Harbor Tour from Burnt Store Marina
February 16 - April 7, 2018
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Departs from Burnt Store Marina.
Our Harbor Tour is a great introduction to beautiful Charlotte Harbor. This 1 hour cruise in the Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve includes historical narrative, and you'll look for dolphins, seabirds, and other wildlife. Our large, double-decker tour boats are comfortable, stable and perfect for sightseeing. Departure time is promptly at 11:30 a.m., so plan to be at the docks behind Cass Cay Restaurant by 11:15 a.m. Check in directly at the boat.
Adults: $19.95 +tax
Childern 3-11: 1/2 price
Under 3: Free!
Let's Go Fishing! Class
Begins February 21, 2018
An introductory course in Florida Fishing is being offered at the PGI Civic Association on Shreve Street in Punta Gorda. Topics to be covered include fishing techniques, tackle selection, rigging, knot tying, lures, baits, cast nets, fish identification, tides, and fishing regulations for fishing in fresh and salt waters of Southwest Florida. Rods, reels, lures, nets and other fishing equipment will be demonstrated during the class and there will be a number of useful hand outs issued to students. The class is geared towards beginning anglers, but more experienced fishermen will pick up helpful tips as well. The instructor is long time local fishing guide Capt. Ralph Allen who might even reveal the locations of a few local hotspots! The course is open to all members of the public and is held on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for six weeks beginning on Wednesday February 21. The cost for the class is $45 and advance registration is recommended by calling 941-637-1655.
Annual Cruise Pass
Do you love the sunsets over Charlotte Harbor? Can't get enough dolphins? Visiting and want to try a variety of cruises?
Annual Cruise Passes entitle the cardholder to unlimited free admission on all regularly scheduled sightseeing cruises for one year from date of purchase. (Park fees, special events and Christmas Light Canal Cruises are not included.)
The cost of the pass is only $179 + tax for adults or $89.50 + tax for children (3-11 years old). To purchase, visit the King Fisher Fleet ticket booth at Fishermen’s Village or call (941) 639-0969.
Unlimited free admission includes the following cruises:
- Cabbage Key
- Cayo Costa
- Boca Grande
- Burnt Store
- Peace River Nature Cruise
- Harbor Tour
- Sunset Cruise
Bonus: Show your Annual Pass to your server at The Village Fish Market restaurant, also located in Fishermen's Village, and receive your choice of a) a free cup of chowder with purchase of an entree from the regular menu or b) a dessert for $2 when purchasing an entree ($3 for chocolate creation). Child's annual pass entitles the child to a free ice cream dessert when ordering off the kids menu. (If ordering an entree off the regular menu then the same offer as the adults.) Not to be combined with any other offer.