Arrive early and spend the day in St. Augustine.
Spend the day enjoying local attractions, restaurants, and many other things to do. You can stroll along St. George Street browsing the shops, grab a cold treat, or enjoy a slice of crisp watermelon along the seawall.
The 4th of July concert is from 6 pm to 8 pm
4th of July festivities in St. Augustine ‘officially’ begin at 6 pm with patriotic big band music under the Gazebo in the Plaza de la Constitución. Performed by the All Star Orchestra, the concert is free to attend and lasts approximately two hours, ending around 8 pm.
Afterward, walk the short distance to the Bayfront for a prime viewing spot for Fireworks Over the Matanzas starting at 9:30pm. The best and most popular areas for viewing are the grounds surrounding the Castillo de San Marcos, the sidewalk along Bayfront, or the Bridge of Lions. Note: Another popular viewing spot is at Vilano Beach.