© 2019 Amelia Island Book Festival 

Amelia Island Book Festival Gala

Featuring Five New York Times Best-Selling & Award-Winning Authors 

Advance Purchase Member Only Ticket Sales

end at midnight, October 31


Friday, February 14

6:00 - 10:00 pm


Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort 

39 Beach Lagoon Road, Amelia Island


William Amos, Sr. Foundation

6:00 - 7:00 pm | Author Open-Bar Cocktail Reception

7:00 - 10:00 pm | Dinner, Presentation and Auction

On this night we welcome literary stars to our island, for an elegant evening of fine food, entertainment and an opportunity to meet in person these distingushed authors

David Baldacci, NYT best-seller and AIBF Honorary Chair

Sandra Brown, NYT best-seller and author of 75 novels

Robert Crais, author of the best-selling Elvis Cole novels

Sharon Robinson, acclaimed author and daughter of Jackie Robinson

Margot Lee Shetterley, author of the best-selling book Hidden Figures

Your ticket includes open bar cocktail reception where you can mingle with these celebrity authors. Then, a gourmet dinner followed by a brief live auction during which you may bid on a chance for immortality: to have a character in a novel named  after you or a loved one. Plus there’ll be many more unique and fabulous prizes.


Featured authors' books will be available for purchase and author signing at the end of the evening.

Proceeds benefit the Authors in Schools Literacy Program