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 16, 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, October 26, 2019 | 9 – 11 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Enjoy a day at the park using your smartphone or digital camera at this free Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt at Anastasia State Park.

Sykes Family Farms Crop Maze

Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays October 5 – 27, 2019 | See times below
The popular corn maze at Sykes Family Farms in Elkton, FL.

Explore the truly "amaizing" crop maze at Sykes Family Farms and enjoy lots of other fun fall activities.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Ancient City Kids Day 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(904) 829-2273
Free Event
Ancient City Kids Day is a popular annual event in St. Augustine, FL.

Every day may be kids' day, but this one is unique in St. Augustine—the annual Ancient City Kids Day.

Ripley's Wild & Weird Halloween Extravaganza

Saturday, October 26, 2019 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Free Event

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum has partnered with local businesses to present a free evening of Halloween fun.

18th Annual Tactile Art Show

Opening reception at 5 p.m. Fri,. Oct. 4; exhibit runs thru Oct. 27, 2019
Free Event

The 18th Annual Tactile Art Show features a variety of touchable art, including pottery, sculpture, fiber art and more.

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Activities

Throughout the month of October in 2019

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

St. Augustine Songwriters Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 25 – 27, 2019
Free Event

Celebrate the art of songwriting and enjoy the free concerts at the 3rd Annual St. Augustine Songwriters Festival.

NOCtoberfest

Saturday and Sunday, October 26 and 27, 2019
245 Nocatee Center Way

The Nocatee community will celebrate its very own NOCtoberfest with live music, German beer, contests, and a Ferris wheel.

Uptown Saturday Night

Last Saturday of every month
Free Event

Visitors can shop and socialize along San Marco Avenue as the stores remain open for the monthly Uptown Saturday Night event.

Creatures of the Night

Oct. 25, 26, & 27, 2019, 5:30 – 7:00pm

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

Junior Service League Gala 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.
(904) 910-0845

Join St. Augustine's Junior Service League for an elegant night of dinner and dancing for its 37th annual gala fundraiser

First Coast Opera: Pasta & Puccini

Saturday, October 26, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.

Join First Coast Opera as it celebrates the opening of its 2019-20 season with an evening of dinner theater.

Witches and Warlocks Evening SUP Session

Saturday, October 26, 2019 | 6 – 8:30 p.m.
(904) 415-1829

Come as you are (as long as you're a witch or a warlock) to this Halloween SUP session.

HOLLER-Ween Fest 2019

Friday & Saturday, October 18 & 19 and 25 & 26, 2019 | 6:30 p.m.
(386) 986-8107

The whole family will enjoy the Halloween activities at the HOLLER-Ween Fest at the Florida Agricultural Museum.

Limelight Annual Gala 2019

Friday, October 26, 2019 | 6:30 p.m.
(904) 825-1164

The Limelight Theatre presents their Annual Gala to raise funds for their education programs and mainstage theatre productions.

Owl Prowl at Alpine Groves Park

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Enjoy the sunset along the St. Johns River and learn all about the creatures of the night, including resident owls.

A Classic Theatre: Blithe Spirit

October 25, 26, 27; November 1, 2, 3, 2019. See times below.
The cast of A Classic Theatre's production of Noel Coward' "Blithe Spirit" in St. Augustine.

A Classic Theatre presents Noel Coward's classic comedy "Blithe Spirit" on select datees from October 25 through November 3.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

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

Bird Walk at Fort Mose

Sunday, October 27, 2019 | 8 – 10 a.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Enjoy a guided birdwalk through the hammocks and marshes of Fort Mose State Park.

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.

Sykes Family Farms Crop Maze

Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays October 5 – 27, 2019 | See times below
The popular corn maze at Sykes Family Farms in Elkton, FL.

Explore the truly "amaizing" crop maze at Sykes Family Farms and enjoy lots of other fun fall activities.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Activities

Throughout the month of October in 2019

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

NOCtoberfest

Saturday and Sunday, October 26 and 27, 2019
245 Nocatee Center Way

The Nocatee community will celebrate its very own NOCtoberfest with live music, German beer, contests, and a Ferris wheel.