Ring in 2020 on Amelia Island

December 26, 2019
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From a football game to an illuminated crustacean to four-star fine dining, there's nowhere like Amelia Island to close out 2019 in style.

TaxSlayer Bowl
The Indiana University Hoosiers meet University of Tennessee Volunteers at EverBank Field on January 2nd at 7:00pm. We're only 40 minutes from the stadium so family and fellow fans can take advantage of these amazing deals from our lodging partners all of over the island. 

Lighted Shrimp Drop
Come down to the harborfront in beautiful (festively lit) Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach with a fun free family event. Enjoy vendors, food, kids' games, live music, dancing, fireworks and much more, from 5-7pm.  The shrimp drops at 7pm (midnight Greenwich Mean Time) accompanied by a firework display. See you there!

New Year's Eve Black and White Gala
Bring the curtain down on 2019 in classic Ritz-Carlton style.  Enjoy open bar, lavish buffet, dancing, live music and an elaborate fireworks display with midnight Champagne. Black & White attire is encouraged. Masks are provided or you can bring your own. 9:00pm-2:00am. Reservations required.  $275 per adult for the Gala, accommodations packages including the event start at $794. 

New Year's Dinner at Salt
Two opportunities to savor the end of the year at the Five-Diamond Salt restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island.  Four-course dinner at 6pm at $175 per person and a five-course dinner at $225 per person at 9pm, wine pairings additional. 

New Year's at Coast Restaurant
Enjoy a delicious four-course New Year’s Eve dinner including choice of entrĂ©e and a lavish dessert bar. 5:30-9:00pm. $85/adult and $25/child
Call (904) 277-1100 to reserve or for more information on Gala and Dinners at Salt and Coast

Local's Cocktail Lounge Roaring New Year's Eve Bash
Turn back the clock 100 years to a time filled with dimly lit speakeasies & gin cocktails. Wear your best 20's-style attire and dance the night away with DJ E Nice. Photo booth from 10:00pm-1:00am and Indulge Food Truck from 10:00pm-2:00am.

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Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.