2019 Opening of the Beaches

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The City of Jacksonville Beach welcomes you to the 73rd Annual Opening of the Beaches Parade! This FREE, family-friendly event “officially” starts the beach season. One of the Pirate Club’s favorite annual events, it is the City’s purpose to make this parade an expression of pride and community spirit of…

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2019 St. Augustine Easter Parade

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Now in its 60th year, the St. Augustine Easter Parade has been a traditional parade for the Fernandina Pirates Club to enter. This is the nation’s second oldest Easter Parade. The Parada de los Caballos y Coches (Parade of Horses and Carriages) has commemorated the Easter holiday every year since…

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Dance with Pirates at Sounds on Centre 2016

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Sounds on Centre is a free event, fun for the entire family. Concerts are on the first Friday of the month from April through October, excluding May to enjoy the Shrimp Festival. Sounds on Centre is located at the intersection of Second Street and Centre Street in historic, downtown Fernandina…

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Pirate Patches

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Written by: Cyndi Jones Members of the Fernandina Pirates Club wear a patch, usually on their hat, arm or boot, to show that they are actual members of the Fernandina Pirates Club. During the Shrimp Festival, you may see many different pirates. There are short pirates, tall pirates, pirates wearing…

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