Good Tidings! Festive Fernandina Holiday Happenings

Enjoy a Victorian-themed street festival in Fernandina, Christmas tree lightings, holiday tours, & more during 2015 holiday season.

History For Sale: Victorian-Era Homes, Fernandina Beach

Fernandina’s downtown is a “Great Place” in Florida with some of the state’s grandest homes of bygone days. Several historic properties are for sale including a landmark home, the Bailey House.

Downtown Fernandina Wins “Florida Great Places” Award

The Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association presented Fernandina Beach with the 2015 “Great Places in Florida” award for its downtown historic district.

Learn More About Growing Citrus & Bamboo

Learn more about growing citrus in your northeast Florida yard and about managing bamboo in your landscape.

The 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation

When you sit down to eat the Thanksgiving feast remember Abe Lincoln’s gifts to America, including this holiday.

Garden Talk: Showy Rattlebox, Huckleberry

Director of the Nassau County, Florida Extension answers gardening and landscape questions in Garden Talk. Learn more about Showy rattlebox, garden huckleberry and the palm leaf skeletonizer moth.

Holiday Mailbox Decorating & Flower Arranging

Free class, make your mailbox “holiday ready” with yard cuttings (magnolia, pine, palmetto, holly & berries.) Also, holiday flower arranging class by the Nassau County Extension gardening experts.

November Nature Activities At Talbot Islands

Explore northeast Florida nature at Big and Little Talbot, two islands located just off Amelia Island’s southend. Special hosted tours and bluegrass music festival fundraiser for conservation efforts.