Florida State Parks announced a growing list of park closures, effective March 21, 2020.
Florida’s Governor issued another executive order March 20, 2020, suspending on-premise food and alcohol consumption at restaurants. But allowing takeout, food delivery and booze to go.
Florida State Parks have reduced daily operating hours and number of visitors amid coronavirus public health emergency.
Bars are closed for 30 days. Beaches and restaurants have new restrictions in this rapidly changing world of Coronavirus.
If there ever has been a time to buy local, it’s now. Shop local, eat local, support local. (But follow the restrictions, of course.)
Ferry service from St. Marys, GA to Cumberland Island National Seashore “has been suspended until further notice,” says the National Park Service.
The 2020 Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival has been canceled.
Amelia Island tourism is a dominant industry here. The travel/leisure/hospitality sector is feeling the sting of the coronavirus outbreak more than others.