Events

Luminary Night at the Lighthouse

Luminary Night at the Lighthouse

Thousands will visit the grounds of the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum when the historic Light Station and surrounding neighborhood glistens with the magical glow of thousands of candles during Luminary Night, Wednesday, December 7, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

St. Augustine Lighthouse Unveils Cannon

Archaeologists unveiled two centuries-old cannons, one with a very important inscription, at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum Friday night “It’s been hidden away for centuries,” said archaeologist Chuck Meide, director of the Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Progam (LAMP), as he awaited the unveiling. “It hasn’t been touched for centuries.”

Take a Nights of Lights Scenic Cruise with the Victory III

Take a Nights of Lights Scenic Cruise with the Victory III

On Thursday, December 1, the St. Augustine Lighthouse Guild will set to sea aboard the Victory III at 6:30 pm, and would like you to join them.

The Guild, who raises funds for the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum, plan unique trips that allow guests to experience history while having a great time. On the Victory III cruise guests will enjoy spectacular views, including that of the Nights of Lights Festival, light hors d’oeuvres, live entertainment, prize drawings, and a cash bar.

To reserve your space for the cruise, or for more information, call Pam at (904) 829-0745. The tour will last approximately two hours; guests will board at 6:30 pm and leave dock at 7 pm. All funds raised will benefit the not-for-profit St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum.

Enter to Win: Unwrap a Year of Disney Memories!

Enter to Win: Unwrap a Year of Disney Memories!

First Coast News wants to give you the gift of four Disney Florida Resident Premium Annual Passes! Begin a year of Disney magic with the joy of the holidays at all four Disney Theme Parks. See a world of wondrous sights... and a castle wrapped in shimmering ice. Be inspired by songs of the season from a candlelit choir. Wrap yourself in a symphony of dancing lights. Then join in a wild parade that'll have you jumping & jiving for joy.

St. Augustine Community Orchestra will present “A Classic Christmas”

St. Augustine Community Orchestra will present “A Classic Christmas”

Joyful Christmas music to delight every member of the family will be presented by the St. Augustine Community Orchestra at its Christmas concert Friday Dec. 9, 2011 at 8 pm in the elegant antique courtyard of the Lightner Museum, 25 Granada St. St. Augustine. An encore matinee performance is also scheduled on Sunday Dec. 11 at 3 pm at the Ponte Vedra United Methodist Church, 76 South Roscoe Blvd. in Ponte Vedra Beach.