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Come Celebrate the Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer!

August 3rd, 2018 by Corey A. Edwards

Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer 2018
Come to Amelia Island for the crustacean vacation of your lifetime during the Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer! Enjoy a wide variety of special offers, activities, and events all around the island – August 15th through September 30th.

Amelia Island is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry. To celebrate, participating businesses are offering lodging packages, dining specials, tours, sales, and more.

Of course, the big draw is all that delicious, fresh local shrimp! You’ll always discover new and delicious shrimp dishes here but, during Amelia Island Shrimp Days, that’s doubly true! Some of our best, award-winning restaurants will be offering special deals on shrimp prepared in a variety of ways.

Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer Restaurants

29 South
Cafe Karibo
Crab Trap

Gilberts Underground Kitchen
The Salty Pelican Bar & Grill
The Surf Restaurant and Beach Motel

Wicked BAO

You can also experience a Shrimp Boil at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation, every Friday from 5pm to 9pm. The evening includes live music, refreshing cocktails, and a delicious low-country shrimp boil hosted by Marchè Burette.

Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer is more than just a non-stop feast, however. You’ll also have a chance to discover the how and why of Amelia Island becoming the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry.

Learn the ins and outs of catching shrimp on a Shrimping Eco Tour from Amelia River Cruises. Discover Amelia Island’s rich shrimping history with a guided kayak tour or private boat tour from Amelia Adventures. Visit the Fernandina Beach Shrimping Museum and discover the fascinating local shrimping history and traditions. These are just a few examples of the Shrimp Days events you’ll find island-wide.

Even better, Shrimp Days of Summer includes some amazing Amelia Island B&B lodging specials and packages! Be sure to check out all the great offers from island businesses.

Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer

August 15th through September 30th 2018
Make your plans now to come and enjoy the many exciting events and offers during Amelia Island Shrimp Days of Summer. Local shops even have the perfect shrimp souvenirs for you to take home and remember your Amelia Island getaway with.

Learn more at – and see you soon!