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News & Events

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Tragic Fire at our Animal Sanctuary on Dec. 19


Dec. 19, 2019 - Ayla's Acres Animal Sanctuary, in Greenville, FL, suffered a tragic fire on the night of Dec 19, killing 11 animals.
Three cats are still missing. Read more about the fire, click here.

* News coverage of fire - St. Augustine Record
* News coverage - Action News Jax

New Animal Rescue Facility in 2020

Dec. 2019 - Ayla's Acres breaking ground in early 2020 on new 10,000 sq-ft rescue and adoption facility in St. John's County.
Read more about Peter's Friend's Animal Resource Center, click here.



Upcoming Events

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SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23
ANCIENT CITY BREWING
3420 Agricultural Center Dr
12PM to 3PM
Yum! Chili Cookoff - Suggested $5 Chili Tasting Donation - to benefit Ayla’s Acres

There will also be Sweet Treats Concessions dessert truck on-site, and live music by Music by The Edge.
Chili categories include beer-based or regular. *Participants must use Ancient City Brewing beers if planning on making beer-based chili.


More info....click here



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THURSDAY, FEB. 27
ANCIENT CITY BREWERY
CUDDLE BUS
6-9PM
Join us at Ancient City Brewing for licks, laughs and cuddles with our adoptable dogs! Great beers, food trucks and dog kisses all for a great cause.

Ancient City Brewery is located 3420 Agricultural Centre Drive, St. Augustine - off Rt 16 (near outlet mall).

Click here for directions.



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SATURDAY, MARCH 7
1 MILE FUN WALK/RUN
STA CITY MARKET
10AM to 3PM
1st Annual Celebrity Pooch 1 Mile Fun Walk. This is a party for your dog, but you can come too! Don't have a dog- no worries you can reserve one of our adoptable dogs. Call us for details.
A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit Ayla's Acres. Other events that day include: Paint Your Pet, Doggie Yoga, Doggie Pawdicures, Free Family Photos with your Dog, Dog Adoptions, Top Dog Eating Contest (where you compete against your own dog!) Pawject Runway Doggie Fashion Show.....


STA City Market is located at 399 Riberia Street downtown St. Augustine.
More info....click here

Paint Your Pet

SATURDAY, MARCH 7
PAINT YOUR PET!
STA CITY MARKET
10AM to 3PM
Festival for dogs! Come get artsy at STA City Market and paint your pet!
Bring your favorite photo of your furry (or feathery or scaly) friend and we will provide all materials needed to create a painting of your beloved pet to cherish forever! No experience necessary as a skilled professional artist will assist you in sketching out your pet and will guide you through the painting process every step of the way!
STA Market is located at 399 Riberia Street downtown St. Augustine. A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit Ayla's Acres!


More info....click here


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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18
YAPPY HOUR!
CASA MONICA HOTEL
4:00-6:00 PM
Ruff week? Bring your well-behaved, leashed dog and come out to Yappy Hour downtown St. Augustine at the Casa Monica Hotel on King Street.

You can meet some of our dogs ready for adoption! This event will take place every 3rd Wednesday of each month. Mark your calendars!







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FRANCIS FIELD EVENTS
MARCH 2020
CELTIC FESTIVAL
SEAFOOD FESTIVAL
RYTHYM & RIBS
Park for the day for only $10 at our 93 Orange Street parking lot, right next to Francis Field!

Celtic Festival March 14 & 15
Parking lot hours
Saturday 7:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Sunday 9 AM to 6 PM

Seafood Festival March 20-22
Parking lot hours
Friday 3 to 8 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM to 8 PM
Sunday 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Rythym & Ribs Blues Festival March 27-29
Parking lot hours
Friday 4 to 7 PM
Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM
Sunday 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Map to 93 Orange Street, St. Augustine FL
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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29
30 IROQUOIS AVE
8AM - 1PM
Come check out our thrift store's overflow warehouse for great bargains!

This is not at our King Street Thrift Store. Our Warehouse is located at 30 Iroquois Street, St. Augustine. Behind the Dunkin Donuts off US Rt1, by the St. Augustine Shipyard (across from the Winn Dixie/PetSupermarket/Metro Diner plaza).

Directions to 30 Iroquois Ave, click here.





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LOVE ANIMALS?

Ayla's Acres is In need of secure and loving foster homes for our rescue cats and dogs.

Fostering an animal is temporary while the cat/dog is waiting to find a fur-ever home. We supply everything you would need to care for your foster!

Complete an application

Cat Foster Application
Dog Foster Application




SATURDAY, FEB 22
SATURDAY, MARCH 7
SATURDAY, MARCH 21
SATURDAY, APRIL 4
Every other Saturday Adoption Events
at Pet Supermarket
from 11:00am to 2:00pm

If you are interested in adopting (or fostering) one of our furry rescues, we recommend you complete our adoption application prior to the adoption event. This helps expedite the process so you may take your new friend home as soon as possible. See all of our animals available for adoption, click here.

Cat Adoption Application
Dog Adoption Application

SATURDAY, FEB. 29
SATURDAY, MARCH 14
SATURDAY, MARCH 28
SATURDAY, APRIL 11
Every other Saturday from 11:00am - 3:00pm
is cat and kitten adoption day at our Thrift Store, located at 142 King Street, St. Augustine, FL. Come out and meet some of our purr-fect little adoptable kitties!

Ready to adopt? Complete our
Cat Adoption Form
prior to your visit.

Visit our Thrift Shop web page
for store location and hours.


OAK OUTREACH
at Colonial Oak Music Park
St. George Street
The 2020 Oak Outreach will host numerous live music events throughout the year, with proceeds of the evenings benefiting Ayla’s Acres and St. Augustine Youth Services (SAYS). Free admission, and raffles, silent auction, and fundraising bar. Oh, and dancing! Watch this page for updates on these upcoming events!

For more information on Colonial Oak,
visit Colonial Oak Music Park.
located at 33 Saint George Street,
St. Augustine, FL 32084


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