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Just like any destination get-a-way it depends on what your plans entail. Anna Maria Island is known for its laid back family feeling and since the island is a combination of residents and visitors we accommodate all demographics of visitors. A family can rent a Beach Front Vacation rental for several thousand dollars or a vacation home close to the beach for several hundreds of dollars. Anna Maria Island offers a wide variety of things to do as well as a broad range of accommodations.
While Anna Maria Island does have a grocery store the prices are slightly elevated as compared to the main land in North West Bradenton. Northwest Bradenton is just 15 minutes off the island via Manatee Avenue or Cortez. Each route has different commercial shopping choices, Publix grocery store as well as Walmart, Aldi and many others. There is also a flea market 20 minutes off Anna Maria Island. The Red Barn Flea Market has more than 500 market booths.
Yes, there is a free trolley service supplied by our County. The Trolley provides a mobile application that provides real time transportation information. There is also a service provided for tips only and there is always Uber and Lyft if time is of the essence. In addition, the trolley connects to a much larger public transit called MCAT, short for Manatee County Area Transit which connects the island to the mainland, Bradenton and beyond.
Yes. Ellenton Premium Outlets is only 30 minutes East just beyond Bradenton. There are about 100 outlet stores and the outlets offer a wide variety of products. The Ellenton Outlets also have a small food outlet where quick bites to eat can be picked up if making your shopping trip an all-day event.
Where do we start? Of course head over to the beach and build a sandcastle or search for some shells. There are plenty of parks on and off Anna Maria Island. Visit Holmes Beach skate park as well as tennis courts. There are plenty of year round festivals to attend. The list is long of things to do on Anna Maria Island as a family!