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5th Annual Shrimp Drop Rings in the New Year on December 31

Dec 20, 2019 02:11AM ● By Karen Miller

Light Up Amelia, along with Florida Public Utilities, the Amelia Island Tourism Development Council, and the City of Fernandina Beach, are pleased to present the 5th Annual New Year's Eve Shrimp Drop! The Shrimp Drop is a family-oriented New Year's Eve jubilee at Fernandina Beach's waterfront downtown, celebrating the last moments of 2019 with the dropping of a lighted shrimp, and a fireworks display.

Music, laser shows, food, street vendors, and bounce houses will be on site at the waterfront from 5 to 8 p.m., with the Shrimp Drop taking place at 7 p.m. sharp, and fireworks to follow. Come out and enjoy the 4th Annual New Year's Eve Shrimp Drop; it's shrimply the best way to ring in the new year! (Photo by Deremer Studios)