Christmas ornaments on display

Holiday Gift Giving via Christmas Markets

Shop local during the holiday season.

St. Augustine offers a number of Christmas Markets this holiday season. Locals and tourists can get gift inspiration for their loved ones while shopping from unique retailers and artists. Don't miss out on events that offer live entertainment and food/drink options as well.

A tall Christmas tree with colorful globe ornaments, in front of the St. Augustine Distillery Building

Holiday Night Market at the St. Augustine Distillery

112 Riberia St., St. Augustine, FL 32084 (904) 825-4962

Meet the distilling team, try a limited edition spirit, and watch the tree lighting ceremony. The gift shop will be open for guests wanting to pick up a few special products, live music will be played by the A/C Power Unit, and the Heart & Soul Food truck will be making an appearance as well.

Friday, November 17, 2023, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

A display of embroidered and hand-crafted fabric goods by Debber Do Designs

Holiday Market in the South at World Golf Village's Renaissance Resort

500 S Legacy Trail, St. Augustine, FL 32092 (904) 940-8000

Hosted by the Jacksonville Business Connections, a Christmas market featuring more than 150 retailers and vendors. Additional incentives are offered at this event including swag bags, raffles, and market bucks given every hour. The fun continues with a Santa meet and greet onsite.

Sunday, November 19, 2023. from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Christmas merchandise that can be purchased at the market

Artisan Christmas Market at Coconut Barrel

2121 U.S. 1 S, Ste. 3, St. Augustine, FL 32086 (904) 484-8729 

Shop from more than 40 outside and 200 inside vendors and sip on some complimentary hot chocolate while supplies last. Coconut Barrel will be hosting this event showcasing and celebrating the arts.

Saturday, December 2, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Lightner After Hours & Holiday Market 

Lightner Building, 75 King St., St. Augustine, FL 32084 (904) 824-2874 

The Lightner Museum hosts a unique annual Christmas experience by showcasing local artisans and small businesses in the historic Alcazar swimming pool area. Take in the architecture, listen to music, enjoy a cocktail, and shop from the likes of talented craftspeople. Admission is free.

Thursday, December 7, 2023, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Note: Lightner Museum Members are allowed to start shopping at 5:00 p.m.

Crave parking lot with mural, bikes, and back door

Crave Christmas Market

Back parking lot of Crave Restaurant, 135 King St., St. Augustine, FL 32084 (904) 293-6373

Go on a shopping spree as Crave is showcasing one-of-a-kind handmade gifts from local artisans. Stroll around and check out hand-sewn clothes, paintings, jewelry, Christmas themed cards, and other knick-knacks.

Saturday, December 9, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Grinch on a red chair with his brown dog

St. Augustine Beach Holiday Market at the Pier

St. Johns County Ocean Pier, 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach, FL 32084 (904) 315-0952   

Get in the Christmas spirit by meandering through the arts and crafts, food trucks, and the Grinch-themed photo booth. Admission is free.

Saturday, December 9, 2023, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Christmas themed sweet treats displayed

Holiday Market at Surf Stop

101 F St., St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080

Shop for stocking stuffers and presents at this hangout with local vendors and artists. Food and refreshments will be available, along with live music by Airtight. Admission is free.

Friday, December 15, 2023, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

The Artisan Market at downtown Vilano Beach

Vilano's Holiday Village: Christmas Market & Live Music 

Vilano Town, 101 Vilano Rd., St. Augustine, FL 32084    

Vilano Beach has an annual market in the heart of its downtown. Shop for the perfect gift for a loved one as the tents will be featuring local artists from the surrounding area. Admission is free.

Saturday, December 16, 2023, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.

A Santa hat atop a wagon wheel in front of a bright green barn

Holiday Market at the Feed Mill

6400 CR-214, St. Augustine, FL 32092 

Fresh produce, prepared foods, local vendors, and gifts are featured at this annual event, 12 miles east of downtown St. Augustine. Santa will make an appearance, and there is a craft table where folks can make an ornament.

Sunday, December 17, 2023, from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.