Volusia County Summer Camps

This information is evolving and will be updated as more info and events become available. Information has been provided by the city, county or by individual event pages. If you have any questions, please direct them to the organizers of the camps. Camps have been posted as open at time of posting, but may fill up soon without notice. Follow the links below the listings … Continue reading Volusia County Summer Camps

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Celebrating Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and it is one of my favorite holidays, obviously, because I am a mom. Every year, I try to look for different ways to celebrate my mother and show my kids how to celebrate me in different ways. So, when they grow up, I can forever be surprised with what they do for Mother’s Day.  I have this … Continue reading Celebrating Mother’s Day

Top 5 Mexican Restaurants in Volusia County

When it comes to cuisine, few things spark as much debate as finding the best Mexican restaurant around. Volusia County locals weighed in on their favorite spots to grab tacos, burritos and more, and these top five restaurants ranging from casual to finer dining are serving up all your favorite dishes!  Ask A Local: BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANT IN TOWN  Each place featured below was voted as … Continue reading Top 5 Mexican Restaurants in Volusia County

Cinco de Mayo at Flagler Tavern

Cinco de Mayo, plus the Tacos & Tequila Challenge from 5pm to 9pm is all happening on the same day! Join us for this favorite progressive food and beverage challenges on Flagler Avenue and take part in all the festivities inside AND in the Big Tent outside at Flagler Tavern! Get here early! We’ll have the live mariachi band “Las Patrones” at noon, plus Orlando’s … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo at Flagler Tavern

Cinco de Mayo Street Party

Address: Downtown Daytona Beach on Beach Street (between Bay Street and 3rd Avenue), Daytona Beach, FL 32114 Presented By: Tia Cori’s Tacos Dates: May 5, 2021 Location: Beach Street, Daytona Beach Time: 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Price: Free Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Mexico’s rich heritage at Downtown Daytona Signature Event’s Cinco de Mayo Celebration! This traditional fiesta will be held in downtown Daytona Beach on Wednesday, May 5 from … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo Street Party

Cinco de Mayo and the NSB Taco Challenge

May 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm along Flagler Avenue, NSB Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with tacos at the New Smyrna Beach Taco Challenge on Wednesday, May 5th from 5pm – 9pm, on Flagler Avenue, in New Smyrna Beach! Like other food challenges on Flagler Avenue in New Smyrna Beach, the New Smyrna Beach Taco Challenge, guests use their tasting passports to visit the host sites … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo and the NSB Taco Challenge

Chasing Waterfalls at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Photos by Kelsey & Scott Walters  When you picture a Floridian landscape, what do you think of? Perhaps sandy beaches, sprawling flatlands…maybe some wooded forests?  Rolling hills and tumbling waterfalls probably didn’t come to mind, right? In Williston, just south of Gainesville, you’ll fi nd just that. Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens is a gardener ’s dream project over 100 years in the making.  Cedar … Continue reading Chasing Waterfalls at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins

Turtle nesting season officially starts May 1, which means hundreds of sea turtles will be emerging from the surf to lay eggs on the beach in the next few months. Sea Turtle Nesting Season: May 1 – October 31 Although leatherback and loggerhead sea turtle nesting has already begun on other beaches in southern and central Florida, Volusia County managed beaches have yet to receive … Continue reading Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins