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

Friday, October 26, 2018

Woman's Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons

October 23, 26, & 30, and November 1, 6, 9, & 13, 2018
(904) 829-5064

Enjoy a St. Augustine tradition and attend one of the Woman’s Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons at the Peña-Peck House Museum.

Creatures of the Night

Oct. 26, 27, & 28, 2018, 5:30 – 7:00pm

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.

EstuScary Festival & Haunted Forest at GTM Research Reserve

Friday and Saturday, October 26 and 27, 2018 | 6 – 9 p.m.

Celebrate Halloween with candy, popcorn, and kid-friendly activities at this Festival, and enter the Haunted Forest Trails if you dare.

HOLLER-Ween Fest 2018

Friday & Saturday, October 19 & 20 and 26 & 27, 2018 | 6:30 p.m.
(386) 986-8107

The whole family will enjoy the Halloween activities at the HOLLER-Ween Fest at the Florida Agricultural Museum.

Haunted Barn 2018

Fridays & Saturdays from October 5 – 28, 2018

Visitors can get spooked at this Haunted House that will be set up at Rype & Readi's Downtown Farm Market!

Alice in Chains

Friday, October 26, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Alt-metal band Alice in Chains will be live on stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Max Weinberg's Jukebox

Friday, October 26, 2018, at 8 p.m.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer Max Weinberg will perform in a new, interactive format designed for smaller venues, “Max Weinberg’s Jukebox.”

Saturday, October 27, 2018

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.

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.

Jail Break 5K

Saturday, October 27, 2018 | 8:00 a.m.

The whole family can enjoy this Halloween event and fun 5K, where runners “escape” from the Old Jail and race across the Vilano Bridge to the ocean.

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.

The Spanish Colonial Kitchen

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on March 10, May 12, and October 27, 2018
(904) 471-0116
Free Event

Period re-enactors demonstrate how the Spanish Colonial kitchen was influenced by the many cultures that created St. Augustine.

First Coast Arts & Crafts Fall Show

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Free Event

Browse the unique vendors at this annual arts and crafts show.

Ancient City Kids Day 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(904) 829-2273
200 San Sebastian View
Free Event

Every day may be kids' day, but this one is unique in St. Augustine -- the annual Ancient City Kids Day.

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.

Creatures of the Night

Oct. 26, 27, & 28, 2018, 5:30 – 7:00pm

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.

EstuScary Festival & Haunted Forest at GTM Research Reserve

Friday and Saturday, October 26 and 27, 2018 | 6 – 9 p.m.

Celebrate Halloween with candy, popcorn, and kid-friendly activities at this Festival, and enter the Haunted Forest Trails if you dare.

Michael Franti & Spearhead Live

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 6:00 p.m.

Hip hop and roots reggae artist Michael Franti & Spearhead bring their "Stay Human Tour" to the Amphitheatre.

HOLLER-Ween Fest 2018

Friday & Saturday, October 19 & 20 and 26 & 27, 2018 | 6:30 p.m.
(386) 986-8107

The whole family will enjoy the Halloween activities at the HOLLER-Ween Fest at the Florida Agricultural Museum.

Haunted Barn 2018

Fridays & Saturdays from October 5 – 28, 2018

Visitors can get spooked at this Haunted House that will be set up at Rype & Readi's Downtown Farm Market!

Dweezil Zappa: Choice Cuts! World Tour 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.

Dweezil Zappa brings his "Choice Cuts!" World Tour 2018 to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall in a live concert and will also host a Guitar Master Class earlier in the day.

Sunday, October 28, 2018

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.

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.

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.

Creatures of the Night

Oct. 26, 27, & 28, 2018, 5:30 – 7:00pm

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.