No plans this weekend? We got you covered!

Here are just a few of the many events happening on Anna Maria Island and surrounding area this weekend.

Click on the event link or call the number for more information.


Friday, May 14, 2010

Payton Wright Foundation 2010 Golf Outing
Time:  10:00 am (registration)
Time:  Noon (shotgun start)
Time:  6:00 pm (banquet)

Bradenton Courthourse Square Concerts
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The ComCenter Gallery in Lakewood Ranch presents:A Visual Journey of Eight Artists
Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Manatee High Art Exhibit Opening Reception at the Anna Maria Island Art League, Holmes Beach
Time:  5:30 pm – 7:30 pm  Information: 941-778-2099.

Bradenton Marauders vs. Fort Myers Miracle
Time: 7:00 pm

Manatee Unitarian Universalist Fellowship hosts:Our 2nd Coffee House Event
Time: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Bradenton Women’s Club Dance
Time: 7:00 – 10:00 pm

Island Players Presents – The Prisoner of Second Avenue by Neil Simon
Time: 8:00 pm

Manatee Players Presents – Gypsy
Time: 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Kiwanis Club of Anna Maria Island hosts guest speaker Cindy Sloan of Meals on Wheels PLUS at Cafe on the Beach, 4000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.
Time:  8:30 am

“Sand in my Sandals” presentation by Jane Kitchings, director of Women’s Ministries, First Baptist Bradenton, at Crosspointe Fellowship, 8605 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.
Time:  9:30 am  Information: 941-778-0719.

Annual “Snooks” Adams Kids Day: Bayfront Park, Anna Maria
Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm  Information: 725-0184

Bridge Street Market, Bradenton Beach
Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm  Information: 518-4431

Downtown Bradenton Farmers Market
Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Ellenton Farmer’s Market
Time: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

The ComCenter Gallery in Lakewood Ranch presents:A Visual Journey of Eight Artists
Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Mainly Art – Downtown Development Authority
Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Civil War Re-enactment: Florida Railroad Museum, Parrish
Time: 11:00 am & 2:00 pm

First Annual Cycle-Thon hosted by the Junior League of Manatee County at Go Legs Indoor Cycle Studio
Time: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Robinson’s Preserve Wagon Tours
Time:  2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Call 742-5757, ext. 1, for reservations.

Robinson’s Perserve Dog Walk
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm.  Call 748-4501, ext. 4605, for reservations.

2nd Annual Bunco Tournament
Time: 5:00 pm

Nolan Night on Main Street Lakewood Ranch
Time:  5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Island Players Presents – The Prisoner of Second Avenue by Neil Simon
Time: 8:00 pm

Manatee Players Presents – Gypsy
Time: 8:00 pm

Sunday, May 16, 2010

The ComCenter Gallery in Lakewood Ranch presents:A Visual Journey of Eight Artists
Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Manatee Rare Fruit Council 22nd Annual Rare Fruit Tree Sale
Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Island Players Presents – The Prisoner of Second Avenue by Neil Simon
Time: 2:00 pm

Manatee Players Presents – Gypsy
Time: 2:00 pm

Civil War Re-enactment: Florida Railroad Museum, Parrish
Time: 11:00 am & 2:00 pm

If you attend any of these events, come back to the blog and tell us your experience. Events are courtesy of The Bradenton Times Event Calendar, The Islander Calendar, Anna Maria Island Sun, The Bradenton Herald Weekend, Manatee Chamber of Commerce Calendar, Lakewood Ranch Events, and other sources. For complete listings of area events go to the these calendars. If you have an event you would like listed, send an email to social@satorealestate.com for consideration. Sorry no individual business events unless it a cultural or charitable event.