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February 1-10, 2019

Volusia Beer Week 2019 celebrates the best brewmasters in the Daytona Beach area and is a can’t-miss event for anyone who enjoys a draft. With an up-and-coming craft beer scene, Daytona Beach and the surrounding communities are popular with beer enthusiasts of all tastes and types. And from February 1-10, we’re cheers-ing to the best of the best. 

5 Can't Miss Daytona Beach Events in January

Posted on Friday, January 11, 2019 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

The Christmas lights are vanishing and the holiday shows have packed up until next season, but there is plenty of fun to be had this winter in Daytona Beach! Our 500-foot-wide beach backdrop is ideal for creating fun family memories in any season, and January has much in store for residents and visitors. From live performances to high-speed activities at the Speedway, don’t miss these fun events on your winter getaway! 

Things to Pack for a Day at the Track

Posted on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Each year, thousands upon thousands of racing fans flock to Daytona Beach to take in some high-octane excitement at the most iconic racetrack in motorsports — Daytona International Speedway. And, as experienced race-goers know, packing for an auto-racing event requires a bit of insider know-how, as the list of spectator must-haves for this sport differs a bit from that of other American sporting events. 

9 Ways to Spend a Winter Vacation in Daytona Beach

Posted on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

When it comes to winter getaways, you’d be hard-pressed to find a destination better suited for the job than Daytona Beach — there’s a reason so many “snowbirds” head south for the season! A 70-degree January day is more the norm than the exception here. Mild temperatures make morning beach strolls, afternoon kayaking and outdoor exploration both possible and pleasurable. Even though the area is known for its agreeable, warm climate all year round, there are still plenty of ways to have fun should a cold snap or rainy day strike.

I want to travel more. 
I want to relax more.
I want to have more fun. 

Admit it: You’ve had these thoughts — probably very recently! More likely than not, though, you haven’t utilized your time off and made the most of those vacation days. You’re not alone. Over the last 40 years, Americans have been taking fewer and fewer days off from work. 

In addition to its wide beaches and water-filled adventures, Daytona Beach is brimming with cultural gems, a vibrant arts scene and exquisite live performances. One of the best venues for soaking in a show is the Peabody Auditorium, located right in the heart of Daytona Beach not far from the Main Street Pier. On your next visit to the area, indulge your artistic side by treating yourself to dinner and a show

9 Beach-Fitness Strategies for a Healthier Vacation

Posted on Monday, December 24, 2018 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Committed to a healthier lifestyle for 2019? Determined to stick to your New Year’s resolutions this year? There are lots of fun ways to stay fit on your next trip to Daytona Beach — literally on the beach! With a 500-foot-wide sandy space to serve as your gym, fitness has never looked more fun. Follow these tips on your next vacation to be even more energized — and probably ready to relax on a beach towel afterward! 

Top 11 Ways to Explore Like a Local in Daytona Beach

Posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Sure, you’ve heard about the 23 miles of expansive beaches. And yes, you’re aware of the world-famous Daytona International Speedway. As iconic and visit-worthy as these attractions are, there is so much more to Daytona Beach than you might realize at first glance. Experience a less traversed side of this unique city and live like a local for the day. Here are some hidden — and some not-so-secret — gems that will give you that local insight you’re looking for in Daytona Beach. 

Looking for a memorable way to ring in the new year? Start 2019 off on the right foot by ringing in the holiday on a winter getaway in Daytona Beach. With warm temperatures, beach breezes, and a host of wonderful hotel and restaurant specials, Daytona Beach is the perfect place to toast to a year full of fun adventures.