This Weekend: Events in Volusia (11/19 – 11/21)

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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Christmas Spectacular at Stetson Mansion

  • Address: 1031 Camphor Lane, Deland, FL 32720
  • Phone: (561) 654-6919
  • Presented By: Stetson Mansion
  • Dates: November 1, 2021 – January 22, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Stetson Mansion
  • Time: varies
  • Price: self-guided tours, group bookings and guided tours available

Christmas Spectacular tours dates are Nov. 1, 2021 through Jan. 22, 2022. The best Christmas decorations in Florida according to USA Today. Ten themed rooms of elaborate designer decorations geared to adults. Decorations change each year.

Self-guided tours will be offered three times per day in the first two weeks of November, then six times per day into January. 

Group bookings of 16 or more people get one free ticket for every 15 paid.

Group guided tours require 20-24 people and a reservation. Group guided tours will be offered at 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and at 5:30 p.m. on Sundays. 

Find more info and book a tour here.

NSB Rock and Roll Music Festival

November 18 @ 5:00 pm – November 21 @ 11:00 pm

Find the full schedule of entertainment by clicking the link below.

Gingerbread Fantasy Holiday Light Display @ Rose Villa

  • Address: 43 West Granada Boulevard, Ormond Beach, FL 32176
  • Phone: (386) 615-7673
  • Dates: November 19, 2021 – January 9, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Rose Villa Southern Table & Bar
  • Price: Free Holiday Light Display; Gingerbread House building experience starts at $99, reservations required

This holiday season, Rose Villa Southern Table and Bar will transform into a Gingerbread Fantasy decorative light display that evokes classic storybook memories in exquisite style. From November 19, 2021, through January 9, 2022, visitors can stop to take a family photo or a fun selfie outside of in this historic setting in downtown Ormond Beach.

During Gingerbread Fantasy, the restaurant will be decorated with larger-than-life Gingerbread men, towering lollipops, unique topiary snowmen, the “dogs of Rose Villa,” stain glass windows reflecting gingerbread men, gold bells, candy canes and candied fruit, and of course hundreds of colorful lights reaching from the ground to the top of the two and a half story rooftop.

For an extra special holiday activity, Rose Villa will offer a hands-on experience building your own gingerbread house. This confection-based activity is offered daily from 10 a.m. – noon. Cost starts at $99 and reservations are required. Groups of up to 16 people can be accommodated. To book a gingerbread house buidling experience call 386-615-7673. 

While everyone is encouraged to enjoy Gingerbread Fantasy for an outdoor photo opportunity, entry inside the restaurant is for diners only with reservations. 

Magic of Lights Holiday Display

  • Address: 1801 West International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32114
  • Dates: November 19, 2021 – January 1, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Daytona International Speedway
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: Prices vary, go to website for details

See a dazzling display of over a million holiday lights! Magic of Lights(TM) is an amazing holiday light display at Daytona International Speedway that you can enjoy from the comfort and safety of your own vehicle.

Wind your way through a display more than a mile long that uses the latest LED technology and digital animation. Along with returning traditional favorites such as Enchanging Tunnel of Lights, 200-foot Candy Cane Lane, Sports Row and Toyland, new this year will be the “Illuminating Mega Tree” which stands 40 feet tall, complete with dancing lights synchronized to favorite holiday tunes. Other new displays include the 12 Days of Christmas and Prehistoric Christmas. 

This popular drive-through, family-friendly lights extravaganza runs from November 19, 2021 through January , 2022 at Daytona International Speedway.

Magic of Lights(TM) offers, and encourages, contactless ticketing by allowing customers to purchase tickets in advance by going online in advance.  One car load, one price to enjoy more than a million lights. The experience includes a drive behind the Ticket and Tour Building, through the motorsports facility and concludes in the Midway display area.

For more information about the event, including ticket purchases, go to the website.

Florida Tiny House Festival 

Back for its 6th consecutive year, the LARGEST tiny house event on record in the World returns to Florida! 🏠🚌🚛🚐💨

Florida Tiny House Festival (6th Annual)
November 20-21, 2021 (10AM-5PM)
Cacklebery Camprground
560 Tomoka Farms Road, New Smyrna Beach, Florida 32168

This is a festival in the truest sense. Tiny houses, skoolies, vardos, DIYs, professional builds, and private-home owners.

