La Belle Amelia - French Flair of a Florida Island Posted on July 13, 2018 As a formerly French island with more than a dash of Provençal style, Amelia Island is feeling extra joie de vivre with this weekend's Bastille Day and the appearance of France in the FIFA World Cup Finals. From Pétanque matches to delectable favorites on local menus to a weekly market and the bike trails that beckon you to do your own "Tour de Amelia," enjoy la vie en rose on this Florida island all year long. Read Post » Serving Up the Local Catch: For the Love of All Things Shrimp Posted on March 20, 2018 When it comes to all things shrimp, Amelia Island has a vast array of options to explore. You may think it’s just delicious shrimp we have to eat here on Amelia Island, and you’d be right. But there is so much more the island has to offer when it comes to the local catch. Read Post » 8 Ways to Warm your Hearts on Amelia Island Posted on February 05, 2018 If you’re looking for a romantic location to visit this Valentine’s day, Amelia Island has plenty to offer for a tranquil getaway. With sunrises over the beach and sunsets over the marina, it is a unique place of romantic beauty. Read Post » American Beach and Kingsley Plantation: History and Heritage Posted on January 11, 2018 The story of the African-American experience on and around Amelia Island is long, fascinating, and on special display this month, with the annual Heritage Celebrations taking place at Kingsley Plantation on February 17th and 24th. Read Post » Amelia Island Jazz Festival October 7 - 14, 2018, enjoy Amelia Island and the jazz scene it attracts. From concerts in the park to headliner performances, the Festival brings top acts and dedicates proceeds to charity. Amelia Concours Week Discoverthe elegance of the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance and Amelia ConcouRS Week. Drawing vintage car afficionados from around the world, this annual event truly rises above ever other with its dynamic events, .