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St. Augustine & Ponte Vedra Beach

Planning a family vacation in Florida? Try St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra Beach!

St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra Beach are home to family-friendly inns and resorts, activities and attractions for all ages, and dishes for even the pickiest palate. Traveling with kids is a breeze here! Some ideas to help you plan the best family vacation in Florida are below.

What to do: 

There are many family-friendly things to do in St. Augustine and the surrounding area. Ponte Vedra Inn & Club offers year-round children's activities like arts & crafts and movies, as well as a summer camp June through August. St. Augustine Alligator Farm lets you feed the gators, and kids can learn what school was like more than 200 years ago at the Oldest Wooden Schoolhouse.

Where to stay:

There are a variety of great family-friendly hotels and accommodations in St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra Beach. Previously mentioned Ponte Vedra Inn & Club was voted America’s Best Family Hotel by Travel + Leisure readers. If you're traveling with kids or catering to a larger group you may want a room equpped with a kitchenette and additional sleeper sofa. Try the Saint Augustine Beach House or rent a condo through Ocean Village Club.

Where to eat:

Sunset Grille is a great option for families. The resturant has a kids' menu and a fantastic view. Barnacle Bill’s Seafood Restaurant also has great options for kids, like fried shrimp, mac and cheese, and burgers. Of course, a meal is not complete without dessert. Head to Old Town for some ice cream after dinner — the little ones will love it!

Things to Do

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St. Augustine

An all-volunteer, non-profit organization that produces 13 quality concerts and dance performances each year in partnership with Flagler College. Internationally renowned musicians, orchestras and...

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CEAM is a venue for fostering knowledge and a deep appreciation of contemporary art. As an educational resource for the College and community, CEAM exhibits regional, national and international...

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Whether you're staring in awe as Viktor Zenko floats an audience member above the stage, you're being mezmorized by his ability to manipulate a deck of playing cards, or you're laughing...

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The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is St. Johns County’s leading multi-purpose arts & recreation facility. This award-winning, state-of-the-art, 16-acre outdoor theatre includes 4,100 guest...

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When locals receive a gift from Rembrandtz, they know it's going to be special. This gallery has been voted the "BEST of St Augustine" Every Year since the Contest Began! Filled with Original Art...

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Welcome to High Tide Gallery! Whether you shop with us in St. Augustine, FL or online, we offer you happy, beachy, handmade art and gifts at affordable prices. We treat our customers like friends...

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Founded in 2007 by Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra members Jorge A. Peña (viola) and Jin Kim-Peña (cello), the St. Augustine Music Festival is a free classical music concert series to...

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Professional theater in an intimate setting. Open year 'round. See comedy, dramas, musicals and many additional productions. Classes available for youngsters and adults alike. Visit their website...

Ponte Vedra Beach

The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach is truly the place in our community to create, understand and experience the arts.We accomplish this through exhibitions of local, regional and...

Craig Thorn designed the auditorium in Spanish Renaissance style. Completed in 1991, the auditorium has a total seating capacity of 795. The revolving stage will hold up to 25,000 pounds and...