PLUS… workshops, speakers, presentations, live entertainment, vendors, artisans, food trucks, and more!

ALSO… this is will be our 23rd for-charity tiny house festival. To date we have given away over $703K+ from the proceeds of our events to over 100+ charities, great causes and within the communities where we hold our events.

$10.00 online thru November 10th, and then $15.00 online thru November 19th, ($20.00 at the gate and online during the event) for a full weekend 2-day admission pass is an AWESOME deal for such a FESTIVAL… and all to help others. 

PLUS… if you want FREE admission, you can sign up as a volunteer for a 4-hour shift and receive a full-weekend pass, a cool T-shirt, and some snacks & drink. 

ALL military (active, retired, and discharged), firefighters and on-scene emergency responders, badged-law enforcement, and children (12 years of age and under) ALL have FREE admission! 

Save $$ get your discounted tickets by 11/19/2021 or before they SELL OUT 

https://unitedtinyhouse.com/tickets/

Prices go up to full price at the gate: FULL Weekend Pass (Good for both days) $20 // Kids 12 & under get in FREE!

FREE Parking!

 November 20-21 // Sat & Sun: 10am-5pm

Vendor & sponsorship opportunities contact festivals@unitedtinyhouse.com // 706-623-4332

For information regarding the entire weekend’s schedule, activities, tickets, local accommodations, on-site camping, and more… please visit https://unitedtinyhouse.com/

DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts

  • Address: Woodland Boulevard, DeLand, FL
  • Phone: 386-738-5705
  • Dates: November 20, 2021 – November 21, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Historic District, Downtown DeLand
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Rated “The Best Outdoor Fine Art Festival in Florida” by Florida Living Magazine, the DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts and Woodland Boulevard blossom into an artist’s garden of color every November! This year is the 28th Annual and it wil be November 20-21, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.

The festival features painters, fine craftsmen, printmakers, sculptors, jewelers, and potters who set up their exhibits on DeLand’s Woodland Boulevard, the heart of the downtown. Woodland is lined with restaurants, pubs, wine bars, boutiques and antique shops.

It’s a free event for the public that includes kid’s activities, live music, and performers as well as over 170 artists from all over the country. The show draws excellent artists through its tradition of quality judging, impressive awards and generous artist amenities.

Riverfest Seafood Festival

  • Address: 25 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach, FL 32176
  • Phone: (386) 492-2938
  • Presented By: Ormond Beach Main Street
  • Dates: November 20, 2021 – November 21, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Rockefeller Gardens
  • Price: Free

On November 20-21, 2021, you can enjoy the Annual Ormond Beach Riverfest Seafood Festival, a free two-day community celebration of seafood, boats, water sports, music and more! Whether you prefer active water play or just sitting back and enjoying the view with a plate of fresh seafood, Riverfest has something for everyone to love. Admission is free. Held at The Casements and Rockfellar Gardens along the riverfront, there’s music all day long on the main stage, plenty to eat, draft beer, presentations and vendors. This fun event is a favorite with locals and visitors.  

Friday, November 19

Masquerade Jewelry and Accessories Fundraising Sale

Thursday, November 18 @ 7 AM – 6 PM and Friday, November 19 @ 7 AM – 4 PM at AdventHealth NSB Outpatient Registration

Volusia Farm Tour

Friday from 9 AM – 12 PM

Find details and list of farm tours by clicking the link below.

Saturday, November 20

New Smyrna Beach Slider Challenge

November 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

From burgers to chicken and everything in between, join us for The New Smyrna Beach Slider Challenge Saturday, November 20th, 2021 from Noon to 5pm, on Flagler Avenue! You’ll be able to sample different styles of tasty variations of sliders from host locations on Flagler Avenue. During the event, tasters can vote for their favorite slider and the winning creators will receive the “Best at the Beach” awards.

Pre-registration tasting passports are $15 and can be picked up at the “Welcome Porch” located at S. Cooper Street and Flagler Avenue on the day of the event. A LIMITED NUMBER of Slider Passports will be for purchase starting at 11:30am with CASH ONLY on the day of the event. We strongly suggest pre-ordering your passport now on Eventbrite as WE WILL SELL OUT!
Buy tickets now at https://nsbflslider2021.eventbrite.com

Parking is plentiful throughout the Flagler Avenue arts-entertainment-shopping district on pocket parking lots, side streets and lots behind many of the businesses.

BBQ and Bluegrass Fest

Saturday from 10 AM – 5 PM at Reed Canal Park, South Daytona

Day of Show Schedule and Performers:

  • 11am – 12:30pm – Justin Mason and Blue Night
  • 12:45pm – 1:30pm – Remedy Tree
  • 1:45pm – 2:45pm – Sandy Back Porch
  • 3:00pm – 3:45pm – Sam Pacetti
  • 4pm – 5pm – Greener Grass Band


The City of South Daytona will be hosting its annual BBQ and Bluegrass Festival on Saturday November 20th. BBQ teams will be competing in a Florida BBQ Association sanctioned competition. Come join enjoy food from many different food vendors, beer from the beer garden, and listen to several Bluegrass bands that will play from 11:00am to 4:00pm. There will be artisan vendors for you to browse and activities for the whole family.

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Tanger Outlets

  • Address: 1100 Cornerstone Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32117
  • Phone: (386) 843-7459
  • Presented By: Tanger Outlets, Daytona Beach
  • Dates: November 19, 2021
  • Location: Tanger Outlets
  • Time: 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Kick off the holiday season at Tanger Outlets with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 19 from 6 to 9 p.m. This special holiday event includes carolers, giveaways, kids craft stations, entertainment, AND a special visit from Santa Claus, who will help light the big tree! The event will take place near Polo Ralph Lauren. 

Downtown Daytona Nights Food Truck Rally

DOWNTOWN DAYTONA NIGHTS FOOD TRUCK RALLY – Rally for the weekend at this family friendly event on Magnolia Avenue in historic Downtown Daytona Beach! Come enjoy live music, food trucks, and Downtown restaurants. Plenty of free parking is available. Join the fun Friday, November 19 from 5 to 9 p.m. Magnolia Avenue will be closed to traffic from Beach Street to Palmetto Avenue).

Cruisin’ Downtown DeLand Car Show

East Indiana Avenue- Every 3rd Saturday night, 3 – 7 p.m.

pin up girl beside classic car

Classic cars & rods line East Indiana Avenue in Downtown DeLand.  Live DJ, giveaways, shopping & dining. Every 3rd Saturday night! FREE!

 For information on showing your car: 386-738-0649

Holiday Artisan Market @ Tanger Outlets

  • Address: 1100 Cornerstone Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32117
  • Phone: (386) 843-7459
  • Presented By: Tanger Outlets, Daytona Beach
  • Dates: November 20, 2021
  • Location: Tanger Outlets
  • Time: 10:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Tanger Outlets Daytona presents the Holiday Artisan Market sponsored by For the Love of Shopping. The event will feature amazing crafters, vendors and local artisans, plus free photos with Santa on Saturday, November 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For vendor information, please contact https://www.fortheloveofshopping.net/events-1.

Daytona Wine Walk

  • Address: Downtown Daytona Beach (Beach Street between Bay St & Orange Ave), Daytona Beach, FL 32114
  • Dates: November 20, 2021
  • Location: Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Advance Tickets: $25/person; $30 at event until sell out

Sip, sample and socialize as you stroll along Beach Street on Saturday, November 20 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 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 $30/person at the event registration points until tickets 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.

Lakeside Battle of the Food Trucks

Saturday from 12 – 8 PM @ Port Orange City Center

Port Orange Community Trust is excited to bring you our very own Lakeside Battle of the Food Trucks at Port Orange City Center! Free admission, parking and entertainment. Beer & Wine garden.

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New Smryna Beach Gooble Wobble Turkey Trot 5K

November 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Gobble gobble! What better way to enjoy your Turkey Day than by burning those calories before the big meal?! Bring the whole family down on Thursday, Nov. 25th, to the Flagler Avenue Boardwalk for Turkey Day Beach 5k!! Registration is $25 and it includes a race day t-shirt (limited quantities available), bib, and invitation to the after party at Flagler Tavern! 

For More information and to register please go to https://runsignup.com/5KNSBTurkey

Hope to see you at the start line!

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