Springtime is perhaps one of the best seasons to enjoy all the Bradenton Area has to offer. From fun outdoor events like food and music festivals, to sporting events like baseball spring training, springtime activities are all about getting outside to enjoy the lovely weather. Take advantage of all the Bradenton Area outdoors has to offer with a variety of fun, family-friendly events and activities.
The Hernando De Soto Seafood Festival is widely recognized as one of Florida’s most outstanding events and features a great lineup of entertainment including the best local musicians, as well as nationally-known recording artists.
Pickin’ Picnic combines regional bands, top-rated food trucks, and local craft beer into one free, family-friendly celebration.
Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training can be found at LECOM Park, and is the perfect place to spend an afternoon watching America’s pastime played by some of the best athletes in the world.
The Bradenton Farmers’ Market is a place where the community meets every Saturday – October through May – to enjoy fresh produce, local art, upbeat music, demonstrations by local chefs, and family activities.
Blues, Brews and BBQ is an annual event serving up an extra special blend of great outdoor music, cold beer and tasty food at a family-friendly event that also spotlights the shops and restaurants that make Bridge Street “Anna Maria’s Hot Spot.”
The Beach’N Food Truck & Music Festival is a free, family-friendly festival is a celebration of live music from local artists, tasty treats from some of the area’s favorite food trucks, brilliant works of art from local artists and unique crafts.