Anna Maria Island Community Information & Visitor Guide

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Discover Family Friendly Anna Maria Island. A Beach Vacation Paradise for all ages. Unique breathtaking sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico you will treasure for a lifetime.
No matter whether you are looking to spend some quality time with the family, escape city life with friends or to get away with that special someone in your life, Anna Maria Island has something for everyone.


RSS Anna Maria Island News

  • Commissioners push to buy in Bert Harris claim December 6, 2016
    Anna Maria commissioners voted Nov. 30 to emphasize an offer to purchase property that is the subject of a Bert Harris claim. A claim filed May 23 by John Lynch alleges the undeveloped lot lost $340,000 in value after occupancy restrictions prevented him from developing the property into a four-bedroom rental home with a 12-person […]
    Bianca Benedí
  • Anna Maria mayor rekindles negotiations on city pier lease December 6, 2016
    Anna Mayor Dan Murphy announced at a Nov. 30 city commission meeting that he will pursue solutions for funding needed repairs to the Historic Anna Maria City Pier with the leaseholder, Mario Schoenfelder. “He is more than willing to reopen our discussions and fact-finding and to let the past be the past and see what […]
    Bianca Benedí
  • Protester aims to join — or halt — Christmas parade December 6, 2016
    The Anna Maria Island Privateers’ Christmas Parade has a challenger. Former Privateers member Rick Maddox has filed a petition with the city of Anna Maria against the special event permit issued to the Privateers for the Dec. 10 parade. The parade is permitted in the three island cities, but apparently only Anna Maria has a […]
    Bianca Benedí
  • Vacant BB Ward 2 seat victim of city division December 6, 2016
    Nothing is guaranteed in government, right? So when Bradenton Beach Commissioner Ed Straight decided to roll the dice and make a bid for a fourth term in office — hoping the electorate would eliminate term limits in the primary election in September — Straight soon found himself limited to the three terms he had served. […]
    ChrisAnn Silver Esformes