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St. Augustine Festivals2019-06-04T15:44:13-04:00

St. Augustine’s Festivals

St. Augustine festivals feature live music, fresh food, hand-crafted art, and family-friendly entertainment.

St. Augustine hosts a unique lineup of festivals year-round.

Each year, St. Augustine festivals beckon locals and visitors to the Nation’s Oldest City for a day or weekend of family-friendly fun. Festivals in St. Augustine often feature live music, fresh food, hand-crafted art, and special kid-zones that are perfect for families. While many festivals take place during the Spring, you’ll find the city host’s a unique lineup of festivals year-round.

Food Festivals

From award-winning barbecue to the Seafood Festival to the Food & Wine Festival, St. Augustine festivals offer attendees an array of delicious events. Each October, the Greek Festival satisfies both locals and visitors with a combination of authentic entrees and desserts. In fact, foodies will rejoice at the fact that food is the focal point of many festivals in St. Augustine. Those who have never tasted St. Augustine’s famed datil pepper, are in for a spicy treat during the Datil Pepper Festival where locals compete in the Datil Cook-Off.

Music Festivals

Additionally, music festivals are another common theme among major festivals in St. Augustine. Music lovers can look forward to a large assemblage of eclectic musical talent in the Nation’s Oldest City. Take a musical tour of Historic Lincolnville while bands play on the porches of historic homes; sing out loud at St. Augustine’s largest series of free concerts, the Sing Out Loud Festival; dance, sing and be Irish at the Celtic Festival, the largest festival in St. Augustine

Reliably sunny weather, beautiful backdrops, and a family-friendly environment make our city an idyllic setting to enjoy a festival in the Sunshine State. After a day at a festival in St. Augustine, continue the fun with dozens of things to do, miles of pristine beaches, and centuries of history.

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Photography by Tim Savage
Date: June 20-22 & 27-29, 2019
Location: St. Augustine Cathedral Basilica, 38 Cathedral Pl, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Three people on a stage playing instruments and singing while a crowd of people sit, stand around and watch.

Sing Out Loud Festival

Date: September 6-29, 2019
Location: Various locations throughout St. Augustine, Florida

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St. Augustine’s Food & Wine Festival

Date: October 6, 2019
Location: River House, 179 Marine Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084 United States

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St. Augustine Greek Festival

Date: October 11-13, 2019
Location: Francis Field, 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Two people serving pulled pork and macaroni and cheese to another person.

Datil Pepper Fall Festival

Date: Typically takes place in October, 2019 dates TBA.
Location: St. Johns County Agricultural Center, 3125 Agricultural Center Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32092

Two people playing the guitar and one person playing a drum on the front porch of a house.

Lincolnville Porch Fest

Date: Typically takes place in November, 2019 dates TBA.
Location: Various locations throughout Lincolnville Historic District

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St. Augustine Festival of Art

Date: November 30 – December 1, 2019
Location: Francis Field, 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084

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Saint Augustine Film Festival

Date: January 16-19, 2020
Location: Various locations throughout Historic St. Augustine, Florida

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35th Annual Cathedral Festival

Date: Typically takes place in February, 2020 dates TBA.
Location: Mission Nombre de Dios, 21 Ocean Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Two bowls of fried shrimp, one bowl with a po' boy, and a glass of beer.

40th Annual St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival

Date: March 27-29, 2020
Location: Francis Field, 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084

A man and woman standing in a garden with daisies and other bright flowers.

Flower & Garden Expo

Date: March 28-29, 2020
Location: St. Johns County Agricultural Center, 3125 Agricultural Center Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32092

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Menorcan Heritage Festival

Date: Typically takes place in March, 2020 dates TBA.
Location: Llambias House, 31 St. Francis St, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Image is outdoors, and contains a band of five people playing the drums and singing in front of a crowd of hundreds of people.

Date: Typically takes place in March, 2020 dates TBA.
Location: Francis Field, 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Family Fun Festival

Family Fun Fest

Photography by Milo Davis Photography
Date: April 25, 2019
Location: Francis Field, 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Taste of St. Augustine

Taste of St. Augustine

Date: April 26, 2020
Location: 1340C A1A South, St. Augustine, FL 32080

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Rhythm & Ribs

Date: Typically takes place in April, 2020 dates TBA.
Location: Francis Field, 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Romanza Festivale of the Arts

Date: Typically takes place in May. 2020 dates TBA
Location: Various locations throughout St. Augustine, Florida.

Unidos en la Musica

Date: Typically takes place in May. 2020 dates TBA
Location: 25 W Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084