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 17, 2019

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Nights of Lights 2018-19

Every Night from Nov. 17, 2018 to Feb. 3, 2019
Free Event

The 2018-19 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

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.

Deep Creek Kayak Trips

Thursday – Sunday, January 31 – February 3, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
7975 S.R. 207

These guided kayak trips explore the beautiful blackwater creek that runs into the St. Johns River near Hastings.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Nights of Lights Tours 2018–19

November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019

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

Limelight: An Enemy of the People

January 11 to February 3, 2019 | See below for details

This play investigates the conflicts that arise when a local physician discovers contamination in the waters of a newly famous spa resort.

Nights of Lights 2018-19

Every Night from Nov. 17, 2018 to Feb. 3, 2019
Free Event

The 2018-19 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Deep Creek Kayak Trips

Thursday – Sunday, January 31 – February 3, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
7975 S.R. 207

These guided kayak trips explore the beautiful blackwater creek that runs into the St. Johns River near Hastings.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Designer Thomas Jayne at the Lightner Museum

Monday, February 4, 2019 | 4 – 6 p.m.
(904) 824-2874

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Flagler Forum on Government and Public Policy 2018-19

Select dates from September 11, 2018, to March 12, 2019
(904) 826-8582
Free Event

Flagler College's Forum on Government and Public Policy offers a number of free talks that focus on cultural and political ideas.

Gaelic Storm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at 8 pm.
(904) 209-3744
1050 A1A North

Gaelic Storm brings its unique blend of Irish music and Celtic rock to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Wednesday Pier Farmers Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 315-0952
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 Jan. 23 – Feb. 20, 2019 | 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.

David Bromberg Quintet

Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Virtuoso guitarist and Americana godfather David Bromberg brings his Quintet to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

The Magpie Salute

Thursday, February 7, 2019 | 8:00 p.m.

Psychedelic rock band The Magpie Salute will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, February 8, 2019

All American Air Table Tennis Classic and Youth Championship

Friday and Saturday, February 8 and 9, 2019
(904) 669-1228

Support the local community by participating in the 10th Annual All American Air Table Tennis Classic.

EMMA Concert Association's Big Band Dinner Dance

Friday, February 8, 2019 | 6 – 10 p.m.
(904) 671-4940
690 Christina Drive

Help celebrate EMMA Concerts' 40th anniversary with their 1940s Big Band Dinner Dance, featuring the Chris Thomas Band.

G. Love & Special Sauce 25th Anniversary Tour

Friday, February 8, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Alternative hip-hop and blues band G. Love & Special Sauce will celebrate their 25th anniversary with a live concert at Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Lincolnville Jazz at the Excelsior

Select dates from December 2018 through April 2019

This series of nine jazz concerts over four months will feature several of the finest musical artists in the region.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Catch the thrilling races during Speedweeks 2019 in Daytona Beach.

All American Air Table Tennis Classic and Youth Championship

Friday and Saturday, February 8 and 9, 2019
(904) 669-1228

Support the local community by participating in the 10th Annual All American Air Table Tennis Classic.

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.

Second Saturdays Family Seining

9 – 11 a.m. on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month
Free Event

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

Children's Character Breakfast

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 | 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Breakfast with beloved characters for children and families to enjoy together.

Second Saturday Plant Sale

Second Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
(386) 302-5590

Guests can visit the magnificent gardens, browse rare and beautiful plants for sale, and attend a cultivation workshop.

School of the 16th Century

Saturday, February 9, 2019, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
(904) 829-3168
Free Event

This annual event features interactive and historic demonstrations of all facets of colonial life in the 16th century in St. Augustine.