2019 Right Whale Festival At Main Beach

Two-day Festival Nov. 2-3, 2019 at Fernandina’s Main Beach Park featuring bands, food, exhibits, presentations, kids activities & more.

Nassau Development & Quality of Life

Feelings about Nassau County’s economic development are changing. Laura DiBella resigns as director of NCEDB.

Welcome to Yulee – Home of Derrick Henry

Derrick Henry set the national all-time high school rushing record while at Yulee High. He then won the Heisman Trophy while at Alabama.

College Campuses and Free Speech

These days it’s more about the messenger than the message.

8 Flags Car Show Downtown

The 8 Flags Car Show (free admission), Oct. 19, 2019, features hundreds of classic cars on display in downtown Fernandina Beach. Presented by Amelia Cruizers.

Kingsley Plantation Harvest Day 2019

Harvest Day is a special autumn event (free admission), held at Kingsley Plantation, Florida’s oldest existing plantation house, located about 25 minutes south of Amelia Island.

Florida Noxious Weed Elephant Ear

Is this invasive plant in your yard? Elephant ear can be seen growing around Fernandina Beach. Not native, it’s considered a Florida noxious weed.

New Rule To Help Protect Florida’s Songbirds

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission recently issued a new rule to protect Painted Buntings and other songbirds.