SOURCE: Amelia Island CVB

Amelia Island CVB

April 11, 2011 14:39 ET

Amelia Island Offers Harris Teeter VIC Cardholders Discounts for Second Year

AMELIA ISLAND, FL--(Marketwire - Apr 11, 2011) - The Amelia Island Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) has partnered with Harris Teeter Supermarkets again to offer exclusive savings for the grocery chain's VIC (Very Important Customer) cardholders. Available April 1 through December 31, 2011*, Harris Teeter VIC cardholders will receive discounts at 22 Amelia Island businesses, including accommodations, restaurants, activities and shopping.

"These special discounts are a great way to provide added value to Harris Teeter customers as they experience some of Amelia's most popular attractions," said Gil Langley, President and CEO of the Amelia Island CVB.

The Amelia Island and Harris Teeter partnership began in January 2010. Each year the partnership has offered a three-month-long, travel sweepstakes that ended with one lucky Harris Teeter e-VIC subscriber winning a trip to Amelia Island, followed by special deals for Harris Teeter VIC cardholders.

The discounted deals are available only to customers who present their VIC card at checkout. With Amelia Island accommodation discounts, customers must mention the Harris Teeter deal when making reservations. For more information about the Amelia Island deals for Harris Teeter customers and for a list of discounts available, visit

About Harris Teeter
Harris Teeter, Inc. with headquarters in Matthews, NC, is a subsidiary of Ruddick Corporation (NYSE: RDK). Harris Teeter is the 25th largest supermarket in the U.S. with 2010 sales of $4.1 billion. The grocery store chain employs over 22,000 associates and has 202 stores in North and South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Maryland, Delaware, Florida, and the District of Columbia.

About Amelia Island
Amelia Island Florida is a barrier island rich in colorful history and breath-taking natural beauty. Its long, beautiful beaches, abundant wildlife and pristine waters have made the island a favorite destination for outdoor adventure. Upscale resorts with world-class spas, championship golf and exclusive dining blend effortlessly with a captivating collection of bed and breakfast inns and historic districts. The island is home to Fernandina Beach, once a vibrant Victorian seaport village and now a charming downtown district of eclectic shops, attractions and eateries. Forget the everyday getaway; Come make memories on Amelia Island. For visitor information and online planning, visit

*Certain exclusions and blackout dates apply. See for participating properties and businesses.

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