Arts & Culture

Arts and culture are big in St. Augustine. The arts scene boasts a vibrant community of art galleries, theatres, orchestras, ballets and more. The oldest city shines under the lights of the stage! Popular performers from all over the world come to St. Augustine. Local, national and international artists fill the walls of St. Augustine’s art galleries and exceptional regional actors perform hit shows at the Limelight Theatre. Local history is a large component of St. Augustine’s culture as well, and these heritage events include exciting live re-enactments, living history interpretations, celebratory parades and more. The local culture is comprised of a dynamic combination of music, plays, art, food, and history.

E.g., April 21, 2021

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

St. Augustine Art Association: The Great Outdoors

Tuesday through Friday, May 7 to May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event

Artists will display their works from St. Augustine's natural landscapes at "The Great Outdoors" exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association.

Thursday, May 20, 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.

Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit

Friday, May 7 to Friday, May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event
The 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will culminate in an art exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association May 7, 2021.

Artwork produced during the 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will be on display May 7, 2021 at the St. Augustine Art Association's Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit.

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

St. Augustine Art Association: The Great Outdoors

Tuesday through Friday, May 7 to May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event

Artists will display their works from St. Augustine's natural landscapes at "The Great Outdoors" exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association.

Music at the Museum

Thursday and Friday, May 20–21, 2021 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The exhibit 'American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection' is currently on display at the Lightner Museum. Painting by John Sloan.

The Lightner Museum will host a Spring Extravaganza May 20–21, 2021.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Friday, May 21, 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.

Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit

Friday, May 7 to Friday, May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event
The 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will culminate in an art exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association May 7, 2021.

Artwork produced during the 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will be on display May 7, 2021 at the St. Augustine Art Association's Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit.

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

St. Augustine Art Association: The Great Outdoors

Tuesday through Friday, May 7 to May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event

Artists will display their works from St. Augustine's natural landscapes at "The Great Outdoors" exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association.

Music at the Museum

Thursday and Friday, May 20–21, 2021 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The exhibit 'American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection' is currently on display at the Lightner Museum. Painting by John Sloan.

The Lightner Museum will host a Spring Extravaganza May 20–21, 2021.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Saturday, May 22, 2021

‘Wizard of Oz’ Ballet

Saturday, May 22, 2021 | 1:30 and 6:30 p.m.
(904) 826-8600
St. Augustine high school student Jolynne Waldner will play Dorothy in St. Augustine Ballet's 'Wizard of Oz.'

St. Augustine Ballet will present the ‘Wizard of Oz’ May 22, 2021, at the Lewis Auditorium in historic downtown.

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.

Family StoryFest in Vilano Beach

Saturday, May 22 | 3 to 5 p.m.
(904) 471-0179
The Vilano Beach Market at Airstream Row will host Family StoryFest May 22, 2021.

Tale Tellers of St. Augustine will host Family StoryFest May 22, 2021, at Airstream Row in Vilano Beach.

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

Music at the Museum

Thursday and Friday, May 20–21, 2021 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The exhibit 'American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection' is currently on display at the Lightner Museum. Painting by John Sloan.

The Lightner Museum will host a Spring Extravaganza May 20–21, 2021.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Sunday, May 23, 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.

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Monday, May 24, 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.

Tuesday, May 25, 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.