Communities

Cortez

Cortez Waterfront

About Cortez Cortez is an old fishing village that is still very active as a fishing village.  It's just across the bay from Anna Maria Island.  This is where you'll find the fishing boats and some … Read More...

Bradenton Beach

Bradenton Beach

About Bradenton Beach Bradenton Beach is the southernmost city on Anna Maria Island.  That's where you'll find more vacation resorts and hotels than the rest of the island.  It's also where you'll … Read More...

Holmes Beach

Welcome to Holmes Beach!

About Holmes Beach Holmes Beach is in the center of Anna Maria Island, a 7 mile long barrier island with 3 cities and the largest of the 3 cities with a population estimated at about 3,800 people in … Read More...

Longboat Key

Longboat Key beaches

About Longboat Key Longboat Key is about 15 miles long and a barrier island just south of Anna Maria Island.  It is divided evenly in half with the northern being in Manatee County and the Southern … Read More...

Anna Maria

Anna Maria Island

Anna Maria The city of Anna Maria is one of 3 tiny cities on Anna Maria Island, which is just 7 miles long.  It's located on the northern part of the barrier island.  All of the homes are just a few … Read More...