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More community garage sale news …so far we have … (email me if you have your neighborhood date to add – carnicel@bellsouth.net):
10/2 King & Bear 8am-1pm
10/2 Trailmark 8am-2pm
10/9 Turnberry 8am-2pm
10/9 Royal Pines 8am-2pm

Heritage Landing’s Fall Yard Sales will be:
Sat. 11/13 – 12pm-4pm
Sun. 11/14 – 12pm-4pm


To get my weekly email updates, email me at carnicel@bellsouth.net

Try to find the NextDoor blog for our area … very helpful info from neighbors. www.nextdoor.com  

(scroll down for Calendar events and activities – by date)  

PARKING in St Augustine – the Ancient City … how you can get the best deal!  Click here to go to the City of St Augustine official website.

Parking  On street parking is available near the Plaza and is free throughout the city after 5:00pm and national holidays and Sundays, except for the Castillo de San Marcos which is enforced seven days a week. Parking is also available in the Historic Downtown Parking Facility map (HDPF), 10 S. Castillo Dr., located at the St. Augustine Visitors Information Center, a 10-minute walk along St. George St. from the Plaza. The cost for parking in the HDPF is $15 per entry or $3 with the ParkNow app.  And the meters are just .50 vs $2.50! There is a brochure at this ParkNow site with more details.   Always check the websites – policies and fees are subject to changes.    Parking tips, click here.

ParkStAug  For St. Johns County residents, the ParkStAug app will honor a resident discount automatically, once you register online at ParkStAug. You will be asked to provide proof of residency, and within 14 business days (or less), the resident discount will be applied to your account when you log in to the app and use it to pay to park.

IMAX at WGV: OPEN  –  Click here for show times, and future shows!  Film schedule is subject to change.    Click here for more pricing info:  Adults $14, Seniors/Students/Military $13, and Children 3-12 $11. Visit the website for show times. One World Golf Place, St. Augustine. 904-940-4123  www.worldgolfimax.com  All shows and times subject to change … call or check website before going.   Movie Club Members get free admission to all documentaries.  Click here to see all the benefits of being a movie club member!  (I highly recommend this!! CC)  Enjoy the privileges of membership including 50% off Hollywood movie admissions, unlimited documentaries, priority seating and special members-only events!  All are subject to change … always go to the website for latest pricing, shows, etc. Click here for updates – this will have the most up-to-date information on hours, COVID policies, etc. Starting 9/13 – 10/7, the theater will be open Thursdays – Sundays only from noon to 7:00.

WGV IMAX:   The WGV IMAX is now open   Currently, the theater will be open Thursdays – Sundays only from noon to 7:00.   Starting 10/6 open 7 days a week!

NOW PLAYING … Ghost in the Shell (1995 Re-Release) last show times 9/23 12:30pm & 4:30pm; Dear Evan Hansen starts 7pm on 9/23 … Our featured documentary this week is Galapagos 3D, premiering this Friday, September 24 at 1:00 p.m.
Movies WGV IMAX:   Coming soon:  Venom: Let There Be Carnage (9/30 7pm); No Time to Die; and Dune.    See the documentaries listed on the website.  A Beautiful Planet is one of the wonderful choices / New – trailer!

CaddyShack  OPEN dine in/take out … following all guidelines for your safety and safety of their employees.  If you are in the Rosemont (Chicago) area … you can also get your CaddyShack fix there!   Golfers … if you are into some fun with your golf attire, Bill Murray’s golf apparel line is available click here to go to the William Murray Golf website.   

K9s For Warriors organization – This is the website … https://www.k9sforwarriors.org/

Beach access in St Johns County – if you plan to head to the beach, here is a link from the St Johns County Government website … click here.    This site has great info, including maps, for the beaches in St Johns County.  There is also a Reach the Beach Mobile App or website link, interactive map or PDF map of the beach access points and beach access updates.

Sea Love Fishing Charters … have some family fun, fishing and a great boat ride … here is their website:  https://sealovefishing.com/

More news from Florida’s Historic Coast … click here to see the 42 Free & Budget-Friendly Things To Do In St Augustine.   This website will not only provide the list but a brief description of each.  This is a great bucket list for locals and tourist visiting the Ancient City!

