Are you planning a Florida Beach Wedding? Perhaps a special event?
The Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce is your one stop shop for all the information you need to pull off your dream wedding or special event.
As unique as the love you share and the memories you create, an Anna Maria Island beach wedding or ceremony offers memories that last a lifetime! Imagine sauntering down the aisle with sand in your toes, sharing your vows as you hear the natural music of the waves from the Gulf of Mexico hitting our sugar sand shore line. Watch a sunset as you reflect about your special someone on your anniversary. Enjoy the beach, picnics, biking, shopping and dining as you celebrate your birthday. Stay with your guests in our lovely island accommodations, including Anna Maria Island beachside hotels. The white sandy beach, blue skies and azure water create the ideal back drop for your memorable event. Anna Maria Island has all the services and amenities you need to support any celebration, large or small.
Today, Anna Maria Island beach destination weddings are becoming so popular that many are referring to our perfect wedding setting as the “Beach Wedding Capital of Florida”. With all that our island offers, it is no wonder that Anna Maria Island brides come from all over the nation, and internationally to plan their weddings on a beautiful island where they can find anything they need to achieve that perfect island wedding.
Be sure to ask to see the fine print when planning your celebration on the beaches of Anna Maria Island as you may encounter a few “surprise guests” such as dolphins, sea turtles and tropical birds! Your dream wedding is awaiting you on Anna Maria Island.
Useful phone numbers and links for beach ceremonies and weddingsPermit Information: Permitting requirements/restrictions may apply depending on which city on Anna Maria Island you want to be married in. In addition, if you think you will have parking issues, entertainment or structures temporarily erected, please call the City Hall for the city your ceremony will take place at the numbers below:
City of Anna Maria: 941-708-6130
City of Holmes Beach: 941-708-5800
City of Bradenton Beach: 941-778-1005
Marriage License: To get married on Anna Maria Island, you will need to contact the Manatee County, FL Clerk of the Circuit Court or any county in Florida. To save time, complete your marriage license application online: Manatee County Marriage License LawMore information on wedding Do’s & Don’ts »
Full service photographer and graphic designer serving South West Florida. Areas of expertise include commercial photography, wedding photography, Portraits by the Sea, senior portraits, studio, aerial, stock, web and printing.
Modern and creative family and children’s photographer based on Anna Maria Island, Florida. Specializing in capturing families at play on Anna Maria Island as well as beautiful intimate weddings. Known for her patience and unique “unposing” giving her portraits a natural, organic look.
Providing flower and gift delivery to the Bradenton, FL area. Send flowers for any occasion. We offer a large variety of fresh flowers and gifts. Enjoy the convenience of safe & secure ordering online 24 hours a day.
Our members include the areas finest wedding and event professionals who meet to educate and inform. We keep abreast of the latest technology innovations and trends. We want to help to make your celebration everything that you want it to be!
Reasonable portrait and wedding photography and videography in a fun relaxing atmosphere. Capture the moments with a mix of traditional, journalistic and casual styles. Weddings, beach photos, senior pictures, and more. Memories for a lifetime!
Enjoy a perfect panorama of the Southwest Gulf Coast at our private event space on the 2nd floor of the Seafood Shack Marina, Bar & Grill. An ideal venue for weddings, business meetings and other social gatherings and celebrations.
Licensed Ordained Minister/Officiant & Notary supporting marriage equality & with a passion for uniting couples in love! Experienced – over 500 weddings since 2014. Custom written ceremonies that are as unique & special as the couples being married.
Comprised of more than 60 local musicians including some of our community’s finest professionals as well as non-professionals of all ages, reflecting the diversity of our audience and patrons. Committed to bringing music to all people.