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., June 24, 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Music by the Sea 2019

Wednesdays from May 15 to Sept. 11, 2019 | 6 – 9 p.m.
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.

Ripley's Free Summer Movies

Wednesdays from June 12 to July 31, 2019 | 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-1606
33 St. George Street
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday at Colonial Oak Music Park in downtown St. Augustine.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Concerts in the Plaza 2019

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from May 30 to August 29, 2019
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through the end of August.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Community First Night Owl Cinema

Select dates in June, July, & August, 2019 | 8:00 p.m.
Free Event

Catch a free movie at The Amp this summer!

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Bridge of Lions 5K

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 7:30 a.m.

Race along the scenic bayfront and over the Bridge of Lions in this annual 5K in St. Augustine.

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 Saturday 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.

Summer Craft/Vendor Event

Saturday, July 13, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(904) 708-0315
Free Event

The 6th Annual Summer Craft/Vendor Event will feature 140 vendors, with food, raffles and prizes, and meet and greets with favorite characters.

JoJo Siwa "D.R.E.A.M. The Tour"

Saturday, July 13, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Nickelodeon superstar, YouTube personality, singer, dancer, and social media influencer JoJo Siwa will perform in a live concert at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Billy Bob Thornton and the Boxmasters

Monday, July 15, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Electric rockabilly band Billy Bob Thornton and the Boxmasters will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Apex Theatre: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Tuesday and Wednesday, July 16 and 17, 2019 | 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy the romp of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" with this production by Apex Theatre Studio, complete with magic, puppetry, live music, and more.

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.

Wednesday, July 17, 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.

Music by the Sea 2019

Wednesdays from May 15 to Sept. 11, 2019 | 6 – 9 p.m.
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.

Ripley's Free Summer Movies

Wednesdays from June 12 to July 31, 2019 | 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-1606
33 St. George Street
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday at Colonial Oak Music Park in downtown St. Augustine.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Royal Affair Tour

Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 5:30 p.m.

Relive the best of British rock with performances by original members of YES, Asia, The Moody Blues, and Emerson, Lake and Palmer.

Concerts in the Plaza 2019

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from May 30 to August 29, 2019
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through the end of August.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Los Angeles Indie groups Young the Giant and Fitz and the Tantrums will co-headline a live concert at The Amp, along with special guest COIN.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

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.

GTM Guided Beach Exploration

Third Saturday of the month | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
2200 Ponte Vedra Blvd.

Visitors can take a beachside walk through the Guana Research Reserve and learn about the natural wildlife.

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.

Sing Out Loud Session IPA Release Party

Saturday, July 20, 2019 | 5:00 p.m.
Free Event

The Sing Out Loud Festival and Intuition Ale Works co-host a Session IPA Release Party with the Wobbly Toms, Sugarbeats, Wild Shiners, and Bedsweater!

Don McLean

Saturday, July 20, 2019, 8:00 p.m.

Folk singer and iconic American troubadour Don McLean will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy: Surf Fishing

Select Sundays June – November 2019 | 6 – 10 a.m.
(904) 471-2555

Learn surf fishing from one of the pros at the Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy.