Old City Pirate Fest
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, January 25, 26, and 27, 2019 at Colonial Quarter
Everyone is invited to become a pirate for a weekend at the 3rd Annual Old City Pirate Fest in St. Augustine on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, January 25, 26, and 27, 2019. This full weekend of pirate-themed fun geared for the whole family will be hosted by the St. Augustine Swashbucklers at the Colonial Quarter.
This will be a festival of all things pirate, with plenty of food and drink, music and entertainment, and activities for the whole family, including live entertainment on two stages, a lively kids area with games and prizes, a vendors row with tons of pirate merchandise, and black powder and sword demonstrations. There will be puppet shows, musicians, and magicians on hand each day to entertain both adult pirate fans and little pirates-in-training.
The Old City Pirate Fest opens on Friday night with a concert by Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers at 7:00 p.m.
There will be a few special guests and performers at the Pirate Fest this year, including a special show at 3:10 on Saturday with Keith Hill, the Forged in Fire Champions and Knife or Death Grand Champion. The Ancient City Sirens will host a Gypsy Encampment and will perform throughout the day on both Saturday and Sunday. The Main Stage concert performers will be Dirty James and the Rusty Anchors (stage time TBA).
Admission: A Fest Pass, good for both Saturday and Sunday, is $7.00 for adults ages 15 to 65, $5.00 for seniors 65 and over, $5.00 for youngsters 14 years and under, and free for children three and under. Tickets for the Friday night concert are $10.
When: From 7:00 to 11:45 p.m. on Friday, January 25; from 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 26; and from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 27, 2019.
Where: The Colonial Quarter is located at 33 St. George Street in St. Augustine FL 32084. Ticket booths will be located at the main entrance to the Pirate Museum on Avenida Menéndez and also at the Bull & Crown Publick House at 53 St. George Street.
For more information on the events planned for the weekend, please visit here.