Mondays and Fridays
Lost Ships Tour at Lighthouse - Behind the Scenes Look at the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum
Exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour includes a multi-media presentation with a Lighthouse marine archaeologist and access to areas of the Light Station that are off-limits for general admission visitors. See recovered artifacts that are undergoing cleaning and stabilization by conservators. Tour includes access to the museum exhibits in the Keeper’s House and the Lighthouse. Tickets are $24 and advance reservations are required. 81 Lighthouse Ave. For more information, call (904) 829-0745.
Wednesday Market at the St. Johns County Pier
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Visit the St. Johns County Pier every Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to shop for fresh produce, baked goods, jewelry, and other quality hand-made gifts and home decorating products. The St. Johns County Pier is located on A1A Beach Blvd. in St. Augustine Beach, just south of State Road 312. The market takes place every Wednesday, rain or shine.
Wednesdays and Saturdays
Musket Firing Demonstrations at Fort Matanzas
12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
On most Wednesdays and Saturdays, join us for historic weapons demonstrations at Fort Matanzas as you take the ferry to the fort and experience daily military life at the 18th century Spanish fort that guarded the southern approach to St. Augustine. From 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. re-enactors will demonstrate Spanish muskets and cannons. Admission is free. Fort Matanzas National Monument is located on A1A at the south end of Anastasia Island approximately 15 miles south of St. Augustine. Call (904) 471-0116 to reconfirm and for more information.
Every Friday and Saturday
Paranormal Investigations: Inside the Old Jail
10:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.
The Old Jail has been featured on the Sci-Fi Channel series Ghost Hunters and is listed on the Florida and National Registers of Haunted Places. Guided paranormal investigations take place every Friday and Saturday night from 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. The Jail is located at 167 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine. For more information and to make reservations, call (904) 671-5010.
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Cannon Firing Demonstrations
Come to the Castillo de San Marcos (the Fort in downtown St. Augustine) and experience a little piece of history as the cannons are fired every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday throughout the year at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. Call (904) 829-6506 for more information.
Every Third Saturday
Nocatee Farmer's Market
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
This free family-friendly event has over 80 local vendors selling everything from produce, crafts, jewelry, herbs, unique foods and more. Free face painting will be available for the little ones, along with bounce house. 245 Little River Rd., Ponte Vedra.
St. Augustine Amphitheatre
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Stop by the St. Augustine Amphitheatre every Saturday morning between 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. for the Old City Farmers' Market. Browse through a wide variety of vendors to find fresh vegetables, baked goods, fresh fish, homemade crafts and more. Every market also features live entertainment. Admission is free.