Facility Descriptions & Rental Rates

Rental Codes


For all rentals of indoor facilities, pavilions, picnic shelters, open/green space, and athletic fields, please note:
  • City rental rates apply to those renters that reside in the City limits
  • Non-City rental rates apply to those renters that reside outside the City limits
  • Half Day* rentals = up to 5 hours
  • Full Day* rentals = over 5 hours but within specified rental hours
  • Sales tax will be added to all rental amounts unless proof of tax exempt status is provided

* Does not apply to athletic fields

Atlantic Recreation Center - 2500 Atlantic Avenue


The Atlantic Recreation Center is the administrative center for the Parks & Recreation Department.  It houses our Amelia Pre-School, Camp Amelia After-School and Camp Amelia Summer Camp programs; aquatics office; senior programs; and other programs.


Rental area:  Auditorium

The Atlantic Auditorium is 5684 square feet (98' x 58') with a max capacity of 800 standing and 375 sitting (at tables).  It has block walls, tiled floors, and a stage.  There are 225 chairs, thirty (30) 8' banquet tables, and 8 round tables for use.  The full kitchen features 1 refrigerator available to renters, double electric range stoves, a microwave, sinks, an island counter space, and an ice machine.

Fees (include use of kitchen and wifi)
  • Full Day Commercial:

    $975.00

    / Half Day Commercial:

    $625.00

  • Full Day Private - City:

    $500

    / Half Day Private - City:

    $350.00

  • Full Day Private - Non-City:

    $625.00

    / Half Day Private - Non-City:

    $438.00

  • Full Day Non-Profit:

    $275.00

    / Half Day Non-Profit

    $225.00

  • Wireless sound system:

    $50.00/day



Rental area:  Atlantic Nature Pavilion

This pavilion is located behind Pirate Playground and near a baseball/softball practice field and restrooms.  Four (4) picnic tables are at the pavilion.
  • Full day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non-City):

    $31.00

  • $50 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals
Rental item:  Message Marquee

A marquee, located along Atlantic Avenue in front of the Atlantic Recreation Center, is available to post messages.  It has two (2) sides - one facing the east, one facing the west - and each side has four (4) lines that can hold sixteen (16) letters/characters per line.
  • $10

    per day per side

Other amenities at the Atlantic Recreation Center
  • Swimming pool
  • Kids' activity pool  
  • Playground
  • Youth softball field - Joe Velardi Field
  • Fitness Center - Atlantic Fitness Room
  • Home of Pirate Playground, an all-accessible playground for children of all types of physical abilities. Find out more at www.8flagsplayscapes.org

Atlantic Auditorium
Atlantic Recreation Center Auditorium (view from entrance)

Atlantic Auditorium
Atlantic Recreation Center Auditorium (view from stage)

Atlantic Kitchen
Atlantic Recreation Center - Kitchen

Atlantic Kitchen
Atlantic Recreation Center - Kitchen

Pirate Playground
Pirate Playground

Atlantic Nature Pavilion
Atlantic Nature Pavilion

MLK, Jr. Recreation Center - 1200 Elm Street


The MLK, Jr. Recreation Center offers after-school tutoring; a summer tutoring program; co-ed exercise class; and other programs.


Rental Area:  Auditorium

The MLK, Jr. Auditorium is 1478 sq. ft. with a max capacity of 211 standing and 99 sitting (at tables).  It has a full kitchen, with a refrigerator, electric range stove, sink, microwave, ice machine, and island counter space.  There are 79 chairs and 8 round tables for use.

Fees (include use of kitchen and wifi)
  • Full Day Commercial:

    $550.00

    / Half Day Commercial:

    $395.00

  • Full Day Private - City:

    $290.00

    / Half Day Private - City:

    $210.00

  • Full Day Private - Non-City:

    $363.00

    / Half Day Private - Non-City:

    $263.00

  • Full Day Non-Profit:

    $185.00 /

    Half Day Non-Profit:

    $131.00



Rental Areas:  Pavilions #1 (14' x 40') and #2 (30' x 60')

These pavilions are conveniently located near a playground, an outdoor basketball court, a baseball/softball field, and restrooms

Fees (per pavilion)
  • Full Day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non-City):

    $31.00

  • Access to electricity available at no charge
  • $50 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals

Rental item:   Message Marquee

A marquee, located along Elm Street in front of the MLK, Jr. Recreation Center, is available to post messages.  It has two (2) sides - one facing the east, one facing the west - and each side has six (6) lines that can hold sixteen (16) letters/characters per line.
  • $10

    per day per side

Other amenities at the MLK, Jr. Recreation Center
  • Playground with covered picnic area and picnic tables
  • Baseball practice field
  • Lighted baseball playing field - Charles Albert Field
  • Lighted horseshoe pit
  • Lighted outdoor basketball court
  • Swimming pool
  • Kids' activity pool

MLK Auditorium
MLK, Jr. Recreation Center - Auditorium

MLK Jr Pavilion 1
MLK, Jr. Pavilion #1

MLK Jr Pavilion 2
MLK, Jr. Pavilion #2

Peck Center - 516 South 10th Street / Peck Gymnasium - 510 South 10th Street


The Peck Center is the former William Henderson Peck High School.  This historic building was built in 1928, and it has been converted into a multi-purpose center, which encompasses the Peck Center and Peck Gymnasium.

