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., April 26, 2018

Saturday, May 5, 2018

The National with Guest Big Thief

Saturday, May 5, 2018 | 8:00 p.m.

Alternative rock band The National will appear live in concert with special guest Big Thief.

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Romanza Day 3

Sunday, May 6, 2018

The Romanza Festivale is ten days of art, music, dance and living history in St. Augustine.

Gamble Rogers Music Festival

Friday – Sunday, May 4 – 6, 2018
(904) 794-4163, (904) 377-4163

This celebration of Americana folk music, now in its 23rd year, takes place on the opening weekend of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Limelight Theatre: Bad Jews

Thursdays – Sundays, April 20 – May 13, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents "Bad Jews," an award-winning Off-Broadway dark comedy.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

Salt Air Farmer's 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.

Hot Hot Harmony!

Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 2 - 4 p.m.
Free Event

Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts presents two award-winning a capella groups in this free concert.

The Florida Chamber Music Project wraps up its 2017 - 2018 season with selections from the music of Mozart and Smetana.

The Bartram Trails Honor Chorus performs at this free concert as part of the 2018 Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

The Gipsy Kings bring their multi-cultural international sounds to the stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Romanza Day 4

Monday, May 7, 2018

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts is ten days of art, music, dance, and living history in St. Augustine.

Romanza Chamber Music: Klezmer Band

Monday, May 7, 2018, 12 - 1 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale's Chamber Music Series continues with Guy and the Yehudas, a klezmer band from Jacksonville.

A Little Night Music: Chillula

Monday, May 7, 2018 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts begins its 2018 A Little Night Music free concert series with hometown band Chillula.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 8 – 13, 2018
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Romanza Day 5

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts is ten days of art, music, dance and living history in St. Augustine.

Country music favorite Luke Combs will highlight 2018 Military Appreciation Day activities at THE PLAYERS Championship.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Romanza: St. Augustine Maritime 450th Legacy Vessel

Tuesday - Thursday, May 8 - 10, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
(904) 829-3168

Visitors can learn all about the 450th Legacy vessel from St. Augustine Maritime Heritage Foundation boatbuilders.

Romanza Chamber Music: Ali and Gosia

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 12 - 1 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale's Chamber Music Series continues with this free concert by award-winning duo Ali and Gosia.

A Little Night Music: Ghost Tropic

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts continues its 2018 A Little Night Music free concert series with St. Augustine band Ghost Tropic.

Vance Joy

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Australian indie folk singer-songwriter Vance Joy will appear at the Amphitheatre on his "Nation of Two World Tour."

Romanza: Kaleidoscope of Dance

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
(904) 826-8600
14 Granada St.

The amazing variety of dance styles and talent in the St. Augustine area are showcased in this presentation of the Romanza Festivale.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 8 – 13, 2018
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Romanza Day 6

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The Romanza Festivale is ten days of art, music, dance, and living history in St. Augustine.