Are you ready to take a quick quiz that will test your knowledge of all things retro? When is Retro Day celebrated? If you guessed February 27th, then give yourself a round of applause. We've gathered a list of places in the Bradenton and Sarasota areas where you can find vintage clothing and accessories so you can celebrate National Retro Day in style.
1. Canned Ham Vintage
With a name like Canned Ham Vintage, you know the place is going to be a great place to find retro clothing of all sorts. Owned by a mother and daughter business team who carefully curate their vintage clothing so it meets their exacting standards for quality, Canned Ham Vintage is located in the Rosemary area of downtown Sarasota.
2. Retro Rosie's Vintage and Antiques
At Retro Rosie's Vintage and Antiques, you'll find clothing and accessories -- as well as housewares -- from the 1900s through the 1970s in their spacious shop of 3,000 square feet. Located in downtown Bradenton at 817 Manatee Ave East, Retro Rosie's specializing in items from the 50s and 60s.
3. You Never Know Thrift Store
You Never Know Thrift Store is a business that lives up to its name! Because their inventory is constantly changing, you never know what you might find when you visit. Chances are that you'll find something here that will add to your retro look.
4. Manatee Memorial Foundation Thrift Shop
If you want to do your retro shopping at a thrift store that benefits charities and agencies in Manatee County, then the Manatee Memorial Foundation Thrift Shop in Bradenton is the place for you! It's open from 9 AM until 4 PM Monday through Saturday.
Attending a Retro Day party is one of the many fun things in Sarasota. If you don't know anyone who's having a party, be the host this year! Gather your friends together in your spacious Springs Apartments in Bradenton and Sarasota, celebrate their retro clothing and put on some vintage music.