Find the biggest events in the oldest city

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., July 26, 2021

Friday, August 13, 2021

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free Event

This weekly farmers market is back, offering fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, flowers, and a variety of arts and crafts.

ShepardFest Honoring Playwright Sam Shepard

Friday, Aug. 13 – Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021
Flagler College will host a three-day festival honoring playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard.

Three-day festival honors American playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard.

Seminole War Commemoration

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Re-enactors commemorate the end of the 2nd Seminole War with a parade and ceremony at the National Cemetery.

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Historical Timeline Saunter

Third Saturday of the Month through October 2021 | 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Free Event
The Historical Timeline Saunter along St. George Street in St. Augustine.

Members of the Historical Society will saunter from the City Gates to Aviles Street.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Sunday, August 15, 2021

ShepardFest Honoring Playwright Sam Shepard

Friday, Aug. 13 – Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021
Flagler College will host a three-day festival honoring playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard.

Three-day festival honors American playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard.

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

St. Augustine EcoCinema

Four Tuesdays in 2011: May 11, June 15, Aug. 17 and Oct. 19 | 7 p.m.
Free Event
This free environmental film series, St. Augustine EcoCinema, will be presented at the Front Porch at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

The St. Augustine Eco Cinema series tells the story of environmental challenges through feature documentaries and Q&A sessions with civic and governmental leaders.

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Music by the Sea 2021

Wednesdays, May–September, 2021
Free Event
Music By the Sea concerts in 2020 will be restricted to 250 people via a ticket lottery.

Music By the Sea brings local musicians to the St. Johns County Ocean Pier on Wednesdays throughout the summer.

John Legend

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at 7:00 p.m.

Acclaimed singer-songwriter John Legend comes to St. Augustine on his "Bigger Love Tour," with special guest The War and Treaty.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Concerts in the Plaza 2021

Thursdays from June 3 to September 2, 2021
(904) 825-1004
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through September 3, 2021.

Friday, August 20, 2021

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Steve Earle & The Dukes Concert

Friday, Aug. 20, 2021 | 8 p.m.
(904) 209-0399
Steve Earle & The Dukes will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Aug. 20, 2021.

Country music maverick Steve Earle & The Dukes will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Aug. 20, 2021.

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free Event

This weekly farmers market is back, offering fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, flowers, and a variety of arts and crafts.

GTM North Beach Exploration

Third Saturday of the Month | 9 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
1255 Ponte Vedra Blvd.
The GTM Research Reserve will host a guided beach hike on the third Saturday of each month.

The GTM Research Reserve will host a guided beach hike on the third Saturday of each month.

Tolomato Cemetery Tour

Third Saturdays | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(904) 257-3273
14 Cordova Street
Free Event

The Tolomato Cemetery is open to the public only on the third Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences’ Art Exhibit

Friday, July 2 through Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021
Free Event
Painting Titled 'Lament' by Skip Rohde

Veterans' art work will be showcased at the St. Augustine Art Association’s exhibit ‘Then & Now: 50 Years of Veterans Experiences.’

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.