In addition to outstanding dining, St. Augustine offers distinctive shopping, world-class entertainment and top-notch services.
SHOPPING IN THE OLDEST CITY is like a super-sized treasure hunt! Exploring St. Augustine’s historic neighborhoods, village-like town centers and shopping plazas is fun in and of itself because of the sunny climate and historic charm. But creative retailers, gallery owners and culinarians make “shopping local” in the Ancient City a must. You will find plenty to savor and acquire!
Shopping In The Oldest City...
Shopping in the Oldest City is like a super-sized treasure hunt! Exploring St. Augustine’s historic neighborhoods, village-like town centers and shopping plazas is fun in and of itself because of the sunny climate and historic charm. But creative retailers, gallery owners and culinarians make “shopping local” in the Ancient City a must. You will find plenty to savor and acquire!
is yet another amazing benefit to life in the Ancient City. Concerts featuring top international artists entertain year-round at The St. Augustine Amphitheater and Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. The Emil Maestre Music Association presents a dazzling evening concert series featuring international stars of music at the elegant Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College. St. Augustine also has its own opera company and community orchestra. Limelight Theatre, St. Augustine’s acclaimed community theater, offers year-round comedies, dramas and musicals and is presenting its 26th season. Its Uptown San Marco location makes it a perfect dinner-and-theatre option.
Education Becomes More Fun...
EDUCATION BECOMES MORE FUN when adult beverages are involved! St. Augustine has two amazing wine shops—Carrera Wine Cellar in Uptown San Marco and Tim’s Wine Market on Anastasia Island in Seagrove Town Center—which offer wine tasting and expert advice for wine selection and purchases. Carrera Wine Cellar also offers a fun array of classes, including the popular Brushes for Lushes, led by different local artists. Downtown, San Sebastian Winery and the St. Augustine Distillery offer outstanding educational tours and tastings, which inform your purchases at their beautiful shops.
Health And Wellness...
HEALTH AND WELLNESS is easier when you live in a sunny, mild climate which allows for outdoor activity year-round. Have you ever practiced yoga on the beach? It’s a game changer when you do triangle pose and your drishti is upon the endless blue sky. But even in the studio, the good energy of City Wellness is palpable. This amazing yoga studio and spa on the island at SeaGrove Town Center offers a full schedule of classes as well as donation-based special events and classes, community acupuncture for reduced rates, and a full-service spa with nail services, massage and more.
Alternative therapies such as massage and chiropractic medicine are also widely available in the Ancient City. Feeling great should never be a privilege; it is an imperative for enjoying the good life that St. Augustine offers. Viva!