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., August 20, 2017

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 22 through August 27, 2017
Free Event

The 8th Annual Nature and Wildlife Exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association celebrates the natural world through original artwork.

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

Limelight Theatre: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, July 20 – August 20, 2017

This musical comedy, an original Broadway production, is the story of the eccentric students and adults involved in a local spelling bee.

Experience the Solar Eclipse at Fort Matanzas

Activities Fri. – Mon., Aug. 18 – 21, 2017 | Eclipse Mon., Aug. 21, 1 – 4 p.m.
(904) 471-0116
Free Event

Experience the partial solar eclipse at Fort Matanzas, where rangers will provide vieweing glasses and information about this once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event.

St. Augustine Flea Market

Every Saturday and Sunday
Free Event

Huge flea market offering a variety of vendors including a hydroponic U-pick farm offering fresh produce.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Be a part of history at the Castillo de San Marcos every weekend!

Monday, August 21, 2017

Experience the Solar Eclipse at Fort Matanzas

Activities Fri. – Mon., Aug. 18 – 21, 2017 | Eclipse Mon., Aug. 21, 1 – 4 p.m.
(904) 471-0116
Free Event

Experience the partial solar eclipse at Fort Matanzas, where rangers will provide vieweing glasses and information about this once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event.

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

Florida Water Tours offers a unique way to view the partial solar eclipse (including the necessary protective eyewear!) on a special two-hour boat tour.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 22 through August 27, 2017
Free Event

The 8th Annual Nature and Wildlife Exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association celebrates the natural world through original artwork.

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

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 22 through August 27, 2017
Free Event

The 8th Annual Nature and Wildlife Exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association celebrates the natural world through original artwork.

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

Farmers & Crafts Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

Find fresh, local foods, hand-crafted items, fresh herbs and much more at this beachfront farmers market.

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 24 – Sept. 13, 2017
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying delectable, fresh food at this annual summer event.

jazz guitarist Peter White and saxophonist Euge Groove present White Hot Summer Grooves live in concert.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 22 through August 27, 2017
Free Event

The 8th Annual Nature and Wildlife Exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association celebrates the natural world through original artwork.

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

Lightner After Hours

The 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

Everyone is invited to enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and art at this monthly event.

Concerts in the Plaza

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from June 1 to August 31, 2017
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Friday, August 25, 2017

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 22 through August 27, 2017
Free Event

The 8th Annual Nature and Wildlife Exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association celebrates the natural world through original artwork.

Free Admission Castillo: National Parks Birthday

Friday, August 25, 2017
Free Event

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks Service.

Vilano Beach Skimboarding Tournament

Friday - Sunday, August 25 - 27, 2017
(904) 540-1189
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 23rd Annual Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

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

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Be a part of history at the Castillo de San Marcos every weekend!