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., August 23, 2019

Friday, October 11, 2019

Annual Women United Luncheon

Friday, October 11, 2019 | 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

The United Way's Annual Women United Luncheon invites attendees to hear the stories of successful women and commit to empowering change.

St. Augustine Greek Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 11 - 13, 2019 | See below for details on times
(904) 479-6729

This annual celebration of delicious food and traditional Greek dance and music turns Francis Field into a virtual Greek village.

Full Moon Stand Up Paddle

On the nights of the full moon from July to October 2019 | Times vary
(912) 441-2391

Enjoy a stand-up paddle from the Lighthouse Boat Ramp to the Conch House Marina and back.

Maggie Rogers

Friday, October 11, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Emerging indie pop singer/songwriter Maggie Rogers will perform at The Amp with special guest Jacob Banks.

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."

Saturday, October 12, 2019

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

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.

Unity Pink Motorcycle Ride 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(904) 571-1658
380 Outlet Mall Blvd.

Join the Unity Pink Motorcycle Ride for a fun ride that raises money for a great cause.

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.

Second Saturdays Family Seining

9 – 11 a.m. on the 2nd Saturday of each month
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Second Saturday Plant Sale

Second Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
(386) 302-5590

Guests can visit the magnificent gardens, browse rare and beautiful plants for sale, and attend a cultivation workshop.

Creekside Festival 2019

Saturday and Sunday, October 12 and 13, 2019
(386) 437-0106
2500 Princess Place

This popular annual bluegrass festival at Princess Place Preserve is a treat for residents and visitors alike.

Spooky Halloween Bash

Saturday, October 12, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Free Event

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

St. Augustine Greek Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 11 - 13, 2019 | See below for details on times
(904) 479-6729

This annual celebration of delicious food and traditional Greek dance and music turns Francis Field into a virtual Greek village.

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 7 – 13, 2019
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.

Full Moon Stand Up Paddle

On the nights of the full moon from July to October 2019 | Times vary
(912) 441-2391

Enjoy a stand-up paddle from the Lighthouse Boat Ramp to the Conch House Marina and back.

Nahko and Medicine for the People

Saturday, October 12, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Alternative global fusion band Nahko and Medicine for the People will perform at the Backyard Stage at The Amp St. Augustine.

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."

Sunday, October 13, 2019

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

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.

Creekside Festival 2019

Saturday and Sunday, October 12 and 13, 2019
(386) 437-0106
2500 Princess Place

This popular annual bluegrass festival at Princess Place Preserve is a treat for residents and visitors alike.

Weekend Cannon Firing

Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

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

St. Augustine Greek Festival

Friday – Sunday, October 11 - 13, 2019 | See below for details on times
(904) 479-6729

This annual celebration of delicious food and traditional Greek dance and music turns Francis Field into a virtual Greek village.

St. Augustine Restaurant Week

Monday – Sunday, October 7 – 13, 2019
(904) 540-3129

Participating local restaurants offer a full week of fine cuisine at affordable prices in St. Augustine, Florida.