Best Coffee, Hot or Iced, On Anna Maria Island

Best Coffee, Hot or Iced, On Anna Maria Island

April 7, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


If you are like me the day does not begin without a great cup or more, of delicious hot coffee. Many of the local diners offer a pretty good cup with breakfast. But if coffee is your main objective, where do you go? It’s also served frozen at several locations , for a tasty cool […]

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Beach’n Food Truck, Car Show and Music Festival, 2018

Beach’n Food Truck, Car Show and Music Festival, 2018

March 29, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


Beach N Food Festival is Back,  Saturday April 14, 2018 from 10am – 8pm.  This is a celebration of music, food, arts and crafts, helps raise money for Manatee County Seniors Scholarship program. There will also be a Car show, and display from 10am until 3pm. The special Kids Zone will have inflatables and fun and […]

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Easter Dining and Events on Anna Maria Island 2018

Easter Dining and Events on Anna Maria Island 2018

March 27, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


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 […]

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Easter and Holy Week Services on Anna Maria Island

Easter and Holy Week Services on Anna Maria Island

March 17, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


  Anna Maria Island is cultural diverse in many ways. Celebrate the risen savior at any one of these inviting locations. Join all denominations at a sunrise service on the beach or find a specific service that suits your worship style. All are welcome. Holy week Church services: Beach side sunrise services ~Manatee County Public […]

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Grand Prix racing comes to St. Petersburg Florida

Grand Prix racing comes to St. Petersburg Florida

March 9, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


The streets of St. Pete are ready for the rumble as the Grand Prix sets up for this weekend’s racing. These formula 1 cars are among the fastest, reaching speeds of 220 mph. Open wheel Indy Cars with cockpit seating, lighter bodies, wheels on the outside of the frame and no fenders, making this type […]

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Springfest at Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island Florida

Springfest at Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island Florida

March 6, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


Anna Maria Arts League is hosting its annual Springfest, March 10 & 11, 2018, Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5pm, at Holmes Beach, City Hall Field, free parking available.  With over 80 artists from all over the USA, this Juried event brings in amazing exhibits. This family event is one of two annual […]

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St. Patrick’s Day 2018 Celebrating on the Florida Gulf Coast.

St. Patrick’s Day 2018 Celebrating on the Florida Gulf Coast.

March 4, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


If you are Irish or pretending to be, there are several activities to spice up your Island fun. From Live Music, to great food and drink, St. Patrick’s Day is always a good time. The Anna Maria Island/Bradenton area: The Freckled Fin Irish Pub and Music Hall~ at their new location with more room to […]

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Florida Strawberry, Fair and Music Festival

Florida Strawberry, Fair and Music Festival

February 27, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


Celebrate the Bountiful Strawberry Harvest in Plant City Florida. Steeped in local traditions this celebration features parades, floats, youth developmental programs, live music, exhibits of agriculture, commerce, industry, livestock, fine arts, horticulture, and crafts.  The stuff small town county fairs are made of. This is one of the most anticipated festivals in Florida and in  the […]

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Sea Turtle Nesting on Anna Maria Island.

Sea Turtle Nesting on Anna Maria Island.

February 23, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


Anna Maria Island Prides itself on caring for the sea turtle population. Anna Maria Turtle Watch  has coordinated conservation efforts for 12 miles of Manatee County shoreline.  In  three decades, they monitored 7339  turtle activities, protected 4454  nests, 301,694 turtle eggs, and watched 271,680  hatchlings depart to become a future generation of loggerheads that will return […]

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Best Crafted Beer on Anna Maria Island

Best Crafted Beer on Anna Maria Island

February 13, 2018 by Tammy DeLosh


With micro breweries popping up all over the nation, Connoisseurs  want know where the best craft beer can be found at their vacation destinations. On Anna Maria Island, a few of the local establishments have added crafted Beer to their menus. A nice way to cool off on a warm sunny day.   Anna Maria~ […]

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