ADA Compliance
The City of St. Augustine remains committed to providing accessibility to all and provides for handicapped accessible parking in the city. For a map of accessible parking locations, Click Here To notify the city regarding accessibility concerns contact: Will Franke, Building Official, Phn: 904.825.1065, Fax: 904.209.4335, Email: wfranke@citystaug.com; or Todd Grant, Public Works Deputy Director, Phn: 904.825.1040, Fax: 904.209.4286, Email: tgrant@citystaug.com. You may also write either of these contacts at City of St. Augustine, P.O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL 32085-0210.

Consumer Confidence Report
The City of St. Augustine remains committed to providing clean and safe drinking water. For the previous year's sampling results please click here. To notify the city regarding water treatment concerns contact: Patrick Timoney, Water Treatment Plant Supervisor, Phn: 904.825.1044, Fax: 904.823-2280, Email: ptimoney@citystaug.com; or woperators@citystaug.com, or write the City of St. Augustine, P.O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL 32085-0210.

Welcome to the official web site of St. Augustine’s Concerts in the Plaza, the free outdoor concert series held in the historic Plaza de la Constitucion every Thursday from the first week of April through the end of the summer.

Reminiscent of days gone by when friends and families would gather in the early evening to listen to music in the town square, Concerts in the Plaza brings a wide variety of musical entertainment to the historic downtown all summer long.

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The 2007 Concerts in the Plaza Schedule

Directions to the Plaza de la Constitucion

Directions to Parking and Free Shuttle to Plaza

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St. Augustine's historic Plaza de la Constitución is the site for Concerts in the Plaza's weekly performances every Thursday through August.

St. Augustine’s Concerts in the Plaza

“The best way to spend a
Thursday night in St. Augustine.”

Now in its 17th season, St. Augustine’s Concerts in the Plaza, is truly a summer tradition. Bluegrass, blues, jazz, country, swing, folk, old-time, pop, Concerts in the Plaza has something for everyone.

The free two-hour performances are staged every Thursday at 7:00pm through the end of August from The Gazebo in St. Augustine’s historic Plaza de la Constitución. Those attending may wish to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited in the Plaza de la Constitución.

Concerts in the Plaza, which started the first week in April, is made possible by the City of St. Augustine with support from Florida East Coast Industries, The St. Augustine Record, the Historic St. Augustine Area Council of the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce, Sunny 94.1 / WSOS-FM and the St. Johns County Tourist Development Council.

Up Coming Concerts Offer Big Variety

Concerts in the Plaza prides itself on providing a variety of entertainment by showcasing the best in local musical talent. This season features some of the most popular bands from past seasons as well as some new faces. For a complete schedule, click here.

July 12 Joe Wytiaz & Jan Crawford
jazz & blues
 
   
July 19 The Driftwoods
contemporary & original bluegrass

The Driftwoods (above) pictured in a previous Concert in the Plaza performance, will  bring their contemporary and original bluegrass to the Plaza on July 19.

July 26 The Company
classic high-energy rock
   
August 2 The Restless Kind
variety country
   
August 9 The Falling Bones
vintage rock/rhythm & blues
   
August 16 Mike Hart Band
blues, jazz & rock
August 23 Skin & Bonz & The Big Hungry Boys
old-time & bluegrass

Skin and Bonz and the Big Hungry Boys (above) will fill the Plaza with the best in old time and bluegrass music and are sure to have the audience square dancing before the evening’s over.

Mid-Life Crisis (below), always a crowd pleaser, will perform on the final Thursday night concert with lots of favorites from the grand old days of rock ‘n roll.

August 30 Mid-Life Crisis Band
variety of pop & rock classics
   
September 3 Labor Day /
1:00pm-5:00pm
St. Augustine Jazz Society presents:
ET Swings The Thing Quartet Nightfall

Park ‘n Ride ‘n Listen

A free shuttle runs between the Plaza and the Historic Downtown Parking Facility until 10:00pm on Thursdays when concerts are scheduled. Parking at the facility is $1.25 per hour with a maximum of $7.50, or during some peak holidays, the fee is $5.00 paid upon entry.

Rain? What rain?

Concerts in the Plaza rarely cancels a performance. As it often said: The only way you’ll know if a concert is cancelled is to be there. Performances will be cancelled only if the safety of the performers and the audience is deemed in jeopardy. If a concert is cancelled in advance, every effort will be made to notify the public through the local media.

Those who make it possible

Concerts in the Plaza would not be possible without cooperative public and private support of

Need to know more?

Concerts in the Plaza is produced by the City of St. Augustine’s Public Affairs Department. For more information, call 904.825.1004 during weekday office hours. You may also contact the office via email at wbray@ci.st-augustine.fl.us or by writing to Department of Public Affairs, P. O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL  32085-0210.

Proud Sponsors of Concerts in the Plaza

 

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