Looking for local ideas for holiday gifts this year?
Here are some ideas to spread holiday cheer by keeping holiday dollars in the community.
REC & TECH
FREESTYLE SHARK TIDE WATCH
This watch features tide and sunrise/sunset data, and is water resistant to 100 meters. $99.00
BLUE SKY SURF SHOP
517 Anastasia Boulevard
AUDIO TECHNICA AT-LP60 FULLY AUTOMATIC TURNTABLE
The perfect solution if you’re getting into — or back into — vinyl. $99.00
281 D King Street
RINSEKIT PLUS PORTABLE SHOWER
Enjoy pressurized hot water anywhere, without pumping or batteries, for up to six minutes. Holds two gallons of water. $100.00
PIT SURF SHOP
18 A Street
LEZYNE MACRO GPS
This advanced technology features Strava Live Segments, “breadcrumb maps,” phone notifications, and turn-by-turn navigation.
A1A CYCLE WORKS
5543 A1A South
MINORCAN MIKE’S DATIL PEPPER SALSA AND JELLY
Minorcan Mike’s is a St. Augustine, family-owned company specializing in all things datil! Get your own “sweet with a little heat” products at various local vendors or online.
Enjoy delicious, ethically sourced and expertly roasted coffee! from $15.00
THE KOOKABURRA COFFEE
24 Cathedral Place, 1835 US 1 South,
647 A1A Beach Boulevard, and 76 Dockside Drive
CLASSIC BONBON & TRUFFLE GIFT BOXED COLLECTIONS
Claude’s finest milk & dark chocolate bonbons & truffles are filled with a delicious assortment of handcrafted ganache, nut, and caramel centers. $10.00 – $35.00
6 Granada Street
GINGERBREAD TILE COOKIE
Indulge in a bit of nostalgia this holiday season with these sophisticated and delicious gingerbread tiles. $16.00
THE ANCIENT OLIVE
47 King Street
DOG DAY SHRUB
Dog Day Shrub is made locally using the best local produce and is a great addition for making your own craft cocktails, sodas, and dressings. $20.00
73 San Marco Avenue
Basic Painting & Exploring Watercolor classes are available for beginner to intermediate artists. $180.00 and up
GEORGIA NICK GALLERY
11A Aviles Street
STAINED GLASS CLASSES
Learn the art of crafting beautiful stained glass – no experience required! $30.00 and up
D & L ART GLASS
107 Allgood Circle, Suite 6
CROCODILE CROSSING ZIP LINE ADVENTURE
Zip through the treetops and conquer over 50 aerial obstacles while enjoying the view of the park. $37.00 and up
ST. AUGUSTINE ALLIGATOR FARM ZOOLOGICAL PARK
999 Anastasia Boulevard
Immerse yourself in a salt cave filled with 25,000 lbs. of therapeutic Polish and Himalayan salts, beneficial for respiratory support, detoxification, and relaxation. $33.00 and up
SALT SPA ST. AUGUSTINE
28 Cordova Street
DOLPHIN, BIRDING, & NATURAL HISTORY BOAT EXCURSION
Explore saltwater rivers and creeks in search of wild dolphins, unique birdlife, elusive manatees, plus whatever floats by. $15.00-$40.00
ST. AUGUSTINE ECO TOURS
111 Avenida Menendez
This is the perfect family-friendly adventure, led by professional guides above the St. Augustine Aquarium and through a corner of Wild Florida! $55.00-$60.00
ZIPSTREAM’S CASTAWAY CANOPY ADVENTURE
2045-B SR 16
Northeast Florida’s only virtual reality arcade where both old and young come together to experience a 360 degree virtual world of their choice. $25 / HOUR
904 -679- 5766
GIFT OF TIME
Many thanks to St. Johns Volunteers! for sharing these volunteer opportunities. They have many more available to suit a variety of schedules, abilities, and interests. Learn more by visiting the St. Johns Volunteers website, or calling 904-584-9600.
BE A PAL
Help shape a child’s future by being a “big brother” or “big sister.”
PET FOOD DRIVE
The Pet Food Pantry helps pet owners keep their pets instead of relinquishing them to shelters.
Perform basic home repairs and yard work to help seniors remain in their own homes longer.
Become a C.H.A.M.P.I.O.N. mentor through this special program designed for people with limited time who want to have a significant impact. Meet with an elementary school student for one hour every two weeks during the lunch period.