Florida's Historic Coast Calendar of Events Nights of Lights Nov 2017-Jan 2018 - Page 27

DECEMBER December 7-9 Antique Engine and Tractor Show This show at the Florida Agricultural Museum includes a variety of antique engines, tractors and other mechanical equipment. The show, produced by The North Florida Antique Engine Association, is from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. General admission is $10, and admission for youth is free. 7900 Old Kings Rd. North, Palm Coast 386-446-7630 www.floridaagmuseum.org December 8 St. Augustine Orchestra Holiday Concert The annual St. Augustine Orchestra Holiday Concert will take place at the River House at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults, $5 for students with ID, and admission is free for youth ages 12 and under. 179 Marine St., St. Augustine staugustineorchestra@gmail.com www.staugustineorchestra.org December 8-10 The Light of Christmas Join Turning Point at Calvary for its yearly Light of Christmas event. Drive through the Christmas light display, and then take a stroll through the nativity tent and winter wonderland. This is a free, family friendly event from 6-9 p.m. 3500 S.R. 16, St. Augustine 904-829-9795 www.tpcalvary.com/events December 9 Santa Suits on the Loose 5K St. Augustine Youth Services hosts this 5K at the St. Johns County Pier. The race begins at 8 a.m. Registration ranges from $35-$25. The race route goes through St. Augustine Beach neighborhoods and starts and ends at the pier. Participants have a choice to wear a Santa suit or t-shirt. 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach 904-829-1770 www.racesmith.com/races/santasuitsontheloose5k.html December 9 First Coast Arts and Crafts Show First Coast Arts and Crafts event will be held from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Mark Lance National Guard Armory. There will be many unique items available for purchase. Admission is free. 190 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine 904-669-5950 www.firstcoastcrafts.com December 9 Castillo Holiday Open House Get into the holiday spirit by visiting the Castillo de San Marcos Open House, an annual tradition, from 6-8 p.m. This event is free, and visitors will have the opportunity to explore the fort by lantern light and learn about its 300-year-old history by talking with park volunteers and staff. There will be cannon firings at 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. 1 S. Castillo Dr., St. Augustine 904-829-6506 www.nps.gov/casa 27