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., July 19, 2018

Friday, August 24, 2018

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Florida Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament 2018

Friday - Sunday, August 24 - 26, 2018
(904) 540-1189
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 2018 Florida Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

2018 Jacksonville Tattoo Convention

Friday – Sunday, August 24 – 26, 2018
(615) 429-2200

Renowned tattoo artists and vendors gather for the 14th Annual Jacksonville Tattoo Convention.

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.

Fourth Saturdays Family Seining

9:00 - 11:00 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.

Uptown Saturday Night

Last Saturday of every month
Free Event

Visitors can shop and socialize along San Marco Avenue as the stores remain open for the monthly Uptown Saturday Night event.

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Rick Springfield "Best In Show"

Saturday, August 25, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Power pop icon Rick Springfield brings his "Best In Show" tour, with special guests Loverboy, Greg Kihn, and Tommy Tutone, to St. Augustine.

Sunday, August 26, 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.

Florida Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament 2018

Friday - Sunday, August 24 - 26, 2018
(904) 540-1189
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 2018 Florida Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

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.

2018 Jacksonville Tattoo Convention

Friday – Sunday, August 24 – 26, 2018
(615) 429-2200

Renowned tattoo artists and vendors gather for the 14th Annual Jacksonville Tattoo Convention.

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.

Music in the Box at the Limelight

6 - 8 p.m. on the last Sunday of the month
(904) 825-1164

This series of live acoustic performances on the last Sunday of each month features local musicians in an intimate setting.

Moonlight Kayak Tours

Thursday – Sunday, August 23 - 26, 2018 | 6 - 9 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Road

Experience Trout Creek by moonlight on one of these kayak tours led by county naturalists.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

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

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

Wednesday, August 29, 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.

Music by the Sea 2018

Wednesdays from May 16 to Sept. 12, 2018 | 6 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying fresh food from local restaurants at this annual summer event.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

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.

Concerts in the Plaza 2018

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from May 31 to August 30, 2018
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through the end of August.

Friday, August 31, 2018

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.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Sing Out Loud Festival 2018

3 weekends in September 2018 | See details below
(904) 209-3751
Free Event

St. Augustine's Sing Out Loud Music Festival returns with three full weekends of free concerts at multiple venues in September 2018.

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.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Fort Mose Militia Muster & Training

The first Saturday of the month | 9 - 11:30 a.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Experience authentic 18th century weapons demonstrations with the Fort Mose Militia.