Read About St. Augustine, Florida. Visit the Nation’s Oldest City

St. Augustine, the nation's oldest city, also holds the distinction of being one of the nation's most charming. Whether you're a longtime resident or visiting the area for the first time, we've gathered all the resources you need to find where to stay, what to do and other community information about our unique little village.

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Sing Out Loud Festival

2019-10-18T15:12:14-05:00June 21st, 2019|Art, Culture & Music, Culture & Music, Family Friendly, Night Life, Special Events, St. Augustine Festivals, The Community, Things to Do|

About the Sing Out Loud FestivalTypically takes place in September, 2020 dates TBA.Date: September 6-29, 2019Time: Various times.Location: Various locations.Website: www.singoutloudfestival.comThe Sing Out Loud Festival is a popular music festival in St. Augustine. It features two dozen bands or solo artists who perform concerts at multiple venues. The festival lasts three weeks and performances are [...]

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St. Augustine Music Festival

2019-10-31T16:55:46-05:00May 21st, 2019|Art, Culture & Music, Culture & Music, Family Friendly, St. Augustine Festivals, Things to Do|

About the St. Augustine Music Festival Date: June 18-20, & 25-27, 2020 Time: Times vary. Location: St. Augustine Cathedral Basilica Website: St. Augustine Music Festival Photography by Tim Savage The St. Augustine Music Festival was founded in 2007 by Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra members Jorge A. Peña and Jin Kim-Peña. It aims to [...]

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Rainy Day Fun in St. Augustine

2019-09-24T11:24:11-05:00August 30th, 2018|About OldCity, Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Shopping, The Community, What to Do|

When visitors travel to St. Augustine, they plan for beach days and touring the beautiful downtown. What happens when mother nature has other plans? Here are some suggestions for things to do when the weather in the Old City isn’t cooperating. Museums: TAG Museum Just what St. Augustine was missing, a fun, interactive, place for [...]

A Guide to St Augustine Tours

2018-08-02T12:14:02-05:00May 10th, 2018|Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, Culture & Music, Family Friendly, Food, History & Heritage, Night Life, Pet Friendly, Sports & Recreation, Things to Do|

Are you looking for things to do in St. Augustine or wondering how you should explore the area? Nature lovers: take to our waterways and dive into St. Augustine's diverse ecosystems. Romantics: check out the City's offbeat romantic St Augustine tours to impress your sweetheart! Ghost enthusiasts: I bet you've watched the episode on TAPS/Ghost Hunters that featured our [...]

Major Festivals and Events in St. Augustine

2019-01-24T16:22:31-05:00August 11th, 2017|Art, Culture & Music, City Blog, Community, Special Events|

Updated on September 13, 2018. Fall is right around the corner, and the fall and winter seasons always bring about some of our favorite festivals and events in St. Augustine! Here in The Ancient City, we pride ourselves on providing fantastic experiences for anyone and everyone who visits and lives in the city. Whether you [...]

10 Reasons to Visit St. Augustine for Spring Break

2017-01-24T16:10:35-05:00January 24th, 2017|Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Culture & Music, Food, History & Heritage, Night Life, Shopping, Sports & Recreation|

10 Reasons to Visit St. Augustine for Spring Break The holidays are over, and Spring Break is quickly approaching. Soon, school will take a temporary pause, and it will be time to rest, regroup, and reconnect with friends and family before you go full speed until the summer. Spring Break in Florida seems to be [...]

Collaborative District: Bringing New Energy to The Ancient City

2016-12-09T12:25:49-05:00December 9th, 2016|Art, Culture & Music, City Blog, Community, Culture & Music, Shopping, Special Events, The Community|

Collaborative District: Bringing New Energy to The Ancient City Tucked away in a cluster of warehouses off of Riberia Street sits one of the newest creative endeavors in St. Augustine. Collaborative District, opened last month by locals Nick and Christie Carrera, aims to be a hot spot for all things imagination in The Ancient City. [...]

Family Fun in St. Augustine

2016-09-30T11:38:25-05:00September 23rd, 2016|Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Community, Culture & Music, History & Heritage, Special Events, The Community|

Family Fun in St. Augustine St. Augustine is known for its rich history, beautiful scenery, and cultural diversity. But it is also a destination for activities families can enjoy together. In search of something fun to do with the children? We’ve compiled a list of upcoming events with children in mind along with a list [...]

Fall Season Brings Festivals to St. Augustine

2016-09-30T11:41:14-05:00September 9th, 2016|Art, Art, Culture & Music, Attractions & Sightseeing, City Blog, Community, Culture & Music, Food, History & Heritage, Shopping, Special Events|

Fall Season Brings Festivals As fall weather and holidays approach, so does festival season. What better way to get into the festive spirit than by walking around sampling fine food and wine, admiring art, or taking a cozy carriage ride through the Nation's Oldest City. With quite a few festivals coming up, we've put a [...]