Located at 402 15th Street East in Bradenton, Florida. The Lodge was chartered on January 14, 1853, by the first settlers of Manatee County.  With a long history and tradition the lodge continues its work in the community striving to help where it can.

Manatee 31 is very active in the lodge and with in the community.  If you are interested in Masonry, or are a Mason visiting from up north, please feel free to reach out or stop in. We will do out best to make you feel welcomed.


Stated Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month starting at 7:30pm.  Dinner begins at 6:00pm.

Officer’s Meetings are the 4th Monday of each month at 6pm.

Work Days are the 1st Saturday of each month at 9am.


We take great pride in our degree work and work hard to put on the best degree’s we can.  Degree practice is currently held on non-meeting Mondays and Wednesdays at 6pm.  Depending on which degree we are practicing all Masons of the appropriate degree are welcome to attend practices to learn or participate.


The 1st Monday of the month is “Steak Night” for $10, enjoy a nice Ribeye, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Salad and Dessert.  The 3rd Monday of the month is “Chef’s Choice” again for only $10, enjoy a complete meal with dessert, you will not go away dissatisfied!   (EA’s and FC’s get the meals for free, but we do ask they assist in kitchen clean up!)

On occasion breakfast is provided on the Work days!


Who We Are:

Manatee Masonic Lodge No. 31 F&AM is located in Bradenton within District 23 under the Grand Lodge of Florida.  We take pride in being one of the older Lodges in Florida being founded in 1853.  Our goals include helping each other improve as citizens and men, donating to and helping charities within our community, and fundraising for great causes such as scholarships, teacher recognition awards and more.


Recent info from the lodge.