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 15, 2018

Saturday, November 10, 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.

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.

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.

Harvest Time at Fort Mose

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Celebrate St. Augustine's multicultural heritage at this annual recreation of the first harvest at Fort Mose.

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.

Shemekia Copeland

Saturday, November 10, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

"New Queen of the Blues" Shemekia Copeland will appear in a live concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Sunday, November 11, 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.

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.

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.

Veterans Day Free Admission Castillo de San Marcos

Sunday, November 11, 2018
Free Event

The Castillo de San Marcos offers free admission and some special activities in honor of Veterans Day.

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.

Veterans Day Memorial

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
(904) 669-5670
2340 A1A South
Free Event

The City of St. Augustine Beach hosts their annual Veterans Day commemoration at Lakeside Park Veterans Memorial.

Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 8 p.m.

The award-winning songwriter and nouveau flamenco guitarist Ottmar Liebert will perform with his band Luna Negra.

Vince Gill

Sunday, November 11, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Country music superstar Vince Gill will perform in a live concert at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Saltwater Pier Fishing 101

Tuesdays, November 13 and 27, 2018 | 9 – 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0355
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

Join one or both of these Fishing 101 free clinics to learn the basics of saltwater pier fishing.

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.

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

The second and fourth Tuesday of each month | 6 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

This twice-a-month nighttime farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Wednesday, November 14, 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.

Farmers Market

Oct. 10, Nov. 14, and Dec. 12, 2018 |
(904) 460-2729

Through December 2018, a farmers market will be held on the second Wednesday of the month at World Golf Village.

Napoleon Dynamite

Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Enjoy this special screening of “Napoleon Dynamite” and meet several of its biggest stars at this Community First Night Owl Cinema event.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Florida Tiny House Festival 2018

Friday – Sunday, November 16 - 18, 2018

The Florida Tiny House Festival features live entertainment, speakers, vendors, kids activities, and every kind of tiny house you can imagine..