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 15, 2019

Sunday, September 29, 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."

Monday, September 30, 2019

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

Bad Suns "Mystic Truth Tour"

Monday, September 30, 2019, at 6:40 p.m.

L.A. indie-rock group Bad Suns will perform on their "Mystic Truth Tour" with guests Lilly and Ultra Q.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Activities

Throughout the month of October in 2019

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

Wednesday, October 2, 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.

Lightner Museum Curator's Tour

First Wednesday of every month at 10:00 a.m.
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum Curator Tours give visitors a chance to see behind-the-scenes at this unique museum.

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Activities

Throughout the month of October in 2019

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Activities

Throughout the month of October in 2019

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

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, October 4, 2019

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

First Friday Garden Walk

First Friday of every month, 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6783

Take a guided walk through beautiful Washington Oaks and learn about the history of the park's formal gardens.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Pumpkin Patches and Fall Activities

Throughout the month of October in 2019

Pumpkins and fall festivals abound in St. Augustine during the month of October.

First Friday Art Walk

First Friday of each month, 5 - 9 p.m.
Free Event

Browse the wide variety of creative artwork exhibited at St. Augustine's fine art galleries and enjoy an evening of refreshments and live entertainment at this festive monthly event.

18th Annual Tactile Art Show

Opening reception at 5 p.m. Fri,. Oct. 4; exhibit runs thru Oct. 27, 2019
Free Event

The 18th Annual Tactile Art Show features a variety of touchable art, including pottery, sculpture, fiber art and more.

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."

Papadosio

Friday, October 4, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.

Dynamic progressive rock band Papadosio will appear live on The Amp's Backyard Stage.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

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

Drum Runner Series Barrel Racing

First Saturday of the month Feb. 2 – Nov. 2, 2019
Free Event

These monthly Drum Runners equestrian competitions are free for spectators.

This charity 5K in historic St. Augustine raises funds for cancer treatment and awareness about early detection of the disease.

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.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Fort Mose Militia Muster & Training

The first Saturday of the month | 9 - 11:30 a.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Experience authentic 18th century weapons demonstrations with the Fort Mose Militia.