Activities Calendar

Find your Island thing by searching upcoming activities. You can search by activity name or interest. If you know your arrival date, you can open the calendar window and add your dates to narrow your search results. Pro tip: On Amelia Island, we have several activities that occur daily and weekly, so you can also click any series to see all upcoming dates for that specific activity. Have something to add? Submit an activity to our calendar. We’ll see you soon.

Dickens Dining & Drinks

Event Series Dickens Dining & Drinks

Enhance your holiday fun with the Dickens Dining & Drinks Experience - a web based trail with participating food & drink establishments as well as Dickens event check-in locations! Sign up via QR Code, validate your email, check-in and collect points. Redeem for exclusive Dickens on Centre prizes like event t-shirt, beanie, and ornament.

Amelia Island Historic Tours

Brought to you by: Amelia Island Historic Tours

Event Series Historic Tour Series
Historic Downtown Fernandina - Historic Tours Bus Stop 170 Ash Street Fernandina Beach, Florida, Fernandina Beach, FL, United States

Ride into the past and learn the stories of Amelia Island and the eight flags that have flown over its historically rich land. We take you on a journey from the time the Timucua Indians inhabited this area into to the modern day shrimping industry. NOTE: Tours run every day at 10.00am, 1.00pm and 3.00pm (Sunday 3.00pm […]

Cost: $39

Kayaking & SUP

Brought to you by: Amelia Island Kayak Excursions

Event Series Kayaking & SUP

Paddle Amelia’s saltmarsh and estuary, explore “old Florida” wilderness scenery, visit Cumberland Island, see the lighthouse and more. Award-winning local family business offering professionally guided kayak tours/rentals, SUP’s, and private motorboat tours for Amelia Island and the surrounding waterways. We welcome families as well as small or large groups. We have a passion for the […]

Cost: $60

Cumberland Island Boat Tour

Brought to you by: Amelia River Cruises & Charters

Event Series Cumberland Sound Boat Tour Series

Get an overview of the historical and ecological features of Amelia and Cumberland Island. This narrated tour offers history and wildlife. Since 2000, Amelia River Cruises and Charters has offered sightseeing tours from Fernandina's historic waterfront to the breathtaking views of wild horses, the fascinating stories will enrich your coastal journey with intrigue and wonder. […]

Junior Chef Night

Brought to you by: Sandbar Amelia Island

Sandbar Amelia Island 2910 Atlantic Avenue, Fernandina Beach, FL, United States

Calling all Junior Chefs! Sandbar Amelia Island is holding its first-ever Junior Chef Night and we hope to see you there! Join us on Wednesday, December 6th, from 5pm – 7pm, for a night of pizza-making fun and lots of flavor. Junior Chefs can join in on the fun for only $15. Each participant will […]

Cost: $15

Drop-in Art Studios

Event Series Drop-in Art Studio Series
Island Art Association Education Center 18 N. 2nd St., Fernandina Beach, FL, United States

Bring your own supplies to the Island Art Assoc. on Tues and Thursday to paint with a group. No registration, just show up. Any Medium Painting. Tuesdays with Diane Withrow  and Thursdays with Chris McCall.

Cost: $5

Mindfulness & Meditation

Brought to you by: Story & Song Bookstore Bistro

Event Series Mindfulness & Meditation Series

Take time for yourself, relaxing with mindful breathing patterns, guided visualizations and heart felt positive affirmations that connect mind, body and spirit. Carolyn Engleson is a Certified Holistic Nurse and Health and Wellness Coach with an extensive background in community health nursing and education. Come learn how to enhance your feeling of well-being and calmness.

Cost: Free

Dickens Illuminated Procession

Front Street N Front St, Fernandina Beach, FL, United States

The 4th Annual Dickens Illuminated Procession walking parade kicks off Dickens on Centre, Thursday, December 7th. Participation to march in the procession is free and food is available for purchase from local food trucks. Participants are encouraged to bring illuminated lanterns or something that shines, glows or twinkles. Only battery operated lights and lanterns will […]

Dickens on Centre

Downtown Fernandina Beach S.3rd St. between Centre St. and Ash St., Fernandina Beach, United States

A Victorian Christmas Festival That Transforms Historic Fernandina Beach Into Victorian London!Travel back in time December 7-10, 2023 during the ninth annual Dickens on Centre festival in historic downtown Fernandina Beach, Florida, on beautiful Amelia Island. Free to the public, this Victorian holiday festival is sure to enliven your Christmas spirit. Throughout the weekend, feel […]

Cost: Free

Cocktail Tour – Amelia Island Downtown Tasting Tours

Brought to you by: Amelia Island Downtown Tasting Tours

Event Series Downtown Tasting Tour Series

It's a mobile cocktail party in beautiful downtown Amelia Island! On this 2-hour guided walking tour, you will enjoy the unique character of our local bars. Each Cocktail Tour has four stops. On each stop, our tour guests will enjoy a tour cocktail and find out about each bar’s history. This local’s experience is a […]

Cost: $59

Moonlight Yoga at the Williams House

Brought to you by: Amelia Island Williams House

The Williams House offers Yoga on the front lawn of the Inn. Our class incorporates flow sequences and short holds to improve balance, strength, and flexibility. We link our movements with our breath to focus on ourselves, a perfect way to relieve stress. Poses will be modified for all levels in this series that will […]

Cost: $35