St Johns County Libraries Extend Hours and Open Meeting Rooms to the Public   For more information on the extended hours, or to find the meeting room policy and application packet, please visit www.sjcpls.org.    And click here to see all the special events at the St Johns County Public Library System … and there are lots!

World Golf Hall of Fame Induction – Class of 2022 click here.    

PGA Tour  Learn more and contact on website – https://www.worldgolfvillage.com/pga-tour-academy/  

The First Tee ... WGV … what’s happening … click here.

Emma Concerts EMMA CONCERTS … With a brighter 2021 on the horizon, EMMA Concert Association is excited to announce their 43rd Concert Season! An updated website and ticket info is forthcoming. Proposed 2021-2022 schedule:
– Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra on October 2, 2021
– Holiday POPS with Gainesville Symphony Orchestra on Dec. 15, 2021
– Philharmonix (The Vienna Berlin Music Club) on January 30, 2022
– Vienna Boys’ Choir on February 5, 2022
– Russian National Orchestra on February 12, 2022
– Siberian Virtuosi on March 19, 2022

Concerts in the Plaza 2021 schedule (Thursdays) – click here

Music by the Sea 2021 schedule (Wednesdays) – click here.

Colonial Oak Music Park … click here …  off St George Street – country shows, comedy shows, all kinds of music and events … there’s something for everyone.

Jax Business Connections – bringing wonderful fun events to the WGV … click here to see them all.  Note:  Many are being cancelled as we get closer to the dates … so be aware.  Lots of fun events

Lightner Museum  – click here for visitor times and special events at the beautiful Lightner Museum.  Cafe Alcazar – a must for lunch in the Lightner.  Lightner Museum  “Lightner After Hours”  For more information on Lightner After Hours, visit www.lightnermuseum.org.   Free on Sundays for St Johns County Residents.   Lightner Museum – $25 annual membership pass for St Johns County – the Membership page shows all levels, click here.

St Augustine Art Association … Now thru 8/28 St Augustine Art Association – Soak Up The Summer Art Sale

St. Augustine Amphitheatrewebsite   Now being branded as The AMP.    Farmers MarketEvery Saturday From 8:30am – 12:30pm!   Free and Open to the Public! And …    The Night Market is currently postponed.  

St Augustine Aquarium … Located at 2045 State Rd 16, zip 32084.  Phone: 904-429-9777   Click here.

City of St Augustine Beach Events … click here. 

Epic Theatres of St Augustine  — What’s playing at the Epic Drive-in in St Augustine? Click here to find out what’s playing, dates and showtimes!

First Coast Opera schedule … click here.

Limelight Theatre — click here for events   … check their schedule for more events … Box office: 825-1164            9/3 – 10/3  Based on the 2007 Oscar-winning film, Once is the achingly beautiful tale of unexpected love between Guy, an Irish musician, and Girl, a Czech immigrant. The uplifting score, featuring the Academy Award-winning single “Falling Slowly,” is performed entirely on stage, with the actors doubling as orchestra musicians.  Tickets are $17 for the Preview Night showing on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, and the Terrific Tuesday showing on Sept. 7, 2021. Visit here to purchase tickets online.

Pirate & Treasure MuseumClick here for the museum website.

St Johns County School has posted their Winter/Spring Session — give the gift of lifelong learning … click here to see their schedule. 

St Johns County Parks & Recreationsigh up here to get on their newsletter.

Ponte Vedra Concert Hall:   check here for concert events http://www.pvconcerthall.com/ Click here to see what’s happening at the

First Coast Cultural Center (was known as The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach) exhibits, contests, events and more.  Virtual Art & Music Classes and more!  … adult and children. Click here then select the program you may be interested in to see the details.

World Golf Hall of Fame:  General info — Click here     NOW OPEN 

St Johns County Golf Course – at 207 off I-95 – click here to see rates, events, about the club in general.

Classic Car Museum of St. Augustine – 3rd Saturday of the Month – 5-7pm  Enjoy classic cars, music and door prizes each month at the St. Augustine Classic Car Cruise-in.

Pop Up Market at Vilano Beach The third Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

YMCA at Murabella website https://fcymca.org/

Download the “Reach the Beach” app  For more information on the “Reach the Beach” mobile app, please visit www.sjcfl.us/Beaches, call 904.209.0331, and download the app here.

