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., July 28, 2021

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Seminole War Commemoration

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Re-enactors commemorate the end of the 2nd Seminole War with a parade and ceremony at the National Cemetery.

‘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.’

Historical Timeline Saunter

Third Saturday of the Month through October 2021 | 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Free Event
The Historical Timeline Saunter along St. George Street in St. Augustine.

Members of the Historical Society will saunter from the City Gates to Aviles Street.

Evenings on Airstream Row

Second Friday of the Month | 6 to 8 p.m.
(904) 547-1141
Evenings on Airstream Row features live music, good food and fun.

The merchants on Airstream Row in Vilano Beach host an evening of music and fun the second Friday of each month.

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.

Sunday, August 15, 2021

Live Music on Sundays

Every Sunday

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

ShepardFest Honoring Playwright Sam Shepard

Friday, Aug. 13 – Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021
Flagler College will host a three-day festival honoring playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard.

Three-day festival honors American playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard.

Weekend Cannon Firing

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
(904) 829-6506

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

‘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.’

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.

Monday, August 16, 2021

Live Music on Mondays

Every Monday

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

Tuesday, August 17, 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.’

St. Augustine EcoCinema

Four Tuesdays in 2011: May 11, June 15, Aug. 17 and Oct. 19 | 7 p.m.
Free Event
This free environmental film series, St. Augustine EcoCinema, will be presented at the Front Porch at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

The St. Augustine Eco Cinema series tells the story of environmental challenges through feature documentaries and Q&A sessions with civic and governmental leaders.

Wednesday, August 18, 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.

John Legend

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at 7:00 p.m.

Acclaimed singer-songwriter John Legend comes to St. Augustine on his "Bigger Love Tour," with special guest The War and Treaty.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Live Music on Thursdays

Every Thursday

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Thursdays 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.’

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.

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.

Friday, August 20, 2021

Live Music on Fridays

Every Friday

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