Lace up your ice skates and head over to the Amphitheatre for some winter-time family fun. Winter Wonderland features a real ice skating rink, ice slide, Elf Express train rides, The Elf Village, sleigh rides and SNOW! There are even scheduled visits from Santa. It all takes place at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, located at 1340 A1A St. Augustine. Hours November 19 – December 17th : Monday through Thursday 4 to 10 p.m.; Fridays from 4 to 11 p.m.; on Saturdays from noon to 11 p.m. and from noon to 10 p.m. on Sundays., and December 18 through January 2, Sunday through Thursday from noon to 10 p.m. and noon to 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Admission is free and there are participation fees required certain activities. Phone: 904.471.1965 More Info
Nov. 20, 2010
LIGHT- UP! NIGHT
St. Augustine past Mayors of St. Augustine meet in the historic Plaza de la Constitucion to “flip the switch” to light up the Nights of Lights. The festivities begin at 4:00 p.m. with spirited holiday performances in the Plaza’s Gazebo. Then at 6:30 p.m., all attending this festive event will be asked to participate in the countdown to the lighting. Phone: 904.825.1004 More Info
Nov. 20, 2010 through Jan. 30, 2011
HISTORIC WEAPON FIRING DEMONSTRATIONS AT CASTILLO DE SAN MARCOS
Have a blast at St. Augustine’s Castillo de San Marcos when authentically-clad re-enactors demonstrate how Spain’s famed artillerymen fired their cannons in the 1740’s. The cannons will roar at 10:30 & 11:30 a.m., 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 11:00 a.m., 1:30, 2:30, & 3:30 p.m. on Sundays. Firing times are subject to change depending on weather conditions. Admission is $6; free for children under 16.