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., June 22, 2019

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Ripley's Free Summer Movies

Wednesdays from June 12 to July 31, 2019 | 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-1606
33 St. George Street
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday at Colonial Oak Music Park in downtown St. Augustine.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Apex Theatre Studio: Chicago

Thursday – Sunday, June 20 - 23 & 27 - 30, 2019 | See details below for times

Apex Theatre Studio presents nine performances of the classic Broadway musical "Chicago" at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Hands-on-History Day Camps at Castillo and Fort Matanzas

Fort Matanzas camps June 3–7 & June 10-14; Castillo camps: June 17–21 & June 24–28, 2019
(904) 829-6506 x227

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Concerts in the Plaza 2019

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from May 30 to August 29, 2019
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day through the end of August.

West African Drum Circles

Third Thursday of the month, March – October 2019| 7 – 10 p.m.
(904) 392-4707
Free Event

Join the West African Drum Circles of St. Augustine on the pier for an evening event filled with music and celebration of community.

St. Augustine Music Festival

Thursday – Saturday, June 20 - 22 and 27 - 29, 2019, 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical music concerts features renowned musicians, many of them from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Friday, June 21, 2019

Apex Theatre Studio: Chicago

Thursday – Sunday, June 20 - 23 & 27 - 30, 2019 | See details below for times

Apex Theatre Studio presents nine performances of the classic Broadway musical "Chicago" at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Hands-on-History Day Camps at Castillo and Fort Matanzas

Fort Matanzas camps June 3–7 & June 10-14; Castillo camps: June 17–21 & June 24–28, 2019
(904) 829-6506 x227

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

St. Augustine Music Festival

Thursday – Saturday, June 20 - 22 and 27 - 29, 2019, 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical music concerts features renowned musicians, many of them from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Crescent Beach Challenge

Saturday, June 22, 2019, 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
(352) 359-0161

Run, paddle, swim, kayak and enjoy a great day on the beach while raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Apex Theatre Studio: Chicago

Thursday – Sunday, June 20 - 23 & 27 - 30, 2019 | See details below for times

Apex Theatre Studio presents nine performances of the classic Broadway musical "Chicago" at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

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!

St. Augustine Music Festival

Thursday – Saturday, June 20 - 22 and 27 - 29, 2019, 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

This series of six free classical music concerts features renowned musicians, many of them from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Apex Theatre Studio: Chicago

Thursday – Sunday, June 20 - 23 & 27 - 30, 2019 | See details below for times

Apex Theatre Studio presents nine performances of the classic Broadway musical "Chicago" at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.

Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy: Surf Fishing

Select Sundays June – November 2019
(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!

Jon Bellion

Sunday, June 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.

Indie hip hop artist Jon Bellion brings his "Glory Sound Prep Tour" to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Youth Photography Workshop

Monday – Friday, June 24 – 28, 2019
(904) 471-2555

Students ages 13 to 17 are welcome to join this photography workshop presented by the St. Augustine Camera Club and the Guy Harvey Outpost Academy.

Hands-on-History Day Camps at Castillo and Fort Matanzas

Fort Matanzas camps June 3–7 & June 10-14; Castillo camps: June 17–21 & June 24–28, 2019
(904) 829-6506 x227

The Castillo de San Marcos hosts two week-long summer day camps sessions in June 2017.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Youth Photography Workshop

Monday – Friday, June 24 – 28, 2019
(904) 471-2555

Students ages 13 to 17 are welcome to join this photography workshop presented by the St. Augustine Camera Club and the Guy Harvey Outpost Academy.