Get to the Ancient City this week. It’s your last chance this season to see St. Augustine’s annual Nights of Lights celebration. Millions of twinkly lights outlining trees, buildings and bridges turn the historic district into a fantasy land. The free show begins at dusk every evening through Friday, January 31.
St. Augustine’s free summer music series, Concerts in the Plaza, continues Thursday, August 29, featuring Lonesome Bert & The Skinny Lizards. The concert begins at 7 p.m. at the Plaza de la Constitucion. Bring lawn chairs for seating and a picnic if you like, however alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
The National Park Service is offering an incentive to explore national parks on August 25. In honor of the National Park Service’s 97th birthday, all national parks will offer free admissions. In the First Coast area, that includes Cumberland Island National Seashore in Georgia, the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve and Fort Caroline National Memorial in Jacksonville, the Castillos de San Marcos National Monument and the Fort Matanzas National Monument in Saint Augustine. For hours and directions, check out the Park Service site, www.nps.gov.
St. Augustine’s free summer music series, Concerts in the Plaza, continues tonight, August 30 featuring folk favorites with Lonesome Bert and The Skinny Lizards. The concert begins at 7 p.m. at the Plaza de la Constitucion. Bring lawn chairs for seating and a picnic if you like, however alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
Golfing enthusiasts and other guests are treated to free entry to a golfing attraction in St. Augustine.
The World Golf Hall of Fame and Museum is offering free entry 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 17.
For information, phone 904-940-4123
The $179 price is a deal for two that may be worth up to $311.
The offer is for Casa Monica Hotel, with $50 to spend on dinner and free parking.
The trip may be used Sundays to Thursdays to March 30 or Sundays to Thursdays May 1 to July 31. Some exclusions and block-out dates may apply.
The deal is available to purchase online for about a week.