St. Augustine Events

As the longest European-occupied settlement in the U.S., St. Augustine is recognized as the nation’s oldest city and host for a multitude of upcoming events. Annual celebrations in St. Augustine reflect this rich heritage and culture, where visitors and localsalike pack the cobblestone streets of historic downtown to participate in events. Our Calendar of Events lists all the exciting things to do in St. Augustine. There are authentic historical re-enactments, exciting attractions, local festivals and fairs, live music concerts, historic guided tours, and so much more to experience in the nation’s oldest city.

E.g., November 27, 2015

Friday, November 27, 2015

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

See St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights from a horse-drawn carriage, and enjoy some delicious wine and great company along the way.

Enjoy some unique holiday decorations in Vilano Beach during St. Augustine's Nights of Lights.

Enjoy live bands at this waterfront restaurant in St. Augustine nearly every night of the week.

Live Music at the Mill Top Tavern every night of the week.

The San Sebastian Winery's roof-top wine and jazz bar provides breathtaking views and live music every Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Take a ride on Ripley's Red Train for a "lightseeing" tour of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

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

Dophin Water Tours of St. Augustine takes guests on the Matanzas River for a picturesque view of the Nights of Lights festival in St. Augustine.

The World Golf Hall of Fame honors African-Americans in golf that runs through the end of the year.

This public art exhibition displays artist-created obelisks created for the Obelisk Art 450 project at various locations throughout historic St. Augustine.

The St. Augustine Art Association presents the wonders of the Sunshine State in this unique exhibit.

Enhance a visit to the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum with a behind-the-scenes guided tour.

Live Music at Cafe Alcazar

November 27, 2015 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

Live music every week, Monday - Saturdays from 11 am - 3 pm.

Learn about historic shipwrecks on this guided tour with a St. Augustine Lighthouse archaeologist.

See St. Augustine Nights of Lights while solving puzzles and searching for clues in this seasonal scavenger hunt.

Live Music at The Starving Artist

November 27, 2015 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Listen to live music at The Starving Artist Friday and Saturday afternoons.

Come to Tradewinds Lounge for a musical celebration every day of the week

Enjoy live, local music at Creekside Dinery nearly every night of the week.

Enjoy a delicious dinner out on Harry's charming patio while listening to local music.

Nights of Lights

November 27, 2015 - 6:00pm
Free Event

The 2015 Nights of Lights festival turns the city of St. Augustine into a dazzling holiday display.

Holly Jolly Nights of Lights Trolley

November 27, 2015 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

The popular Holly Jolly Trolley is an entertaining and family-friendly way to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Start your holiday season with a traditional tree lighting ceremony for the whole family at TPC Sawgrass.

VIP Nights of Lights Walking Tour

November 27, 2015 - 6:30pm
4 Granada St.

See the very best of St. Augustine's Nights of Lights on this guided walking tour offered by Tour St. Augustine.

Lively pub in historic downtown St. Augustine providing local, live music every weekend.