Bradenton Area Tourism Industry Partners

Vacation Rental Update:The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation and the Executive Office of the Governor Ron DeSantis have approved the Manatee County Vacation Rentals Plan for Phased Opening, effective immediately. The plan will be reviewed at least bi-weekly and updated as necessary so please check back often.To read the approved plan in its entirety, please click here. As we brace for the continued impact of COVID-19 on the travel industry and our great destination, the BACVB is here to support you.We have provided some great resources below and encourage you to check back often for updates, the latest information about business recovery assistance and more.

List of COVID-19 Related Materials for the Hospitality & Tourism Industry




Health & Travel:


Business Recovery:


Re-employment and Assistance for Service/Hospitality Workers:


Arts & Culture Partners: