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., October 21, 2018

Saturday, November 3, 2018

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.

HorsePlay Therapy Fall Festival

Saturday, November 3, 2018 | 12 – 6 p.m.
(904) 315-8525
1885 S.R. 207

HorsePlay Therapy hosts its annual Fall Festival fundraiser with pony rides, bounce houses, games, and many more kid-friendly activities.

Fort Matanzas Torchlight Tours

Saturday, November 3, 2018 | See below for tour times
(904) 471-0116

These Torchlight Tours at Fort Matanzas recreate the experience of the Spanish soldados stationed there in the 18th century.

Salute to Veterans and First Responders

Saturday, November 3, 2018, at 7 p.m. (Gates open at 4 p.m.)
Free Event

Beach 105.5 presents a free concert honoring veterans and first responders, featuring David Ball and the Pellicer Creek Band.

Billy F Gibbons

Saturday, November 3, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

ZZ Top guitarist/vocalist Billy F Gibbons will perform with Matt Sorum, Austin Hanks, and Elwood Francis on “The Big Bad Blues Tour.”

Sunday, November 4, 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.

George Orwell's 1984

Friday – Sunday, Oct. 26 - 28 & Nov. 2 - 4, 2018. | See details below for show times.

The nightmare of the Big Brother Society comes to life in A Classic Theatre’s stage production of George Orwell’s 1984.

Spoonbills & Sprockets Tour

Sunday, November 4, 2018, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
(386) 503-5197

Take a bicycle tour along one of the most beautiful roads in America -- the A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway.

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.

Great Chowder Debate 2018

Sunday, November 4, 2018, from noon to 4 p.m.

Restaurants face off in a competition to see who has the tastiest chowder in St. Augustine.

Sing Out Loud Artist Spotlight: Peyton Lescher

Sunday, November 4, 2018, at 6 p.m.
Free Event

The winner of the 2018 Sing Out Loud "What's Hot" Fest App contest, Peyton Lescher will perform with guest Davis and The Loose Cannons at the Amphitheatre Front Porch

Tuesday, November 6, 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.

Wednesday, November 7, 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.

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.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Moses Creek Kayak Trips

Thursday – Sunday, November 8 – 11, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
315 Coastal Drive

These guided kayak trips explore the Matanzas River around Moses Creek.

A Perfect Pairing: Pinots & Powerful Women

Thursday, November 8, 2018
(904) 829-9721

Join Women United of United Way St. Johns County for an evening of wine, friends, and fundraising.

Amy Ray and Her Band

Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Amy Ray and Her Band will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Historic Lincolnville Festival

Friday – Sunday, November 9 – 11, 2018
(904) 829-3918
Free Event

The annual Lincolnville Festival returns this year with three days of live music, dancing, great food, and family activities.

Moses Creek Kayak Trips

Thursday – Sunday, November 8 – 11, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
315 Coastal Drive

These guided kayak trips explore the Matanzas River around Moses Creek.

Holiday Shoppes 2018

Friday and Saturday, November 9 and 10, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

This annual event, presented by the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, offers one-of-a-kind items for holiday shopping.

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.

Sister Hazel

Friday, November 9, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Southern alternative rock band Sister Hazel returns to for a live concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Veterans Day Weekend at World Golf Village

Saturday & Sunday, November 10 & 11, 2018
(904) 940-4123

In honor of Veterans Day, the World Golf Hall of Fame offers free admission to active-duty military, veterans, and their dependents on Nov. 10 & 11, 2018.

St. Augustine Half Marathon 2018

Saturday and Sunday, November 10 and 11, 2018
(949) 771-5395

This scenic half marathon series through the nation's oldest city features family-friendly races for all ages.

Historic Lincolnville Festival

Friday – Sunday, November 9 – 11, 2018
(904) 829-3918
Free Event

The annual Lincolnville Festival returns this year with three days of live music, dancing, great food, and family activities.