St. Augustine haunts, farm fun, not-so-spooky fun for little ones, and Halloween masquerades for adults …
Daily until the pumpkins are gone: First United Methodist Church, 118 King St., offers pumpkins of all sizes, available this month in downtown St. Augustine. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Prices range from 50 cents to $35. Call 904-829-3459.
PIE IN THE SKY VIRTUAL HALLOWEEN BOO BASH
DOG ROSE BREWING HALLOWEEN MASQUERADE + CONCERT
GHOST WITH THE MOST PUB CRAWL
HALLOWEEN AT THE CLASSIC CAR MUSEUM
Friday and Saturday, Oct. 30-31: The St. Augustine Swashbucklers Pirate Crew will host an event from 6:30 to 1o p.m. October 30-31 at Capt William Mayhem’s Big Yard Haunt – a haunted yard complete with a cemetery, witches, mermaids, treasures and more, all family-friendly. Capt William Mayhem, the pirate magician of St. Augustine, will create a vanishing illusion. Admission is FREE but donations of canned food for local food banks or pet food for local pet shelters are encouraged. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Details here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/thestaugustineswashbucklers
EPIC THEATRES TRUNK OR TREAT
Saturday, Oct. 31: Epic Theatres, 112 Theatre Dr, Saint Augustine, will host a trunk or treat event from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 with area vendors and pre-packaged candy bags.
THE PRETZEL LADY KNOTTY TRICK OR TREAT
Saturday, Oct. 31: The Pretzel Lady, 235 State Road 207, will give FREE cinnamon-sugar bites to those in costume from ages 12 and younger on Saturday, Oct. 31 from noon to 4 p.m. Candy, treats, and photo opportunities will be part of the event. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thepretzellady.net
FREE DONUT ON HALLOWEEN
Saturday, Oct. 31: The Donut Experiment, 117 King St., St Augustine, will give a FREE to children wearing a costume on Halloween day, Saturday, October 31.
FREE TRICK OR TREATING AT THE XIMENEZ-FATIO HOUSE
Saturday, Oct. 31: Safe Trick-or-Treating will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 at the Ximenez-Fatio House Museum, We have 17 volunteers from Flagler College who will hand-out pre-wrapped candy to any little spooksters who come by for a Halloween treat. We will also provide a photo booth for mom/dad/grandparents to capture the precious memories of these little ones. This Halloween event is free to all.
INDOOR PLAYGROUND & TRICK OR TREATING
Saturday, Oct. 31: Ready, Set, Play will host a Trick or Treating event from 10 am. to 2 p.m. Saturday, October 31 at this indoor playground located at 1765 Tree Blvd., St. Augustine, off SR 312, across from the Cobblestone shopping plaza. Details: https://www.facebook.com/ReadySetPlay904
MERMAIDS, CANDY CHUTE & UNDERWATER PUMPKIN CARVING
Saturday, Oct. 31: The St. Augustine Aquarium, 2045 State Road 16, will offer a Halloween event from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 that features mermaids, a mermaid candy chute, underwater pumpkin carving, shark and ray feeding and petting options, and costumes. Call 904-429-9777 or visit www.saaquarium.com
AIRSTREAM ROW FALL POP-UP
Saturday, Oct. 31: Merry Tate’s will host a fall pop-up with Knotty By Kasey featuring macrame and fall fashions from 12-5 pm this Saturday, October 31 at Air Stream Row, 190 Vilano Road, at Vilano Beach, just before the Vilano Pier. Complimentary witches brew and fall shopping on Halloween! Follow on Facebook
BLACK RAVEN PIRATE SHIP HALLOWEEN FUN
Saturday, Oct. 31: The Black Raven Pirate Ship offers Halloween fun on Saturday, Oct. 31 — Take the Treasure Hunt or Rum Runners trip, with special candy treats for the kids. Call 904-826-0000 for reservations.
MOVIES IN THE PARK: Hocus Pocus at Palencia
Saturday, Oct. 31: Families, put on your Halloween costumes, bring your candy, and join the Palencia community for a special viewing of the spooktacular film Hocus Pocus from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 at 405 Palencia Village Drive, St. Augustine FL 32095. FREE movie to begin at sunset and registration is required as space is limited. Register here. Picnic baskets are welcome; however, glass containers are prohibited. To comply with CDC social distancing guidelines, each space will be marked six feet apart and each ticket will admit up to a family of five. Face coverings will not be required while in each square, but should be worn otherwise. For more information, please contact Stephanie Taylor at email@example.com or call 904-209-0381.
PROHIBITION KITCHEN HALLOWEEN MASQUERADE
SECRETS OF ST. AUGUSTINE GHOST TOUR
EVERY WEEK: Secrets of St. Augustine is the No. 5 Ghost Tour on USA Today’s 10Best list, with local storyteller Dion Moore leading the 75-minute walking tours of St. Augustine, spinning tales from more than 400 years of history while visiting sites such as the Old City Gates, Tolomato Cemetery, Spanish Street and St. George Inn. GET TICKETS HERE
DARK OF THE MOON AT THE LIGHTHOUSE
EVERY WEEK: History lives on after dark at the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum. Uncover spooky secrets on a signature Dark of the Moon Tour. TICKETS
FALL FARM EVENTS
ST. JOHNS COUNTY
Wesley Wells Farms – Farm Days
GREEN COVE SPRINGS
Amazing Grace Family Farms
Fridays & Saturday through Oct. 31: Amazing Grace Family Farms in located in Green Cove Springs, 2899 Wisteria Farm Rd Green Cove Springs, FL 32043. Enjoy the pumpkin patch, corn maze, jump pad, playground, photo ops, tug-o-war, barnyard ball zone, and farm animals. Visit www.agcropmaze.com
- Fridays: 5 to 10 PM
- Saturdays: 10 AM to 10 PM
- Closed Sundays
FARMERS MARKETS IN THE AREA
Wednesday Market at the St. Augustine Beach Pier
EVERY WEDNESDAY: Fresh produce, arts and crafts, and prepared food from local vendors is available from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the St. Johns County Ocean Pier, 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach. More than 40 vendors offer a variety of items including paintings, photography and jewelry. Click here to follow the Facebook page.
Coconut Barrel Farmers Market
EVERY THURSDAY: Coconut Barrel will hold a Farmers Market from 5 to 8 PM every Thursday at 3175 US 1, Saint Augustine, FL 32086. This artisan market opens its parking lot each week for produce vendors, food trucks, artists and artisans.
St. Augustine Amphitheatre Farmers Market
Every Saturday: Find fresh produce, plants, bread, cheese, handmade products, fine art and crafts from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South, just south of the lighthouse. Also at the market, art classes and live music. Free parking and admission. Stay updated at facebook.com/staugampmarket/
Select Saturdays: STA City Market runs 10 an. to 3 p.m. select Saturday at Eddie Vickers Park, 399 Riberia St., in the Lincolnville area of downtown St. Augustine. Food trucks, live music, organic produce, coffee, locally made soaps, artists offering paintings and photography, hot sauces and more are offered. More details at stafarmersmarket.com or facebook.com/stafarmersmarket
Salt Air Farmers Market
Every Sunday: The Salt Air Farmers Market runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday year-round at the Marineland Marina, 101 Tolstoy Lane, from A1A South, across the street from Marineland Dolphin Adventure. The market features locally grown produce, seafood, bread, fruit, honey, soaps, tide clocks, art and more. Free admission and parking. Go to www.saltairfarmersmarket.com