Fernandina Beach Shrimping History

This documentary-style, “Editor’s Pick” video about Fernandina’s shrimping history features aerial views of Amelia Island with interesting interviews plus vintage images and old film footage.

Fernandina Marina Makeover: Reopening Late Summer 2019

The Fernandina Beach Marina and boat ramp downtown are closed. A long-awaited marina makeover is underway. If all goes as scheduled, the anticipated marina reopening is possibly by late summer 2019. For those who have not had the opportunity to see what’s going on at the riverfront, take a look at photo gallery below. These […]

Fa La La La La Fernandina! December 2018 Festive Events

December 2018 ‘Tis the season when downtown is decked in its holiday best. There will be sounds of merriment and glowing scenes around downtown Fernandina during a Victorian-themed Christmas street festival, a lighted Christmas parade and New Year’s Eve fireworks display. “Three’s a charm,” and in the historic setting of downtown Fernandina, these “Top 3” […]

Fernandina 8 Flags Car Show

It’s that time of the year, when autumn brings relief from the dog days of summer and humidity recedes here at the coast, a wonderful time for outdoor activities on Amelia Island, Florida. It’s in October each year that a favorite outdoor event occurs in downtown Fernandina. Hundreds of classic collector vehicles and their owners […]