Brandon,Fl

Fun Facts

Resources

Chamber

•    The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce- http://www.brandonchamber.com/

•    On January 20, 1857, when John Brandon (1809–1886) arrived at Fort Brooke (now Tampa) from Mississippi with his first wife Martha (1813–1867) and six sons. At first he moved his family to what is now the Seffner area. Then in August 1858, John Brandon purchased 40 acres (160,000 m2) in the New Hope area (now Brandon) and 160 acres (0.65 km2) later on and then named his land "Brandon"

Schools

Elementary

•    Limona Elementary School

•    Brooker Elementary School

•    Mintz Elementary School

•    Yates Elementary School

•    Kingswood Elementary School

•    Schmidt Elementary School

Middle

•    Burns Middle School

•    Mann Middle School

•    McLane Middle School

High

•    Brandon High School

Recreation

Outdoor

•    Top Golf- topgolf.com

•    Limona Disc Golf Course

Indoor

•    BOING Fun Center- boingfun.com

•    Pinot's Palette Brandon- pinotspalette.com

•    Tampa Bay Grand Prix

Utilities/Useful Information

•    Hillsborough County- http://www.hillsboroughcounty.org/en/residents/property-owners-and-renters/water-and-sewer/actions/pay-or-view-my-water-bill

•    Post Office- 867 W BLOOMINGDALE AVE BRANDON, FL 33511-7701

Restaurants

•    Shells Seafood Restaurant

•    Tibbys New Orleans Kitchen

•    Fords Garage

•    Square 1

•    Lee Roy Selmon’s

•    Taste of Berlin German Restaurant

•    Jesse’s Steak & Seafood

•    Jasmine Thai

•    La Septima Cafe

•    Romano’s Greek Italian Pizzeria

Distance

•    Disney’s Magic Kingdom- 66.8 miles

•    Busch Gardens- 16.5 miles

•    SeaWorld- 69.8 miles

•    Cocoa Beach- 130.0 miles

•    Clearwater Beach- 37.4 miles