STA Weekend Calendar Highlights - First Weekend in September

Check-out our calendar highlights to plan your weekend! For a full list of upcoming St. Augustine festivals, classes, entertainment and happenings check-out our STA Calendar page.


Sing Out Loud Festival

August 6 to August 29, 2019

St. Augustine Amphitheatre

1340 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL 32080

The Sing Out Loud Festival is an annual celebration of music featuring FREE concerts by local, regional and national acts!

The 2019 event will run from September 6th through September 29th and feature more than 330 acts and venues throughout town including The Amp and Colonial Oak Music Park. Follow them to keep up to date on this year's lineup, participating venues and more.

Proudly presented by the St. Augustine Distillery.

First Friday Artwalk

September 6, 2019 at 5 to 9 p.m.

St. Augustine

On the first Friday of every month, St. Augustine’s art galleries welcome visitors to browse the latest art exhibits and enjoy refreshments and live entertainment at more than 25 participating galleries.

Many of the Galleries introduce their featured artist for the month and they are often on hand to answer questions about their work. Artwalk takes place throughout St. Augustine's historic downtown area, uptown and - even over the Bridge of Lions onto Anastasia Island and the beach.

Be sure to stop by and visit STA Marketplace favorites including, P.a.St.A Gallery featuring Martin Story Designs, High Tide Gallery Art and Gifts as well as W.B. Tatter Studio Gallery.

Call (832) 779-2781 for more information. The First Friday Artwalk is sponsored by The Art Galleries of Saint Augustine, a non-profit artistic association of the diverse and eclectic art galleries in the area.

St. Augustine Farmers Market

September 6, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

St. Augustine Amphitheatre

1340 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL 32080

Shop local produce, find locally made and handcrafted products and gifts, and sample St. Augustine’s cuisine at the Saturday Farmers Market. Be sure to visit STA Marketplace’s favorites including Arepa Life, Funky Seedz, Me-o-Mya, Mya and Crash, Art by RJ Higgins, The Honey Truck Company and CBD Supply House.

Guided Exploration Hike

September 7, 2019 at 9 to 11 a.m.

GTM Research Reserve Trailhead Pavilion - West of Guana Dam

500 Guana River Road, St. Augustine, FL 32082

During a guided hike on the first Saturday of every month at GTM Research Reserve, visitors can learn about the cultural history of the Guana Peninsula, as well as the natural biodiversity of the reserve. Hear about the peninsula’s 5,000 years of human history, including how native peoples used estuarine resources, what European plantation life was like, and current efforts to learn about and save these resources. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable closed-toe shoes. The event is free, but there is a $3 per vehicle parking fee.

Reserve a spot. For more information, call 904-823-4500.

Pineapple Palette Knife Painting Class

September 7, 2019 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hobby Lobby

200 Florida 312, St. Augustine, FL, 32086

Join Darla Donley Art for a palette knife painting class at St. Augustine’s Hobby Lobby. Beginners are welcome. Painting with knives is a bit more abstract but adds a lot of texture to the painting.

Space Heaters Live

September 8, 2019, 3 to 7 p.m.

White Lion Bar and Grill

3604, 20 Cuna St, St. Augustine, FL 32084

The Space Heaters are serving up tasty jams in the form of blues, funk, rock and soul at White Lion from 3 to 7 p.m. every Sunday.