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!
Kid-oriented, family friendly. A unique pirate cruise designed to enable children to live the pirate life as they imagine it. Interactive treasure hunt on the water for kids – water cannons, sunken treasure and more!
Voted “Best Mini Golf” 5 years in a row! 18 Holes of adventure style golf – navigate through caves, pirate ships, waterfalls & live alligators! Educational American Alligator Exhibit – home to 20 to 30 American Alligators. Hours are 9 am to 11 pm.
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!
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.
Established day spa with a yoga studio on the North end of AMI offering massage therapy, skin care, natural nails, & wedding salon services. Our upstairs location, above the popular Ginny & JaneE’s cafe, is spacious & soothing with a coastal decor.
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.
Simply the best way to experience the local waters and wildlife while driving your own boat. Enjoy this one of a kind experience on our CraigCat compact power catamarans. Visit our website to see what fun you will have on a Craigcat guided boat tour.
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!
Join us aboard our bike-boat-bar for scenic cruises along the intracoastal waters. Bring aboard your favorite beverages & snacks, crank your tunes, sip, cycle & socialize as we cruise the picturesque waterfront on a boat experience unlike any other.
Fun and relaxing boat rides and tours – sightseeing rides, hands on eco tours, sand bar hopping, fishing charters, sea shelling, historical tours, dolphin watching. Captain Kim will customize your adventure – fun for the whole family!
Dolphin tours, sunset cruises, sandbar hopping & shelling, Egmont Key State Park tours or customize a tour of your own. Family owned and operated. Captains Michael “Fin” has toured & fished the surrounding waters since 1975.
Bring your friends, neighbors, wedding party, business associates and reunion group for a fun time on the beautiful water in a dragon boat! Enjoy the water paddling activity and see the wonderful marine wildlife in the beautiful AMI area!
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.
We have the right craft and experience to get you where the fish are! Captain Mike is a rare native Floridian who grew up fishing in and around the waters of South Florida. Inshore, offshore, bottom fishing, trolling, sunset & half & full day trips.
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.
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.
The Anna Maria Island Art League holds monthly art exhibitions and offers adult and children’s art classes. The Art League also puts on the annual arts and crafts festivals Winterfest and Springfest. For more information: www.islandartleague.org