Scenic Cruise Nights of Lights Tours 2018-19

Saturdays from November 17, 2018, thru January 26, 2019 at Scenic Cruise

See St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights from the water aboard the Victory III.

Downtown City Marina
111 Avenida Menendez, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
(904) 824-1806
  • Scenic Cruise offers special night cruises of St. Augustine's annual Nights of Lights festival on Saturdays during the 2018-19 season. The first tour goes out on Light Up ! Night, November 17, 2018, and tours continue on Saturday through January 26, 2019.

    Light Up Night! Tour Aboard the Victory III

    On Saturday, November 17, 2018, the Mayor of St. Augustine flips the switch to turn the lights on in a ceremony at the Plaza de la Constitución. This is one of the most popular events of the year in St. Augustine, and the historic downtown area is filled with visitors and residents, all ready to “ooh” and “aah” over the three million white lights that adorn the city’s landmarks and parks and historic streets.

    Aboard the Scenic Cruise’s Victory III, guests can enjoy a wonderful view of the lighting ceremony from the water. Boarding begins at 6:00 p.m. for departure at 6:15 p.m., and the lights turn on at 6:30 p.m. Call (904) 824-1806 for information or to purchase tickets in advance.

    Regatta of Lights Tour Aboard the Victory III

    On Saturday, December 8, 2018, the Victory III departs at 5:30 p.m. for a special tour to view the annual holiday boat parade, the Regatta of Lights. Call (904) 824-1806 for information or to purchase advance tickets.

    Nights of Lights Tours Aboard the Victory III

    Scenic Cruise will continue to offer Nights of Lights tours aboard the Victory III on Saturday nights during the holidays to give guests the opportunity to see the spectacular display throughout the season. This cruise departs at 6:15 p.m. on Saturday nights from November 24, 2018, through January 26, 2019, with the exception of the December 8 Regatta of Lights tour as detailed above, which leaves at 5:30 p.m. Call (904) 824-1806 or visit here for information or to purchase tickets in advance.

    Admission: Ticket prices vary depending on the tour and whether or not they are purchased in advance. See details on specific tours below.

    When: Saturday nights from November 17, 2018, through January 26, 2019. Departure times vary.

    Where: All tours depart from the St. Augustine Municipal Marina at 111 Avenida Menendez.

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