Thursday, June 14, 2018
By  Marilyn Golden


Various Days This Month

2018 Concerts in the Plaza Schedule

@Plaza, St. Augustine

Concerts in the Plaza, St. Augustine’s summer-long music series, returns for its 28th season serving up some of the best musical entertainment in northeast Florida. The series includes 14 weeks of two-hour concerts held every Thursday from The Gazebo in the Plaza de la Constitución starting at 7:00pm, from May 31 through August 30. Park downtown, and come on down rain or shine – the only way you know if it’s canceled, is to be at the Plaza (or wait for the post on social media)!

June 14 — The Mike Hart Band (Blues, rock, R&B, and jazz)
June 21 — Rob Ellis Peck & Friends (Classic bluesy rock)
June 28 — Big Pineapple (Hawaiian jazz)
July 5 — Doug Carn & The Lincolnville Brass Band (American traditional brass band)

Free shuttle begins running at 5:45 PM. Park at City Hall or Ron Parker Park and the shuttle bus will take you to and from the show. The easiest way to see our free concerts is courtesy of Friends of Scenic A1A, Bill McClure for Mayor and The Civic Association.

Saturday, June16

Vettes in the WGV

@Murray Bros. CaddyShack
North FL Corvette Association and Murray Bros. CaddyShack will present the 19th Annual Vettes at the Village Corvette Show. Featuring more than 100 new, classic, and custom Corvettes on display along the Walk of Champions. There will be an award ceremony featuring Best of Show and People’s Choice Awards. The proceeds will be donated to Wolfson Children’s Hospital. This year’s event will include additional vendors and a silent auction.

Sunday, June 17th

Father’s Day at the Hall of Fame – Free for Dads & Immediate Families

@World Golf Hall of Fame

Celebrate Father’s Day at the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum with complimentary admission for all dads and their immediate families! Take a swing on the Challenge Hole – a replica of TPC Sawgrass’ famous 17th island green – for just $5. Guests can also play the 18-hole natural grass putting green for just $5 per player. The Hall of Fame Museum will be open from noon – 6 p.m.

Monday, June 18th

Community Planning Public Participation Meeting 6:00pm

@Wind Mitigation Building

This meeting is planned to discuss a proposed project for the subject property. Meeting is at the Wind Mitigation building, 3111 Agricultural Center Dr, St Augustine, FL 32092. Please direct any questions to

Project Name Palm Lakes PUD The Markets Properties east of Pacetti Road, south of SR 16, north of CR 208 Developer: Sunshine Land Holdings, LLC Beth Breeding 904-519-9545 (sorry cannot make this any larger … just wanted to show you the map … but here is the info noted under the map, the meeting info I posted above … )

Meeting Description: The landowner of the above referenced project invites interested members within the defined community in the NW Development Area (bounded by Duval County, I-95, SR 16/CR 16A and the St Johns River) and other interested property owners to a public workshop regarding applications to amen the Comprehensive Plan and rezone property as follows: Amen the Palm Lakes PUD to add 45,000 sf of commercial to an already approved commercial parcel and to amen the Comprehensive Plan Land Use designation on 9.9 acres from Res B to Community acre. The project is in the Northwest Sector Overlay District and is located in the Future Land Use Designation Mixed Use and Res-B.

Wednesday, June 20th

Ripley’s – Free Movie Night

@Colonial Oak Music Park

This Wednesday they will be showing Beauty and the Beast (2017 live version). The Red Train will pick you up at the parking garage train stop or at Ripley’s and drop you at the north end of St George before and after the film. The movie train starts running at 7:30pm. There is seating available on a first come first serve basis. No coolers please.

June 20 Jumanji
June 27 Wonder Woman
July 4 No Showing — Happy Independence Day!
July 11 The Lion King
July 18 Coco
July 25 Justice League
August 1 Cars 3

Wednesday, June 20th

Wine Wednesday — Renaissance Resort World Golf Village

Join us every Wednesday evening in our Villagio Lounge from 5:30pm – 6:30pm for complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvre tasting. Sample red and white wines from around the world and savor a chef inspired appetizer to complement the wines.

Wednesday, June 20th

Music by the Sea Concerts

Schedule is now available … click here to see the entire schedule. I will post reminders in my email but it will always be available on the Calendar. A few for starters … Wednesday’s!

Free shuttle begins running at 5:45 PM. Park at City Hall or Ron Parker Park and the shuttle bus will take you to and from the show. The easiest way to see our free concerts is courtesy of Friends of Scenic A1A, Bill McClure and SABCA

6/20 Take Cover / 80s, 90s and more / LaStrada (Italian)

6/27 /Salt Driven Ride / Southern & Classic Rock / By Design Catering

and soon to follow more dates … 70s-80s, rock & soul, R&B, and much more!

Wednesday, June 20th

St. Johns County Pier Park Wednesday – Farmer’s Arts and Crafts Market at the Pier

@350 A1A Beach Blvd

Farmer’s Market located at the ocean side – Over 70 vendors on hand with locally grown produce (some organics), baked goods, honey, nuts arts & crafts, jewelry, soaps & lotions, art, clothing and much more! Open 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. rain or shine. 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach. 904-347-8007

Thurs - Sat, June 21-23 & June 28-30

St Augustine Music Festival

@Catherdral Basilica

The largest, free classical music festival in the U.S., the St. Augustine Musical Festival includes six evenings of world-class music in the Cathedral Basilica, 38 Cathedral Place, downtown St. Augustine. See more details at

Thursday, June 28th

Night Market

@St. Augustine Ampitheatre
The Night Market at St Augustine Amphitheatre is being held the 4th Tuesday of every month 6pm to 9pm Free admission and parking and is open to the Public.

Meeting the demand for locally-made goods and gifts will be the Night Market, taking place the fourth Tuesday of each month. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the same Amphitheatre grounds as the Saturday Farmers Market, the Night Market will host up to 90 vendors specializing in handmade crafts and goods. The Night Market will also feature live entertainment and activities. The Night Market will be free to enter and open to all ages

Thursday, June 28th

A Taste of Golf

@TPC Sawgrass Clubhouse
Featuring The Hit Parade. 110 Championship Way, Ponte Vedra, FL 32082

The event is limited to 600 guests and sells out annually. Purchase your ticket early to guarantee your spot! $125

A Premier Event Benefitting The First Tee of North Florida ATaste of Golf is the culinary event of the year, showcasing the very best chefs from the top private clubs and resorts in North Florida. The event, now in its 13th year, serves as the largest fundraiser and ‘friend-raiser’ for The First Tee of North Florida. Each year, the best club and resort chefs are selected to participate in this evening of elegant decor, live music, a silent auction… and, of course, great food!

Saturday, June 30th

Uptown Saturday Night

@St. Augustine’s San Marco Avenue

Uptown Saturday Night is the perfect event for fashionistas, art lovers and antique shoppers from 5-8 p.m. on the last Saturday of each month. Uptown Saturday Night takes place year-round and combines a festive party atmosphere with hospitality and special deals in the unique shops on St. Augustine’s San Marco Avenue, concentrated between Ripley’s Museum and the Mission Nombre de Dios. Many participating shops also serve refreshments. The Mission Nombre de Dios provides free parking most mont