June 2023

Custom-made tumblers, a design collaboration between the 2021-2022 3rd graders and PTO at Anna Maria Elementary School feature artwork by the talented young students. By purchasing these tumblers for your welcome baskets, not only do you acquire a local item, but you also support the AME PTO. Proceeds from the sales directly benefit students’ educational experiences at Anna Maria Elementary School. Head to Beach Bums on Pine Ave to pick up your AMI tumbler.

Destination Wedding Etiquette

Expert Tips for Navigating Your Dream Wedding in Paradise I Dos and Don’ts for Anna Maria Island Brides and Grooms DO communicate early and clearly: Give your guests ample notice about your destination wedding plans. Send out save-the-dates well in advance and provide them with all the necessary information, including travel details, accommodation options, and […]

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Rachel & Shayne - Real Wedding

Real Wedding / Rachel & Shayne

AMI Beach Weddings / event coordinationLove and Style Photography  / photographsCompass Hotel Anna Maria Sound / welcome party Flowers by Edie / floral designJoe Braccio / ceremony musicHometown Desserts / cake Rachel and Shane’s destination wedding on Anna Maria Island was a picturesque celebration of love and serendipity. The couple’s engagement unfolded during Shane’s sister’s

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Real Wedding / Joanna & Rob

Real Wedding / Joanna & Ron

AMI Beach Weddings / event coordinationCasey Hoffman / officiantSandhill Photography / photographsHometown Desserts / cakeFlowers by Edie / floral designCarlann Evans / ceremony musicDoctor’s Garden / reception On a crisp January evening, Ron and Joanna celebrated their love in an intimate wedding ceremony at the Doctor’s Garden. The couple’s joy and warmth were palpable despite

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Hayley & Dirk - Real Wedding

Real Wedding / Hayley & Dirk

AMI Beach Weddings / event coordinationLove and Style Photography / photographsSunshine Concierge Partners / beach picnicGraze Street AMI / cateringFlowers by Edie / floral design Hayley and Dirk’s intimate ceremony took place on pristine white sands, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. With the gentle caress of the ocean breeze, they exchanged heartfelt vows, sealing their

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