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 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

GTM Research Reserve/Marineland Lecture

The third Tuesday of each month, 10 – 11 a.m.
Free Event

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

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Find fresh, local foods, hand-crafted items, fresh herbs and much more at this beachfront farmers market.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Dine Out on Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Find a great place to enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving dinner while on vacation in St. Augustine.

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Run Turkey Run

November 23, 2017 - 7:30am
500 S Legacy Trail

Early morning Thanksgiving Day Run to get the family out and running before the big feast!

Shut Up and Run 5K

Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017, 8 a.m.

The 15th Annual Shut Up and Run 5K is a special Thanksgiving fun run for families and individuals.

Friday, November 24, 2017

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Apex Theatre Studio presents two encore performances of the hilarious British comedy, "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged."

TPC Sawgrass Tree Lighting Ceremony

Friday, November 24, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.
Free Event

Start your holiday season with a traditional tree lighting ceremony for the whole family at TPC Sawgrass.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Annual Candlelight Tours at Villa Zorayda

On select dates from Nov. 25, 2017, to Jan. 6, 2018

Special Candlelight Tours of the exotic Villa Zorayda are available on select evenings throughout the holidays.

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Apex Theatre Studio presents two encore performances of the hilarious British comedy, "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged."

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

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.

St. Augustine Art & Craft Festival

Saturday & Sunday, November 25 & 26, 2017

The St. Augustine Art Association hosts the 52nd Annual Art & Craft Festival in Francis Field.

Free Historic Walking Tour

4:00 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of the month in 2017
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.