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The Annual Ritz-Carlton Christmas Tree Lighting Benefiting Nassau County

11/24/2021 5:30:00 PM
The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island
4750 Amelia Island Parkway Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
1/1/0001 12:00:00 AM

Date: November 24, 2021

Time: 5:30 PM

Venue: The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island

Address: 4750 Amelia Island Parkway Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034

Age Range: All Ages

Cost: $10

The lighting of a 40-foot Christmas tree decorated with thousands of sparkling lights kicks off the festive season at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. Ticket purchase is required for entry with a ten-dollar donation for ages 10 and older. 100% of the proceeds will be shared with Boys & Girls Club of Nassau County, The St. Mary’s Riverkeeper, Micah’s Place and The Amelia Island Sea Turtle Watch. The McArthur YMCA will hold their annual “12 Gifts of Christmas” raffle at the lighting.

This spirited program will feature special guest, electric violinist Emily Simone from the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival, music by Journey Church Choral group, dance by Royal Amelia Dance Academy and soloist, Sean Watkins. Bruce Hamilton, anchor of WJXT Morning Show is Master of Ceremonies. Enjoy fresh baked cookies and cider. Festivities conclude with the arrival of Santa and a spectacular fireworks show. Complimentary shuttle rides will be available from Peters Point.
Tickets available exclusively at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-annual-ritz-carlton-christmas-tree-lighting-benefiting-nassau-county-tickets-186134161287
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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.