450th City Events 2015


The First City Through the Eyes of Masters

November 15, 2014 to January 17, 2015

Visitor Information Center

35 works of art exhibited as a special prelude to the 450th Commemoration, 18th, 19th and early 20th century works include paintings by Martin Johnson Heade, Thomas Moran and Frank Henry Shapleigh.


Tapestry: The Cultural Threads of First America

April 4 to October, 2015

Visitor Information Center

Anchor exhibition and citywide program; 4,000 square-foot exposition of the multicultural founding of America and Tapestry passport program.


Celebrate 450!

September 3 to 8, 2015

Various Locations 

Labor Day Weekend, statewide festival for celebration of Florida’s and Nation’s Oldest City, and founding of America, to include Hispanic Cultural Festival, International Spanish Wine & Food Festival, signature performances by international acts, Spanish monarchy, etc.


U.S. – Spain Council

November 2015

International economic development group alternates world and United States meeting sites. In 2015, the summit comes to St. Augustine with 200+ world leaders. Opportunity to integrate State economic and tourism initiatives with the world Latino/Hispanic market.