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Founder’s Day 450 years to the day of St. Augustine’s founding is an authentic, re-enactment of Pedro Menéndez’s landing at the Mission Nombre de Dios at 9 am. A procession takes spectators to The Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine for a Commemorative Mass at 11 am led by Cardinal Sean O’Malley, OFM Cap. of the Archdiocese of Boston. The public can view the Mass from a Jumbotron in the west courtyard. At 5:30 pm, the public is invited back to the Basilica led by Cardinal O’Malley. 27 Ocean Ave., St. Augustine
Re- enacting Pedro Menéndez’s founding of St. Augustine in 1565.