St Augustine Events To Enjoy This Weekend

Enjoy the Weekend Staying at the Agustin Close to all the St Augustine Events

One thing is for certain, the word boredom does not exist around here especially this time of year! In addition to our exciting and historical attractions and our beautiful sandy beaches, there are many St Augustine Events you can plan for while you are here.

From music to theater and art, we have it all in terms of things to do in St Augustine! Each week the Agustin puts together a schedule and our experienced staff are more than excited to guide you and give you tips on how to really enjoy your stay in St. Augustine!

 

Saturday, June 16

 

Beach Exploration at the GTM Research Reserve

Join the GTM Research Reserve for this family friendly beach walk at the Guana South Beach location from 9-11 a.m. Participants will learn about the animals that live at the beach as well as other interesting beach facts. Parking is $3 per vehicle. 1798 Ponte Vedra Blvd., Ponte Vedra Beach 904-823-4500 www.gtmnerr.org

 

Gratitude America 5K Run

This race begins at the Coastal Policy Center and takes participants through the River to Sea Preserve and along the Intracoastal, ocean and throughout the town of Marineland. The 5K Race and Exploration Walk begin at 8:30 a.m. The Half Mile Fun Run for youth ages 10 and under begins at 9:30 a.m. Food and entertainment plus an awards ceremony will be provided after the race. Registration ranges from $35-$10, which includes free admission into Marineland Dolphin Adventure. 9601 Oceanshore Blvd., Marineland 904-318-8104 www.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=5022

 

Dolphin Paddle on Salt Run

Join Anastasia Watersports and Marineland Dolphin Adventure staff as they educate guests about the local estuary and share fascinating facts about the dolphins that are born, breed and thrive in our waterway. The program is from 9-11 a.m. and will start with 30 minutes of classroom discussion followed by 90 minutes of paddling . The cost ranges from $40-$25. 850 Anastasia Park Rd., St. Augustine  904-460-9111 www.floridastateparks.org/anastasia

 

Battle of Bloody Mose

The award-winning, 278th anniversary commemoration of the 1740 Spanish victory at the Battle of Bloody Mose will occur from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Fort Mose Historic State Park. Also featured will be battle re-enactments at noon and 2 p.m. between the British and Scottish invaders and the victorious Spanish defenders along with the free black militia and Native American auxiliaries. Admission to the event is free. General admission into the museum is $2. 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine 904-823-2232 www.floridastateparks.org/fortmose

 

Vettes at The Village

Hosted by the North Florida Corvette Association, this event is an all-Corvette show at World Golf Village from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Registration is from 8-10 a.m. There will be more than 100 Corvettes on display at the show. All proceeds benefit Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Spectator admission is free. One World Golf Place, St. Augustine 904-940-4123 www.nfca.net

 

Pinkalicious: The Musical

The Apex Theatre Studio will present Pinkalicious: The Musical on Saturdays in June at the studio. Performances are at 11 a.m. each Saturday. Pinkalicious cannot stop eating pink cupcakes despite her parents warning her. After eating too many, she is diagnosed by a doctor with “pinkititis,” an illness that turns her completely pink.  Audience members are encouraged to wear their favorite pink outfit. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online or at the box office 30 minutes before the performance. 5150 Palm Valley Rd., unit 205, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-834-1351 www.apextheatrejax.com

 

Tolomato Cemetery Guided Tour

Tour the oldest extant planned cemetery in Florida with burials from the First Spanish Period, 1565-1763. Admission is free, and donations are encouraged. Tours are from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 14 Cordova St., St. Augustine 904-257-3273 www.tolomatocemetery.com

 

Encore Film from the St. Augustine Film Festival

A film from the St. Augustine Film Festival will be shown at noon. Admission is $10. Admission for all-access pass holders is free. Visit the website for additional information. 36 Granada St., St. Augustine 904-679-5736 www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com

 

