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

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Music at the Museum

Thursday and Friday, May 20–21, 2021 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The exhibit 'American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection' is currently on display at the Lightner Museum. Painting by John Sloan.

The Lightner Museum will host a Spring Extravaganza May 20–21, 2021.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Friday, May 21, 2021

Live Music on Fridays

Every Friday

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

I Lived Here as Well

Fridays and Saturdays, April 23, 2021 - June 19, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Actor James Bullock will share stories about how slaves and freed men and women lived and worked at Ximenex-Fatio House in St. Augustine.

"I Lived Here As Well" takes visitors inside the Ximenez-Fatio House Museum for a look at how the black servants and slaves lived and worked.

Weekend Cannon Firing

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
(904) 829-6506

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

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.

Music at the Museum

Thursday and Friday, May 20–21, 2021 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The exhibit 'American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection' is currently on display at the Lightner Museum. Painting by John Sloan.

The Lightner Museum will host a Spring Extravaganza May 20–21, 2021.

Old Crow Medicine Show Concert

Friday, May 21, 2021 | 7 p.m.
Old Crow Medicine Show will perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre May 21, 2021.

Grammy award-winning band Old Crow Medicine Show returns to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre May 21, 2021.

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.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Live Music on Saturdays

Every Saturday

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

‘Wizard of Oz’ Ballet

Saturday, May 22, 2021 | 1:30 and 6:30 p.m.
(904) 826-8600
St. Augustine high school student Jolynne Waldner will play Dorothy in St. Augustine Ballet's 'Wizard of Oz.'

St. Augustine Ballet will present the ‘Wizard of Oz’ May 22, 2021, at the Lewis Auditorium in historic downtown.

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.

I Lived Here as Well

Fridays and Saturdays, April 23, 2021 - June 19, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Actor James Bullock will share stories about how slaves and freed men and women lived and worked at Ximenex-Fatio House in St. Augustine.

"I Lived Here As Well" takes visitors inside the Ximenez-Fatio House Museum for a look at how the black servants and slaves lived and worked.

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.

Music at the Museum

Thursday and Friday, May 20–21, 2021 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(904) 824-2874
The exhibit 'American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection' is currently on display at the Lightner Museum. Painting by John Sloan.

The Lightner Museum will host a Spring Extravaganza May 20–21, 2021.

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.

Blue Oyster Cult Concert

Saturday, May 22, 2021
Blue Oyster Cult will play the St. Augustine Amphitheatre May 22, 2021.

Hard Rock legends Blue Oyster Cult will bring their classic hits to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Saturday, May 22, 2021.

Limelight: 'Always ... Patsy Cline'

May 14 through May 30. See below for times.
(904) 825-1164
Limelight Theatre presents 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Texas housewife Louise Seger reminisces about her friendship with singing legend Patsy Cline in Limelight Theatre's production 'Always ... Patsy Cline.'

Sunday, May 23, 2021

Live Music on Sundays

Every Sunday

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

31st Annual Tour de Forts

Sunday, May 23, 2021 | 7:30 a.m.
The North Florida Bicycle Club hosts its Annual Tour de Forts Classic in St. Johns County and St. Augustine, Florida.

This bicycle tour races through several scenic and historic routes in St. Johns County.

Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy: Surf Fishing

Once Sunday a month, March - May, 2021, 8:00 a.m. to noon
(904) 471-2555

Learn surf fishing from one of the pros at the Guy Harvey Outpost Angler Academy.