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 30, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 24 – Sept. 13, 2017
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

Movies by the Bay

Every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. from June 7 to August 9, 2017
(904) 824-1606
27 St. George Street
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday at Colonial Oak Music Park on St. Augustine's bayfront.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Limelight Theatre: The Nance

Thursdays thru Sundays, June 1 - 25, 2017

The raucous world of burlesque's heyday is brought to life in this Tony-award-winning Broadway play.

Slightly Stoopid Sounds of Summer Tour

Thursday, June 22, 2017, at 4:30 p.m.

Slightly Stoopid returns to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on their "Sounds of Summer" tour, with special guests Iration, J Boog, and The Movement.

Lightner After Hours

The 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

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

Concerts in the Plaza

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from June 1 to August 31, 2017
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

St. Augustine Music Festival

June 15 - 17 & 22 - 24, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical musical concerts features renowned musicians from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Friday, June 23, 2017

Limelight Theatre: The Nance

Thursdays thru Sundays, June 1 - 25, 2017

The raucous world of burlesque's heyday is brought to life in this Tony-award-winning Broadway play.

St. Augustine Music Festival

June 15 - 17 & 22 - 24, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical musical concerts features renowned musicians from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Limelight Theatre: The Nance

Thursdays thru Sundays, June 1 - 25, 2017

The raucous world of burlesque's heyday is brought to life in this Tony-award-winning Broadway play.

Old City Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning
Free Event

This weekly farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Free Historic Walking Tour

4:00 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of the month in 2017
(904) 825-0087
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to learn all about the history of the nation's oldest city in this monthly free historic walking tour, courtesy of Tour St. Augustine.

Uptown Saturday Night

Last Saturday of every month
Free Event

Visitors can shop and socialize along San Marco Avenue as the stores remain open for the monthly Uptown Saturday Night event.

John Mellencamp will perform with guests Emmylou Harris, Carlene Carter, and Lily & Madeleine, on his Sad Clowns & Hillbillies Tour.

St. Augustine Music Festival

June 15 - 17 & 22 - 24, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical musical concerts features renowned musicians from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Limelight Theatre: The Nance

Thursdays thru Sundays, June 1 - 25, 2017

The raucous world of burlesque's heyday is brought to life in this Tony-award-winning Broadway play.

Limelight Theatre: Music in the Box

6 - 9 p.m. on the last Sunday of the month
(904) 825-1164

This series of live acoustic performances on the last Sunday of each month features local musicians in an intimate setting.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Alejandro Escovedo will perform with The Burn Something Beautiful Band.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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.

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 24 – Sept. 13, 2017
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

Movies by the Bay

Every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. from June 7 to August 9, 2017
(904) 824-1606
27 St. George Street
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday at Colonial Oak Music Park on St. Augustine's bayfront.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Concerts in the Plaza

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from June 1 to August 31, 2017
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Friday, June 30, 2017

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2017

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Sunset Moonrise at the St. Augustine Lighthouse

Select dates throughout the year (see details below)

Watch the sun set and the moon rise from atop the St. Augustine Lighthouse, and enjoy complimentary champagne and snacks.