Free Event

Luminary Night 2019

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 6 – 9 p.m. at St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum

This holiday event at the Lighthouse will dazzle everyone in the family.

Anastasia Island
100 Red Cox Road, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
(904) 829-0745
  • Luminary Night at the St. Augustine Lighthouse is a family-friendly tradition during St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights. On the evening of Wednesday, December 4, 2019, the Lighthouse grounds will open for an evening celebration that will delight both young and old. This popular event is a wonderful opportunity for visitors to get a taste of the holidays, St. Augustine-style. The event takes place from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

    The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum goes all out for Luminary Night, offering visits from Santa, yuletide refreshments, live music, and more. The event is free and open to the public. Donations for non-perishable food items are suggested.

    Guests also get a close-up look at the St. Augustine Lighthouse’s spectacular holiday decorations and lighting displays. Nautical ornaments are donated by people from all over the country to grace the Christmas Tree set up in the Lighthouse Keepers’ House, and another tree, covered with glowing white lights, is set up inside the Lighthouse tower itself. Guests can climb the Lighthouse tower to see St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from the top – it’s a spectacular view!

    Live entertainment will include the Limelight Theatre Education Department's Show Choir, Guitar Students and Women's Chorus from the St. Johns County Center for the Arts at St. Augustine High School, the St. Augustine Youth Choir, the Glad Melody Gang, and other community groups.

    Admission: Free, with suggested donation of non-perishable food item.

    When: December 4, 2019, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

    Where: The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum is located at 100 Red Cox Road in St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080, around the corner from the fire station and across from the Alligator Farm.

    Parking is available onsite. For more information, please call (904) 829-0745 or visit here.

    The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum works to preserve and present the history of the nation's oldest port. Through many community outreach programs such as LAMP, Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program, they host summer camps, home-school days and various hands-on tours. The Lighthouse and Museum also offers many different types of tours; please visit here for more information.

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