Florida Agricultural Museum – Palm Coast   http://www.oldfloridamuseum.com/  386-446-7630  Admission, exhibits, wedding events  Farm N Flea on Thursdays 8am to noon

Want St Johns County Park info, i.e., beach pavilions, youth programs, workshops, adult activities, beach passes, etc. click here.

FSJC / Artist Series … lots of great events coming up … click here. … check it out … lots of great shows!

Alhambra Dinner Theater – Jacksonville – this is great fun … food … entertainment! Their impersonator shows are also so good – “After Dark” shows Keep checking their website for what’s news.  Be sure to click on the After Dark schedule also – lots of “tribute” groups, impersonators (three were scheduled, all three are sold out! sign up quickly  when you see it) 


The Corazon Cinema and Cafe   Click here for Showtimes, movie prices, menus, schedule and more.  Located at 36 Granada Street, in historic downtown St. Augustine  904-679-5736   Virtual Movies right now.

Coconut Barrelclick here for details, events, dates and times.  Artisan vendors, certain dates for farmers market and other special fun events and dates.  Regular hours:  904.484.8729  Tues – Sat 10am – 6pm; Sun 12pm – 5pm; CLOSED MONDAY  3175 US Hwy 1 S. St. Augustine, FL 32086 … Farmers Market every Thursday 5-8pm

Cinemark Durbin Park and XD – opens 2/13  click here for general movie info  

Snake help Brian Garofalo – he lives in St Johns Forest 904 834 1084 text or call and he will be out the door withinn 5 min and on his way to help both you and the snake to protect wildlife and help his neighbors.  Popular on NextDoor helping neighbors, he said I could post his contact info.  There are others also noted on NextDoor.

St. Johns County Beaches  Visit the Reach the Beach Mobile App or click here for current beach access updates and beach driving conditions.

Alligator Farm  Website – click here.

Gamble Rogers 2021 coming soon Concert Series –   www.gamblereogersfest.org 

St. Augustine Wild Reserve –  www.staugustinewildreserve.org

Womans Exchange … website:  https://penapeckhouse.com/

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Dates and Events are always subject to change without notice.   NOTE:  many cancellations due to the concern over the coronavirus — call before going 

Now – 9/24 St Augustine Camera Club exhibit 1-4pm

Tuesday through Sunday, Sept. 3–24, 2021 | 1-4 p.m. at St. Augustine Art Association
Members of the St. Augustine Camera Club will showcase their work at the St. Augustine Art Association through September.

Now – 9/24 Walk In Peace exhibit 1-4pm

One of artist Don Trousdell’s final exhibits, “Walk in Peace,” will be on display at the St. Augustine Association in September to commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11. Click here to read more about it.

Now – 10/2 Women Who Made A Difference Exhibit – Lincolnville Museum & Cultural Center

This exhibit highlights local black women who overcame great obstacles through courage and determination. Featuring local St. Augustinians: Katherine Twine, Mildred Parsons Mason Larkins, Debbie McDade, Janie Young and Barbara Vickers; these women served as teachers, nurses, entertainers, business leaders and community activists. The exhibit includes biographical sketches, personal interviews and shared stories from those whose lives they touched, photographs and other memorabilia from their journeys. The exhibit is open Tuesday – Saturday from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, 17 and under are $5. For more information, visit www.lincolnvillemuseum.org. Lincolnville Museum & Cultural Center, 102 M.L. King Ave., St. Augustine

Now – 1/3/2022 From River to Ocean: The 200th Anniversary Photography Exhibition

The 200th Anniversary Photography Exhibition titled “From River to Ocean” will be on display Monday- Friday, July 20, 2021 through January 3, 2022. Local photographers submitted photography depicting five districts throughout St. Johns County and photos were chosen by a panel to be part of this exhibit. A total of 24 photographers were chosen, with 44 photographs on view in this display. Admission is free. (Location: St Johns County Administration Building)

9/24 Open House – Ritz Theatre and Museum’s 22nd Anniversary

Join us Friday, September 24, 2021 at 6:30 pm for an open house to celebrate the Ritz Theatre and Museum’s 22nd Anniversary! Enjoy live music, drinks, and a showcase of all the new amenities around the building. Reserve your ticket today! Click here for tickets. The code is WELCOME


9/24     Renaissance WGV – Friday Night Live 

The music is from 7-9pm:     Free Music in the Lounge area   Join your neighbors!

