This Weekend on Anna Maria Island – December 20th-22nd

 

This Weekend on Anna Maria Island is a regular section highlighting the various happenings and events going on over the weekend. Check our events calendar for a list of future events.

  • Dec. 21st, 10:30a.m.-12:00p.m., Artist Cecy Richardson will present a demonstration of mixed media painting at Island Gallery west, at  5368 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.  It is free and open to the public.

 

December Events On Anna Maria Island

December Events on Anna Maria Island – 2011

Thursday December 1st, 2011
6pm – 8pm – Holidays with Healing Hero’s at Mixon’s Fruit Farm
Mixon’s Fruit Farm – 2525 27th Street East Bradenton
for more information call: 941-748-5829

8pm – opening Night of Those Crazy Ladies in the House
Island Players – 10009 Gulf Drive Anna Maria
For more information call: 941-778-5755

Friday December 2nd
5pm – 8pm – Holmes Beach Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting
Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce – 5313 Gulf Drive Holmes Beach
For more information call: 941-778-9679

6:30pm – 8pm – Island Author Alice Moerk Book Signing
Joan Peters Gallery – 1210 11th Avenue West Bradenton
For more information call: 941-365-9960

Saturday December 3rd
9am – 1pm – Holly Berry Bazaar
Episcopal Church of the Annunciation 4408 Gulf Drive Holmes Beach
For more information call: 941-778-1638

10am – 2pm – Lester Family Fun Day
Anna Maria Island Community Center – 407 Magnolia Avenue Anna Maria
For more information call: 941-778-1908

4pm – Organ Concert at the Church
Episcopal Church of the Annunciation 4408 Gulf Drive Holmes Beach
For more information call: 941-778-1638

Sunday December 4th
10am – 3pm – Bridge Street Market
107-111 Bridge Street Bradenton Beach
For more information call: 941-799-2181

10am – Brawn on the Beach Armature Strongman Contest
BeachHouse Restaurant – 100 Gulf Drive Bradenton Beach
For more information call: 941-779-2222

Tuesday December 6th
11am – 12pm – Dog Obedience Classes
Anna Maria Island Community Center – 407 Magnolia Avenue Anna Maria
For more information call: 941-778-1908

Wednesday December 7th
3pm – 5pm – Island Christmas Concert with Gulf Drive Solo
Sandbar Restaurant – 100 Spring Ave Anna Maria
For more information call: 941-778-8585

5pm – 8pm – Women on Wine Gathering
Bridge Street Bistro – 111 Gulf Drive South Bradenton Beach
For more information call: 941-779-2123

Thursday December 8th
7pm – 11:30 – Anna Maria Island Privateers Blow Me Down Party
Cortez Claim Factory – 10104 Cortez Road West Bradenton
For more information call: 941-780-1668

Friday December 9th
5:30pm – 8:30pm – Anna Maria Holiday of Treasures
Businesses along Gulf Drive, Pine Ave, and South Bay Blvd

7pm – Drum Circle
Manatee Public Beach – 4000 Gulf Drive Holmes Beach
Bring your drums & instrument to the beach

Saturday December 10th
9:30am – 1pm – Origami
Island Branch Library – 5701 Marina Drive Holmes Beach
For more information call: 941-778-6341

10am – Annual Privateers Christmas Parade
From Bay Front Park in Anna Maria to Coquina Beach in Bradenton Beach
For more information call: 941-752-5973

10am – 5pm – Winterfest Fine Arts & Crafts Festival
Holmes Beach City Hall Field
For more information call: 941-778-2099

6:30pm – 8:30pm – Winter Luminary Walk
De Soto National Memorial – The end of 75th Street in Bradenton
For more information call: 941 792-0458 ‎

Sunday December 11th
10am – 5pm – Winterfest Fine Arts & Crafts Festival
Holmes Beach City Hall Field
For more information call: 941-778-2099

5pm – 6:30pm – Gal Pal Party
Relish Vintage and Artesian Boutique – 505 Pine Avenue Anna Maria
For more information call: 941-275-2713

Anna Maria Island Community Center Hosts Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Murder Mystery Dinner TheaterThe Anna Maria Island Community center hosts their murder mystery dinner theater “Till Death Do Us Part” this Saturday November 19th, 2011 from 6:30pm – 11pm.  Tickets are currently on sale for $30.00 each or $200.00 for a table of 8.   All of the proceeds will benefit the youth programs at the Anna Maria Island Community Center.

