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Seaside resort features barbeque buffet, live music and legendary fireworks show

Amelia Island, FL (May 15, 2016) − Summer’s deep blue Atlantic Ocean provides a dramatic background for an All-American Independence Day Barbecue on The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island’s oceanfront lawn and The Red, White, and The Deep Blue Celebration on July 4 begins at 7 p.m. with live music by The Bama Gamblers, a Southern-rock band.

Guests will enjoy an authentic, Southern-style cookout buffet. “We are grilling and smoking summertime favorites including steak, ribs, chicken and local fish,” says Executive Chef Andrew Yeo. Complementing the meats and fish are chilled seafood, salads, sides and desserts from the resort’s acclaimed pastry department.

The event also includes front row seats to the annual fireworks show which begins at 9:15 p.m. and is accompanied by music.

Tickets for the Red, White and The Deep Blue Celebration are $99 for adults and $29 for children, ages 5-12 (inclusive). For information and reservations, call 904-277-1100 or visit

For more information (904) 277-1100 or visit