September line up for Friday Night Live at the Renaissance Resort WGV …
9/24 Selwyn Toby Caribbean sound and more! (we heard him first time 9/3 and was very good)







9/25 & 10/16 Classic Car Museum of St. Augustine – Events Calendar click here

9/25 Cars & Coffee — 4th Saturday of the Month  Next 9/25   Cars and Coffee Event will be held every 4th Saturday of each Month with exception of December. This event is FREE to the Public. Come enjoy the morning looking at over 150 beautiful classic vehicles, and enjoying FREE Coffee and Doughnuts. This Outdoor event is sponsored by Bozard Lincoln of St Augustine. Event starts at 8 am – and ends 10 am. Classic Car Museum of St Augustine will be open from 8 am – 10 am for Cars and Coffee. The Admission price is half price per person between the hours of 8 am – 10 am. We stamp your hand so you can come in and out until 10 am.

10/16 Cruise In – St Augustine Cruisers – 3rd Saturday of the Month  Next scheduled Cruise In is October 16, 2021. Cruise In’s will be held the 3rd Saturday of each month 5pm-7pm. Event is Free to the Public.

Enjoy classic cars, music and door prizes each month at the St. Augustine Classic Car Cruise-in.  South from downtown on U.S. 1.   4730 Dixie Highway, St Augustine, FL, 32086   Click here for their website.  Museum is $12; children 12 and under free.  (These two special events will not be available in December)

9/27 PALENCIA & FRIENDS Tournament – Scramble – Benefit for The First Tee

Benefiting First Tee – North Florida
Time: 9:30am shotgun start at The Palencia Club
Format: Scramble
Event: Awards, food, drinks and an auction will follow play
Hosted by: The Palencia Club
Click here … for for details on sponsorships and to sign up to play.

9/29  Wednesday Pier Farmers Market  8am-12 noon

Our market has re-opened, our vendors are so excited to be back to see you all! … at the St. Johns County Ocean and Fishing Pier parking lot, 350 A1A Beach Blvd., has resumed modified operations from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesdays. for their website.
Click here

10/1 & 10/2 OLGC Boutique – 9am-3pm

The OLGC Boutique is open the first Friday and Saturday of the month.  Come on out and see what’s new.  House decor, ladies wear, jewelry, and more.    (If you have donations you can bring them that day to drop off as well)  Contact number – Monica – is 505-453-7274 for donations.   (Pacetti Road – follow the signs, 4 miles past K&B)

10/1, 11/5, 12/3   First Friday Artwalk – First Friday of the month 

Browse the wide variety of creative artwork exhibited at St. Augustine’s fine art galleries at this festive monthly event.  Click here to read more about the galleries.  Click here for the Art Galleries of St Augustine brochure … includes info about free parking and free shuttles for the First Friday Art Walk 6-9pm. Meter parking free after 5pm.

10/2  King & Bear Community Garage Sale 8am-1pm (there will be food trucks!)

The King and Bear will hold their community Fall garage sale Saturday, Oct 2nd from 8am to 1pm. And there will be food trucks!

10/2  Trailmark Community Garage Sale 8am-2pm

Mark your calendars … community garage sales are starting!

10/2, 11/6, 12/4   Beachwalk Farmers Market – Your Farmers Market – 10am-2pm (CR210, East of I95)

This is a wonderful way to start each first Saturday of the month. The market is full of fantastic vendors bringing to the table real treats! Some you eat like Pierogis, artisan breads and pastries, fresh produce, local seafood, empanadas, dips, kettle corn, nuts, local honey, Italian ice, food trucks and more. Then there is the talented artists, seamstress, jewelers, metal art, solar lights, and much more. Please join us for a fun filled start to the day as we can’t wait to see you.  Grab the family & pups for a wonderful time.


