Free Event

Beach Blast Off into 2021 has been cancelled

Cancelled for 2020

The Beach Blast Off features vendors, kids activities, live music, food, drinks, and a grand fireworks display to ring in the New Year in St. Augustine.

St. Augustine Beach Pier
350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine, FL, 32080
(904) 471-2122
  • The City of St. Augustine Beach has regretfully cancelled this year's Beach Blast-Off!, due to health concerns over large gatherings caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. The City is planning to host smaller events throughout the holidays, which will be posted on our calendar as soon as we get the information. And Beach Blast-Off! will be back in 2021.

    The information below describes the 2019 annual event:

    St. Augustine's most popular New Year's celebration, the Beach Blast Off takes place at St. Augustine Beach Pier Park from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. on December 31, with live music, food and drinks, a kids' zone, and a spectacular fireworks show that begins at 8:30 p.m.

    The Comfort Zone offers over 30 food vendors and a beer and wine tent. Local bands provide music and entertainment throughout the event, and a large 65-inch screen will also display the events on stage for guests near the back of the audience. There's face painting, a photo booth, and carnival rides. The Kids' Zone area includes several inflatables and hands-on activities.

    Live music begins at 5:00 p.m. with Beach 105.5 playing classic hits. At 6:00 p.m., the New Orleans-style jazz, zydeco, and blues band Hope You're Happy will take the stage, followed by Those Guys at 7:00 p.m.

    At 8:00 p.m., the headliner band, Prom Kings, will get everyone ready for the fireworks, which will blast off at 8:30 p.m. After the fireworks, the Prom Kings will keep the party going until 10:00 p.m.

    Admission: FREE entrance.

    When: CANCELLED for 2020. Annually held on December 31, from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. Fireworks begin at 8:30 p.m.

    Where: St. Augustine Beach Pier Park is located at 350 A1A Beach Blvd.

    For more information, visit here or call (904) 471-2122.

    Free Parking and Shuttles

    Free shuttles will be running from 3:30 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.

    The Orange Bus Route includes these locations:

    The Yellow Route is handicapped accessible and includes one location:  St. Anastasia Catholic Church.

    The Pink Route includes one location: Amici's Shopping Center Parking.

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