Free Event

Historic Lincolnville Festival

Friday – Sunday, November 9 – 11, 2018 | see below for times at Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center

The annual Lincolnville Festival returns this year with three days of live music, dancing, great food, and family activities.

102 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
(904) 829-3918
  • The annual Historic Lincolnville Festival will take place from Friday through Sunday, November 9 through 11, 2018. The free festival is a three-day celebration of the history and cultural importance of the Lincolnville community in St. Augustine, with music, dancing, great food and drink, and fun activities for the whole family.

    In addition to live music, all three days of the festival will feature local vendors or arts and crafts as well as food, beer, wine and other beverages. Guests are welcome to bring blankets and chairs. There be a children's area with a moon bounce, game truck, and story time, ad well as community updates and history discussions throughout the festival.

    Based at the Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center in historic Lincolnville, this year's festival will include African dancers, live music every day, and Lincolnville oral history sessions. There will also be a jazz and fashion show at the Lincolnville Museum on Friday. Tickets for this event will be $25 at the door or $20 if purchased in advance. Tickets may be purchased at the Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center at 102 ML King Ave. Call (904) 824-1191.

    The historic festival started back in 1979 on Labor Day weekend. Originally called the Washington Street Festival, the Lincolnville Festival continues to be a favorite event in St. Augustine for residents and visitors alike.

    Admission: Free, with the exception of the Friday jazz and fashion show, which will be $25 if purchased at the door and $20 if purchased in advance.

    When: From 7:00 to 12:00 p.m. on Friday, November 9; from 12:00 noon to 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, and from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018.

    Where: The Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center is located at 102 ML King Ave.

    Parking: Parking will be available at St. Mary's Church (69 Washington Street), the First Baptist Church (89 St. Francis St.), St. Cyprian Church (37 Lovett Street), and Bethel Baptist (222 Riberia St.). Paid parking is available at St. Benedict the Moor (86 ML King Ave.) and at the Galimore Center (99 Riberia Street).

  • Schedule of Events

    Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 (7 – 12 p.m.)

    Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 (12 noon – 11 p.m.)

    Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 (1 – 6\p.m.)

    Lincolnville Oral History

    National Anthem

    Min. Nicholas Williams Presiding

    Jazz and Fashion Show ($20 in advance, $25 at door), which includes:

    Lincolnville Oral History

    Lincolnville Oral History

    Fashion Show by Joyce Reese

    African Dance by Golden Flames

    Shakia Roche'

    Jazz with Doug Carn

    Bethany Groves & Marker 82

    Old School Gospel Music

    Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and drinks (cash bar)

    MarCELLUS Brown

    Rev. Morris Halyard of United MBC

    Marcus Click Band

    UMBC Choir

    Food and Drink Vendors

    Dancers of NCBC

    Dec Randy Rogers

    Food and Drink Vendors

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