Onsite Venues

PIER 22 offers an indoor-outdoor space that's refined yet fun and playful and distinguished by riverfront vistas complete with stunning evening sunsets. Event Spaces include the Dockside Lounge, several private and semi-private rooms, the Waterside Terrace, and the PIER 22 Grand Ballroom.

PIER 22 Venue Highlights

◦ Spacious accommodations with breathtaking panoramic views of the Manatee River

◦ Historical building with Spanish-style architectural design elements

◦ Accommodates up to 400 guests

◦ Attentive and knowledgeable event planners

◦ Professional banquet staff

◦ Onsite culinary team directed by award-winning chef Greg Campbell

◦ Located in Bradenton's entertainment district with unbeatable access to downtown attractions including several pubs and breweries, museums, parks, and preserves, the Cortez fishing village, the Village Of The Arts, and the Manatee Village Historical Park.

Sunset Room - PIER22

Waterside Terrace
190 Standing  |  250 Seated

An outdoor entertainment venue with photo ops at every turn. Lush oak trees and idyllic views of the Manatee River offer a picturesque backdrop for wedding ceremonies, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, and extended wedding weekend parties. Gala events, baby showers, holiday parties and other social gatherings are also popular ways to enjoy the space.

Terrace Highlights:

  • Outdoor space

  • Waterside views

  • Dance floor space

  • Audio hookups available

  • Custom party tents available

  • Twinkle and bistro string lights

  • Terrace can be divided for smaller groups


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Space Setup Options:

  • Theatre

  • Hallow Square

  • E Shape, U Shape, T Shape

  • Banquet

  • Standup Reception

  • Classroom

  • Ovals & Rounds


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Grandball room - PIER22

Grand Ballroom
180 Standing  |  180 Seated

Timeless elegance is the mark of this private event space. Luxurious draperies and stylish chandeliers add a dramatic effect to any gathering. Windows overlook the water and provide gorgeous views of Manatee River sunsets.

Ballroom Highlights Include:

  • Outdoor space

  • Waterside views

  • Dance floor space

  • Variety of seating arrangements

  • 6 ft. projector screen and VGA/HDMI hookups

  • Room can be divided for smaller groups


Request a Proposal



Space Setup Options:

  • Theatre

  • Hallow Square

  • E Shape, U Shape, T Shape

  • Banquet

  • Standup Reception

  • Classroom

  • Ovals & Rounds


Request a Proposal


Sunset Room - PIER22

Sunset Room
42 Standing  |  42 Seated

True to its name, the PIER 22 Sunset Room, lined floor to ceiling with oversized windows, offers guests a glimpse of Old Florida and unbeatable views of those famous Manatee River Sunsets. French-style doors block off the room to allow for an intimate and secluded feel, while Spanish-style archways are a reminder of the building's long-lived and historic past, which dates back to the mid-1920s.

Space Setup Options:

  • Hallow Square

  • E Shape, U Shape, T Shape

  • Banquet

  • Standup Reception

  • Ovals & Rounds


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Marina Room - PIER22

Marina Room
34 Standing  |  34 Seated

An inviting space with seated private dining for up to 34 guests and boasting oversized floor-to-ceiling windows that give way to waterfront views. Equipped with modern and reliable video equipment, the PIER 22 Marina Room is a great way to elevate your next business presentation or client meeting. This intimate and secluded room also makes for easy and enjoyable get-togethers with family and friends.

Marina Room Highlights Include:

  • Waterside views

  • Variety of seating arrangements

  • 50" Mounted Television and VGA/HDMI hookups

  • 6 ft. projector screen and VGA/HDMI hookups


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Space Setup Options:

  • Hallow Square

  • U Shape or T Shape

  • Banquet

  • Classroom

  • Ovals & Rounds


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Aquarium Room - PIER22

Aquarium Room

A charming fully enclosed semi-private space with room for 24.

Space Setup Options:

  • Hallow Square

  • T Shape

  • Banquet


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Dockside Lounge Area - PIER22

Dockside Lounge Area

Spacious and sophisticated the Dockside Lounge serves 100 people. High top table and bar seating encourage guests to mix and mingle. Great for happy hours, networking events, group meetups and cocktail-style receptions.

Space Setup Options:

  • Standup Reception

  • T Shape

  • High Top Tables


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Fire Pit - PIER22

Fire Pit

Reserve the Fire Pit at PIER 22 for a unique dining experience. Sliding patio doors make this a usable indoor-outdoor space all year long. Encircled in a warm and friendly ambiance, the Fire Pit seats 12 and encourages conversation. Ideal for birthdays, wedding weekends, pre-event cocktails and intimate social gatherings, guests will enjoy the zip of boats as they enter or exit the surrounding Twin Dolphin Marina. Waterside breezes, sunset views and satisfying drinks and eats make for a memorable occasion.