Take a look at Bradenton theaters over 100 years. Remember the Olympia or Wallace?
Since the early 1900s, Manatee County residents have shown love to various theaters and entertainment venues.
From the Olympia Theater in Palmetto and the Wallace Theater in Bradenton, which opened in 1916-17, to the modern state-of-the-art Manatee Performing Arts Center built in 2015, the area has a history of enjoying its theaters.
Take a look at how Manatee County has enjoyed movies and live entertainment through the lens of these historic images.
This story is one in a series the Bradenton Herald is producing to celebrate 100 years of publishing in Manatee County.
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