It's going to be another great weekend in the St. Augustine area this weekend. This is the weekend that begins the Nights of Lights in St. Augustine! The whole city has lots of tiny white lights from November 19th - January 31, 2012.
Don't forget the Super Scenic 72-Mile Garage Sale on Saturday, November 19th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in St. Johns and Flagler counties.
A quick summary of this weekend's festivities include:
Friday, November 18th
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Holiday Shoppes at Ponte Vedra Cultural Center - 50 Executive Way. $5 Admission
6 p.m. - Unveiling of a cannon at the St. Augustine Lighthouse - 81 Lighthouse Avenue. The unveiling is at 7 p.m. $20 donation
Saturday, November 19th
St. Augustine Marathon Weekend - Call 305-716-1111
7 a.m. 10K Run
7:15 a.m. 5K Family Run
9:30 a.m. Kid's Race
8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Super Scenic 72-Mile Garage Sale
9 a.m. - noon Cruise to Ft. Matanzas from Vilano Boat Ramp. $30/person
10 a.m - noon Kayak Tour - Call 904-377-7256 for reservations. $40/adult, $35 ages 6-12.
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 16th-century Spanish Florida Heritage event - Mission Nombre de Dios Museum on San Marco Ave.
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Tolomato Cemetery Tours
12:30 p.m - 8:30 p.m. Kids Rock the Nation - St. Augustine Amphitheatre
1 p.m. Salt Marshes of Ft. Mose; $2/person. Children under 6 free
6:30 Nights of Lights Celebration - downtown St. Augustine
Sunday, November 20th
6:05 a.m. St. Augustine Full and Half Marathon
For more details on all of the above events plus EVEN MORE EVENTS, visit What's Happening in St. Augustine.
Barbara Jenness takes joy in assisting people in buying or selling their home or land in northeast Florida (St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, and Jacksonville). She is a community activist and leader serving as President of Friends of A1A 2008-2010, Past President of Scenic & Historic A1A in St. Johns County for over 10 years, and past vice-president of Vilano Beach Main Street (North Shores Improvement Association). She is a past president for WCR in St. Augustine and a member of South Ponte Vedra Civic Association, Porpoise Point, Serenata Beach Club, and Palencia. She founded and is a Past President of the St. Augustine Regional Council (StAR Council) to promote the St. Augustine area to individuals outside the region.
Awards: REALTOR of the Year, Businesswoman of the Year, SPIRIT Award Passion, Five-Star Best in Client Satisfaction-7 Years Winner