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Five Car Draw

Every spring, like a migration of rare and elegant birds, an amazing array of automobiles roost on Amelia Island.  Plenty of spectacular specimens will be drawing attention at the Amelia Concours Week (March 12-15.) As a preview, we’re throwing a spotlight on five rare beauties you can expect to see …

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#LoveAmelia

Share the Warmth and Wonder of Florida’s Legendary Island Amelia Island, with its 13 miles of beautiful beaches, pristine waters, and historic Southern charm, has long been beloved by visitors and residents alike. So gorgeous, you could say it’s made for Instagram!  Now’s your chance to share with us why you love …

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Rev Your Engines – Amelia Concours Week

Amelia Island is revving up for the 2015 Amelia Concours Week, when automotive aficionados from around the world will race to Amelia Island for seven spectacular events offering pure carbureted sophistication. Here’s a rundown of what to expect this year. For full details, check out ameliaconcoursweek.com. On Thursday, March 12, for …

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Delectable Restaurant Week Dinners

Amelia Island Restaurant Week opens and closes with special dinners hosted by the Island’s resorts – ticketed events that are open to the public, they feature some of the most creative and delicious dishes prepared by the area’s top chefs. On January 15th, Executive Chef Andrew Yeo of The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia …

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Restaurant Week Is Here

Start the New Year off deliciously with the return of Amelia Island Restaurant Week, sponsored by The Local Palate.  Restaurant Week offers a great opportunity to try a selection of Amelia’s irresistible, award-winning dining options. More than 30 participating restaurants will offer a prix-fixe menu, including three courses and a …

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Sweet January Offers – Residence Inn

The Residence Inn Amelia Island, located within walking distance from the beach (and with a free shuttle to downtown and around the island is offering three special packages offering everything from Ghirardelli Peppermint Bark to tickets to our very favorite tours – valid for stays completed by 01/31/15 and available here. …

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Festive Tips and Recipe from Chef Ricky

Chef Ricky is the owner of Fernandina Beach’s popular dining hotspot, Joe’s 2nd Street Bistro (www.joesbistro.com). The menu focuses on elegant cuisine with customer favorites like Grouper Filet Grilled in Corn Husk Wrapper and Amelia Island Shrimp and Grits.  Situated in the heart of Fernandina Beach, the restaurant offers a …

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Hawkeyes Roosting on Amelia for Taxslayer Bowl

With pristine beaches, breathtaking natural beauty, world-class resorts, great independent dining and shopping options and more Amelia Island is the perfect game day home base for players and fans of the TaxSlayer Bowl. (It’s just 40 minutes from the stadium.) This year, the Iowa Hawkeyes team is staying at the Omni Amelia Island …

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Restaurants Open on Christmas Day

Staying on Amelia Island for Christmas?  There are a range of restaurants, at the resorts, around the island and in Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach that are open on the 25th. Omni Amelia Island Plantation Marche Burette – 904-491-4834 Sunrise Café – 800-684-9999 Verandah – 800-684-9999 Oceanside – 800-684-9999 Falcon’s Nest …

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8 Perfect Little Presents

Looking for the perfect presents?  Visit Amelia Island and complete your holiday shopping in the most original, fun, and festive way (don’t forget a little something for yourself.)  This is just a sampling, check out the many delightful shops  you can enjoy here all year round.

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