Ritz Carlton Amelia Island features barbecue buffet, live music and legendary fireworks show for July 4th
Amelia Island, FL – Summer’s deep blue Atlantic Ocean provides a dramatic background for an All-American Independence Day Barbecue on the Oceanfront Lawn at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. The Red, White and The Deep Blue Celebration on July 4 begins at 7 p.m. with fun and games for the whole family including crab races, bounce house and live music by Yankee Sliver a country-rock band.
Guests will enjoy an authentic, Southern-style cookout buffet. “We are grilling and smoking summertime favorites including steak, chicken, pork and local fish,” says Executive Chef Thomas Tolxdorf. Complementing the meats, poultry and fish are chilled seafood, salads, Cajun buttered corn on cobb, seasonal vegetable medley, house baked beans with smoked bacon, baked potatoes with condiment bar and a dessert bar with pineapple tart, cherry pie, Key lime pie, milk chocolate mousse, banana bread pudding, w/anglaise from the resort’s acclaimed pastry department.
The annual fireworks show begins at 9:15 p.m. and is accompanied by music.
Tickets for The Red, White and The Deep Blue Celebration are $85.00 per adult and $25.00 per child, ages 5-12 plus tax. Price includes barbeque, draft beer, soft drinks and service charge For information and reservations, call 904-277-1100 or visit www.ritzcarlton.com/ameliaisland.