By purchasing a ticket to the Ball, you'll be supporting the Conquistador Historical Foundation and their efforts to donate and support the local community.

Experience an evening of history and culture at the Hernando de Soto Dinner and Coronation Ball on Friday, April 28th. Join us for the investiture of Hernando de Soto and the coronation of the 2023 Queen.

By purchasing a ticket to the Hernando de Soto Dinner and Coronation Ball, you’ll be supporting our sister organization, the Conquistador Historical Foundation. Their efforts annually donate to community charities, provide educational assistance, sponsor a student exchange program with Barcarrota, Spain, Bradenton’s Sister City, and fund scholarships for local students. Our newly appointed Royal Family will be spend their year visiting local schools, hospitals, nursing homes, and civic organizations, as well as traveling the world to educate communities about the historical significance of De Soto’s landing and introduce Manatee County as an area rich in cultural, historical, agricultural, and environmental diversity.

Not only will you enjoy delicious food and great music, but you’ll also have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Manatee County’s Spanish-American heritage.

Don’t miss out on this exciting event! Click here to purchase your tickets and support the Hernando de Soto Historical Society’s efforts to give back to the community. Purchase your tickets now at the link below and become a part of a long-standing tradition of giving back to the community while celebrating our unique heritage.

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