Category Things to Do

Pine Island Shops


You’re going to love the art galleries and specialty boutiques in Pine Island.  Pine Island shops are an eclectic mix of one-of-a-kind shops.

No need to fight traffic getting to the large malls. Instead you can stroll along going from shop to shop in a quaint island atmosphere.

All of the shops and galleries are owner operated. You can find clothing, jewelry, pottery, fine art, sculptures, shoes, handbags and lots more.

Matlacha Florida Galleries

Bert’s Pine Bay Gallery

4332 Pine Island Road
Matlacha, FL 33993


Local art and jewelry, gifts, antiques, and Bert’s Boutique.

Footprints In The Sand, Shoe Gallery

4600 Pine Island Road
Matlacha, FL 33993


Shoes, Sandals, Hats, Bags, Sunglasses and More.

Island Visions

4643 Pine Island Road

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Anna Maria Island Fishing

Anna Maria Island Fishing

Anna Maria Island fishing is probably the favorite thing to do on the Island, other than sunbathing on the beach.

Fishing on Anna Maria is as good as it gets. Some love surf fishing and others like to fish from one of the three Anna Maria piers. Some thoroughly enjoy renting a boat to fish from and others prefer to go out on a party boat. Whatever your preference, it is available on Anna Maria Island.

To learn the best land fishing spots and for a list of boat rental facilities, take a look here.

For the angler, there are three fishing piers on the island

  • Anna Maria Island City Pier
  • Rod and Reel Pier, and
  • Bradenton Beach City Pier

Each fishing pier has a restaurant, so you won’t even have to leave your fishing spot to go and eat.

If you prefer to fish from a boa...

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