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., March 25, 2019

Sunday, April 7, 2019

A Classic Theatre: Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks

Fri., Sat. and Sun., April 5, 6, and 7, 2019 | See show times below.

This delightful play traces the relationship between a retired woman and her acerbic dance instructor over a period of six weeks.

Apryle Showers 10K Run 2019

Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 7:30 a.m.
(904) 710-2458
245 Nocatee Center Way

This “Florida’s Fastest 10K Run” is hosted by the Nocatee community to benefit the Apryle Showers Foundation.

Less Than Jake on the Backyard Stage

Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.

Ska punk band Less Than Jake will perform on the Amphitheatre's Backyard Stage with guests Mest, Punchline, and Kali Masi.

We Three

Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Fresh from their performance on "America's Got Talent," sibling trio We Three is embarking on their first major national headlining tour, with a stop at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Woman's Exchange Spring Luncheons

Select dates: March 26 and 29, April 2, 4, 9, and 12, 2019. See below for details.
(904) 829-5064

Enjoy a St. Augustine tradition and attend one of the Woman’s Exchange Spring Luncheons at the Peña-Peck House Museum.

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

6 - 9 p.m. on 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from March thru October 2019
Free Event

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

Pat Metheny "Side Eye"

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Grammy-award-winning jazz guitarist Pat Metheny brings his new playing environment “Side Eye” to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Wednesday Pier Farmers Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

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

Florida Freshwater Fishing 101

Select Wednesdays in April and May 2019 | 9 – 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0355
99 34 Shands Pier Road
Free Event

Join just one or all five of this series of free fishing clinics to learn the basics of Florida freshwater fishing.

Kayak Fishing on Six-Mile Creek

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
8698 Palm Fish Camp Rd.

Enjoy a morning of freshwater fishing and exploring Six Mile Creek just off the St. Johns River.

Miracle on the Bayfront Gala

Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.
(904) 460-7432

Attendees can enjoy dinner and dancing at this annual gala to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Coquina Rock Beach Walks

3 dates in Spring 2019: March 16 & 29 and April 15 | See below for times
(386) 446-6783

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

Florida's Wild Edibles and Medicinal Plants – Alpine Groves

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 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.

Cody Johnson

Thursday, April 11, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Breakout country music star Cody Johnson will perform live on the Backyard Stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Edgar Degas Exhibit Opening Reception

Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 7 – 9 p.m.
(904) 824-2874

Guests are invited to preview the Lightner Museum's new exhibit of drawings by Edgar Degas and other impressionists at this opening reception.

Richard Marx

Thursday, April 11, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Richard Marx brings his veritable arsenal of talent to Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Woman's Exchange Spring Luncheons

Select dates: March 26 and 29, April 2, 4, 9, and 12, 2019. See below for details.
(904) 829-5064

Enjoy a St. Augustine tradition and attend one of the Woman’s Exchange Spring Luncheons at the Peña-Peck House Museum.

Midland "Electric Rodeo Tour"

Friday, April 12, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Traditional country music trio Midland will perform on their "Electric Rodeo Tour" at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore

Friday, April 12, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Americana icons Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore will perform in a live concert with The Guilty Ones.

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Old Town Art Show 2019

Saturday and Sunday, April 13 and 14, 2019
(904) 794-0084
29 W. Castillo
Free Event

Local and national artists showcase their beautiful hand-crafted wares at this annual festival.

Betty Griffin Center Run for Peace

Saturday, April 13, 2019, 8:00 a.m.

Visitors can enjoy a scenic run through St. Augustine Beach neighborhoods, while also supporting a great cause at this 5K.

Free Park and Ride Shuttle for Spring Festival Season

Saturdays (and one Sunday) from March 9 to April 20, 2019
(904) 209-4211

Take advantage of this easy and free park and ride shuttle service on select weekends during St. Augustine's busy spring festival season.

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.

Second Saturdays Family Seining

9 – 11 a.m. on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month
Free Event

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

Feel the Wheels 2019

Saturday, April 13, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
(904) 826-1052

Kids can have fun getting up close to some awesome vehicles at Feel the Wheels at the St. Augustine Outlets.