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.
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.
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)
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
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.
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.