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Amelia Island Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival
Fernandina Beach is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry, and its historic downtown pulls out all the stops at this beloved celebration every May, which has been a part of Island life for over 50 years. One of the premier festivals in the Southeast, the Festival brings together the love of shrimp and the best of arts and entertainment, all set in the beautiful Historic District of Fernandina Beach, Florida. Enjoy the fine arts and crafts, vintage collectibles, regional and local live music, shrimp caught and served locally, seafood dishes, The Pirate’s parade, fireworks, and family fun including the Kids Fun Zone!
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