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., June 21, 2021

Sunday, July 4, 2021

Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy: Surf Fishing

Two Sundays a month, June - August 2021, 6:30 to 10:30 a.m.
(904) 471-2555

Learn surf fishing from one of the pros at the Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy.

Lightner Museum: Explore American Impressionism

Thursday, April 8 to July 5, 2021
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum features American Impressionist paintings including a selection of works from the Daywood Collection.

Weekend Cannon Firing

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
(904) 829-6506

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

Fourth of July Fireworks 2021

Sunday, July 4, 2021, 6 - 10 p.m.
(904) 825-1004
Free Event

View the colorful and exciting Fireworks Over the Matanzas on July 4th in St. Augustine. A free two-hour concert will precede the fireworks show.

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.

Fourth of July Tours – 2021

Sunday, July 4, 2021
4th of July Fireworks

St. Augustine's 4th of July fireworks can be enjoyed from various tours and attractions.

Monday, July 5, 2021

Lightner Museum: Explore American Impressionism

Thursday, April 8 to July 5, 2021
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum features American Impressionist paintings including a selection of works from the Daywood Collection.

Live Music on Mondays

Every Monday

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

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Live Music on Tuesdays

Every Tuesday

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

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Live Music on Wednesdays

Every Wednesday

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

Wednesday Pier Farmers Market

Every Wednesday
Free Event

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

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Music by the Sea 2021

Wednesdays, May–September, 2021
Free Event
Music By the Sea concerts in 2020 will be restricted to 250 people via a ticket lottery.

Music By the Sea brings local musicians to the St. Johns County Ocean Pier on Wednesdays throughout the summer.

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Live Music on Thursdays

Every Thursday

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

Ancient City Game Fish Challenge

Thursday – Sunday, July 8–11, 2021

This popular fishing event will include a Kingfish Tournament, a Backwater Challenge, a Junior Kingish Tournament, and a Kayak Challenge.

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Farmers Market

Every Thursday | 5 to 8 p.m.
Free Event
Local produce and handmade items are available at the Coconut Barrel Farmers Market every Thursday.

Local produce and handmade crafts are available at the Coconut Barrel Farmers Market every Thursday.

Trout Creek Sunset Kayak Trip

Thursday, July 8, through Sunday, July 11, 2021 | 6:30 to 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Rd

Learn about the history and diverse wildlife of Trout Creek on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Concerts in the Plaza 2021

Thursdays from June 3 to September 2, 2021
(904) 825-1004
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through September 3, 2021.

Ancient City Game Fish Challenge

Thursday – Sunday, July 8–11, 2021

This popular fishing event will include a Kingfish Tournament, a Backwater Challenge, a Junior Kingish Tournament, and a Kayak Challenge.

Jason Isbell and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Rescheduled to Thursday, July 8, 2021, at 7:30 p.m.
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit will perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheater.

Americana troubadours Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit and the Old Crow Medicine Show will take the stage with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.

Friday, July 9, 2021

Live Music on Fridays

Every Friday

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

Ancient City Game Fish Challenge

Thursday – Sunday, July 8–11, 2021

This popular fishing event will include a Kingfish Tournament, a Backwater Challenge, a Junior Kingish Tournament, and a Kayak Challenge.

Weekend Cannon Firing

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
(904) 829-6506

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