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Adult and Youth Sports
Adult Softball Leagues

Administrator:  Jason Brown (904-310-3353; )
Seasons:  Spring (February - May), Summer (June - July), and Fall (August - November)

  • Recreational Co-ed (spring and fall):  ASA rules; single wall, one-piece aluminum/alloy or wood bat rule for men; women may use any ASA-approved bats (single wall aluminum/alloy, multi-wall aluminum/alloy, composite, and wood) ; 6 men/4 women; games on Mondays (additional Friday night league offered in the spring).
  • Co-ed 1-Pitch (summer only):  ASA and USSSA rules; 6 men/4 women;  men may use any ASA-approved bats; women may use any ASA-approved or current USSSA-approved bats; games on Mondays.
  • Men's Open (spring and fall):  USSSA rules; games on Thursdays.
  • Men's Recreational "Hit Our Stick" (spring and fall):  ASA rules; ASA-approved bats provided by the Recreation Department (personal bats not allowed); games on Thursdays.

Game/practice site:  Ybor Alvarez Softball Fields - 3243 Bailey Road

For more information on the adult softball leagues, or to have your contact information placed on an Individual Players' List to join a team (Individual Players' Lists are on the Adult Softball Leagues' website), call/email Jason.  You can also click on the link "Forum" on the Leagues' website and post a message of your interest to join a team.

Tired of being on our Individual Players' Lists season after season and not getting on a team?  Why not form a team!  We have dozens of people, like you, that want to get involved.  They just need someone to get them organized!  If you have strong organizational skills and patience, you have what it takes to be a team captain.  An informational packet for prospective team captains is available to answer your questions.  Please click on the following link to download the packet:  New Adult Softball Team Packet

Fall 2016 season

Monday Recreational Co-ed League
  • 9 teams
  • Season starts August 8th
  • Games on Mondays through the end of October (no games scheduled on August 29th or September 5th)
  • For the full game schedule and individual team schedules, visit


Adult Basketball League
Administrator:  Jay Robertson (904-310-3361; )
Seasons:  Summer (May - July) and Winter (November - January)
Games:  Mondays and Thursdays (and Wednesdays if more than 8 teams in a league)
Game site:  Peck Gym - 510 South 10th Street

Next season:  Winter 2016-2017 

This "sport" is a combination of tennis and ping pong, played on a badminton-sized court with a net close to the ground, where players use paddles and a small wiffle ball.  Find out more at

Open pickleball is played at the Main Beach Multi-Purpose Court (one block north of Atlantic Avenue on Tarpon Street, across from the Fernandina Beach Skate Park).

Winter schedule (October 1st - March 31st):
  • Sunday:  4:00-6:00pm
  • Tuesday:  9:00-11:00am
  • Wednesday:  4:00-6:00pm
  • Friday:  9:00-11:00am

Summer schedule (April 1st - September 30th):

  • Sunday:  5:00-7:00pm
  • Tuesday:  8:00-10:00am
  • Wednesday:  4:00-6:00pm
  • Friday:  8:00-10:00am

For more information, email David Cultice: 

Drop-In Roller Hockey
Main Beach Multi-Purpose Court - Tarpon Street

Older teens' games, adult games, and instruction for kids
  • Tuesday:  6:00-8:00pm
  • Saturday:  6:00-8:00pm

Family skate

  • Tuesday:  5:00-600pm
  • Saturday:  9:00-10:00am

For more information, call Ray Matz:  215-852-7038

Co-sponsored Youth Sports Organizations
The City of Fernandina Beach co-sponsors several youth sports organizations.  All of these non-profit associations utilize City facilities for their particular activities, under the conditions of City Facilities Use Agreements for Sport Leagues, and they conduct their own registrations throughout the year.  Volunteer and sponsorship opportunities are abundant and welcomed.  

Amelia Island Youth Soccer
Activity:  Soccer
Seasons:  Spring (March - May) and Fall (September - November)
President:  Jay Denison (904-206-2390; )
Main facility:  Fernandina Beach Athletic Complex - 3243 Bailey Road
Fall 2016 season:  Season has begun.  Games on Saturdays through November 19th.  Full schedule on the AIYS website.

Elm Street Little League
Activities:  Baseball and girls' fastpitch softball
Season:  Spring (March - June)
President:  Wayne Peterson (904-753-1663; )
Main Facility:  Charles Albert Field (baseball) - 1200 Elm Street
Fall 2016 Girls' Fastpitch Softball:  Season has begun and runs through November 15th.  All games at Charles Albert Field.

Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth League
Activities:  Baseball and t-ball
Seasons:  Spring (March - May) and Fall (September - November)
President:  Charles Evans ()
Main Facility:  Buccaneer Field - 1201 Beech Street
Fall 2016 season:  Season has begun and runs through November 19th.   

Fernandina Beach Pop Warner Association
Activities:  Flag football, tackle football, and cheerleading
Seasons:  Spring (flag football:  February - April) and Fall (tackle football and cheerleading:  August - October)
President:  Eric Foote (904-729-5053; )  
Main Facility:  Buccaneer Field - 1101 Beech Street
Fall 2016 season:  Season has begun.  Please visit the Fernandina Beach Pop Warner website for full game schedule.

Team Fernandina Stingrays
Activity:  Swimming
Season:  Summer (April - July)
President:  Paul Martinez (323-610-1080; )
Main Facility:  Atlantic Center Pool - 2500 Atlantic Avenue

Peck Gym Activities

Peck Gym address is 510 South 10th Street.  Entrance is at the corner of Elm Street and South 11th Street.  Phone #:  904-310-3354

***Please note:  Persons under the age of 16, you MUST be accompanied by an adult of the age of 18 or older to enter Peck Gym.
All patrons of the proper age must present photo identification and be checked in by the Gym attendant in order to use Peck Gym.
Lockers are available for personal items.  Bring your own lock.

Open Basketball
Mondays and Thursdays from 11:00am-7:00pm; Wednesdays from 11:00am-5:15pm; Tuesdays & Fridays from 11:00am-4:30pm (Tuesdays & Fridays from 11:00am-2:00pm November through the end of April). 

Free.  NOTE:  open basketball times may vary due to other programs

Youth Team Volleyball
Tuesdays & Fridays from 3:00-6:00pm.  For school and club teams.  Players must have coach or adult supervision.  Two courts available.  Please call at least 24 hours in advance to reserve courts:  904-310-3353. 

$2/person City residents, $5 Non-City

Open Adult Volleyball
Tuesdays & Fridays from 7:00-9:00pm.  Informal team games on two courts.  Teams selected each night.  Ages 16 and up (ages 16 and 17 must have Parental Consent Form signed and notarized before participating.  Forms available at Peck Gym and the Atlantic Recreation Center.  Notary available at the Atlantic Center). 

$2/person City residents, $5 Non-City

Open Adult Indoor Soccer
Wednesdays from 5:30-8:00pm.  Informal team games.  Teams selected each night.  Ages 16 and up (ages 16 and17 must have Parental Consent Form signed and notarized before participating.  Forms available at Peck gym and the Atlantic Recreation Center.  Notary available at the Atlantic Center). 

$2/person City residents, $5 Non-City