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 20, 2019

Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy: Surf Fishing

Select Sundays June – November 2019 | 6 – 10 a.m.
(904) 471-2555

Learn surf fishing from one of the pros at the Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy.

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.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Fall Record Fair

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Free Event

The St. Augustine Fall Record Fair features family-friendly activities, live music, food and drinks, and an array of music-related vendors.

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."

Monday, October 21, 2019

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

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Woman's Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons

Select dates from October 22 thru November 12, 2019
(904) 829-5064

Enjoy a St. Augustine tradition and attend one of the Woman’s Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons at the Peña-Peck House Museum.

Night Market at the Amphitheatre

6 - 9 p.m. on 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from March thru October 2019
Free Event

This twice-a-month nighttime farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Wednesday, October 23, 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.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

The Allman Betts Band

Thursday, October 24, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Made up of the sons of Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts, The Allman Betts Band will perform on the stage at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Friday, October 25, 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!

Woman's Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons

Select dates from October 22 thru November 12, 2019
(904) 829-5064

Enjoy a St. Augustine tradition and attend one of the Woman’s Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons at the Peña-Peck House Museum.

St. Augustine Songwriters Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 25 – 27, 2019
Free Event

Celebrate the art of songwriting and enjoy the free concerts at the 3rd Annual St. Augustine Songwriters Festival.

Creatures of the Night

Oct. 25, 26, & 27, 2019, 5:30 – 7:00pm

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.

Saturday, October 26, 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.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Ancient City Kids Day 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(904) 829-2273
Free Event
Ancient City Kids Day is a popular annual event in St. Augustine, FL.

Every day may be kids' day, but this one is unique in St. Augustine—the annual Ancient City Kids Day.

St. Augustine Songwriters Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 25 – 27, 2019
Free Event

Celebrate the art of songwriting and enjoy the free concerts at the 3rd Annual St. Augustine Songwriters Festival.

Uptown Saturday Night

Last Saturday of every month
Free Event

Visitors can shop and socialize along San Marco Avenue as the stores remain open for the monthly Uptown Saturday Night event.

Creatures of the Night

Oct. 25, 26, & 27, 2019, 5:30 – 7:00pm

This Halloween, do your trick-or-treating at the zoo during the Alligator Farm’s Creatures of the Night event.

Junior Service League Gala 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.
(904) 910-0845

Join St. Augustine's Junior Service League for an elegant night of dinner and dancing for its 37th annual gala fundraiser