Arts Hop

Nov 13
Description

Celebrate the artsHOP 10 year Anniversary with an afternoon on Bridge Street. With the Beach on one side and the Bay on the other, and lots of art, music food and fun in between.

Check out all 9 stops to enter a free drawing for a  Stay & Play Getaway Package including a 2 night stay at the BridgeWalk Resort, Couples Massage on the Beach, Dolphin Tour and Mini Golf. ($500+ value).

Live Music 

Koko Ray & Karma Duo near the Pier 1-3

Folksy jazz songstress Lorraine Baker at the Bridgewalk 1-3

Strolling minstrel Larry Wilhelm

Bluegrass at the Blue Marlin with Will Corr 4 - 8

Art Walk
9 Stops for your Passport! Visit in any order that you like and get stamped at all of them for a chance to win!

1.Bridge Street Bistro

Bridge Street Bistro invites you to experience the art of the view, from our second floor banquet room and gallery, with a stunning Gulf view. Our restaurant offers some of the finest cuisine on Anna Maria Island and our Chef will be serving complimentary tastes. Our Gallery features original works of art from Quidley and Company of Boston, Nantucket, and Naples.

2. Bridgewalk, a Landmark Resort

Bridgewalk, a landmark resort  - a boutique hotel with retail stores, restaurant and spa will be featuring live art with Rhonda K, Native Florida Folk Artist. Rhonda’s signs are highly collectible and her outdoor murals can also be seen over by the Bridge Tender at the other end of the street.  Have a cup of coffee and cookies while you watch her work.

3. Adventure Away

By wheels to water Segs by the Sea / Adventure Away shares the art of motion. Take your turn on a Segway or Pedgo Electric Bicycle. Local artist Shelby Counihan will have her distinctive island-style graphics on t-shirts and tanks available for sale. Hoppers will get discount coupons for segways, bikes, scooters and golf carts.

4. The Uptown Lot

Connect with Gayden Shell, Master Photographer and owner of the unusual Boutique and Gallery, at her new location for The Lot right on Bridge Street. Shell, her actual surname, has an eclectic blend of Beach wear, Photography, Gifts and Jewelry. Thru out her boutique, you will find one of a kind island photography, handmade ornaments, baubles and the like by “up-cycling” vintage jewelry and found objects into new creations for wearing, wall hanging and adoring. A stop this fun is sure to have fun refreshments and sampling of some goodies to eat.

5. Sea-renity Beach Spa & Eco Boutique

Stop by Sea-renity to truly “see the sea”in the original coastal wood art and watercolors by co-owner Kelly Daszynski of sky30 art studio. The Eco Boutique will serve refreshing cucumber water while showing a gulf-inspired collection of artisan soaps, candles and jewelry. The work of a nearly two dozen different artists are represented, including sea glass art by Avery Jackson who will be on-site.  Sea-renity will also offer the art of relaxation with complimentary chair massage for Hoppers.

6. Bridge Street Interiors / Mermaid Haven

Bridge Street Interiors is clearly not just for home design. In fact, it’s now a Mermaid Haven. Toast the owners with a wine spritzer in celebration of 15 years in the same location. Check out their growing selection of  Mermaid-related gifts, hand-crafted jewelry and more. This tropical boutique has long been home to the work of many local artists.

This is THE stop for artsHOP 2016 PUBLIC ART MERMAID PICKUP.

7. Blue Marlin Grill

Visit the award-winning Blue Marlin for old Florida charm and a free draft beer or house wine. “Street Food” will be available for sale, including the famous fish tacos. Pop-up boutique Ginger, Grapefruit & Rosemary will be sharing the Art of Style with Hoppers. Chill out to music all afternoon in the “The Trap Yard” under the trees. Live Bluegrass with Will Corr starts at 4pm.

8. Tide & Moon / Room with a Hue

This two for one stop is a new location for Tide & Moon and Room with a Hue, both previously on Pine Ave. Now in one location right on the Pier, you’ll find whimsical treasures of all kinds including hand-painted glassware and jewelry. Metalsmith Laura Sheely will be demonstrating some jewelry-making techniques and showing some of her one of a kind pieces. The

9. A.M.O.B. / Anna Maria Oyster Bar on the Pier

Water-views and free margaritas-- sounds like the art of a great time. Check out the newest edition of this popular eatery now right on the Bridge Street Pier. Toast artsHOP for 10 great years with a selection of complimentary margarita samples, including the oh-so-Florida Key Lime.

Start Time

Sunday November 13th 2016 @12:00 PM

End Time

Sunday November 13th 2016 @5:00 PM