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., September 21, 2018

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

Bird Walk at Anastasia State Park

Sunday, September 23, 2018, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Bird watchers and nature lovers are invited to join this guided bird walk at Anastasia State Park.

Scarecrow Building Contest

Saturdays & Sundays from September 22 to October 14, 2018

Everyone is invited to come build their own scarecrow and enter the finished creation in Rype & Readi Downtown Farm Market’s Scarecrow Building Contest.

Salt Air Farmers Market

Every Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

Visitors can shop for local eats and treats at this farmers market at Marineland.

Taste of the Beach 2018

Sunday, September 23, 2018 | 12 – 5 p.m.
(904) 347-8007

Where culinary excellence, culture, music and a good cause all combine to create a great beachside event.

Premier Bride Expo

Sunday, September 23, 2018
(904) 551-2713

This bride expo features wedding professionals in the North Florida and St. Augustine area.

EMMA Concert: Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, September 23, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
(904) 797-2800

As part of Flagler College's 50th Anniversary commemoration, the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra will perform a selection of great movie music by John Williams.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Schooner Freedom Full Moon Sail

On the night of the full moon each month, March 1 – December 22, 2018

Take a moonlight sail on Matanzas Bay aboard St. Augustine's premier tall ship.

Sunset Moonrise Tours 2018

Select dates throughout 2018 (see details below)

Watch the sun set and the moon rise from atop the St. Augustine Lighthouse, and enjoy complimentary champagne and snacks.

Sunset and Full Moon Paddle on Salt Run

Monday, September 24, 2018, 6:15 – 7:45 p.m.
(904) 460-9111

Take a paddle along Anastasia State Park's Salt Run and enjoy the view as the sun sets and the full moon rises.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

The second and fourth Tuesday of each month | 6 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

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

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Farmers Market at the Pier

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

Dolphin Conservation Experience and Kayak Ecotour

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 | 2 – 7:30 p.m.
(904) 347-1565

Enjoy this expanded tour that combines a kayak and a walking tour for a complete educational experience into the habitat of the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin in the Marineland Matanzas Basin.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

Lightner After Hours

The 4th Thursday of the month from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

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

Louie Anderson

Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.

Iconic comedian Louie Anderson brings his stand-up act to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, September 28, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

CROCtoberfest

Friday, September 28, 2018, from 6 to 9 p.m.

This brew-at-the-zoo event showcases local breweries and restaurants from all over North Florida as well as live music by local band Funk Butter.and live musi musicians

Democracy and Its Demise

Friday, September 28, 2018 7:30 p.m.
Free Event

Based on Henry Adams' 1880 novel, this original play describes a democracy threatened by ambition, incompetence, and political posturing — one that is remarkably similar to what’s happening today.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

Family Fishing Tournament

Saturday, September 29, 2018 | 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(904) 209-0320
6795 Collier Road

Compete in this family fishing tournament, where each boat must have at least one adult and one young angler.

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Event

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

Youth Fishing Clinic

Saturday, September 29, 2018, 9 – 11 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

This free clinic for kids ages 5 to 16 will include lessons on knot tying, fishing ethics, casting, tackle, and much more.

Scarecrow Building Contest

Saturdays & Sundays from September 22 to October 14, 2018

Everyone is invited to come build their own scarecrow and enter the finished creation in Rype & Readi Downtown Farm Market’s Scarecrow Building Contest.