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., September 17, 2019

Monday, September 23, 2019

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

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Fall Members Art Show 2019

September 11 – 29, 2019 | See below for hours
Free Event

This biannual exhibit showcases the finest work by St. Augustine's local and regional artists.

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.

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."

Wednesday, September 25, 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.

A Historical Look Into the Old Spanish Quarries

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 9 – 10 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Participants can learn all about the coquina that was quarried here and how it influenced the architecture and history of St. Augustine.

Fall Members Art Show 2019

September 11 – 29, 2019 | See below for hours
Free Event

This biannual exhibit showcases the finest work by St. Augustine's local and regional artists.

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, September 26, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
(904) 461-2033

Enjoy a day at the park using your smartphone or digital camera at this free Nature Photo Scavenger Hunt at Anastasia State Park.

Fall Members Art Show 2019

September 11 – 29, 2019 | See below for hours
Free Event

This biannual exhibit showcases the finest work by St. Augustine's local and regional artists.

Lightner After Hours

The last Thursday of the month from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
Free Event

Everyone is invited to enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and art at this monthly event.

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."

Friday, September 27, 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!

Fall Members Art Show 2019

September 11 – 29, 2019 | See below for hours
Free Event

This biannual exhibit showcases the finest work by St. Augustine's local and regional artists.

Sing Out Loud Festival 2019

4 weekends in September 2019 | See details below
Free Event

St. Augustine's Sing Out Loud Music Festival returns with four full weekends of free concerts at multiple venues in September 2019.

Pups & Sups Surfing Contest

Friday - Saturday, September 27 - 28, 2019 | See below for times
(954) 465-3804, (954) 368-4845

Participants can surf with their dogs at this fun competition.

Sing Out Loud Music Festival: Friday, September 27, 2019

Friday, September 27, 2019
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

Here's the complete lineup of free live entertainment scheduled for the Sing Out Loud Festival on Friday, September 27, 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."

Saturday, September 28, 2019

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

Pups & Sups Surfing Contest

Friday - Saturday, September 27 - 28, 2019 | See below for times
(954) 465-3804, (954) 368-4845

Participants can surf with their dogs at this fun competition.

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.

The Castillo de San Marcos National Monument offers free admission in honor of National Public Lands Day.

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.

National Public Lands Day: Cleanup Day

Saturday, September 28, 2019
(904) 461-2035

Nature lovers can celebrate National Public Lands day with several programs at Anastasia State Park and Fort Mose.