Catch Music On Main: Gloria West & The Gents

Music
On the first Friday of each month, Lakewood Ranch Main Street becomes a massive open-air dance floor, and music lovers from all across Bradenton are invited to come join the party. If you’re ready to take in some tunes while browsing booths and food trucks, make plans to catch Gloria... [read more]

Come Out To A Finch 5k Run

run
Nothing gets the heart racing like a good jog, and nothing eases the muscles like a round of drinks with new friends. If both of those activities sound fun to you, slip into your running shoes for a Finch 5k Run! When and Where The Finch runs will recur nearly every Friday... [read more]

It’s Not Too Cold For The Bradenton Farmers’ Market!

bradenton farmers market
Every Saturday from October through May, Old Main Street in Downtown Bradenton transforms into a farmers' market.  Locals meet to enjoy fresh produce, music, local art, and fun demonstrations by local chefs and hobbyists. You can enjoy the market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Saturday during its season.... [read more]

Feel Jolly When You Run In The 2019 Jingle 5K

Jingle 5K
Register to participate in the 2019 Jingle 5K Run/Walk. This is a fantastic way to celebrate the season with your community all while you get a bit of a workout in. Interested? Learn more below. Register Today The 2019 Jingle 5K Run/Walk is going to take place on Friday, Dec. 20, at... [read more]

No-Roll Holiday Cookies

cookies
So, are you thinking about doing a bit of baking this year as the holidays roll around? That’s a fantastic idea. But just because you want to spend some time in the kitchen doesn’t mean you want to be trapped there for hours on end as you fiddle with tedious... [read more]

Take A Women’s Self-Defense Workshop

self-defense
You may feel like your community is a pretty safe place to live, and you’re probably right. But that doesn’t mean that something bad can’t happen at any time. However, just knowing how to protect yourself in an emergency is a fantastic way to ensure that you can escape a... [read more]

The Bradenton Blues Festival Is On Its Way

Blues
The Bradenton Blues Festival, now in its 8th fabulous year, offers something for all music enthusiasts. The festival is produced by Realize Bradenton, a nonprofit organization that helps to fund music and arts programs for youth. In addition to great music, there will be a large number of food and... [read more]

Catch A Murder Mystery Dinner & Show

Murder Mystery
The Murder Mystery Dinner & Show will be presented in partnership with Florida Studio Theatre. The show itself is fun, interactive, and performed in who-done-it style. While enjoying a magnificent dinner, participants will help piece together clues and analyze evidence. Everyone present is considered a potential suspect, which contributes to... [read more]

Enjoy The Classics At Shake Pit

Shake Pit
Shake Pit, which has been a Bradenton landmark since 1959, serves up tasty fare such as hamburgers, hot dogs, crinkle-cut fries, and ice cream!  It has a legion of devoted customers, who swear by its scrumptious appeal. The simple setting and memorabilia also add to the charm, which some have... [read more]

2019 Boo Run 5k & Boo Dash

Boo Run
Let’s face it. Halloween isn’t the healthiest celebration of the year. After all, besides the spooks and the scares, it’s really all about the candy. But what if you want to make healthier choices this Halloween? Well, if you do, you should definitely look into the 2019 Boo Run 5k... [read more]