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.
The City of St. Augustine Beach is looking for volunteers for their annual Beach Blast Off 2017 being held on New Years Eve at the St. Johns County Pier. The Beach Blast Off is an evening of family fun featuring live entertainment, great food, and topped off with an awesome fireworks show. The free event runs from 3:00 – 11:00 p.m., with free transportation shuttles provided from designated parking locations.
Volunteers are needed for various available shifts throughout the evening. Please see the following flyer for contact information on how to help and/or visit the event website to learn more about the event at: www.sabevents.com/beach-blast-off
Come out to the St. Augustine Beach Pier Pavilion on Sunday, October 18th and enjoy some fun in the sunshine, delicious food and great entertainment for the annual Taste of the Beach presented by the St. Augustine Beach Civic Association. Over 14 local restaurants will be available to serve up their specialties with available beer and wine for purchase. All proceeds go to benefit the Betty Griffin House. The event is free to the public and runs from 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.
This Wednesday, May 11th, marks the return of the Music by the Sea free concert series at the St. Augustine Beach Pier and Pier Park Pavilion, located at 350 A1A Beach Blvd, in St. Augustine Beach, FL. Music by the Sea is a weekly concert series that is held each Wednesday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. through the month of October. Concert-goers are encouraged to bring beach chairs, coolers and a love of music to the event that is hosted by The St. Augustine Beach Civic Association. Each week there will be a different featured artist and food available for purchase from one of the weekly featured local restaurants. And did we mention there is transportation provided for the event? Click here to learn more information about the weekly event and event parking/transportation. We’ll see you at the Beach for all the fun and some great entertainment!
Relay for Life is holding a Beach Out Cancer event on Saturday, April 23rd, at 9:00 a.m. at the St. Augustine Beach Pier located at 350 A1A Beach Blvd. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. The cost to participate is a donation of five can goods “and” $5 or $10. For more information please contact (386) 274-3274.
Come join over 60 vendors each Wednesday morning at the St. Johns County Pier Park (St. Augustine Beach Pier ) from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The weekly event, sponsored by the St. Augustine Beach Civic Association, offers an a variety of produce, prepared foods, local seafood, arts & crafts, jewelry and fair trade goods with an emphasis on home grown, hand picked and hand crafted items that are unique.
So come join us each Wednesday at the St. Johns Count Beach Pier Park located at 350 A1A Beach Blvd. in St. Augustine Beach. You can learn more about The Wednesday Farmers Market by visiting the Civic Association website, and checking out the following short video created by Nico on the Sceen.
Don’t forget to make your plans for the Beach Blast Off 2016 at the St. Augustine Beach Pier and Pier Park on Thursday, January 31st from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. to ring in the New Year. This awesome family friendly event will feature fun events for the kids including: Kids Zone area, face painting, human hamster balls, mechanical bull rides, balloon twisting and a rock climbing wall. Not to worry, there are fun events for the grown-ups too that include: entertainment by Beach 105.5 FM, live music by Old Enough-2 Know Better (6:30 – 7:30 p.m.), and the awesome 80’s throwback glam-band Papercutt (7:30 – 8:30 p.m.) performing on the main stage. All of this is capped off by an amazing ocean-front fireworks display beginning at 10:00 p.m.
There will also be great food and drinks available by over 30 vendors, and adult beverages including Champaign, beer and wine. Did we mention there is also a free park and ride service available at multiple locations. So please visit the Beach Blast off website by clicking here for more information on this awesome event. And Happy New Year from the St. Augustine Beach Pier