NEW GARDEN PARK OPENS IN PUNTA GORDA, FLORIDA Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens Offers Waterfront Sanctuary of Art and Nature


Florida’s newest garden park, Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens in Punta Gorda, opened Phase I on Friday, Oct. 20. The waterfront gardens offer a sanctuary of art and nature by featuring botanical collections and contemporary interpretive art with 11 sculptures emerging from the lush landscape.
Roger and Linda Tetrault and the Roger and Linda Tetrault Family Foundation, began development of the property in 2006. The Tetrault Foundation, a 501(c)(3) private nonprofit […]

Paddleboarding on Lemon Bay, Englewood, FL

Paddleboarding with Beach Road Watersports
GOOD MORNING
Having lived here on the Suncoast for more than two decades, I know that there is no better place to be the first week of fall than on the water. And one of the most beautiful bodies of water in the area is the Lemon Bay.
The smallest of the five Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserves, it’s long, narrow and shallow, which has created a diverse network of mangroves, […]

Englewood Pioneer Days

The celebration brings a parade, two-day festival and more to Englewood over Labor Day weekend
Englewood Pioneer Days’ 61st annual

Yoga on Englewood Beach!

Yoga on Englewood Beach
Loving Light Yoga presents Yoga on Englewood Beach Yoga
for Every Body, 8:30–9:30 am every day—holidays included!
Free, donations accepted and appreciated. Sunset Yoga
6:00–7:00 pm every Monday and Wednesday. Bring a blanket
or sheet. Call 941.473.0135 or
visit lovinglightyoga.net for details

50 fun things to do in Southwest Florida

Here’s a list of 50 things to do during the summer in Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte counties.
1. Find a shark’s tooth on Caspersen Beach in Venice.
2. Spend the day soaking up history in Cortez with a visit to the Florida