The 2019 Southwest Florida Woodcarvers, Inc. Wood Art Exposition & Competition will be taking place in Punta Gorda on 2018-01-11 & 12 from 09:00 to 16:00 both days. The show is open to carvers (and wood turners) of all skill levels.
This is one of the only shows in SW Florida and will exhibit the work of some very skilled carvers. Some of the carvings from 2018 can be seen here.
If you are interested in displaying your work you can get full instructions here.