The Peck Center is home to several non-profit organizations, as well as the City Attorney, Finance Department, Information Technology Department, and Fire Administration.  Instructed programs (Karate, Gymnastics) are held in the Center's Instructors' Studios located on both the 1st and 2nd floors.


Rental area:  Willie Mae Ashley Peck Auditorium

The Willie Mae Ashley Peck Auditorium is 1543 sq. ft. with a max capacity of 400 standing and 150 seated.  It has a stage, wireless sound system, and piano (upon request), and it comes equipped with 100 cushioned chairs.

Fees
  • Full Day Commercial:

    $500.00

    / Half Day Commercial:

    $300.00

  • Full Day Private - City:

    $250.00

    / Half Day Private - City:

    $200.00

  • Full Day Private - Non-City:

    $313.00

    / Half Day Private - Non-City:

    $250.00

  • Full Day Non-Profit:

    $150.00

    / Half Day Non-Profit:

    $80.00

  • Wireless sound system:

    $50.00

    / day


Rental area:  Reception Room

The Peck Reception Room is 616 sq. ft. with a max capacity of 88 standing and 41 sitting (at tables).  It has 3 conference tables and 25 chairs.

Fees
  • Full Day Commercial:

    $300.00

    / Half Day Commercial:

    $180.00

  • Full Day Private - City:

    $140.00

    / Half Day Private - City:

    $100.00

  • Full Day Private - Non-City:

    $175.00

    / Half Day Private - Non-City:

    $125.00

  • Full Day Non-Profit:

    $80.00

    / Half Day Non-Profit:

    $45.00


Other amenities at the Peck Center
  • Library (open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 2:30-5:00pm; Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00am-12:00pm)
  • 2nd Floor Instructors' Studio
  • 1st Floor Instructors' Studio - Karate; Gymnastics & Parkour


Peck Gymnasium provides a variety of sports programs, including adult basketball leagues, club youth volleyball, open adult volleyball, and open indoor soccer.  A Weight Room (free weights and machines) and Cardio Area (elliptical machines, treadmills, exercise bikes) are available for use by paying daily, monthly, 4-month, or 12-month fees.


Rental area:  Open gym area

Peck Gymnasium is 7693 sq. ft. and has a max capacity of 1099 standing and 513 sitting (at tables).  The Gymnasium offers 6 fixed height basketball goals and 2 in-ground volleyball courts.  Seating is provided via 6 sets of portable bleachers that seat close to 250 people total.  The Gymnasium is also under 24-hour video surveillance for patrons' safety.  Rental of this facility does not include the Cardio Area or Weight Room.

Fees
  • Full Day Commercial:

    $600.00

    / Half Day Commercial:

    $350.00

  • Full Day Private - City:

    $275.00

    / Half Day Private - City:

    $200.00

  • Full Day Private - Non-City:

    $344.00

    / Half Day Private - Non-City:

    $250.00

  • Full Day Non-Profit:

    $150.00

    / Half Day Non-Profit:

    $100.00


Amenities at Peck Gymnasium
  • Basketball court
  • 2 volleyball courts
  • Weight Room with both free weights and machines (not included in rentals)
  • Cardio Area with treadmills, elliptical machines, and exercise bikes (not included in rentals)

Peck Library
Peck Library

Peck Reception Room
Peck Reception Room

Peck Auditorium
Peck Auditorium

Peck Gym Open Gym
Peck Gym Open Court Area

Peck Gym Open Gym
Peck Gym Open Court Area

Charles Eugene Richo Field Pavilion - 516 South 10th Street


This is a covered pavilion (16' x 16') with picnic tables.  It is located near a baseball/softball practice field and open space.  Two (2) soccer goals are located in the open space.

Fees
  • Full Day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non-City):

    $31.00

  • $50.00 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals

Peck Field pavilion
Gene Richo Field Pavilion

Central Park Pavilion - 1200 Atlantic Avenue


This is a covered gazebo, with picnic tables, that also has access to a playground, open space, 4 tennis courts, and restrooms. Access to electricity and water are available.

Fees
  • Full Day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non-City):

    $31.00

  • Access to electricity available at no charge
  • Access to water:

    $75.00/day

    (City) /

    $94.00/day

    (Non-City

    )

  • $50.00 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals

Central Park Pavilion
Central Park Pavilion

Seaside Park Pavilions #1, #2, and #3 - 2002 South Fletcher Avenue


These are covered shelters located at Seaside Park.  They have convenient access to the beach and restrooms.

Fees (per pavilion)
  • Full Day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non- City):

    $31.00

  • $50.00 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals

Click on the following link to view a map of Seaside Park: Seaside Park Map
Seaside Pavilion 1
Seaside Park Pavilion #1

Seaside Pavilion 2
Seaside Park Pavilion #2

Seaside Pavilion 3
Seaside Park Pavilion #3

North Beach Park Pavilions #1 and #2 - 1230 North Fletcher Avenue


These are covered shelters located at North Beach Park.  They have convenient access to the beach.

