Bring on St Augustine Race Week and the Rhythm and Ribs Fest

Agustin’s List of things to do in St Augustine this Week

As promised we always bring you the top events in the nation’s oldest city! This week you will find many things to do in St Augustine that’s for sure! . Staying with us at the Agustin Inn will put you in walking distance of the most popular attractions and the events and all the favorite things to do in St Augustine!

Thursday – Sunday, April 5-8

St. Augustine Race Week

This event features four great days of multiple sailing events with racing formats for everyone, including ocean racing, bayfront racing and a youth regatta. This is a citywide sailing celebration with spectator-friendly races on the bayfront and free entertainment. Visit the website for the race and event schedule. This event is sponsored by the First Coast Sailing Association and raises funds to send underprivileged children to local sailing camps.

First Friday Art Walk

From 5-9 p.m. on the first Friday of every month, the Art Galleries of St. Augustine features new exhibits, refreshments and live music at more than 20 galleries. The event is held rain or shine inside the member galleries and is a free, self-guided walking tour. Tour maps are available at participating galleries or on the website. Free Art Walk Trolleys and Trains are provided by St. Augustine Sightseeing Trains and Old Town Trolleys all months except December and January. 832-779-2781 

Hank Williams Jr. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

The St. Augustine Amphitheatre proudly welcomes Country music Entertainer of the Year, Grammy award winner and Country music Hall of Famer Hank Williams Jr. to the stage. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the show is at 7:30 p.m. Admission ranges from $129-$44. 1340 A1A South, St. Augustine 904-209-0367


First Friday Art Walk Recital

The University of North Florida’s Choral Department ensemble comprised of refugees from various countries, including Burma, Congo and Eritrea, who have resettled in the Jacksonville area and will perform alongside the UNF Chorale as well as The Osprey TREBLE. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. There will be a free-will offering. 38 Cathedral Place, St. Augustine 904-824-2806


St Augustine Rhythm and Ribs Festival

Non-stop music and award-winning barbecue all weekend is featured at St. Augustine’s Francis Field during the annual Rhythm and Ribs Festival. Friday and Saturday nights offer nationally recognized musical entertainment. Festival hours are Friday 5-10 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. General admission is $10 on Friday and Saturday and $5 on Sunday, and youth ages 15 and under are free. 25 W. Castillo Dr., St. Augustine 904-531-4696 

Sunday, April 8

Art & Architecture Walking Tour

The St. Augustine Art Association offers Art and Architecture Walking Tour that focuses on the iconic art, architecture and history of the St. Augustine community. In this 90-minute tour, the art historian guide will point out paintings and examples of Spanish, Colonial and Victorian architecture, monuments, murals, public sculptures and stained glass. The tour starts at the St. Augustine Art Association at 10:30 a.m. Admission is $20. Reserve your space by phone by Friday at 3 p.m. 22 Marine St., St. Augustine 904-824-2310

Reserve Your Stay at the Agustin Inn

Here at the Agustin Inn in beautiful St Augustine, Florida we know how to show our guests true Southern Hospitality! We strive to make your stay memorable by providing you the best concierge when it come to suggesting the best things to do in St Augustine. We like to map out an itinerary on the town and of course make your stay relaxing here at the inn. Be sure to give us a call prior to your stay and let us offer suggestions on amenities that may be perfect for your occasion or simply give the the heads up on the top events happening during your time of stay! We look forward to seeing you soon!