If you’re looking for a relaxed and casual destination for your next conference, the Bradenton Area can help set the right mood. Rich in arts and culture, we have historic sights, ample attractions, farm-to-table restaurants and exciting night life–all centrally located between beautiful Tampa Bay and Sarasota.

Featured Meeting Facilities

Meeting Venues

Bradenton Area Convention Center


Meeting Venues

The Powel Crosley Estate

The Powel Crosley Estate features a Mediterranean Revival-style mansion situated directly on teh water, and has modern amenities that allow it to successfully host meetings, retreats, holiday parties and other events.


Venues & Services

Review our complete list of recommended meeting facilities and service providers below.

Anna Maria Island Community Center 941-778-1908 / www.centerami.org

Grove Restaurant Patio Ballroom 941-893-4321 / www.grovelwr.com

Gulf Drive Cafe 941-778-1919 / www.gulfdrivetiki.com

IMG Academy 866-300-4538 / www.imgacademy.com

The Urban Loft at Manatee Central 941-877-0350 / www.manateecentral.com

Manatee Technical College 941-209-6800 / www.manateetech.edu

Mixon Fruit Farms 941- 748-5829 / www.mixon.com

Palma Sola Botanical Park 941-761-2866 / www.palmasolabp.com

Pier 22 941-748-8080 / www.pier22dining.com

Sandbar Restaurant 941-778-0444 / sandbar.groupersandwich.com

Bishop Museum of Science and Nature 941-746-4131 / www.bishopscience.org

State College of Florida 941-752-5338 / www.scf.edu/facilityrentals

Riverhouse Waterfront Restaurant 941-729-0616 / www.riverhousefl.com

The Studio at Gulf and Pine 941-778-1906 / www.studioatgulfandpine.com


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Let us help you create a successful meeting. For information or questions please contact us.

Aimee Blenker, CMP, TMP
Destination Sales Executive
1 Haben Boulevard
Palmetto, FL 34221
941-729-9177 ext. 3960