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Love This City Bradenton

Reconnect | Reimagine
Rediscover | Redevelop


Through Love This City Bradenton, Realize Bradenton will provide opportunities for the community to rediscover and reimagine Downtown Bradenton. By promoting these actions, we hope to increase awareness for local businesses and cultural assets, encourage entrepreneurs to start new businesses, and promote economic growth in Downtown Bradenton.

Love This City Scavenger Hunts


Rediscover the Friendly City with the Hunt Bradenton scavenger hunts. These family-friendly, outdoor activities are self-directed and each includes a unique Love This City prize. Complete all three Hunts to win a grand prize!


Scavenger Hunts and prize will be available through May 21, 2022. Complete instructions are included on the links below.


Hunt Riverwalk

Hunt Riverwalk Scavenger HuntDownload


Hunt Village of the Arts

Hunt Village of the Arts Scavenger HuntDownload


Hunt Old Main Street

Hunt Old Main Street Scavenger HuntDownload


“Our Fair City” by Have Gun, Will Travel


Bradenton-based band Have Gun, Will Travel (HGWT) has written a song as part of Realize Bradenton’s Love This City Bradenton campaign. The new song, “Our Fair City,” takes the listener on a journey through Bradenton and what makes it a vibrant place to live, work, and play. 


Love This City Gift Guide


The Love This City Gift Guide will help you share your love of Bradenton all year long! When you shop local, you are not only showing your love to the person receiving the gift, but you are also supporting a local entrepreneur and the City of Bradenton. Click on the cover for the electronic version.


Love This City Events


Love This City Bradenton Kick Off Event
Saturday, November 13
9 am – 2 pm
Downtown Bradenton Public Market
Old Main Street


Valentine’s Celebration
Saturday, February 5
9 am – 2 pm
Downtown Bradenton Public Market
Old Main Street


Bradenton Birthday Bash
Saturday, May 21
9 am – 2 pm
Downtown Bradenton Public Market
Old Main Street


SUPPORT REALIZE BRADENTON
Realize Bradenton is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) that brings people together to build a vibrant, healthy, and strong community!


Love This City is made possible thanks to a generous donation from the Knight Donor Advised Fund at the Manatee Community Foundation and event support from the City of Bradenton Community Redevelopment Agency. 

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