450th commemoration

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"Vilano and the North Beaches" Book Signing

Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 4 - 6 p.m.
(904) 540-0402

A chance to meet with the authors of a new book on Vilano Beach history

Celebrate 450! Kick-Off Concert

September 3, 2015 - 7:00pm
(904) 825-1053

The 450th celebrations begin with a free concert featuring three Spanish bands performing in the Lewis Auditorium.

Flagler College Gilded Age Fashion Show

Friday, September 4, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
(904) 823-3378

Flagler College gives visitors a glimspe into the past with the Gilded Age Fashion Show.

Meet the Rabbis

June 18, 2014 - 4:00pm
(904) 825-1053

The winners of this city-wide beautification campaign for St. Augustine's 450th Commemoration will be chosen over two weeks in April.

Re-Riding History Exhibit

January 16 - February 28, 2015.
(904) 826-8530

"Re-Riding History: From the Southern Plains to the Matanzas Bay" explores the heartbreaking history of assimilation and imprisonment of Native Americans as expressed through the eyes of contemporary artists.

Ancient City Mosaic

On exhibit from April 4 - October 4, 2015.
(904) 825-1053

Artwork submitted by the whole community will be displayed as a grand mosaic to celebrate St. Augustine's 450th anniversary.