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Address: Palmetto, FL

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Nice Place

Easy to find with ample parking. Clean and well laid out inside. Have attended several different types of shows and enjoyed each of them.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 August 2016
Bartemus
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Palmetto, Florida
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all there is plenty of parking. Home and garden shows are great. And once a year for one week they bring in gospel groups to sing, both afternoon and evenings. Great location, easy to find.

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Thank Bradford S
Greenville, South Carolina
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145 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Easy to find with ample parking. Clean and well laid out inside. Have attended several different types of shows and enjoyed each of them.

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Thank Bartemus
Palmetto, Florida
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69 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

A very nice facility, a bit on the smallish side. We did go to the boat show and also the home and garden show. Ample parking.

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Thank sandrahaaspiper
Palmetto, Florida
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The Bradenton area civic center is a good place to have any events large or small. There is a spacious hall & there are smaller rooms. All areas are very nice. The center has recently been renovated. Our group utilized the main hall. There is also nice lighted parking areas all around the building. i recommend this center for meetings.

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Thank 932garryl
Orlando, FL
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39 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

The Convention Center has a good location, but the seating is very tough on your back. The seats on the floor are straight back chairs with little padding. Most people brought cushions and pillows to sit on. The stadium seating wasn't much better.

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Thank Kimberly Y
Hillsborough, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

Great spot but better viewing earlier in year when manatees are seeking warmer waters. . Lovely viewing areas and concessions, gift shop.

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Thank annelie800
Palmetto, Florida
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40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

When you live in Palmetto it is insulting that the name has been changed from the county to Bradenton Area. We locals where the facility is located avoid it since the county changed the name. The over facility is OK, a little like an enormous barn without any ambiance. Also the price of entry for the various events is frequently... More 

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Thank edbenn007
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Great venue. Convenient location. Hosts trade shows and provides meeting space. I've been to several trade shows and several CDD meetings there. A very professional feeling space.

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Thank Paul E
Palmetto, Florida
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98 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

very nice venue centrally located and easy to find. Center has multiple room available to rent and can accommodate large groups of people comfortable.

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Thank talonsmith
Palmetto, Florida
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

Watched a roller derby! Lots of fun! It was amusing to see how young the players were, with very tough-sounding names!

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Thank Ronne R

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