Amelia Island’s 2021 Holiday Season Features Plenty Of Festive, Fun Events

Tree lighting celebrations, two holiday parades, home tour, fireworks and more. Browse list of spirited events.

“Dickens on Centre” Victorian Christmas Festival, Downtown Fernandina Dec. 9-12, 2021

Experience a festive atmosphere with lots of entertainment and activities during this year’s Dickens on Centre.

Fernandina’s Veterans Day Parade 2021 & “History of the American Soldier” At Fort Clinch State Park

A Veterans Day parade will be held in downtown Fernandina on Nov. 11th. Another special tribute is happening at Fort Clinch on Nov. 13th.

Riverfront Project Underway To Help Fortify Fernandina From Flooding

The Amelia River Waterfront Stabilization Project aims to add better flood protection for Fernandina’s downtown riverfront area.

Hundreds of Classic Cars To Be Displayed In Fernandina At Popular 8 Flags Car Show

Nostalgic for the past? Those who admire vintage vehicles are in for a treat! The Amelia Cruizers’ show is back this year in October 2021, a free admission event.

Nao Santa María, “Floating Museum,” Coming Back To Fernandina Beach

A replica of the famous ship captained by Christopher Columbus is scheduled to dock once again downtown (tours available).

“Falling For Shrimp” 3-Day Event In Downtown Fernandina Oct. 1-3, 2021

Full schedule of bands playing on riverfront stage, shrimp and more to eat, plus artwork, crafts and antiques to browse.

Fernandina’s Multi-Million Marina Funds Fight With FEMA Resolved

Fernandina’s thorny dispute with FEMA has finally been resolved in the city’s favor.