Sports & Outdoors

The St. Augustine landscape is a mixture of beautiful marsh land, scenic and sandy beaches, wild inlets, and coastal forests. The great outdoors serves as a natural backdrop for visitors and residents to go kayaking, play sports, fish, and explore. Our Calendar of Events lists the many outdoor sports and recreation options too, including numerous marathons, golf tournaments, fishing charters, paddle boarding excursions, and more. Exploring and enjoying sports and outdoors in St. Augustine is easy from the Municipal Marina and the many beaches, state parks, and golf courses in St. Augustine.

E.g., January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Matanzas Inlet Guided Hike

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Explore the beautiful GTM Research Reserve on this montly guided hike.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

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

Friday, February 3, 2017

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.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Drum Runners Series

First Saturday of the month Feb. 4 – Nov. 4, 2017
Free Event

These monthly Drum Runners equestrian competitions are free for spectators.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Saltwater Fishing Clinics

Saturday, February 4, 2017, 9 a.m. 12 noon
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park presents a Saltwater Fishing Clinic for the whole family.

Friday, February 10, 2017

All American Air Table Tennis Classic

Friday and Saturday, February 10 and 11, 2017
(904) 669-1228

Support the local community by participating in the 8th Annual All American Air Table Tennis Classic.

Sunset Kayak Tours

February 10, 11, & 12, 2017 | 4:30 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Rd.

Enjoy the sunset over the St. Johns River on one of these guided kayak tours.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Second Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th 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) 446-6783

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

All American Air Table Tennis Classic

Friday and Saturday, February 10 and 11, 2017
(904) 669-1228

Support the local community by participating in the 8th Annual All American Air Table Tennis Classic.

Sunset Kayak Tours

February 10, 11, & 12, 2017 | 4:30 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Rd.

Enjoy the sunset over the St. Johns River on one of these guided kayak tours.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

26.2 with DONNA: The National Marathon to Fight Breast Cancer

Sunday, February 12, 2017
(904) 355-7465
200 ATP Tour Blvd

Run for a good cause at the 26.2 with DONNA: The National Marathon to Fight Breast Cancer.

Sunset Kayak Tours

February 10, 11, & 12, 2017 | 4:30 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
6795 Collier Rd.

Enjoy the sunset over the St. Johns River on one of these guided kayak tours.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

GTM Marineland River-to-Sea Trail Walk

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 9 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Visitors can take a scenic walk along the beach and learn about marine life.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Wrigley Ride

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Wrigley Ride honors the memory of Bryan Wrigley and promotes education for cyclists and non-cyclists on how to safely share the road.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

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

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Drum Runners Series

First Saturday of the month Feb. 4 – Nov. 4, 2017
Free Event

These monthly Drum Runners equestrian competitions are free for spectators.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Second Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th 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) 446-6783

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

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Vilano 5K Run

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 8:00 a.m.
(770) 597-4904
120 Meadow Ave.

Runners can enjoy the views of St. Augustine and the Intracoastal Waterway as they run across the Vilano Bridge in this annual 5K and Fun Run.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Murray Bros. Caddyshack Golf Tournament

Thursday and Friday, March 23 and 24, 2017
(904) 314-9508

Enjoy this annual fundraising golf tournament presented by the Murray Bros. Caddyshack.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Murray Bros. Caddyshack Golf Tournament

Thursday and Friday, March 23 and 24, 2017
(904) 314-9508

Enjoy this annual fundraising golf tournament presented by the Murray Bros. Caddyshack.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

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