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Everything Realize Bradenton does is for the community, by the community. We need your help to make a difference. Together, we can continue to build a lively and attractive downtown with a growing economy and positive quality of life.

Volunteer at one of our many events and serve as a Downtown Ambassador. Apply to be a vendor to serve food, sell merchandise, or promote your talents.

Donors are individuals and businesses that contribute financially to help us fulfill our mission of making downtown Bradenton an outstanding riverfront destination.

Join our Creative Registry to keep updated and connected with our many innovative initiatives and projects.

Stay informed and engaged by joining Realize Bradenton’s social media—like us on Facebook, follow our tweets, view our photos on Flickr, follow us on Instagram, sign up to receive our monthly “Realize bradenton insider News” e-news, delight at our pins at Pinterest, and read the weekly “Downtown Matters” blog. The social media offerings are located in the upper right of this site.