Independence Day Events at Omni Amelia Island 2012

Celebrate the stars and stripes with a Southern twist this Fourth of July at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation!

Independence Day Events at Omni Amelia Island 2012Amelia Island, FL – Celebrate the stars and stripes with a Southern twist this Fourth of July at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation! The oceanfront resort is featuring a plethora of activities, live music and celebrations the first week of July that the whole family can enjoy, for locals and guests alike.

Located in Northeast Florida, the resort has a great lineup of festive activities open to the public with even more available to guests of the Omni resort or the Villas of Amelia Island Plantation. From daily Kid’s camp, inflatables on the beach, Just for Kids dinner party, Drive-in Moonlit movie, beach fire with s’mores, July 4th parade, steel drum band on the beach, night spiker volleyball, and the grand finale, fireworks over the Atlantic Ocean! The oceanfront resort community will be boasting red, white and blue events open to all with activities from a live Jimmy Buffet style cover band to family friendly shows such as The Kazoobie Kazoo or Big Game Show to a Shrimp Boil dinner with a Polynesian dance performance.

All of the events listed below are open the public and resort guests. A full list of activities can be found at

June 30 – July 4:
Red, White & Blue Sale
Visit participating shops and receive a discount on any items with red, white or blue in them!

June 30:
Picasso’s Patriotic Family Painting Contest • 1-5 p.m., Picasso’s Corner
Create your own family painting. $20 per family.

Caribbean Chillers • 6 – 10 p.m.
Enjoy a BBQ and live music from the Caribbean Chillers, a Jimmy Buffett-style band.

July 2nd:
Family Talent Show • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Showcase your secret talents. Complimentary.

Mr. G Magic Show • 7 p.m.
Enjoy magic with Mr. G. Complimentary

July 3rd:
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show • 7 p.m.
Kazoo fun for the whole family. Complimentary.

July 4th:
The Kazoobie Kazoo Show • 11:15 a.m.
Kazoo fun for the whole family. Complimentary.

Cake Cutting Ceremony • 12:30 p.m.
Help us celebrate Independence Day and enjoy a piece of delicious cake. Complimentary.

The Landsharks Band • 7 – 10 p.m.
Enjoy live island music from The Landsharks Band. Complimentary.

July 5th:
Shrimp Boil & Polynesian Dancers • 5 – 8 p.m.
Hermit crab races, bag games and hula hoops and an appearance by the Polynesian dance team at 7 p.m.

Fire Pits & S’mores • 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Relax by the fire, complete with s’mores. Complimentary.

July 6th:
Boardwalk Bash • 5 – 8 p.m.
Enjoy live music, drink specials and kids activities with the recreation team.

The Big Game Show • 8 p.m.
Interactive family game show with prizes. Complimentary.

Movie Under the Stars • 9:15 p.m.
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy a complimentary, family friendly movie.

We hope you’ll be able to join us for the upcoming July 4th celebration at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation! For more information on the Omni Amelia Island Plantation, call 1-800-The Omni or visit

About the Omni Amelia Island Plantation
Beginning a new chapter in its nearly 40-year heritage, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation is undergoing an extensive re-imagination project. As Florida’s award-winning island destination, the resort is recognized for offering a luxury resort experience in perfect harmony with nature, rich in recreational activities and is a certified Green Lodging Destination.

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