Discover Anna Maria Island

You’re invited to Anna Maria Island for a trip to paradise... without leaving the US.

Discover one of the best-kept secrets in Florida. Anna Maria Island is your own hidden slice of bliss to explore before the big day! From relaxing beach vibes to thrilling seaside adventures, Anna Maria Island lets you appreciate the life around you and celebrate in style.

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Clear blue waters and a white sand beach at Anna Maria Island
Relax a Little (Or a Lot)

Slow down. You're on island time now! Delight with a trip to our white-sand beaches and clear waters that are sure to calm the soul. Go on a dolphin tour and experience the island's native creatures in all of their glory. Gaze up at the clear sky at night, unhindered by excessive light pollution, and see stars you never knew existed. This is your peaceful paradise, now and always.

Pier with docked boats at Anna Maria Island
Take to the Seas

If adventure is what you seek, Anna Maria Island delivers. Dive into the ocean depths to discover a shipwreck teeming with sealife or soar above the crystal blue waters on a parasail. Grab your crew for a deep-sea fishing journey to wrestle the massive Goliath Grouper and get a fish story for the ages. Feel the mist of the sea, explore the island, and ride alongside dolphins on jet skis. Whatever your voyage, Anna Maria Island is sure to thrill and leave you with life-long memories.

Fresh stone crab claws
Indulge in Fresh Caught Seafood

If you haven't had the pleasure of dining on fresh Gulf seafood, you are in for a treat! Locally caught fish, stone crab, shrimp, and more adorn the menus of restaurants like The Sandbar and The Beach House for a delicious seafood feast that will call you back to the island. You can even bring your own catch to our Mar Vista restaurant and we'll cook it up for you. Can't get any fresher than that!

Free trolley on Anna Maria Island
Leave the Keys at Home

This cozy island is easy to navigate with several fun ways to reach all the best spots. Leave the car at home, rent a bike, and coast up to your favorite diner for a quick bite before meeting your friends at the beach. Take a kayak or paddleboard from one shore to the next to completely avoid the roads. Feeling tired at the end of the day? Catch the free trolley or Monkey Bus to help get you back to where you need to be.

Think Anna Maria Island is the right choice for you? Schedule a free consultation with our expert venue coordinators and take one step closer to your dream wedding.