Events in St. Augustine This Weekend

SATURDAY MARCH 19


19TH ANNUAL LIGHTHOUSE FESTIVAL

Bring the family and join the fun when admission to the tower, grounds, and museum is free from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The historic Light Station will offer something for everyone, including local musicians and entertainers throughout the day, special games and crafts for children, food, living history portrayals, pony rides, terrestrial and maritime archaeology activities, contests and much more. This year’s featured attraction is the ship building and interpretive programs about the area’s Spanish maritime cultural heritage. St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum is located at 81 Lighthouse Avenue, St. Augustine. For more information, call 904.829.0745 or visit www.staugustinelighthouse.com.

19th ANNUAL ST. AUGUSTINE LIGHTHOUSE 5K RUN & FUN RUN

Spend the day at St. Augustine Lighthouse Festival then compete in the 19th Annual Lighthouse Michelob Ultra 5K. The run begins at 4 p.m. and will take place on a flat 3.1-mile course with chip timing, A fun run on the same course will take place at 4 p.m. For more information, call 386.747.3532 or visit http://www.lighthouse5k.com.

SUNSET/MOONRISE TOUR

Enjoy the sunset and moonrise from the most unique perspective in all of St. Augustine – the top of the Lighthouse! This special event includes a champagne toast, provided by San Sebastian Winery, hors d’oeuvres from The Reef and an informative overview of the history of the St. Augustine Light Station. The tour takes place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the St. Augustine Lighthouse located at 81 Lighthouse Avenue. The fee is $25 for non-museum members and $20 for members. Reservations are required. For more information, visit www.StAugustineLighthouse.com, or to reserve a spot, call 904.829.0745.