10/2   EMMA Concert: First Show of the 43rd Season -Peacherline Ragtime Sensation

rts in EMMA’s 43rd Season include Peacherine Ragtime on October 2, 2021; Holiday Pops by The Gainesville Orchestra on December 15, 2021; the world-renowned Vienna Boys Choir on February 5, 2022; the Russian National Orchestra on February 12, 2022; and Siberian Virtuosi on March 19, 2022. Tickets to all performances are available at: emmaconcerts.com or 904-797-2800  Location:  Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College, 14 Granada St, St. Augustine, FL 32084

10/7 Dinner in the Garden: Celebrating Spanish Heritage – Hosted by the Woman’s Exchange 6-9pm

Dinner in the Garden is BACK! We are thrilled to invite you to join us for our fall kick-off Dinner in the Garden at the Peña-Peck House (143 St. George St). Celebrated chefs Sebastian Sikora & Manny Santana are designing an extensive menu of tapas-style plates & Spanish wines celebrating Spanish Heritage Month in St. Augustine. Each dish will feature the best in locally sourced ingredients, chef creativity and Spanish tradition. A delicious multicourse gourmet menu is being creatively conceived and sourced. Stay tuned! Click here to purchase tickets ($100 each). Shop at our gift shop … click here for more info. (l have purchased some unique gifts here, folks love them!)

10/8 – 10/9   Greek Festival – Will Be A TO GO feast again this year

The Greek Festival this Fall must once again shift the October festival to a TO Go format featuring online ordering and drive-thru pick up. We plan to return to our regular annual celebration in October 2022. In the meantime, click below to place your order and please join us on October 8th and 9th as we Feast on Greece during Greek Fest TO GO! While we were very much looking forward to a full-fledged annual festival at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church of St. Augustine this fall, your safety remains our top priority.  Click here for all the details, menu, etc.

• Place your order online for your favorite Greek dishes and desserts – available by the plate or by the whole pan.

• Schedule to pick up your order on Friday, October 8th between 3 and 7 p.m. on or Saturday, October 9th between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.

• Head to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church located at 2940 CR 214 in St. Augustine 32084 for your freshly homemade Greek entrees, sandwiches, sides and pastries.

10/9  Turnberry & Royal Pines / WGV Community Garage Sale 8am-2pm

(Located in The Neighborhoods sections)    If you have a garage sale to add to the calendar email me to be added … carnicel@bellsouth.net

10/9 & 10/10 Experience Psychic Fair

St. Augustine’s first psychic fair in more than 10 years will be held at the The St. Augustine Shriners Club Oct. 9–10, 2021. When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021 $10 fee includes admission for both days Readings are priced by the individual reader and are usually between 20 and 30 minutes. For more information, visit here.

10/9 & 10/10 Creekside Music & Arts Festival – Princess Place Park – 9am-5pm (Palm Coast)

The 16th Annual Creekside Music & Arts Festival is a regional heritage event. The festival attracts well over 15,000 people to all ages to enjoy 2 days of the shores of historic Pellicer Creek bordering the St. Johns county line.  (Palm Coast)

Creekside 2021 brings more food vendors, art exhibits, & entertainment than ever before. From Blue Grass and Blues to Rock and Country featuring Nashville recording starts Pryor & Lee.  Also new this year, World Famous Disconnected K-9 Frisbee Dog Teams. Rescue dogs given a new life that love to thrill crowds with amazing speed and skills.

With nonstop live entertainment on the concert stage, people can stroll around historic Princess Place Preserve enjoying the historic buildings and waterfront views under the shady oak trees.

The legendary Charlie Cracker brings his back-woods songs and humor to Creekside with his authentic old Florida moonshine skill. Interactive, educational and fun, Charlie has been known to share a sip of his finest when the sheriff isn’t looking. The Creekside Tavern will feature local craft beer and spirits.

The Creekside Festival is a charity event. This year’s focus to help stock up area food banks for the coming holiday season. Creekside is produced by Flagler Broadcasting.

Creekside is open both days 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with fun & activities for all ages.  Adult admission is $10. Parking and kids 12 and under are FREE.  ATMs on site.  Click here for their website.  And click here for entertainment schedule.  Princess Place Preserve is located at 2500 Princess Place in Palm Coast.


10/9, 11/13, 12/11 St Augustine Ballroom Dance Association – 3 dances coming up – Join us!

