Parks & Natural Resources

We take great pride in offering a vast array of programs and activities throughout Manatee County, which promote our mission of health for the community and environment.

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Announcements

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Lakewood Ranch Park Street Hockey Rink Grand Opening
August 13, 2019
On Monday, August 19, 5:30-8 p.m., at Lakewood Ranch Park, 5350 Lakewood Ranch Blvd., Manatee County will host a Grand Opening of the new "Street Hockey Rink" built and donated by the Tampa Bay Lightning Foundation.Read More
Coquina Beach Parking and Drainage Project
March 28, 2019
South area of Coquina Beach parking lot to close April 1 to improve drainage, parkingRead More

Upcoming Events

Full Calendar
17Aug
SUMMER SATURDAYS AT THE NEST
8:00AM - 11:00AM"The NEST" at Robinson Preserve, 840 99th St NW, Bradenton, FL 34209, USA
17Aug
BANG™
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
17Aug
Boot Camp
9:00AM - 9:45AMGT Bray Fitness Center
17Aug
Vinyasa Yoga
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
17Aug
Rollassage
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
17Aug
Aqua Combo
12:15PM - 1:15PMG. T. Bray Pool
19Aug
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
19Aug
Tai Chi
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
19Aug
BANG™
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
19Aug
Vinyasa Yoga
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
19Aug
TRX Circuit
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center multi-purpose room
19Aug
Ultra Beginner Line Dance
1:00PM - 1:50PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
19Aug
High Beginner Line Dance
2:00PM - 2:50PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
19Aug
Boot Camp
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Fitness Center
19Aug
TRX- Core
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
19Aug
Strenght Training
6:30PM - 7:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
20Aug
Strengthen & Lengthen
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
20Aug
Cardio Flex
9:00AM - 9:50AMGymnasium
20Aug
BANG ™
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room
20Aug
Water Aerobics
10:15AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Pool
20Aug
Women & Weights
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room
20Aug
Boot Camp
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Fitness Center
20Aug
Aqua Zumba
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Pool
20Aug
Vinyasa Yoga
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
20Aug
BANG™
6:30PM - 7:30PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMGT Bray Fitness Center
21Aug
Wake Up Yoga
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Strengthen & Lengthen
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Freedom Barre
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Freedom Barre
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Balance & Mobility
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Ballroom Dance
3:30PM - 4:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Let's Talk Fumigation
4:00PM - 7:30PMUF/IFAS Extension - Manatee County, 1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221, USA
21Aug
Boot Camp
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Fitness Center
21Aug
Cycle
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Aug
Relaxation Yoga
6:30PM - 7:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
22Aug
Tai Chi
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
22Aug
Freedom Barre
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
22Aug
Cardio Flex
9:00AM - 9:50AMGymnasium
22Aug
Chair-obics
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
22Aug
Water Aerobics
10:15AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Pool
22Aug
Women & Weights
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
22Aug
Boot Camp
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Fitness Center
22Aug
Relaxation Yoga
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
22Aug
Aqua Zumba
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Pool
22Aug
Beginning Farmer Class - Vegetable Production Basics (Basics 101)
6:00PM - 7:30PMUF/IFAS Extension - Manatee County, 1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221, USA
22Aug
Pound
6:30PM - 7:30PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
23Aug
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMGT Bray Fitness Center
23Aug
Wake Up Yoga
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
23Aug
Cycle Plus
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room