About North Port Fl
North Port Fl , located just 20 minutes from the Gulf of Mexico, is a rapidly growing city with a small town family- friendly feel. Mild year round temperatures make golf, boating, swimming and fishing popular year round activities. Visit Myakka River State Park, with its 39 miles of hiking trails or take a guided boat ride and spot alligators, wood storks, sandhill cranes and spoonbills in their natural habitat.
The North Port Fl Performing Arts Center offers a wide variety of performances; off broadway plays, professional music groups and symphonies. Spend a day relaxing at the Warm Mineral Springs or play a few rounds at one of our 21 nearby golf courses. If shopping is your hobby, the Miromar Factory Outlet stores are just a short drive up the I75 freeway, head to one of the numerous boutiques in Downtown Punta Gorda, or go antiquing in nearby Arcadia. North Port Fl is just 31/2 hours from Orlando, with its numerous amusement parks; Disney, Legoland and Sea World to name a few and 2 hours to Busch Gardens and Water Park. Or head in the other direction and spend the day in South Beach Miami or air boating in the Everglades!
Throughout the year North Port Fl is host to numerous competetive events; fishing tournaments, boat and yacht races. Fishing boats, kayaks and jet ski’s can be rented from many local marinas and sightseeing cruises abound. Catch a foul ball while watching the Charlotte Stone Crabs play at the Charlotte Sports Park or, during the first weekend in February through the next, enjoy live entertainment and carnival rides at the Charlotte County Fair located just across the street from the stadium.
North Port Fl is part of the Sarasota County School system, the district contains six schools that received gold, silver or bronze medals in the U.S. News Best High Schools rankings.
Whether your searching for the perfect place to raise your family or to retire, North Port Fl is the paradise you have been looking for!