Resources for Media Professionals

Take some time to browse the information on our website - or travel to Bradenton - and you’ll see why Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key are a little slice of laid-back, beachfront, island sunshine, with easy access to all of Florida’s other charms. Explore this Media section for story ideas, information on our destination in the press room, and other important information and announcements. Check back frequently to learn what’s new. And, of course, if you need personal assistance with editorial content, article research and press kits the media contacts listed in this section are eager to help in any way.



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Courtyard Marriott Bradenton Riverfront

Located on the Riverwalk, with meeting space for up to 400 guests. Meeting Pkg: $42/pp for meeting room, cont’l breakfast and lunch.

941-747-3727 | Courtyard Marriott

Bradenton Area Convention Center

Located on the scenic Manatee River, this flexible full-service facility has the space and the staff necessary to make your event a true success.

941.729.9177 | Bradenton Area Convention Center

The Powel Crosley Estate

The Powel Crosley Estate has all the modern amenities to successfully host meetings, weddings and other events. Call or visit our page to learn ...

941.722.3244 | The Powel Crosley Estate