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. They will also be performing some patriotic tunes to keep it festive. It’s free to attend, you may want to bring a blanket or a chair.
The fireworks start at 9:30PM, they will last about 20 minutes. The show is choreographed to music that can be heard all along the Bayfront, from the Fort to the bridge.
The lawn of the Fort is a great place to watch them. It’s a good spot to bring a cooler and a picnic too. Read More→
Do you like Picasso? If so you’re in luck, the Picasso exhibit is open through August 11, 2013. The exhibit is in the St. Augustine visitor center, 10 West Castillo Dr.
PICASSO Art & Arena is an educational exhibition of graphic work and ceramics by the Spanish master showcasing 39 art pieces from the Fundación Picasso, Museo Casa Natal of Málaga, Spain. The exhibition includes original Picasso art pieces created between 1929 and 1961. The art was produced in different styles, techniques and media, providing unique insights into one of Picasso’s main themes: bullfighting.
ADMISSION Adults – $10 Seniors – $8 Kids 6 & Under – Free Kids 7 to 12 – $5 Family of 4 – $20 Military in Uniform – Free All St. Johns County Students (ID required for College-Level Students) – Free
The visiting hours are 9 AM to 5 PM daily.
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