Category Archives: Arts & Culture

2022 Amelia Island Film Festival kicks off February 24

Amelia Island Film Festival Press Release February 22, 2022  Featuring Over 50 Screenings, Block Party, [...]

PAM Studios to premier show screening of ’40 Akerz & a Brew’ at Amelia Island Film Festival – Feb 25

Media Release February 21, 2022 Reality television series pilot to air at annual festival on [...]

Jax PBS Kids Writing Contest Announced

Press Release Jacksonville Public Media February 19, 2022

Arts Alive to host the “Buckets N Boards”

Arts Alive Nassau will host the “Buckets N Boards” Arts Alive Nassau will host the [...]

African American Read-In Feb. 28 at Fernandina Beach branch library

From The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager February 10, 2022 On Monday, [...]

AMP presents Senior Moments in March

February 9, 2022 A powerful musical romp through various aspects of aging – from the [...]

“The Hallelujah Girls” opens February 11 at Amelia Community Theatre

Amelia Community Theatre By Linda McClane February 5, 2022   Set in Eden Falls, Georgia, [...]

The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival presents the Dover Quartet – Feb 13

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Press Release Gayle MacIntyre Marketing Consultant February 2, 2022 Sunday, [...]

History Museum Brown Bag Lunch program – February 2

Author of the forthcoming book St. Michael’s Parish: Celebrating 150-years in Fernandina Beach, Florida, John [...]

First Lady Casey DeSantis Announces 2022 Black History Month Student and Educator Contests

Office of the Governor Media Release January 25, 2022   Student essay contest winners will [...]

January 31, 2022 is American Beach Day

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager January 24, 2022     [...]

Best Movie of 2021

By Evelyn C. McDonald January 18, 2022 Movies have been a nice distraction in pandemic [...]

Brewster Nurses Gallery to open at former Brewster Hospital and headquarters of North Florida Land Trust

North Florida Land Trust Media Release January 18, 2022 The grand opening will be held [...]

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery marks January 17 reopening with new show

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release January 12, 2022 Members of the Plantation Artists’ [...]

Best book of 2021?

By Evelyn McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter January 11, 2022 At the end of the [...]

The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Presents American Soprano Renée Fleming on Friday, January 14th

  Press Release December 24, 2021   Amelia Island, FL — Renée Fleming, one of [...]

Fishing for love

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter December 14, 2021 Fishing For Love from [...]

Looking for that special holiday gift?

MEDIA RELEASE Gayle MacIntyre Marketing Consultant Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival The Amelia Island Chamber [...]

Amelia Island Chamber Singers presents a free concert: “A Christmas Kaleidoscope” on Dec 11 &12

Amelia Island Chamber Singers Press Release Submitted by Mack Sisson December 3, 2021

Amelia Island Art Association to hold “Capturing the Light” workshop

Amelia Island Art Association, December 1, 2021

Miss Bennett: Christmas at Pemberley opens at Amelia Community Theatre

Amelia Community Theatre Submitted by Linda McClane November 29, 2021 With wit and good cheer, [...]

Story & Song presents Happy Holidays & All That Jazz

Story & Song Neighborhood Bookstore Bistro 1430 Park Avenue Amelia Island, FL 32034 November 29, [...]

An afternoon of art lectures scheduled for 2022

Cummer Amelia Press Release November 30, 2021   Cummer Amelia is pleased to announce it [...]

Look Back: A Photo Exhibit Capturing 2020

  from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager   11/17/21 @ 1:10 [...]

Jingle through the holidays with the Jacksonville Symphony

Jacksonville Symphony Media Release November 16, 2021     The Jacksonville Symphony presents a jam-packed [...]

Holiday Window Painting on Centre Street November 20, 2021

Fernandina Beach Main Street Media Release November 16, 2021 On Saturday, November 20th, beginning at [...]

ALL TOGETHER NOW!

Amelia Musical Playhouse Media Release November 2, 2021 Amelia Musical Playhouse is thrilled to present [...]

