Summer Concerts and Music Festivals in St Augustine

Enjoy The Sounds of St Augustine

Summer concerts and music festivals in St Augustine are the most-talked about events of the season! Talk about fun! Many of these are FREE events and walking distance from the inn. Others are nearby at one of St Augustine’s favorite venues – The St Augustine Amphitheatre. We won’t forget to mention the beach as well! This time of year everyone loves to gather to listen to the music by the Sea and enjoy food from many of our local restaurants at the same time!

We are happy to list all of the popular music festivals and events for each week for our guests! Be sure to also ask our knowledgeable innkeepers about things to do in St Augustine upon your arrival. Whether you arrive during the week or over the weekend, you will never run out of ways to enjoy the nation’s oldest city!

Music by the Sea Concert

This free weekly concert series at the St. Johns County Pier features a wide variety of musical genres from 7-9 p.m. Bring a beach chair or blanket along with a favorite beverage and get ready to dance. Starting at 6 p.m., dinner is offered as an option for concert goers. All dinners are priced at $10 or less. This week’s performance is by Chillula, and the food is by LaStrada. Concert goers are encouraged to car pool or ride the shuttle from St. Augustine Beach City Hall or Ron Parker Park. 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach 904-347-8007 www.freebeachconcerts.com

Concert in the Plaza

Returning for its 28th season in 2018, this popular weekly event falls into a tradition shared by many communities: enjoying a concert in the town square on a summer night. Free and open to the public, residents and visitors alike can enjoy great entertainment in a great place together every Thursday between Memorial Day and Labor Day from 7-9 p.m. Often called “the best way to spend a Thursday night in St. Augustine,” Concerts in the Plaza is produced by the City of St. Augustine’s Public Affairs Department and offers the best in local and regional musical performers. Tonight’s performance is by Rob Ellis Peck & Friends.  Corner of Cathedral Place and King St., St. Augustine 904-825-1004 www.citystaug.com/concerts

St. Augustine Music Festival

The St. Augustine Music Festival is a series of six free concerts held throughout two weekends in the historic Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine. The concerts take place Thursday to Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with a different performance each evening. This week, on Thursday Nigel Armstrong will play the violin. On Friday, the performance will be music for brass and organ. On Saturday, the performance will be about bridging the 19th and 20th centuries with works from intimate string ensembles. 38 Cathedral Place, St. Augustine 904-814-9404 www.staugustinemusicfestival.org 

Music in the Park Featuring The Conch Fritters

Anastasia State Park is hosting a concert series in partnership with Island Beach Grill. The concert will begin with an open jam session from 5-6 p.m. Guests and local musicians will be welcomed to the stage to showcase their talents. This month’s performance is by The Conch Fritters. Concerts are from 6-8 p.m. are free with paid park admission, which ranges from $8-$2. Island Beach Grill will be featuring food and drink specials during each concert. 300 Anastasia Park Rd., St. Augustine 904-460-9111 www.floridastateparks.org/anastasia

Rebelution’s Free Rein Summer Tour at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Rebelution returns to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre with the Free Rein Summer Tour featuring special guests Stephen Marley, Common Kings, Zion I and DJ Mackle. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., and the show is at 5:30 p.m. Admission is $39.50. 1340 A1A South, St. Augustine 904-209-0367 www.staugamphitheatre.com

Music in the Box

On the last Sunday of the month, enjoy live music by some of the area’s best up-and-coming bands and musicians from 6-8 p.m. on stage at the Limelight Theatre. This month’s performance is by Sarah Butler and Shayla Nelson. Admission is $5. Refreshments are available for purchase. 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine 904-825-1164 www.limelight-theatre.org

How to Choose the Right St Augustine Hotel or Not

When deciding the right place to enjoy your stay in St Augustine before you decide which St Augustine hotel to reserve, consider the location. One thing the Agustin Inn has aside from many other extras, is the right location to really enjoy all St Augustine has to offer in terms of the attractions, festivals, concert and reoccurring events.

We are just steps away from the downtown area to enjoy
Concerts in the Plaza each year as well as a short driving distance to Anastasia Island and St Augustine Beach for more concerts and fun!

Be sure to book directly from our website and browse our selection of packages to enhance any stay and celebrate any occasion. We look forward to seeing you this Summer!