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 18, 2018

Sunday, September 9, 2018

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.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Joanne Shaw Taylor and Special Guest JD Simo

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

British blues-rock star Joanne Shaw Taylor will perform at the Concert Hall with special guest JD Simo.

Wednesday, September 12, 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.

Friday, September 14, 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.

Widespread Panic: Three Concerts & Food Drive

Fri., Sat., and Sun., Sept. 14, 15, and 16, 2018 (see below for times)

Legendary jam band Widespread Panic returns to St. Augustine for a three-night concert event and food drive.

Writer's Conference 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
(904) 819-6339

Celebrate the written word at this annual festival and conference, featuring workshops and award-winning authors.

Literary Legends Reception

Friday, September 14, 2018, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
(904) 819-6339

Celebrate the written word at this annual festival and conference, featuring workshops and award-winning authors.

Saturday, September 15, 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.

Widespread Panic: Three Concerts & Food Drive

Fri., Sat., and Sun., Sept. 14, 15, and 16, 2018 (see below for times)

Legendary jam band Widespread Panic returns to St. Augustine for a three-night concert event and food drive.

Endless Summer Run 10K/5K

Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, 7:30 a.m.
(904) 687-5939

The annual Endless Summer Run features a 10K cross-country run and a 5K beach run/walk, both with beautiful views, and a cool race T-shirt.

International Coastal Cleanup Day

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 8 a.m. - 12 noon
Free Event

Volunteers in 91 countries participate in this international effort to keep our shorelines clean.

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.

GTM Guided Beach Exploration

Third Saturday of the month | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
2200 Ponte Vedra Blvd.

Visitors can take a beachside walk through the Guana Research Reserve and learn about the natural wildlife.

Florida Heritage Book Festival

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Celebrate the written word at this annual festival and conference, featuring workshops and award-winning authors.

Tolomato Cemetery Tour

The third Saturday of each month from 11 am - 3 pm
Free Event

The Tolomato Cemetery is open to the public only on the third Saturday of each month.

Sunday, September 16, 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.

Widespread Panic: Three Concerts & Food Drive

Fri., Sat., and Sun., Sept. 14, 15, and 16, 2018 (see below for times)

Legendary jam band Widespread Panic returns to St. Augustine for a three-night concert event and food drive.

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.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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.

Wednesday, September 19, 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.

Friday, September 21, 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.

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.

Lee Ann Womack

Friday, September 21, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Award-winning country singer/songwriter Lee Ann Womack will perform in a live concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Saturday, September 22, 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.