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Wild Amelia Photography Festival

When you’re in Amelia Island, you don’t have to look far to discover what makes Amelia Island special. With everything from gorgeous white sand beaches to delicious food, unique shopping, and more, it’s easy to find something for every interest.... Read more

Highlights of the Amelia Island Book Festival

February is the perfect time of year to book one of our Amelia Island beachfront rentals if you’re a book lover. The Amelia Island Book Festival kicks off on February 13 and lasts until the 15th. You’ll be able to... Read more

Our 3 Christmas Tree Lightings at Thanksgiving Time

Looking to head out on a fun holiday vacation with your loved ones? Amelia Island is the perfect destination. There’s a little something for everyone in the group, from beautiful nature to mouthwatering food and fun events year-round. The Amelia Island... Read more

Amelia Island Wellness Festival

  The Amelia Island Wellness Festival is an annual three-day festival typically held the 2nd weekend in November that is dedicated to holistic health and wellness. This award-winning festival is part of what makes Amelia Island unique, presenting a place... Read more

Shrimp Days of Summer on Amelia Island

Amelia Island is a fun-filled vacation escape. It’s filled with tropical-inspired adventures through the Florida wetlands, horseback riding romps through the sand, and plenty of places to see Old Florida, intact and still wonderful. One thing that has always helped... Read more

When is the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival?

Stay at one of our Amelia Island vacation rentals in the month of May. Soak in the epic sunrise or spend afternoons by the pool. Amelia Island is all about real relaxation. But there’s another big (and tasty) reason to... Read more

Amelia Island During the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival

The Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival is a collective of fun things to do and see. From the playful pirate-themed costume contests to the variety of local master musicians performing, the Isle of Eight Flags is a celebration of... Read more

All About Amelia Island Restaurant Week

Amelia Island is, perhaps, the greatest destination for food in north Florida. It has wonderful seafood with a variety of options: casual eating, fine dining, and exciting events celebrating the local food culture. The events really cement in Amelia Island... Read more

Entertainment Lineup for the Dickens on Centre

The holiday spirit is in full swing in Fernandina Beach in the winter. Between the music, the glowing lights, and the crisp air, Fernandina Beach evolves from a quaint historic village to one of the most alluring and magical winter... Read more

Rendezvous Film Festival

The annual 3-day Rendezvous Film Festival in late September is far from your standard film event. Although the festival is highlighted by some of the most creative filmmakers around and their latest projects, what really sets it apart is the... Read more

~ More Things To Do Every Month on Amelia ~

Ghost Walking Tour

On most nights of the week Amelia Island Ghost Tours is out calling all souls. Learn hauntingly good ghost stories through the skillful storytelling of your local guide. Historic Tours also available, call (904) 548-0996 or visit www.ameliaislandghosttours.com/

Fort Clinch Nature Walks

Hike through a coastal hammock with a guide and learn about native plants and animals as you walk around Willow Pond Trail. Offered on Saturdays. (904) 277-7274


Art Walk – First Friday of each month – Self-guided tour of galleries, bistros, and other venues. Tour brochures and maps are available at participating galleries.
(904) 277-2717

Blues Night

The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Lobby Lounge has “Blues Night” with the Instant Groove each Thursday from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Bluegrass Mondays

Bluegrass Monday nights @ The Frisky Mermaid Bar & Grille.Plus enjoy Blues and Jazz on Fridays and Saturdays 8:00 p.m.-Midnight Located at 22 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach

Latin Dancing

The Marti Latin Dance Club presents Latin dancing every Friday night at the Florida House Inn, 22 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach. Free lessons from 9-10 p.m.; Dancing until 2 a.m. Free admission and full bar hosted by Kinder Studios. Call 904-261-3300

Fort Clinch Re-enactments

First Weekend on Saturday and Sunday – Step back in time to the Civil War era and watch “soldiers” carrying out their duties. Witness candle-making, woodworking, blacksmith demonstrations, and re-enactments of history. (904) 277-7274

John Springer on Piano

John Springer on piano every Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday @ Beech Street Grill, 801 Beech Street, Fernandina Beach. Call 904-277-3662

FREE Community Concert

The Historic Fernandina Business Association announces the 2008 “Sounds on Centre” Concert Series beginning on March 7, 2008. This year’s event will be held the first Friday of each month from March through October except for May. Concerts will be from 6-8 p.m. on Centre Street between Front and Second street.

Nashville Songwriters Association International

Nashville Songwriters Association International meets the second Tuesday of each month from 7-10 p.m. at the Florida House Inn conference room at 22 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach. Songwriters of all genres and from all over are welcome. The intention is to support songwriters to grow in their art and craft and learn how to navigate the business side of the songwriting world. Contact local coordinator Christine-Anne at 491-8676

Songwriting Contests

Every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.-midnight @ The Frisky Mermaid Bar & Grille located at 22 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach. Call 904-261-3300

Shag Dancing

Shag Dancing and Lessons from 4-8 p.m. on Sundays. The Frisky Mermaid Bar & Grille located at 22 South Third Street, Fernandina Beach. Call 261-3300

First Gallery Walk

Enjoy Amelia Island’s art galleries in the evening hours during a monthly walking tour of the historic district’s galleries. The first Friday evening of each month from 6 to 9 p.m. (904) 277-2717

Amelia Island Plantation’s Nature Program

Extensive nature program offering a wide variety of educational programs and tours both on and off Amelia Island Plantation. Some of the off property tours are a Cumberland Island excursion, a Fort Clinch tour, the Okefenokee Swamp, the Kingsley Plantation, the Egan’s Creek Greenway, and Beaks/Talbot Island State Park.

Other programs include Birds of Amelia, Bird Watching 101, Back Porch Birding, Shell and Shark Tooth Hunt, Beachside Naturalist Walk, Crab Grab, Wind, Water, and Sand, Flora and Fauna, Nature Photography, Woodland Walk, Children’s Discovery, Critter Talk, Amelia at Night, Stargazing, Naturalist Kayak, Nature Bike Hike, and Edible Plant.

(888) 261-6161 or (904) 261-6161 or Event Calendar


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