Mark your calendars for the monthly themed event series returning to Old Main Street

BRADENTON, FL, August 23, 2022 – Downtown Bradenton tradition, Main Street Live (MSL) announces themes for each monthly event during the 2022 – 2023 series. Local events company Independent Jones has partnered with the City of Bradenton Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), to rebrand the outdoor concert series by creating an event for all ages while raising the bar for the live music scene. Main Street Live will feature live entertainment by regional and local acts, food, artisan vendors, and so much more! 

Date & Theme | 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. *Except New Year’s Eve, 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. 

  • Saturday, October 29, 2022 | Halloween & Fall Festival – Featuring rock n’ roll band Stormbringer from Tampa Bay
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2022 | Holiday Bazaar
  • Saturday, December 31, 2022* | New Year’s Eve
  • Saturday, February 11, 2023 | Bradenton Regatta
  • Friday, March 17, 2023 | St. Patrick’s Day
  • Saturday, April 22, 2023 | Spring Fling 

Independent Jones, Chief Executive Officer & President, Morgan Bettes Angell, stated, “Independent Jones is working with incredible bands this year, we can’t wait to bring them to Bradenton and incorporate family activities this time around as well! We’re calling all organizations to get involved with our series! From business to nonprofits, chefs, makers to creatives, artists, artisans!”

City of Bradenton CRA Executive Director, Katerina Gerakios-Siren, shared “We are excited to partner with Independent Jones by supporting special events that will bring hundreds of people to our downtown core, which is the heart of Bradenton. We look forward to Main Street Live becoming one of the premier outdoor concert series of our city and supporting our local businesses.”

Main Street Live Event Highlights |

  • Family-friendly activities
  • Monthly themes and for the holidays/New Years’ Eve
  • Local food trucks
  • Regional vendors
  • Local businesses 
  • Photo opportunities 
  • & more surprises 

Attend Main Street Live | 

Old Main Street 

12th Street West 

Located between Manatee and Third Avenue

CALL TO VENDORS: Become a Vendor at Main Street Live | 

If you are interested in becoming a vendor at Main Street Live, please contact Kirsten at

LOCAL BUSINESSES: Advertise Your Business at Main Street Live | 

If you are interested in advertising or gaining exposure for your business at Main Street Live, please contact Morgan at or 941.685.8196.


About Independent Jones | 

Independent Jones is a privately-owned, premier events and entertainment company pushing the envelope and the standard of community events along the Gulf Coast of Florida.

About Main Street Live | 

Main Street Live (MSL) is a public street event that features live regional and local bands on the main stage located on Old Main Street from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. In addition, to live music, MSL offers something for all ages including family-friendly activities, local food trucks, regional vendors, local businesses, photo opportunities, and more! From October 2022 through April 2023, each monthly event series will have a unique theme, including during the holidays and New Years’ Eve. 

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