Romanza promotes and produces cultural events that showcase St. Augustine's vibrant living culture inf the Nation's Most Romantic City.
ANNUALLY IN MAY:
"ST. AUGUSTINE'S ROMANZA FESTIVALE OF THE ARTS" - 10 Amazing Days in the Nation's Most Romantic City!
Music, Dance, Theatre, Art, Cuisine, Heritage and... Romance!
Over 100 shows, concerts, exhibits, tours and more!
"Romanza Chamber Music Series"
"The Romanza Procession"
"A Little Night Music"
ANNUALLY IN MARCH:
"ST. AUGUSTINE CELTIC MUSIC & HERITAGE FESTIVAL" - In the Nation's Oldest CELTIC City! Arguably the finest international collaboration of Celtic music in the Southern United States.
"ST. AUGUSTINE'S ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE" - The ONLY St. Patrick's Day Parade in Northeast Florida!
May 6-15, 2016
St. Augustine's Romanza Festivale of the Arts is a mix of over 100 events, at least 10 options per day for 10 days, including weekdays. The Festival is collaboration by dozens of independent cultural organizations and businesses. St. Augustine boasts a thriving arts and culture scene, with a diversity of artistic expression and a wealth of talent. The Nation’s Most Romantic City is bustling with live music, a teeming blend of concerts, plays, cafes, small galleries, historic sites, museums, shops and bistros, where it is hard to draw the line between performers and spectators.
The Romanza Procession features re-enactors, pirates, flamenco dancers, belly dancers, revelers in various costumes and the Jacksonville Jaguars Drum-Line. It proceeds up St. George Street, and concludes at the annual “Romanza on Aviles” street-fair produced by that street’s merchants. FREE
Enjoy FREE concerts daily at noon including performances by:St. Augustine String Trio; Countertenor/Piano with Hector Gonzalez & Zeek Smith; Piano Four Hands Recital with Kathleen Vande Berg & Linda Wills; North Florida Women’s Chorus ; St. Augustine Youth Chorus; Elizabethan Consort; Glad Melody Gang - Recorder Ensemble; St. Augustine Youth Orchestra. The Chamber Series is part of St. Augustine's Romanza Festivale of the Arts May 6-15, 2016.
A series of FREE evening concerts featuring a variety of talent performing in St. Augustine historic settings – usually two performers per evening. A Little Night Music is part of St. Augustine's Romanza Festivale of the Arts May 6-15, 2016.
March 10-12, 2017
The St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival is a celebration of the culture and heritage of the of the Nation’s Oldest CELTIC City, founded in 1565 by colonists from the Celtic region of Spain.
The Festival offers arguably the finest collaboration of Celtic music performers in the Southern US, from traditional to Celtic rock. International artists such as the Dublin City Ramblers, Albannach and Rathkeltair, and many more provide non-stop first-class Celtic music.
The Celtic Festival is a family-friendly event with something for everyone - Over a dozen different entertainment acts in two days: music, dance, storytel
ing, comedy, Gaelic lessons, and penny whistle lessons, Scottish Highland Games competitions, Clan heritage gathering and information, entertainment for children including Celtic storytelling, singing, magic, penny whistle lessons and games.
Wear the Green. Don your kilts, tams, and sashes, and display your Celtic pride – Find the CELT in YOU!
The ONLY St. Patrick's Day Parade in Northeast Florida!
The Parade is an annual celebration of St. Augustine’s Celtic heritage and the Emerald Isle’s most revered saint. With over 800 participants and thousands of spectators, lads and lasses converge upon the Ancient City each year, donning their tartans and green attire.
The Parade is concurrent with the St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival (which is a 3-day event the same weekend as the Parade) Come and see the Parade, spend the weekend to attend the Celtic Music & Heritage Festival and celebrate you Celtic heritage in the Natino's Oldest CELTIC City! FREE