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

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Second Saturday Plant Sale

Second Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
(386) 302-5590

Guests can visit the magnificent gardens, browse rare and beautiful plants for sale, and attend a cultivation workshop.

Tab Benoit

Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Award-winning blues guitarist Tab Benoit returns to Ponte Vedra Concert Hall to perform a live concert.

Kane Brown

Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Breakout country music star Kane Brown will perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Sunday, April 14, 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.

Blessing of the Fleet

Palm Sunday, April 14, 2019, 12:00 noon
Free Event

Be a part of a historic tradition as St. Augustine vessels are blessed by the Bishop of the Diocese of St. Augustine.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 16 – May 5, 2019
(954) 608-2128

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 16 through May 5, 2019.

Wednesday, April 17, 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 Hallowes Cove

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
200 Swamp Oak Trail

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

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 16 – May 5, 2019
(954) 608-2128

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 16 through May 5, 2019.

Leon Bridges

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Grammy-nominated Leon Bridges will play the St. Augustine Amphitheatre with special guest Jess Glynne.

Edwin McCain

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at 8 p.m.

Rootsy pop singer-songwriter Edwin McCain returns to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall for a live concert.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Easter Egg Hunts 2019

Throughout Easter Week | See details below

Easter Week in St. Augustine is full of activites, including egg hunts for the kids.

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 16 – May 5, 2019
(954) 608-2128

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 16 through May 5, 2019.

Florida's Wild Edibles and Medicinal Plants – Vaill Point Park

Thursday, April 18, 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.

The Weight Band

Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Featuring former members of The Band and the Levon Helm Band, The Weight Band returns to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, April 19, 2019

Schooner Freedom Full Moon Sail

On the night of the full moon each month, February thru December 2019 | See details below.

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

Sunset Moonrise Tours 2019

Select dates throughout 2019 (see details below)

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

Easter Church Services 2019

Easter Weekend, April 19 - 21, 2019
Free Event

St. Augustine's churches host special services in celebration of Easter.

Easter Egg Hunts 2019

Throughout Easter Week | See details below

Easter Week in St. Augustine is full of activites, including egg hunts for the kids.

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 16 – May 5, 2019
(954) 608-2128

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 16 through May 5, 2019.

A Toast to the Coast, starring The Wheeland Brothers

Friday, April 19, 2019, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
(904) 461-2033

The Wheeland Brothers and guest Sean McCarthy will perform live in this free concert on the beach.

Lincolnville Jazz at the Excelsior

Select dates from December 2018 through April 2019

This series of nine jazz concerts over four months will feature several of the finest musical artists in the region.

Tinsley Ellis

Friday, April 19, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Southern blues-rock guitar wizard, vocalist, and songwriter Tinsley Ellis will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Easter Church Services 2019

Easter Weekend, April 19 - 21, 2019
Free Event

St. Augustine's churches host special services in celebration of Easter.