Fernandina Beach 4th of July 2016 Events

Enjoy an “Old-Fashioned Fourth of July,” downtown on Monday 7/4/16 at the riverfront in historic Fernandina Beach featuring music and fireworks. Reenanctors bring Fort Clinch to life during holiday weekend, July 2-3, 2016.

Shrimp Festival Downtown Fernandina

The 2016 Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival on Amelia Island, Florida is April 29-May 1st in downtown Fernandina. Pirate Parade is Thursday, April 28th at 6 pm. Fernandina Beach is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry in America.

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.

Fernandina July 4th Holiday Weekend Events

Celebrate the 2015 Fourth of July holiday weekend in Fernandina Beach. An Independence Day Parade will be held Saturday at 6 pm on Centre Street, fireworks downtown over the river at 9:30 pm, and lots of fun activities in between.

Fernandina Explores Florida Main Street Program For Downtown

The city of Fernandina Beach is exploring the Florida Main Street program with its unique formula for economic vitality, a potentially powerful development tool for the downtown historic district.

NOT SHRIMPY: Fernandina’s Biggest Event Is Economic Boom

There was nothing skimpy or shrimpy about the throngs of people who crowded the downtown streets in Fernandina Beach for the 52nd Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival. Abundant blue skies and pleasant temperatures attracted a boatload of people this year.