Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot just off Anna Maria

Time to lace up and trot on over to join the 14th Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot November 22, 2012!  Race starts at 8am at the DeSoto National Memorial Park located at the end of 75th St NW.  (directions below).  The Bradenton Runners Club does not charge a race admission for the Trot but asks that everyone please bring a non-perishable food items for the Manatee County Food Bank/Meals on Wheels.

Burn some calories before your big dinner!  Maybe running is not your cup of tea.  No problem!  Visit our Top Ten fitness activities while visiting Anna Maria Island.

Directions: From I-75, take exit 220 and head West on SR64. From US41 or US301, travel to SR64 / Manatee Ave W and head West to 75th Street West. From 75th St W, go North until you reach the De Soto Park (at the end of 75th St NW).

Anna Maria Island Area Events This Weekend April 15th 2011

Friday April 15

Anna Maria Island Senior Adventures Group

Annie Silver Community Center

102 23rd Ave Bradenton Beach

Call for schedule (941)-962-8835

Founder’s Day Festival

Holmes Beach City Hall Field

5801 Marina Drive Holmes Beach

5pm – 10 pm live music, arts & crafts, Skate Park, children’s play area, Island food court, and a car show.

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Top Ten things to do with Pets on Anna Maria Island

Pet Friendly
Man’s best Friend

I am married to a veterinary technician.  Dogs, cats, birds, snakes, lizards and lots of other pets are all part of the family.  So why leave your pet behind when Island Real Estate has so many pet friendly properties.  Let’s get down to business….the best spots to take Fido, the family pet while visiting Anna Maria Island.   Unfortunately, Anna Maria Island does not have any pet friendly beaches but there are plenty of other options.  By the way, not sure if this is the exact order but they are all great things to do!

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