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Free Attractions to St. Johns County Residents


St. Augustine, Florida, our nation’s oldest city, is a great place to visit, but even a better place to live. Locals enjoy year-round activities, BUT we get to attend many of them at either a free or discounted rate! 

FLAVORS OF FLORIDA'S HISTORIC COAST:  Throughout the month of October, more than 20 outstanding restaurants in the St. Augustine area are offering special Prix Fixe menus featuring luncheon and dinner specials.

October is free-admission month for all St. Johns County residents at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum.  

 St. Johns County residents with a valid ID are always admitted free of charge to:



Visitors and St. Johns County residents have other free admission attractions including:



Visit St. Augustine. You will not want to leave. That's what happened to many of us that now call this beautiful historic fishing village by the sea home.

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.

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Comment balloon 3 commentsBarbara Jenness • October 28 2010 07:47AM


great info Barbara, alot of locals do not realize the great FREE deals in St.Johns County.

Posted by Beth Ruggeri (Watson Realty) over 9 years ago
How do I get these free things. Do I show my drivers licenes to prove residency.or do I need a pass. Where do I get the reduced parking pass.
Posted by alice killgore about 6 years ago

Alice,  just show your driver's license. Parking cards can be purchased at the Utilities building behind the Lightner parking lot.

Posted by Barbara Jenness, St. Augustine FL Real Estate (Barbara B. Jenness, P.A. - St. Augustine, FL) about 6 years ago