melia island is a four-season destination and offers a wide array of festivals and other gatherings. These charming Amelia Island events will enhance your stay at our Florida B&B inn.
Calendar of Amelia Island Events
December 1 through the 17th, 2016. Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “Ebenezer”. Ebenezer is a lighthearted musical interpretation of A Christmas Carol. The musical features music from all genres, including gospel, country, rock and jazz songs and traditional Christmas carols Visit the theatre’s website for full schedule and to purchase tickets.
December 2nd and 3rd, 2016. Holiday Home Tour. Tour some of the loveliest Victorian homes located in the Historic District, each decorated for the holidays by a local florist/decorator. For tickets call 904-261-7379, extension 100, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 3rd and 4th, 2016. First Weekend Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park. This program will allow visitors to interact with living historians to experience life in the fort as it was in 1864. The grounds will be bustling with soldiers in period costumes involved in firing demonstrations, marching drills, cooking and daily activities. Ladies in their dresses, settlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.
December 8th, 2016. Lighted Christmas Parade.
December 9th through the 11th, 2016. Dickens on Centre Street. Banish the “bah humbugs” and travel back to Tiny Tim’s time as downtown Fernandina Beach transforms into an authentic Victorian holiday festival during the Dickens on Centre experience. Hear heavenly carolers and roving musicians. Marvel at jugglers and stilt walkers. Taste Victorian-style goodies. Meet an old-fashioned Saint Nick, sample Victorian goodies and visit local shops for unique gifts. It should be as fun as the Dickens.
December 10, 2016. Artrageous Artwalk. Every second Saturday, Amelia Island holds an exciting Artrageous Artwalk. With numerous galleries participating, visitors can peruse photography, pottery, copper, metal, stained glass, watercolors, acrylics and more. Visit more than a dozen galleries in downtown Fernandina and two on the south end of Amelia Island.
January 20th through the 29th, 2017. Amelia Island Restaurant Week. The 9th Annual Amelia Island Restaurant Week offers a great opportunity to try a selection of Amelia’s irresistible, award-winning dining options. Each participating restaurant will offer a prix-fixe menu, including three courses and a non-alcoholic beverage, at either $19 or $31 per person. This is a popular event so be sure to have the Addison’s concierge service make advance dinner reservations for you.
February 2nd through the 18th, 2017. Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “Calendar Girls”. Visit the theatre’s website for full schedule and to purchase tickets.
April 6th through the 22nd, 2017. Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “Rabbit Hole”. Visit the theatre’s website for full schedule and to purchase tickets.
June 8th through the 24th, 2017. Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “The Explorers Club”. Visit the theatre’s website for full schedule and to purchase tickets.
August 10th through the 26th, 2017. Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “Avenue Q”. Visit the theatre’s website for full schedule and to purchase tickets.