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BayFest 2018 Is Right around the Corner

September 14th, 2018 | Alexandra Oliveira

Bayfest 2018 will be here before you know it! Bayfest is one of Anna Maria Island’s most anticipated events of the whole year! It’ll be back for its 18th year on October 20th running all day long from 10 am to 9 pm. Bayfest is a family-friendly event presented by the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce. It’s…

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Tips for Your Perfect Anna Maria Island Vacation – From the Locals

August 3rd, 2018 | Alexandra Oliveira

Any vacation to Anna Maria Island will be a perfect one; you’re in paradise, right? But with some local tips, your chances at an even MORE perfect Anna Maria Island Vacation are even enhanced! See some of our local tips below! Find Bean Point; you won’t regret it. There are no signs pointing out the way, so…

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Anna Maria Island is the Perfect Vacation

February 16th, 2018 | Alexandra Oliveira

Anna Maria Island will be your perfect tropical getaway. Once you come to visit this beautiful seven-mile stretch of white sandy beaches and blue gulf waters you might never want to leave, you’ll just keep coming back for more! What’s perfect about Anna Maria Island? The short answer is EVERYTHING! There’s so much to do…

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Where To Grab A Bite to Eat On Anna Maria Island

January 19th, 2018 | Alexandra Oliveira

If you’ve come to Anna Maria Island for an island escape, you’ve come to the right place! Our beautiful gulf coast location won’t disappoint. With beautiful blue water and sugar sand beaches, it sure is a sight to see!  Of course, all those beach activities will work up an appetite, so here are some places…

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5 Fun Ways to Explore Anna Maria Island

December 22nd, 2017 | Alexandra Oliveira

Anna Maria Island is the perfect winter getaway. It’s really perfect at any time. But to be here during the winter experiencing our warm weather gazing at the beautiful Gulf waters sure beats the snow! If you’re here and would like to enjoy the island in a laid back and relaxed way, we’ve got 5…

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Anna Maria Island Holiday Events

November 22nd, 2017 | Alexandra Oliveira

The holidays are here, and it’s a great time to check out holiday events while on your beautiful beach getaway! Shop Small Business Saturday, this Saturday, November, 25th at any of our many unique local island businesses. It’s the perfect place to find that one-of-a-kind gift to top off your shopping list or to find…

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Fun on Anna Maria Island in November

October 27th, 2017 | Alexandra Oliveira

Are you planning a trip to Anna Maria Island this November? The calendar says fall, but it’s always summer here! Our beautiful beaches are warm and inviting, with plenty of white sand, blue water, and warm Gulf breezes. There are some fun family-friendly events such as Keep Manatee Beautiful’s America Recycles Day at Sandblast, which…

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8 Things That Make Anna Maria Island a Perfect Fall Vacation Destination

September 29th, 2017 | Alexandra Oliveira

Fall isn’t usually thought of as vacation time in Florida, most people think of the leaf viewing up in the northern states. But really, fall is a perfect time to visit Anna Maria Island. It isn’t as crowded, and there are plenty of fun fall things to do. Bayfest is one of Anna Maria Islands’ most…

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6 Reasons Why Anna Maria Island Is a Top Vacation Destination

August 18th, 2017 | Alexandra Oliveira

Anna Maria Island is a top destination for travelers looking for warm sunny beaches. If you’ve vacationed here, you are probably already planning your next trip back. If not, here are 6 reasons why Anna Maria Island is a top vacation destination. Anna Maria Island has some of the world’s most beautiful sunsets. Viewing a…

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Island Paradise

July 21st, 2017 | Alexandra Oliveira

Anna Maria Island may only be 2 miles wide and 7 miles long, but it’s an island paradise packed with fun things to do! At least we think so, and once you’re here, you will too! Where else can you swim with manatees – for free? Yes, manatees are locals here on the island,  if…

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