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 18, 2019

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Tolomato Cemetery Tour

The third Saturday of each month: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(904) 257-3273
Free Event

The Tolomato Cemetery is open to the public only on the third Saturday of each month.

Castillo by Candlelight Tour: Preserving the Past

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 6 – 8:00 p.m.
(904) 829-6506 x232
Free Event

The Castillo de San Marcos celebrates National Park Week with this free evening event.

Marineland Full Moon Paddle

Thursday – Saturday, April 18 - 20, 2019 | 7 - 9 p.m.

Enjoy a paddle on a "glowing" firefly kayak while the sun sets on the Matanzas Basin.

Carlos Santana "Global Consciousness Tour"

Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Legendary artist Carlos Santana returns to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on his "Global Consciousness Tour."

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Easter Church Services 2019

Easter Weekend, April 19 - 21, 2019
Free Event

St. Augustine's churches host special services in celebration of Easter.

Easter Egg Hunts 2019

Throughout Easter Week | See details below

Easter Week in St. Augustine is full of activites, including egg hunts for the kids.

Easter Sunday Brunch & Dinner

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019

Where to dine on Easter Sunday in St. Augustine

Limelight Theatre: Father of the Bride

April 4 – 28, 2019 | See below for details

In this comedy, a father has a difficult time letting go of both his dauaghter and his money as her wedding approaches.

Vilano Beach Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019 | Starts at 6:45 a.m.
(904) 829-9795
Free Event

This special annual event celebrates Easter morning with a sunrise service on the beach.

Crescent Beach Easter Sunrise Service

Sunday, April 21, 2019, at 7:00 a.m.
(904) 794-7777
Free Event

Welcome Easter at this annual sunrise celebration and service.

Beginners Kayak Paddle

Sunday, April 21, 2019 | 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
(904) 460-9111

Here's a great chance to learn all the basics of kayaking, including launching, paddling techniques, and judging weather conditions.

Easter Sunday Promenade

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019 | 12:30 p.m.
Free Event

Come to the 2019 Easter Sunday Promenade for family fun, contests, and to celebrate Easter and the St. Augustine community.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Plein Air Paint Out

Tuesday, April 23 – Sunday, May 1, 2019

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this week-long "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 23 – May 5, 2019

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 23 through May 5, 2019.

The Psychedelic Furs

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Post-punk U.K. band The Psychedelic Furs will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

17th Annual Birding & Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 24 – 28, 2019
(904) 209-4422
5205 A1A South

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Plein Air Paint Out

Tuesday, April 23 – Sunday, May 1, 2019

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this week-long "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.

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.

Florida Freshwater Fishing 101

Select Wednesdays in April and May 2019 | 9 – 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0355
99 34 Shands Pier Road
Free Event

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

Coffee with a Ranger

Friday, April 12, and Wednesday, April 24, 2019 | 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Learn all about what it takes to be a park ranger at the Coffee with a Ranger event at Anastasia State Park.

Nao Santa María in St. Augustine

Limited stay: April 23 – May 5, 2019

The tall ship Nao Santa María sails into harbor in St. Augustine for a limited engagement from April 23 through May 5, 2019.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Murray Bros. Caddyshack Golf Tournament

Thursday & Friday, April 25 - 26, 2019
(904) 314-9508

Enjoy this annual fundraising golf tournament presented by the Murray Bros. Caddyshack.

Bluewater Tournament 2019

Thursday – Sunday, April 25 – 28, 2019

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

17th Annual Birding & Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 24 – 28, 2019
(904) 209-4422
5205 A1A South

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Plein Air Paint Out

Tuesday, April 23 – Sunday, May 1, 2019

Artists are invited to participate and guests are welcome to watch the magic of creation in this week-long "plein air" painting event in St. Augustine.