One Haben Blvd., Palmetto, FL 34221
More in this neighborhood: Bradenton
Located on the Manatee River, the Manatee Convention Center is all about planning big events. The full-service facility has a 32,400 sq. feet main hall that can seat 4,000 for an event or host a large number of booths in an exhibit layout. This center hall includes a basketball court package and a stage package, plus two group and two private dressing rooms. It can also be divided into two 16,200 sq. feet event areas to fit any event needs. The Manatee Convention Center has a Conference Center with a choice of four large dividable meeting rooms and a pre-function area. There is also a full-time on-site chef available for both concessions and extravagant buffets. Outside caterers can be used if approved Center management before the event.