Friday, May 24, 2019

Entertainment

Bayfest

Bayfest draws crowds, cars

  ANNA MARIA – The festival season got off to a good start on Saturday, Oct. 21 with huge crowds, flashy hot rods and performance...
Canine costume contest

Canines come a-haunting

Dogs will fill the AMI Sun Plaza, 202 Palm Ave., Anna Maria, on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 1 p.m. for the 14th Annual Anna...
Halloween parade 2016

Kids get ready for Halloween

HOLMES BEACH – Island kids are lucky during Halloween because they have two opportunities to wear their costumes and win a prize. This practice has...
Bayfest green car

Taste the flavors of the Island at Bayfest

ANNA MARIA - It’s time for the 17th annual Bayfest, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21 on Pine Avenue, sponsored...

‘Petal Away’ at Island Gallery West

Island Gallery West’s November featured artist, Marti Salerni, presents “Petal Away,” an exhibit of brightly colored watercolor and acrylic paintings of whimsical bicycles and...
Bayfest

It’s Bayfest time again

ANNA MARIA – It’s an indication that hurricane season is waning and tourist season is just around the corner. The 17th Annual Bayfest celebration...
Sean Murphy

Tequila madness

I was young and foolish. It was an evening of bad decisions. The first bad decision was to drink tequila. Salt-tequila-lemon, salt-tequila-lemon, salt-tequila-lemon. As is often the case...

Community fun at National Night Out

The Holmes Beach Police Department is hosting a community night at City Field and everyone is invited. This year's National Night Out festivities include a...

Celebrating a decade at The Studio

ANNA MARIA - The Studio at Gulf and Pine, 10101 Gulf Drive, is calling all artists for “10byTEN at the Studio,” a community exhibit,...

AMI Radio and Ugly Grouper hosting Irma benefit

Related coverage Local couple survives Irma's worst FEMA representatives available to assist Irma victims Forget it Irma – the wedding is on! What I learned from Hurricane Irma Cortez...
Island Players Happy Birthday

‘Happy Birthday’ full of delusion, laughs

ANNA MARIA – The Island Players almost didn’t perform the first show of the season because of Hurricane Irma, but once the storm passed,...
Photographer at The Studio

Nature photography at The Studio

  The Studio at Gulf and Pine, 10101 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, is hosting “Chasing Light: A Collection of Wildlife and Fine Art Photography,” featuring...
Sean Murphy

The Beach Bistro’s Beard House adventure

August is a good month to stay inside in the AC with memories. Some of the Bistro’s richest are our August memories of preparing for...
Library engineers

Future engineers at library

Kids and parents showed up at the Island Branch Library on Thursday, July 20, to develop their engineering talents with games and Legos. It...