Casual Gulf front dining on Anna Maria Island
Sandblast takes advantage of its' location on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico at Coquina Beach on Anna Maria Island, where a sand sculpture competition raises funds to support Keep Manatee Beautiful's programs. Learn the “Tips, Tricks and Techniques” of sand sculpture at free clinics taught by master sculptors Team Sandtastic. To sponsor a school’s team, go to or call (941) 795-8272.
Keep Manatee Beautiful's
“America Recycles Day at SandBlast”
AMICCO's “Symphony on the Sand”
Take a walk through the Sunday Beach Market at Coquina Beach. the market is open during the months of November till July. Vendor booths vary: fresh produce, arts & crafts, jewelry, original artwork, apparel, purses, souvenirs and collectibles. Plus live music, food from our Beach Café and more!
For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/BeachMarketAtCoquinaBeach
Sunday's “Beach Market”
10am to 4pm, Nov.–July
The American Cancer Society Annual “Relay For Life” is held annually in May, with events and planning commencing in February. For further information, please contact Calaina Goodyear, 941.328.3757 or email with any questions.
American Cancer Society
“Relay for Life”
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
This fun family festival is an all day celebration right along side the azure Gulf waters and white sandy beaches at the south end of Coquina Beach, just south of the trolley turn around.
Local bands will be performing live music to keep you jamming all throughout the day into the evening. Check out this great entertainment lineup:
Mike Sales – Event Emcee – 10AM – 8PM
Tropicool Duo – 10:30AM – 12:30PM
Renegade – 1PM – 3PM
SoulRcoaster – 3:30PM – 5:30PM
The Karen & Jimmy Band – 6PM – 8PM