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Convention center hosts a number of different venues during the year. We attended an RV show... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Palmetto, fl
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It's not the Orange County Convention in Orlando but the building has plenty of space for most... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
James G
Bradenton, Florida
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Manatee Convention Center was the locale for the Garden Brothers Circus on November 5 & 6, 2018. It has plenty of parking, it's clean, and has the ability to accommodate meetings and concerts as well. Its locale is right off U.S. 41 & Haben Blvd....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FiaSarasota
Reviewed 1 October 2018

You can go to the Gun shows, buy Hot tubs, rare plants, car auctions or just about anything you need. oh my!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Judi F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Convention center hosts a number of different venues during the year. We attended an RV show. Impressed with the amount of RVs on display. Plenty of parking available. Concession stand for quick bite.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank dddPalmetto_fl
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It's not the Orange County Convention in Orlando but the building has plenty of space for most events. We moved to Manatee County several years and have noticed the center has stepped up to the plate and has filled their calendar of events pretty well....More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank James G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

RE-named >>> Bradenton Area Convention Center Local to me. Parking can be a problem (1000 spaces) at major events. Big, medium or small events they can handle them. Been to all three levels. Clean restrooms, food venders and AC!!!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank tmail54
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place has pretty good access: AKA, they have gun shows here and it is crowded but not overwhelmed by the activity. Bradenton is a zoo but if you come via 41 and 301 it is relatively open in and out.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank InspiredSailor
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The 2017 Bradenton Boat Show was held here and was an excellent place for a land boat show. I attended three days of fishing classes that were free with the five dollar admission. I enjoyed the visit and show.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank norme-ormond
Reviewed 10 November 2016

First of all there is plenty of parking. Home and garden shows are great. And once a year for one week they bring in gospel groups to sing, both afternoon and evenings. Great location, easy to find.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Bradford S
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Easy to find with ample parking. Clean and well laid out inside. Have attended several different types of shows and enjoyed each of them.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Bartemus
Reviewed 21 July 2016

A very nice facility, a bit on the smallish side. We did go to the boat show and also the home and garden show. Ample parking.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank sandrahaaspiper
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