Seasonal Events

Celebrate the seasons and holidays in St. Augustine at various festive events! Visitors can take the family on a holiday themed tour of the Nights of Lights display or do meet and greets with Santa Claus. Other seasonal events include the Cathedral Festival, Old Town Arts and Crafts Show, and the Easter parade. Watch as fireworks light up the summer sky on Fourth of July in St. Augustine as well as on New Year’s Eve at St. Augustine Beach. Visitors can experience the holiday season with St. Augustine as the ideal backdrop. The city celebrates every season; winter, spring, summer and fall in style and there is always exciting things to do in St. Augustine for each holiday on the Calendar.

E.g., October 20, 2018

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Veterans Day Weekend at World Golf Village

Saturday & Sunday, November 10 & 11, 2018
(904) 940-4123

In honor of Veterans Day, the World Golf Hall of Fame offers free admission to active-duty military, veterans, and their dependents on Nov. 10 & 11, 2018.

Harvest Time at Fort Mose

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(904) 823-2232
Free Event

Celebrate St. Augustine's multicultural heritage at this annual recreation of the first harvest at Fort Mose.

Holiday Shoppes 2018

Friday and Saturday, November 9 and 10, 2018 | 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

This annual event, presented by the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, offers one-of-a-kind items for holiday shopping.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Veterans Day Weekend at World Golf Village

Saturday & Sunday, November 10 & 11, 2018
(904) 940-4123

In honor of Veterans Day, the World Golf Hall of Fame offers free admission to active-duty military, veterans, and their dependents on Nov. 10 & 11, 2018.

Veterans Day Memorial

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
(904) 669-5670
2340 A1A South
Free Event

The City of St. Augustine Beach hosts their annual Veterans Day commemoration at Lakeside Park Veterans Memorial.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Woman's Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons

October 23, 26, & 30, and November 1, 6, 9, & 13, 2018
(904) 829-5064

Enjoy a St. Augustine tradition and attend one of the Woman’s Exchange Christmas in October Luncheons at the Peña-Peck House Museum.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Surf Illumination 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018, 4 - 8 p.m.
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

St. Augustine Beach's Surf Illumination lighting festival kick off the holiday season.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Schooner Freedom Nights of Lights Sails

November 17, 2018 – January 6, 2019
(904) 810-1010

See St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights from the water aboard the tall ship Schooner Freedom.

Eco Tours Nights of Lights Tour

Nightly, November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019
(904) 377-7245

Float away from the crowds and view St. Augustine's spectacular holiday lights from the water on this delightful one-hour tour.

Florida Water Tours: Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 17, 2018, to Feb. 3, 2019
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Holiday Tours

November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019
(904) 325-3911
47 Cordova Street

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 17, 2018, to February 3, 2018

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

Nights of Lights Tours 2018–19

November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Pints

Offered during Nights of Lights, November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019
(904) 217-3278

Celebrate Nights of Lights with Nights of Pints featuring local craft beers!

Nights of Lights 2018-19

Every Night from Nov. 17, 2018 to Feb. 3, 2019
Free Event

The 2018-19 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Holly Jolly Shopping Spree 2018

Saturday, November 17, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(904) 495-5292
167 San Marco Ave.

Take a holiday whirlwind shopping tour of Uptown San Marco shops and restaurants aboard the Old Town Trolley, and enjoy some great deals and goodies along the way.

Light-Up! Night Ceremony 2018

Saturday, November 17, 2018, beginning at 4:00 p.m.
Free Event

Watch the city flip the switch to begin the magical Nights of Lights holiday celebration for 2018.

Scenic Cruise Nights of Lights Tours 2018-19

Saturdays from November 17, 2018, thru January 26, 2019
(904) 824-1806

See St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights from the water aboard the Victory III.

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Schooner Freedom Nights of Lights Sails

November 17, 2018 – January 6, 2019
(904) 810-1010

See St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights from the water aboard the tall ship Schooner Freedom.

Gold Tours' Private Nights of Lights Tour

November 18, 2018 - January 20, 2019 | Nightly except Saturdays
(904) 325-0547
6 Cordova St.

Gold Tours offers another option for viewing St. Augustine's Nights of Lights - up close and personal, with no waiting.

Florida Water Tours: Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly from Nov. 17, 2018, to Feb. 3, 2019
(904) 827-7728

View St. Augustine's breathtaking festival of lights from the bay with Florida Water Tours.

The Tasting Tours Nights of Lights Holiday Tours

November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019
(904) 325-3911
47 Cordova Street

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage or an old-fashioned roadster with The Tasting Tours.

Native Sun Boat Tours Nights of Lights Tours

Nightly form November 17, 2018, to February 3, 2018

Be dazzled by St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights on this relaxing one-hour boat tour.

Nights of Lights Tours 2018–19

November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019

Here are some of the best tours to see St. Augustine's spectacular Nights of Lights holiday display by land and sea.

Nights of Pints

Offered during Nights of Lights, November 17, 2018 – February 3, 2019
(904) 217-3278

Celebrate Nights of Lights with Nights of Pints featuring local craft beers!