Our initiatives allow us to promote downtown Bradenton as a unique and preferred destination for residents, visitors, and businesses, and as a model for other cities.


The #SeeMeHearMe public art series showcases 23 Millennials and their ideas for our community’s future.
Art Connects

Art Connects engaged students and artists in studying the history of our community and conveying their findings through art.

PopUps Inside Access
Events at downtown Bradenton's cultural institutions, businesses, and historic venues for the under-35 crowd.
PopUps for a Purpose

An experimental series in creating vibrancy in innovative ways. This unique series of popup-style events temporarily transformed outdoor spaces into places for conversations on local topics in downtown Bradenton.