November History Museum programs

“The History of Paper Making on Amelia Island” with Eric Schmidt Brown Bag Lunch Presentation [...]

Orleans to perform live at the WJCT soundstage November 5

WJCT Media Release – October 26, 2021       For more information including ticket [...]

AICMF Young Patron Membership is free, offers benefits

  Media Release October 29, 2021   Amelia Island, FL — If you love music [...]

ACT presents Gilly Bizarre October 29, 30

  207 & 209 Cedar Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034     (904) 261-6749     [email protected] [...]

FSCJ’s DramaWorks to Present Updated Version of the Classic Story of the Italian Folktale “Pinocchio”

FSCJ Media Release October 12, 2021 Florida State College at Jacksonville’s (FSCJ) DramaWorks will present [...]

Flagler College Receives a $600,000 Grant for Their Guana Peninsula Project

Flagler College/FPAN Press release October  4, 2021   The NOAA’s National Estuarine Research Reserve System [...]

Flaming Idiots opens at Amelia Community Theatre

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release By Linda McClane October 4, 2021 Amelia Community Theatre begins [...]

History Museum talks and exhibits during October

October 1, 2021 MEDIA RELEASE Although often cast as background players to the history of [...]

Arts & Culture Nassau announces grant program to encourage projects for senior citizens

Arts & Culture Nassau Press Release September 30, 2021 Arts and Culture Nassau (ACN) is [...]

Falling for Shrimp this weekend

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst September 25, 2021 Like many of [...]

Florida Forum Tickets Now On Sale

Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital PRESS RELEASE September 24. 2021 Featuring Terry Bradshaw, Maj. [...]

FBCC proclaims Les Demerle Amelia Island Jazz Festival Week October 3-10, 2021

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst September 22, 2021   It’s time [...]

City Proclaims September 15-October 15, 2021 “National Hispanic Heritage Month”

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst September 22, 2021 “National Hispanic Heritage [...]

History Museum program on Cuba kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month

  In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, our new temporary exhibit will open this Friday. [...]

Amelia Musical Playhouse presents: The Oldest Profession

September 15, 2021 Sep 24 – Sep 26 Directed by: Linda Janca Five aging practitioners of [...]

Baracoa Artists Exhibit

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter September 2021 On September 17, a unique [...]

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Stephan R. Leimberg unseenimages.com September 11, 2021 Editor’s note: A native of Wildwood, New [...]

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Brent Collins August 27, 2021 Editor’s Note: Brent Collins is originally from Pennsylvania. When [...]

What’s new at the Cummer Museum

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens Media Release 829 Riverside Avenue Jacksonville, Florida 32204 August [...]

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery – “Places I Have Visited”

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release August 2021 Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery (PAGG) [...]

Fernandina Beach Market Place – 30 tents with arts & crafts, seasonal produce, and more

Fernandina Beach Market Place Press Release Submitted by Judi Mackie August 27, 2021 The Fernandina [...]

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Stephan R. Leimberg unseenimages.com August 21,  2021 Editor’s note: A native of Wildwood, New [...]

Amelia Island Jazz Festival to celebrate 18th year this October

Guitarist John Pizzarelli and Saxophonist/Clarinetist Ken Peplowski, two legendary and critically acclaimed jazz musicians, will [...]

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Bill Birdsong August 14, 2021   Editor’s Note: William Birdsong was born in Jacksonville, [...]

Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital Announces Date Change for Florida Forum Speaker Tim McGraw

Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital Media Release August 12, 2021   The Women’s Board [...]

Second Saturday Artwalk Special Events

Island Art Association Press Release Submitted by Marla McDaniel August 14, 2021 “Island Art Association [...]

Amelia Musical Playhouse presents “Perfect Wedding”

For more information about AMP and to obtain tickets, visit their website: https://www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com

Amelia Island Book Festival Annual Lunch to be held October 21

Amelia Island Book Festival Submitted by Diana Frank, Author August 6, 2021 The Amelia Island [...]