Category Archives: Local Bradenton/Sarasota Area

Celebrating Halloween in Bradenton and Sarasota

Boo! Don’t let Halloween creep up on you without plans to celebrate the bewitching day. Here are a few ways you can live it up for Halloween in the Bradenton and Sarasota area. Halloween Happenings: Historic Spanish Point. With 5,000 years of people living at Historic Spanish Point, there’s sure to be some real-life ghoulish…
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5 Fun Things to Do in St. Pete, Florida

There are a multitude of fun things to do in the Bradenton/Sarasota area, but we recommend taking the occasional ride over the Sunshine Skyway Bridge to check out what’s happening in St. Pete. From beaches to wineries to museums, you’ll find no shortage of entertainment and amusement. Here are just some of the fun things…
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5 Benefits of Supporting Your Local Farmers Markets

The week of August 5th is National Farmers Market Week. Why not honor that week by making a visit to your local farmers markets?   There are plenty of reasons to visit your local farmers markets beyond just getting a great-tasting head of lettuce. Here are just several of the benefits of supporting your local farmers…
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Famous Fishing Village of Cortez, Florida Lures Visitors With “Passport”

If you live in the Bradenton/Sarasota area, you’ve probably visited the famous fishing village of Cortez, Florida, at some point. Cortez, located west of Bradenton on the way to Bradenton Beach, continues to operate as a commercial fishing village, a heritage it’s maintained for more than 100 years. Cortez has an annual festival every February…
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Can You Pass This Bradenton/Sarasota Quiz?

Think you know all there is to know about the Bradenton/Sarasota area? Take this true/false quiz to find out! Share it with your friends, and see who can get the most correct answers! Answers appear at the end. 1. Bradenton is home to the company Tropicana. 2. Actor Denzel Washington has visited Bradenton Beach, Florida.…
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