The Old City Pirate Fest is Back!

The St. Augustine Swashbucklers as they present the 5th Annual Old City Pirate Fest.

Saturday and Sunday, January 27 and 28, 2023 | Times Vary

The Old City Pirate Fest is Back!

(904) 377-8331

Enter by the tower on Castillo Drive (San Marco)
14 S Castillo Drive,
St. Augustine, FL 32084

Everyone is invited to become a pirate for a weekend at the return of the annual Old City Pirate Fest in St. Augustine on Saturday and Sunday, January 27 and 28, 2023. This full weekend of pirate-themed fun geared for the whole family will be hosted by the St. Augustine Swashbucklers at the Colonial Quarter's entrance on Castillo Drive. The event begins on friday with a ticketed concert featuring Cool Breeze from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $15.00 and available online until January 25 and at the door on the 27th if space allows.

On Saturday, from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., the Swashbucklers host a festival of all things pirate with activities for the whole family, including live entertainment, a lively kids area with games and prizes, a vendors row with tons of pirate merchandise, black powder and sword demonstrations, and a Trolley ride. Pirate garb is encouraged.

From 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, the Saturday Night Dinner and Concert features two pirate bands, Rusty Cutlass and Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers. Tickets for this event are $60.00 per person and it is expected to sell out.

The focus of the 2023 Pirate Fest is on families, kids, and education. As always, all proceeds from the Old City Pirate Fest will be donated to charities. This year's charities are St. Augustine Youth Services, INK! (Investing in Kids), and the St. Augustine Humane Society.

Admission: General admission to the Old City Pirate Fest on Saturday is $8.00 for adults and $6.00 for children (11 and under). The Pirate Fest Trolley Ride is $20.00 per person. The Friday night Camaraderie Concert is $15.00 for per person. Tickets for Saturday night's Grand Music and Dinner Fest are $60.00 per person. Visit here to purchase tickets online. 

When: The day-long activities of the Pirate Fest will take place from Saturday, January 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The Friday concert, featuring Cool Breeze.

Where: The Colonial Quarter is located at 14 South Castillo Drive in St. Augustine, Florida 32084.

The Old City Pirate Fest is Back!

(904) 377-8331

Enter by the tower on Castillo Drive (San Marco)
14 S Castillo Drive,
St. Augustine, FL 32084

Admission | Ticket Prices

General Admission – Adult$7.00
General Admission - Child (13 & under)$2.00
Pirate Fest Trolley Ride$20.00
Pirate Fest Dinner$25.00 adults / $19 children
Pirate Fest Concert$15.00
Parlay Ticket (dinner, concert, and mug)$35.00
Accord Ticket (trolley ride, dinner, concert, and mug)$50.00

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