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., July 2, 2022

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Bouke de Vries War and Pieces

Friday, April 1 - Dec. 31, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The Lightner Museum will showcase artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021, to March 7, 2022.

Lightner Museum showcases artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021 - March 7, 2022.

Improv Night at Colonial Oak Music Park

Wednesdays through 2022 | 7:30 to 9 p.m.
No two shows are the same since the audience takes the lead at Improv Night in Colonial Oak Music Park.

No two shows are the same since the audience takes the lead at Improv Night in Colonial Oak Music Park.

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Picturing a Nation

May 9, 2022 - Sept. 30, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
William Francis Snow, Florida Landscape, ca. 1930, oil on canvas. Lightner Museum.

This late19th early 20th century collection gives visitors an appreciation, through paintings and sculptures, of the natural wonders of St. Augustine.

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Bouke de Vries War and Pieces

Friday, April 1 - Dec. 31, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The Lightner Museum will showcase artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021, to March 7, 2022.

Lightner Museum showcases artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021 - March 7, 2022.

Limelight Theatre: "Dial M for Murder"

June 23 - July 17, 2022 | Times Vary
(904) 825-1164
A scene from Limelight Theater's "Dial M for Murder."

The Limelight Theatre will stage the thriller, "Dial M for Murder." in June and July of 2022.

Friday, July 15, 2022

Live Music on Fridays

Every Friday

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

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Picturing a Nation

May 9, 2022 - Sept. 30, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
William Francis Snow, Florida Landscape, ca. 1930, oil on canvas. Lightner Museum.

This late19th early 20th century collection gives visitors an appreciation, through paintings and sculptures, of the natural wonders of St. Augustine.

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Bouke de Vries War and Pieces

Friday, April 1 - Dec. 31, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The Lightner Museum will showcase artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021, to March 7, 2022.

Lightner Museum showcases artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021 - March 7, 2022.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Apex Theatre: Complete Works of Wm. Shakespeare Abridged

Friday, July 15 - Saturday, July 16, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
A poster for "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged."

The audience can enjoy all 37 of Shakespeare's works in this slightly bizarre and hilarious hit.

Limelight Theatre: "Dial M for Murder"

June 23 - July 17, 2022 | Times Vary
(904) 825-1164
A scene from Limelight Theater's "Dial M for Murder."

The Limelight Theatre will stage the thriller, "Dial M for Murder." in June and July of 2022.

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Live Music on Saturdays

Every Saturday

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

Amphitheatre Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free Event

This weekly farmers market is back, offering fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, flowers, and a variety of arts and crafts.

GTM Beach Exploration

Third Saturday of the Month | 9 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
505 Guana River Rd
The GTM Research Reserve will host a guided beach hike on the third Saturday of each month.

The GTM Research Reserve will host a guided beach hike on the third Saturday of each month.

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Picturing a Nation

May 9, 2022 - Sept. 30, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
William Francis Snow, Florida Landscape, ca. 1930, oil on canvas. Lightner Museum.

This late19th early 20th century collection gives visitors an appreciation, through paintings and sculptures, of the natural wonders of St. Augustine.

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Bouke de Vries War and Pieces

Friday, April 1 - Dec. 31, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The Lightner Museum will showcase artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021, to March 7, 2022.

Lightner Museum showcases artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021 - March 7, 2022.

Huguenot Cemetery Guided Tour

Third Saturday of Each Month | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(904) 829-6451
3 Cordova St.
Free Event
History lovers and the generally curious will enjoy this tour of St. Augustine's first burial ground dedicated to Protestants.

History lovers and the generally curious will enjoy this tour of St. Augustine's first burial ground dedicated to Protestants.

Vilano Beach Artisan Market

Monthly on the Third Saturdays from 4:00 to 8:00 PM
260 Vilano Road
Free Event
The fishing pier at Vilano Beach on a sunny day.

Vilano Beach Main Street hosts this market, featuring local vendors, on the third Saturday of each month.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)

The St. Augustine Lighthouse after dark explores the history and the tales of ghosts as guests tour armed only with a glowstick.

Apex Theatre: Complete Works of Wm. Shakespeare Abridged

Friday, July 15 - Saturday, July 16, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
A poster for "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged."

The audience can enjoy all 37 of Shakespeare's works in this slightly bizarre and hilarious hit.

Limelight Theatre: "Dial M for Murder"

June 23 - July 17, 2022 | Times Vary
(904) 825-1164
A scene from Limelight Theater's "Dial M for Murder."

The Limelight Theatre will stage the thriller, "Dial M for Murder." in June and July of 2022.

Sunday, July 17, 2022

Live Music on Sundays

Every Sunday

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

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Picturing a Nation

May 9, 2022 - Sept. 30, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
William Francis Snow, Florida Landscape, ca. 1930, oil on canvas. Lightner Museum.

This late19th early 20th century collection gives visitors an appreciation, through paintings and sculptures, of the natural wonders of St. Augustine.

Lightner Museum Art Exhibit: Bouke de Vries War and Pieces

Friday, April 1 - Dec. 31, 2022 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The Lightner Museum will showcase artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021, to March 7, 2022.

Lightner Museum showcases artwork by Tom Schifanella from Oct. 29, 2021 - March 7, 2022.

Whiskey Myers Concert

Sunday, July 17, 2022 | 6 p.m.
Whiskey Myers band photo

The county/Americana/folk band Whiskey Myers will stop by the St. Augustine Amphitheatre in July 2022.