NO GLASS ALLOWED ON THE BEACH. LITTERING IS PROHIBITED — Put trash in garbage cans and pick up after pets or risk getting a ticket (up to $500.)

 

NO DRINKING ALCOHOL — Alcoholic beverages or glass bottles are not permitted on the beach. You will be ticketed.  Alcoholic beverages are also not permitted at ANY Eight Flags Jeep Club activity.

 

BEACH BARBEQUES — No grills or open fires are allowed on the beach. (Note: Peter‘s Point has BBQs near the picnic tables just off the beach).

 

STAY OFF THE DUNES– Please do not pick sea oats, walk, or drive on the dunes, this is a Florida State law.

 

DOGS ON THE BEACH — Pets are allowed on Nassau County’s Atlantic coast beaches, but must be on a leash. Pet owners are responsible for immediate clean up. Pet owners not following rules can be ticketed $500.

 

SEA TURTLE SEASON: endangered sea turtles nest on Amelia Island. Leave nest eggs and baby turtle hatchlings undisturbed.  

 

Nassau County Beach Driving Permits for out-of-county visitors that plan on regularly driving on the beach at Peters Point can be obtained at the following locations:

HISTORIC COURTHOUSE

416 Centre St., Fernandina Beach 32034

Accepts cash & checks made payable to Nassau County Clerk of Court

A1A EXPRESS DISCOUNT

3331 South Fletcher Ave., Fernandina Beach 32034

Monday-Thursday, 7 am-10 pm; Friday-Sunday, 7 am-11 pm

FLASH FOODS

5518 South Fletcher Ave., Fernandina Beach 32034

Open 24 hours- accepts cash only

BEACH DRIVING PERMITS
THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT PETERS POINT BEACH, INCLUDING BEACH ORDINANCES