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 18, 2019

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Free Park and Ride Shuttle for Spring Festival Season

Saturdays (and one Sunday) from March 9 to April 20, 2019
(904) 209-4211

Take advantage of this easy and free park and ride shuttle service on select weekends during St. Augustine's busy spring festival season.

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.

National Park Week at Castillo | FREE Admission on April 20, 2019

National Park Week April 20 - 28, 2019 | FREE Admission Saturday, April 20
Free Event

The Castillo de San Marcos offers FREE admission on the first day of National Park Service Week.

Easter Parade 2019

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 9:00 a.m.
(904) 829-3800
Free Event

This annual tradition in St. Augustine that dates back to the 1950s will take place on the Saturday before Easter in 2019.

GTM Guided Beach Exploration

Third Saturday of the month | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
2200 Ponte Vedra Blvd.

Visitors can take a beachside walk through the Guana Research Reserve and learn about the natural wildlife.

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.

Weekend 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: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(904) 257-3273
Free Event

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

Castillo by Candlelight Tour: Preserving the Past

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 6 – 8:00 p.m.
(904) 829-6506 x232
Free Event

The Castillo de San Marcos celebrates National Park Week with this free evening event.

Marineland Full Moon Paddle

Thursday – Saturday, April 18 - 20, 2019 | 7 - 9 p.m.

Enjoy a paddle on a "glowing" firefly kayak while the sun sets on the Matanzas Basin.

Carlos Santana "Global Consciousness Tour"

Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Legendary artist Carlos Santana returns to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on his "Global Consciousness Tour."

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Easter Church Services 2019

Easter Weekend, April 19 - 21, 2019
Free Event

St. Augustine's churches host special services in celebration of Easter.

Easter Egg Hunts 2019

Throughout Easter Week | See details below

Easter Week in St. Augustine is full of activites, including egg hunts for the kids.

Easter Sunday Brunch & Dinner

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019

Where to dine on Easter Sunday in St. Augustine

Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist

April 12 through June 16, 2019
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum will host a special exhibition that offers a rare look at over 100 original works on paper by Edgar Degas and his friends..

Limelight Theatre: Father of the Bride

April 4 – 28, 2019 | See below for details

In this comedy, a father has a difficult time letting go of both his dauaghter and his money as her wedding approaches.

Vilano Beach Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019 | Starts at 6:45 a.m.
(904) 829-9795
Free Event

This special annual event celebrates Easter morning with a sunrise service on the beach.

Crescent Beach Easter Sunrise Service

Sunday, April 21, 2019, at 7:00 a.m.
(904) 794-7777
Free Event

Welcome Easter at this annual sunrise celebration and service.

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.

Beginners Kayak Paddle

Sunday, April 21, 2019 | 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
(904) 460-9111

Here's a great chance to learn all the basics of kayaking, including launching, paddling techniques, and judging weather conditions.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Easter Sunday Promenade

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019 | 12:30 p.m.
Free Event

Come to the 2019 Easter Sunday Promenade for family fun, contests, and to celebrate Easter and the St. Augustine community.

Monday, April 22, 2019

Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist

April 12 through June 16, 2019
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum will host a special exhibition that offers a rare look at over 100 original works on paper by Edgar Degas and his friends..

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Plein Air Paint Out

Tuesday, April 23 – Sunday, May 1, 2019

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this week-long "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.

Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist

April 12 through June 16, 2019
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum will host a special exhibition that offers a rare look at over 100 original works on paper by Edgar Degas and his friends..