The Islander Promise Day group of some 45 couples and friends walk to the shore to share the final rays of daylight on Valentine’s Day 2012. The event was co-sponsored by Anna Maria Island Café on the Beach. Islander Photos: Jack Elka
The Islander and Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe host vows on the beach on Valentine’s Day, and promises “to love and cherish” were plentiful among the 90-plus participants, including the center couple above, and pictured below, Mary Ann and Stuart McArthur, of Wisconsin, who were betrothed at the event.
Mary Ann and Stuart McArthur, of Wisconsin, were betrothed at the Promise Day event. Pictured above, the couples display affection as the Rev. Jean Ronald Joseph reminds them of their