Ballroom Dancing … so Dancing with the Stars begins their new season this week. Ever think … I would love to do that! Well, now is your chance. A neighbor, Marie, shared this info with me and would like me to share it with you also: My husband is the President of the St. Augustine Ballroom Dance Association. We have dances every 2nd Saturday of the month, except JUN, JUL and AUG at The Riverview Club and a free lesson before the dance by a professional dancer. Dances start at 6:15 with a group lesson, and the dancing starts at 7. We will have dances on: October 9, November 13 and December 11.  We are always looking for people that want to dance, take a lesson, watch or just listen to the music – come alone, with friends, all are welcome.  Give us a try.  You don’t have to be a member to go but there is a $20 fee to attend. Click here for website. 790 Christina Drive, Saint Augustine, Florida 3208 Call Dennis or Mary Larimore for reservations (904) 825 4902.

 10/ 9 & 10/10 Classic Theatre – Oct 9 & 10 – Lullaby of Broadway, A Concert Musical Revue

A Classic Theatre, a non-profit 501c(3) theater company established in 2005 brings classic, historic, contemporary and original theatrical works to the cultural landscape of Northeast Florida and will launch its new season with a wide range of plays and performances unique to the St. Johns County, FL area. A Classic Theatre produces full productions of large and small cast plays and currently performs in the historic Lincolnville neighborhood of downtown St. Augustine at Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center, 102 ML King Avenue. Tickets for A Classic Theater can be purchased online or in person at the box office on performance dates. All sales are final. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website at https://www.aclassictheatre.org/tickets. Oct 9 & 10 – Lullaby of Broadway, A Concert Musical Revue. To see a full list, click here.

10/15 – 10/17  The Rhythm & Ribs Festival – Francis Field    is back!  

This event that was postponed from the Spring will be back at Francis Field! Click here to go to their website … Band Schedule, Admission, Directions, Parking and more.
Click here for ticket prices and festival rules.

10/16 Craft & Vendor Fair @ The King & Bear 

The Ladies of King and Bear will be hosting a Craft and Vendor Fair,  Saturday, October 16th.   Currently over 35 local vendors and artisans! Food trucks all day starting at 8am!

Note: If you are a vendor and would like to participate, we still have sections available for crafters and vendors – send an email to: Kbcraftfair@gmail.com















10/16 Classic Car Museum of St. Augustine – Events Calendar click here

10/16 Cruise In – St Augustine Crisers – 3rd Saturday of the Month  Next scheduled Cruise In is October 16, 2021. Cruise In’s will be held the 3rd Saturday of each month 5pm-7pm. Event is Free to the Public.

Enjoy classic cars, music and door prizes each month at the St. Augustine Classic Car Cruise-in.  South from downtown on U.S. 1.   4730 Dixie Highway, St Augustine, FL, 32086   Click here for their website.  Museum is $12; children 12 and under free.  (These two special events, Cars & Coffee and Cruise-In and will not be available in December)

10/23 & 10/24 St Augustine Fall Fling – St Johns County Fairgrounds – Elkton

This is a home-grown, 2 day festival at the St. Johns County Fairgrounds in Elkton FL.

The festival is hosting an amazing lineup of artists and crafters; food trucks and food vendors; classic car show; non profit organizations; live music; Barktoberfest; kids zone and so much more!!

Admission is $10 per carload (truck load, plane, boat – you get our drift) at the gate or $8 when purchased from the festival website. This is the ONLY way to attend the festival. There are scammers out there trying to make a quick buck at your expense and will try to sell you tickets – DON’T FALL FOR IT!! We will never ask you to pay for tickets via PayPal, Venmo, or any other form of electronic fund transfer. Click here for their website. Bring your lawn chairs, your blankets and plan to spend the day. Join us for a home grown festival featuring artisans, crafters, Barktoberfest, kids zone, car show, live music, raffles to benefit our nonprofit organizations and so much more!

