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Fall Events on Amelia Island

Posted on September 28, 2020
There's always something to experience on Amelia Island and although some of our fall events may look and feel a little different this year, they are still going to be great! Check out what we've got lined up for the remainder of 2020.

Fall Events on Amelia Island

Posted on September 28, 2020
There's always something to experience on Amelia Island and although some of our fall events may look and feel a little different this year, they are still going to be great! Check out what we've got lined up for the remainder of 2020.

10 Reasons to Visit Amelia Island after the Great Lockdown

Posted on May 11, 2020
We know things aren’t “normal” anywhere right now but just as soon as they are and you feel healthy and safe, we hope you’ll come back to see our enchanted island. Here are 10 great reasons you’ll want to visit Amelia Island after the great lockdown!

10 Reasons to Visit Amelia Island after the Great Lockdown

Posted on May 11, 2020
We know things aren’t “normal” anywhere right now but just as soon as they are and you feel healthy and safe, we hope you’ll come back to see our enchanted island. Here are 10 great reasons you’ll want to visit Amelia Island after the great lockdown!

Isle of Eight Flags

Posted on May 05, 2020
Sought after and fought over for centuries, storied Amelia Island is the only place in the U.S. to have been under the dominion of eight different flags. Find out the colorful stories behind the banners and have fun exploring the treasure trove of history, heritage, and attractions. 

Isle of Eight Flags

Posted on May 05, 2020
Sought after and fought over for centuries, storied Amelia Island is the only place in the U.S. to have been under the dominion of eight different flags. Find out the colorful stories behind the banners and have fun exploring the treasure trove of history, heritage, and attractions. 

Shrimp Festival...with a Twist

Posted on May 01, 2020
Every May, businesses and residents of Amelia Island look forward to welcoming hundreds of vendors and visitors for the Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival. It is unfortunate that the 2020 Shrimp Festival was cancelled due to concern for public health and safety, however, the town will still be commemorating Amelia Island's role as the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry...with a bit of a twist this year. 

Shrimp Festival...with a Twist

Posted on May 01, 2020
Every May, businesses and residents of Amelia Island look forward to welcoming hundreds of vendors and visitors for the Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival. It is unfortunate that the 2020 Shrimp Festival was cancelled due to concern for public health and safety, however, the town will still be commemorating Amelia Island's role as the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry...with a bit of a twist this year. 

Classic Amelia 2020

Posted on February 06, 2020
From international stars of classical music to bestselling authors to the world's most legendary autos, January to March is an especially classical time to experience Amelia Island.

Classic Amelia 2020

Posted on February 06, 2020
From international stars of classical music to bestselling authors to the world's most legendary autos, January to March is an especially classical time to experience 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.