How to do the Night of Lights in St. Augustine, Florida

The Night of Lights “turns on” nightly from November 19, 2016 – January 31, 2017. These are hints from local St. Augustine photographer Robin Anderson on “how to do” The Night of Lights. This guide provides maps, photos and links to resources to assist you in planning your visit. Read all about how to enjoy the oldest city in the nation during the holidays, whether you like to sing carols, enjoy cookies and apple cider or just cozy up under a blanket with your sweetheart!

St. Augustine’s Night of Lights

Night of Lights in Historic St. Augustine is a spectacular sight this Christmas season. Tourists and townspeople are friendly and happy to be out on this warm December night!

The city will stay turned on until January 31st, 2017. If you visit northeast Florida, make a stop in St. Augustine to see the lights… and be sure to ride the Trolley or the Red Train. Riders can be heard singing carols for blocks coming and going! A carriage ride is also an option for up to 4 people for a set price.