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., August 20, 2017

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Experience the Solar Eclipse at Fort Matanzas

Activities Fri. – Mon., Aug. 18 – 21, 2017 | Eclipse Mon., Aug. 21, 1 – 4 p.m.
Free Event

Experience the partial solar eclipse at Fort Matanzas, where rangers will provide vieweing glasses and information about this once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Monday, August 21, 2017

Experience the Solar Eclipse at Fort Matanzas

Activities Fri. – Mon., Aug. 18 – 21, 2017 | Eclipse Mon., Aug. 21, 1 – 4 p.m.
Free Event

Experience the partial solar eclipse at Fort Matanzas, where rangers will provide vieweing glasses and information about this once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 24 – Sept. 13, 2017
Free Event

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

Friday, August 25, 2017

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks Service.

Vilano Beach Skimboarding Tournament

Friday - Sunday, August 25 - 27, 2017
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 23rd Annual Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Vilano Beach Skimboarding Tournament

Friday - Sunday, August 25 - 27, 2017
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 23rd Annual Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

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.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Give Kids the World Fundraiser

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Free Event

The 20th Annual Give Kids the World Fundraiser is a poolside party and BBQ hosted by the Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Vilano Beach Skimboarding Tournament

Friday - Sunday, August 25 - 27, 2017
Free Event

Vilano Beach proudly hosts the 23rd Annual Skimboarding Pro/Am Tournament.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 24 – Sept. 13, 2017
Free Event

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

Friday, September 1, 2017

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Drum Runners Series

First Saturday of the month Feb. 4 – Nov. 4, 2017
Free Event

These monthly Drum Runners equestrian competitions are free for spectators.

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

First Saturday: Militia Muster and Training at Fort Mose

The first Saturday of most months, 9 a.m. – 12 noon
Free Event

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

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 24 – Sept. 13, 2017
Free Event

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

Friday, September 8, 2017

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

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, September 9, 2017

Second 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.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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