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Crane Lakes Offers a Formidable Test of Golf

Posted on Thursday, May 31, 2018 3:00 PM by Guest Blogger

One trait all outstanding golf destinations have in common is a diversity of course offerings, and Daytona Beach is no different. The area features Donald Ross designs, layouts that have hosted LPGA tournaments, and a course that is home to America’s longest running mini-tour event. 

Experience cinematic excellence in an all-natural environment during the “Movies on the Halifax” series. Each first Friday of the month from now through December, The Casements will host a movie night under the stars and along the waterfront in Rockefeller Gardens. It’s a wonderful way to enjoy entertainment with your family in the great outdoors. Sponsored by the Department of Leisure Services and The Casement Guild, the movie nights are offered to the public free of charge. 

When you’re by the beach and you get a hankering for BBQ, you won’t have to look far for a tasty solution in Daytona Beach. From old-fashioned, wood-smoked meats to innovative pulled-pork tacos, this area has it all. Whether you’re craving Texas-style cooking, mustard-based Carolina gold sauce or a rack of ribs almost as big as your appetite, there’s something for all ages to enjoy. For slow-smoked brisket, ribs, wings, chicken and more, hit these five top spots for BBQ in Daytona Beach. 

10 Oceanfront Parks to Explore in Daytona Beach

Posted on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Looking for ways to have lots of oceanfront family fun — and with plenty of off-beach parking? Daytona Beach has you covered! Head to any one of the 10 beachfront parks conveniently located along the coastline, where you and your family can relax, play, picnic and more. Enjoy splash parks, playgrounds, grills, fishing piers and many additional

Lighten the mood on your next beach getaway with an evening of local comedy!

Big names have graced stages in Daytona Beach — comedic icon Jerry Seinfeld recently came to town and performed at Peabody Auditorium. Without a doubt, the Daytona Beach area attracts star-studded events and offers endless entertainment for residents and vacationers alike. 

As a kid, some of the very best memories are formed at summer camp. You can make new friends, dabble in a new interest or try your hand at a sport without committing to it for a year. School’s out, but the learning doesn’t have to stop! 

From helping us reach the top shelf to encouraging us to reach for the stars, there’s nobody in the world quite like Dad. Don’t let his efforts and love go unappreciated! On Sunday, June 17, treat him to the best Father’s Day yet and remind him how much you care. Whether he’s still fumbling the diaper cream or has kids with kids of their own — Dad deserves a beach break. 

The sky’s the limit for fun in Daytona Beach — and that rings especially true at  Screamer’s Park, as evidenced by the sound of excited shrieks and squeals that can be heard a block away from the park. Bring your adventure-loving family members for the ride of a lifetime. Nothing will wake you up after a warm, lazy day of laying in the sand better than being throttled straight into the air! 

From Donald Ross to LPGA International, Daytona Beach Has Something For All Golfers

While much of the nation battled a harsh winter and a late arriving spring, Daytona Beach, one of golf’s emerging destinations, has enjoyed idyllic spring weather, providing players with pristine conditions and good times on and off the course.