Fees (per pavilion)
  • Full Day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non-City):

    $31.00

  • $50.00 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals

North Beach Park pavilions
North Beach Park Pavilions

NB Park Pavilion 1
North Beach Park Pavilion #1

NB Park Pavilion 2
North Beach Park Pavilion #2

Main Beach Park - 32 North Fletcher Avenue


Main Beach Park has the following amenities:  playground; 2 pavilions; 6 picnic shelters; picnic tables; beach accesses; wooden boardwalk; outdoor showers; 2 sand volleyball courts (on the beach); multi-purpose court (basketball/inline hockey); open space; and restrooms.


Rental areas:  Pavilions A (20' x 20') and B (15' x 25')

These are covered shelters located on the Main Beach boardwalk (Pavilion A is closest to Sandy Bottoms Restaurant).  They have convenient access to the beach, open space, a playground, 2 sand volleyball courts, outdoor showers, restrooms, and water fountains.

Fees (per pavilion)
  • Full Day rental (City):

    $50.00

    / Half Day rental (City):

    $25.00

  • Full Day rental (Non-City):

    $63.00

    / Half Day rental (Non-City):

    $31.00

  • $50.00 refundable deposit

    on all pavilion rentals


Picnic shelters #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, and #9

These are covered (#5, #7, #8, and #9) or semi-covered (#4 and #6) shelters with picnic tables.  They are first come, first serve. Reservations and rentals are not available for the picnic shelters.


Rental item:  Message Marquee

A marquee, located on the northeast corner of the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and North Fletcher Avenue, facing west, is available to post messages. It has four (4) lines that can hold sixteen (16) letters/characters per line.
  • $10

    per day

Click on the following link to view a map of Main Beach Park: Main Beach Park Map
Main Beach Pavilion A
Main Beach Pavilion A

Main Beach Pavilion B
Main Beach Pavilion B

Main Beach Picnic Shelter 4
Main Beach Picnic Shelter #4

MB Picnic Shelter 5
Main Beach Picnic Shelter #5

MB Picnic Shelter 6
Main Beach Picnic Shelter #6

MB Picnic Shelter 7
Main Beach Picnic Shelter #7

MB Picnic Shelter 8
Main Beach Picnic Shelter #8

MB Picnic Shelter 9
Main Beach Picnic Shelter #9

All City Parking Lots


Fees (per parking lot)
  • City:

    $500 per

    day

  • Non-City:

    $625 per day


Open/Green Spaces


Open/green spaces that are available for rental are located at: Central Park; Egans Creek Park; Main Beach Park; Sunrise Park; Peck Field; and Fernandina Beach Athletic Complex.

Fees
  • Open/Green Space Half Day Private use:

    $100.00

    (City) /

    $125.00

    (Non-City)
  • Open/Green Space Full Day Private use:

    $150.00

    (City) /

    $188.00

    (Non-City)
  • Open/Green Space Half Day Commercial use:

    $500.00

  • Open/Green Space Full Day Commercial use:

    $750.00

  • Open/Green Space Half Day Non-City Non-Profit (free public event):

    $150.00

  • Open/Green Space Full Day Non-Profit (free public event):

    $225.00 

     
  • Open/Green Space Half Day Non-Profit (fundraiser):

    $200.00

  • Open/Green Space Full Day Non-Profit (fundraiser):

    $300.00

  • Access to electricity available at Central Park and Main Beach Park:

    $75/day

    (City) /

    $94/day

    (Non-City)
  • Access to water available at Central Park and Main Beach Park:

    $75/day

    (City) /

    $94/day

    (Non-City)

Ybor Alvarez Softball Fields #1, #2, and #3 - 3243 Bailey Road


These are lighted adult softball fields, with covered dugouts, located at the Fernandina Beach Athletic Complex (65' ft distances between bases; 50' distances from pitchers' plates to homeplates; fence distances - 289' left and right fields, 297' center fields). Pitching screens are located on all 3 fields.  A restroom building is adjacent to the fields.  A $25 refundable deposit is required to obtain a restroom key for a field(s) rental.

Fees (per field)
  • Commercial use:

    $300

  • Private use day:

    $75.00

    (City) /

    $94.00

    (Non-City)
  • Private use night (includes lights):

    $150.00

    (City) /

    $188.00

    (Non-City)
  • Non-Profit use (no lights needed): 

    $50/field

  • Non-Profit use (includes lights): 

    $100/field

  • Lights:

    $17.00/hour per field


Fields can be reserved for practices (no fees) by contacting the Atlantic Recreation Center at 904-310-3350.  If field lights are needed for a practice, the fee for the lights must be paid by 3:00pm on the day of the practice (or by 3:00pm on Friday for a Saturday or Sunday practice).  Restrooms are unlocked only if a Parks & Recreation staff member is on-site.
Ybor Field 1
Ybor Alvarez Field #1

Ybor Field 2
Ybor Alvarez Field #2

Ybor Field 3
Ybor Alvarez Field #3