St. Augustine's Happenings

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St. Augustine's Happenings

There are many events taking place in St. Augustine and the surrounding area throughout the year. Below are just a few events that we would like to highlight for you.

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

Free Park & Ride Shuttle Service Information

Saturdays Only

April 1, 2017    -- 11:00am-11:00pm
April 8, 2017   -- 11:00am-11:00pm
April 15, 2017 -- 11:00am-11:00pm

The shuttles will operate approximately every 20 minutes from:
1)  St. Johns County Health and Human Services Building at 200 San Sebastian Way
2)  San Marco Lot at 301 San Marco Avenue
to:   St. Augustine/St. Johns County Visitor Information Center at 10 S. Castillo Drive (near Francis Field)

Click on the Button below for a printable map.
Park & Ride Shuttle Service Map - Spring 2017


April Events

March 31-April 2, 2017 - 22nd Annual Rhythm & Ribs
Do you enjoy award winning Bar-B-Que from 7 regional and national BBQ Champions  as well as live music and arts & crafts?!  Then this is where you want to be!

April 1-2, 2017 - Annual Flower & Garden Expo
Always a hugely popular event, you'll find everything needed to enhance your gardens and yard.  The Garden Club also will be presenting their annual Flower & Horticulture show and there will also be a beautiful quilt show sponsored by the Piece Makers Guild.

April 9, 2017 - Blessing of the Fleet -- 12:00pm-2:00pm
Don't miss this traditional event that began as a custom centuries ago to bless and protect fishing vessels and their crew and to insure their safe return to port.  Gaily decorated shrimp boats, private yachts, and small pleasure crafts participate in receiving a blessing from either the Bishop or pastor of the Cathedral Of St. Augustine with the recitation of the Ancient Prayer of the Sea.

April 16, 2017 - Annual St. Augustine Easter Parade -- 3:00pm-5:00pm
Always a popular annual event featuring St. Augustine’s Royal Family, the Easter Bunny, clowns, drill teams, community floats and marching bands.  Don't miss this years' Grand Marshals...two locals from the NFL -- Cairo Santos, place kicker for the Kansas City Chiefs, and Caleb Sturgis, place kicker for the Philadelphia Eagles!

April 22, 2017 - The Taste of St. Augustine -- 11:00am-5:00pm
Come with an appetite to this annual outdoor food festival!  Sample local cuisine from casual to the upscale when a mix of St. Augustine restuarants compete for prestigious TOStA awards.  Live music from two local bands and kids' activities also!