St. Augustine's Top Events

Find the biggest events in the oldest city!

St. Augustine is a venue for all types of events; large and small, historical and modern, educational and entertaining. Featured events in St. Augustine include annual headliners at the Amphitheatre, exciting new art exhibits, local festivals, seasonal celebrations for holidays, and many other major occasions and festivals in the city. St. Augustine welcomes thousands of visitors every year for the many events it hosts, from the celebrated Nights of Lights to popular weekend events like the Celtic Festival, the Lions Seafood Festival, and Rhythm & Ribs.

Featured events include all the biggest concerts and artists to make their way through the nation's oldest city. Find information on the biggest celebrations, like the 4th of July, the Beach Blast Off on New Year's Eve, and the Easter Parade, and start planning a vacation around the events. Check the calendar to see what's happening here at any time of the year!

E.g., April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Plein Air Paint Out

April 21 – 30, 2017 | Awards presented on Sat., May 6, 2017

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this ten-day "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.

Limelight Theatre: I Ought to Be in Pictures

Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Sun., April 21 through May 14, 2017

This heartwarming play by Neil Simon was the Limelight Theatre's first production in St. Augustine.

THE PLAYERS Kick-Off Party

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 5 - 9 p.m.
(904) 273-3238

Kick off THE PLAYERS Championship 2017 with cocktails and delightful food at TPC Sawgrass.

Lightner After Hours

The 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

Everyone is invited to enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and art at this monthly event.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Apex Theatre Studio presents Disney's The Lion King Jr.

Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29, 2017

Fans of musical theater will enjoy these performances presented by Apex Theatre.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Plein Air Paint Out

April 21 – 30, 2017 | Awards presented on Sat., May 6, 2017

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this ten-day "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.

Limelight Theatre: I Ought to Be in Pictures

Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Sun., April 21 through May 14, 2017

This heartwarming play by Neil Simon was the Limelight Theatre's first production in St. Augustine.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Apex Theatre Studio presents Disney's The Lion King Jr.

Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29, 2017

Fans of musical theater will enjoy these performances presented by Apex Theatre.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Plein Air Paint Out

April 21 – 30, 2017 | Awards presented on Sat., May 6, 2017

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this ten-day "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.

Limelight Theatre: I Ought to Be in Pictures

Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Sun., April 21 through May 14, 2017

This heartwarming play by Neil Simon was the Limelight Theatre's first production in St. Augustine.

Fort Matanzas Marsh Hikes and Cannon Firings

Saturday, April 29, 2017, every hour from 10 a.m. thru 3 p.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Explore the grounds of Fort Matanzas on a ranger-led nature walk and enjoy a cannon firing demonstration after the walk.

Old City Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning
Free Event

This weekly farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Bird Walk at Fort Matanzas

Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
(904) 471-0116
Free Event

Visitors can learn about the coastal ecology and species of birds in the Matanzas Inlet area on a free Bird Walk offered by Fort Matanzas.

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.

Umphrey's McGee with guest Big Something

Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 6:00 p.m.

Progressive jam band Umphrey's McGee will appear live with special guest Big Something.

A Great Gatsby Affair

Saturday, April 29, 2017, 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.
(904) 495-7070
3235 US Hwy 1

Step back into the Roaring '20s at this speakeasy-themed fundraiser for the St. Johns County Cultural Council.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Plein Air Paint Out

April 21 – 30, 2017 | Awards presented on Sat., May 6, 2017

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this ten-day "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.