Events

4th of July Fireworks in St. Augustine FL 2017

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It’s that time of the year again! If you’re a fireworks junkie like I am, then you can’t miss the Fireworks over the Matanzas! The event starts at 6 PM on the 4th of July. There will be a band  at the Plaza for a two-hour show. If you like live music, then the Plaza is the place to be.  […]

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Dublin’s Irish Tenors and The Celtic Ladies- March 11th 2016 Saint Augustine, FL

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Dublin’s Irish Tenors and The Celtic Ladies Special Event will open St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage  Festival at Memorial Presbyterian Church in downtown St. Augustine St. Augustine, FL – Dublin’s Irish Tenors and The Celtic Ladies will perform one-night only in downtown St. Augustine. This headlining concert for the St. Augustine Celtic  Music & Heritage Festival […]

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Free Summer Concerts in the Plaza – Schedule & information for St Augustine FL

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  Concerts in the Plaza Schedule for 2015 Free Concerts in the Plaza run every Thursday night all summer long. Bring a chair or a blanket and sit back, relax and enjoy the show. Picnics and coolers are welcome as are leashed well behaved dogs. Alcohol is not allowed in the plaza. The show starts at […]

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Fireworks at the World Golf Village in St Augustine FL

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The Locals’ Guide loves fireworks and here’s another chance to see them on July 3rd, 2015 at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida. These fireworks are spectacular and it’s one of the largest shows in Northeast Florida.     There is plenty of parking and different viewing areas to watch from. Bring the […]

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Gamble Rogers Music Festival in St Augustine FL – Acoustic Americana

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    GRFF Inc. Presents the 20th annual Gamble Rogers Music Festival May 1st – 3rd, 2015 at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre.   The Gamble Rogers Music Festival is one of our favorite music events of the year. If you are like me and are always wanting to find that great new band to listen to […]

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St. Augustine’s Romanza Festivale of the Arts

May 8, 2015 to May 17, 2015 St. Augustine Festival of the Arts A Florida Arts Festival Various Location in St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084 http://www.RomanzaFestivale.com “St. Augustine’s Romanza Festivale of the Arts”– it’s not one thing.  It’s Everything!  Music, Dance, Theatre, Art, Cuisine, Heritage, Romance..and more! All in the Romantic City of St. […]

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Gamblefest Americana Music Festival in Ponte Vedra FL

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The Gamble Rogers Folk Festival Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization, announces the first annual Gamble Rogers Fest at Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. Celebrating 20 years of music production and support of music education, Gamblefest will present a one day Americana music festival at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on December 6th, 2014. The festival will […]

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Fermin Spanish Guitar Trio in St Augustine FL

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Fiesta en La Playa!   November  15th, 2014, St. Augustine Beach, Fl. —   The Fermin Spanish Guitar Trio, Saint Augustine’s premier Flamenco / Latin Fusion artist, will be producing Fiesta en La Playa, a cultural concert experience on Saturday, November 15th @ 8:00 pm. The Event will be held at The Art Studio (St. […]

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Veterans Day Ceremony at Francis Field in St Augustine FL

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Veterans Day Ceremony at Francis Field November  2014 St. Augustine 11 S. Castillo Dr., St. Augustine, FL 32084 The annual Veterans Day Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November 11th at Francis Field on Castillo Drive. The Ceremony is hosted by the Veterans Council of St. Johns County with assistance from the Florida National Guard […]

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The Annual Christmas Tour of Homes in Beautiful Historic St Augustine FL

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46th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes Presented by Garden Club of St. Augustine St Augustine, Fl – The 46th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes, “Christmas in the Ancient City,” will be held on December 7, 2014 from 12:00p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Garden Club of St Augustine will decorate six private homes and one church dating from […]

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The St Augustine Wedding Expo

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Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm The 2014 Saint Augustine Wedding Expo is a first year event.  Salon Zellanova, Endless Possibilities Event Design LLC and the Pioneer Barn at Fort Menendez have partnered up to plan, and produce this bridal show. Tickets are $10.00 Doors open at 3:00pm The Expo will take place at […]

