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, May 4, 2019

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.

Fort Mose Militia Muster & Training

The first Saturday of the month | 9 - 11:30 a.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Experience authentic 18th century weapons demonstrations with the Fort Mose Militia.

Unidos en la Música Festival

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Celebrate St. Augustine's Spanish heritage at this all-day family festival featuring the art, music, dance, games, and, of course, delicious food of Latin America.

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 23 – May 5, 2019

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 23 through May 5, 2019.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Romanza: North Florida Women's Chorale

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 12 - 1 pm
Free Event

The North Florida Women's Chorale performs its 2019 Romanza concert, "Much Ado About Women," celebrating women's roles in society.

Geek Out Art Show Vol. 3

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 2 – 7 p.m.
(904) 460-4479

This art show for comics lovers will feature local artists, live music, and a lively comicon-style audience.

Aviles Street Art Fair

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 4 - 8 p.m.
Free Event

The Aviles Street Art Fair will feature live music, gallery art, artisan crafts, and artists creating works of art outdoors.

Magical Music of the 1960s and 1970s

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 7 – 9:30 p.m.
(904) 819-1875
2055 Wildwood Drive

Romanza presents this tribute to the golden era of rock music featuring talented musicians Joe and Lynn Goldovitz.

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Gamble Rogers Music Festival

Friday – Sunday, May 3 – 5, 2019
(904) 794-4163, (904) 377-4163

This celebration of Americana folk music, now in its 24th year, takes place on the opening weekend of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Where Art Meets History

May 3 – 26, 2019
Free Event

This showcase exhibit of the work of artists participating in St. Augustine's Plein Air Paint Out also marks the beginning of the Romanza Festivale of the Arts.

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Saturday & Sunday, May 4–5 and May 18–19, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek, ending up at Fort Mose.

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..

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.

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 23 – May 5, 2019

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 23 through May 5, 2019.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

The Gainesville Brass Quintet will perform at Grace United Methodist Church as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Florida Chamber Music Project: "Introspection"

Sunday, May 5, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.

The Florida Chamber Music Project concludes its sixth season with a concert entitled "Introspection," featuring music by Beethoven and Philip Glass.

Romanza: Cinco de Mayo Concert

Sunday, May 5, 2019, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Free Event

Caribeño Tropical and Mariachi Garibaldi will perform in a free Cinco de Mayo concert as part of the Romanza Festivale.

Monday, May 6, 2019

Jaws of the Sea

Select dates in April and May 2019 (4/30, 5/6, 5/7, 5/15, 5/17)
(904) 209-0335
Free Event

Everything you ever wanted to know about sharks, and an opportunity to find some shark teeth for your collection!

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..

Romanza Chamber Music: Verandah Jazz

Monday, May 6, 2019, 12 noon – 1 p.m.
Free Event

A group of musicians from The St. Augustine Orchestra, Verandah Jazz will perform as part of Romanza's Chamber Music Series.

Romanza: Organ Crawl

Monday, May 6, 2019, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Free Event

Ray McDonald, the Director of Music and Organist at Memorial Presbyterian Church, will show guests the inner working of the Church's Aeolian-Skinner organ.

Tame Impala

Monday, May 6, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.
(904) 209-3742
1340 A1A South

Australian psychedelic indie rock artist Tame Impala will play at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Where Art Meets History

May 3 – 26, 2019
Free Event

This showcase exhibit of the work of artists participating in St. Augustine's Plein Air Paint Out also marks the beginning of the Romanza Festivale of the Arts.