Welcome to the emerging all-star of sports in the state of Florida. The area has been a perennial favorite for athletes, teams and their coaches for years. The area's superb weather, welcoming attitude and tremendous value all combine to make it the top sports destination. The area is easy to get to and get around. And for many sports, the area offers the finest facilities for training and sports events in the nation.
The Bradenton area supports a variety of sports and offers top-notch venues against a backdrop of beautiful islands and white-sand beaches. You have a choice of every type of lodging from luxury beachside resorts to new budget-friendly hotels. And there are so many great things to do between games and events. Let us help you get your game on! We've got what it takes to become your destination of choice for your event or annual tournament.
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From September 23 – October 1, 2017, the World Rowing Championships, an international rowing regatta organized by FISA (the World Rowing Federation), will be held at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida, the only Class A course in the United States and “where world-class athletes come to compete.”
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Please contact us for help with all your planning needs:
Sean WalterDirector of Sports941-729-9177, ext. 3951 Sean.Walter@BACVB.com
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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