Explore and learn new things about the nation’s oldest city! St. Johns County residents can take advantage of some of our tours and attractions for FREE when accompanied by a full fare adult paid guest with Hometown Pass!
In its 26th year, the Vilano Bridge 5K & 10K Run starts at the Vilano Beach Community Center and Park. It winds through the Vilano Beach community, crossing over the scenic Vilano Bridge with its incredible views. The 10K continues to wind through the Florida School of the Deaf and Blind grounds.
Amphitheatre Farmers' Market
St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340C A1A South
Stop by the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Farmers’ Market from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm on Saturdays. Select from a variety of fresh food, artisan goods, flowers, and local art. And, you can also enjoy live entertainment.
Blessing of the Fleet
St. Augustine Municipal Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez
Steeped in tradition, the event’s roots go back to when St. Augustine’s harbor was filled with fleets of commercial trawlers and the hopes of those who went to sea for a bountiful shrimp season. Blessing of the Fleet is an annual Palm Sunday event, this year occurring on April 2, 2023. After the 11:00 am Palm Sunday Mass, there is a processional through the Plaza de la Constitucion. It is led by the papal leadership of the Cathedral Basilica, the Knights of Columbus, and St. Augustine’s own Royal Family.
Over the River and Through the Woods
Limelight Theater, 11 Old Mission Avenue9048251164
Nick, a single, Italian-American marketing executive from New Jersey, routinely visits his four grandparents every Sunday for family dinner since his parents retired and moved to Florida. As their only close relative, Nick’s grandparents inundate him with family tradition and lots of food. When Nick announces he is being promoted and moving to Seattle, his grandparents are devastated and quickly concoct a series of hilarious schemes to keep Nick from leaving, including introducing him to the woman of his dreams.
Florida’s Birding & Photo Fest 2023
St. Anastasia Catholic Church, 5205 A1A S
More than 110 photography and birding events. Field workshops that include photographing birds of prey, birds in flight, horses on the beach, creative processes, historic architecture, portraits, flash, macro, and classic cars in-studio. Then, there are classroom seminars that include Photoshop & Lightroom, composition, processing, printing, composition, and flash techniques for beginners to advanced photographers.
2023 St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out
Various Locations in St. Augustine
Celebrate St. Augustine’s Old-World charm, its architecture and coastal beauty, through painting en plein air (outdoors). Be inspired! Observes can watch artists as they paint at various locations in and around St. Augustine. And/or visit the St. Augustine Art Association Gallery to view/purchase works in progress and finished paintings.