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Historic Bridge Street Pier

The historic Bridge Street pier on Anna Maria Island is located at 200 Bridge Street, Bradenton Beach, Florida. It is certainly worth spending a few hours here whenever you’re in the Bradenton Beach community on the southern end of the... Read more

Anna Maria Island Historical Society Museum

Location: 402 Pine Avenue, Anna Maria Island, FL Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Jan-Mar) 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (April-December) The Anna Maria Island Historical Society Museum on Pine Avenue is one of the most visited tourist attractions in... Read more

How to have the perfect wedding on Anna Maria Island

White sandy beaches, sparkling water and romantic sunset scenery… we don’t blame you for choosing Anna Maria Island as your wedding destination. Just let the image of a golden sun-cast glow, sand between your toes as you wander down the... Read more

Top 3 Family Friendly Beaches on Anna Maria Island

Travelers and beach-lovers all over the word visit Anna Maria Island for its spectacular beaches and laid back friendly “Old Florida” charm. The gorgeous soft white sands of the island beckon you to days of relaxing in the sun with... Read more

3 Beautiful Nature Parks for Families Near Anna Maria Island

On and near Anna Maria Island, you can find some of the most ecologically diverse habitats in the country, ranging from coastal forests, to pristine white sand beaches, to salt ferns, oak hammocks and many others. You can observe the... Read more

Anna Maria Island Wedding Venues

Are you planning a Florida Beach Wedding on Anna Maria Island or perhaps a special event? We are your one stop shop for all the information you need to pull off this Anna Maria Island beach wedding event off. Whether... Read more

Fishing at Anna Maria Island City Pier

Plenty of Fish in the Sea to Catch Fishing opportunities are plentiful on Anna Maria Island, because well, it’s an Island. You will find this pleasant piece of paradise directly past Bradenton. Anna Maria Island has great fishing possibilities all... Read more

Anna Maria Island Beaches

Anna Maria Island is one of the best kept secrets in Florida due to its close proximity to many fabulous vacation rentals, things to do, and incredible beaches. Bean point is one of the least talked about beaches on the... Read more

Local Attraction: Busch Gardens

One of the best parts of vacationing on Anna Maria Island is that you are never too far from any of the amazing neighboring attractions. Whether you are traveling from within the US or from across the seas, you will... Read more

Neighboring Attractions: The South Florida Museum

The South Florida Museum is located just a short 15 minute drive into downtown Bradenton on the mainland. This wonderful historic museum features numerous galleries, exhibits and is home to Manatee County’s mascot, Snooty the Manatee. Learn about the history... Read more

Spend a Day Exploring Anna Maria Island’s Piers

For both islanders and visitors alike, Anna Maria Island piers are a place to catch the sun going down, reel in one of the many species of gamefish, and gather with friends and family. The island has three major public... Read more

Spend the Day in Sarasota

Sarasota is the type of place you want to be able to experience all that it has to offer but the likelihood is that you won’t be able to experience it all in one day. However, you may be able... Read more

Anna Maria Island Wedding Guide

Anna Maria Island is Florida’s #1 wedding destination and for good reason! Not only does the island supply the perfect backdrop to any wedding with its gorgeous, natural scenery; there also happens to be some of the best caterers and... Read more

Catch a Tampa Bay Ray’s Game During your Anna Maria Island visit!

Baseball season is finally upon us and with the Tropicana Field, home of the Tampa Bay Rays, just a short 45 minute drive north of the Anna Maria Island beaches—it is a great activity to add to your vacation checklist.... Read more

Spring Training with the Pittsburgh Pirates and Baltimore Orioles

Spring is on its way and that means it’s almost baseball season! Each Spring, as the snows melt and the flowers bloom the Sarasota/Bradenton area sees the return of a long standing tradition, Major League Baseball Spring training. Whether you... Read more

Sea Turtle Nesting Season on Anna Maria Island

Anna Maria Island’s 7-mile stretch of white sand beaches is more than just a paradise for locals and visitors alike! It is also the home to many beautiful animals including five different species of Sea Turtles and with the month... Read more

Three Beaches You Must Visit On Anna Maria Island

If you’re thinking of a vacation on Anna Maria Island then I’m betting that you’re a sun worshiper like me. It’s easy to think of the island as one continuous beach, after all it is a seven-mile long sliver of... Read more

Anna Maria Island Great Outdoor Activities

Wildlife Preserves & Parks Near Anna Maria Island Outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers have found the wildlife preserves near Anna Maria Island to be some of the best places in the world to explore a unique range of fascinating maritime... Read more

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