The 3rd Annual Dickens Illuminated Procession walking parade kicks off Dickens on Centre, Thursday, December 8th. 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 be permitted (no open flames or candles). Show off your holiday spirit and creativity by creating homemade lanterns!!





Procession Schedule

~ 5:00pm ~
Music, food trucks, and general holiday merriment begins downtown near the Christmas Tree on Front Street

~ 6:45pm ~
Procession participants gather on Front Street 

~ 7:00pm ~ 
Procession begins
Parade Route: East on Ash Street, North on 6th Street, and West on Centre Street

~ 7:30pm ~ 
A surprise, illuminated finale will end the evening fun over the riverfront!

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.