Drake's Raid

St. Augustine
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Jun 3, 2017
Downtown area
St. Augustine, FL 32084

The English corsair, Sir Francis Drake, and his raiders return to St. Augustine for an authentic re-creation of the 1586 sack of the city. Join Drake and his raiders on Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. for the 16th century-style military encampment at the Fountain of Youth Park; regular park admission applies. There will be drills, demonstrations and living history interpretations. The re-enactment of the sacking and burning of the town will be on Saturday at 7 p.m. in the old city, beginning at the City Gate on Orange Avenue and ending in the Plaza de la Constitución.