A family-oriented tournament, fish for deep sea species and backwater species $100 per boat entry fee. Fernandina Beach Fishing rodeo tournament August 5-7, 2011. Also fish for kingfish, an SKA-sanctioned fishing tournament, $350 entry fee.
A great place to be Memorial Day weekend is Fort Clinch State Park, where people can honor what this holiday was intended for and at the same time also enjoy the beach. Learn about the uniforms, weapons, vehicles and lifestyle of soldiers who were part of World War II during the 1940s.
Amelia Residents In Action for the Symphony (ARIAS) is hosting its annual concert, “Let Freedom Ring,” in Fernandina Beach featuring the Jacksonville Symphony. Returning as guest conductor, Fawzi Haimor and the Jacksonville Symphony will be celebrating Memorial Day and America with an Amelia Island concert on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 8:00 pm at the […]
It was a particularly interesting beach bike ride. Fresh sea turtle trails led away from new sea turtle nests in Fernandina Beach, not yet washed away by the tide.
Crawl pubs Sunday, May 29, 2011 Memorial Day holiday weekend from 4 pm to 7 pm with drinks specials at eight bars in historic Fernandina Beach, Florida. Pirate’s Punch, Irish Car Bombs, Margaritas and more with live bands at six bars. Also, Sandy Bottoms “Beach Bash” Main Beach Park, live entertainment all weekend.
Successful businessman, Don Shaw, believes in Fernandina Beach. His cup is running over with new ideas, new challenges. Fernandina Beach stands to benefit. “I think Fernandina Beach’s best days are ahead of it,” Shaw says. “It’s a very exciting place to be.”
Let’s hope that Nassau County commissioners will catch wind of these few notions and move on them. One impacts the county’s appearance, the other taxpayers’ pocketbooks.
Got questions about landscaping & gardening in northeast Florida? University of Florida/IFAS Extension Director for Nassau County and Horticulture Agent III, Rebecca Jordi helps residents with gardening issues.