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., April 21, 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018

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

Limelight Theatre: Bad Jews

Thursdays – Sundays, April 20 – May 13, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents "Bad Jews," an award-winning Off-Broadway dark comedy.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

First Friday Garden Walk

First Friday of every month, 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6783

Take a guided walk through beautiful Washington Oaks and learn about the history of the park's formal gardens.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

First Friday Art Walk

First Friday of each month
Free Event

Browse the wide variety of creative artwork exhibited at St. Augustine's fine art galleries and enjoy an evening of refreshments and live entertainment at this festive monthly event.

Romanza Opening Concert

Friday, May 4, 2018, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts 2018 begins with a free band concert in the Plaza featuring the Wobbly Toms.

Country music powerhouse Little Big Town will bring their "Breakers Tour," featuring Stacey Musgraves and Midland, to the Amphitheatre.

Todrick Hall American: The Forbidden Tour

Friday, May 4, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Broadway actor, singer, and dancer, and YouTube sensation Todrick Hall will come to Ponte Vedra on his world tour, “Todrick Hall American: The Forbidden Tour.”

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Gamble Rogers Music Festival

Friday – Sunday, May 4 – 6, 2018
(904) 794-4163, (904) 377-4163

This celebration of Americana folk music, now in its 23rd year, takes place on the opening weekend of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Romanza Day 2

Saturday, May 5, 2018

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts is ten days of art, music, dance and living history in St. Augustine.

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

St. Augustine Cruisers Car & Truck Show

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Free Event

Browse the wide variety of cars and trucks on display at the St. Augustine Cruisers' 16th Annual Car & Truck Show.

Limelight Theatre: Bad Jews

Thursdays – Sundays, April 20 – May 13, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents "Bad Jews," an award-winning Off-Broadway dark comedy.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

The Players 5K with Donna

Saturday, May 5, 2018, at 8:00 a.m.
(904) 355-7465

Participants in this 5K will help support the fight against breast cancer as well as get one free admission day at THE PLAYERS Championship.

Old City 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.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

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.

First Saturday: Militia Muster and Training at Fort Mose

The first Saturday of the month | 9 - 11:30 a.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Experience authentic 18th century weapons demonstrations with the Fort Mose Militia.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Romanza Chamber Music: Three Organists in Concert

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale's free Chamber Music Series begins with Thee Organists in Concert at Memorial Presbyterian Church.

VIP Chocolate Tasting Tour

First Saturday of the month in 2018
(904) 825-0087

Explore the decadent delights of the nation's oldest city on this indulgent tour of St. Augustine's finest chocolate creations.