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The 17th Annual Greek Festival in St Augustine FL

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      Greek Music and Dance – A wonderful Tradition Continues at the 17th Annual Greek Festival!!! Greece is one of the few countries in the world where folk music and dance are as alive today as they were in ancient times. At the 17h Annual Greek Festival, October 10th – 12th, 2014, you can […]

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The Battle of Bloody Mose Commemoration in St Augustine FL

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 THE “BATTLE OF BLOODY MOSE”   June 21-22, 2014   St. Augustine, Florida   ST. AUGUSTINE, FL – June 12, 2014 – In the early morning hours of June 26, 1740, the village of Gracia Real de Santa Teresa de Mose (mo-SAY), the first, legally sanctioned free black settlement in the continental U.S., became the […]

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Drum Man Charters & Blackfly Outfitters on the TV Show Guided – St Augustine FL

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Hey St Augustine, Check out our very own Captain James Dumas from Drum Man Charters and Vaughn Cochran from Blackfly Outfitters and the Blackfly Restaurant in St Augustine Florida on the hit show Guided! Captain James will be guiding Vaughn on the popular World Fishing Network’s show “Guided” with host Mark Melnyk. Mark interviews Vaughn as they […]

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Farm to Family Mobile Farmers Market in St Johns County – Information

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North Florida’s First Mobile Farmers Market Launches May 17th, 2014 Local nonprofit Pie in the Sky’s new flagship program, Farm to Family, is due to make it’s official public launch on Saturday, May 17 from 11 – 1 pm at Bozard Lincoln Ford, 540 Outlet Mall Blvd, St. Augustine, Florida. Farm to Family is a […]

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Pecha Kucha Night in St Augustine FL

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Pecha Kucha: We Can’t Pronounce it Either.       Pecha Kucha Night, Volume 4   Theme: Compassion Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Time: Doors open at 6 pm, Presentations begin at 7 pm. Where: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre Conference Room (there will be signs) Admission: Free (with food by Planet Sabrez and beverage available for […]

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Easter Sunday Sunrise Services in St Augustine FL

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If you’re looking for a beautiful way to start off your Easter Sunday, start with a Sunrise! Saint Augustine, Florida has two fabulous  Sunrise services on the beach that are family friendly and dog friendly too.     The Locals’ Guide attends the one out at Crescent beach and it is truly a spectacular event. […]

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St Augustine Classical Music Festival Information and Schedule

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The  Eighth Annual St. Augustine Music Festival This incredible classical music series of concerts is held in the beautiful Cathedral Basilica Church. This festival has some of the most talented musicians performing from around the globe.     Don’t miss your chance to see and hear the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra joined by internationally renowned artists […]

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El Galeon and the Nao Victoria are Must Seas While visiting St Augustine FL – Tallships

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As if Saint Augustine’s Bay front wasn’t beautiful enough, now these two magnificent  ships have sailed in and made it spectacular. This opportunity is as rare as two ships passing in the night. If you haven’t checked them out, you still have time to “SEAS” the day.

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The New Drive Through Holiday Light Display in Jacksonville FL is a Real Kid Pleaser

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    If you are in the Jacksonville area, be sure to check out the new  drive through holiday lights display. It takes place at the Morocco Shrine Center nightly from November 25th, 2014 – January 5, 2015.           Jax Illuminations has created a wonderful opportunity for families to create a fun new holiday tradition. Load […]

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Ripley’s Red Train is a Fun Way to See the Nights of Lights in St Augustine

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The Locals’ Guide to Saint Augustine may be compensated through the links in the post below, but the opinions are our own. Ripley’s Red Trains Nights of Lights Tours Get your tickets early! Click here to buy. Looking to get into the holiday spirit? The Ripley’s Red Train is a great way to do just […]

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Ten Fun Things to Do in St Augustine FL

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In town to go shopping on St. George Street or visit the Fort?  Wondering what else to do in the Oldest City? Here are a few ideas.

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