Dickens on Centre - Event Schedule

 
Thursday, December 7
Lighted Christmas Parade
6pm, America’s Youth lights up downtown Fernandina Beach with the annual Lighted Christmas Parade - CANCELED
 
Friday, December 8, 5-9pm - CANCELED
5-6pm, Stage - Yancy Clegg
5-6pm, Kid Zone - Children’s Story Telling
5 & 6pm, Welcome Center - Dickens After Dark Ghost Tours, $10 adult/$5 kid
6-6:30pm, Stage - Opening Ceremony w/ Phil Amato, St. Nick Welcome & Reading of The Night Before Christmas
6-8pm, Centre Street - Caricature Artist & Old Fashioned Photos
6:45-7:15pm, Stage - Yulee High School Band
7-8pm, Kid Zone - Children’s Story Telling
7:45-9pm, Stage - King Guys Band
  
Saturday, December 9, 10am-9pm
8am, Main Beach - Run Like The Dickens, 1 mile sprint, all ages
10-11am, Stage - Amelia Island String Ensemble
10am-2pm, Welcome Center - Historic Walking Tours, free
11-11:30am, Welcome Center - Fernandina Beach High School Band
11am, Welcome Center - Parade of Paws
11:30am-12pm, Stage - Fernandina Beach High School Chorus 
12-12:30pm, Stage - Fernandina Beach High School Saxophone Quartet
12-4pm, Centre Street - Caricature Artist
12-7pm, Welcome Center - Holiday Gift Wrapping
1-2pm, Stage - Chris Thomas Band
2-4pm, Kid Zone - Children’s Story Telling
2:30-4pm, Stage - Amy and Dillon Basse
3-5pm, Centre Street - Old Fashioned Photos
3-7pm, Centre Street - Holiday Carolers
4:30-5:45pm, Stage - Crescendo Amelia
5 & 6pm, Welcome Center - Dickens After Dark Ghost Tours, $10 adult/$5 kid
5-8:30pm, Art Galleries - Second Saturday Artrageous Artwalk
6-6:15pm, Stage - Royal Amelia Dance Academy
6-6:30pm, Stage - St. Nick Welcome with Phil Amato & Reading of The Night Before Christmas
7:30pm-9pm, Stage - One Man Performance of A Christmas Carol by Jason Woods

Sunday, December 10, 10am-7pm
10-11:30am, Stage - James and Sylvia Kalal
10am-2pm, Welcome Center - Historic Walking Tours, free
10am-6pm, Welcome Center - Holiday Gift Wrapping
12-12:30pm, Stage - Holiday Bells by Pam Bell
12-4pm, Centre Street - Caricature Artist
12-4pm, Centre Street - Holiday Carolers
1-2pm, Stage - Dueling Pianos w/ Michael Murphy
1-3pm, Kid Zone - Children’s Story Telling
2:30-3:30pm, Stage - Nassau Community Band
3:30pm-3:45pm, Stage - Reading of The Night Before Christmas
4-5pm, Stage - Gabriel Arnold
5:30-7pm, Stage - ReVoiced

Kid Zone - All weekend
Letter Writing to St. Nick
Ornament Toss and Holiday Corn Hole
Giant Chess, Checkers and Jenga
Ring Toss and Tic-Tac-Toe
Holiday Craft
Rocking Horses

Marketplace & Artist Alley
Shop for holiday gifts at our vendors and artists along Centre Street and on Artist Alley on North 2nd Street - brought to your by the Island Art Association.

Call Outs
Photos with St. Nick
with Boston Photograph
Friday, 7-9pm
Saturday & Sunday, 11am-1p & 3pm-6pm

Fezziwig’s Courtyard
with Marlin & Barrel
Friday, 5-9pm
Saturday, 1-9pm
Sunday, 1-7pm

Old Fashion Photos
Friday, 6-8pm
Saturday, 3-5pm

Additional Events – Contact organizations directly for tickets and information
It's a Wonderful Life
Amelia Community Theatre
Friday & Saturday 8pm, Sunday 2pm

Victorian Evensong
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
Friday, 5pm

Run Like the Dickens, 5K
Main Beach
Saturday, 8am

Santa Breakfast in Candy Land
Woman’s Club 
Saturday, 10am

Family-friendly A Christmas Carol
Amelia Community Theatre | Friends of the Library
Saturday, 11am
  
Holiday Cookie Tour
Bed & Breakfast Inns 
Saturday, 12-5pm
 
AmeliaIslandChristmas.com
 
 

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