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

Amelia Island, FL (April 28, 2017) − 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. This year’s buffet will feature grilled and smoked meats, fresh local fish, salads and an array of desserts made by our talented pastry team.  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).

“Families and couples alike will enjoy this extravagant celebration of Independence Day and their escape to Amelia Island,” says James E. McManemon, General Manager.

Extend your vacation and stay over with the Stay Long With Us package. Enjoy discounted rates when you stay three or more night and a $50 daily resort credit for adventure, relaxation and everything in between.  For more information, call 904-277-1100 or visit

For information and reservations, call 904-277-1100 or visit