« Back to Calendar

Right Whale Festival

11/2/2019 10:00:00 AM
Main Beach Park
32 N Fletcher Ave. Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM

Date: November 02, 2019

Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Venue: Main Beach Park

Address: 32 N Fletcher Ave. Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034

Age Range: All Ages

Cost: Free Admission

The Right Whale Festival celebrates the annual return of endangered North Atlantic right whales to the warm coastal water off northeast Florida and Georgia, where they give birth to and nurse their young. With as few as 450 remaining, this family-fun event raises awareness of the threats to right whales and how we can help in their recovery. The festival highlights local efforts to protect these whales from extinction, as well as ocean-themed activities and exhibits that emphasize education and environmentally responsible adventures and products. The Right Whale Festival attracts 8,000+ visitors each year! Free Admission - Come early and spend the day! Hours are Saturday, 10am - 6pm and Sunday, 10am - 3pm.
Visit Website

About Amelia Island

Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.