Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

This is a family friendly community event honoring the life and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. All are welcome to attend or participate in the parade which […]

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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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Amelia Island’s Top 7 Tours with a Touch of History

Pictured above: Coast One Tours Owner, Ron Miller If you’re looking to dive deep into Amelia Island’s rich past, you’re in for a treat. Amelia Island offers a variety of […]

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Guest Blogger: Colby Holiday Explores Black History On Amelia Island

Guest blogger, Colby Holiday, explores Amelia Island’s black history on a recent island getaway. See the island through her eyes and then follow her on Instagram!

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Ways To Celebrate Black History On Amelia Island

To celebrate and honor Black History Month, here’s a look into some of the African-American history as well as events and ongoing experiences taking place on and around Amelia Island.

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Island Spotlight: Meet Ron Miller Of Coast One Tours

One of the most fascinating chapters in Amelia Island’s history takes place in and around American Beach on the island’s south end. In addition to the A.L. Lewis Museum, folks […]

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A. L. Lewis Museum

5 Places To Explore Black History On Amelia Island

When it was first settled in the 16thcentury, no one could have foreseen the important and ironic events that would shape Black History on Florida’s Amelia Island. While under Spanish […]

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