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., October 19, 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018

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

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 15 – 21, 2018
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

Cracker Day Celebration 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Enjoy a celebration of cowboy "cracker" heritage on Cracker Day.

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Event

This weekly farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

St. Augustine Flea Market

Every Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Free Event

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

Healthy Lifestyle Expo

Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
(904) 829-4502
Free Event

This free and fun event features health screenings, over 70 vendors showcasing their goods and services, and even a Pickleball session.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Tolomato Cemetery Tour

The third Saturday of each month from 11 am - 3 pm
Free Event

The Tolomato Cemetery is open to the public only on the third Saturday of each month.

St. Augustine Songwriters Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 19 – 21, 2018
Free Event

Celebrate the art of songwriting and enjoy the free concerts at the 2nd Annual St. Augustine Songwriters Festival.

Let's Talk Turtle

Thursday., October 20, 2018 | 1 – 2 p.m.
(904) 461-2033

Guests can learn all about sea turtles, from species specifics and behavior to the dangers they encounter in our oceans, at this presentation at Anastasia State Park.

Black Heritage Walking Tour

4 p.m. on the third Saturday of the month, June 16 – Oct. 20, 2018
(904) 825-0087
4 Granada St.

This walking tour focuses on St. Augustine's role in African-American history and culture.

Sunset Paddle

Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 6 – 7:30 p.m.
(904) 460-9111

Take a paddle along Anastasia State Park's Salt Run and learn more about the flora and fauna of the estuary.

Changing of the Guard

Select Saturday evenings throughout the year | Next is Oct. 20, 2018
42 St. George Street
Free Event

The St. Augustine Garrison of Historic Florida Militia reenacts a Changing of the Guard ceremony from the 1740s on St. George Street.

HOLLER-Ween Fest 2018

Friday & Saturday, October 19 & 20 and 26 & 27, 2018 | 6:30 p.m.
(386) 986-8107

The whole family will enjoy the Halloween activities at the HOLLER-Ween Fest at the Florida Agricultural Museum.

Owl Prowl at Canopy Shores

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 6:45 to 9:15 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
800 Christina Dr.
Free Event

Learn all about the resident owls and other creatures of the nights on this free guided walk through Canopy Shores with the St. Johns County Naturalist.

Haunted Masquerade Art Show

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 7 – 10 p.m.

This semi-formal Halloween masquerade features live entertainment and the work of local artists.

Haunted Barn 2018

Fridays & Saturdays from October 5 – 28, 2018

Visitors can get spooked at this Haunted House that will be set up at Rype & Readi's Downtown Farm Market!

(Unscripted) Comedy Show

Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.

St. Augustine's own improv troupe presents "(Unscripted) Comedy from the Corazon."

Death Cab for Cutie

Saturday, October 20, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Indie rockers Death Cab for Cutie return to St. Augustine for a live concert with special guest Charly Bliss.

The Breeders

Saturday, October 20, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall welcomes indie rock group The Breeders on their "All Nerve" tour.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Sykes Family Farms Crop Maze

Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, October 6 – November 4, 2018

Explore the truly "amaizing" crop maze at Sykes Family Farms and enjoy lots of other fun fall activities.

17th Annual Tactile Art Show

October 5 - 28, 2018
Free Event

The 17th Annual Tactile Art Show features a variety of touchable art, including pottery, sculpture, fiber art and more.

Biketoberfest 2018

Thursday–Sunday, October 18–21, 2018
Free Event

Daytona Beach hosts the 26th Annual Biketoberfest in 2018.

Pumpkin Patches in St. Augustine

Throughout the month of October in 2018

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.