Archives for: April 2013
50th Annual Amelia Island Shrimp Festival | Former Miss Shrimp Festivals Give Top Tips on Getting the Most out of your Amelia Island Trip

What would you do with a million dollars? What goal in life would you like to accomplish, and why? If you had a limitless supply of money, how would you improve the school system in Nassau County? What is your definition of success? If you could be on the cover of any magazine, which one would you choose, and why?

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Best of Amelia Island: Top 5 Adventures to go on with your Kid!

If Don Draper visited Amelia Island, he’d refer to as a ”jumping off” point. If you’re not an avid watcher of Mad Men, just envision yourself walking out of our lobby after settling into your suite, pouring yourself some of our crisp, refreshing citrus water on your way out, and walking the 2 short blocks to the sandy beaches of Amelia

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12th Annual Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival | Various Dates spanning May 11th – June 2nd

  Amelia Island is alive with the sound of music! Join us for dates spanning May and June as the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival returns for its 12th year! The Residence Inn is providing lodging accompaniment by offering great discounts for those who are attending the festival – just call 1-866-245-6099 and ask for the Chamber Music Festival discount!

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9th Annual Katie Ride for Life | Insider’s Guide from Executive Director Lance Jones

“…David and Susan have hearts for the community. I’m not surprised Fernandina Beach has embraced the Katie Ride because of their generosity to give back and create a memorable experience for everyone involved. They are committed to the cause and continuing Katie’s legacy.” Planning on participating or being a spectator of the event? We still have a few rooms available

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50th Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival | Fernandina Pirate Answers Top Questions about Amelia Island and the Shrimp Festival

    Owners of 2 black powder cannons. Carriers of black powder pistols (for those who have graduated from “Swabbie” status). Invaders of Amelia Island on Friday, May 3rd. The Fernandina Pirates Club has been a staple of Amelia Island since 1973, and have enjoyed an active role in the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival for years. They have

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7th Annual Wild Amelia Nature Festival | Friday, May 17th – Sunday, May 19th

The Wild Amelia Nature Festival is right around the corner! (and we have discounted room rates for it!) Talk about a hands-on experience! The upcoming Wild Amelia Nature Festival is absolutely teeming with activities scheduled to get you on a first-name basis with Amelia’s wildlife! We’re talking about the Jacksonville Zoo bringing animals to hang out under the big tent

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