artshop, anna maria island, florida


artsHOP is celebrating their 10th anniversary on Anna Maria Island!

It is THE premiere cultural event of the season and includes Art Walks in all 3 island cities, music, and theatre – it even offers a few surprises.

There is a lot to do and see, so without further adieu here is the schedule of events:

Art Walks in each town!
Holmes Beach Art Walk November 11th 5:30 – 8PM
Bradenton Beach Art Walk- November 13 12 – 5PM
Anna Maria Art Walk November 18th 5:30 – 8PM


artsHOP Pre-Weekend Event

Thursday Nov. 10 Island Players Performance- “Murderers”* 8PM
artsHOP – 1st Weekend

 Friday, Nov. 11
Holmes Beach Art Walk 5:30 – 8PM – Dinners/Music beyond
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 8PM
Friday night Concert of Symphony on the Sand, featuring Country Artist
John Michael Montgomery* 6 – 10PM
Saturday, Nov. 12
Symphony on the Sand– 4th Annual, featuring Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus & Orchestra **
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 8PM
Sunday, Nov. 13
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 2PM
Bradenton Beach Art Walk & Public Art Launch
Coquina Beach Market
Sunday Night Concert of Symphony on the Sand, featuring The Stranger, the ultimate
Billy Joel experience* 6 – 10PM
artsHOP – Special Events

Tuesday Nov. 15 The Center – special artsHOP “Painting with a Twist” class* 1 – 3PM

Wednesday Nov. 16 Florida Maritime Museum Lecture by Charley Morgan

Thursday Nov. 17
Sand Sculpture Clinic 5 – 6PM
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 8PM

artsHOP – 2nd Weekend

Friday, Nov. 18
Sand Sculpture Clinic 5 – 6PM
Anna Maria Art Walk 5:30 – 8PM
AMIHS Open House 5:30 – 8PM
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 8PM
Saturday, Nov. 19
Sand Sculpture – America Recycles Day at Sandblast 9AM – 2PM
CrossPointe Veterans’ Day Community event 10:30AM – 1:30PM
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 8PM
Sunday, Nov. 20
Island Players Performance– “Murderers”* 2PM
Coquina Beach Market 10AM – 4PM
* These events require tickets
All other events are free and open to the public!


Would you like to visit Anna maria Island?

Anna maria Island House Rental would love to host you at Blue Turtle Cottage – a renovated 3 bedroom home with a private pool just steps from the sugar-white sand Anna Maria Island is famous for.