2024 Amelia Island Book Festival Is Happening February 23rd-24th

Attend Northeast Florida’s annual celebration of reading, writing, books and authors.

Stargazing Event At Fort Clinch State Park In February 2024

Join members of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society and Friends of Fort Clinch for an evening of celestial exploration.

African Heritage Celebration At Kingsley Plantation In Feb. 2024

Annual event features tour of plantation house and ruins of 25 tabby slave cabins, tabby-making demonstration, African folklore performances, kid’s crafts, & lots more.

HOLIDAY CHEER — Enjoy Fernandina’s Downtown Glow, Festive Parades & Other Merry Events

Christmas tree lightings, holiday parades, Black Friday Pajama Party, Dickens on Centre festivities, New Year’s Eve “Shrimp Drop” and fireworks at Fernandina Harbor.

Downtown Fernandina’s “Dickens On Centre” Christmas Street Festival

Stage performances, roaming costumed characters, festive parades, evening 3D drone light show (happening three nights).

Annual Veterans Day Parade 2023 In Downtown Fernandina

The American Legion Post 54 of Fernandina Beach is once again presenting the Veterans Day parade downtown. The parade is scheduled for Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 11 a.m. Downtown Fernandina Parade Route The traditional parade route will be followed, from Central Park along Ash Street, turning onto 2nd and then heading east on Centre Street […]

Special Presentation — History Of The American Soldier At Fort Clinch

Watch an excellent Veterans Day tribute, an evening event featuring a timeline of soldiers throughout American history.

November’s Right Whale Festival At Fernandina’s Main Beach Park

Festival celebrates return of North Atlantic right whales to Southern waters to give birth. Enjoy this fun, educational event featuring bands, vendor booths, exhibits, food trucks & more.