Category: Family Fun

Posted on 12/15/2020

Safe Holiday Events for 2020

2020 brings us a new type of holiday season, that's for sure. Our annual parties and events that we're used to attending each year might be cancelled and the ones that aren't will most likely be a little different. Holiday parties are fewer...

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Posted on 11/7/2019

Annual Cortez Stone Crab Festival

The stone crab season started Oct 15 and Cortez fishermen are bringing in this delicious seafood to the docks over the last several weeks. This weekend at the 8th Annual Cortez Stone Crab & Music Festival the crab claws will be the featured attraction. In the 1880's settlers...

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Posted on 11/4/2019

Symphony on the Sand

Spend an elegant afternoon in the sand and enjoy three hours of music by the Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra. "Symphony on the Sand" is the 7th annual event held this Saturday, Nov 9th on Coquina Beach at the South end of the island in Bradenton Beach from 4.30 to 7.30 pm. Tickets...

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Posted on 10/31/2019

Mullet Smoke Off!

Are you ready for some of the best fish treats of the area? Don't miss this year's Terra Ceia Island Mullet Smoke Off and head to Seabreeze Park, 55 Horseshoe Loop Road, 34250 this Saturday, November 2, 2019. Hundreds of other folks will too! From 11 am to 6 pm you can enjoy smoked...

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Posted on 8/22/2019

Friday Night Lights

Football season is just around the corner - yeah!!! Are you ready to see some great action and support local kids then Friday Night Lights is for you! While you are visiting Anna Maria, Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach - catch some great High School Football at our own Darcie Duncan's...

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Posted on 8/21/2019

Summer Golfing

Are you spending any time on beautiful Anna Maria Island during the summer time and like golfing? A great way to explore the many different golf courses in the vicinity is summer golfing with the Big Summer Golf Card. If offers discounted rates that are not available to the general public for a one...

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Posted on 7/3/2019

4th of July Festivities on Anna Maria Island!

Are you one of the lucky ones to spend the holiday week in this part of the world to take part in the 4th of July festivities on Anna Maria Island? If so be prepared to enjoy a full day of fun! It starts with the yearly 4th of July parade organized by the AMI Privateers. The caravan sets up a...

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Posted on 3/22/2019

Golf carts or LSV?

Have you seen all the funky, little vehicles on Anna Maria Island? But are they golf carts or LSV (light speed vehicles)? Traditional golf carts that are found on golf courses are really the minority of vehicles you see cruising on the island. They are not allowed on any street that has a 35 mph or...

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Posted on 2/14/2019

Tennis Anyone?

Anna Maria Island supports an active lifestyle with inviting blue skies almost all year around. The beaches are great for relaxing but also good for exercising. Besides swimming in the Gulf of Mexico stroll at an easy pace and pick up shells on your way or power walk along the shores. You can watch...

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Posted on 1/31/2019

Super Bowl LII on Anna Maria Island

We look forward to having you as a guest and spending this Super Bowl LII weekend on Anna Maria Island. We wanted to share with you some of our favorite places to watch the big event this Sunday! The Anna Maria Princess is the only paddle wheel boat sailing the waters of AMI and Longboat Key....

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