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., July 19, 2018

Friday, August 3, 2018

First Friday Art Walk Recital

First Friday of each month, 6 - 8 p.m.

This organ recital at the Cathedral Basilica in downtown St. Augustine is free and open to the public on the first Friday of the month.

Apex Theatre: "As You Like It"

Thursday and Friday, August 2 and 3, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

William Shakespeare's "As You Like It" will be transplanted to Palm Valley, Florida, in this production by Apex Theatre Studio's The Bard Bus.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 21 through August 26, 2018
Free Event

The 9th 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 Saturdays throughout the year.

Drum Runner Series Barrel Racing

First Saturday of the month Feb. 3 – Nov. 3, 2018
Free Event

These monthly Drum Runners equestrian competitions are free for spectators.

Cannon Firings and Boat Tours

Saturday, August 4, 2018 | Hourly 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Watch the cannons fire and learn about the Fort's history on a free boat tour at Fort Matanzas.

Limelight Theatre: Heathers The Musical

July 19 – August 19, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This darkly comic musical based on the 1988 cult film will make you laugh until you're horrified!

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.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free Event

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

Fort Mose Militia Muster & Training

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!

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.

Gilded Age Historic Walking Tour

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

Enjoy the spectacle of the Gilded Age in St. Augustine, when Henry Flagler and the nation's wealthiest families called the destination "America's Riviera."

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 21 through August 26, 2018
Free Event

The 9th 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: Heathers The Musical

July 19 – August 19, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This darkly comic musical based on the 1988 cult film will make you laugh until you're horrified!

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.

Salt Air Farmers Market

Every Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

Visitors can shop for local eats and treats at this farmers market at Marineland.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Steel Pulse

Sunday, August 5, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Roots reggae music pioneers Steel Pulse will perform live on stage at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Monday, August 6, 2018

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

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Nature and Wildlife Art Exhibit

Exhibit runs July 21 through August 26, 2018
Free Event

The 9th 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.

Fishing Clinic 101

Tuesday mornings from August 7 through September 4, 2018
(904) 209-0320
Shands Pier Road
Free Event

The St. Johns County Parks Department hosts free Fishing Clinics 101 on consecutive Tuesdays from August 7 to September 4, 2018.