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 in the city, including the 450th commemoration. St. Augustine welcomes thousands of visitors every year for the many events it hosts, from one of the most celebrated, Nights of Lights, to more local events like the Music by the Sea concerts.

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 and the Easter parade, and start planning a vacation around the events. Check the calendar to see what's coming up for the 450th Commemoration in St. Augustine, including historic reenactments, festivals, 5Ks, and maybe even a visit from the King and Queen of Spain!

E.g., February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Coquina Rock Beach Walk at Washington Oaks

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6780

Learn all about coquina rock while exploring the beach with a naturalist guide at Washington Oaks Gardens State Park.

GTM Research Reserve/Marineland Lecture

The third Tuesday of each month, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Marineland Dolphin Adventure and GTM Research Reserve host monthly free lectures on the third Tuesday of each month.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Colin Hay in Concert

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at 8:00 p.m.

Colin Hay brings his resonant voice, melodic arrangements, and quirky style to the stage at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Cathedral Festival

Friday – Sunday, February 24 - 26, 2017

The 32nd Annual Cathedral Festival offers exciting midway rides, games, raffles, bingo, great food, live music, and more.

Mindfulness Meditation and Garden Walk

Friday, Friday 24, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
(386) 446-6783

Experience the practice of mindfulness meditation followed by a walk through the formal gardens of this unique state park.

VIP Gallery Art Stroll and Tasting Tour

Friday, February 24, 2017, at 4:30 p.m.
(904) 825-0087
4 Granada St.

Enjoy an exclusive look at St. Augustine's art galleries while sampling culinary delights on this St. Augustine walking tour.

Foreigner with Kansas

Friday, February 24, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Two of the best rock bands ever -- Foreigner and Kansas -- will rock the stage at the Amphitheatre.

Don't Think Twice Screening

Friday, February 24, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.

St. Augustine's improv theater group The Adventure Project, will host a special screening of this popular comedy about improv theater.

Elizabeth Cook and Dale Watson

Friday, February 24, 2017, at 8:00 p.m.

American country artists Elizabeth Cook and Dale Watson will take the stage at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Cathedral Festival

Friday – Sunday, February 24 - 26, 2017

The 32nd Annual Cathedral Festival offers exciting midway rides, games, raffles, bingo, great food, live music, and more.

Arts and Crafts Festival at the Pier

Saturday and Sunday, February 25 and 26, 2017
(352) 344-0657
Free Event

Hand-crafted items, fine artwork, live music, delicious food, and more at this outdoor festival on St. Augustine Beach.

5 for the 50 5K Run Walk

Saturday, February 25, 2017 | 8 a.m.

This 5K race will raise awareness and funds for Americans living with autoimmune diseases.

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Art & Architecture Walking Tour

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 10 - 11:30 a.m.
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street

This 90-minute guided tour explores the historic streets of old St. Augustine, highlighting iconic art, architecture, stained glass, and more.

Maritime Folk Art Workshops: Cuban Foodways

Select Saturdays in February 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse will host cultural workshops on Cuban cooking on select Saturdays in February 2017.

Chocolate and Beyond

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 2 - 4 p.m.

Explore the delightful world of delicious chocolate and various culinary treats in St. Augustine at this fun event.

Free Historic Walking Tour

4:00 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of the month in 2017
(904) 825-0087
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to learn all about the history of the nation's oldest city in this monthly free historic walking tour, courtesy of Tour St. Augustine.

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.

Alternative pop and ska punk bands Pepper and Less Than Jake will take the stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Old 97s with Special Guests Bottle Rockets

Saturday, February 25, 2017, at 8:00 p.m.

Alt-country rockers Old 97s will perform with special guests Bottle Rockets.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Cathedral Festival

Friday – Sunday, February 24 - 26, 2017

The 32nd Annual Cathedral Festival offers exciting midway rides, games, raffles, bingo, great food, live music, and more.

Arts and Crafts Festival at the Pier

Saturday and Sunday, February 25 and 26, 2017
(352) 344-0657
Free Event

Hand-crafted items, fine artwork, live music, delicious food, and more at this outdoor festival on St. Augustine Beach.

Bird Walk at Fort Mose

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free Event

Enjoy a guided birdwalk through the hammocks and marshes of Fort Mose State Park.

Florida Chamber Music Project: Schumann

Sunday, February 26, 2017, at 3 p.m.

Robert Schumann's Quintet in E Flat Major will be featured at this afternoon concert by the Florida Chamber Music Project.

Limelight Theatre: Music in the Box

6 - 9 p.m. on the last Sunday of the month
(904) 825-1164

This series of live acoustic performances on the last Sunday of each month features local musicians in an intimate setting.