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Sugar Cane Harvest Festival w/ JJ Grey

St. Augustine Distillery

St. Augustine Distillery’s 2nd Annual Sugar Cane Harvest will feature a solo performance by JJ Grey of JJ Grey & Mofro, the Rivernecks, Lonesome Burt and the Skinny Lizzards, Brent Byrd and the Suitcase Gypsies!

The event features local restaurants, farmers and artisans that source their produce and ingredients locally. It is an old fashioned cane boil and music fair, with fresh from the farm drinks and delicious meals.

Attendees are invited to watch sugar cane milled in a Cast Iron Sugar mill built in 1883 and enjoy a traditional old fashioned cane boil. Other activities include tractor tours and games. The event is $5 per person and all ages are welcome. Parking is $10 per car and we encourage you to carpool.



KYV Farm 7086 County Road 16A St. Augustine 32092




Can I still buy a ticket to the 2nd Annual Sugar Cane Harvest Festival?
YES, tickets are still available online via Eventbrite.   We encourage that you purchase tickets in advance. If the event sells out it will be posted on the St. Augustine Distillery Website.


Are there refunds?
Sorry, No Refunds.

The event is Rain or Shine.



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Where is the best place to park?
Parking on the farm is limited. The cost is $10 per car. We will park closest to the event first. WE ENCOURAGE CAR POOLING.


What should I wear?

We recommend that you reference the weather report before you get dressed. Wear clothes that are appropriate to wear on an organic farm (no open toed shoes).   You will be exposed to the elements….


Do you allow tailgating?



What is there to do?

Old Fashioned Sugar Cane Boil (all day)

Tour the sugar cane field & taste fresh cane

Tour KYV Farm & Ruffled Feathers Farm

Watch sugar cane being pressed on an antique cast iron mill

Live Music

Over 10 food and beverage vendors
What time does the festival start?
Doors open at 11am

Music starts at 11:30am

What time does it end?
We anticipate the event will end before 4p

What are the set times?
11:30 Brent Byrd & the Suitcase Gypsies

12:15 Lonesome Burt & the Skinny Lizards

1:00 The Rivernecks

2:00 JJ Grey
Can I bring my child?
Yes, kids 3 years of age and under are free but need to be attended by an adult 18 or over at all times.

What are the food & drink options?
Slow Foods First Coast Farm fresh Cocktails and N/A Drinks

Big Island Bowls


South in Your Mouth

Bold City Pops

Smokin D’s

Corner Taco

Lil Luli’s

The Pink Cupcake

Super Food Truck

Delish Kebabs

Can I bring an empty water bottle?
Empty water bottles are allowed in the festival.
Is there a Lost & Found?
Yes, the Lost & Found will be located at entrance to the festival.

Will there be Wi-Fi?
No. Please turn off your phone and enjoy the event.

Items NOT allowed into the festival:
No Outside Food or Beverage
No Unauthorized Vending
No Weapons
No Animals
No Chains
No Cigarettes
No Drugs
No Drug Paraphernalia
No Laser Pointers
No Fireworks
No Large Backpacks
No Chains / Chain Wallets
No Tailgating
No Refunds, Exchanges, or Cancellations

Items ALLOWED into the festival:
OK All Ages Welcome
OK Hats
OK Sunblock
OK Sunglasses
OK Cameras