Join us for the 58th Annual St. Augustine Easter Parade featuring two local grand marshals from the NFL…Cairo Santos, place kicker for the Kansas City Chiefs, and Caleb Sturgis, place kicker for the Philadelphia Eagles! The renowned and entertaining Florida A&M University’s The Marching “100” band will also be featured. This family-friendly parade includes St. Augustine’s Royal Family, the Easter Bunny, clowns, drill teams, community floats and marching bands. Come early to get your spot!
The parade begins at the Old Jail on San Marco and continues South to Avenida Menendez, turns right onto Cathedral Place, then makes another right onto Cordova Street to finish behind the Visitors Information Center. Click the following link for a printable map: Easter Sunday Parade Route.
Parking will be prohibited all day on San Marco Ave., King St., Cathedral Pl., and Avenida Menendez north of the Bridge of Lions. The Historic Downtown Parking Facility, 1 Cordova St., will be accessible until approximately 2:00pm, but may close earlier based on availability. It will reopen after the parade. Note that public parking, except for the Historic Downtown Parking Facility, is free on Sundays.
Starting at 2:00pm, the following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic: San Marco Avenue south of San Carlos Avenue; S. Castillo Dr./Avenida Menendez north of Bridge of Lions; Cathedral Pl.; Cordova St. north of King St.; Orange St.; W. Castillo Dr.; and St. George St. between King St. and Cathedral Pl. (closed all day).
For those riding bicycles to the event, click here to locate the city’s permanent bicycle parking locations.