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., February 21, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Let's Talk Turtle

Wednesday, February 13 and 27, 2019 | 1 - 2 p.m.
(904) 461-2033

Guests can learn all about sea turtles, from species specifics and behavior to the dangers they encounter in our oceans, at this presentation at Anastasia State Park.

Christopher Cross "Take Me As I Am Tour"

Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 8:00 p.m.

Award-winning adult contemporary artist Christopher Cross brings his "Take Me As I Am Tour" to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Limelight: Girls' Weekend

February 22 – March 17, 2019 | See below for details

This fast-paced comedy is about a group of women who get together at a cabin for a "book club meeting" and end up drinking way too much wine and spilling secrets.

Lightner After Hours

The last Thursday of the month from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

Everyone is invited to enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and art at this monthly event.

Owl Prowl at Alpine Groves Park

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Enjoy the sunset along the St. Johns River and learn all about the creatures of the night, including resident owls.

The Expendables

Thursday, February 28, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

West Coast surf rockers The Expendables bring their "Winter Blackout Tour: The Yeti Strikes Back" to the Back Yard Stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Searle's Sack and Encampment

Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2, 2019
Free Event

Witness the thrilling reenactment of legendary pirate Robert Searle's attack on St. Augustine and how the town defended itself.

Schooner Freedom Full Moon Sail

On the night of the full moon each month, February thru December 2019 | See details below.

Take a moonlight sail on Matanzas Bay aboard St. Augustine's premier tall ship.

A Classic Theatre: Ripcord

Friday – Sunday, February 22 - 24 and March 1 - 3, 2019 | See details below for show times.

An assisted living facility is rocked by the rivalry between two egocentric women in this comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire.

Limelight: Girls' Weekend

February 22 – March 17, 2019 | See below for details

This fast-paced comedy is about a group of women who get together at a cabin for a "book club meeting" and end up drinking way too much wine and spilling secrets.

First Coast Opera: A Tribute to Marian Anderson

Friday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 2 p.m.

First Coast Opera presents A Tribute to Marian Anderson, showcasing this singer's amazing talent and cultural influence as the first African American to perform at the Metropolitan Opera.

First Friday Garden Walk

First Friday of every month, 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6783

Take a guided walk through beautiful Washington Oaks and learn about the history of the park's formal gardens.

First Friday Art Walk

First Friday of each month, 5 - 9 p.m.
Free Event

Browse the wide variety of creative artwork exhibited at St. Augustine's fine art galleries and enjoy an evening of refreshments and live entertainment at this festive monthly event.

Florida Humanities Speakers Series 2019

Select dates in February, March, April and May 2019 | 5:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Lightner Museum will host the Florida Humanities Speaker Series, with four presentations that focus on the history and culture of the state of Florida.

Flagler College: Ideas & Images Lecture Series

Select dates from February 18 through March 26, 2019
(904) 819-6400
Free Event

Flagler College presents its Ideas & Images lecture series for 2018–19, with a range of topics that will showcase the College's 50th Anniversary this year.

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.

Alabama 50th Anniversary Tour

Friday, March 1, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Breakthrough country band Alabama returns to the Amphitheatre to celebrate their 50th Anniversary Tour.

Puddles Pity Party

Friday, March 1, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

YouTube sensation Puddles Pity Party returns to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall for a live concert.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Lighthouse 5K, Fun Run, and Night Fest

Saturday, March 2, 2019
(904) 829-0745

Race on the scenic route around the St. Augustine Lighthouse while raising money for the Junior Service League of St. Augustine.

Searle's Sack and Encampment

Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2, 2019
Free Event

Witness the thrilling reenactment of legendary pirate Robert Searle's attack on St. Augustine and how the town defended itself.

St. Augustine Fashion Week

March 2 - 10, 2019 | Details below.
(904) 669-9245
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Fashion Week Season 5 brings together the best in St. Augustine's fashion scene in an artful, historic setting.

A Classic Theatre: Ripcord

Friday – Sunday, February 22 - 24 and March 1 - 3, 2019 | See details below for show times.

An assisted living facility is rocked by the rivalry between two egocentric women in this comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire.

Limelight: Girls' Weekend

February 22 – March 17, 2019 | See below for details

This fast-paced comedy is about a group of women who get together at a cabin for a "book club meeting" and end up drinking way too much wine and spilling secrets.

The Players 5K with Donna 2018

Saturday, March 2, 2019, at 8:00 a.m.
(904) 355-7465

Participants in this 5K will help support the fight against breast cancer as well as get one free admission day at THE PLAYERS Championship.

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.