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., April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

THE PLAYERS Kick-Off Party

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 5 - 9 p.m.
(904) 273-3238

Kick off THE PLAYERS Championship 2017 with cocktails and delightful food at TPC Sawgrass.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Fort Matanzas Marsh Hikes and Cannon Firings

Saturday, April 29, 2017, every hour from 10 a.m. thru 3 p.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Explore the grounds of Fort Matanzas on a ranger-led nature walk and enjoy a cannon firing demonstration after the walk.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30, 2017

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 26 – 30, 2017

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Tour de Forts Classic

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Join local bicyclists on this annual Tour de Forts with five different routes through scenic and historic areas of St. Johns County.

Friday, May 5, 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, May 6, 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.

The Players 5K with Donna

Saturday, May 6, 2017, at 8:00 a.m.
(904) 355-7465

Participants in this 5K will help support the fight against breast cancer as well as get one free admission day at THE PLAYERS Championship.

Love 2 Run 5K

Saturday, May 6, 2017, 8 a.m.
(904) 824-2861

This 5K run in downtown St. Augustine raises funds for the Cathedral Parish School.

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.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 9 – 14, 2017
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Country music favorite Sam Hunt will highlight 2017 Military Appreciation Day activities at THE PLAYERS Championship.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 9 – 14, 2017
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 9 – 14, 2017
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Friday, May 12, 2017

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 9 – 14, 2017
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2017

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

The Players Championship

Tuesday – Sunday, May 9 – 14, 2017
(904) 543-7446

The best field in golf and the world-class venue of THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass make this one of the most popular tournaments of the year.

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.