St Augustine Florida EventsFestivals, Events, Reenactments, Concerts, Plays, Art & Craft Shows, Bed and Breakfast Tours, Holiday Parades and more.
|A variety of Lodging in St Augustine Hotels and Motels exists for the traveler or consider one of 27 historic Saint Augustine B&B Inns. A stay at a Romantic Bed and Breakfast Inn will make your visit a special occasion.|
|Saint Augustine Restaurants are varied and plentiful. You will find culinary Fine-Dining at the many St Augustine Florida Restaurants with a variety of gourmet bistros, waterfront terraces, authentic pubs, fine dining and unique, casual cafes.|
|St Augustine Attractions offer something for all ages with a variety of Sight-Seeing Attractions in Saint Augustine Florida to explore and experience. To make the most of your trip, consider Guided Tours of St Augustine for Groups or Individuals. Of course you do not want to miss playing the many challenging St Augustine Golf Courses.|
|Tourist Transportation is easy with Trams, Horse-Drawn Carriages, Buses & Taxi Transportation in St Augustine. Popular with visitors are the various Water Sports and Cruises on the St Augustine Waterways. Plus find boat ramps for fishing & boating sportsman or St Augustine Marinas and Yacht Harbors.|
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December in Saint Augustine|
First Friday ArtWalk (Every Month 2013) - Self-guided walking tour of numerous art galleries 5pm-9pm (904)829-0065 visit staugustinegalleries.com
(Dec 1) St. Augustine Christmas Parade A grand St. Augustine tradition in 56th year. Bands, floats, Santa Claus. 904-829-5681
(Dec 4) St Augustine Lighthouse LUMINARY NIGHT AT THE LIGHTHOUSE - See the lights of St. Augustine from the top of the tower! Bring the kids, enjoy holiday music, cider, and even take time out to visit Santa! Location: St. Augustine LIghthouse and Museum Hours: 6 to 9 p.m. Admission: Free 904.829.0745
(Dec 7) 33nd Annual St Augustine HOLIDAY REGATTA OF LIGHTS Boat Parade - Regale your eyes with a holiday parade of boats from 15 to 85 feet in length – sailboats, trawlers, shrimp boats and many other vessels aglitter with brilliant lighted displays ranging from patriotic to whimsical. Awards will be made for the best theme, most colorful, best in class, and best overall. Beginning at 6:00 p.m., the boats will light up Matanzas Bay between the Bridge of Lions and Castillo de San Marcos. Sponsored by the St. Augustine Yacht Club. Location: St. Augustine Bayfront Hours: 6 p.m. Admission: Free - 904-824-9725
(Dec 7-8) British Encampment Held in conjunction with the St Augustine British Nightwatch. Encampment St Francis Field. Open from 9am to dusk, showing the British Soldiers life in the field and equipment used in the 18th Century. Field demonstrations, musket firing, marching, mass troop movements, bayonet drills, changing of the guards & cannon firing. 904-829-6506
(Dec 8) St Augustine Grande Illumination Carry a candle and follow the torchlight parade from the Government House to the Plaza to hear the governor's proclamation, watch the soldiers fire their muskets in salute to the season and sing Christmas carols at the plaza. 904-460-9368
(Dec 8) St Augustine 45th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TOUR OF HOMES - Enjoy Christmas in Historic St. Augustine, the St. Augustine Garden Club’s annual tour that will showcase homes around Maria Sanchez Lake, the bay and South St George Street. These beautiful homes were constructed in 1890, 1905, 1920s and more recent years. All decorations and floral arrangements throughout the tour will be composed of natural materials designed and hand crafted by members of The Garden Club of St. Augustine. In addition, your ticket includes a delightful tea at Trinity Episcopal Church which has plenty of parking. Visit our Christmas store where quality-crafted items made by Garden Club members will be available for purchase. The Old Town Trolleys will transport visitors from the St. Augustine parking garage to the home sites. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Admission: $20 in advance - $25 on day of tour. For info (904) 829-6004 or www.staugustinegardenclub.org.
(Dec 14-15) 20th Annual Holiday Tour of Historic Bed & Breakfast Inns Award-Winning St. Augustine Historic Inn tour where the inns and innkeepers are dressed up in holiday finery and invite guests inside for merry taste of hospitality. Sample specialty treats provided by the city's top restaurants. staugustineinns.com
(Dec 31)St Augustine Beach Blast 2013 - Fire & Ice Chili Cook-Off & New Years Eve Fireworks Show Fire and Ice will follow in the tradition of a down home Chili cook-off 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm --Chili from a variety of St. Augustine’s finest restaurants will be offered to the public through out the day and be judged by a panel of local judges with a winner emerging as the Best in St. Augustine. New Years Eve Fireworks Show to Follow Fire and Ice Chili cook-off 7:30 p m -- A beautiful fireworks display will stun visitors and help us usher in the New Year! There won’t be another place you’ll rather be than at the St. Johns County Fishing Pier & Pavilion to help us kick off another great year on St. Augustine Beach!