THE RITZ-CARLTON, AMELIA ISLAND

4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, Florida 32034 U.S.A.
Phone:  +1 (904) 277-1100   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



Anticipate the possibilities that each new day brings. Fill your days and nights with excursions, themed events, fine dining and more. Indulge in as much or as little as you please. The choice is yours.



The S.S. Amelia Gingerbread Pirate Ship
Wednesday, November 26 - Monday, December 29, 2014
The World's Largaest Gingerbread Ship returns to The Lobby for the holiday season. Shaped and baked by our talented pastry chefs with pirate characters sculpted from chocolate. A holiday icon, the Gingerbread Pirate Ship serves as a festive backdrop for countless holiday memories.

  
Santa's Storybook Tea
Saturdays, December 6, 13 and 20, 2014
12 p.m.

A Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island tradition; a fireside holiday storybook read by Santa plus an afternoon tea with finger sandwiches, pastries, candy, cakes and a picture with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Resevations recommended.

$50 ages 6 - adult / $15 children 5 years and younger, inclusive

Gingerbread House Creations
Sunday, December 21, 2014
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Feel the holiday spirit as you watch your child create their very own gingerbread house with a pastry chef. Children receive a chef’s hat and an apron. Reservations recommended.

$35 per child

  
Santa Tuck Ins
December 5 & 6, 12 & 13, 19 & 20, 2014
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Santa will make a special stop to your room with a bedtime story, bring cookies and milk and a special gift before he makes his departure around the world.

$30 per child, 24 advance reservation requested

Please call Leisure Reservations at (904) 277-1087.

  
Christmas Eve Dinner at Salt
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Enjoy this special evening four-course holiday tasting with a contemporary and elegant twist.

$125 per adult / $175 with wine pairing / $45 children 6 - 12. Reservations recommended.

  
Christmas Eve Dinner at Cafe 4750
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Gather loved ones for a special holiday three-course menu. A la carte menu with coastal specialties also available.

Reservations recommended.

$65 per adult / $28 children 6 -12

  
Christmas Day Brunch at Cafe 4750
Thursday, December 25, 2014
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

A delectable selection of brunch favorites including fresh coastal seafood, prime meats, seared local fish and a bounty of hot selections and mouth-watering dessert station. Reservations recommended.

$85 per adult with glass of champagne / $25 children 6 - 12

  
Salt Christmas Day Experience
Thursday, December 25, 2014
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Create an unforgettable memory this hoiday season as Chef de Cuisine presents a four-course dinner that elegantly redefines traditional Christmas favorites. Reservations recommended.

$125 per adult / $175 with wine pairing / $45 children 6 - 12

Christmas Day Dinner at Cafe 4750
Thursday, December 25, 2014
4:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Choose from the day's regionally inspired seasonal menu including local seafood and prime meats. Reservations recommended.

$85 per adult with glass of Champagne | $25 children ages 6-12

  
New Year's Eve Black & White Masquerade Gala
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Ring in the New Year with style as we celebrate a night to remember with luxurious food buffets, live music, dancing, open bar and fireworks. Black and white attire is encouraged. A great evening that will long be remembered. Reservations required.

$200 per person, includes service charge

  
New Year's Eve at Salt
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Early seating 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. for $140 per adult / $185 with wine pairing
Seating 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. for $205 per adult / $260 with wine pairing

Celebrate with an unforgettable experience with a five-course menu, party favors, fireworks and Champagne toast at midnight. Reservations required.

  
New Year's Eve Dinner in Cafe 4750
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Enjoy a special New Year's Eve three-course tasting menu with a seafood bar and choice of three plated entrees.

$72 per adult | $32 children ages 6-12

  
Couple's Fire in the Dunes
Fridays and Saturdays
Romantic fire with seaside s'mores and warm blankets to cuddle, hot chocolate, sweet treats, telescope and map to explore the night skies. A fee is associated with this event. Reservations required.

2 hour reservations 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Amelia's Treasure Hunt
Fridays, 5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For all ages. Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure. Complimentary.

Glow in the New Year Celebration
Thursday, December 31, 2014
Join us for a New Year's Eve celebration just for our youngest guests. They will enjoy an evening of glowing adventures including a dinner buffet, games and themed activities. Ages 5-12 and ages 13-17.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

Tea Discovery Experience
Daily, 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Spa to learn the healing benefits of tea and create your own custom blend sample. Complimentary.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Family Beach Bonfire
Saturdays, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
South Beach

Pirate storytelling, seaside s'mores and hot cocoa with a cozy beach bonfire at the end of the day. Complimentary.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Will resume December 26, Fridays and Saturdays
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Be a Fort Clinch Friend
December 2014 - Upon Request (24 hour request)
Volunteers can assist the local community while on vacation. The The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island Give Back Getaway program provides the opportunity to work with the park staff at the historic Fort Clinch to maintain, paint, repair the pre-Civil War era fort and perform routine landscaping and beach nourishment. This event is open to guests of all ages, and is available upon request with 24 hours’ notice requested.

