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., November 30, 2021

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Light the Way Home Festival of Trees

Monday, November 29 - Friday, December, 2021
(904) 824-8987 x3
Free Event
A volunteer decorates a Christmas tree to be enjoyed and auctioned for charity at the Festival of Trees in the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine.

This four-day Christmas celebration helps to raise funds for St. Francis House and Port in the Storm Homeless Youth Center.

Tours for Nights of Lights 2021-22

Nov. 20, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2022

Here are some delightful tours that transport guests around St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Lights 2021-22

Every Night from Nov. 20, 2021, to Jan. 31, 2022
(904) 829-1711
Free Event
The Lightner Museum under a blue evening sky during Nights of Lights.

The 2021-22 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Chanukah Helicopter Gelt Drop

Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 | 6:15 p.m.
(904) 701-4422
245 Nocatee Center Way
Free Event

The whole family will love the chocolate coins raining down from the sky and the kindling of a giant menorah and light show at the Nocatee Splash Park.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Light the Way Home Festival of Trees

Monday, November 29 - Friday, December, 2021
(904) 824-8987 x3
Free Event
A volunteer decorates a Christmas tree to be enjoyed and auctioned for charity at the Festival of Trees in the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine.

This four-day Christmas celebration helps to raise funds for St. Francis House and Port in the Storm Homeless Youth Center.

Tours for Nights of Lights 2021-22

Nov. 20, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2022

Here are some delightful tours that transport guests around St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Lights 2021-22

Every Night from Nov. 20, 2021, to Jan. 31, 2022
(904) 829-1711
Free Event
The Lightner Museum under a blue evening sky during Nights of Lights.

The 2021-22 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Luminary Night 2021

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | 6 p.m.
Free Event
The St. Augustine Lighthouse invites guests to drive through its grounds and view the more than 2,000 luminaries that light up the night sky each year.

The St. Augustine Lighthouse invites guests to stroll through its grounds and view the more than 2,000 luminaries that light up the night sky each year.

The Wood Brothers

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 | 8:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0399

Soulful folk trio The Wood Brothers return to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Light the Way Home Festival of Trees

Monday, November 29 - Friday, December, 2021
(904) 824-8987 x3
Free Event
A volunteer decorates a Christmas tree to be enjoyed and auctioned for charity at the Festival of Trees in the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine.

This four-day Christmas celebration helps to raise funds for St. Francis House and Port in the Storm Homeless Youth Center.

Tours for Nights of Lights 2021-22

Nov. 20, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2022

Here are some delightful tours that transport guests around St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Lights 2021-22

Every Night from Nov. 20, 2021, to Jan. 31, 2022
(904) 829-1711
Free Event
The Lightner Museum under a blue evening sky during Nights of Lights.

The 2021-22 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Elkton's Bright Nights of Drive Thru Lights

Thursday–Sunday, Nov. 27, 2021, to Jan. 2, 2022 | 6 to 9 p.m.
(904) 692-1370
A tractor and trailer lit for the holidays at Elkton's Bright Nights of Drive-thru Lights in Elkton, just west of St. Augustine.

Sykes Family Farm in Elkton presents a festive drive through fields and equipment decorated for the holidays.

Trace Adkins Concert

Thursday, Dec.2, 2021 | 7 p.m.
Veteran country musician Trace Adkins brings music from his 13th studio album to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Country musician Trace Adkins will bring music from his 13th studio album to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre in December 2021.

The Outlaws

Thursday, December 2, 2021
(904) 209-0399
The Outlaws return to Ponte Vedre Concert Hall.

Southern country rock legends The Outlaws will perform live at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, December 3, 2021

First Friday Art Walk

First Friday of each month, 5 - 9 p.m.
(904) 373-8697
Free Event
Visitors enter one of the galleries participating in First Friday in Augustine.

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

Tours for Nights of Lights 2021-22

Nov. 20, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2022

Here are some delightful tours that transport guests around St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Lights 2021-22

Every Night from Nov. 20, 2021, to Jan. 31, 2022
(904) 829-1711
Free Event
The Lightner Museum under a blue evening sky during Nights of Lights.

The 2021-22 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Jingle Bell Jog 5K 2021

Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 | 6 p.m.
(904) 710-2458

This early evening December run gets the family out and running with holiday spirit!

Elkton's Bright Nights of Drive Thru Lights

Thursday–Sunday, Nov. 27, 2021, to Jan. 2, 2022 | 6 to 9 p.m.
(904) 692-1370
A tractor and trailer lit for the holidays at Elkton's Bright Nights of Drive-thru Lights in Elkton, just west of St. Augustine.

Sykes Family Farm in Elkton presents a festive drive through fields and equipment decorated for the holidays.

X106.5 Next Big Thing Concert

Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 | 6:30 p.m.
X106.5 will bring the Next Big Thing concert series to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre in December 2021.

X106.5 will bring the Next Big Thing concert series to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre in December 2021.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Brian Kilmeade Comedy & Commentary Show

Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 | 8 p.m.
(904) 209-0399
Fox News Commentator Brian Kilmeade will bring his comedy show "The President & The Freedom Fighter Tour" to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall  Dec. 3, 2021.

Fox News Commentator Brian Kilmeade will bring his comedy show "The President & The Freedom Fighter Tour" to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Dec. 3, 2021.

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free Event

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

Christmas Parade 2021

Saturday, December 4, 2021 | 9 to 10 .a.m.
Free Event

The Christmas Parade is a time-honored tradition in St. Augustine, designed to get everyone into the holiday spirit!