Local Things to Do

Visitors can search this section for all the up and coming hotspots, new events, local happenings and things to do. Find out where the locals go in St. Augustine and why. The area’s family-friendly events are listed as well as local ongoing events for adults. While on a trip to the nation’s oldest city visitors can experience the town from a resident’s point of view and enjoy the variety of things to do in the downtown district, at the beaches, on Anastasia Island and beyond. Local farmers markets, guided tours, special events, outdoor activities and more await visitors in this small coastal town.

E.g., June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Wednesdays throughout the year.

Spring Members Show

Friday, June 2, thru Sunday, July 2, 2017
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street
Free Event

Attendees may view works by local artists and members of the St. Augustine Arts Association in this exhibit.

Hands-On History Summer Day Camps

2 sessions from June 19 - 30, 2017 | Details below.
(904) 829-6506 x232

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Summer Art Camp

Five sessions in June 2017 | Details below

Kids can explore painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media at this summer art camp.

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.

Yappy Happy Hour for S.A.F.E.

Last Wednesday of each month | See details.
Free Event

This monthly, pet friendly happy hour will benefit S.A.F.E. Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Women's Wednesdays Speaker Series

Wednesdays in May and June 2017 | See details.
(904) 315-8833

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

Spring Members Show

Friday, June 2, thru Sunday, July 2, 2017
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street
Free Event

Attendees may view works by local artists and members of the St. Augustine Arts Association in this exhibit.

Hands-On History Summer Day Camps

2 sessions from June 19 - 30, 2017 | Details below.
(904) 829-6506 x232

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Summer Art Camp

Five sessions in June 2017 | Details below

Kids can explore painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media at this summer art camp.

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

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Fridays throughout the year.

Spring Members Show

Friday, June 2, thru Sunday, July 2, 2017
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street
Free Event

Attendees may view works by local artists and members of the St. Augustine Arts Association in this exhibit.

Hands-On History Summer Day Camps

2 sessions from June 19 - 30, 2017 | Details below.
(904) 829-6506 x232

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Summer Art Camp

Five sessions in June 2017 | Details below

Kids can explore painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media at this summer art camp.

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, July 1, 2017

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Saturdays throughout the year.

Spring Members Show

Friday, June 2, thru Sunday, July 2, 2017
(904) 824-2310
22 Marine Street
Free Event

Attendees may view works by local artists and members of the St. Augustine Arts Association in this exhibit.

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 can meet Spiderman, Thor, or the Hulk at St. Augustine's Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum.

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.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Free Event

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