After a break due to the Covid pandemic, the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival returns in its traditional spot in early May. To honor our favorite crustacean, we present our Shrimp Festival recipe issue, sharing great shrimp recipes from the island’s best restaurants. Enjoy!
Hear fascinating stories of the families, businesses and marine industries that shaped downtown Fernandina over the past 175 years. Discover historic buildings like the Customs Office (now our Post Office), Courthouse and Chandlery Building, and learn how a town decimated by fires and hurricanes rebuilt every time. This walk through our National Historic District lasts […]
On the second Saturday of each month, participating galleries host art events and open houses during the second Saturday Artrageous Artwalk to showcase their resident artists. Locals and tourists alike can enjoy the various types of art that each gallery has to offer as well as meet the artists. Photography, pottery, copper, metal, fused, as well as […]
On Thursday, May 5 at 5 p.m., Story and Song Bookstore Bistro presents Pamela Terry and her debut novel, Sweet Taste of Muscadines. In this intimate novel, written with deep compassion and sharp wit, a woman returns to her small southern hometown in the wake of a tragedy—only to find the past upended by stunning […]