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

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

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.

Farmers & Crafts Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

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.

The Romanza Festivale's Chamber Music Series continues with "Kathy and Friends" in concert.

The Three Tellers will share tales about some of the best-known crooks and scoundrels in St. Augustine history.

A Little Night Music: Sam Pacetti

Wednesday, May 9, 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 local favorite Sam Pacetti.

Thursday, May 10, 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 7

Thursday, May 10, 2018

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

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.

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.

Wild Edibles and Backyard Medicinal Plants of Florida

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 10 a.m. – 2:00 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 University of North Florida's Lawson Ensemble will perform in this free concert as part of the 2018 Romanza Festivale of the Arts.

Florida Humanities Speaker Series

2nd Thursday of the month, February - May 2018, 6:30 p.m.

The Lightner Museum will host the Florida Humanities Speaker Series, with four presentations focusing on Florida's colonial history, culture, and people.

A Little Night Music: Matanzas Tap and Bret Blackshear

Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 6:30 – 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 hometown band Chillula.

An Evening with Joe Bonamassa

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Blues rock artist and virtuoso guitarist Joe Bonamassa will appear live in concert at the Amphitheatre.

Friday, May 11, 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 8

Friday, May 11, 2018

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

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.

A Classic Theatre: Lysistrata

Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, May 11, 12 and 13, 2018

Lysistrata was written over two thousand years ago, but the comedy’s anti-war and pro-feminist themes are outrageously modern.

Florida-Friendly Landscaping: Attract Wildlife

Friday, May 11, 2018, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Participants will learn how to create an eco-friendly landscape that attracts pollinators and other wildlife.

The St. Johns Center for the Arts Chamber Chorus will perform in this free concert during the Romanza Festivale of the Arts.

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2018

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.

Romanza: St. Augustine Youth Chorus Concert

Friday, May 11, 2018 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Free Event

The final concert in the Romanza 2018 Young Performers Music Series is a performance by the St. Augustine Youth Chorus.