Kid-friendly Events

Family friendly events in St. Augustine include fun festivals, plays, concerts, seasonal events and more. Parents can browse the Calendar of Events to find fun activities for the whole family to enjoy! Summer acting camps or other local events like Ancient City Kids Day, living history events at various attractions and others offer entertaining things to do for both parents and children. Visiting families as well as residents can take advantage of the huge variety of educational and fun things to do for kids in St. Augustine. Kids can get involved in the local community through various events and meet other children in St. Augustine.

E.g., December 16, 2017

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Santa Claus and Christmas Carolers Downtown

Friday and Saturday evenings, Dec. 15,16, 22 & 23, 2017
(904) 829-3168
4 St. George Street
Free Event

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus and enjoy some beautiful Christmas carols in the heart of downtown.

Apex Theatre Studio: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Saturday and Sunday, December 16 and 17, 2017

Apex Theatre Studio presents "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" with three performances at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Be a part of history at the Castillo de San Marcos every weekend!

Firefighter Chili Cookoff

Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Free Event

This event will offer samples of chili made by firefighters from all over Florida and will feature fire engines, ladders, and ambulances on site.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour

Nightly from November 19, 2017, to January 31, 2018
(904) 335-3155
10 West Castillo Dr.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour is an entertaining and family-friendly way to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Take a ride on Ripley's Big Red Christmas Train for a "lightseeing" tour of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Las Posadas del Viejo San Agustín

Saturday, December 16, 2017, 7 to 9 p.m.
(877) 352-4478
Free Event

This candle-lit procession and heritage event is based on a 400-year-old Spanish colonial Christmas tradition.

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Enjoy the convenience and personal perspective offered by Explore Tours Nights of Lights Tours.

Apex Theatre Studio: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Saturday and Sunday, December 16 and 17, 2017

Apex Theatre Studio presents "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" with three performances at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Be a part of history at the Castillo de San Marcos every weekend!

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour

Nightly from November 19, 2017, to January 31, 2018
(904) 335-3155
10 West Castillo Dr.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour is an entertaining and family-friendly way to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Take a ride on Ripley's Big Red Christmas Train for a "lightseeing" tour of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Monday, December 18, 2017

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Enjoy the convenience and personal perspective offered by Explore Tours Nights of Lights Tours.

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour

Nightly from November 19, 2017, to January 31, 2018
(904) 335-3155
10 West Castillo Dr.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour is an entertaining and family-friendly way to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Take a ride on Ripley's Big Red Christmas Train for a "lightseeing" tour of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Enjoy the convenience and personal perspective offered by Explore Tours Nights of Lights Tours.

Nights of Lights

Every Night from Nov. 18, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018
Free Event

The 2017-18 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour

Nightly from November 19, 2017, to January 31, 2018
(904) 335-3155
10 West Castillo Dr.

Old Town Trolleys Famous Nights of Lights Tour is an entertaining and family-friendly way to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.