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Over three million lights throughout the historic district make up the extraordinary Nights of Lights display in St. Augustine.

Status of Nights of Lights and Holiday Events in St. Augustine

Updated December 10th, 2020 by barbara

St. Augustine will absolutely light up each night for the 2020 holidays. Learn about which events are happening, which have changed, and which have been cancelled for 2020.

A bowl of curry from Ayara Thai Sushi, one of the restaurants open on Christmas Day in St. Augustine.

Open on Christmas Day in St. Augustine

Updated December 7th, 2020 by barbara

Because sometimes people want to go out, grab a bite, and have fun on December 25.

Ultimate Survival Guide to St. Augustine Nights of Lights

Updated October 6th, 2020 by Alex

Get some helpful tips and tricks to help you navigate St. Augustine's Nights of Lights.

Nights of Lights is an annual festival of holiday lights in St. Augustine.

7 Ways to See Nights of Lights

Updated October 6th, 2020 by Alex

Nights of Lights in St. Augustine has been a favorite event for thousands of people every year. Check out this blog to understand why!

Looking toward St. Augustine from the water for the Regatta of Lights.

Exerience the Regatta of Lights on the Water

Updated August 8th, 2020 by barbara

Celebrate the holiday season by enjoying St. Augustine's Regatta of Lights from the water.

Photo courtesy of Jackie Hird.

Our Offbeat Easter Parade

Updated March 4th, 2020 by Kzhensler

St. Augustine's Easter Parade shows off the history and tradition of the nation's oldest city, with some delightful surprises thrown into the mix!

The popular Easter Parade in St. Augustine features pirates, soldiers, horses and carriages, and the “Royal Trio” from 17th-century Spain.

Short History of the St. Augustine Easter Parade

Updated March 4th, 2020 by Kzhensler

2020 marks the 62nd Annual Easter Parade in St. Augustine, stepping off at 9:00 a.m. just north of the Missio Nombre de Dios.

Easter Sunday Celebrations

Updated April 7th, 2014 by Alex

Get more information on worship times and celebrations taking place on Easter Sunday in St. Augustine, Florida!

Holy Week 2014

Updated April 6th, 2014 by Alex

Whether you're a visitor or local, take time to experience Holy Week in the city where Christianity first came to America.

St. Patrick's Day Happenings in the Oldest City

Updated February 19th, 2014 by Meaghan

The Celtic Festival and St. Patrick's Parade is CANCELLED FOR 2021