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., June 19, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Annual Honors Show

Opening reception on June 1, with exhibit running thru July 1, 2018
Free Event

Enjoy a variety of art in all sorts of shapes and sizes at the St. Augustine Arts Association's Annual Honors Show.

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

Hands-on-History Day Camps at Castillo and Fort Matanzas

Fort Matanzas camps June 4–8; Castillo camps: June 18–22 & June 25–29, 2018
(904) 829-6506 x227

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Summer Art Camp

Five sessions in June 2018 | Details below

Kids can explore painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media at this summer art camp.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Annual Honors Show

Opening reception on June 1, with exhibit running thru July 1, 2018
Free Event

Enjoy a variety of art in all sorts of shapes and sizes at the St. Augustine Arts Association's Annual Honors Show.

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

Farmers Market at the Pier

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

GTM Marineland Beach Walk

8:30 – 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Free Event

Visitors can enjoy a scenic walk along the beach while they learn about marine life, dunes ecology, and shore dynamics.

Hands-on-History Day Camps at Castillo and Fort Matanzas

Fort Matanzas camps June 4–8; Castillo camps: June 18–22 & June 25–29, 2018
(904) 829-6506 x227

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Summer Art Camp

Five sessions in June 2018 | Details below

Kids can explore painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media at this summer art camp.

Afternoon Insight Lecture: The Bees Are Back!

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 3 - 4 p.m.
Free Event

The University of Florida will share their research about the resurgence of area bee species in Florida.

Music by the Sea 2018

Wednesdays from May 16 to Sept. 12, 2018 | 6 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

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

Ripley's Free Summer Movies

Every Wednesday, June 6 – Aug. 1, 2018 | 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-1606
27 St. George Street
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday at Colonial Oak Music Park on St. Augustine's bayfront.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Annual Honors Show

Opening reception on June 1, with exhibit running thru July 1, 2018
Free Event

Enjoy a variety of art in all sorts of shapes and sizes at the St. Augustine Arts Association's Annual Honors Show.

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

Come Back to the Five & Dime ...

Thursdays thru Sundays, June 1 - 24, 2018

The all-female fan club of James Dean meets on the 20th anniversary of the actor's death in this play that was also made into a movie.

Hands-on-History Day Camps at Castillo and Fort Matanzas

Fort Matanzas camps June 4–8; Castillo camps: June 18–22 & June 25–29, 2018
(904) 829-6506 x227

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Summer Art Camp

Five sessions in June 2018 | Details below

Kids can explore painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media at this summer art camp.

Anastasia Marsh Discovery Walk

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 9 – 10 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Discover more about the maritime hammocks and estuarine ecosystem along the Anastasia Marsh Trail.

Concerts in the Plaza 2018

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from May 31 to August 30, 2018
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through the end of August.

West African Drum Circles

Third Thursday of the month, March – October 2018 | 7 – 10 p.m.
(904) 392-4707
Free Event

Join the West African Drum Circles of St. Augustine on the pier for an evening event filled with music and celebration of community.

St. Augustine Music Festival

June 21 - 23 & 28 - 30, 2018, 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical music concerts features renowned musicians from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Annual Honors Show

Opening reception on June 1, with exhibit running thru July 1, 2018
Free Event

Enjoy a variety of art in all sorts of shapes and sizes at the St. Augustine Arts Association's Annual Honors Show.

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

Come Back to the Five & Dime ...

Thursdays thru Sundays, June 1 - 24, 2018

The all-female fan club of James Dean meets on the 20th anniversary of the actor's death in this play that was also made into a movie.