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., August 23, 2019

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Limelight: Annie Get Your Gun

September 19 – October 20, 2019 | See below for times

The Limelight Theatre kicks off its 2019-20 season with the popular Broadway musical, "Annie Get Your Gun."

Full Moon Stand Up Paddle

On the nights of the full moon from July to October 2019 | Times vary
(912) 441-2391

Enjoy a stand-up paddle from the Lighthouse Boat Ramp to the Conch House Marina and back.

Schooner Freedom Full Moon Sail

On the night of the full moon each month, February thru December 2019 | See details below.

Take a moonlight sail on Matanzas Bay aboard St. Augustine's premier tall ship.

Monday, October 14, 2019

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

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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

Wednesday Pier Farmers Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

Find fresh, local foods, hand-crafted items, fresh herbs and much more at this beachfront farmers market.

ZZ Top 50th Anniversary Tour

Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Iconic Texas rock band ZZ Top brings their 50th Anniversary Tour to The Amp for a live concert with guest Cheap Trick.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

West African Drum Circles

Third Thursday of the month, March – October 2019| 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.

Limelight: Annie Get Your Gun

September 19 – October 20, 2019 | See below for times

The Limelight Theatre kicks off its 2019-20 season with the popular Broadway musical, "Annie Get Your Gun."

The Wood Brothers

Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 8 p.m.

Soulful folk trio The Wood Brothers return to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, October 18, 2019

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

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Saint Benedict the Moor Blues Fest 2019

Friday and Saturday, October 18 and 19, 2019
(904) 228-0051

The Blues Fest at St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church is all about great blues performances and great BBQ.

Bratini Fundraiser

Friday, October 18, 2019, 6 – 9 p.m.
(904) 599-2551

Support cancer awareness while enjoying a night of food, music, and laughter at the Guy Harvey Resort in St. Augustine Beach.

Castillo Candlelight Tour: Taking the Plunge

Friday, October 18, 2019, at 6:15, 7:15, and 8:15 p.m.

This special Candlelight Tour brings to life the story of a young man whe served in the Castillo in the late 17th century.

Limelight: Annie Get Your Gun

September 19 – October 20, 2019 | See below for times

The Limelight Theatre kicks off its 2019-20 season with the popular Broadway musical, "Annie Get Your Gun."

Saturday, October 19, 2019

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

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Event

This weekly farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

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.

GTM Guided Beach Exploration

Third Saturday of the month | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
2200 Ponte Vedra Blvd.

Visitors can take a beachside walk through the Guana Research Reserve and learn about the natural wildlife.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Saint Benedict the Moor Blues Fest 2019

Friday and Saturday, October 18 and 19, 2019
(904) 228-0051

The Blues Fest at St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church is all about great blues performances and great BBQ.

Limelight: Annie Get Your Gun

September 19 – October 20, 2019 | See below for times

The Limelight Theatre kicks off its 2019-20 season with the popular Broadway musical, "Annie Get Your Gun."

Sunday, October 20, 2019

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