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Sunshine Blogs

We invite you to check out the vacation blogs below to read firsthand all that there is to see, do and experience while visiting Anna Maria and the Gulf Islands.  Whether it’s local expert advice, useful travel tips, customer testimonials, event happenings or new experiences, every blog here provides insight and inspiration.  We invite you to share and connect with us!

December 21st, 2018, 6:30 pm On Friday, December 21st there will be a Lighted Golf Cart Parade with the proceeds going to TIFF Initiative (To Inform Families First). The Golf Cart Parade will start at 6:30 from the Coquina Beach Café located at...

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Hometown News

Book A Little Sunshine "If I had to sum up Julie in a few words, it would be that she is fabulous." Book A Little Sunshine is one of the best tour operators on the island. Whether a group is planning a wedding, a birthday, or a family trip,...

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Culinary & Specialty Tours

Sarasota, Venice, Lido & Longboat Key We’re excited about our newest edition with Key Culinary Tours and Sarasota Suncoast Tours. Whether you are new to the area and want an introduction to the local history and restaurant scene, or would like...

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Launch of Charted Waters

On Small Business Saturday As part of our Small Business Saturday celebrations we be hosting a launch party for our newest product line Charted Waters. This local artisan inspired product line uses the work of Kelly Hunt. Kelly Hunt is also the...

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Join us for Anna Maria Island's 12th year of of artsHOP Join us on Anna Maria Island for Cultural Connection's 12th year of of artsHOP.  This is an annual island wide celebration of arts, culture and heritage on Anna Maria Island. This free...

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Chamber of Commerce Membership

Book A Little Sunshine Joins the Manatee County Chamber Book A Little Sunshine has joined the Manatee County Chamber of Commerce this month, as well as continued membership with the Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce.  We’re excited to be a part...

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