About Port Charlotte Fl
The Port Charlotte Fl Community was ranked among the 10 best places to retire in 2012 by U.S. News and World Report and made Forbes list of the “25 Best Places to Retire in 2015”. Featuring over 70 parks and recreational areas and 200+ miles of Blueway Trails, nature lovers can enjoy world-class fishing, sightseeing boat tours, kayaking or just soaking up the sun on one of our pristine beaches. Ride a bike through Fred C. Babcock-Cecil M. Webb Wildlife Management Area or hike through Cedar Point Environmental Park. For the sports lover, catch the Tampa Bay Rays during Spring Training at the Charlotte Sports Park or the local Charlotte Stone Crabs, a Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays Major League Baseball team. Love to golf? Port Charlotte Fl. has 3 courses to choose from!
Be sure to check out the Cultural Center of Charlotte County. Located in the heart of Port Charlotte Fl., the Culutural Center offers an endless variety of activities; plays, games, dances, a cafe, thrift stores, a computer club, fitness center and craft shows, all at reasonable prices.
Port Charlotte Fl. is centrally located and just a few hours drive from the amusement parks of Orlando, historical Saint Augustine, the Everglades, beautiful South Beach Miami and The Keys, (just to mention a few)!
For families there is no shortage of local activities and events, playgrounds, miniature golf, bowling, arcade games, rock climbing, laser tag and go-karts! Be sure to attend the Charlotte County Fair, held the first weekend in February to the next, this annual event offers carnival rides and live entertainment. In addition there are numerous events throughout the year; car shows, art shows, block parties and festivals. Parents will appreciate that for the 2007-08 school year, all schools in Port Charlotte FL. received A’s from the Florida Department of Education.
Port Charlotte Fl. truly has something for everyone!