Anna Maria Island Florida

Anna Maria Island Recreation

Anna Maria Island is definitely the place to relax, kick back and enjoy doing not much of anything. However, for those with the itch to be active, the island offers plenty of activities and ways to get your daily dose of exercise. Our year round temperate climate makes the island ideal for all activities and attractions. Warm gulf temperatures are perfect for boating, parasailing, jet skiing, fishing and kayaking. You can’t beat our beaches for sunbathing and shelling. With the beach and the gulf as your backdrop, you have to get out and about on Anna Maria Island.

Sarasota Classic Car Museum

$$ - Sarasota

If you love cars, then you’ll LOVE this place! The Sarasota Classic Car Museum is packed with vehicles that are sure to impress any car enthusiast. Sarasota Classic Car Museum Whether it’s an antique or an exotic, they’ve got it! According to their website, this is “Second oldest continuously operating antique car museum in the […]

The Ringling – The Ca’ d’Zan & The Museums

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The Ringling Circus was known as the “The Greatest Show on Earth”. So it would make sense that the home of John Ringling, one of the five brothers who owned the circus, would also be quite grand. In the 1920’s, Mr. Ringling was estimated to be worth nearly $200 million dollars. So what do you […]

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota

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On the shores of Sarasota Bay is a beautiful garden that will make you feel like you’ve entered a different world. Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is a beautiful place to visit while you’re in the area. Marie Selby Botanical Gardens 15 acres of lush, unique tropical plants truly makes this place a sight to see. […]

Myakka River State Park

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Myakka River State Park in Sarasota County is 37,000 acres of untouched wetlands, prairies, hammocks, and pinelands. Making it one of the oldest and largest parks in the state. The park is open 365 days a year, from 8AM till sunset. A few experiences here at Myakka River State Park include; bicycling, boat tours, camping, and hiking. […]

Fun Children Attractions near Anna Maria Island

- Mainland

There are tons of fun children attractions near Anna Maria Island to visit next time you’re here! Here are some of the top places to take the kiddos for a exciting day-trip: Mote Marine Mote Marine is a laboratory/aquarium located in Sarasota Florida. Since being originally founded in 1955, Mote has grown to include an […]