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November Events On Anna Maria Island

Looking for something to do on Anna Maria Island, Bradenton, or Sarasota?  Well then you’re in luck, take a look at the list of events below for live music, area events, and fun things to do this November.

Sarasota Chalk FestivalTuesday November 1st – Monday November 7th
Sarasota Chalk Festival – Downtown Sarasota Area – South Pineapple Avenue

Friday November 4th
6pm – The Clair Lynch Band
Mixon Fruit Farms – 2525 27th Street East Bradenton
For more information call: 941-748-5829

Saturday November 5th
10am – 1pm – Penguin Party Family Festival
Mote Marine – 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway Sarasota
For more information call: 941-388-4441

8am -11:30am – United Walk-A-Thon
Robinson Preserve – 1704 99th Street NW Bradenton
Ed Smith Stadium SarasotaFor more information call: 941-792-8811

11am – Sarasota Bluesfest
Ed Smith Stadium – 2700 12th Street Sarasota, FL 34237
For more information call: 855-292-5837

2pm-7pm – Anna Maria Island Privateers Pirate Grog Party and tasting competition
Location: Drift In -120 Bridge Street Bradenton Beach
For more information call: 941-780-1668

6pm – Snooty’s Gala
South Florida Museum – 201 10th Street West Bradenton
For more information call: 941-746-4131

Sunset – 10pm – Deep Sky Observers Sidewalk Astronomy
Holmes Beach City Field – 5801 Marina Drive Holmes Beach

Taste of ManateeSaturday November 5th & Sunday November 6th
11am – 6pm – 25th Annual Taste of Manatee
Downtown Bradenton Riverfront

Sunday November 6th
10am – 3pm – Bridge Street Market
107-111 Bridge Street Bradenton Beach
For more information call: 941-799-2181

Monday November 7th
6:30pm – Diane Shelly executive director of Florida Craftsman Inc. speaks to the artist guild
Episcopal Church of the Annunciation – 4408 Gulf Drive Holmes Beach
For more information call: 941-778-3390

Wednesday November 9th
11:30am – 2pm – Off-Stage Ladies of the Island Players Luncheon & Silent Auction
Beach House Restaurant – 200 Gulf Drive North
For more information call: 941-799-2181

5pm – 7pm – Wine Tasting to benefit Women’s Resource Center of Manatee
Harry’s Continental Kitchens – 5600 Gulf of Mexico Drive Longboat Key
For more information call: 941-383-0777

Mixon Fruit FarmsSaturday November 12th & Sunday November 13th
12pm – 4pm – Local Wine & Food Festival
Rosa Fiorelli Winery & Vineyard – 4250 County Road 675 E Bradenton
For more information call: 941-322-0976

Saturday November 19th & Sunday November 20th
9am – 5pm HARVEST FESTIVAL
Mixon Fruit Farms – 2525 27th Street East Bradenton
For more information call: 941-748-5829

Saturday November 19th
9am – 1pm Anna Maria Island Sandblast
Manatee Public Beach – 4000 Block Gulf Drive Homes Beach
For more information go to manateebeautiful.com.

Saturday November 19th
6:30pm – 11pm Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Anna Maria Island Community Center– 407 Magnolia Avenue, Anna Maria
For more information call: 941-778-1908

Anna Maria Island Chamber Of Commerce Presents The 11th Annual Bayfest

Anna Maria Island Chamber Of Commerce presents the 11th Annual Bayfest October 14th & 15th

Anna Maria Island Chamber Of Commerce presents the 11th Annual Bayfest October 14th & 15th in the parking area just across the street from the Anna Maria City Pier. Bayfest is a free family event on Anna Maria Island that you do not to miss. Food, arts & crafts, a classic car show, and live music from KoKo Ray and The Soul Providers, Dr. Dave Band, Billy Rice Band and much more…

Make sure you grab some food at the island food court, soft drinks, beer, and wine will be available for purchase and there is a kids area for your children to have a ball!

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