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 We’re already in the holiday spirit. Perhaps it’s knowing that Yankee Candle has new winter scents ready to be unboxed, or the anticipation of our annual Dickens on Centre festival that’s bringing Victorian Christmas splendor back to life Dec. 8–11 on Amelia Island. From glittering Victorian homes and costumed entertainers to the Enchanted Village, see why you don’t want to miss Dickens on Centre.

Dickens on Centre

Inspired by Charles Dickens' novella, A Christmas Carol, the 8th Annual Dickens on Centre festival transforms downtown Fernandina Beach into a classic English Village!

Come make memories at Dickens on Centre, a Victorian Christmas festival featuring:

Holiday Entertainment  |  Tiny Tim's Kid Zone |  Costumed Characters  |  Festive Food & Drink  |  Victorian Costume Contest  | St. Nick Visits  |  Holiday Movies  |  Enchanted Village  |  Fezziwig's Courtyard and more!


Yankee Candle®

Yankee Candle is known to bringing joy to your loved ones for the holiday and all year long. A scented candle that perfectly matches the person on your list is a wonderful choice when it comes to giving a thoughtful, personal, and long-lasting gift.  From Balsam & Cedar to Red Apple Wreath and more including new winter scents, browse our holiday fragrances and find just the scent you’re looking for.


Amelia Vacations by Fernandina Beach Realty

Our Mission at Fernandina Beach Realty and Amelia Vacations is to provide exceptional service to every customer and client, using Christian principles and practices, and treat them as if they were an honored guest in our home. Our honest and professional real estate and rental staff are committed to providing this level of service each and every day, without fail, no exception.

Our excellent beachside location lends a hand to our expertise on the beach of Amelia. Our staff specializes in oceanfront condominiums, homes, rental property and lots. We have also played an important role in the commercial renovations at Main Beach. Several staff members are also experts on property off the Island, such as Yulee, where you may find large acreage tracts or farms. Whatever your need, we have someone that can assist you.


Ciao Italian Eatery

Ciao, located in the heart of downtown Fernandina Beach, with Luca, cooking from the heart, is as passionate for wonderful traditional Italian dishes and house specialties as well as attentive service.

Together with Brandon, his son, it is truly their passion for your experience to be memorable and exceptional.

In an upscale yet casual, modern setting, wonderful ambiance assures your perfect evening.

Join us for dinner or light fare, from our exceptional ultra thin crust pizza, appetizers, pasta, seafood and entrees.  There is a beautiful full bar, hand crafted cocktails, extensive wine list and Peroni on tap




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.