It’s time for the annual Pine Avenue Christmas Stroll! All of the charming shops up and down historic Pine Avenue will stay open late into the evening to kick off the holiday season in true Island fashion. Enjoy delectable snacks and refreshing beverages as you’re serenaded by Christmas carolers and heralded by bell ringers while you wend your way up and down the street. You may even run into Santa Claus himself somewhere on Pine. The lights and decorations will transform the Anna Maria Island Historic Green Village into a Christmas Wonderland. Come visit us and find amazing and unique Christmas gifts for all the special someones on your shopping list. Bob Brown Art has a variety of bold, brilliant abstract paintings for sale, as well as handcrafted jewelry by a featured artist. You can even find the perfect stocking stuffer in hand-painted limited edition seasonal refrigerator magnets. Once you’ve picked out some great gifts for art-lovers, pop next door to Relish Café for a book-signing with local author and architect Gene Aubry. He’ll be signing his stunning new book Born On The Island: The Galveston We Remember. It truly is the perfect gift! Enjoy a magical family-friendly evening on Pine Avenue this Friday night, knock out the rest of your shopping list, and support small, local businesses all at the same time. You’ve never had so much fun and been so productive all at once.