Calendar

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Dec
14
Sat
Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market @ North Seventh Street
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Over 40 booths of seasonal produce, artisan foods, gourmet delights, freshly baked breads and pastries, home-made ice cream, beef, shrimp, scallops and salmon; flowers and plants, honey, jams, jellies, salsas and sauces, pasta, candles and so much more.

Dickens on Centre 2019 @ Downtown Fernandina Beach
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Travel back in time during the fifth annual Dickens on Center festival in historic, downtown Fernandina Beach. Free to the public, this Victorian inspired holiday festival is as fun as the dickens for entire family. Enjoy costumed characters, themed entertainment and performances, visits from Saint Nick, and a variety of vendors selling seasonal gifts and wares. Inspired by Charles Dickens’ novella “A Christmas Carol,” Dickens on Centre transforms downtown Fernandina into a classic English village, sure to enliven your Christmas spirit. So grab your top hat, fasten your bonnet, and wander and wonder through a true Victorian Christmas on Amelia Island during the spectacular Dickens on Centre.

December 14, 10-9
December 15, 10-7

Parade of Paws 2019 @ Downtown Fernandina Beach
Dec 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Parade of Paws is one fun parade. Free to watch and only $15.00 to enter, dress your pet in their holiday best for the 20th Annual “Parade Of Paws” downtown.

Registration begins at 10 am at Old Train Depot (parade participant fee is $15, proceeds to Nassau Humane Society).

For spectators, watch this cute parade at 11:00 AM. Prizes for parade participants will be in these categories: “Best Victorian”, “Most Original”, and “Looks Most Like Owner.”

For more information, call (904) 321-1647.

Dec
15
Sun
2019 Dickens on Center (Sunday) @ Downtown Fernandina Beach
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Travel back in time during the fifth annual Dickens on Center festival in historic, downtown Fernandina Beach. Free to the public, this Victorian inspired holiday festival is as fun as the dickens for entire family. Enjoy costumed characters, themed entertainment and performances, visits from Saint Nick, and a variety of vendors selling seasonal gifts and wares. Inspired by Charles Dickens’ novella “A Christmas Carol,” Dickens on Centre transforms downtown Fernandina into a classic English village, sure to enliven your Christmas spirit. So grab your top hat, fasten your bonnet, and wander and wonder through a true Victorian Christmas on Amelia Island during the spectacular Dickens on Centre.

December 14, 10-9
December 15, 10-7

Dec
21
Sat
Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market @ North Seventh Street
Dec 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Over 40 booths of seasonal produce, artisan foods, gourmet delights, freshly baked breads and pastries, home-made ice cream, beef, shrimp, scallops and salmon; flowers and plants, honey, jams, jellies, salsas and sauces, pasta, candles and so much more.

Lighted Christmas Parade in Fernandina @ Downtown Fernandina Beach
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lighted Christmas Parade — Annual parade with floats decorated in lights, starts at 6 PM. Parade participants depart Central Park. Parade route goes west along Ash Street to 2nd Street, then turns up Centre Street, heading east back to Central Park. (Parade organized by the America’s Youth).

Dec
28
Sat
Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market @ North Seventh Street
Dec 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Over 40 booths of seasonal produce, artisan foods, gourmet delights, freshly baked breads and pastries, home-made ice cream, beef, shrimp, scallops and salmon; flowers and plants, honey, jams, jellies, salsas and sauces, pasta, candles and so much more.

Dec
31
Tue
Annual Shrimp Drop @ Downtown Fernandina Beach
Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

NEW YEAR’s EVE – 5th Annual SHRIMP DROP & FIREWORKS (5 – 8 PM) in Fernandina’s downtown historic district at the waterfront. Family-friendly community event with activities (kids’ zone, live music, laser show, food and vendors).

Lighted shrimp is dropped at 7 PM, followed by fireworks over the river.

New Year’s Eve at the Decantery @ The Decantery
Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Offering reserved seating with bottle service, DJ Sparkle, a toast at midnight and everything else you’ve come to know and love about The Decantery. Seating will be limited so you can truly celebrate with your friends and family. Please call 904-290-2125 or email Lauren@theaihg.com to select your table and pick your first bottle – minimal bar seating will be available on a walk-in basis, so reserve your table today!

Green Turtle New Year @ Green Turtle
Dec 31 @ 7:30 pm – 11:59 pm

New Year’s Eve Bash
Hosted by Hupp Huppmann
Tuesday at 8 PM

Green Turtle Tavern
14 S 3rd St.
Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034

Annual New Year’s Eve Backyard Bash at The Green Turtle.
No cover charge (ever!)
All request classic rock sets and a bubbly toast at midnight to rock and ring in 2020.

Bluesdog 66 at American Legion @ American Legion Post 54
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Ring in 2020 with New Year’s Eve Entertainment at the American Legion Post 54 in Fernandina Beach. Experience high energy urban blues rock to dance and party into 2020.

Music by Bluesdog66, Tuesday, December 31, 2019, at 09:00 pm
626 S 3rd St, Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034.

All are welcomed

Locals New Year’s Eve Bash @ Local's
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Locals Cocktail Lounge New Years Eve Bash

Turn back the clock 100 years to a time filled with dimly lit speakeasies & gin cocktails. Wear your best 20’s-style attire and dance the night away with DJ E Nice. Photo booth from 10:00pm-1:00am and Indulge Food Truck from 10:00pm-2:00am.

Starting at 9pm, Locals welcomes revelers with live music on the patio, a DJ inside, and more. Call Call (904) 775-5943 for information and table reservations.