10/23 Halloween Bash Community Event at World Golf Hall of Fame – 10am-1pm – Free Event

Trunk or Treat with Duval Car Club Cancer Awareness Car Show

Jacksonville Business Connections invites you to the Halloween Bash Community Event at the World Golf Hall of Fame ? Vendors ? Music ? Candy ? Food ? Vendors ? Trunk or Treat ? (Google or find on FB)

10/23 Light Up the Night – Balloon Glow Gala – 6:30pm-10:30pm

Help us Light Up the Night at Tringali Barn and support homeless men, women, families, and youth in our community. Tringali Barn is a beautiful, wide-open venue, boasting a 7,000-square-foot event space on 54 acres. There will be indoor and outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy, including live music, great food, axe throwing, a casino, silent auction, a cigar bar, a horse drawn carriage and tethered balloon rides (balloon rides are weather dependent). Click here for details. Tickets are $125 per person. We expect this event to sell out quickly so REGISTER TODAY! Location: Tringali Barn, 7310 US-1 South, Saint Augustine, FL 32086

10/23 Back to the 80’s Fest & Costume Contest – 3-7pm (Proceeds to benefit: Dare to Hire Different)

Join Jacksonville Business Connections for the Back to the 80’s fest featuring DJ Dabbs playing all the hits from the 80’s and a Costume Contest.

-Dj Dance Party
– Food
– Vendors
– Bounce House & Characters
– 80’s Costume Contest – $100 Cash Prize – Proceeds to Benefit: Dare to Hire Different
$5 submission fee with All proceeds benefit local Dare to Hire Different Foundation
Open to Adults & Kids
Become a sponsor/vendor
Follow the Facebook Event for Updates: https://www.facebook.com/events/3779172312183864
Click here for more info – tickets – free admission (tckets are used only as a reminder to you, the guest, of the upcoming event. They help us to estimate attendance); $5 costume contest entry fee (Win $100 Cash Price. All proceeds benefit local Dare to Hire Different Foundation. Open to Adults & Kids)








10/28 Pin Up Paws Fundraiser Event

The 2022 Pin Up Paws pet calendar will be revealed at the St. Augustine Humane Society annual fundraising event on Thursday, October 28 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 1665 Old Moultrie Rd. St. Augustine, FL.  (The location has changed which there is also a reduced ticket pricing, new entertainment, and revised food and beverage menus for the fundraiser.)

The calendar and event themed, “Paws Across America”, will include a donation of $48 per person with all proceeds from tickets sales, recent calendar submissions with pets, along with sponsorships, silent and online auctions, plus calendar sales to benefit the programs and services of the St. Augustine Humane Society, the veterinary clinic, and numerous resources available to the community. The fundraiser also supports the non-profit’s mission of promoting healthy lifelong pet ownership and reducing the rate of relinquishment to shelters.

A silent and online auction will include gift baskets, Columbia Restaurant gift certificates, and locally sourced items. To view online auction items, visit the website at www.PUPauction.org.

11/2 – 11/7 Fiddler on the Roof at the Times-Union Center 

Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher brings his fresh take on a beloved masterpiece to life as FIDDLER ON THE ROOF returns live on stage direct from Broadway. A wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the timeless traditions that define faith and family. To love! To life!

Click here for details and early ticketing.






11/6 Concert at the Cathedral Basilica – pianist María Dolores Gaitán

Saint Augustine Music Festival is proud to partner with Beaches Fine Arts Series to present concert pianist María Dolores Gaitán as part of an international collaborative event – 1781 Tribute – on November 6 at the Cathedral Basilica. 1781 Tribute celebrates 240 years of friendship and cooperation between Spain and the United States. This international tour of eight concerts began during the summer in Spain, with concerts in Madrid, Segovia, and Menorca. The concerts will continue in October, with appearances in Washington, D.C., St. Petersburg, and Miami, culminating in St. Augustine. The St. Augustine concert will be live-streamed throughout the US and in Spain. The final concert, in December, will be in Málaga, Spain.

11/13 & 11/14 Community Garage Sale – Heritage Landing

Heritage Landing’s Fall Yard Sales will be:
Sat. 11/13 – 12pm-4pm
Sun. 11/14 – 12pm-4pm

11/16 Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock & Roll – Times-Union Center

With a cast consisting of both stars from Broadway’s greatest rock musicals, as well as incredible Rock & Roll singers, Neil Berg shares the often unknown stories from the fifty-year history of the music that changed the world forever!

