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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
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 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
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