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Here you will find story ideas centered around six categories of arts, culture, and heritage activities and events on Florida’s Historic Coast. Logos for media use can be found on the Marketing Toolkit page. Images are available by contacting a media representative. And, of course, if you can’t find just what you need here, call or email us today – we’re here to help you tell the best story.

Media Kit


Visual Arts – Visual Arts in St. Augustine – A Feast for the Eyes and the Imagination

Visitors delight in discovering modern galleries, historic buildings transformed into elegant museums, exclusive exhibits, as well as relish in the architecture of historic cathedrals and the buildings created by the many people who have called St. Augustine home for centuries.

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View Visual Arts Event Calendar


Performing Arts – The Performing Arts Take Center Stage in St. Augustine

World-renowned musical artists, opera, gifted actors and others perform for visitors’ enjoyment at unique settings around the greater St. Augustine area.

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Literary Arts – Literature is Preserved and Celebrated on Florida’s Historic Coast

Florida has long been a haven for authors, poets and writers, and St. Augustine’s Historic Coast is no exception.

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View Literary Arts Event Calendar


Festivals – Guide to St. Augustine’s Annual Festivals

For every season there is a festival beckoning you to bask in the mild Florida weather and celebrate arts, culture and heritage on Florida’s Historic Coast

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View Calendar of Festivals


Living History – History Comes to Life

Florida’s Historic Coast is brimming with affordable, regularly-scheduled re-enactments, celebrations, tours and interactive activities that put you right in the middle of 450 years of history.

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Many Cultures – There is Culture Around Every Corner

Timucuan. Spanish. French. British. African. Minorcan. Seminole. Swiss. In its 450-year history, Florida’s Historic Coast has been home to an especially diverse array of peoples – and they’ve all left their mark here.

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View Cultural Calendar

Explore Arts & Culture in St. Johns County

About St. Johns Cultural Council

In partnership with the arts, culture and heritage community on Florida’s Historic Coast, the St. Johns Cultural Council promotes arts, culture and heritage activities and events in St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches. There is “Culture Around Every Corner.”

The St. Johns Cultural Council is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit agency. Under agreement with the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners, the SJCC provides arts, culture and heritage tourism destination marketing services to the county’s Tourist Development Council (TDC). Funding for marketing services comes from a portion of the county’s bed tax. For more information, call (904) 808-7330 or visit www.stjohnsculture.com.

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Media Contact Information

Lou Hammond Group | 843-410-4688