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., February 24, 2020

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Let's Talk Turtle

January 18 & 29 and February 26, 2020 | 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 461-2035

Guests can learn all about sea turtles, from species specifics and behavior to the dangers they encounter in our oceans, at this presentation at Anastasia State Park.

Family Fishing Clinic

4 Wednesdays in February 2020 | 4 - 5:30 p.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

This free fishing clinic is four weekly sessions on successive Wednesdays in February for kids ages 5 to 15 along with their parents.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

A Night Under the Stars

Thursday, February 27, 2020 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Free Event

Experience the mystery of the stars, and learn about their mythology and the most recent scientific discoveries.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Cathedral Festival 2020

Friday – Sunday, February 28 - March 1, 2020

The 35th Annual Cathedral Festival offers exciting midway rides, games, raffles, great food, live music, and more.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Cathedral Festival 2020

Friday – Sunday, February 28 - March 1, 2020

The 35th Annual Cathedral Festival offers exciting midway rides, games, raffles, great food, live music, and more.

Chocolate and Beyond 2020

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 2 - 4 p.m.

Explore the delightful world of delicious chocolate and various culinary treats in St. Augustine at this fun event.

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Cathedral Festival 2020

Friday – Sunday, February 28 - March 1, 2020

The 35th Annual Cathedral Festival offers exciting midway rides, games, raffles, great food, live music, and more.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Coquina Beach Walks

Select dates in spring 2020 | See below for dates and times
(386) 446-6783

Learn all about coquina rock while exploring the beach with a naturalist guide at Washington Oaks Gardens State Park.

Friday, March 6, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Searle's Sack and Encampment

Friday and Saturday, March 6 and 7, 2020
Free Event

Witness the thrilling reenactment of legendary pirate Robert Searle's attack on St. Augustine and how the town defended itself.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Fort Mose Militia Muster & Training

First Saturday of the month except July & December | 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Experience authentic 18th-century weapons demonstrations with the Fort Mose Militia.

Bird Walk at Fort Matanzas

Saturday, March 7 and 21, 2020 | 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
(904) 471-0116
Free Event

Visitors can learn about the coastal ecology and species of birds in the Matanzas Inlet area on a free Bird Walk offered by Fort Matanzas.

Searle's Sack and Encampment

Friday and Saturday, March 6 and 7, 2020
Free Event

Witness the thrilling reenactment of legendary pirate Robert Searle's attack on St. Augustine and how the town defended itself.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Friday, March 13, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Saturday, March 14, 2020

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.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Dance Alive National Ballet "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Saturday, March 14, 2020, at 7:30 p.m.
(904) 797-2800

Dance Alive National Ballet will perform in this production based on Shakespeare's play with music by Felix Mendelssohn.

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Coquina Beach Walks

Select dates in spring 2020 | See below for dates and times
(386) 446-6783

Learn all about coquina rock while exploring the beach with a naturalist guide at Washington Oaks Gardens State Park.