There are plenty of things to do after dinner in St. Augustine, ranging from live entertainment at local bars to award-winning performances and lots more. There's more than just drinks and music, even, with theatres and ghost tours also available.

    Some of the greatest offerings in town are only available at night, so don't hesitate to check out the sprawling nightlife options available here. For the cream of the crop, start with our list of the best things to do after dinner in St. Augustine.


    Stogies Cigar Bar

    Enjoy premium wines, craft beers and cigars

    • Nightlife

    Stogies Cigar Bar is a great place to relax if you're looking to spend time with friends and enjoy a smoke and a drink. While there are plenty of premiere cigars on offer, as you'd expect, you'll also find a surprisingly varied and extensive list of craft beer and wine.

    A lot of the options available are local favourites, but you'll find more obscure selections available, too. There's even live music performed here every night of the week, so you can enjoy a show along with a smoke and a drink to round out your night.

    Location: 36 Charlotte St #3646, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA

    Open: Monday–Saturday from 2 pm to 2 am, Sunday from 1 pm to 2 am

    Phone: +1 904-826-4008


    Cellar Upstairs Wine and Jazz Bar

    Keep the wine tour going after dark

    • Nightlife
    • Couples

    Cellar Upstairs Wine and Jazz Bar is the place where San Sebastian Winery keeps the good times rolling. Already a  stunning destination that offers picturesque tours of their land, this bar allows you to try some of their products with some live music.

    In this lounge area, you'll find a wide selection of their best wines, along with imported and domestic beers, including craft selections. The live music plays most nights, focusing on jazz, r&b, and blues genres.

    Location: 157 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA

    Phone: +1 904-826-1594


    Forgotten Tonic

    A laid-back yet classy bar

    • Nightlife
    • Couples
    • Luxury

    At Forgotten Tonic, you'll find a wide selection of spirits, wine, beer, and cocktails available, so everyone can find something to their liking. The atmosphere inside is notably upscale, yet it's welcoming with a casual environment that doesn't come with all the rules that typically accompany fine-dining experiences. The service at the bar is quick and friendly as well, so you can get to enjoying your drinks in no time.

    Location: 6 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA

    Open: Sunday–Thursday from noon to 11 pm, Friday–Saturday from noon to midnight

    Phone: +1 904-827-9055


    Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

    An excellent live music venue

    • Nightlife
    • Couples
    • Families

    Ponte Vedra Concert Hall is a great place to see live musical performances in St. Augustine. This performing arts facility specialises in live music, but they're not limited to classical orchestras. While that is part of their calendar quite often, you'll find several other genres on display, as well, including folk music, classic rock, and electronic.

    Big-name performers have graced the stage here before, creating a long history of delighting audiences. You can go in expecting nothing short of the best and still come out satisfied.

    Location: 1050 A1A N, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082, USA

    Phone: +1 904-209-0399


    St. Augustine Amphitheatre

    A beautiful outdoor performance venue

    • Nightlife
    • Couples
    • Families
    • Photo

    Constructed for the city's 400th anniversary, the St. Augustine Amphitheatre has become a hub for live performances in the city, with all sorts of big-name acts putting on shows here. You'll find musical performances from touring international artists and smaller performers alike, and plays and musicals are conducted here, as well.

    The amphitheatre was originally constructed to showcase a Pulitzer prize-winning playwright's storey about the founding of St. Augustine, so expect a very varied schedule. You should also consider exploring the walking trails in the surrounding arboretum (maybe do that during the day, though).

    Location: 1340C A1A S, St. Augustine, FL 32080, USA

    Phone: +1 904-209-0367


    St. Augustine Ghosts & Gravestones Tour

    Discover some of the spooky stories of St. Augustine

    • Unusual
    • Families
    • History
    • Photo

    You can join St. Augustine Ghosts & Gravestones Tour if you're feeling brave after the sun sets in town. This trolly tour takes you to some of the most haunted places in town. With over 4 centuries of history, St. Augustine has no shortage of them. In fact, it has some of the best frightening tales to tell through its streets.

    You can enter a wax museum to see horrifying creations. Then visit the "Old Jail" where you may even come face to face with an apparition of one of the unfortunate souls who passed there.

    Location: 27 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA

    Open: Daily from 9 am to 9 pm

    Phone: +1 904-826-3663


    Epic Theatres

    Film theatres with a difference

    • Nightlife
    • Couples
    • Families

    Epic Theatres isn't a normal cinema. After all, if you're visiting St. Augustine, why bother doing something you can likely do in your own town? Fortunately, Epic Theatres lives up to its name by creating unique offerings that you can enjoy, which may be a bit tougher to find elsewhere.

    In addition to its regular theatre offerings, this facility also has a space for drive-in films, which are projected on the west wall of the building, and the western car park has plenty of room for many cars. You'll find the latest releases being showcased in addition to old favourites.

    Location: 112 Theatre Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32086, USA

    Phone: +1 904-808-1885


    End Zone

    Kick back and watch the game

    • Nightlife

    End Zone Sports Bar & Billiards is a great place to kick back and watch the game after you've had your dinner. Not only can you watch a variety of games on their large, high-definition televisions, but there is also a large drink menu featuring local craft selections as well as national favourites. As the name suggests, you'll find billiards here as well, so you can play a game of your own during your night out.

    Location: 2446 US-1, St. Augustine, FL 32086, USA

    Open: Daily from noon to 2 am

    Phone: +1 904-797-2344


    Painting with a Twist

    The twist is wine

    • Nightlife
    • Unusual
    • Couples
    • Adventure

    At Painting with a Twist, you can let your creativity run free for a fun-filled afternoon with friends. Your job here is to paint a picture using the provided supplies. The twist is that you're supplied with wine and other alcoholic drinks designed to help you let your creativity flow without inhibitions.

    There are numerous themes available here that change frequently, so no 2 visits are ever the same. It's great for a friendly afternoon out or even a date.

    Location: Riverside Centre, 292 FL-312, St. Augustine, FL 3208, USA

    Open: Wednesday–Friday from 9 am to 3 pm, Saturday from noon to 5 pm, Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm (closed on Mondays and Tuesdays)

    Phone: +1 904-217-8166


    Limelight Theatre

    St. Augustine's only year-round community theatre

    • Nightlife
    • Couples
    • Families

    Limelight Theatre is the local community theatre in St. Augustine that shows off the best artistic talent in the region. You'll find entertaining productions performed here, from classics to original works written by local creators.

    Throughout a performance season, the local troupe will put on 8 shows of different varieties, allowing you to see a multitude of performances through subsequent visits. This is the only year-round community theatre in the area, so be sure to take advantage of its presence.

    Location: 11 Old Mission Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA

    Phone: +1 904-825-1164


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