Anna Maria Island Easter Activities 2017

With warm weather, amazing ocean scenery, world class beaches and a welcoming local community Anna Maria Island is one of the best places to go for your next family Easter vacation. If you’re lucky enough to spend your next Easter here, you’ll certainly have a memorable experience and plenty of fun filled holiday events to attend.

Anna Maria Island Easter Activities 2017

You can find more information about some of the top local Easter activities for 2017 here to help you plan:

Sandbar Restaurant Easter Egg Hunt
Location: 100 Spring Ave, Anna Maria, FL
You won’t have to travel very far to enjoy one of the best and longest running free Easter egg hunts in the Bradenton area. The hunt starts bright and early in the morning at 8:30 a.m. at the event pavilion next to the restaurant. After the egg hunt is over, the Easter Bunny and the rest of the group will line up to lead a parade down Pine Avenue to watch the Annual Easter Egg Roll and Easter Bonnet Contest. More details as the event approaches can be obtained by contacting The Sandbar Restaurant at (941) 778-0444.

Annual Easter Egg Roll and Bonnet Contest
Location: 100 Spring Ave, Anna Maria, FL
Pictures with the Easter Bunny are offered along with face painting, and prizes are awarded for the best bonnet for both children and adults. Past prizes have included free guest house stays as well as ice cream parties for the children at the Sandbar Restaurant. The Sandbar Easter Egg Hunt is held on Saturday each day before Easter Sunday, so be sure to make some creative bonnets before the parade and contest! The Egg Roll traditionally occurs first followed by the Bonnet Contest.

Mar Vista Easter Egg Hunt

Location: 760 Broadway St, Longboat Key
The Mar Vista Easter Egg Hunt is another long standing tradition in nearby Longboat Key. This egg hunt will feature refreshments, a chance for families to meet the Easter Bunny, and Easter eggs that are filled with treats. This event is for children ages 10 and under, and attendees should bring their own basket.

Siesta Key Easter Egg Hunt

Location: Beach Access #5 at Beach Rd and Ocean Blvd. Sarasota, FL
The Siesta Key Easter Egg Hunt is for toddlers ages 1-6 and requires early registration as it is limited to 125 children. $10 is required per child for the event, and it includes an opportunity to ride the fire truck and trolley, a stuffed toy or Easter Bunny, candy, prizes, face painting and more. This event is held in the morning and will be taking place on April 15th starting at 9:00 a.m. and ending around noon. More information on early registration can be obtained by calling the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce at (941) 349-3800 as the event approaches.

Enjoy this Easter on gorgeous Anna Maria Island
There’s nothing quite like spending quality time with your family on the beach during the holidays and hunting for Easter eggs. Enjoy the pleasant weather, gorgeous scenery and incredible restaurants on Anna Maria Island with your family this Easter, along with the exciting above-mentioned events.

Call Lizzie Lu’s Island Retreat at (941)-782-8152 for any questions you may have about Anna Maria Island Easter activities or accommodations.


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