There are three sure things in life: death, taxes, and having a good time when you visit Anna Maria Island. Or at least that’s how we think the saying goes. We’re standing by it, anyway. No matter when you take a trip to this corner of Florida, you’ll find that there’s a lot of fun things to see and do. Just take a look at some of the events and activities we have coming up in October: fun-filled days, stage performances, and a spooky Halloween atmosphere. Perfect!
Source: Monica Silvestre
The ever-popular Bayfest returns to Anna Maria Island! On October 19, Pine Avenue will be transformed into a fun-filled party where everyone is welcome. There’ll be music, muscle cars, food vendors, drinks, and an exciting atmosphere all present. Takes place from 10 in the morning through to nine in the evening.
If you’re a fan of Buddy Holly, then make sure you’re checking out “Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story,” which will be taking place at nearby Manatee Performing Arts Center during late October. Features all the songs you know and love from the legendary performer.
Halloween is fun all across the country, and it’s no different on Anna Maria Island. During the run-up to -- and of course, including -- October 31, you’ll find that there’s plenty of excitement taking place throughout the island. Get dressed up, and become part of the fun yourself, it’ll be a blast.
After all that fun, return to the best motel on Anna Maria Island with your partner. At Haley’s Motel, you can enjoy a romantic weekend in an adults-only establishment. We provide everything you need to fully enjoy your stay, including a range of accommodation options so you can stay in the perfect space for your needs.