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Holidays at Omni Amelia Island

#HolidayFundays! Twinkling lights, cooler weather, delicious sweets, tacky sweaters... the holidays are finally here! Join us in celebrating this holiday season and the start of 2017 with a full assortment of amazing food, fun and festivities for the entire family.  Right now is the perfect time to get away and make new memories with your loved ones at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort.  

Cocktails + Canvases

The Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort will be hosting the inaugural Cocktails + Canvases event, in partnership with the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, the weekend of November 11-13, 2016. This will be an interactive weekend where guests can relax in a luxurious coastal setting while being able to enjoy visual arts, creative cocktails and culinary explorations. Festivities include creative art shows, interactive cocktail tastings, an art and cocktail paired dinner, a local artist market and a one-of-a-kind interactive experience with our featured guest artists. [tickets may be purchased below]

November 1, 2016 - Leave a comment

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Sprouting Project Barrel Room

Executive Chef Daven Wardynski has led the culinary team at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort since October 2012. He is the inspiration and mastermind behind The Sprouting Project as well as overseeing nine restaurants, and all conference culinary operations. One aspect of The Sprouting Project is the unique and diverse barrel room.

September 26, 2016 - Leave a comment

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2016 Amelia Island Labor Day Weekend

LABOR DAY WEEKEND ACTIVITIES • SEPTEMBER 2-5 "Winter is coming" and the 2016 Amelia Island Labor Day Weekend is the last chance to celebrate summer! Come bask in the sunshine, relax in our oversized infinity pool and help yourself escape reality by taking in the beauty of Amelia Island. Whether you've already booked a stay at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort or are still looking to make plans, we have a ton of activities that are sure to end your summer with a bang!

3rd Annual Fish to Fork

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort is pleased partner the James Beard Foundation once again for the 3rd Annual Fish to Fork weekend May 6-8, 2016. This year's exciting lineup includes local chef Kenny Gilbert of Gilbert's Underground Kitchen, Cesar Zapata from Miami's The Federal, Kathleen Blake of Orlando's Rusty Spoon, Joey Ward of Atlanta's Gun Show, acclaimed Boston chef, Jeremy Sewall and Craig Deihl of Charleston's Cyprus & Artisan Meat Share.

April 14, 2016 - Leave a comment

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2016 Amelia Concours Week

Amelia Concours Week Returns... Car lovers rejoice, the 2016 Amelia Concours Week is right around the corner. This world-class event returns to Amelia Island on March 10, 2016 bringing with it a selection of some of the world's finest automobiles. From live auctions to a vintage gran prix, the 2016 Amelia Concours Week will bring and array of classic and contemporary vehicles of all makes and models. Attendees will have an opportunity to view some of the most exciting automobiles ever built, each with its own unique history and story to tell.

February 25, 2016 - Leave a comment

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Fall Favorites: Pumpkin Gnocchi Recipe

Looking for that perfect Fall recipe? Need a side that's going to put Aunt Gertrude's green bean casserole to shame this Thanksgiving? Check out this fantastic dish from Omni Amelia Island's Executive Chef, Daven Wardynski. He's combined homemade pumpkin gnocchi with sweet, honey roasted figs and a red wine caramel sauce to create the perfect combination of delicious autumn flavors on one plate. Enjoy the complete pumpkin gnocchi recipe after the break...

November 17, 2015 - Leave a comment

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