400 quality hotel rooms
  • Amenities: A/V services & equipment, in-house catering/restaurant, musical/comedy entertainment available

www.Visani.net 

Palm Island Resort

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 1,209/150
  • Location: Barrier island accessible only by car ferry or water taxi
  • Lodging: One, two, and three bedroom units on the island, one bedroom units at the marina on the mainland
  • Amenities: open deck attached to meeting space, A/V services & equipment, catering by on-site restaurant (Rum Bay), swimming pools, hydro-spas, golf packages with mainland courses, tennis courts, beachfront setting

www.palmisland.com

Kingsway Country Club

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (banquet seating):
    • The Grille Room: 100 ppl.
    • Magnolia Room: 75 ppl.
    • Augusta Room: 40 ppl.
  • Location: I-75 @ Kings Hwy., Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: < ½ mile from 400 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: In-house catering, AV services & equipment including LCD projector, screen, wireless microphones, and podiums

www.kingswaycountryclub.com/clubhouse.htm


Maximum group size: < 100

Country Inn & Suites

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): call
  • Location: I-75 @ Kings Hwy., Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: 93 hotel rooms including 28 suites

www.countryinns.com

Four Points by Sheraton Punta Gorda Harborside

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating):
  • Bay Room: 450/50
  • Palm Room: 294/24
  • Bay/Palm Combo: 744/74 
  • Location: Downtown Punta Gorda
  • Lodging: 106 hotel rooms including 2 suites

Link: www.fourpointspuntagorda.com

LaQuinta Inn & Suites

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 637/50
  • Location: I-75 @ Kings Highway, Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: 81 hotel rooms including 12 suites

www.lq.com

Microtel Inn & Suites

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 512 /46
  • Location: US 41, Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: 86 hotel rooms including 19 suites
  • Amenities: Flat screen TV’s , DVD player, wireless internet, overhead projector with screen, podium, complimentary coffee & tea

www.microtelinn.com

Sleep Inn & Suites

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 625/40
  • Location: I-75 @ Kings Highway, Port Charlotte
  • Lodging: 78 hotel rooms including 7 suites

www.portcharlottesleepinn.com

Wyvern Hotel

  • Meeting space square footage/max. capacity (theater seating): 500/50
  • Location: Downtown Punta Gorda
  • Lodging: 63 hotel rooms
  • Amenities: In-house catering, A/V services & equipment, rooftop pool & tiki bar

www.thewyvernhotel.com

About Charlotte Harbor & the Gulf Islands

Florida's premier year-round eco-tourism destination, Charlotte Harbor & the Gulf Islands 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 Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf Islands Visitor and Convention Bureau, 18500 Murdock Circle, Suite B-104, 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 CharlotteHarborTravel.com.