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., April 23, 2018

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Romanza Chamber Music: North Florida Women's Chorale

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 12 - 1 pm
Free Event

This finale concert for Romanza's 2018 Chamber Music Series features the North Florida Women's Chorale.

HAWKE Wildlife Benefit

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m.

Dine on the wild side at this fundraiser for the Humane Association of Wildlife Care and Education, hosted by the Alligator Farm.

The Paul Thorn Band

Saturday, May 12, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Popular roots-rock songwriter Paul Thorn returns to his gospel roots in a live concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 8 – 13, 2018
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Romanza Day 10

Sunday, May 13, 2018

The Romanza Festival is ten days of art, music, dance and living history in St. Augustine.

Mother's Day Brunch & Dining

Mother's Day – Sunday, May 13, 2018

These St. Augustine restaurants offer special options for honoring mothers in style.

Limelight Theatre: Bad Jews

Thursdays – Sundays, April 20 – May 13, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents "Bad Jews," an award-winning Off-Broadway dark comedy.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

A Classic Theatre: Lysistrata

Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, May 11, 12 and 13, 2018

Lysistrata was written over two thousand years ago, but the comedy’s anti-war and pro-feminist themes are outrageously modern.

Mother's Day at World Golf Hall of Fame

Sunday, May 13, 2018
Free Event

The World Golf Hall of Fame offers special activities and free admission for the family in honor of Mother's Day.

Bird Walk at Anastasia State Park

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Bird watchers and nature lovers are invited to join this guided bird walk at Anastasia State Park.

Salt Air Farmer's 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.

The St. Augustine Community Chorus presents a premiere performance of "Mass" as part of the Romanza Festival of the Arts.

An Evening with Marc Cohn

Sunday, May 13, 2018, at 8 p.m.
(904) 209-0399

Singer and songwriter Marc Cohn returns with his soulful hits to the stage at Ponte Vedra.

Monday, May 14, 2018


Monday, May 14, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Toronto-based guitarist Afie Jurvanen brings his solo project, Bahamas, to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

GTM Research Reserve/Marineland Lecture

The third Tuesday of each month, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Marineland Dolphin Adventure and GTM Research Reserve host monthly free lectures on the third Tuesday of each month.

Oh Wonder with guest Astronomy

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Hypnotic duo Oh Wonder will appear in concert with special guest Astronomy.

Chad Prather

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Comedian, musician, and observational humorist Chad Prather will appear on his “Star Spangled Banter Comedy Tour.”

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Farmers & Crafts Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

Find fresh, local foods, hand-crafted items, fresh herbs and much more at this beachfront farmers market.

Florida Fishing 101

Select Wednesdays in April and May, 2018 | See details below
(904) 209-0355
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

Join just one or all five of this series of free fishing clinics to learn the basics of Florida fishing.

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 16 – Sept. 12, 2018
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying fresh food from local restaurants at this annual summer event.


Wednesday, May 16, 2018 | 8:00 p.m.

Theatrical stage persona and talented musician Buckethead will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 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.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Riding Into History Concours d'Elegance Motorcycle Show

Friday & Saturday, May 18 & 19, 2018
(904) 677-9452

The 19th Annual Riding Into History Concours d’Elegance brings world-class, globally acclaimed vintage motorcycles to World Golf Village.

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 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.