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 28, 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Visitors can take a beachside walk through the Guana Research Reserve and learn about the natural wildlife.

Washington Oaks Photo Adventure

Third Saturday of each month, 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(386) 446-6783

Sharpen your photographic skills with this in-depth workshop at beautiful Washington Oaks Gardens.

Tolomato Cemetery Tour

The third Saturday of each month from 11 am - 3 pm
Free Event

The Tolomato Cemetery is open to the public only on the third Saturday of each month.

Black Heritage Walking Tour

The third Saturday of each month at 4 p.m.
(904) 825-0087
4 Granada St.
Free Event

This free walking tour focuses on St. Augustine's role in African-American history and culture.

Sunday, August 21, 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.

Wednesday, August 24, 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.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks Service.

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, August 26, 2016

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks Service.

Sounds of Summer: Sing Out Loud Festival

Select dates from August 26 to September 11, 2016
Free Event

Celebrate the Sounds of Summer at the inaugural Sing Out Loud Music Festival of free concerts at multiple venues in St. Augustine.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks Service.

Sounds of Summer: Sing Out Loud Festival

Select dates from August 26 to September 11, 2016
Free Event

Celebrate the Sounds of Summer at the inaugural Sing Out Loud Music Festival of free concerts at multiple venues in St. Augustine.

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.

Give Kids the World Fundraiser

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Free Event

The 1th Annual Give Kids the World Fundraiser is a poolside party and BBQ hosted by the Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort.

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.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Free entrance to the Castillo de San Marcos for visitors and residents on the birthday of the National Parks Service.

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.

Pet-Friendly St. Augustine Food Tour Fundraiser

On the fourth Sunday of the month at 2 p.m.
(904) 825-0087
4 Granada St.

Enjoy great food and wine and the companionship of your furry friend while contributing to a good cause.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Sounds of Summer: Sing Out Loud Festival

Select dates from August 26 to September 11, 2016
Free Event

Celebrate the Sounds of Summer at the inaugural Sing Out Loud Music Festival of free concerts at multiple venues in St. Augustine.

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.

Goo Goo Dolls

Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 6:00 p.m.

Multi-platinum band Goo Goo Dolls will appear with special guests Collective Soul and Tribe Society.