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 26, 2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Nights of Lights Wine and Carriage Tour

November 26, 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 26, 2014
Mill Top
(904) 829-2329

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

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

Holly Jolly Nights of Lights Trolley

November 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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.

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 26, 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.

Currents/Correntes Art Exhibit

November 26, 2014
Crisp-Ellert Art Museum
(904) 826-8582
Free Event

The Crisp-Ellert Art Museum offers "Currents/Correntes," a collaborative exhibit of the work of visual artist Cyriaco Lopes and poet Terri Witek.

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

Farmers & Crafts Market

November 26, 2014 - 7:30am
St. Johns County Pier
(904) 471-1686
Free Event

Find fresh, local foods, hand-crafted items, fresh herbs and much more at this beachfront farmers market!

Live Music at Cafe Alcazar

November 26, 2014 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Cafe Alcazar
(904) 825-9948

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

Live Music at Tradewinds

November 26, 2014 - 1:00pm
Tradewinds Lounge
(904) 829-9336

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

Live Music at Harry's Seafood Restaurant

November 26, 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 26, 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 26, 2014 - 6:30pm
Rhett's Piano Bar
(904) 825-0502

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

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Find places in St. Augustine to enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner of turkey, stuffing, desserts and more while on vacation in the nation's oldest city.

Nights of Lights Wine and Carriage Tour

November 27, 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 27, 2014
Mill Top
(904) 829-2329

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

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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 2014
Vilano Beach Town Center
(904) 910-8386
Free Event

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