St. Augustine is renowned throughout the country for its amazing history and one of a kind culture. As the oldest continually inhabited European colony in the country, there is plenty of both that will amaze the city’s visitors. But this September, it is not just about this history and beauty, because St Augustine will be home to many events that you will not want to miss!
Music by the Sea
This event is not unique to September, but it is definitely worth knowing about. Every Wednesday throughout the month, from 6 pm to 9 pm, you can enjoy many talented local bands jamming out near St. Johns County Pier. This is the perfect setting to enjoy a beautiful view while relaxing over some live music. Along with the great music and beautiful weather, you can enjoy the wide array of delicious food that is offered to visitors every week. Between the amazing weather, relaxed vibes, and great music, this is an event that is impossible not to enjoy. Perhaps the most enticing feature of the event is that it is FREE!
Schooner Freedom Full Moon Sail
This is a special event for anyone that enjoys boats, history, and a beautiful night under a full moon. On September 16th, 2016, St. Augustine’s premier tall ship will be setting sail from the city marina. This 19th century replica ship will take you around Matanzas Bay, where you can enjoy beautiful natural and historic landmarks throughout this incredible place. For only $40, you are granted admission onto the boat, along with complementary soda, beer, and wine. This is the perfect activity to follow a lovely night out for dinner.
The VIP Gallery Art Stroll and Tasting Tour
Enjoy a night of sophistication and beauty on the third Friday of the month in September, this year falling on the 16th. The tour departs from the City Walks offices at 4:30 pm. From then on, you will enjoy a two and half hour journey through some of the city’s most beloved art galleries where you will get insight into some of the most beautiful pieces from the curator. There will also be stops for some of the city’s most notable tapas and other culinary delights.
The fact that these great events are taking place in this amazing setting is simply a bonus! Make sure you make your way out to St. Augustine this September and enjoy all the excitement the city has to offer.