Riverwalk Regatta brings Super Boats, Stunts, Concerts, Fireworks and More

The Manatee River will shake on Feb. 7, 2015 as the super-fast boats of Powerboat Super League Racing headline the inaugural Bradenton Area Riverwalk Regatta.  
The Regatta will include an ALL FREE family festival of world-class entertainment and performances guaranteed to delight and thrill audiences of all ages including:

  • Hydro-cross jet ski
  • Concerts
  • Extreme pogo shows
  • BMX stunt performers
  • Food Festival
  • Kids Zone
  • Frisbee® dogs
  • Falcon 5K River Run & 1-Mile Fun Run

The city’s newest festival originated through Bradenton’s sister-city relationship with Pittsburgh, PA and the world famous Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta, the country’s largest inland regatta and top venue on the powerboat racing circuit. See below for a highlight glimpse of that event and a taste of what’s coming to the Bradenton Area!

Click here to visit the official event page on BACVB website.

Powerboat Slips for Sarasota, Bradenton, Tampa Bay Boaters

Regatta Pointe Marina (on Tampa Bay’s Manatee River) is the first choice for the region’s large powerboat owners.  

Regatta Pointe Marina offers more amenities than any marina in this region, plus a quick fuel dock, and no bridges to the Gulf of Mexico and/or Tampa Bay.  Many powerboats qualify for special discounts.  Click below to request more information.

Amenities at each slip include:

  • Clean Running Water
  • Metered Electric
  • Sewer Pump Out
  • Dock Boxes
Other amenities:
  • Showers
  • 2 Club Houses with TV, Sofas, Tables
  • Exercise Facility
  • Monthly Resident Cookout
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Wireless Internet (Recreational use only)
  • Daily Garbage Pick Up
  • Shuttle Service to the Airports
  • Dock Carts
  • Ice
  • Coffee
  • Weekend Pastries
  • Newspaper – Bradenton Herald
  • Quarterly events given
  • Local boat service information provided at the Harbour Master’s Office

Riverhouse Earns Wedding Wire’s Couple’s Choice Award 2015

We are grateful for the opportunity to announce the Riverhouse won the highest honors from WeddingWire.com.  The  Riverhouse earned the prestigious Couple’s Choice Award 2015.  After earning all five-star ratings in the previous year, The Couples’ Choice Awards signifies Riverhouse’s place among the top 5% of wedding professionals nationwide.

Wedding Wire allows users to write unsolicited reviews and share their experiences.  The site is a first-stop for brides planning their nuptials.

Riverhouse Ratings:

  • Quality of Service:  (5.0/5.0)
  • Responsiveness:  (5.0/5.0)
  • Professionalism:  (5.0/5.0)
  • Value:  (5.0/5.0)
  • Flexibility:  (5.0/5.0)
 

Superboats on Manatee River at 1st The Bradenton Area Riverwalk Regatta

The Manatee River will shake on Feb. 7, 2015 as the Superboats of Powerboat Superleague Racing headline the inaugural Bradenton Area Riverwalk Regatta.  
The Regatta will include an ALL FREE family festival of world-class entertainment and performances guaranteed to delight and thrill audiences of all ages including:

  • Hydro-cross jet ski
  • Concerts
  • Extreme pogo shows
  • BMX stunt performers
  • Food Festival
  • Kids Zone
  • Frisbee® dogs
  • Falcon 5K River Run & 1-Mile Fun Run

The city’s newest festival originated through Bradenton’s sister-city relationship with Pittsburgh, PA and the world famous Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta, the country’s largest inland regatta and top venue on the powerboat racing circuit. See below for a highlight glimpse of that event and a taste of what’s coming to the Bradenton Area!

Click here to visit the official event page on BACVB website.

Celebrate Valentines Day 2015 Waterfront at Riverhouse Reef & Grill

Bring your valentines to Riverhouse Reef & Grill and celebrate your special relationship at the third-annual Sweetheart Night! 

  • Saturday 2/14/2015 in the Riverfront Room above Riverhouse Reef & Grill
  • $100 per couple
  • Elegant four-course menu
  • Dancing with live DJ
  • Bouquet of flowers for each couple
  • Box of chocolate for each couple
  • Bottle of wine for each couple

Sweethearts on the waterfront

This special event for couples features a bottle of wine, live music, dancing, flowers, chocolates, and a very special menu including an appetizer, salad, dessert, and spectacular entrees!  The entrees include an option of Filet Mignon with Béarnaise Sauce, Whole Maine Lobster, Pan-Seared Chilean Sea Bass w/Vanilla Champagne Beurre-Blanc, or Chicken Chevre with Lemon-Basil Butter Sauce.

Book your reservations now. Seating is limited and will book fast!

Call 941-729-0616 or stop by the host stand at your next visit.

Enjoy Surf or Turf and a Waterfront View at Riverhouse Reef & Grill

Enjoy surf or turf with an incredible waterfront view of the Manatee River and downtown Bradenton at Riverhouse Reef & Grill.

Island Ribs, Red Wine, Riverhouse Margarita, Gulf Seafood Pasta overlooking the Manatee River.

The Riverhouse menu includes favorite seafood dishes such as, Gulf Seafood Pasta, Lobster Pot Pie, Salmon, Mahi Mahi, Fresh Scallops, Grouper and more.

From the turf, the Riverhouse menu features Island Ribs, Bone-In French Pork Chop, Hawaiian Chicken, Center-Cut Seasoned Sirloin, and 12-Once, House-Cut Rib-Eye. 

Whether your taste buds prefer the land or sea, the one thing everyone will enjoy is the Riverhouse’s 270-degree waterfront view.  The restaurant is located at the end of the main pier at Regatta Pointe Marina atop the serene Manatee River.  Sit inside or on the waterfront deck.  

The Riverhouse Reef & Grill is the No. 1 rated restaurant in Palmetto, FL on TripAdvisor.com, and a multiple winner of the Bradenton Herald People’s Choice Awards for brunch, waterfront dining, most romantic dining and best overall restaurant.