Southern Dining, English Tea at Amelia’s Historic Inns

One need not be an overnight guest to experience two of Fernandina’s historic bed and breakfast inns. While so many folks admire their character and charm from the sidewalk when in town, how about getting a peek inside while dining? Florida House Inn features a southern-style lunch while Hoyt House offers an English Tea experience.

Old-Fashioned 4th of July Holiday in Historic Fernandina

Happening 4th of July weekend on Amelia Island: Jimmy Parish & the Ocean Waves will create a Margaritaville vibe in this Victorian-era riverfront city with a free concert July 1. Stars & Stripes Freedom Festival July 4, 2011 in Fernandina. Parade on Centre Street, fireworks at Fernandina’s riverfront and Ritz-Carlton oceanfront.

Made in America From Oranges, Florida’s Vodka

Where better than Florida, top producer of orange juice, to squeeze out another fruit-based product to quench thirst? 4 Orange Premium Vodka is produced from four varieties of oranges – Valencia, Temple, Parson Brown and Hamlin and it’s all orange and all natural. With its refreshing citrus taste, this vodka certainly puts a new meaning on “getting juiced up.”

Fernandina Old Florida Elegance at Hoyt House

A prime example of “Golden Age” splendor, the Hoyt House is one of the treasured inns in Fernandina’s downtown historic district.