The annual Veterans Day Parade is 11 am on Saturday, Nov. 8th in downtown Fernandina. Fort Clinch State Park also salutes vets with “History of the American Soldier,” tribute.
A legacy of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal, Fort Clinch’s restoration was a project of the Civilian Conservation Corps.
Walk over a drawbridge, through a tunnel to travel back in time to the year 1864 at Civil War-era fort in Fernandina. See one of America’s most well-preserved 19-century fortresses.
A fantastic opportunity awaits at Fort Clinch State Park, a special once-a-year event to remember and honor veterans while experiencing a timeline of American soldiers throughout history. Browse military displays, watch firing demonstrations of vintage weapons, and interact with living historians on November 12, 2011.