|Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - February 13, 2018|
Agenda Item #7
Thirty-sixth Annual Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival Days - February 17 and 18, 2018
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Board of County Commissioners
Adopt Proclamation designating February 17 and 18, 2018, as the "36th Annual Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival Days" in Manatee County, Florida.
This year marks the 36th Annual Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival, a two-day celebration of the working waterfront that is Cortez. Festival-goers can explore Manatee County’s last fishing docks, meet members of the commercial fishing industry, sample delicious local seafood, and peruse a variety of nautical arts and crafts. Live music will fill the air as thousands enjoy one of Manatee County’s most historic and valuable communities. All proceeds of the festival benefit the Cortez FISH Preserve.
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Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
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Attachment: Cortez Fishing Festival Proclamation.pdf