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., September 21, 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Gene Watson

Saturday, October 13, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Acclaimed country music vocalist Gene Watson will appear live in concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

St. Augustine Greek Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 12 -14, 2018
(904) 479-6729
Free Event

This annual celebration of delicious food and traditional Greek dance and music turns Francis Field into a virtual Greek village.

Sykes Family Farms Crop Maze

Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, October 6 – November 4, 2018

Explore the truly "amaizing" crop maze at Sykes Family Farms and enjoy lots of other fun fall activities.

Golf Festival 2018

Main Festival Day is Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 | Other events occur Oct. 11 and Oct. 14 (Details below)
(904) 940-4021
Free Event

World Golf Village celebrates its 20th anniversary with the annual Golf Festival, packed with events for golf lovers and their families.

Bike MS: PGA Tour Cycle to the Shore 2018

Saturday and Sunday, October 13 and 14, 2018

This two-day bicycling tour from TPC Sawgrass to Daytona Beach will raise funds for MS programs and research.

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.

Fort Matanzas Kayak Trips

Thurs.–Sun., October 11–14 & 25–28, 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.

St. Augustine Amateur Golf Tournament

Friday – Sunday, October 12 -14, 2018
(904) 209-0352, (904) 209-0350
Free Event

The St. Johns Golf Club hosts the 15th Annual St. Augustine Amateur Golf Tournament.

Scarecrow Building Contest

Saturdays & Sundays from September 22 to October 14, 2018

Everyone is invited to come build their own scarecrow and enter the finished creation in Rype & Readi Downtown Farm Market’s Scarecrow Building Contest.

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.

St. Ambrose Fall Festival

Sunday, October 14, 2018
(904) 692-1366
6070 Church Road
Free Event

The St. Ambrose's Annual Fall Festival features live music, food, a yard sale, raffles, and games for the entire family.

SAiRA Food & Wine Festival

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.
(904) 540-3129

The 9th Annual SAiRA Food and Wine Festival showcases local independent restaurants in St. Augustine to benefit a local charity.

Second Sundays at Stetson's

2 – 4 p.m. on the second Sunday of the month in 2018
(904) 209-0348

Enjoy a concert at the former home of writer, activist, and conservationist Stetson Kennedy at Beluthahatchee Park.

Ween

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

Alternative indie rock group Ween will perform live on stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Monday, October 15, 2018

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 15 – 21, 2018
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 15 – 21, 2018
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.

GTM Research Reserve/Marineland Lecture

The third Tuesday of each month, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Marineland Dolphin Adventure and GTM Research Reserve host monthly free lectures on the third Tuesday of each month.

Jaws of the Sea

October 2, 4, 16, and 30, 2018 | 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0335
Free Event

Everything you ever wanted to know about sharks, and an opportunity to find some shark teeth for your collection!

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 15 – 21, 2018
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.

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.

Saltwater Fishing Clinics 101

5 Wednesdays Oct. 17 – Nov. 14, 9 - 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

Five lessons are offered over five weeks in this series of free clinics on saltwater fishing.

Owl Prowl at Alpine Groves Park

Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 6:45 to 9:15 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Enjoy the sunset along the St. Johns River and learn all about the creatures of the night, including resident owls.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Biketoberfest 2018

Thursday–Sunday, October 18–21, 2018
Free Event

Daytona Beach hosts the 26th Annual Biketoberfest in 2018.

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 15 – 21, 2018
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.

Limelight Theatre: Cabaret

September 21 – October 21, 2018 | Thursdays thru Sundays

This provocative musical tells the story of a fictional nightclub in pre-World War II Berlin.