The Amelia Island Tourist Development Council is reporting 690,100 overnight visitors in 2018
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Designed to attract more visitors to Amelia Island, the AI Convention and Visitor’s Bureau efforts helped drive a 15 percent increase in the number of visitors from German-speaking markets in 2015.
“Tourism is clearly the economic anchor for Nassau County. We’re the largest private sector employer and generate a significant portion of state and county sales taxes,”
From October 2013 through September 2014, Amelia Island welcomed nearly 570,000 visitors, a 12.4 percent increase over 2013.
With an $88 million expansion injection OMNI Hotels and Resorts is turning Amelia Island Plantation into its Flagship Resort Property. Convention tourism is targeted.
The Downtown Fernandina Post Office, a replica of a Venice Italy Castle, could be turned into one of the much needed attractions for this island.