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., April 21, 2018

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Romanza Day 5

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts is ten days of art, music, dance and living history in St. Augustine.

Country music favorite Luke Combs will highlight 2018 Military Appreciation Day activities at THE PLAYERS Championship.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Romanza: St. Augustine Maritime 450th Legacy Vessel

Tuesday - Thursday, May 8 - 10, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
(904) 829-3168

Visitors can learn all about the 450th Legacy vessel from St. Augustine Maritime Heritage Foundation boatbuilders.

A Little Night Music: Ghost Tropic

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts continues its 2018 A Little Night Music free concert series with St. Augustine band Ghost Tropic.

Vance Joy

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Australian indie folk singer-songwriter Vance Joy will appear at the Amphitheatre on his "Nation of Two World Tour."

Romanza: Kaleidoscope of Dance

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
(904) 826-8600
14 Granada St.

The amazing variety of dance styles and talent in the St. Augustine area are showcased in this presentation of the Romanza Festivale.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 8 – 13, 2018
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

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

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

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.

Romanza: St. Augustine Maritime 450th Legacy Vessel

Tuesday - Thursday, May 8 - 10, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
(904) 829-3168

Visitors can learn all about the 450th Legacy vessel from St. Augustine Maritime Heritage Foundation boatbuilders.

A Little Night Music: Sam Pacetti

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts continues its 2018 A Little Night Music free concert series with local favorite Sam Pacetti.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 8 – 13, 2018
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Limelight Theatre: Bad Jews

Thursdays – Sundays, April 20 – May 13, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents "Bad Jews," an award-winning Off-Broadway dark comedy.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Romanza: St. Augustine Maritime 450th Legacy Vessel

Tuesday - Thursday, May 8 - 10, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
(904) 829-3168

Visitors can learn all about the 450th Legacy vessel from St. Augustine Maritime Heritage Foundation boatbuilders.

Wild Edibles and Backyard Medicinal Plants of Florida

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Participants will learn to identify edible and medicinal plants of the region on this free guided walk with the County Naturalist.

Florida Humanities Speaker Series

2nd Thursday of the month, February - May 2018, 6:30 p.m.

The Lightner Museum will host the Florida Humanities Speaker Series, with four presentations focusing on Florida's colonial history, culture, and people.

A Little Night Music: Matanzas Tap and Bret Blackshear

Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts continues its 2018 A Little Night Music free concert series with hometown band Chillula.

An Evening with Joe Bonamassa

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Blues rock artist and virtuoso guitarist Joe Bonamassa will appear live in concert at the Amphitheatre.

Friday, May 11, 2018

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 8 – 13, 2018
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

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

Limelight Theatre: Bad Jews

Thursdays – Sundays, April 20 – May 13, 2018

The Limelight Theatre presents "Bad Jews," an award-winning Off-Broadway dark comedy.

Where Art Meets History

Opening Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 – 9 p.m. | Exhibit runs thru May 27, 2018
Free Event

First Coast Opera will provide the entertainment at the opening reception for this art exhibit as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.