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As Winter Descends, Daytona Beach Golf Scene Heats Up

Posted on Saturday, February 2, 2019 7:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Idyllic Weather, Outstanding Courses Lure Golfers to Daytona Beach

The holiday season is in the rearview mirror, meaning for many folks in northern climates, the next several months will be spent dealing with harsh winter weather and dreaming of sunnier days. 

Cold snaps and snowstorms around the country have the nation collectively longing for warm sunshine and sandy beaches. Luckily, both of those things are waiting for you in Daytona Beach. This year, your family can escape from the daily grind and dreary weather with a spring break vacation in beautiful Daytona Beach. Ahead, read some of our suggestions on how to have the best-ever family getaway. 

Why Daytona Beach is Golf’s Fastest Destination

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Speed is the topic of conversation in Daytona Beach from late January through February as the sports world turns its attention to the Great American Race. Golfers, of course, are always in search of their own version of speed: courses with great pace of play. 

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. 

Craft Beer in a wooden holder

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.

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!