ISLE OF EIGHT FLAGS SHRIMP FESTIVAL
102 Centre St.
Fernandina Beach, FL
3, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. May
4 and 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Swamp Cabbage and the Parker Urban Band jumpstart the 50th annual Shrimp Festival with a pre-festival concert. Then, the weekend festivities include fireworks, pirate invasions, arts, antiques, crafts, a kids’ fun zone, a 5K run, the Shrimp Festival Scholarship Pageant, live music on two stages and a boat parade. Pre-festival sunset concert: 6-9:30 p.m. May 2; Shrimp Festival: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. May 3, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. May 4 and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 5, held in the center of downtown Fernandina Beach, free, shrimpfestival.com.