Calendar

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Oct
10
Tue
EABC October 2017 @ Amelia River Golf Club
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Guest Speaker:
Jeffery A. Dunbar
Vice President Supply Chain
Swisher International, Inc.
Cost: $12 per person
Includes hors d’oeuvres. Cash bar available.

Oct
21
Sat
Pasta 4 Paws 2017 @ Atlantic Avenue Recreation Center
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

13th annual Pasta 4 Paws benefiting Nassau Humane Society. Spaghetti, marinara, meatballs, vegetable lasagna, salad and bread prepared by David’s Restaurant. $14 adults, $10 kids 6-10, 5 and under free includes beverage. Live music by Hupp & Ray. Silent auction, raffle, and rescue animals. Join us for our biggest fundraiser of the year.

Nov
11
Sat
PÉTANQUE AMELIA ISLAND ’17 @ Downtown
Nov 11 @ 7:00 am – Nov 12 @ 8:00 pm

WELCOME TO THE PÉTANQUE AMELIA ISLAND OPEN:
November 10-12, 2017
The largest Petanque event in the Americas welcomes players and spectators from around the world to this enchanted Florida island. Play unfolds alongside a harborfront and historic district that beckon with sunshine, shops, restaurants, and a true feeling of joie de vivre – not unlike the French Mediterranean coast, where the sport began. World champions join enthusiastic newcomers for competition and camaraderie.

Nov
18
Sat
80’s Pub Crawl for a Cure
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

On Saturday, November 18th, we will be sportin’ hip MC Hammer pants, dance to Thriller, and befriend a Valley Girl for a GREAT ’cause. This dyno-night is going to include stops at the Crab Trap, the Green Turtle Tavern, Pablo’s, the Palace Saloon, Pajama Dave’s, Amelia Tavern, and the Salty Pelican.

Whoa, don’t get freaked-out, tickets are only $30 in advance and $35.00 at the door. All proceeds benefit Relay For Life and the American Cancer Society.

(Tickets available at any participating venue, or at the door at the Crab Trap on the 18th at 6:00 p.m. Afterparty begins at 9:00 p.m. at the Palace. Prize drawing tickets available for $1.00 each or 25 for $20.00)

Nov
25
Sat
Fernandina Christmas Tree Lighting 2017 @ Downtown
Nov 25 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm

S’mores with the Pirates, entertainment, music, shopping and more. Great family fun… the giant tree lights up at dusk, arrive early!

Feb
17
Sat
Big Band Bash Benefit Gala – Dinner/Dance @ Omni Resorts Amelia Island Plantation
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Amelia Island Jazz Festival is thrilled to present its seventh annual Big Band Bash Benefit Gala – Dinner/Dance.

Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 7 – 10 PM, at the Omni Resorts Amelia Island Plantation, Florida.

This popular Benefit Gala Dinner/Dance features The Dynamic Les DeMerle 17-piece Orchestra, with vocalist Bonnie Eisele and special guests. Enjoy a sumptuous gourmet dinner, and dance with your sweetheart to Big Band classics featuring tunes by greats like Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington and a special tribute to Harry James plus much more!

Tickets for the Big Band Bash are $90 per person, and the proceeds benefit the Amelia Island Jazz Festival Scholarship Program.

Tickets are available at:
The UPS Store – Island Walk Shopping Center
1417 Sadler Road – Fernandina Beach, Florida

AIFBY Chamber of Commerce – Gateway to Amelia
961687 Gateway Blvd. Suite 101G – Amelia Island, Florida

Nov
16
Fri
4th Annual Sea & Swine @ Littleberry Farm
Nov 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Littleberry Farm – Dinner, music and dancing, great raffle items and more. Ticket sales will begin on October 1st, 2018.

Nov
28
Wed
Dinner With Kenny Gilbert at the Cummer @ Cummer Museum
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a special tasting experience inspired, not only by Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman, but also by the woman herself, who called Northeast Florida home. This evening will feature culinary creations by local chef Kenny Gilbert and our very own Cummer Cafe. Chef Gilbert is known for his various restaurants around Jacksonville, his involvement in the local food scene, and for being a contestant on Top Chef Season 7. For further information or to register, please call 904.899.6023.

A TASTE OF HOME will be on Wednesday, November 28th, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.; this is an adult only event and registration is required. Tickets are $50 for members, and $60 for non-members. Doors open at 5:45.

Dec
31
Mon
Black and White Gala @ Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:12 pm

NEW YEAR’S BLACK & WHITE GALA
December 31st 7:00 p.m. | $275 per person
North Florida’s most celebrated New Year’s Eve bash returns to The Ritz-Carlton with an unforgettable buffet, open bar, music and a midnight fireworks display to ring in the new year. Black and White dress attire is encouraged. Overnight packages and VIP seating are available for this signature event.

Advance reservations are required.
RESERVATIONS 904-277-1087