Old Town Trolley Tours of St. Augustine is your one-stop vacation planning resource. Our event calendar is filled with a wide variety of things to do in St. Augustine, including the St. Augustine Christmas Parade and St. Augustine Arts and Crafts Festival. Perfect for visitors and locals alike, check back regularly for in-town happenings and special events!
LOCALS RIDE FREE*
*Locals ride FREE in September (exceptions: Friday, September 13 & Saturday, September 14)! St. Johns County residents enjoy free admission to Old Town Trolley Tours of St. Augustine, The St. Augustine History Museum, and the Authentic Old Jail for the entire month.**
To take advantage of this offer, signup for your hometown pass.
**Certain restrictions apply. Valid with a resident local ID: Local driver's license or voter's registration. Sorry, we cannot accept utility bills, rental contracts, etc.
Lincolnville’s Farmer Market
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Historic Lincolnville's Eddie Vicker's Park is home to our new, downtown Sunday Farmers' Market offering fresh and organic produce, fine prepared foods, foot-stomping live music, one-of-a-kind handmade arts and crafts, plus a variety of special events. PLUS: picnic areas and a playground! It's a fun-filled weekly destination for friends, neighbors and visitors to mingle, while enjoying a premiere and healthful shopping experience in St. Augustine's most up-and-coming neighborhood.
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Stop by the St. Augustine Amphitheater 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.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
Wooden Boatbuilding Demonstrations
St. Augustine Lighthouse
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Traditional wooden boatbuilding techniques are demonstrated at The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum by the LAMP Boatworks volunteers. The Boatworks are open 9:00 a.m. - noon every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Participation is free with admission to St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum, located at 81 Lighthouse Ave., St. Augustine. Admission is $9.75 adults and $7.75 for seniors and children under 12. For more information, call 904-829-0745.
Wednesday Farmer's 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
1:30 - 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
Historic Weapons Demonstrations
Castillo de San Marcos
National Parks Service personnel demonstrate the weapons and relate the experiences of the Colonial Spanish soldier stationed in St. Augustine in the 1740s. Demonstration times are 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. throughout the year. Firing times are subject to change depending on weather conditions and staff availability. The Castillo de San Marcos, the oldest masonry fortification in the U.S., was built by the Spanish in 1672 to help protect their empire in the New World. Admission is $7 for adults. Children 15 and under are free. The Castillo is open 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. daily.