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Annual Amelia Island events offer fun year-round

Amelia 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

May 9th through May 31st, 2015.  Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Spring Concert Series.

May 14th through May 30th, 2015.  Amelia Musical Playhouse presents The Producers.  Directed by Rachel Tyler with musical direction by Jill Dillingham and choreography by Jennifer Slechta and Carey Dresser,  this musical is based on the Mel Brooks film of the same name.  A scheming producer and his mousy accountant aim to produce the biggest flop on Broadway in Mel Brooks’ laugh-out-loud spectacle.  The musical they produce has tap-dancing storm troopers, gorgeous showgirls, and hundreds of little old ladies all on the same stage combining to deliver a hilarious show.  Performances are May 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30, 2015 at  7:30pm and 24 at 2:30pm.   As always, complimentary refreshments will be served during intermission at all performances.

Tickets are $20.00 general admission, $15 students. Tickets can be purchased at the box office Monday – Thursday 5:00pm-8:30pm,  by phone: Call (904) 277-3455 or online:  http://www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com/tickets .   Amelia Musical Playhouse is located at 1955 Island Walkway right off 8th St in Fernandina Beach.

May 23rd and 24th, 2015.  World War II Event at Fort Clinch State Park.  A Memorial Day Weekend program to honor the men and women who served in World War II. Visitors can explore military displays, view memorabilia and learn about the uniforms, weapons, vehicles and lifestyle of those who were part of the war during the 1940s.

June 5th, 2015.  Sounds on Center Free Community Concert. Featuring The Beech Street Blues BandThese well attended free concerts take place on Center Street between 6 and 8 PM with the band setting up right outside the Palace Saloon.  Great music, dancing and The Fernandina Beach Pirates Club.  And it is free!  Who could ask for anything more?

June 5th through the 14th, 2015:  Rendezvous Film Festival.   A 9-day film festival with locations throughout Amelia Island.  Events include themed nights. international nights, a 3-day interactive film expo, and outdoor film screenings, multiple concerts, red carpet events and many other chances to rub elbows with the film industry.

June 6th and 7th, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

June 11th through the 27th, 2015.  Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “Fox On The Fairway”.  Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor) sets his comic sights on the world of golf.  For full information including prices and availability please visit their website.

June 13th, 2015: 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.

July 3rd, 2015.  Sounds on Center Free Community Concert. Featuring Spice and the Po Boys playing R&B and New Orleans style blues.  These well attended free concerts take place on Center Street between 6 and 8 PM with the band setting up right outside the Palace Saloon.  Great music, dancing and The Fernandina Beach Pirates Club.  And it is free!  Who could ask for anything more?

July 4th and 5th, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

July 11th, 2015: 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.

August 1st and 2nd, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

August 7th, 2015.  Sounds on Center Free Community Concert. Featuring Island Vibe playing music through the ages and classic tunes.  These well attended free concerts take place on Center Street between 6 and 8 PM with the band setting up right outside the Palace Saloon.  Great music, dancing and The Fernandina Beach Pirates Club.  And it is free!  Who could ask for anything more?

August 8th, 2015: 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.

August 13th through the 29th, 2015.  Amelia Island Community Theatre‘s performance of “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change”.  A musical comedy about love and marriage.  For full information including prices and availability please visit their website.

September 4th, 2015.  Sounds on Center Free Community Concert. Featuring Jimmy Beats playing reggae and soulful Caribbean sounds.  These well attended free concerts take place on Center Street between 6 and 8 PM with the band setting up right outside the Palace Saloon.  Great music, dancing and The Fernandina Beach Pirates Club.  And it is free!  Who could ask for anything more?

September 5th and 6th, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

September 12th, 2015: 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.

September 19th and 20th, 2015.  Spanish American War Event at Fort Clinch State Park.  A weekend event to commemorate the part that Fort Clinch played in the Spanish-American War. The fort will be filled with uniformed interpreters and participants will also be able to enjoy exhibits of the armament and period military equipment.

October 2nd, 2015.  Sounds on Center Free Community Concert. Featuring Crescendo Amelia.  These well attended free concerts take place on Center Street between 6 and 8 PM with the band setting up right outside the Palace Saloon.  Great music, dancing and The Fernandina Beach Pirates Club.  And it is free!  Who could ask for anything more?

October 3rd and 4th, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

October 10th, 2015: 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.

October 10th and 11th, 2015.  Confederate Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

November 7th and 8th, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

November 14th and 15th, 2015.  Petanque America Open.  Amelia Island is the venue for the international community of Pétanque. Players compete at the downtown marina, surrounded by plenty of cafes, restaurants and shops – much like the French Mediterranean coast, where Pétanque started in 1907.

November 14th, 2015: 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.

November 14th and 15th, 2015.  History of the American Soldier at Fort Clinch State Park.  Join in this interactive salute to our armed forces. Visitors will enjoy two days filled with military history and displays from the Revolutionary War to present day while interacting with living historians from each major U.S. military conflict. Period music and firing demonstrations will also highlight the experience. Veterans and active duty military are invited to come dressed in uniform.

December 5th and 6th, 2015.  Union Garrison at Fort Clinch State Park.  The Weekend Garrison allows 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, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life.

December 12th, 2015: 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.

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