Just because summer is almost over, doesn’t mean fun needs to end too! As the season shifts to fall, several events start to fill the calendar on Amelia Island! Take a look at the fall events below and get ready to FALL in Love with Amelia Island!


Sounds on Centre

Bring your friends and a lawn chair and get ready for an awesome outdoor experience. You will enjoy a free concert and a relaxing atmosphere in Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach. This event takes place on the first Friday of the month (August, September, October). Get ready for some classic rock, blues, and oldies!

Amelia Island Dance Festival

If you are visiting Amelia Island in September, be sure to mark your calendar and check out the Amelia Island Dance Festival! You will experience a variety of performing arts and an incredible atmosphere. Gather your family and friends and get ready to enjoy this vibrant and exclusive event.

Courtyard Marriott, 2700 Atlantic Ave.
** Amelia Community Theatre, Studios 207 & 209 Cedar St.

*** Atlantic Recreation Center, 2500 Atlantic Ave.

Fish To Fork

If you’re embarking on an Amelia Island getaway in October, don’t miss out on the 7th Annual Fish to Fork culinary event! You will enjoy a stunning atmosphere with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, dock-to-dish specialties, different chefs from around the country, and delicious meals! There will be a chef showdown on Saturday night with a live vote!

September 29 – October 2

Omni Amelia Island Resort

Schedule of Events

Island Hop Craft Beer Festival

Here’s your chance to celebrate all things beer all weekend long. Welcome to the Island Hop Craft Beer Festival on Amelia Island. Grab your family and friends and get ready for a fun and tasty weekend. You will come across live music, food trucks, family-friendly activities, and of course, delicious beer!

September 30 – October 2

Amelia Island Jazz Festival

Get set for an entire week of cool sounds, a serene atmosphere, and awesome jazz! The Amelia Island Jazz Festival features top jazz musicians as well as up-and-coming young talent. Performances are staged in several venues around Amelia Island including Fernandina Beach Golf Club, The Sandbar & Kitchen, and Tortuga Jacks at Sliders Seaside Grill. The Amelia Island Jazz Festival is a fundraiser for the nonprofit 501(c)3 corporation, funding a scholarship program for aspiring jazz musicians.

October 2 – October 9

Northeast Florida Fair

The Northeast Florida Fair is the perfect event for both children and grownups. You will find thrill rides, great food from local vendors, a variety of sweet treats, live music, farm animals, and more!

October 13 – October 23

Callahan, FL

Book your Fall gateway with us today and be sure to check our Fall recommendations! Destination Amelia offers a variety of vacation homes in the area, perfect for a short trip or even an extended stay. 

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