Hidden Gems on Amelia Island

While Amelia Island is known for obvious things like beautiful beaches, historic charm, world-class golf and eclectic dining, there are some areas on the island that might not be on […]

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16 Sweet Spots on Amelia Island

In conjunction with Restaurant Week’s theme of Sweet 16, here are 16 sugary places to get your sweet tooth fix. While most of these businesses are not a part of […]

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First Friday Foodie Feature: Mezcal

Are you on the lookout for an exceptional dining experience that transports you to the heart of Mexico? Look no further than Mezcal Spirit of Oaxaca, a gem nestled smack […]

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Love is all you Need

As Valentine’s Day approaches, Amelia Island becomes a coastal retreat for couples seeking romance and heartfelt moments. Several of our island lodging partners are embracing the spirit of love by […]

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Savor the Flavor: It’s Restaurant Week!

Get ready to embark on a gastronomic journey as the 16th Annual Restaurant Week descends upon Amelia Island from January 19 to 28. This ten-day culinary celebration promises a delicious […]

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Top 10 Budget-Friendly Things to Do

You don’t need a hefty budget to enjoy a memorable vacation or weekend getaway on Amelia Island. After all, you are at the beach where all that is needed for […]

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Island Snapshots: Monthly Moments from Amelia

Amelia Island comes alive with festive charm during the holidays. From the north end historic streets and architecture to the south end resorts and everywhere in between, the island’s Christmas […]

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Recap: Dickens on Centre

It was a magical weekend on a magical island. The 9th Annual Dickens on Centre festival was held December 7 – 10 in historic downtown Fernandina Beach and was a […]

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Embracing the Solo Adventure to Amelia Island

In a world bustling with constant connectivity, there’s a certain allure to stepping out of the ordinary and embarking on a solo journey. Amelia Island, with its charming downtown and […]

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Focus on Your Health In 2024!

New Year’s resolutions always include improving fitness, losing weight, and eating a healthier diet among other things. And, after a stressful holiday season, we could all start 2024 off fresh to […]

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The TaxSlayer Gator Bowl And New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year on Amelia Island and enjoy championship level football at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville. It’s a win win!

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New Year. New Things.

From coffee shops and spa visits to famous lobster rolls and festivals of stories, songs and music, the tradition of island hospitality just keeps getting better with these most recent […]

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Restaurants Open On Christmas Day

Whether you are here visiting for the holiday and don’t have access to a kitchen or you just want to relax and enjoy someone else’s cooking for a change, there will be something open on Christmas day sure to please every palate.

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Bucket List Countdown Before the Year Ends

As we find ourselves in the final stretch of the year, there’s no better time than now to reflect on your 2023 bucket/resolution list and make those dreams a reality. […]

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Inaugural Amelia Island Cookout

Recap: Inaugural Amelia Island Cookout

The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island held its first ever Amelia Island Cookout the weekend of October 20 – 22, and to say it was a huge success is an understatement! The epicurean […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Every Type of Shopper

Take home a bit of Amelia Island this holiday season. Whether you prefer intangibles or keepsakes, the shopping on Amelia Island offers unique treasures of every kind.

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Island Snapshots: Monthly Moments from Amelia

Island Snapshots: Monthly Moments from Amelia

It’s fall, y’all! Amidst the sun-kissed hues of amber and gold, Amelia Island transforms into a picturesque canvas ready to be captured and shared. Take a look at this visual […]

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Why Fall Weddings on Amelia Island are Magical

When planning a destination beach wedding, summer is typically the season that comes to mind. And, there’s a reason for that. The days are longer and warmer, the flowers are […]

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Green, Healthy, and Eco-Friendly Gifting this Holiday Season

On Amelia Island, where the beauty of nature surrounds us, let’s welcome this holiday season of giving with not only warmth and joy but also with a commitment to a […]

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What’s New at Omni Amelia Island Resort

If you’re planning a visit to Amelia Island this fall/winter, be sure to visit the south end and check out some recent updates to a few of the shops at […]

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Countdown to Dickens on Centre!

The 9th Annual Dickens on Centre festival is back and better than ever! From December 7 – 10, the young and young at heart celebrate the holidays with a lantern parade, life-sized snow […]

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The “Beach Lady”

If you’ve ever visited the A.L. Lewis Museum at American Beach on the south end of Amelia Island, chances are you’ve had a history lesson. And, chances are you’ve learned […]

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Fall Adventures on Amelia Island

Fall has swept over Amelia Island, bringing with it the promise of cooler temperatures and the beauty of the changing seasons. Nature enthusiasts, photographers, hikers, and runners love this perfect […]

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Celebrate a Warm and Cheerful Holiday Season on Amelia Island

As the year draws to a close, we invite you to join us in celebrating the holiday season, Island-style. While we may not have snow to signal the arrival of […]

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