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Find the biggest events in the oldest city

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., October 26, 2020

Monday, October 26, 2020

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2020.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2020!

"GTM Talks:" Virtual Webinars

Every other Monday, Aug. 24 – Oct. 26, 2020
(904) 823-4500
Free Event
The GTM Research Reserve is offering a series of virtual talks about resource management.

The GTM Research Reserve is offering a series of virutal "GTM Talks" about resource management, featuring rangers and naturalists from local agencies.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2020.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2020!

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Free Event

This twice-a-month nighttime farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2020.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2020!

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2020.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2020!

SAiRA Mystery Wine and Dine

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | 6 – 9 p.m.
(904) 396-4435

The St. Augustine Independent Restaurants Association is offering this intimate small-group format event instead of their usual Food and Wine Festival this year.

Owl Prowl at Vaill Point

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | 6:30 – 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Learn all about the resident owls and other creatures of the nights on this free guided walk with the St. Johns County Naturalist.

Friday, October 30, 2020

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2020.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2020!

Howl-o-ween Virtual Costume Contest

Online from October 30 to November 2, 2020 (see times below)
(904) 209-0381
Free Event
Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest.

Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest online.

Owl Prowl at Alpine Groves Park

Friday, October 30, 2020 | 6:30 – 9 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.

Twilight Halloween Tours

Every Friday and Saturday night in October 2020

Take a walk through a spooky old house and hear some of the stories of its long history on this special tour for Halloween.

Haunted Waters — Spirits on the Schooner Sail

Friday and Saturday, October 30 and 31, 2020 | 8:15 p.m.

Join this moonlit Halloween sail that focuses on the dark side of St. Augustine's maritime history.

Saturday, October 31, 2020

Howl-o-ween Virtual Costume Contest

Online from October 30 to November 2, 2020 (see times below)
(904) 209-0381
Free Event
Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest.

Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest online.

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning, beginning October 10, 2020 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Event

This weekly farmers market is back, offering fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, flowers, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest

Submissions accepted thru October | Winners announced online on October 31, 2020.
(904) 827-0807
11 St. George St.
Free Event

This popular annual Halloween event is going virtual for 2020!

Halloween at the Aquarium

Friday, October 31, 2020 | 6 – 8 p.m.

Let the kids enjoy Halloween outdoors at this St. Augustine Aquarium event, with a costume contest, trick or treating, and much more.

Movies in the Park: Hocus Pocus

Saturday, October 31, 2020 | 7 – 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0333
405 Palencia Village Dr.
Free Event

Enjoy a special free showing of "Hocus Pocus" outdoors at Palencia Park this Halloween night.

Twilight Halloween Tours

Every Friday and Saturday night in October 2020

Take a walk through a spooky old house and hear some of the stories of its long history on this special tour for Halloween.

Haunted Waters — Spirits on the Schooner Sail

Friday and Saturday, October 30 and 31, 2020 | 8:15 p.m.

Join this moonlit Halloween sail that focuses on the dark side of St. Augustine's maritime history.

Sunday, November 1, 2020

Howl-o-ween Virtual Costume Contest

Online from October 30 to November 2, 2020 (see times below)
(904) 209-0381
Free Event
Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest.

Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest online.

Monday, November 2, 2020

Howl-o-ween Virtual Costume Contest

Online from October 30 to November 2, 2020 (see times below)
(904) 209-0381
Free Event
Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest.

Post a photo of your pooch in costume to enter this Facebook Halloween contest online.

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Florida's Wild Edibles and Medicinal Plants – Alpine Groves

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | 4 - 6 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Participants will learn to identify edible and medicinal plants of the region on this free guided walk with the County Naturalist.

Friday, November 6, 2020

Florida's Wild Edibles and Medicinal Plants – Vaill Point Park

Friday, November 6, 2020 | 4 - 6 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Participants will learn to identify edible and medicinal plants of the region on this free guided walk with the County Naturalist.

First Friday Art Walk

First Friday of each month, 5 - 9 p.m.
Free Event

Browse the wide variety of creative artwork exhibited at St. Augustine's fine art galleries at this festive monthly event.