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Fall Events on Anna Maria Island - 2015

Insiders Guide to Fall Events on Anna Maria Island, 2015 Edition.

Anna Maria Island constantly offers something for both visitors and residents so let's not miss out on one of the island's biggest festivities this Fall.

Pine Ave, Anna Maria

Bayfest is celebrating it's 15th year! Enjoy fabulous live band music, and taste your way down Pine Ave by sampling local restaurant food booths. This is a free event hosted by the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce. Check out the music line up below. Classic Car Show not to be missed with over 100 entrants. There will be a kid-friendly area called the Kid's Zone with fun activities and bouncers. Kid's and young at heart folks will love the AMI Privateer's Pirate Ship called Scully Wag which will also be at the event. Lots of crafts and art for sale along the sweetest little Main Street in America. Location is on the corner of Pine Ave. and North Bay Blvd. Check out a sneak peek on the video below!

Mike Sales ~ Emcee

Can't Turn Left ~ 11 am to 12 pm

Billy Rice Band ~ 1 to 2 pm

Whiskey Blind ~ 3 to 5 pm

Koko Ray ~ 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Shotgun Justice ~ 8 - 10 pm

Shipwrecked Poker Run

Sunday, Nov 8, 2015

Registration at 9:00 am

Starts at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join the AMI Privateers for a biking Poker Run to help raise money for charity. Contact AMI Privateers for more details. Shipwrecked Poker Run Information

Anna Maria Island Art League


Friday, Nov 13, 2015 at Holmes Beach & Anna Maria

starts at 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Sunday, Nov 15, 2015 at Bradenton Beach

starts at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

ArtsHop is a walking tour of over 20+ galleries across the island. Enjoy live music, tasty treats and arts and crafts at all of the galleries and on Bridge St in Bradenton Beach. Contact ArtsHop for more details ArtsHop Information

Arts & Crafts Show

Holmes Beach City Field

Saturday, Nov 14 - Sunday, Nov 15, 2015

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A two-day outdoor Arts and Crafts Show with tons of participants. Pick up some Christmas presents while you meander this not to be missed event. Benefitting the Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park, and located at Holmes Beach City Hall Field, 5801 Marina Drive. The best of the region will showcase jewelry, glass, photography, art, clothes, food and much more plus live music.

Insider Tip: bring a lawn chair to enjoy the music it's free admission and free parking.

Photo Credit: The Islander Newspaper

Symphony on the Sand

Coquina Beach Park

Saturday, Nov 14, 2015

4:30 - 7:30 pm

Experience a beachfront full orchestra concert live at Coquina Beach Park on Anna Maria Island. Featuring the sounds of Broadway, classical music and partiotic American songs. Admsission includes small food plates and a selection of fine wines and beer. Tickets are required so contact Symphony on the Sand to get yours soon!

Insider Tip: There is limited General Admission seating also available which doesn't include food plates and offers a cash bar option.

Contact us for great Fall Specials on our

luxury accommodations on beautiful Anna Maria Island!

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