— The Island Branch Library in Holmes Beach and The Tingley Memorial Library in Bradenton Beach.
— The Holmes Beach skate park, basketball courts, pickleball courts and tennis courts.
— The Center of Anna Maria Island. A non-profit community center offering programs and learning opportunities for all ages. The Center offers adult, youth, and family programs for local community members and island guests. Facilities include ball fields, a gymnasium, tennis & basketball courts, a fitness center, dance classrooms, and meeting facilities. www.Centerami.Org
or call (941)778-1908 for more information.
— Exciting activities like dolphin cruises, kayaking, fishing and bicycling.
Contact us for some local recommendations.
— The Beach Market at Coquina Beach offers fresh local produce, unique arts and crafts, jewelry, local artists, hand crafted apparel, pottery, purses, health and beauty items, live music and more. The fresh Gulf air and sunshine are free.
The market is held on Sundays and Wednesdays through March.
— The Anna Maria City Pier and the Pier Grill is now open. Closed in 2017 due to damage from Hurricane Irma, residents and visitors are delighted with the re-opening of this county landmark. The City Pier Grill & Bait Shop offers full food menu with beer and wine service. Open seven days a week from 7 am to 10 pm with reduced operating hours on major holidays.
All seating is outdoors, offering picnic tables, high-top tables and barstools along with benches throughout the pier, featuring live music regularly. Bait shop options include live and frozen bait, tackles and fishing rod and bait bucket rentals.