World Sea Turtle Day Talk

Celebrate World Sea Turtle Day and discover the wonderful sea turtles of Anastasia State Park. You will learn about how we identify the turtle nests, hatching and the great journey they begin after leaving the beach and the dangers they encounter in our oceans. This is a fun filled, energetic program about these miraculous animals that have been on Earth for millions of years. This program will take place at the Sea Turtle Pavilion near the Island Beach Grill at Anastasia State Park from 1-2 p.m. This event is weather permitting and subject to cancellation. The event is free with regular park admission, which ranges from $8-$2. 300 Anastasia Park Rd., St. Augustine 904-461-2033 www.floridastateparks.org/anastasia

 

Apex Theatre Studio Presents Shake, Rattle and Roll: A 50’s Style Bash

Shake, Rattle and Roll will feature fabulous 50’s dinner fare from St. Augustine favorite, Chef Stephen DiMare of The Hyppo, a silent auction, ballroom dance performances by guest artists and APEX board members and faculty,and dancing for all with DJ Marlon Sulph. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the event is at 6:30 p.m. Admission ranges from $130-$40. 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-209-0367 www.pvconcerthall.com 

 

I Love The 90’s Tour at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

The St. Augustine Amphitheatre proudly announces the return of the hugely popular I Love the 90’s Tour featuring hip hop legends Salt N Pepa with Spinderella, Kid ‘n Play, Coolio, Tone Loc, Thea Austin (formerly of SNAPP!) and C&C Music Factory featuring Freedom Williams. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the performance is at 7 p.m. Admission ranges from $235-$67.50. 1340 A1A South, St. Augustine 904-209-0367 www.staugamphitheatre.com

 

80 Years of Animal Love and Care

Join Marineland Dolphin Adventure every Saturday evening in June to celebrate its 80th anniversary. The event is from 7-9:30 p.m. and features a movie, guided tours, live music, and an opportunity to meet the dolphins. Also, this evening is Gator Night where guests will have the opportunity to meet Steve Spurrier. The cost is $35 for adults and $15 for youth. 9600 Oceanshore Blvd., St. Augustine 904-471-1111 www.marineland.net

 

Sunday, June 17

 

Our Feathered Friends Hike and Marsh Walk

Fort Mose Historic State Park will host an educational Guided Bird Walk program from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Join birding expert Susan Killeen on a hike and birding exploration of our salt marsh and the Secondary Fort Site Island (established 1752). Bring your rubber boots, binoculars, cameras, water and any other pertinent items to make your travel through the estuary more enjoyable. This event is weather permitting and subject to cancellation. This program is free to the public. 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine 904-823-2232 www.floridastateparks.org/park/fort-mose

 

Father’s Day Brunch at TPC Sawgrass

Celebrate dad this Father’s Day with brunch at TPC Sawgrass from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Contact the dining room by phone to make a reservation. 110 Championship Way, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-273-3238 www.tpc.com/sawgrass

 

Family Sunday Fundays

Join Marineland Dolphin Adventure to celebrate its 80th anniversary. Every Sunday in June, Marineland is offering youth games, education programs, face painting and more from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission is free for two children with the purchase of one adult admission. 9600 Oceanshore Blvd., St. Augustine 904-471-1111 www.marineland.net

 

Father’s Day at the World Golf Hall of Fame

Celebrate Father’s Day at the World Golf Hall of Fame with complimentary admission for all dads and their immediate families. Take a swing on the Challenge Hole, a replica of the TPC Sawgrass famous 17th island green, for just $5. The Hall of Fame Museum will be open from noon-6 p.m. For more information visit the website. One World Golf Place, St. Augustine 904-940-4123 www.worldgolfhalloffame.org

 

Father’s Day Special at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe

A showing of the film The Godfather and lunch will be offered on Father’s Day at 12:30 p.m. The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. The cost for the movie and lunch is $10. 36 Granada St., St. Augustine 904-679-5736 www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com

Staying at the Agustin in the Heart of All the Action

Don’t forget that a securing a great place to stay before you arrive here in St. Augustine is a must as this time of year, accommodations won’t last! Be sure to check out the Agustin Website to secure a room of your choice along with a pick of that special package to enhance your stay.

Here at the Agustin, you are literally steps away from downtown and all the action we have in store.

See you soon!