Complimentary

  
Kick-Off Restaurant Week at Cafe 4750
Thursday, January 15, 2015
6 p.m. - Wine tasting and passed hors d'oeuvres
6:45 p.m. - Dinner seating

Executive Chef Andrew Yeo presents A Tribute to Modern Southern Cuisine as he launches Restaurant Week with a gathering of local chefs to prepare a tasting for a five-course dinner. The restaurants joining Executive Chef Yeo and Executive Pastry Chef Millett are Salty Pelican, 29 South and Espana. Reservations recommended.

$68 per person

  
Egans Creek Greeenway
Mondays - 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Enjoy a nature tour with our guide for a pleasantly-paced, narrated walking tour to observe wildlife, native wildflowers and natural vistas. Transportation is provided. A fee is associated with this activity. Meet at the main Lobby.

  
Couple's Fire in the Dunes
Friday or Saturday
8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Time to enjoy a persoanl romantic fire with treats and comfy bllankets to cuddle Advance reservation and fee is required.

Cocktail Creation
Saturdays - 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Join us in the Lobby Lounge and create a cocktail with our specialty infused liquors, mixes and garnish. Fee does apply.

  
Historic Bike Tour
Sundays - 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Enjoy a pleasantly-paced, guided bike ride through historic Amerian Beach. A fee does apply. Meet at Fitness Center.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Friday & Saturday - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Sunday - 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ocean Future Society that explore life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Salt Immersion Class
Daily, 4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Join us in The Salt Shop for a taste and learn experience about specialty gourmet and house infused salts.

Complimentary.

Cocktail Culture
Wednesdays - 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Eight Burger Bar & Sports Lounge invites you to learn the art of creating cocktails with a twist. Complimentary.

Amelia's Treasure Hunt
Fridays, 5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For all ages. Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure. Complimentary.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

Tea Discovery Experience
Daily, 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Spa to learn the healing benefits of tea and create your own custom blend sample. Complimentary.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Family Beach Bonfire
Saturdays, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
South Beach

Pirate storytelling, seaside s'mores and hot cocoa with a cozy beach bonfire at the end of the day. Complimentary.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Amelia's Treasure Hunt
Fridays, 5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For all ages. Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure. Complimentary.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

Tea Discovery Experience
Daily, 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Join us in the Spa to learn the healing benefits of tea and create your own custom blend sample. Complimentary.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Family Beach Bonfire
Saturdays, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
South Beach

Pirate storytelling, seaside s'mores and hot cocoa with a cozy beach bonfire at the end of the day. Complimentary.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Concours d'Elegance
March 13-15, 2015
Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2015. It is among the top automotive events in the world. The Amelia Concours draws over 250 rare vehicles from collections around the world to the award-winning world-class event at Florida's northeast coast Amelia Island.

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café 4750 Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Endless Seafood Buffet at Cafe 4750
Friday, April 3, 2015, 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Savor the all-you-can eat bountiful seafood selection including grilled lobster tails, local fish, Mayport shrimp, oysters on half-shell, pasta with steamed mussels and clams, crab cakes, Amelia Island clam chowder and grilled local vegetables. From the grill– filet of beef, pork and chicken. The finale is a delectable dessert bar.

Reservations recommended.

$70 PER PERSON |$19 CHILDREN 5– 12
  
Easter Bunny Tuck-Ins
Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4, 2015, 6 - 10 p.m.
Children will delight in a personal visit by the Easter Bunny. Includes a keepsake gift for each child. Reservations required.

$30 PER CHILD

  
Cottontail Tea Party
Saturday, April 4, 2015
Join the Easter Bunny and Mad Hatter for stories, afternoon tea, petite sandwiches, sweets and a souvenir photo. Reservations required.

$50 FOR AGES 6 AND UP |$15 CHILDREN 5 AND UNDER, INCLUDES SERVICE CHARGE
  
Family Pirate Party
Saturday, April 4, 2015, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. - Ocean Bar and Grill

Join Captain Luis and his scallywag crew for a Pirate Dinner Cookout. Feast on a springtime buffet including Churrasco steak, local fish, chicken, turkey legs, salads, kid’s favorites, fun activities, and a keepsake photo. Price includes soft drinks. Reservations requested. Qualifies as a Kids’ Meal Plan option.

$40 PER ADULT | $15 CHILDREN 5– 12

Grand Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 5, 2015
9 a.m.

Join us for a time-honored tradition as children delight in the hunt through 12,000 eggs.

We request children be accompanied by an adult for this activity.

  
Easter Garden Brunch
Sunday, April 5, 2015, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Enjoy a spectacular Easter Brunch with an elaborate culinary presentation of brunch favorites, Champagne toast and live music. Children will enjoy cookie decorating and holiday-inspired games. Reservations required.

$105 PER ADULT | $45 CHILDREN 5– 12, INCLUDES SERVICE CHARGE
  
Salt Easter Dinner
Sunday, April 5, 2015, 6 - 11 p.m.
The highly acclaimed fine dining restaurant features a four course Easter menu with a contemporary and elegant twist prepared by Chef de Cuisine, Rick Laughlin. A la carte menu also available. Reservations required.

$125 PER PERSON | $175 PER PERSON PAIRED WITH WINES

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café 4750 Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café 4750 Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café 4750 Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café 4750 Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.