From the progenitors of Rock and Roll in the 1940s, through the glory years of the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s, up until MTV in the early ’80s, Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock & Roll uses fascinating stories and groundbreaking music, with tributes to such important and iconic rock stars/groups/genres as Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, Buddy Holly, Bob Dylan, Frankie Valli, The Beatles, Beach Boys, Motown, Aretha Franklin, The Who, Janis Joplin, Woodstock, Simon & Garfunkel, Carole King, Led Zeppelin, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Billy Joel, Aerosmith, Linda Ronstadt, Bruce Springsteen, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Disco, New Wave, Journey, and others!  Buy tickets, click here.












11/20 Holiday Market in the South – 9th Annual Holiday Craft & Vendor Event

10am-3pm and 12-3 Santa meet and greet – World Golf Village Renaissance Resort

Click here for more info.


11/26 – 11/28 32nd Annual Christmas Made in the South … Prime Osborn Convention Center

As Christmas time approaches what better way to get ready for the holiday season than to stroll the aisles for treasures at this year’s award winning 32nd annual Christmas Made in the South, November 26-28, 2021! This is an event like no other that features unique makers, outstanding art, unique gourmet food, diverse entertainment and handmade, one-of-a-kind designs that populate the booths that fill the festival: silk wearables to fabric bags, fine arts & crafts, florals, sculpture, dichroic glass jewelry, holiday items, vintage designs & so much more! Click here for the Jacksonville event at Prime Osborn. Fri. 9-6 – Sat. 10-6 – Sun. 11-5 One admission good for all 3 days with hand stamp!

Adults – $8.00; Children 12 & under – Free There is a $1 off Coupon available at this website.


Over 20 B&B’s on tour, list of B&Bs, each partnering with a local restaurant or culinary partner that will provide delicious samples of their signature dishes or treats ~ on Saturday and Sunday ~ along with some of our Cultural/Heritage Partners. ~ And, if you can add a 3rd day, come enjoy all of our bonus Cultural/Heritage Partners. Click here to go to their home page. Their site will be updated as we get down the road a bit.

3/9/2022 World Golf Hall of Fame – Class of 2022 Induction …

The Induction Ceremony for the World Golf Hall of Fame Class of 2022 will be held on Wednesday, March 9 in Ponte Vedra, Florida, the week of THE PLAYERS Championship. Susie Maxwell Berning, Tim Finchem, Marion Hollins, and Tiger Woods. Click here to read about each one of the inductees. “Given the uncertainties of the COVID-19 pandemic, moving the ceremony back a year will give us a better opportunity to properly recognize and honor this important class,” said Greg McLaughlin, chief executive officer of the World Golf Foundation.

3/12 & 3/13 2022 St Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival returns!

Tickets go on sales Thanksgiving Day 2021.   Click here for their website; being updated as they get closer to the event.   The St Augustine St Patrick’s Day Parade will be on Saturday, March 12.

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For Jax events / Time-Union Performing  Arts and more go to this website:  (Look for the Broadwy in  Jacksonville lineup – http://www.jaxevents.com/timesunion.php New  Events posted to their calendar:  http://www.jaxevents.com/events-calendar/

FREE St. Augustine Activities – no charge to St. Johns County Residents (from Floridas Historic Coast): NOTE: St. Johns County  residents with a valid ID are always admitted free of charge to the Oldest  House, the Ximenez-Fatio House, the Oldest Wooden School  House, City Walks History Mystery Murder Evening Tour and the Hotel Ponce de  Leon Legacy Tours at Flagler College. Every Thursday admission to the First Colony Exhibit at the Government House is also free to SJC residents.  The daily tours and wine tastings at the San Sebastian Winery and St. Augustine Distillery are free to everyone. Also, admission is free to everyone at the Fort Matanzas National Monument, St. Photios Chapel, the Pena-Peck House, the Father Miguel O’Reilly Museum and the Mission Nombre de Dios Museum (donations are welcomed).  Many other local attractions offer discounted admissions to St. Johns County residents with valid ID. TO FIND A COMPLETE LIST OF FREE THINGS TO DO … CLICK ON THE TOTALLY ST AUGUSTINE WEBSITE,CLICK HERE.

Ripleys Believe It or Not!  Residents of St. John’s County Save 50% OFF on Tickets! Just bring your local St. Johns ID and get the discount at the door!  Promotion is available for Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium and Ripley’s Red Train Tours.