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., November 23, 2014

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Nights of Lights Wine and Carriage Tour

November 23, 2014
Tasting Tours
(904) 325-3911
59 Cuna St.

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

Live Music at Mill Top

November 23, 2014
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.

This innovative exhibit pairs 19th- and 20th-century paintings of St. Augustine with photographs of the same scenes as they are today.

Clybourne Park

November 23, 2014
Limelight Theatre, Inc.
(904) 825-1164

Clybourne Park comes to the Limelight Theatre on November 7, 2014.

Holly Jolly Nights of Lights Trolley

November 23, 2014
Visitor Information Center
(904) 829-3800
10 West Castillo Dr.

The Holly Jolly Trolley is an entertaining, convenient way to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Ripley’s Red Trains Nights of Lights Tours

November 23, 2014
(904) 824-1606

Take a ride on Santa's Big Red Train to see the best of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.

Dressing of the Palms

November 23, 2014
Vilano Beach Town Center
(904) 910-8386
Free Event

Enjoy a unique holiday lights celebration at the Vilano Beach Town Center.

Visit the Oldest Wooden School House during the holidays to experience a traditional Menorcan Christmas.

Gold Tours offers another option for viewing St. Augustine's Nights of Lights - up close and personal.

This Nights of Lights water tour takes guests on the Matanzas River for a picturesque view of the holiday display in downtown St. Augustine.

Nights of Lights Lovers' Carriage Tour

November 23, 2014
Tasting Tours
(904) 325-3911
59 Cuna St.

Experience the romance of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights in a private tour for two aboard an old-fashioned horse-drawn carriage.

Experience a bird's-eye view of St. Augustine's Nights of Lights from a biplane.

St. Augustine Flea Market

November 23, 2014 - 9:00am
St. Augustine Marketplace
(904) 824-4210

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

Salt Air Farmer's Market

November 23, 2014 - 10:00am
Marineland Marina
Free Event

Visitors can shop for local eats and treats at the farmers market at Marineland.

Cannon Firing

November 23, 2014 - 10:30am to 3:30pm
Castillo de San Marcos
(904) 829-6506

Be a part of history at the Castillo de San Marcos every weekend!

Live Music at Tradewinds

November 23, 2014 - 1:00pm
Tradewinds Lounge
(904) 829-9336

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

Christmas on the River

November 23, 2014 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
River House Events
(904) 209-3687

Enjoy the Festival of Wreaths, wine tastings, live music and more at the Council on Aging’s annual fundraiser “Christmas on the River.”

Live Music at Creekside Dinery

November 23, 2014 - 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

November 23, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Harry's Seafood Restaurant
(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

November 23, 2014 - 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.

Live Music at Rhett's Piano Bar

November 23, 2014 - 6:30pm
Rhett's Piano Bar
(904) 825-0502

Rhett's Piano Bar provides a unique relaxing atmosphere for talented local musicians.

Live Music at Ann O'Malley's

November 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
Ann O'Malley's Deli & Pub
(904) 825-4040

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

Monday, November 24, 2014

Nights of Lights Wine and Carriage Tour

November 24, 2014
Tasting Tours
(904) 325-3911
59 Cuna St.

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

Live Music at Mill Top

November 24, 2014
Mill Top
(904) 829-2329

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