Happenings in St. Augustine

Check for up to date happenings in St. Augustine.  We’ve highlighted a few of them for you.

Happenings in St. Augustine

There are so many happenings in St. Augustine and St. Johns County throughout the year.  From musical events to 5Ks to art shows to kids events and more.  We’ve selected a few of them we thought might be of interest and made note of them below.  You’ll find a complete listing of events on our Calendar Page.

Check ahead before attending an event as it may be affected by the weather.

Ongoing Events

Daily through June 30, 2024 — Nao Trinidad Tours — 10:00am-7:00pm
Tour the 93-foot replica of the Magellan-Elcano Expedition. This floating museum will be open for guided and self-guided tours.

Wednesday, May 22  – Jun 26, 2024 — Music & Art by the Sea 2024 — 3:00pm-9:00pm
Free weekly concerts …. each week a different band/musician(s) at the St. Augustine Beach Pier along with local art on display at The Art Studio as well as a different food truck each week from The Village Garden Food Truck Park.

Thursdays, May 30 – August 29, 2024 — Concerts in the Plaza — 6:00pm-8:00pm
Head downtown to the Plaza de la Constitución for this popular Summertime pasttime! Enjoy different musical entertainment each week … from Bluegrass to Blues to Country to Rock n’ Rock and more.


May Events

May 25, 2024 — Concerts For A Cause — 7:00pm
Proceeds from this event … featuring singer-songwriter, Randy Houser … go to Rethreaded, a non-profit that provides employment opportunities and support to survivors of human trafficking.

May 25 & 26, 2024 — Heroes & Patriots Celebration — 12:00pm-4:30pm
Stop by the historic Pena-Peck House. There will be complimentary tours on Saturday along with a talk about veterans buried in the St. Augustine National Cemetery. Sunday, check out the Artisan Market in the historic gardens.

May 27, 2024 — St. Augustine Memorial Day Observance — 10:00am
This annual observance takes place at the city’s National Cemetery.


June Events

Jun 5, 2024 — Waves of Change Exhibit Opening — 5:30pm
Join the St. Johns Cultural Council in celebrating the new permanent exhibition. The outdoor exhibit highlights the history of St. Augustine Beach. Concert afterwards with Billy Buchanan and his Rock ‘n Soul Review.

Jun 9, 2024 — Narrative of Women in the Military — 2:00pm-5:00pm
An inspiring event Celebrating Women Veterans! Hear captivating stories from women who have served in various branches of the military.

Jun 11, 2024 — Civil Rights Exhibit Opening Ceremony — 1:30pm
Stop by the Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center to view their new and improved exhibit … updated to enhance the current artifacts and events of the movement.

Jun 11, 18, & 25, 2024 — Guided Civil Rights Tour — 5:00pm-6:00pm
Join the Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center on one of their Guided Civil Rights Tours. Gain knowledge of the local Civil Rights protests and remarkable activists and how the movement in St. Augustine made a national impact.

Jun 12, 2024 — Butler Beach History Walk — 7:00pm-8:00pm
A historically significant beach in our area, walk back in time and learn about the rich African-American history here at our doorsteps.