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THE RITZ-CARLTON, AMELIA ISLAND
SPRING TO TREASURE

Celebrate the season of colorful blooms, warmer weather and longer days.

Spring to Treasure Guest Activity Guide (PDF)

Daily/Weekly Spring Activities (PDF)

March 1, 2020 - April 30, 2020

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily Fitness Classes* (Fitness Center) - From Boot Camp to Pilates, our instructors offer a variety of classes. Touch ext. 5013.

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Private Luxury Boat Tour** (Lobby) - Tour the waters of Amelia Island by luxury boat. 2-hour minimum reservations, weather permitting.

9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Family Game Room (Our Space) - Play video games, air hockey and watch movies in our theater.

9:30 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Fish Feeding & Amelia the Macaw Meet and Greet (Ritz Kids Room) - Meet Amelia, the resort mascot, and feed the exotic fish.

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Eco-Kayak Island Waterway Tour** (Lobby) - Experience natural beauty on a guided eco-kayak tour. Reservations required.

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Ride the Waves** (North Beach) - 90-minute surfing and paddle boarding lessons. Reservations required.

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Story Time (Lobby) - Delight in tales of fantasy and adventure for children of all ages.

12:30 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Custom Salt Scrub Blending Class (Spa) - Learn to make a salt scrub personalized to your needs and enjoy a complimentary sample.

1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Historic Fernandina Bike Tour** (Lobby) - Take a guided bike tour through historic downtown Fernandina. Reservations required.

3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Mystery Craft* (Coast Lawn) - Stop by to discover the mystery craft of the day. Fun for younger guests.

3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Salt Immersion Class (The Salt Shop) - Taste and learn about specialty gourmet and house-made infused salts.

4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Shell and Shark Tooth Hunt (Center Beach) - Search for shells and fossilized shark teeth along the shoreline.

5:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Pirate Toast (Lobby) - Join us for an Amelia Island tradition as the Pirate Captain tells a tale and raises a toast to life on the sea.

5:45 p.m. - 6 p.m. First Call* (The Lobby Bar) - Gather in The Lobby Bar as mixologists present an infused, small batch bourbon.

All activities are complimentary unless indicated. *A fee is associated with this activity. **Fee and advance registration required.

Parental supervision may be requested for some activities. For more information or reservations, please touch extension 1087.

March 1, 2020 - April 30, 2020

MONDAY

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Indulge (Spa) - Complimentary ESPA Pink Mud Hair and Scalp Treatment with any massage or facial 80-minutes or longer.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Happy Pillow* (Coast Lawn) - Try not to smile when you lay your head on this pillow.

2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. American Beach Bike Tour** (Fitness Center) - A guided bike tour to see American Beach and NaNa, Florida’s tallest dune. Reservations required.

TUESDAY

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Bristle Bot* (Coast Lawn) - It’s a mini-robot made out of a toothbrush.

WEDNESDAY

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby) - Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Untangled (Spa) - Enjoy 10% savings on Moroccanoil or Kérastase products with any salon service.

11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Butterfly Talk (Ritz Kids) - Learn about our native butterflies and the flowers they pollinate.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Island Memory Box* (Coast Lawn) - Forever store your seashells, shark’s teeth and other Amelia Island treasures.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside) - Identify animal tracks of native island species.

2 p.m. Nature Craft* (Lobby) - The Naturalist helps kids make a craft connected to the island’s ecology.

THURSDAY

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Ritz Kids Program** (Ritz Kids Room) - Explore island treasures with informative games and crafts for ages 5-12.

9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby) - Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Butterfly Talk (Ritz Kids) - Learn about our native butterflies and the flowers they pollinate.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside) - Learn about the resort’s bee colony and the distinctive honey produced from island flowers.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Sun catcher* (Coast Lawn) - Let the sunshine in with a sun catcher that mimics stained glass.

2 p.m. Nature Craft* (Lobby) - The Naturalist helps kids make a craft connected to the island’s ecology.

FRIDAY

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby) - Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Ritz Kids Program** (Ritz Kids Room) - Explore island treasures with informative games and crafts for ages 5-12.

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Shop ‘til You Drop (Spa Boutique) - Receive 10% savings on any Spa Boutique retail purchase.

10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Adult Tennis Drills Clinic** (Pro Shop) - Fast-paced drills focusing on various strokes and doubles strategy.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside) - Identify animal tracks of native island species.

5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Evening Nature Walk (Lobby) - A captivating mix of barrier island geography and stories of Amelia Island’s colorful history.

5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Pirate’s Treasure Hunt (Lobby) - Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure.

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Kids’ Night Out** (Ritz Kids Room) - Crafts, games, movies and dinner creates a fun evening for ages 5-12.

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Pirate Tuck-Ins** - A bedtime story read by our Pirate Captain and Princess Amelia, bearing gifts of milk and cookies.

6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Fire in the Dunes** - (Fitness Center) - A romantic fire plus treats and blankets to cuddle. (2-hour reservations)

7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Beach Bonfire - (South Beach) - Enjoy seaside s’mores and the glow of a beach bonfire.

SATURDAY

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby) - Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Ritz Kids Program** (Ritz Kids Room) - Explore island treasures with informative games and crafts for ages 5-12.

10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Adult Tennis Drills Clinic** (Pro Shop) - Fast-paced drills focusing on various strokes and doubles strategy.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Bird Excursion** (Lobby) - Visit the Talbot Islands to catch a rare glimpse of native and migratory birds.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside) - Learn about the resort’s turtle nests, excavations and DNA research findings.

4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Cocktail Culture** (The Lobby Bar) - Learn the art of creating and tasting extraordinary cocktails. 24-hour reservations required.

5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Evening Nature Walk (Lobby) - A captivating mix of barrier island geography and stories of Amelia Island’s colorful history.

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Kids’ Night Out** (Ritz Kids Room) - Crafts, games, movies and dinner creates a fun evening for ages 5-12.

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Pirate Tuck-Ins** - A bedtime story read by our Pirate Captain and Princess Amelia, bearing gifts of milk and cookies.

6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Fire in the Dunes** - (Fitness Center) - A romantic fire plus treats and blankets to cuddle. (2-hour reservations)

7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Beach Bonfire - (South Beach) - Enjoy seaside s’mores and the glow of a beach bonfire.

SUNDAY

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby) - Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Adult Tennis Drills Clinic** (Pro Shop) - Fast-paced drills focusing on various strokes and doubles strategy.

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Bird Excursion** (Lobby) - Visit the Talbot Islands to catch a rare glimpse of migratory birds.

2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. American Beach Bike Tour** (Fitness Center) - A guided bike tour to see American Beach and NaNa, Florida’s tallest dune. Reservations required.

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