If you know of an upcoming event, that is open to the public in our community, send me the details! With a few days advanced notice, we can add your next event to our community calendar… for FREE!

Fernandina Arts Market @ Downtown's Pineland Bank Back Lot
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

30 Booths of handcrafted fine arts, jewelry, woodworking, metal works, handmade knives, whimsical jewelry, quilts, apparel, leather works, blown glass, paintings, prints, and so much more! Open 9 – 1 on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month January through September. Next to the downtown farmers market.

Oktoberfest Party Music @ Council on Aging
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Oktoberfest Party Music with Bob the Seal… what could be more fun?

Call 261-0701 for more information.

October 4 Sounds on Centre @ Downtown Fernandina
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The final Sounds on Centre of 2019 – put on your dancing shoes, grab a chair, and come dance with members of the Fernandina Pirates Club

2019 Jazz in the Park @ Amelia Park
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Jazz in the Park – Free Concert

This is a FREE Community Concert at Amelia Park near the YMCA (between 14th and Citrona, Fernandina Beach, Florida).

Presenting the exciting UNF Jazz Ensemble 2 directed by Dennis Marks.

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, food and beverage

Jazz and Wine Tasting @ Story and Song Bookstore Bistro
Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This unique wine tasting and Jazz event will feature special wines and a pairing of great jazz for each taste. The description of the wine and the Jazz compositions being played will compliment the taste.

Featuring Multi Instrumentalist Dr. Bill Prince – Trumpet, Saxophone, Trombone, Clarinet & Flute plus Doug Matthews– Piano. Hosted by AIJF Artistic Director, Les DeMerle-Drums, Vocals

Jazz & Wine Tasting

Jump, Jive and Wail @ Sandbar and Kitchen
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Amelia Island Jazz Festival Jump Jive and Wail Swing Night features The Dynamic Les DeMerle Little Big Band with vocalist Bonnie Eisele

Jump Jive And Wail / Swing Night, Concert and Dance at Sandbar & Kitchen

Featuring Steve Strawley trumpet, Clarence Hines trombone, Don Zentz saxophone, Doug Matthews piano and Ernie Ealum bass, and of course, Les DeMerle on the drums.

Bring your sweetheart and dance the night away.

The tickets are $30 and available on the Jazz Festival’s website.

Southeastern Rib Championship @ Main Beach Fernandina
Oct 11 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm

This fundraiser for the Northeast Florida Advocates for Autism and Related Disabilities will feature the South’s finest pit-masters coming together to see who has the best ribs in the Southeast. There will also be a sanctioned SCA Steak Cook-off on Friday Night. This will also be a great time for the crowd as well as there will be live music Friday night and Saturday, arts and crafts vendors, a beer garden, kids area and of course… AMAZING BBQ!!

Date: October 11, 2019 - October 12, 2019

Time Details:
October 11, 2019; 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
October 12, 2019; 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Main Beach Park, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Runaway Home @ Story and Song Bookstore Bistro
Nov 9 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Runaway Home is an Americana band founded by two intrepid dreamers and schemers, Mark Elliott & Gary Culley, who have been making music together for over 26 years. (They were one of the first guest artists when “An Evening of Story & Song” concert series was launched in 2005.)

New Santa Song Book @ The Book Loft
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The New Santa Song Book is here and a special presentation will be performed by “elves” on November 23, 2019, from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the Book Loft on Centre Street in Fernandina Beach.

Musician Robert Vasile, known locally for playing the accordion, will have a variety of musical instruments while he tells stories and rings bells. The more the merrier!!!

A Cornucopia of Song @ Story and Song Bookstore Bistro
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Join soprano Robyn Marie Lamp and pianist Gordon Roberts present their next recital, ‘A Cornucopia of Song’. This recital will feature a medley of songs and arias by American composers, including Samuel Barber, Marc Blitzstein, Carlisle Floyd, and Ernest Charles. $20 tickets available at the store, or by calling 904-601-2115

Island Stock @ Downtown Fernandina Beach
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free Community Concert Island Stock

November 30, 2019, 6 to 8 pm. Live music as a make-up date for Sounds on Centre. Island Stock will feature great music and a variety of local non profit booths. Family friendly event begins right after the tree lighting ceremony in downtown Fernandina Beach.

Linda Ronstadt Christmas @ Story and Song Bookstore Bistro
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Saturday, December 7 at 7:30 pm
“Linda Ronstadt Christmas” with Debbie Rider. $30 tickets may be purchased at store or by calling 904-601-2118