The deadline for young ladies to register to compete in the Miss Shrimp Festival Pageant is April 10, 2012. An annual tradition during the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival (held the first weekend in May each year), high school level juniors and seniors are eligible to enter and must live in Nassau County, Florida.
Cars from some of the world’s most prominent corporate, public and private collections will be on display this weekend on Amelia Island, Florida. Amelia Island’s most prestigious event of the year, the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance will be held March 9-11, 2012 on the 10th and 18th fairways of The Golf Club of Amelia Island at Summer Beach adjacent to The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. The honoree for 2012 will be rally and endurance racing legend, Vic Elford.
AN EVENT THAT DELIVERS THE WOW FACTOR: Tickets are on sale for Amelia Island’s signature March event, the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, a rare collector car show recognized as one of the best of its kind in the world.
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 […]
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.
Celebrate America’s favorite seafood and the shrimpers in Fernandina Beach, Florida and browse the work of talented artists during the Annual Isle of 8 Flags Shrimp Festival, always held the first weekend in May each year on Amelia Island, Florida.
Legendary motor vehicles that marked milestones and astounded generations of past eras (some the subject of Hollywood movies) were on Amelia Island, Florida. Not just a car show, it’s a history lesson that’s far more fun and glamorous than sitting in a classroom.