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Entertainment And Things To Do

Find out what's happening in your central Florida neighborhood or community here. Hear about the latest festivals, events, concerts, shows and more!

Found 55 blog entries about Entertainment And Things To Do.

If you're looking to find some Halloween fun, then you're in luck. The Daytona Beach area does a great job offering loads of haunting, horrifying and not-so-scary happy halloween experiences for locals. Whether you're seeking Halloween entertainment options for the youngsters in your life, or if you're just young at heart looking for some adult holiday fun, we've compiled a short list of possible options for you. 

(This is not designed to be an exhaustive list of the area's Halloween events, but does offer a variety of events, locations and levels of scary for you.)

We hope you find the Halloween experience you're looking for and that yours is a happy one!

 

Church and Community Events & Festivals

10/28

Daytona Beach Drive-In Christian

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It's almost time for the annual toe-tapping event that sends smooth jazz sounds soaring into the air around the world-famous surf city of New Smyrna Beach. 

Don't miss it this year as the 2016 New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival hits the ground running with 4 days of great jazz, good food and lots of fun. The city’s 16th annual Jazz Festival will run from Sept. 22 to Sept. 25 with an incredible lineup of performers taking to multiple stages and keeping crowds singing with the smooth jazz sounds.

This event is a great way to explore the ever popular and world famous surfing city as you move from club to club along the historic, famous, Flagler Avenue, Third Avenue, Canal Street, Atlantic Avenue and the North Causeway in New Smyrna Beach to hear some of

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There are countless benefits of buying a home or condo in New Smyrna Beach, the popular beach town located just south of Daytona Beach and The World’s Most Famous Beach.  Crime is low. Property values hover high. The beaches are absolutely beautiful with powder soft sand, loads of wonderful wildlife, and some of the region's best white capped waves for surfers. There's a vibrant downtown and a rich arts and culture scene with lots of entertainment venues, art walks and museums. 

To top it off, the city puts on one helluva party all summer long for locals across the entire area!

This year, Beach Weeks in New Smyrna Beach promises loads of fun, festivals, music, art, food and more!

The summer travel season across the US typically kicks off in May,

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There's still 3 days left and plenty of time for you to get out and experience another great musical event the area has to offer!

There are so many reasons we all love to live, work and play in the greater Daytona Beach area, and all the great Spring and Summer festivals are one of them!

The annual New Smyrna Beach Blues Festival has already kicked off and is fully underway. Running May 12 to May 15, this four-day music filled festival features tons of great bands at many different venues in a world-famous surfing city known for its rich arts, music and culture scene. 

It's all part of the city's annual "Beach Weeks" festivities. And some say THIS event is THE PLACE to "get your groove on" and kick off your summer.

Admission to the festival is

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Buyers in almost every stage of life and family development have long been drawn to the city of Port Orange when looking for a place to buy and home and lay roots in the greater Daytona Beach area. 

There's good reason for that. In fact, there are MANY good reasons for that.

For starters, Port Orange is considered one of the safest cities to live in Florida and the safest city in Volusia County. 

Every year, BackgroundChecks.org does a study to determine the safest cities in Florida. And year after year, Port Orange lands in the top 10 cities on that list. It's usually in the top 3 among Florida's large cities when the list is divided by population. It's always at the very top of the list for Volusia County. (The next closest contender is

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The Easter holiday is not far away, with all it's reverent religious meaning and pastel-filled-egg-fun. So we figured that the locals and far flung visitors alike wouldn't mind a few ideas for where and when to find Easter related gatherings and festivities. 

Pastel colors. Sweet candy treats. And oh the adrenaline of the HUNT! Here's a look at just a few of the MANY Easter Egg Hunts being held around the greater Daytona Beach area:

Holly Hill, March 19. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at City Hall (1065 Ridgewood Ave.)

South Daytona, March 19. The City is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt and mini festival from 9:45 a.m. to noon at Reed Canal Park (919 Reed Canal Rd.). Get there

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March has arrived, so it's time to drop the winter doldrums and find a little fun to cure your Spring Fever. Whether you're lucky enough to live, work and play in the greater Daytona Beach area year-round, or if you're just visiting, March is a time when most are glad they're here. There's so much to see and do!

In case the winter fog is still a bit settled on your brain, here's a few ideas to get you moving again!

  • Bike Week 2016: Daytona Beach Bike Week runs from March 4 to March 13. If you ride, it's time to pull out the ole' hog and rumble all the best riding roads like a local who knows what they're doing! With or without a bike, you may also want to pay a visit to downtown Daytona Beach to enjoy some of the awesome live music, great drink
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For Immediate Release: Feb. 15, 2015 

(Daytona Beach, FL) – Even amid rising real estate prices and millions spent revitalizing Daytona Beach and its tourist attractions, the area is still an amazing place for vacationers, snow birds and investors to find fabulous beachfront homes and condos at bargain prices. In fact, Daytona Beach is such a great place to find beach bargains that the Season 9 premiere of HGTV’s Beachfront Bargain Hunt show airing this weekend will feature our fair city! 

The show will air at 8 p.m. Feb. 21 on HGTV cable network stations. 

Daytona Beach is a fantastic place to live, work and play. So it's no surprise that millions of people from around the globe visit our beautiful beaches and awesome attractions each year. And

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Night Club DJThe folks at Realtor.com love to crunch numbers to determine the best spots to vacation, live, work, play and invest. And last month, they crunched the numbers to find the best beach towns in the nation, based on buyers' interests. 

From outdoor activities, to pristine calm waters, to where the best parties are, the results are in. And Daytona made one of their lists!

In the top 10 markets for offering a fabulously fun night life, Daytona Beach and the powder soft sands of The World's Most Famous Beach, ranked number 6.

A longtime locale for college kids kicking up a little Spring Break fun, Daytona Beach caters to more than just the Ramen Noodle lovers that land on our shores for a few weeks each springtime. With millions of visitors from around

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Throaty engine rumbling beneath your seat. Wind whipping through your hair. Leather. Loud music. Mouthwatering Food. Fantastic Fun. Are you ready?? "The World's Largest Motorcycle Event," Daytona Beach Bike Week 2016 is almost here, and this year promises to be what organizers are calling a "lifetime landmark event" with loads of fabulous fun to mark the 75th Anniversary of Daytona's annual Bike Week festivities. 

Wow. Now that's something. Thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts from around the nation have been descending on Daytona Beach each March for 75 years! It's easy to understand why, though. Our area offers some of the most beautiful scenic rides in the world. Our temperate climate makes those rides all the more pleasant. And Daytona Beach is

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