Easter means something different to everyone. To us it is a celebration of the Risen Savior, starting with Worship and then time to enjoy family and friends. If you have children, maybe and egg hunt, and gift exchange , along with family time, with a meal to celebrate. If you are on Anna Maria Island this Easter, check these local areas of interest to plan your Holiday.
Egg Hunt and activities:
Sandbar Restaurant~is hosting and annual egg hunt, with contests and prizes. Beginning at 8:30 am Saturday April 15.
Sunday Sunrise services: 51st annual sunrise service on Easter Sunday at Manatee County Public Beach. All area churches join together to bring in a united service. This year’s Sermon title, fittingly, is “Early in the morning,” she said. Early in the morning is when Mary discovered the tomb of Jesus Christ was empty, according to Christian faith. Come early and bring a flashlight, to navigate prior to sunrise. Wear Layers to prepare for changing temperatures and bring a beach chair or blanket for seating. Map The Free Island Trolley starts at 6 am
For Dining :
Pier 22 ~In Downtown Bradenton on the water. Everything you can imagine in Premier dining and elegance is waiting. The special limited Easter menu features our popular prime rib dinner slow cooked and hand carved with au jus, horseradish cream, mashed potatoes and asparagus. Delectable appetizers like mussels and bleu, lamb lollipops, and escargot can be found on the menu, as well as an Omelet station. . Other offerings include seafood favorites like Alaskan King Crab, lobster tails, and a surf and turf selection. A full rack of lamb, roast duckling and Pork Osso Bucco are also available. The full dessert menu will be served during Easter dinner and now includes homemade Tiramisu! 1200 1st Ave West, Bradenton, FL 34205 Reservations are strongly recommended.941-748-8087. Easy drive from these Vacation Rental Homes.
The Sandbar~Serving Brunch from 10-1, with regular menu the after. Enjoy beachfront dining on Anna Maria Island, to award winning seafood, Featuring live Jazz. Ride the Free Trolley or walk from your Vacation Rental Home. The Sandbar Restaurant, 100 Spring Ave, Anna Maria, FL 34216
The Beach House~ Will be serving dinner from the menu all day, beach front on the new Deck patio seating, or indoor in the updated Dining room. 200 Gulf Drive North • Bradenton Beach, FL 34217 • (941) 779-2222
Bridge Street Bistro~ Open from 1-8pm serving dinner from the menu with Traditional Easter items added. Elegant dining with friendly service and extraordinary cuisine. Enjoy the water view from the upper level. and stay for a sunset stroll along the beach. 111 Gulf Drive South Bradenton Beach, FL 34217. Make your Reservations at (941) 782-1122.
God bless you all with good food, good friends and amazing beach sunsets. Happy Easter, from your friends @BeachRentals.Mobi.
Enjoy some of our favorite Praise songs, as you reflect on God’s Great love for you and have a Blessed day.