St. Augustine Events

As the longest European-occupied settlement in the U.S., St. Augustine is recognized as the nation’s oldest city. Annual events in St. Augustine reflect this rich heritage and culture as well as bring out the exciting and unforgettable aspects unique to St. Augustine! Visitors and residents alike pack the cobblestone streets of historic downtown to participate in events and absorb the Colonial history. Our Calendar of Events lists all the exciting things to do in St. Augustine. There are authentic Colonial re-enactments, exciting attractions, local festivals and fairs, classical and modern concerts, historic guided tours, and so much more to experience in the nation’s oldest city.

E.g., July 4, 2015

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Live Music at Mill Top

July 4, 2015
Mill Top
(904) 829-2329

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.

Ancient City Mosaic

July 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.

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

Old City Farmers' Market

July 4, 2015 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
St. Augustine Amphitheatre
(904) 209-0367
Free Event

Local farmers market offering visitors fresh produce, baked goods, seafood, hand-crafted wares and more.

Guided Cultural Hike at GTM Research Reserve

July 4, 2015 - 8:30am to 10:30am
GTM Research Reserve
(904) 823-4500

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the research reserve in Ponte Vedra Beach.

St. Augustine Flea Market

July 4, 2015 - 9:00am
St. Augustine Marketplace
(904) 824-4210
Free Event

Huge flea market offering a variety of vendors including a hydroponic U-pick farm offering fresh produce.

Tapestry: The Cultural Threads of First America

July 4, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
(904) 825-1053, (904) 209-4255
Free Event

Explore the rich cultural history of St. Augustine as part of the celebration of the 450th anniversary of the nation’s oldest city.

Florida Living History offers a great view of the Fourth of July fireworks at its second annual Founding Day fundraiser on Saturday, July 4, 2015, at the Mission Nombre de Dios.

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

Live Music at Cafe Alcazar

July 4, 2015 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Cafe Alcazar
(904) 825-9948

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

First Saturday Cherokee Demonstrations

July 4, 2015 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Fountain of Youth Park
(904) 829-3168

Take part in a living-history demonstration about the native American cultures of this area before the Spanish arrived.

Lost Ships Tour

July 4, 2015 - 11:00am
St. Augustine Lighthouse
(904) 829-0745

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

Living History at Fort Matanzas

July 4, 2015 - 12:30pm
(904) 471-0116
Free Event

Period re-enactors will demonstrate colonial defense tactics at this historic fort.

Live Music at The Starving Artist

July 4, 2015 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
The Starving Artist
(904) 814-7178
28 Cuna Street

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

Live Music at Tradewinds

July 4, 2015 - 1:00pm
Tradewinds Lounge
(904) 829-9336

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

Sunset Celebration

July 4, 2015 - 3:00pm
(904) 540-0402
Poplar Avenue
Free Event

Visitors can listen to local musicians, browse artistic vendors, and enjoy the spectacular sunset over the water.

Live Music at Creekside Dinery

July 4, 2015 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Creekside Dinery
(904) 829-6113

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

Live Music at Harry's Seafood Restaurant

July 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Harry's Seafood Bar & Grille
(904) 824-7765
46 Avenida Menendez

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

Live Music at Hurricane Patty's

July 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Hurricane Patty's
(904) 827-1822
69 Lewis Blvd.

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

Fourth of July Fireworks and Concert

July 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Plaza de la Constitucion
(904) 825-1004
Free Event

View the colorful and exciting Fireworks Over the Matanzas on the 4th of July in St. Augustine. A free two-hour concert will precede the fireworks show.

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

Spanish Guitar at the Tasting Room

July 4, 2015 - 7:30pm to 11:30pm
Tasting Room
(904) 810-2400

Enjoy the smooth sounds of Dennis Fermin's guitar stylings on select days at the Tasting Room.

Enjoy a pirate's-eye view of St. Augustine's Fourth of July fireworks from the aboard the Black Raven.

Visitors to St. Augustine can enjoy the spectacular fireworks show from the top of the St. Augustine Lighthouse.