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., January 21, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Florida Water Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 18, 2017, to Jan. 31, 2018
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018
(904) 325-3911
47 Cordova Street

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 21, 2017, to January 31, 2018

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

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.

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.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Florida Water Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 18, 2017, to Jan. 31, 2018
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018
(904) 325-3911
47 Cordova Street

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 21, 2017, to January 31, 2018

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

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.

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.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Florida Water Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 18, 2017, to Jan. 31, 2018
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Tours

November 18, 2017 – January 31, 2018
(904) 325-3911
47 Cordova Street

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 21, 2017, to January 31, 2018

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

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.

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.

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.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Fool for Love

Thursdays thru Sundays, Jan. 18 – Feb. 11, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents Fool For Love, a 1983 play written by Sam Shepard.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Limelight Theatre: Fool for Love

Thursdays thru Sundays, Jan. 18 – Feb. 11, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents Fool For Love, a 1983 play written by Sam Shepard.

First Friday Garden Walk

First Friday of every month, 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6783

Take a guided walk through beautiful Washington Oaks and learn about the history of the park's formal gardens.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

First Friday Art Walk

First Friday of each month
Free Event

Browse the wide variety of creative artwork exhibited at St. Augustine's fine art galleries and enjoy an evening of refreshments and live entertainment at this festive monthly event.

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Drum Runners Series

First Saturday of the month Feb. 4 – Nov. 4, 2018
Free Event

These monthly Drum Runners equestrian competitions are free for spectators.