The 16th season of Music By The Sea, held by The St. Augustine Beach Civic Association begins on Wednesday, May 23rd at The St. Augustine Beach Pier Park. This free event is held each Wednesday starting at 6:00 p.m. and runs through the month of September with weekly concerts and available food and beverages for purchase.
After being cancelled last week due to inclement weather, The Music By The Sea event will kick-off this week with the sounds of 80’s cover band Slang, and food sponsored and provided by Scooby Q BBQ. The event will also use this Wednesday as an opportunity to support local artist and volunteer Paul Slava who has a new liver but still faces more challenges that include large medical bills. Money collected through beverage purchases will go to assist Paul with his expenses.
You can learn much more about the Music By The Sea by visiting The Civic Associations website page for the event by clicking HERE.
The St. Augustine Beach sand renourishment project taking place is scheduled to be completed by the end of June, just in time for the 4th of July holiday. Work has been completed on the beach from Pope Road to the St. Augustine Beach Pier. The project will continue to inch closer towards 9th street where the work will then be completed. Check out the following article in The St. Augustine Record for more details by clicking HERE and view the following video.
It may not be long for residents and visitors to have to pay for parking at the St. Augustine Beach Pier and Pier Park. City Commissioners have voted unanimously and are in the final planning stages as to how paid parking will take place and when it will start. Read the complete article at MY 904 News by clicking HERE.
The City of St. Augustine Beach is looking for volunteers for the annual Beach Blast Off 2018, being held at the St. Augustine Beach Pier on Sunday, December 31st. Please see the attached flyer and visit the City of St. Augustine Event Page for more information on how you can help with this fun, family event to bring in the New Year!
Come on out to the St. Augustine Beach Pier this Sunday, November 12th, from noon til 5:00 p.m. for the annual Taste of the Beach benefiting the Betty Griffin Center. This fun event is the battle for bragging rights for local restaurants to compete in the categories of Best Appetizer, Entree, Dessert and overall Peoples Choice award. There will also be lots of entertainment and available beverages including Beer, Wine and Soft Drinks. Parking is available at the St. Augustine Beach City Hall and Ron Parker Park, with free round trip shuttle service.
The St. Johns County Ocean Pier, which has been built and rebuilt over the years, is now in danger of disappearing. The county has pumped money into the pier to keep it open to the public, but it’s not clear how long that will continue…. Read More
The annual National Night Out, a year-long community building campaign, returns to the St. Augustine Beach Pier next Tuesday, October 3rd from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. The event being held by local law enforcement officials is designed to heighten crime prevention awareness, generate support for and participation in local anti-crime programs and strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. There will be lots of food, music, goodie bags, raffles and exhibits available and on display. So come out and join us for some fun and community partnership.
The attached link directs you to a recent article featured in the St. Augustine Record about the mounting bills required for repairs for the St. Johns County/St. Augustine Beach Pier and the lack of revenue providing funding for those much needed repairs. You can read the complete article by clicking here.
Come out Friday night, November 18th, to the St. Augustine Beach Pier for the 2016 St. Augustine Beach Surf Illumination Festival to kick off the Holiday season. This family fun event features fun activities, crafts, delicious food from many local restaurants, a wonderful performance by The St. Augustine Youth Orchestra and of course, Santa! The evening is capped off with the official lighting of the seasonal tree by the Mayor of St. Augustine Beach.
The annual St. Augustine Beach Surf Illumination Festival is hosted by The St. Augustine Beach Civic Association. The event runs from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. and is free to the public to attend. Please click here for more information about the event.