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, 2021

Friday, October 22, 2021

St. Augustine Songwriters Festival

Friday, Oct. 22, to Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021
(904) 819-1444
Free Event

Mark your calendars for the celebration of songwriting with free concerts over three days Oct. 22–24, 2021.

Fall Members Art Show

Tuesday–Sunday, Oct. 1–31, 2021 | 1–4 p.m.
Free Event

This biannual exhibit showcases the finest work by St. Augustine's local and regional artists.

Tactile Pop-Up Art Exhibit

Tuesday–Sunday, Oct. 1–31, 2021 | 1–4 p.m.
Free Event
The St. Augustine Art Association's annual Tactile Art Show is organized through a partnership with the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind.

The St. Augustine Art Association's annual Tactile Art Show features a variety of touchable art, including pottery, sculpture and fiber art.

St. Benedict Blues Festival 2021

Friday–Sunday, Oct. 22–24, 2021 | See Times Below
(904) 228-0051

The Blues Fest at St. Benedict the Moor Church in Lincolnville is back this fall with live music, barbecue and fun.

Crisp-Ellert Museum Art Exhibit: Mirages

Friday, Sept. 3, to Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021
(904) 826-8530
Mirages art exhibit will be on display at Crisp-Ellert Art Museum Sept. 3–Nov. 6, 2021.

Flagler College's Crisp-Ellert Art Museum will host an exhibit featuring the work of three artists from Sept. 3 to Nov. 6, 2021.

Creatures of the Night

Friday–Sunday, Oct. 22, 23, & 24, 2021 | 5:30 to 7 p.m.
The St. Augustine Alligator Farm will host three evenings of trick-or-treating Oct. 22–24, 2021.

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.

Twilight Tours at the Ximenez-Fatio House

Friday and Saturday from Oct. 8 - Nov. 6, 2021 See Below for Times
The Ximenez -Fatio house and some of the family and guests.

Take a Twilight tour of the historic Ximenex-Fatio house and learn about its Fatal Folklore.

Quackery: The Dark Side of Medicine Tour

Every Friday and Saturday Night at 7 and 8:15 p.m.
Audiences will be enthralled and appalled at the outrageous medical treatments from St. Augustine's past.

The Spanish Military Hospital enthralls audiences with tales of outrageous medical treatments in St. Augustine’s past.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Flagler College Theatre: Fefu and Her Friends

Friday, Oct. 22 to Sunday, Oct. 24, 2022 | See Times Below
(904) 826-8600
Flagler College students will perform Fefu and Her Friends Oct. 22–24, 2021, at Lewis Auditorium.

Flagler College students will perform Fefu and Her Friends Oct. 22–24, 2021, at Lewis Auditorium.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Live Music on Saturdays

Every Saturday

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

Cars & Coffee at the Classic Car Museum

Fourth Saturday of Each Month | 8 to 10 a.m.
Free Event
The Classic Car Museum of St. Augustine hosts Classic Cars & Coffee on the fourth Saturday of each month.

See the best classic cars in the region and grab a cup of coffee at the same time.

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free Event

This weekly farmers market is back, offering fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, flowers, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Pumpkin Patches

Throughout the month of October in 2021

Pumpkin patches and fall activities abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

St. Augustine Fall Fling Festival

Saturday, Oct. 23, and Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021 | 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Live music, artisans, food vendors and classic cars will be showcased at the St. Augustine Fall Festival Oct. 23–24, 2021.

Live music, artisans, food vendors and classic cars will be showcased at the St. Augustine Fall Festival Oct. 23–24, 2021.

Ancient City Kids Day

Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(904) 829-2273
Free Event
Ancient City Kids Day is a popular annual event in St. Augustine, FL.

Ancient City Kids Day is back in 2021 with an all-day fun fest for the whole family.

St. Augustine Heritage Festival

Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(904) 347-3596
St. Augustine celebrates its heritage in a one-day festival on scenic State Road 13.

St. Augustine celebrates its heritage in a one-day festival on scenic State Road 13.

Halloween Bash 2021

Saturday, October 23 | 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Free Event
A group of friends and family enjoying the Halloween Bash in costume.

A trunk or treating event that is fun for the whole family, with Duval Car Club serving the treats from the trunks of their special cars.

St. Augustine Songwriters Festival

Friday, Oct. 22, to Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021
(904) 819-1444
Free Event

Mark your calendars for the celebration of songwriting with free concerts over three days Oct. 22–24, 2021.

Fall Members Art Show

Tuesday–Sunday, Oct. 1–31, 2021 | 1–4 p.m.
Free Event

This biannual exhibit showcases the finest work by St. Augustine's local and regional artists.

Tactile Pop-Up Art Exhibit

Tuesday–Sunday, Oct. 1–31, 2021 | 1–4 p.m.
Free Event
The St. Augustine Art Association's annual Tactile Art Show is organized through a partnership with the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind.

The St. Augustine Art Association's annual Tactile Art Show features a variety of touchable art, including pottery, sculpture and fiber art.

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2021.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event
This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2021!

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2021!

St. Benedict Blues Festival 2021

Friday–Sunday, Oct. 22–24, 2021 | See Times Below
(904) 228-0051

The Blues Fest at St. Benedict the Moor Church in Lincolnville is back this fall with live music, barbecue and fun.

Crisp-Ellert Museum Art Exhibit: Mirages

Friday, Sept. 3, to Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021
(904) 826-8530
Mirages art exhibit will be on display at Crisp-Ellert Art Museum Sept. 3–Nov. 6, 2021.

Flagler College's Crisp-Ellert Art Museum will host an exhibit featuring the work of three artists from Sept. 3 to Nov. 6, 2021.

Creatures of the Night

Friday–Sunday, Oct. 22, 23, & 24, 2021 | 5:30 to 7 p.m.
The St. Augustine Alligator Farm will host three evenings of trick-or-treating Oct. 22–24, 2021.

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.