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All-American Amelia

Posted on April 25, 2019
Here are some top picks for festive fun on Amelia Island, this July 4th.

All-American Amelia

Posted on April 25, 2019
Here are some top picks for festive fun on Amelia Island, this July 4th.

Mother's Day Ideas for 2019

Posted on April 20, 2019
Enchant her this Mother’s Day on Amelia Island with brunch, shopping, and spa picks. Named for a Princess and rich with opportunities to relax and indulge, it's the perfect spot to treat your favorite Mama to something special. #loveamelia

Mother's Day Ideas for 2019

Posted on April 20, 2019
Enchant her this Mother’s Day on Amelia Island with brunch, shopping, and spa picks. Named for a Princess and rich with opportunities to relax and indulge, it's the perfect spot to treat your favorite Mama to something special. #loveamelia

Video: Meet Me at American Beach

Posted on April 08, 2019
One of the most fascinating chapters in Amelia Island's history continues to unfold on American Beach, a community that came to be through the efforts of Florida's first African American millionaire, Abraham Lincoln Lewis. His great-great granddaughter Peri Frances introduces us to American Beach, her storied aunt "The Beach Lady," a couple Hollywood connections - and why it's still "all happening at American Beach."

Video: Meet Me at American Beach

Posted on April 08, 2019
One of the most fascinating chapters in Amelia Island's history continues to unfold on American Beach, a community that came to be through the efforts of Florida's first African American millionaire, Abraham Lincoln Lewis. His great-great granddaughter Peri Frances introduces us to American Beach, her storied aunt "The Beach Lady," a couple Hollywood connections - and why it's still "all happening at American Beach."

Shrimp Festival 2019

Posted on April 01, 2019
Celebrating the island’s heritage as the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry (and recognizing its colorful history as a pirate port,) the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival 2019 is almost here. Here's what's new and how you can experience it.

Shrimp Festival 2019

Posted on April 01, 2019
Celebrating the island’s heritage as the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry (and recognizing its colorful history as a pirate port,) the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival 2019 is almost here. Here's what's new and how you can experience it.

A Royal Rebel: Princess Amelia

Posted on March 08, 2019
A formerly British island baptized in the hope of currying favor from a King, Amelia Island still carries the name of the Princess who never saw it. Discover the hidden history of a most original royal.

A Royal Rebel: Princess Amelia

Posted on March 08, 2019
A formerly British island baptized in the hope of currying favor from a King, Amelia Island still carries the name of the Princess who never saw it. Discover the hidden history of a most original royal.

About Amelia Island

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.