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., April 21, 2021

Saturday, May 8, 2021

Justin Moore with Guest Tracy Lawrence

Rescheduled to Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 7:00 p.m.

Country hit maker Justin Moore returns to the Amphitheatre with special guest Tracy Lawrence.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

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

Catch the Groove Band Concert - CANCELED

Saturday, May 8, 2021 – 7:30 to 9 p.m.
50 Sevilla St.
Catch the Groove Band performs smooth jazz with a Latin flair.

This concert has been cancelled.

Sunday, May 9, 2021

Live Music on Sundays

Every Sunday

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

Mother's Day Brunch & Dining

Mother's Day – Sunday, May 9, 2021

Where to go on Mother's Day in St. Augustine?

Weekend Cannon Firing

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
(904) 829-6506

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

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

Dark of the Moon Tour at the Lighthouse

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, After Dark (Times will vary)
(904) 829-0745

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

Romanza: Mama Blue Concert

Sunday, May 9, 2021 – 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Free Event
Mama Blue will perform May 9, 2021, at Lewis Auditorium in downtown St. Augustine.

Soulful singer Mama Blue will perform a special Mother's Day concert during Romanza Festivale of Music & the Arts.

Monday, May 10, 2021

Songs and Poems of St. Augustine

Monday, May 10, 2021 – 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Free Event
Guitarist Sam Pacetti and members of the Ancient City Poets Society will perform at Ancient City Baptist Church May 10, 2021.

Guitarist Sam Pacetti and members of the Ancient City Poets Society will bring St. Augustine's heritage to life through stories and music.

Live Music on Mondays

Every Monday

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

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

Romanza: Dance Kaleidoscope

Monday, May 10, 2021 – 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
(904) 826-8600
14 Granada St.
Free Event

The amazing variety of dance styles and talent in the St. Augustine area are showcased in this presentation of the Romanza Festivale.

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Chamber Music: Deux Saisons

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 – noon to 1 p.m.
Free Event
Soprano Keri Lee Pierson and classical guitarist Christopher Schoelen, the Deux Saisons, will perform at Ancient City Baptist Church.

This free Romanza Chamber Music concert features classical music from the Renaissance, Baroque, Classical and Romantic periods.

Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit

Friday, May 7 to Friday, May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event
The 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will culminate in an art exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association May 7, 2021.

Artwork produced during the 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will be on display May 7, 2021 at the St. Augustine Art Association's Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit.

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

St. Augustine Art Association: The Great Outdoors

Tuesday through Friday, May 7 to May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event

Artists will display their works from St. Augustine's natural landscapes at "The Great Outdoors" exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association.

St. Augustine Community Chorus Concert

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 – 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
The St. Augustine Community Chorus will perform 'How Do We Keep From Singing?' as part of the Romanza Festivale of the Arts.

The St. Augustine Community Chorus will perform 'How Do We Keep From Singing?' as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Live Music on Wednesdays

Every Wednesday

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.

Guided Exploration Hike

Wednesdays, April 14 to May 26, 2021 | 10 to 11:30 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event
Participants can explore the natural biodiversity of the GTM Research Reserve during guided hikes every other Wednesday from April 14 to My 26, 2021.

Guided Exploration Hikes return to the GTM Research Reserve April 14, 2021.

Chamber Music Series: Conspirare Concert

May 12, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Free Event
Conspierare will perform John Rutter's 'Visions' at the Ancient City Baptist Church May 12, 2021.

The women's ensemble Conspirare will present John Rutter's 'Visions' Wednesday, May 12, 2021.

Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit

Friday, May 7 to Friday, May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event
The 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will culminate in an art exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association May 7, 2021.

Artwork produced during the 5th Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out will be on display May 7, 2021 at the St. Augustine Art Association's Plein Air Pop-up Exhibit.

'Contemporary Impressions' Art Exhibit

Friday, April 2 through Sunday, May 23, 2021
(904) 824-2874
Rainbow Harbor, painting by Antwan Ramar

Art by Orlando-based Antwan Ramar will be on display during the Lightner Museum’s inaugural Lightner Local exhibit.

St. Augustine Art Association: The Great Outdoors

Tuesday through Friday, May 7 to May 28, 2021 – 1 to 4 p.m.
Free Event

Artists will display their works from St. Augustine's natural landscapes at "The Great Outdoors" exhibit at the St. Augustine Art Association.