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 19, 2019

Sunday, September 1, 2019

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!

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

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.

Music by the Sea 2019

Wednesdays from May 15 to Sept. 11, 2019 | 6 – 9 p.m.
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying fresh food from local restaurants at this annual summer event.

Friday, September 6, 2019

Sing Out Loud Festival 2019

4 weekends in September 2019 | See details below
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

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

Sing Out Loud Music Festival: Friday, September 6, 2019

Friday, September 6, 2019
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

The complete lineup for the Sing Out Loud Music Festival concerts on Friday, September 6, 2019 will be announced soon!

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!

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.

Saturday, September 7, 2019

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.

Sing Out Loud Festival 2019

4 weekends in September 2019 | See details below
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

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

Sing Out Loud Music Festival: Saturday, September 7, 2019

Saturday, September 7, 2019
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

The complete lineup for the Sing Out Loud Music Festival concerts on Saturday, September 7, 2019 will be announced soon.

Feel the Love 5K 2019

Saturday, September 7, 2019, 8:00 a.m.

This 5K welcomes ages 9 to 75+ for a run that begins and ends at the St. Augustine Beach Pier.

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.

Morning Market at St. Augustine Outlet Mall

First Saturday of every month | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(904) 217-5399
Free Event

Shop farm fresh, homemade and handmade goods at the St. Augustine Outlet Mall.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Sing Out Loud Festival 2019

4 weekends in September 2019 | See details below
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

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

Sing Out Loud Music Festival: Sunday, September 8, 2019

Sunday, September 8, 2019
(904) 209-3746
Free Event

The complete lineup for the Sing Out Loud Music Festival concerts on Sunday, September 8, 2019 will be announced soon.

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!

Bouquets & Boutonnieres Bridal Show 2019

Sunday, September 8, 2019, 12 noon – 4 p.m.
(904) 600-4554
600 Palencia Club Drive

Get a head start on your wedding planning at this comprehensive bridal show at the Palencia Club.