Loading Events

Punta Gorda, FL ~ Healing Field of Honor® 2021

  • This event has passed.

May 28, 2021May 31, 2021

120 Laishley Court Punta Gorda, FL

Flag sales have been completed for this event.
Thank you for your support!

If you wish take your flag home, you may pick it up on Tuesday June 1 from 9am – 11am at Laishley Park.   If you miss this designated pick up time, please contact Darcy Hanley at (303) 927-9437. You may also choose to let Rotary keep your flag, in which case no further action is required.  

Thank you for your support.

Rotary Opens Opportunities

May 28 – 31, 2021
Laishley Park – 120 Laishley Court, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Field Set Up: May 27th
Field Take Down: June 1st

United States flags will fly in a solemn formation at Laishley Park during May of 2021 creating an awe-inspiring panorama. This stirring display of 501 flags will bring the community together in a patriotic tribute to honor our heroes.  Each U.S. flag represents an individual and tells a story. Flags may be sponsored to honor individuals currently serving in our military, veterans, first responders, child abuse prevention, heroes in our lives, victims of human trafficking and hometown heroes. This unique event is the perfect opportunity for all of us to remember and honor our many heroes.

The Stars & Stripes reminds us of who we are as a people.  As Americans we become stronger as we meet the challenges and overcome hardships.  The United States flag represents our solidarity in creating a brighter tomorrow and uniting us all.

“Rotary Opens Opportunities” is the perfect theme for the inaugural Field of Honor® display hosted by Punta Gorda Rotary Club.

This moving display is a gift to the community made possible through donations, sponsorships and the efforts of many dedicated volunteers. You can show your support and gratitude by sponsoring a flag or making a donation.

This is an experience hard to describe, but never to be forgotten. We invite all to visit the Punta Gorda Field of Honor® patriotic display and walk with us among the posted flags.  Additionally, the display will raise funds for programs of the Punta Gorda Rotary Charity & Education Foundation.

The display is open to all without charge. Don’t miss it!

More information about the Rotary Club of Punta Gorda click here:  Learn More

Event Sponsors





Rick & Marti Robinson


Jason Green
Alice Zachos
Paul Blaine


Charles Marlowe
Darcy Hanley
Susan Cravens
Brad Gamblin
Veterans Benefits America
Tom Beck
Nancy Johnson
Julie Lang
Beef O’Bradys
Animal Medical Clinic of Punta Gorda
Rick and Jan Brown
Golden Corral
Maryann Tipton
Greg’s Automotive Maintenance & Repair
Jackson Signs & T-Shirts
Celtic Ray
Bristol Private Wealth Management of Raymond James
Downtown Gatorz
Office Depot


Field Gallery

In The News

In The News

EDITORIAL: Rotary Club’s flag display appreciated

Sun Port Charlotte

There were so many great things this past Memorial Day weekend to savor and remember. But one memory stood out for us — perhaps because it is new and maybe because the sight was so inspiring.

The Healing Field of Honor, sponsored by the Punta Gorda Rotary Club in Laishley Park, was truly a spectacle for those who saw it.

PG Rotary to host ‘Healing Field of Honor’ event

SUN Punta Gorda
PUNTA GORDA — The Punta Gorda Rotary Club and Foundation plans to fly over 500 American flags later this month at Laishley Park as part of the Healing Field of Honor project, created by the Colonial Flag Foundation.

News briefs for March 29, 2021


Englewood Beach restrooms closed · Rotary to host Healing Field of Honor · Guardian Ad Litem info session · Easter Egg-scursion Scavenger Hunt

Rotary to host Healing Field of Honor

The Arcadian

The Punta Gorda Rotary Club will host the Healing Field of Honor over Memorial Day weekend in Laishley Park, Punta Gorda. The event will display as many as 1,000 U.S. flags waving atop 8-foot poles as a tribute to first responders, nurses and doctors, and the men and women who have served and are currently serving in all branches of the military.

Benefiting Charities:
Punta Gorda Rotary Charity & Education Foundation

Hosted By:
Punta Gorda Rotary Club

Local Organizing Committee:
Project Chair: Alyson Burch
Fundraising Treasurer Chair: Steve Goettler
P.R. Chair: James Williams
Program Chair: Robin Adair
Volunteer Chair: Darcy Hanley
Field Coordinator Chair: Frank Bell



May 28, 2021
May 31, 2021
Event Category:


Laishley Park
120 Laishley Court
Punta Gorda, FL 33950 United States
+ Google Map