Not in the mood for a beach day? Not to worry. There is so much to see and do on Anna Maria Island. Spend the day at one of our many art galleries, museums or aquariums in the area. Learn the history of Anna Maria Island or the sea life large or small living in our natural wonder of the Gulf of Mexico. Our unique barrier island is surrounded by nature parks and beautiful naturally landscaped paths. Bring your binoculars, roller blades, walking shoes or your bicycle and enjoy your very own eco-tour! If you are looking for a bit of low key competition then Put-Put golf for the day is a perfect get-a-way. If you work up a sweat playing a little miniature golf then stop off for another treat at one of many ice cream shops. If you prefer less participatory sports then take in a professional or semi-professional baseball, football or hockey game. From kayaking to parasailing, horseback riding along the shore or taking a Segway tour, Anna Maria Island has the perfect activities for the entire family!
Guided segway tours on AMI. Learn all about the island’s history, fun facts, current happenings & favorite hot spots while exploring via many hidden paths you won’t find on a map. No prior experience necessary, We train you to ride and roll!
We specialize in baby and beach rentals and strive to make traveling with children as simple as possible. Expanded rental options – delivery right to your door, assistance at one of our stores or our new convenient Holmes Beach self service option.
Waverunners,catamarans,kayaks and paddleboards on the gulf. Hourly and 1/2 day rentals. Instructions provided. Fishing charters and boat rides for up to six people with Capt. Dustin Cole. Family owned since 1982 located at the Silver Surf Resort.
We make boating fun. The area’s best and new rental boats for half, full and multi-day rentals. No club fees. We feature new and used boats for sale, our products: Grady-White Boats, Scout Boats, Jupiter Boats, Yamaha Motors, and Yacht brokerage services
Boat tours on Sarasota Bay and Anna Maria sound. Dolphin Watch, Sunsets, Egmont Key Adventures. Private cruises customized to your party needs also available on the 49 passenger Island Pearl. Offshore fishing and private yacht cruises available.
Stroll alongside the beautiful white sands of Anna Maria Island’s southern-most beach, Coquina Beach, while shopping at unique local artists and one-of-a-kind vendors. The Beach Market is from 10am-4pm on most Sundays in November through July and on Wednesdays from the end of December through early May. Plenty of free parking or ride the free trolley!
Founded in 1937, premier center for art, art education & unique gifts. Featuring 3 galleries with exhibits that change monthly; over 350 day, evening and weekend art classes & workshops for adults; KidsArt Summer Camps & After School Programs & more!
Play in the trees at SW FL’s only elevated adventure course. Enjoy an adrenaline-pumping activity that has something fun for everyone. Play on wobbly bridges, hanging nets, bungee swings, swinging logs, foot bridges, Tarzan ropes,ZIP lines and more.
Located next to Trolley Stop 15, Island Gallery West offers original art by 28 talented local and regional artists — paintings, mixed media, photography, jewelry, pottery, stained glass + more. Gallery hrs. are Mon. — Sat., 10 AM-5 PM.
Rated #1 in FL providing daily deep sea fishing adventures off Anna Maria Island & Bradenton Beach. Excursions limited to 24 anglers. Allowing our customers the ultimate fishing adventure. Our reputation speaks for itself…. Let Us Get You Hooked!
Like to catch fish? Book a trip with us and hook up with the big ones! If you are looking for snook, trout, red fish, tarpon or goliath grouper, we guarantee a successful and fun fishing experience. Book your trip today! Inshore Nearshore Offshore
Anna Maria Island complete pro fishing tackle shop since 1988. Shimano rods and reels. Penn rods and reels. St. Croix, Star, Crowder & G.Loomis Rods. Live bait. Marine supplies. Charter fishing. Come by boat or car. Open 7 days. Major credit cards.
Captain Jason Stock specializes in trophy fish from a Custom 23 Hanson Charter boat. Catch tarpon, cobia, permit, goliath grouper, hogfish, snapper & much more in the waters off Anna Maria Island. Or inshore fish for snook, redfish and trout.
Stroll our lush tranquil gardens, enjoy the abundant wildlife in and around three lakes. Visit the screened pavilion or relax on our swing, or in either of the gazebos. Educational programs, public and private events, weddings, yoga classes and more!
We are a nonprofit organization that brings people together to create a vibrant and prosperous downtown area for residents, visitors, and businesses. OUR IMPACT – Business Growth/Downtown Promotion/Community Pride/Visitor Attraction/Quality of Life