So much for kids to do at the 2018 Divas’ Day Out in Fernandina Beach!

Divas' Day Out features all kinds of fun for kids (and adults!) including dress up, entertainment, and fun, all for a great cause. / Photo courtesy of Divas' Day Out face painter Debra Heuskin

Please note: This event was postponed until Feb. 10 due to Hurricane Irma. Kids can dress like divas, get their faces painted, take free tennis lessons, enter to win prizes and watch fascinating entertainment at the 6th annual Divas’ Day Out. This special girly day, in honor of Girl Power 2 Cure’s mission to end […]

Jazzercise offers kids’ fitness class in Fernandina Beach Aug. 15-Oct. 31

Jr. superheroes show off how tough they are at a recent Jazzercise kids' camp.

Jazzercise is offering special kids’ classes this fall! Kids at Jr. Jazzercise will have a blast dancing to new music mixes and playing fitness games created just for them. It’s a great introduction to fitness, coordination, strength, nutrition, and confidence all while having fun! The 12-week session runs Aug. 15 –  Oct. 31 with a costume party […]

Amelia Island Area’s Best Family-Friendly Events: June 23-29, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can check out the zoo — and how much livelier the animals are — at nighttime; play paintball while supporting Relay for Life; attend a free family fun day in Callahan; or go to camp to become a chocolatier. Read about these events and more in this week’s Top 10 list of local family-friendly […]

Amelia Island Area’s Best Family-Friendly Events: June 16-22, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can take your dad for a free tour of the World Golf Hall of Fame or take your tot to a special painting session at Paisley Grace Designs just in time for Father’s Day. You can also catch a minor league ballgame, a Broadway show visiting Jax (Cinderella!) or check out an […]

Amelia Island Area’s Best Family-Friendly Events: June 9-15, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can enjoy the kickoff of kids’ summer matinees at the movies, when you can get out of the heat and see favorite kids’ movies at a kid-friendly hour for just a couple dollars. You can also see a Broadway version of Cinderella in Jax, attend a free family fun day in Callahan, or […]

Amelia Island Area’s Best Family-Friendly Events: May 12-18, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

It’s Mother’s Day weekend and there are lots of great ways to enjoy the Amelia Island and Jacksonville region with your family! Go to a FREE kids’ fishing clinic, get your kids in free to TPC Sawgrass, or go play at a special event at Conner’s A-Maize-Ing Acres. You can even dress up as your favorite superheroes […]

Amelia Island Area’s Best Family-Friendly Events: May 4-11, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

It’s a great week to be on Amelia Island! TODAY is the beloved Pirate Parade in downtown Fernandina Beach, followed by the Shrimp Fest for the rest of the weekend. There’s also the Union Garrison at Fort Clinch, opening day at St. Marys Aquatic Center and Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp games at the Jax ballfield. Read […]

Amelia Island Area’s Best Family-Friendly Events: April 21-27, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week you can enjoy the fun of an old-fashioned festival and parade celebrating railroad days gone by in Callahan; see a race featuring 100 go-karts; help with Earth Day cleanup efforts; or adopt a pet at Nassau County’s first-ever Adopt-A-Palooza. Read about these events and more in this week’s Top 10 list of local […]

Upcoming Family-Friendly Events in the Amelia Island Area: April 14-20, 2017

Mamamelia's Events Newsletter Features Family-Friendly Events in and near Amelia Island.

This week is packed with fun Easter celebrations, Disney on Ice all weekend in Jax, the first week of Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp minor league baseball games and more. Read about these events and more in this week’s Top 10 list of local family-friendly events, but don’t forget there are MANY more events for your family […]

A Brunswick Travel Agent’s Expert Tips on Visiting Disney World as a “Local”

Knowing some Disney travel tips can make your experience in the parks a lot more rewarding.

Ginger Joiner is the lady to talk to when you have questions about planning a Disney World Vacation. A mother of a young child, herself, (soon to be two children!) she has enjoyed the magic of traveling to Disney earlier in life, and now as a parent. She loves it so much, in fact, she is […]