St. Augustine Events

As the longest European-occupied settlement in the U.S., St. Augustine is recognized as the nation’s oldest city and host for a multitude of upcoming events. Annual celebrations in St. Augustine reflect this rich heritage and culture, where visitors and locals alike pack the cobblestone streets of historic downtown to participate in events. Our Calendar of Events lists all the exciting things to do in St. Augustine. There are authentic historical re-enactments, exciting attractions, local festivals and fairs, live music concerts, historic guided tours, and so much more to experience in the nation’s oldest city.

E.g., January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 19, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2017
Free Event

The 2016 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Gold Tours' Private Nights of Lights Tour

November 19, 2016 - January 31, 2017
(904) 325-0547
6 Cordova St.

Gold Tours offers another option for viewing St. Augustine's Nights of Lights - up close and personal, with no waiting.

Eco Tours Nights of Lights Boat Tour

Nightly, November 19, 2016 – January 31, 2017
(904) 377-7245

Float away from the crowds and view St. Augustine's spectacular holiday lights from the water on this delightful one-hour tour.

"Dugout Canoes" Exhibit

Open daily from October 2015 through January 2017
(904) 825-5034
Free Event

This free exhibit presented by University of Florida Historic St. Augustine explores the historic impact of the dugout canoe on travel and life in the Americas.

Florida Water Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 19, 2016, to Jan. 31, 2017
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Tours

November 19, 2016 – January 31, 2017
(904) 325-3911
59 Cuna St.

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 19, 2016, to January 31, 2017

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

Nights of Lights Tours

Nov. 19, 2106 – Jan, 31, 2017

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Lights Segway Glide

Nightly from Nov. 19, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2017
(904) 687-1007

Experience St. Augustine's Nights of Lights with this up-close and personal tour on a Segway.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance March

Monday, January 16, 2017
(904) 829-3918
Free Event

Visitors can join the march for Martin Luther King Jr. in historic downtown St. Augustine to celebrate his memory.

I Have a Dream Walking Tour

Monday, January 16, 2017, at 1:00 p.m.
(904) 825-0087
4 Granada St.

This walking tour commemorates the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and the significant role St. Augustine played in the Civil Rights Movement.

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Mondays throughout the year.

Atlas Yachts Nights of Lights Charters

November 19, 2016, to January 31, 2017 | See details.
(904) 717-1288

Drift downtown to see the Nights of Lights display aboard a private charter with Atlas Yachts.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 19, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2017
Free Event

The 2016 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Gold Tours' Private Nights of Lights Tour

November 19, 2016 - January 31, 2017
(904) 325-0547
6 Cordova St.

Gold Tours offers another option for viewing St. Augustine's Nights of Lights - up close and personal, with no waiting.

Eco Tours Nights of Lights Boat Tour

Nightly, November 19, 2016 – January 31, 2017
(904) 377-7245

Float away from the crowds and view St. Augustine's spectacular holiday lights from the water on this delightful one-hour tour.

"Dugout Canoes" Exhibit

Open daily from October 2015 through January 2017
(904) 825-5034
Free Event

This free exhibit presented by University of Florida Historic St. Augustine explores the historic impact of the dugout canoe on travel and life in the Americas.

"Black. White and Shades of Gray" Art Exhibit

Opening Jan. 6, 5 - 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs through Jan. 29, 2017
Free Event

This sophisticated exhibit features artwork created in shades of gray.

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Tuesdays throughout the year.

Florida Water Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 19, 2016, to Jan. 31, 2017
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Tours

November 19, 2016 – January 31, 2017
(904) 325-3911
59 Cuna St.

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 19, 2016, to January 31, 2017

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

Nights of Lights Tours

Nov. 19, 2106 – Jan, 31, 2017

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Lights Segway Glide

Nightly from Nov. 19, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2017
(904) 687-1007

Experience St. Augustine's Nights of Lights with this up-close and personal tour on a Segway.

GTM Research Reserve/Marineland Lecture

The third Tuesday of each month, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Marineland Dolphin Adventure and GTM Research Reserve host monthly free lectures on the third Tuesday of each month.