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Welcome to the Punta Gorda Downtown Merchants Association

Punta Gorda Downtown Merchant's Association, Florida General Information Contact:
(941) 391-4856
Info@
PGDowntownMerchants.com

Punta Gorda Downtown Merchants Association, Inc.

Mission:  To advance the revitalization of downtown by supporting and promoting existing businesses and new businesses. Working for development that is pedestrian friendly and presents an overall image of quality.

Where: The area of Punta Gorda covered by the Downtown Merchants Association is from the Peace River south to Charlotte Avenue, MLK Boulevard on the east to Harvey Street on the west.

Why: There are still many hurdles to overcome in our Downtown due to Hurricane Charley. Our aim is to be pro-active with our City Fathers in helping them make the right choices in getting us moving more quickly and in the right direction.

Board of Directors:

Jerry Presseller-Chairman,Presseller's Restaurant 

Mary Mowat- Vice Chair, River City Grill

Yvonne Kirdy -Secretary, Florida Community Bank

John Wright - Treasurer, PG Chamber

Maria Von Atzigen - Director, Swiss Connections

Bonnie Benande - Director, Sea Grape Gallery

Nina Sedule-Ross - Director, Creations Gallery

Membership to the Association gives downtown businesses a voice in this work as well as the opportunity to be a part of our promotional events. Three types of membership levels make belonging to the organization affordable. [Click here for an application]

Other opportunities include having your business listed in our Gallery Walk Map and buying power for group advertising.

The focus of the Association is to help grow Downtown Punta Gorda and its businesses.  Please help us help everyone in our downtown.

Get the Gallery Walk Map!

Events

OKTOBERFEST
Every October is OKTOBERFEST. Saturday October 4th 2014 is the next one. This is a FREE Admission event held downtown in front of the Historic Courthouse on Taylor Street.  4 till 9pm. Enjoy authentic German Umpah music.  Purchase beer, wine, soda and wursts, along with pretzels, German pork dishes, and more.  Truly a FREE Admission FUN evening.  
 
GALLERY WALK
Held every 3rd Thursday of the month from 5 - 8 pm.  Participating downtown merchants stay open late and provide live music, artist wares and demonstrations, and freebies. Stroll around the downtown area - end up at one of the wonderful restaurants for a drink and a bite to eat. It's a downtown tradition!

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     FARMERS MARKET
Award winning Farmers Market, over 25 vendors, held every Saturday in front of our Historic Courthouse. Click here for more info

Visit our market via video

HOLLY DAYS
The kick off to the Holiday festivities in Punta Gorda. 

Lighted Boat Parade - Sunday Dec 15th - starts at dusk

 

Artisan's Atelier:

Opened in the Fall of 2010 in the Herald Court Centre. Different artisans will be working right before your eyes.  These artisans' are available to answer your questions as well as sell their works.  The Atelier will operate from 11 to 5 Monday through Saturday. It is opened on Gallery Walk nights till 8 pm.

Now taking applications for new artists. Call 941 637 8484 for further information.

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