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., January 22, 2018

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Matanzas 5K and Fun Run

Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018
(904) 945-6811

Compete in the 5K, enjoy the Fun Run, or just watch the action at this classic St. Augustine race event, now in its 38th year.

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Old City Pirate Fest

Saturday & Sunday, January 27 & 28, 2018

Join the St. Augustine Swashbucklers as they present the Second Annual Old City Pirate Fest.

Limelight Theatre: Fool for Love

Thursdays thru Sundays, Jan. 18 – Feb. 11, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents Fool For Love, a 1983 play written by Sam Shepard.

Venardos Circus

January 24 – February 10, 2018

A family-friendly, musical circus under an authentic big top tent!

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Old City Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning
Free Event

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

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Dressing Downton Exhibition

October 4, 2017, to February 4, 2018
(904) 824-2874

Downton Abbey fans will love this exhibition of the series' period costumes.

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.

EMMA Concert Series: Estonian National Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, January 27, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
(904) 797-2800

The celebrated Estonian National Symphony Orchestra will perform as part of the EMMA Concert Evening Series.

Black Violin: Classical Boom Tour

Jan. 27, 2018 at 4 pm & 8 pm

Black Violin features classical hip hop duo Kev Marcus and Wil B.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Old City Pirate Fest

Saturday & Sunday, January 27 & 28, 2018

Join the St. Augustine Swashbucklers as they present the Second Annual Old City Pirate Fest.

Limelight Theatre: Fool for Love

Thursdays thru Sundays, Jan. 18 – Feb. 11, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents Fool For Love, a 1983 play written by Sam Shepard.

Venardos Circus

January 24 – February 10, 2018

A family-friendly, musical circus under an authentic big top tent!

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Dressing Downton Exhibition

October 4, 2017, to February 4, 2018
(904) 824-2874

Downton Abbey fans will love this exhibition of the series' period costumes.

Yonder Mountain String Band

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Yonder Mountain String Band brings its progressive and expansive bluegrass sound to Ponte Vedra.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Venardos Circus

January 24 – February 10, 2018

A family-friendly, musical circus under an authentic big top tent!

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Dressing Downton Exhibition

October 4, 2017, to February 4, 2018
(904) 824-2874

Downton Abbey fans will love this exhibition of the series' period costumes.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Venardos Circus

January 24 – February 10, 2018

A family-friendly, musical circus under an authentic big top tent!