One of college football’s Top 10 rivalries will unfold November 1 at Jacksonville’s Municipal Stadium. The University of Florida Gators take on the University of Georgia Bulldogs and the World’s Largest Cocktail Party commences. Fans of both teams make Amelia Island home for the weekend because of our close proximity to Jacksonville, Florida.
A variety of special events are scheduled in Fernandina Beach for this exciting weekend of football with street musicians entertaining along Centre Street, in historic downtown Fernandina. The Spa & Shops at Amelia Island Plantation is offering its own activities beginning Friday, October 31, with a pre-party from noon to 5 p.m. At 5 p.m. the party continues at the Dawg/Gator Boardwalk Bash, featuring dollar beers and live entertainment. At 8 p.m., the ticketed event called the “Bash” kicks off at the Grand Pavilion. This exciting dance party features entertainment by two of America’s favorite recording acts, the legendary Tams, and The Swingin’ Medallions, The Party Band of the South.