Fernandina Beach Market Place
Submitted by Judi Mackie
July 8, 2021
The Fernandina Beach Arts Market will be open adjacent to the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market located on North Seventh Street, in historic downtown Saturday. Open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., rain or shine, you will enjoy nearly 70 tents of seasonal produce, fresh baked breads, artisan foods, and fine arts and crafts. In the farmers market Jaxma Orchids will be on-site with a breathtaking variety of blooming orchids. An-believable Egg Roll is back this week, too, with homemade egg rolls, shrimp rolls, and pot stickers in beef, pork, chicken, or vegetarian. Another popular vendor attending this week is Me, Myself and Pies. They bring homemade sweet and savory pies in two different sizes.
The Arts Market offers something for everyone. Hand crafted knives, fine and whimsical jewelry, wind chimes, apparel, toys, woodworking, stylized drinking cups, Amelia Island boxes, and authors selling their own series of books. Bring your family, friends, neighbors, and dogs for a wonderful morning’s walk outdoors and breath in our fresh, salty air.
Well-behaved and leashed pets even have their own vendors to visit at the Arts Market and in the Market Place. Bark-N-Bake dog treats, The Collar Cottage leashes and collars, and new this week is The PupCycle, where they will be selling pup cups of ice cream.
Music will be provided by Bruce Beville and our Booth With a Cause is The Women’s Center of Jacksonville. WCJ is the certified Rape Crisis Center for Duval, Nassau, and Baker Counties and provides forensic exams for sexual assault survivors of all genders over the age of 18.