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., August 20, 2019

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Give Kids the World Fundraiser and Pool Party

Saturday, August 24, 2019, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
(904) 471-2555
Free Event

The 22nd Annual Give Kids the World Fundraiser is a poolside party and BBQ hosted by the Guy Harvey St. Augustine Beach Resort.

Holistic Living and Healing Expo

Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(904) 460-2729
Free Event

This free Holistic Living and Healing Expo features some 65 vendors and plenty of activities for the whole family.

From Asia to the Americas: The Art of Jean Wagner Troemel

Opens July 20, 2019 | Exhibit runs through August 25, 2019
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street
Free Event

Experience the art and travels of Jean Wagner Troemel, an Honored Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and the prime mover behind St. Augustine's First Friday Art Walk.

1st Annual STA Fest

Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 5 – 10 p.m.
The Front Porch at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

The 1st Annual STA Fest will feature a number of St. Augustine's finest local musicians on the Front Porch of The Amp.

Palmo Sunset Kayak Trip

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, August 22, 23, and 24, 2019 | 6 – 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
8600 Palm Fish Camp Rd.

Explore Palmo Cove with St. Johns County naturalists in a sunset kayak on the St. Johns River.

Limelight Theatre: Fun Home

July 26 – August 25, 2019 | See below for performance times

Adapted from an award-winning graphic memoir, this musical won five Tony Awards on Broadway, including Best Musical.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

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

Florida Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament 2019

Friday - Sunday, August 23 - 25, 2019
(904) 540-1189
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 2019 Florida Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

Bird Walk at Anastasia State Park

Sunday August 25, 2019 | 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Bird watchers and nature lovers are invited to join this guided bird walk at Anastasia State Park.

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks 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.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Limelight Theatre: Fun Home

July 26 – August 25, 2019 | See below for performance times

Adapted from an award-winning graphic memoir, this musical won five Tony Awards on Broadway, including Best Musical.

From Asia to the Americas: The Art of Jean Wagner Troemel

Opens July 20, 2019 | Exhibit runs through August 25, 2019
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street
Free Event

Experience the art and travels of Jean Wagner Troemel, an Honored Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and the prime mover behind St. Augustine's First Friday Art Walk.

Vampire Weekend

Sunday, August 25, 2019 | 8:00 p.m.

Grammy award-winning indie rock group Vampire Weekend will appear with guest Christone "Kingfish" Ingram.

Monday, August 26, 2019

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

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

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

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

6 - 9 p.m. on 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from March thru October 2019
Free Event

This twice-a-month nighttime farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

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

Wednesday Pier Farmers Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

Find fresh, local foods, hand-crafted items, fresh herbs and much more at this beachfront farmers market.

Music by the Sea 2019

Wednesdays from May 15 to Sept. 11, 2019 | 6 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying fresh food from local restaurants at this annual summer event.

Thursday, August 29, 2019

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

Lightner After Hours

The last Thursday of the month from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

Everyone is invited to enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and art at this monthly event.

Nature Photography

Thursdays, August 15, 22, & 29, 2019 | 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0035 x5
Free Event

John local photographer Nicholle Goodnight in this three-class workshop to learn how to capture stunning nature shots with your digital camera.

Concerts in the Plaza 2019

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from May 30 to August 29, 2019
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through the end of August.