Bradenton Beach Scenic Highway

The Bradenton Beach Scenic Highway and the City of Bradenton Beach has a relaxed tropical charm highlighted by the spectacular white sand beaches, soft gulf breeze, abundant wildlife and mixture of rustic, historic, and contemporary buildings. Enjoy the scenic vistas along the scenic highway.The Scenic WAVES Partnership Committee is dedicated to the health and vitality of the citizenry and industry of Bradenton Beach. As an advisory committee we will: facilitate visioning and aid in enabling such visions to fruition, be forward-thinking and forward-acting toward the livability of our community, take an active role in communication so that all may be aware of opportunities, make the preservation and enhancement of our natural resources a priority in decision making, advocate public and private partnerships, and always remember our history and its role in our future. Further: The Scenic WAVES Partnership Committee will endeavor to turn State Highway 789 into an attractive, user friendly gateway to the historic, recreational, commercial and residential opportunities available along its path.



Bicycling, Birding, Canoeing, Hiking, Scuba/Diving, Snorkeling, Water Recreation


Bus Parking, Concessions

Average Visit Time

Half day, Multi-day


American, Barbecue, British, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Floribbean, Italian, Mexican, Oyster Bar, Seafood, Steak

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, Handicapped Parking, Ramps, Scooter/Wheelchair Rentals, Wheelchair-accessible Transportation, Wheelchair-friendly