August 2014
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Castillo de San Marco by Candlelight

Candlelight tours of the ancient Spanish fortress take place the third Saturday of each month. Advanced tickets are $8 for adults ages 15 and older, $4 per child 5 to 15 and free for children 4 and younger. Call 904-829-6506 or go to

1/19/2014 Let Freedom Ring

A free “Discover First America” program begins at 7PM on the eve of the opening of the 450th Commeration signature exhibition titled “Journey: 450 Years of the African-American Experience.” Persons who witnessed and experienced the landmark events that occurred in St. Augustine during the 1960s will be present. In addition Florida Memorial College alumni will [...]

Saturday Nights Alligator Farm Zip Line Adventure

Saturday, 1/18/14: Zip Line At Night: Crocodile Crossing, the zip line course offered at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, is now offered as an evening event on Saturdays. All participants must arrive before 6PM. This specific adventure includes a modified version of the Nile course with six zip lines and 23 obstacles. Cost [...]

Noa Victoria Ship Tours

The El Galeon and the Nao Victoria will be making stops in St. Augustine. The Nao Victoria, a 75 foot, 170 ton authentic, fully functional Spanish vessel that is operated in the same manner as those in the early 16th century arrived 12/23/13 and El Galeon will arrive on 1/6/14 The Nao Victoria and El [...]

Markland House Tours

12/28/13: Markland House Tours from 10AM to 2PM. Flagler’s Legacy Historic Tours will host a holiday tour of Flagler College’s Markland House, 102 King Street, St. Augustine, FL. Visitors will glimpse some of the original grandeur of this historic home as well as learn some background on the residence and its importance in St. Augustine’s [...]

holiday top decoration The Holly Jolly Holiday Trolley: Nights of Christmas Lights. Come join us for the holidays. “An annual tradition for thousands, and is sure to be one of your favorite holiday outings.” BUY TICKETS NOW the holly jolly holiday trolley type green line Voted one of Top Five “Cities of the World Light [...]

Old Town Arts and Crafts Show

12/28 and 12/29/13: This juried arts and crafts show features artists and craftsman from St. Augustine and around the country-from exquisite jewelry to funky and functional pottery, abstract sculpture to glistening glass, hand woven fashions to photography to wood carvings and more. 10AM to 5PM both days. St. Francis Field, 29 W. Castillo Drive, St. [...]

New Years Eve Fireworks

Kick off 2014 with local food vendors, ice sculptures and fireworks at the St. Johns County Fishing Pier and Pavilion, 350 A1A Beach Blvd, St. Augustine Beach. Several favorite restaurants will serve chili for tasting and judging at the Fire and Ice Chili Cook off from 4 to 8PM. The fireworks will begin at 8:30PM [...]

Night of Lights Carriage Tour

Night of Lights Carriage Tour: Step aboard the horse drawn carriage and meander the historic streets on this 45 minute group tour. A bottle of wine to share, historic stories and views of the 3 million lights are part of this event. This tour runs at 6,7, and 8PM daily through 1/31/14. Go to [...]

The Nutcracker

12/21/13-12/22/13; St. Augustine Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker” Special guest artists from the Royal Ballet and English National Ballet. 2PM and 7:30PM. Tickets $25/$30 at Flagler College Auditorium, 14 Granada Street, St. Augustine, FL. The Peace and Plenty Inn is across the street.