Friday: April 27
Rise Against in ConcertEnjoy an alternative music performance by Rise Against in St. Augustine during their Spring 2012 Tour. This show promises great performances, including special appearances by A Day to Remember and Title Fight. The show takes place at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, located at 1340C A1A S. on Anastasia Island in St. Augustine. Advance tickets are $39.50 and $31.50. Day of show thickets are $42.50 and $34.50. For more information, visit St. Augustine Amphitheatre or call 904-209-0366.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday: April 27-29
17TH Annual Rhythm & Ribs FestivalEnjoy non-stop music and award-winning scrumptious barbecue all weekend long, plus a Saturday night performance by JJ Grey and Mofro! Other activities include lots of tasty ribs and barbecue, vendors and plenty of children's activities. Rhythm & Ribs takes place at Francis Field, located behind the historic Downtown Parking Facility on West Castillo Drive in St. Augustine. The festival hours are Friday 5 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is $2 per person, except Saturday evening, when it is $5. Kids 12 and under are free. Rhythm and Ribs or call 904.669.1872
HMS Bounty Visits St. Augustine
Visit the replica of The Bounty, built for the 1962 movie Mutiny on the Bounty with Marlon Brando, when it stops at the St. Augustine Municipal Marina for dockside tours. Plus, get a discount ticket to experience both the Bounty and St. Augustine's Pirate and Treasure Museum. Guests can learn how the ship works today from the crew members who sail her, as well as see how sailors lived and worked 200 years ago. In addition to being skilled sailors, the Bounty crew is knowledgeable in maritime history and movies. A discount ticket to visit both the Bounty and The Pirate Museum are available at the Museum or from their website and are priced at $18.99 for adults (a $22.99 value) and children ages 5-12 $9.99 (a $11.99 value) Tickets to tour the Bounty only are available at the City Marina and are $10 for adults and $5 for children. The Bounty will be docked at the City Marina in historic St. Augustine and available for tours each day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; the Pirate and Treasure Museum will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Pirate Museum and Tall Ship Bounty
Florida's Birding and PhotoFest
Experience northeast Florida's abundant bird life and photogenic natural beauty by stopping by the 2012 Florida's Birding & PhotoFest! The festival is headquartered at the Whitney Lab for Marine Bioscience at Marineland, located 15 miles south of St. Augustine on A1A. Discover the region's phenomenal bird life and the abundant natural habitats that sustain them. This Festival is guaranteed to excite nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. For more information, visit Florida's Birding and Photo Festival