Find Waldo Local 2022


Where's Waldo in downtown Punta Gorda?
Look for him July 1 - 30!

Find Waldo Local imageThe search for Waldo is coming to Downtown Punta Gorda! From July 1 to 30, Waldo will be hiding in 25 downtown businesses (list below). STARTING JULY 1, pick up your Waldo stamp card at any of the participating locations and collect a stamp or signature wherever you spot him.

When you are done searching (deadline is July 30), bring your passport to Copperfish Books, your FIND WALDO LOCAL headquarters.

  1. When you spot Waldo at any of the businesses on the reverse side, collect a store stamp (or signature).
  2. When you spot the Waldo with a difference at Copperfish Books, collect a store stamp (or signature).
  3. When you’ve collected at least ten different store stamps/signatures, take them to Copperfish Books, your FIND WALDO LOCAL headquarters, to claim a Waldo temporary tattoo and a coupon for $1 off of any Where’s Waldo? book (limited to the first 125 Waldo-spotters).
  4. If you collect at least twenty stamps/signatures, take your passport to Copperfish Books to get a temporary tattoo and coupon, PLUS be entered in a drawing for a deluxe set of Waldo books and other great prizes.

The drawing will be held during our Find Waldo Local wrap party on Saturday, July 30, 4-5 pm. We hope all participants will attend! Please RSVP to (941) 205-2560 or

Here are the locations Waldo will be hiding in:

Burg'r Bar
Centennial Bank
Copperfish Books
Dean's South of the Border
F. M. Don's
Harbor Scoops
Hessler Floor Covering
Hurricane Charley's
Los Dos Cristianos
PG Social House
Pizza Gorda
Pomegranate & Fig
Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce
Punta Gorda Chocolate & Wine
Punta Gorda Coffee & Tea
Reflection Comics
Room By Room
Seagrape Gallery
Shorty's Place
Splash of Madness
Tiki's Boutique
Wildwood Pizza