St. Augustine's Top Events

Find the biggest events in the oldest city!

St. Augustine is a venue for all types of events; large and small, historical and modern, educational and entertaining. Featured events in St. Augustine include annual headliners at the Amphitheatre, exciting new art exhibits, local festivals, seasonal celebrations for holidays, and many other major occasions in the city, including the 450th commemoration. St. Augustine welcomes thousands of visitors every year for the many events it hosts, from one of the most celebrated, Nights of Lights, to more local events like the Music by the Sea concerts.

Featured events include all the biggest concerts and artists to make their way through the nation's oldest city. Find information on the biggest celebrations, like the 4th of July and the Easter parade, and start planning a vacation around the events. Check the calendar to see what's coming up for the 450th Commemoration in St. Augustine, including historic reenactments, festivals, 5Ks, and maybe even a visit from the King and Queen of Spain!

E.g., July 26, 2016

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Dynamic rock, rap, reggae and funk band 311 will perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.

Moonlight Beach Walk Vilano

July 19 (SOLD OUT) and July 26, 2016, at 8 p.m.
(904) 209-0335
2750 Anahma Drive
Free Event

This special guided moonlight beach walk welcomes all ages to experience the beach at night.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Farmers & Crafts Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 11 – October 12, 2016
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying delectable, fresh food at this annual summer event.

Movies by the Bay

Every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. June 1 – August 3, 2016
(904) 824-1606
111 Avenida Menendez
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday right on the bayfront.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Summer Improv Theatre Series

Select dates throughout the summer of 2016

Join the fun at one of the Limelight Theatre's improvisational theater events this summer.

Saltwater Fishing Clinics

Select dates in July, 2016
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park hosts Saltwater Fishing Workshops for adults and children in July 2016.

Colonial Oak Stage Summer Concert Series

Select dates in June and July 2016
Free Event

Popular local musicians and more will perform in this free summer concert series under the colonial oak in St. Augustine's Colonial Quarter.

Concerts in the Plaza

Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m., from June 2 to Sept. 1, 2016
Free Event

This free summer concert series in the Plaza features local and regional bands every Thursday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Friday, July 29, 2016

Limelight Theatre: The Last Five Years

Thurs., Fri., and Sat. from July 29 to August 21, 2016

Two twenty-somethings fall in and out of love in New York in the musical “The Last Five Years.”

Saltwater Fishing Clinics

Select dates in July, 2016
(386) 446-6783

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park hosts Saltwater Fishing Workshops for adults and children in July 2016.

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Limelight Theatre: The Last Five Years

Thurs., Fri., and Sat. from July 29 to August 21, 2016

Two twenty-somethings fall in and out of love in New York in the musical “The Last Five Years.”

Old City Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning
Free Event

This weekly farmers market offers fresh local produce, baked goods, seafood, and a variety of arts and crafts.

Uptown Saturday Night

Last Saturday of every month
(904) 824-3152
Free Event

Visitors can shop and socialize along San Marco Avenue as the stores remain open for the monthly Uptown Saturday Night event.

Emma Moseley Band on the Backyard Stage

Saturday, July 30, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
Free Event

The Emma Moseley Band will perform in a free concert on the Backyard Stage with guests Kristopher James and The Curt Towne Band.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Limelight Theatre: The Last Five Years

Thurs., Fri., and Sat. from July 29 to August 21, 2016

Two twenty-somethings fall in and out of love in New York in the musical “The Last Five Years.”

Salt Air Farmer's Market

Every Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
(904) 315-0952
Free Event

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

Limelight Theatre: Music in the Box

6 - 9 p.m. on the last Sunday of the month
(904) 825-1164

This series of live acoustic performances on the last Sunday of each month features local musicians in an intimate setting.

Monday, August 1, 2016

Sunset Moonrise at the St. Augustine Lighthouse

Select dates throughout the year (see details below)

Watch the sun set and the moon rise from atop the St. Augustine Lighthouse, and enjoy complimentary champagne and snacks.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Limelight Theatre: The Last Five Years

Thurs., Fri., and Sat. from July 29 to August 21, 2016

Two twenty-somethings fall in and out of love in New York in the musical “The Last Five Years.”

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Farmers & Crafts Market

Every Wednesday
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

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

Lightner Museum Curator's Tour

First Wednesday of every month at 10:00 a.m.
(904) 824-2874

The Lightner Museum Curator Tours give visitors a chance to see behind-the-scenes at this unique museum.

Music by the Sea

Wednesdays from 6 - 9 p.m., May 11 – October 12, 2016
(904) 347-8007
Free Event

Relax by the sea this summer and listen to great local bands while enjoying delectable, fresh food at this annual summer event.

Movies by the Bay

Every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. June 1 – August 3, 2016
(904) 824-1606
111 Avenida Menendez
Free Event

The whole family will enjoy this free movie series every Wednesday right on the bayfront.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Limelight Theatre: The Last Five Years

Thurs., Fri., and Sat. from July 29 to August 21, 2016

Two twenty-somethings fall in and out of love in New York in the musical “The Last Five Years.”