Anna Maria in Manatee County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Island Playhouse
Erected 2013 by Anna Maria Island Preservation Trust, Inc. and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-792.)
Location. 27° 31.613′ N, 82° 44.194′ W. Marker is in Anna Maria, Florida, in Manatee County. Marker is at the intersection of Gulf Drive and Pine Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Gulf Drive. Touch for map. Marker is located between the sidewalk
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The City of Anna Maria Historical Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Anna Maria Pier (approx. half a mile away); “Bean's Point” / Early Legend (approx. 0.6 miles away); Passage Key (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Village of Cortez (approx. 5.2 miles away); Palma Sola Community Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); DeSoto Trail (approx. 5.7 miles away); Snead Island / Seventh Day Adventist School (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anna Maria.
Regarding The Island Playhouse. The Island Playhouse is a designated Florida Heritage Site.
Also see . . . Early History of Anna Maria. Anna Maria has the distinction of being the first Anna Maria Island city where settlers established homes. The Island Players Theater, at the Gulf end of Pine Avenue, was a home in the farming community of Parrish before it was floated down the Manatee River in two sections on barges. (Submitted on March 19, 2014, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Categories. • Entertainment • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2014, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 19, 2014, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.