July 4th Celebrations on Amelia Island
Jun 28, 2013 06:47AM
There are all sorts of events going on throughout the long weekend, beginning with Fort Clinch State Park offering their Union Garrison on July 2 and 3. Then on July 4, the Stars and Stripes Freedom Festival will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., offering musical entertainment, a playground, games, food, arts and crafts and more. The Festival will be followed by a patriotic Parade on Centre Street at 7 p.m., a concert of Americana music at 8:30 p.m. in front of the Visitor’s Depot, and fireworks at the Fernandina Harbor Marina at approximately 9:30 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is hosting an Independence Day Red, White and The Deep Blue Celebration on Monday, July 4th from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. This festive Independence Day Barbecue will be held on the Oceanfront Lawn with music by Whiskey Bent, a country rock band, and fun and games for the entire family. Oceanfront fireworks show begins at 9 p.m.