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!

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Friday, May 27, 2016

Blue Crab Festival

May 27 – May 30, 2016
(386) 983-9772
210 St. Johns Avenue
Free Event

This Memorial Day weekend festival features fun things to do for the whole family.

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, May 26 – 29, 2016

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Fridays throughout the year.

Follow the Sun Music Fest at the Backyard Stage

Friday, May 27, 2016, 6:15 - 10:30 p.m.

St. Augustine will host the first day of a new three-day music festival in Florida, the Follow the Sun Music Fest.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Blue Crab Festival

May 27 – May 30, 2016
(386) 983-9772
210 St. Johns Avenue
Free Event

This Memorial Day weekend festival features fun things to do for the whole family.

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, May 26 – 29, 2016

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Saturdays throughout the year.

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.

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

8:30 - 10:30 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

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.

Changing of the Guard

Saturday, May 28, 2016, at 5:45 p.m.
42 St. George Street

Living historians re-enact the guard changing ceremony from the colonial days of St. Augustine.

Wilson Phillips will perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre with the Jacksonville Symphony.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Blue Crab Festival

May 27 – May 30, 2016
(386) 983-9772
210 St. Johns Avenue
Free Event

This Memorial Day weekend festival features fun things to do for the whole family.

Annual Bluewater Tournament

Thursday – Sunday, May 26 – 29, 2016

The prestigious Bluewater Tournament is hosted annually by the Northeast Florida Marlin Association at Camachee Cove.

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Sundays throughout the year.

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, May 30, 2016

Blue Crab Festival

May 27 – May 30, 2016
(386) 983-9772
210 St. Johns Avenue
Free Event

This Memorial Day weekend festival features fun things to do for the whole family.

GTM Marineland Beach Walk

Monday, May 30, 2016, 9 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Visitors can enjoy a scenic walk along the beach while they learn about marine life, dunes ecology, and shore dynamics.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

These St. Augustine restaurants and bars offer live music on Tuesdays throughout the year.

Wednesday, June 1, 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.

Sunset Moonrise at the St. Augustine Lighthouse

Select dates throughout the year (see details below)

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

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Limelight Theatre: "Laundry & Bourbon" and "Lone Star"

Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Sun., June 2 - 26, 2016.

Limelight Theatre presents two companion one-act comedies about small town life in Texas.