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10 Reasons You Won't Want to Miss the Pétanque Amelia Island Open

Posted on October 20, 2017
Amelia Island was once French.  From November 10-12, one of France's most popular exports, the sport of Pétanque, will be celebrated in style at the largest tournament in the Americas:  The Pétanque Amelia Island Open. 

10 Reasons You Won't Want to Miss the Pétanque Amelia Island Open

Posted on October 20, 2017
Amelia Island was once French.  From November 10-12, one of France's most popular exports, the sport of Pétanque, will be celebrated in style at the largest tournament in the Americas:  The Pétanque Amelia Island Open. 

8 Ways to Enjoy a Spirited Time on Amelia Island

Posted on October 15, 2017
It's the perfect season to discover Amelia Island's unique spirit - from the ghosts of residents past to the charm of Historic Downtown today (with libations to match.)

8 Ways to Enjoy a Spirited Time on Amelia Island

Posted on October 15, 2017
It's the perfect season to discover Amelia Island's unique spirit - from the ghosts of residents past to the charm of Historic Downtown today (with libations to match.)

Amelia Seaside Sculptures – Public Art with a Purpose

Posted on June 07, 2017

If you’re visiting an Amelia Island beach this summer, be sure to stop at one of four beach access to view the Amelia Seaside Sculptures – a public art component to the Island-wide Leave No Trace ordinance to keep area beaches clean of debris. These five installations that grace Amelia's coastline are made from repurposed debris.

Amelia Seaside Sculptures – Public Art with a Purpose

Posted on June 07, 2017

If you’re visiting an Amelia Island beach this summer, be sure to stop at one of four beach access to view the Amelia Seaside Sculptures – a public art component to the Island-wide Leave No Trace ordinance to keep area beaches clean of debris. These five installations that grace Amelia's coastline are made from repurposed debris.

Insider's Guide to Concours Week

Posted on February 03, 2017
*IMPORTANT:  Amelia Concours D'Elegance has been moved from March 12 to March 11*.  March 9-19 is Amelia Concours Week.  Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines for 10 of the most exciting days on Amelia Island.  This year's lineup includes some of the silver screen's most famous cars, free public events, and thrilling races around an airport runway track. 

Insider's Guide to Concours Week

Posted on February 03, 2017
*IMPORTANT:  Amelia Concours D'Elegance has been moved from March 12 to March 11*.  March 9-19 is Amelia Concours Week.  Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines for 10 of the most exciting days on Amelia Island.  This year's lineup includes some of the silver screen's most famous cars, free public events, and thrilling races around an airport runway track. 

A February for Film Lovers

Posted on February 01, 2017
Although it is miles away from Hollywood, you can still find plenty of Oscar excitement on Amelia Island this month. An Oscar-nominated Short Films Festival showcases  some of the year's cinematic gems from around the world, and Oscar night itself means a gourmet dinner and lively party by the Rendezvous Film Festival, celebrating its' 10th year.

A February for Film Lovers

Posted on February 01, 2017
Although it is miles away from Hollywood, you can still find plenty of Oscar excitement on Amelia Island this month. An Oscar-nominated Short Films Festival showcases  some of the year's cinematic gems from around the world, and Oscar night itself means a gourmet dinner and lively party by the Rendezvous Film Festival, celebrating its' 10th year.

About 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.

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