37th Seafood Festival Welcomes You!

February 17, 2018

The popular St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival returns in March, bringing boatloads of seafood delicacies, entertainment and 100 artisans to the Ancient City for three days of food and fun including a musical lineup featuring a Grammy nominee and regional favorites.  

To be held Friday, March16 through Sunday, March 18 at Francis Field in downtown St. Augustine, the festival will serve up a seafood delights, with everything from traditional fish and shrimp, to lobster rolls, conch salad, grilled octopus, crab cakes, Cajun specialties and so much more on the menu. Food vendors will also offer BBQ, pizza, desserts and many festival foods. 

Family fun can be had in the Kids Zone on the kiddie rides and in Spanish Landing, which include clowns, magic shows, children’s drumline and the chance to meet popular characters such as the Little Mermaid, Princesses and the Minions. 

We invite you to come and enjoy the food, fun, shopping and entertainment while supporting a worthy cause for those in need.  

Presenting sponsor is Winn-Dixie. Additional major sponsors are Coors, Money Pages, I Heart Radio Stations, Tobacco Free Florida and Beach 105.5.  

Hours and admission 

Francis Field is located at 25 W. Castillo Drive in downtown St Augustine.  Hours are 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 16; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 17; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 18. Admission is $5 for adults; children 15 and under are free (all food is available for an additional charge). Active duty military with ID are also free. Proceeds from the festival benefit the charitable activities of the St. Augustine Lions Foundation. For more information, email admin@lionsfestival.com, or visit www.lionsfestival.com Join us on www.facebook.com/staugustinelionsfestival too

Free parking shuttle available 

On Saturday, March 17 and Sunday March 18, free parking with a shuttle to the seafood festival will be available. Visitor can take advantage of the free parking at the St. Johns County Health Department, located at 200 San Sebastian View, or at the north San Marco lot at 301 San Marco Ave. Shuttles will pick up and drop off visitors at these two locations during Festival hours on Saturday and Sunday only.

Mark your Calendars!

May 20, 2017

Hey, We’re Havin’ Fun Now!  Delicious food, artists & craftsmen exhibiting their wares and an entertainment lineup featuring Jazz, Pop, Motown, Country, and Americana music are just a few of the highlights of the 37th St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival.

To be held Friday March 16th through Sunday March 18th on Francis Field in downtown St. Augustine. The festival will serve up boatloads of food and present a three-day lineup of entertainment, family fun and affordable arts & crafts in the Arts Village. Eat, Drink and Shop till you Drop!

Proceeds from the festival benefit the charitable activities of the St. Augustine Lions Foundation. For more information, email admin@lionsfestival.com , call 904-829-1753 or visit www.facebook.com/staugustinelionsfestival

Hey, We’re Havin’ Fun! 2017 Festival Announcement

May 6, 2016

36th St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival

May 7, 2016

Hey, We’re Havin’ Fun Now!  Delicious seafood, over 100 artists & craftsmen and an entertainment lineup featuring Jazz, Country, and Americana music are just a few of the highlights of the 36th St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival.

To be held Friday March 3rd through Sunday March 5th at Francis Field in downtown St. Augustine, the festival will serve up boatloads of seafood. Along with the wide assortment of seafood, the Festival will present a three-day lineup of entertainment, family fun and affordable arts & crafts in the Arts Village. Eat, Drink and Shop till you Drop!

Family fun can be had in the Kidz Zone, Pirate Village and Spanish Landing. Be sure to catch the Clown Adventure, Mayhem the Pirate Magician and Nutter Interactive percussion. For the youngsters, come and meet their favorite superhero or fairy tail princess.

Proceeds from the festival benefit the charitable activities of the St. Augustine Lions Foundation. For more information, email admin@lionsfestival.com , call 904-829-1753 or visit www.facebook.com/staugustinelionsfestival

Hey, We’re Havin’ Fun Now! 35th S.A.L. Seafood Festival

February 7, 2016

Hey, We’re Havin’ Fun Now! Delicious seafood, over 100 artists & crafters and an entertainment lineup featuring Jazz, Country, and Americana music are just a few of the highlights of the 35th St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival, presented by Winn-Dixie.

To be held Friday March 4th through Sunday March 6th at Francis Field in downtown St. Augustine, the festival will serve up boatloads of seafood, with everything from lobster tail and conch fritters, to southern fried shrimp, octopus, wild Salmon, jambalaya and blue crab burritos on the menu. More than 20 food vendors will offer up seafood and other choices like Greek, BBQ, pizza, sweet treats and so much more.

Along with the wide assortment of seafood, the Festival will present a three-day lineup of entertainment, with Linda Cole – niece of Nat King Cole, Florida State Bluegrass Band and rising star of Country Folk music Christian Lopez. More than 100 arts and crafts vendors will also exhibit their work in the Arts Village. Eat, Drink and Shop till you Drop!

Family fun can be had in the Kidz Zone, Pirate Village and Spanish Landing. Be sure to catch the Clown Adventure, Mayhem the Pirate Magician and Nutter Interactive percussion. Rides will be for kids and can be enjoyed all day with a discount ride wristband. For the youngsters, come and meet their favorite superhero or fairy tail princess.

In addition to presenting sponsor Winn-Dixie, festival sponsors include The St. Augustine Record, TotallyStAugustine.com, Money Pages, Beach 105.5, RE/MAX 100 Realty, Fresh from Florida® and United Rentals.

Francis Field is located at 25 W. Castillo Drive, next to the downtown parking garage. Hours are 3 to 9 p.m. Friday March 4th, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday March 5th and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday March 6th. Admission is $5 for adults; children 15 and under are free. Active duty military with ID are also free. Proceeds from the festival benefit the charitable activities of the St. Augustine Lions Foundation. For more information, email admin@lionsfestival.com , call 904-829-1753 or visit www.facebook.com/staugustinelionsfestival

Hey We’re Havin Fun Now!

July 19, 2015

Hey We’re Havin Fun Now! Get ready to eat great seafood; tap your toes to live music, and then stroll through more than 100 arts and crafts exhibitors. These are just a few of the highlights of the 35th St Augustine Lions Seafood Festival, to be held March 4th-6th, 2016. Presented by Winn-Dixie, the Festival features tons of delicious food, outstanding music and affordable arts & crafts. Families will enjoy the Kidz Zone, Spanish Landing and Pirate Village.

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March 3, 2015

The St Augustine Lions want to know: Are you ready to eat great seafood; tap your toes to live music, and then shop more than 100 arts and crafts exhibitors? Then you want to set sail for the 33rd St Augustine Lions Seafood Festival, presented by Winn Dixie, to be held March 21st-23rd, 2014. Continue reading

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