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 23, 2018

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Bird Walk at Anastasia State Park

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Bird watchers and nature lovers are invited to join this guided bird walk at Anastasia State Park.

St. Augustine Flea Market

Every Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Free Event

Huge flea market offering a variety of vendors including a hydroponic U-pick farm offering fresh produce.

Salt Air Farmer's Market

Every Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

Visitors can shop for local eats and treats at this farmers market at Marineland.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

The St. Augustine Community Chorus presents a premiere performance of "Mass" as part of the Romanza Festival of the Arts.

An Evening with Marc Cohn

Sunday, May 13, 2018, at 8 p.m.
(904) 209-0399

Singer and songwriter Marc Cohn returns with his soulful hits to the stage at Ponte Vedra.

Monday, May 14, 2018

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

Bahamas

Monday, May 14, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Toronto-based guitarist Afie Jurvanen brings his solo project, Bahamas, to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

GTM Research Reserve/Marineland Lecture

The third Tuesday of each month, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Marineland Dolphin Adventure and GTM Research Reserve host monthly free lectures on the third Tuesday of each month.

Oh Wonder with guest Astronomy

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Hypnotic duo Oh Wonder will appear in concert with special guest Astronomy.

Chad Prather

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

Comedian, musician, and observational humorist Chad Prather will appear on his “Star Spangled Banter Comedy Tour.”

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

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

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.

Florida Fishing 101

Select Wednesdays in April and May, 2018 | See details below
(904) 209-0355
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

Join just one or all five of this series of free fishing clinics to learn the basics of Florida fishing.

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 16 – Sept. 12, 2018
Free Event

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

Buckethead

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 | 8:00 p.m.

Theatrical stage persona and talented musician Buckethead will perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

West African Drum Circles

Third Thursday of the month, March – October 2018 | 7 – 10 p.m.
(904) 392-4707
Free Event

Join the West African Drum Circles of St. Augustine on the pier for an evening event filled with music and celebration of community.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Riding Into History Concours d'Elegance Motorcycle Show

Friday & Saturday, May 18 & 19, 2018
(904) 677-9452

The 19th Annual Riding Into History Concours d’Elegance brings world-class, globally acclaimed vintage motorcycles to World Golf Village.

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

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

VIP Gallery Art Stroll and Tasting Tour

4:30 p.m. on the third Friday of each month in 2018
(904) 825-0087
4 Granada St.

Enjoy an exclusive look at St. Augustine's art galleries while sampling culinary delights on this St. Augustine walking tour.

St. Augustine Community Band Season Finale Concert

Friday, May 18, 2018, 7:39 – 9 p.m.
(508) 345-0261
245 Meadowlark Lane

The St. Augustine Community Band presents "Big Band, Broadway, and The Movies" as its season finale concert.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Riding Into History Concours d'Elegance Motorcycle Show

Friday & Saturday, May 18 & 19, 2018
(904) 677-9452

The 19th Annual Riding Into History Concours d’Elegance brings world-class, globally acclaimed vintage motorcycles to World Golf Village.