Just because summer ends, doesn’t mean the 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 our island’s annual fall events below and get ready to FALL in Love with Amelia Island!

Concert Series Fernandina Beach Downtown

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 beginning in April and continues through the fall (October is the last concert each year). Get ready for some classic rock, blues, and oldies!

Amelia Island Dance Festival

If you are visiting Amelia Island in the fall, be sure to check out the Amelia Island Dance Festival! This newish festival allows attendees to experience dance in a variety of venues and ways, with a group of recreational dancers and professional artists coming together to promote dance in the Amelia Island community.

Fish To Fork

If you’re embarking on an Amelia Island getaway in October, don’t miss out on the Annual Fish to Fork culinary event at the Omni Amelia Island Resort! 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!

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!

Amelia Island Jazz Festival

Get ready for 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 often staged in several venues around Amelia Island, previously including Fernandina Beach Golf Club, The Sandbar & Kitchen, and Tortuga Jacks at Sliders Seaside Grill. The Amelia Island Jazz Festival funds a scholarship program for aspiring jazz musicians.

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 just a 30-minute drive away in 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.