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Downtown Fernandina Beach Car Show, Amelia Cruizers

Amelia Cruizers Classic Car Show Downtown

CLASSIC CAR SHOW SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016: The Amelia Cruizers 8 Flags Car Show in downtown Fernandina Beach is being filmed for national broadcast by “My Classic Car” TV show.

Family Time Seaside in Fernandina Beach, Florida on Atlantic Coast

Happiest Seaside Towns in America?

Coastal Living magazine has released a list of ten nominees for America’s “Happiest Seaside Town” of 2017. Fernandina Beach, Florida and nine other towns from east coast to west made the cut. Vote online for your favorite seaside town.

Enjoy Unique Epicurian Experience at Omni Amelia Island Plantation's "Sprouting Project"

Amelia Island “Sprouting Project” Epicurian Experience

LOCAL SUSTAINABILITY: Omni Amelia Island Plantation resort guests and local residents alike can attend special dinners throughout the year at “The Sprouting Project.”

Beehives at Cumberland Island's Greyfield Garden

Barrier Island Beekeeping at Florida-Georgia Border

Amelia Island, Florida and neighboring Cumberland Island, Georgia have busy bees and their keepers crafting honey. This includes apiaries at local resorts producing honey used in culinary dishes, honey-infused cocktails and spa treatments.

AMELIA's NEIGHBOR: Wild Horse Roams Cumberland Island Sand Dunes

Visit National Parks Near Florida-Georgia Border

Just north and south of Amelia Island near the Florida-Georgia border are exceptional National Parks to visit — Georgia’s Cumberland Island and Florida’s Timucuan Ecological Historic Preserve.

photo Beautiful Dunes At Oceanfront Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island, Host of "Great Chefs" Event

Great Chefs of Amelia Island Competition

Foodies may like to partake in an upcoming event, a competition of local top chefs divided into two teams. It’s downtown Fernandina chefs vs. Amelia Island’s southend resort-area chefs.

Fernandina's Victorian-era Courthouse, Centre Street Historic District photo

Seven New Entrants To Downtown Dining Scene

Seven new restaurants have opened in downtown Fernandina Beach, adding to the growing list of dining and nightlife options on Amelia Island, Florida.

New Amelia Island Beach Ordinance Begins June 1, 2016

New Amelia Island Beach Ordinance

New Amelia Island beach ordinance starts June 2016. Follow the “carry on, carry off” rule. Don’t leave anything on the beach after 8 pm.

Centre Street, Downtown Fernandina Beach, Florida

Fernandina Beach 4th of July 2016 Events

Enjoy an “Old-Fashioned Fourth of July,” downtown on Monday 7/4/16 at the riverfront in historic Fernandina Beach featuring music and fireworks. Reenanctors bring Fort Clinch to life during holiday weekend, July 2-3, 2016.

PHOTO: Park & Ride Amelia Island Trail: Peter's Point Beachfront Park is Northern Trailhead

Bike, Hike, Run: 6.2 Mile Amelia Island Trail

Bike riding has become one of the most popular leisure and fitness activities on Amelia Island enjoyed by visitors and residents alike.