This Weekend: Events in Volusia (10/8 – 10/10)

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 events.

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All Weekend

Halloween Costume Giveaway

Friday @ 10 AM – 4 PM, Saturday @ 8 AM – 12 PM

Edgewater Police Dept. is hosting a FREE Halloween costume/accessory giveaway. Stop by the Edgewater Council Chambers located at 104 N. Riverside Drive this Friday October 8th (10AM-4PM) and Saturday October 9th (8AM-12PM) to grab one free costume per person and various accessories. First come first serve, while supplies last.

New Exhibits @ Jane’s Art Center

Open every Tuesday – Saturday in October from 10 AM – 5 PM, Oct 1 – 30

Jane’s Art Center, 199 Downing St., NSB 

On exhibit all month, view neo-pointillist paintings of strong and influential women by artist Robert Shirk (pictured above).

Also on exhibit, featuring work by members of the Florida Women’s Art Association that explores the full spectrum of art by Florida women. 

Visit Jane’s online here for details and upcoming exhibits/classes.

Heritage Farms Corn Maze

Open October 1 through 31 @ 1138 W Plymouth Ave, DeLand

Port Orange Pumpkin Patch

Opening October 3, open Saturdays and Sundays from 11 AM – 9 PM and Mondays – through Fridays from 1 – 9 PM @ First Church Port Orange

FRIDAY, OCT 8

Cassadaga After Dark-Find the Spirits

Every Friday @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm at Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp, 1112 Stevens St., Cassadaga

Join this guided tour to learn more about the scientific portion of Spiritualism, and how we investigate, analyze and classify the manifestations of Spirit. Bring your digital camera and paranormal equipment to help investigate Cassadaga after dark.

 $25 Adults, $15 Children 12 and under with adult.
Purchase tickets here.

DeLand Halloween Trail

Friday at 6:30 – 9 PM @ Earl Brown Park, DeLand

SATURDAY, OCT 9

Canal Street Cruise

Saturday from 4 – 8 PM along Canal Street, NSB

DeLand Firefighters Pub Crawl

Saturday @ 6 PM at Artisan Alley, Downtown DeLand

This year, DeLand Professional Firefighters Local 4347 has partnered with Yuengling. Tickets will be sold in Artisan Alley, located directly behind BakeChop and Persimmon Hollow Brewing at 6pm. The alley can be accessed off Georgia Ave or New York Ave. Tickets are $20 (cash only) and include an event shirt, mug and drink tickets. Multiple establishments around DeLand will be participating; Cafe Davinci, The Blind Pig, Persimmon Hollow, Abbey Bar, Issues, and The Half Wall.

Tee off for Turtles

Saturday from 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM @ Cypress Head Golf Club

Tee off for turtles at a golf tournament that will benefit Volusia County’s Marine Science Center.

The tournament, sponsored by Paul Culver Construction, will begin with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start on Saturday, Oct. 9, at Cypress Head Golf Club. It will be played in the four-person scramble format.

The entry fee, which is $100 per person, includes continental breakfast, range balls, golf, lunch and prizes. Register at www.CypressHeadGolf.com/Marine. For more information, contact Paul Culver at Paul@PaulCulverConstruction.com.

Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Marine Science Center, a volunteer 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to help fund the educational programs and sea turtle and seabird rehabilitation at the Marine Science Center. Since opening in 2002, the center has cared for more than 25,000 sea turtles, gopher tortoises, freshwater turtles and snakes. The adjacent Mary Keller Seabird Rehabilitation Sanctuary has tended to more than 18,000 birds since it opened in 2004.

For more information, call 386-304-5545 or visit www.marinesciencecenter.com.

Daytona Beach October Wine Walk

  • Address: Downtown Daytona Beach (Beach Street between Bay St & Orange Ave), Daytona Beach, FL 32114
  • Dates: October 9, 2021
  • Location: Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Advance Tickets: $25/person (through 11:30 PM Oct. 8); $30 at event until sell out

Sip, sample and socialize as you stroll along Beach Street on Saturday, October 9 from 1 o 5 p.m. in historic Downtown Daytona Beach. Attendees will spend the afternoon strolling through unique Downtown Daytona Beach shops visiting different merchants and enjoying live music all while sampling fine red and white wines served by participating merchants.

The October Wine Walk will have two check-in points (one on North Beach Street and one on South Beach Street) where attendees will receive their October Wine Walk Passport, wine glass and beverage tickets. Plenty of free parking is available behind the Riverfront Shops.

Advance tickets are $25/person and can be purchased online through 11:30 p.m. Oct. 8. Tickets will also be available the day of event at registration points for $30/person until sell out.

CDC COVID safety recommends when in close contact participants should wear masks. Must be 21 to participate, proper ID required. This is a rain or shine event. Please drink responsibly and always having a designated driver.

Harvest Fields Corn Maze and Hay Ride

  • Address: 3000 N. Spring Garden Ave., Deland, FL 32724
  • Dates: October 9, 2021 – October 31, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Price: $10 per person, children 2 and under free

This Annual Corn Maze in October is a family fun-filled day. Find your way through one of the largest corn mazes in Central Florida, and enjoy fun activities on the 100-acre working farm, including the pumpkin patch, giant hay fort, corn cannon, round bale racers, duck races, corn hole,  corn box, post pounder and mini hay maze. The Corn Maze is open on weekends only, October 8-31, from 10 a.m to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Food and vendors on site. Pumpkins for sale in the pumpkin patch. More information and updates are available on on the event website and Facebook page.

Fall Craft Show

Saturday from 9 AM – 3 PM @ United Church of Christ NSB, 203 Washington Street

Hangar Hootenanny

6 – 10 PM @ American Aero Services, 1501 Airway Circle, NSB

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10

Little Literacy Heroes 5K

The Early Learning Coalition of Flagler and Volusia Counties (ELCFV) is actively promoting the 2nd annual Little Literacy Heroes 5K to be held Sunday, October 10 at One Daytona. Proceeds from the event will benefit Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library of Volusia (DPIL-V), a book-gifting program facilitated by the ELCFV, for children birth through five years old. The event will include a kid’s zone with crafts, games, a story time, and more. All participants who register receive a t-shirt, cape and medal. DPIL-V currently mails books each month to more than 3,400 children and the waiting list is growing. The program is entirely supported by local donations and grants the ELCFV regularly applies for. ELCFV is excited to be able to host the event in person this year, as last year’s event was virtual and severely limited the event’s participation number. The public is encouraged to sign up to walk or run the 5K to contribute to fundraising efforts, but is also welcome to attend the event regardless of whether they register. Participants may sign up at RunSignup.com/Race/FL/DaytonaBeach/DPIL5k. Registration for the 5K is $30 and registration for the one-mile Kids Run is $10. Community members interested in participating or learning more about Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library may contact Serena Piper, Community Partnerships Coordinator, at (386) 317-3354 or them online. elcfv.org/Dolly-Partons-Imagination-Library

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