If you’re looking for things to do in Anna Maria Island, look no further. This gorgeous island is a perfect place to spend your Florida vacation.

There are activities for every taste, from shopaholics to anglers to families with a posse of kids.

White sand beaches, clear water, fishing pelicans, lip-smacking seafood, and gorgeous boardwalks through mangrove forests await.


 Things To Do In Anna Maria Island



Historic Anna Maria City Pier

lifeguard house and white sand beach in Coquina Beach

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gorgeous sunset at Pier 60 in Clearwater Beach

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nature trail and lush plants in Leffis Key Preserve

Happy Couple Biking at the Beach

people raising the pint glasses of beer in a pub or brewery

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colorful signs in Downtown Dunedin Florida

Sunny beach scene in Indian Rocks Beach from a boardwalk

Get on the water and witness the exciting  manatees and marine life on Anna Maria Island 👉 Book the Manatee Discovery Anna Maria Island Tour

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pair of donuts and coffee in The Donut Experiment



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lively atmosphere at Freckled Fin Irish Pub in Anna Maria Island

11. Enjoy Live Music At Freckled Fin Irish Pub

If you’re looking for a rousing place to enjoy live music, tasty eats, and great drinks, look no further than the Freckled Fin Irish Pub.

This lively pub is located on Holmes Boulevard in Holmes Beach, just an 8-minute drive from the city of Anna Maria.

It is one of the best places for fun, too, with karaoke nights, rock-n-roll trivia nights, and musicians ranging from party bands to guitarists to steel drummers.

Check their entertainment schedule to see what’s coming up on the evening you want to visit.

Sit at a table for the best service, and enjoy mouthwatering food, beer, wine, cocktails, and specialty shots.



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all of the best things to do in Anna Maria Island Florida USA



Booking a last-minute trip to Anna Maria Island?  

If so, we have you covered.  Here are some top recommended tours and hotels!

Top Tours in Anna Maria Island

Boat Excursion To Capri Island – (Small Group Boat Tour From Sorrento)

Parasailing Adventure – (Above Bradenton Beach & Anna Maria Island)

Private Fishing Trip With Sight Seeing – (Half Day Tour Around Anna Maria Island)

Top Hotels & Accommodations in Anna Maria Island

Playa Esmeralda Boutique Inn – (Top Rated Accommodation In Bradenton Beach)

Bungalow Beach Resort – (Beachfront Property In Bradenton Beach)

Captain’s Quarters At Anna Maria Island – (High Rated Villa With Private Pool)

Anna Maria Island Inn – (Aparthotel Nearby Beach)

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