This Weekend’s Events in Volusia (8/4 – 8/7)

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:

Seduction: A History of Burlesque

Aug 4, 5 and 6 @ 8 PM at 176 N. Beach Street, Daytona 

Take a look at the past, present and future of burlesque in this authentic and up-close burlesque revue! $25 tickets, call (646) 334-7456. 

August Special @ The Med Spa

August 1 – 13 @ The Med Spa of New Smyrna Beach, 115 N Orange St, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168

Call (386) 689-5663 or visit

Rock of Ages

  • Address: 124 North Florida Avenue, DeLand, FL 32721
  • Phone: (386) 736-1500
  • Presented By: Athens Theatre
  • Dates: 7/15/2022, 7/16/2022, 7/17/2022, 7/21/2022, 7/22/2022, 7/23/2022, 7/24/2022, 7/28/2022, 7/29/2022, 7/30/2022, 7/31/2022, 8/4/2022, 8/5/2022, 8/6/2022, 8/7/2022
  • Location: Athens Theatre
  • Price: Preferred reserved seating $32; Adult $27; Senior $25; Groups of 8 or more $23

Turn the radio dial back to the late 1980’s, as this season’s opener tells the tale of a rockin’ quest to save young love, an iconic venue, and rock n’ roll itself from demolition.  This huge, energetic tribute to the glam rock era features unforgettable Hair Band favorites like “We Built This City,” “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” “Every Rose Has It’s Thorn,” “The Final Countdown,” and so many more.

Not recommended for audiences younger than 14.

All shows start at 7:30 p.m. with exception of July 17, July 24, July 31, August 7 which start at 2:30 p.m.

Find info and tickets here

Thursday, August 4

15th Annual New Smyrna Beach Shrimp & Seafood Festival

August 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm along Flagler Avenue

Join us on Flagler Avenue for the 15th Annual New Smyrna Beach Shrimp & Seafood Festival from 5 to 9 pm on Thursday, August 4th, 2022. Flagler Avenue will be closed to vehicle traffic during the event so you can try the best restaurants in New Smyrna and its surrounding areas serving up sample-sized portions of their award-winning seafood dishes all priced between $5-$8 | This event features plenty of local, delicious seafood options sold in sample sizes $5-$8 to encourage lots of tasting along the Avenue. This festival also offers crafts vendors, entertainment, and sponsor/community booths. No admission fee with plenty of fun for the entire family. During the Festival, restaurants will be competing for the coveted “BEST ON THE BEACH” awards in 4 categories, Shrimp, Shellfish, Fish, and Specialty Seafood. This is a great opportunity to try out our great local cuisine and perhaps find a new favorite dish or local restaurant!

NSB Summer Concert Series

August 4 from 6:30 – 7:45 PM @ Riverside Park, NSB

Friday, August 5

Artisan Alley Farmers Market

The DeLand Artisan Alley Farmers Market is a vibrant marketplace with over 40 vendors that takes place every Friday evening from 6-9 p.m. (rain or shine) in historic downtown DeLand.

Sounds of Summer Concert Series: Huey Lewis and 80s Tribute

  • Address: 70 Boardwalk Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
  • Presented By: The City of Daytona Beach
  • Dates: August 5, 2022
  • Location: Daytona Beach Bandshell
  • Time: 7:15 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: General admission is free. VIP tickets are $10.

BACK IN TIME – Huey Lewis and 80s Tribute

The Sounds of Summer Concert Series is an annual live summer concert series that takes place on Friday nights at the historic oceanfront Bandshell located on the North end of the Daytona Beach Boardwalk. Known for bringing the best Tribute Bands to the beach, the 2022 Concert Series returns with its Friday night concerts starting Friday, May 27, and continuing through Friday, September 23 (including special holiday weekend performances). The concerts are free to the public with the option to purchase VIP seats for $10 plus applicable surcharges. Guests are welcome to bring their own chairs to the concerts or purchase VIP tickets, which include a seat. VIP tickets will be available for purchase beginning at 10 a.m. Friday, March 18. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster or from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Peabody Box Office at 600 Auditorium Boulevard in Daytona Beach. 

Special holiday performances on Sunday, May 29, Sunday, July 3, and Sunday, September 4, 2022.

Attendees can park in the nearby Ocean Center parking garage and surface lots. Attendees using the garage have easy access to the Bandshell and Boardwalk area via the pedestrian overpass.

First Friday Food Truck Rally

  • Address: Downtown in the historic Beach Street area on Magnolia Avenue, 
  • Presented By: Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach
  • Dates: August 5, 2022
  • Location: Magnolia Avenue Downtown Daytona Beach
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Free

The Food Truck Rally on Magnolia Avenue between Beach St. and Palmetto Ave. will feature the Cruisin’ Beach Street Classic Car show on Beach Street. Magnolia Avenue will have great food from the best food trucks in our area, music, and plenty of free parking behind the Riverfront Shops. Downtown restaurants will be open.

Movies on the Halifax – Ratatouille

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Bring a chair or blanket to Rockefeller Gardens and enjoy a showing of “Ratatouille,” rated G. Movies are weather-sensitive.

Summer in the Circle Concert: Midnight Mayhem

  • Address: 1 Daytona Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32114
  • Phone: (386) 267-0016
  • Presented By: ONE DAYTONA
  • Dates: August 5, 2022
  • Location: ONE DAYTONA
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Midnight Mayhem is the ultimate dance party band. The group plays the biggest hits from the last 50 years playing Bruno Mars to Chubby Checker and everything in between. Enjoy a night of fun for the whole famly at ONE DAYTONA in Victory Circle.

Saturday, August 6


Saturday from 12 – 4 PM @ Whistle Stop Park, 651 Roberts Road, Edgewater

The annual EDGEfest Back to School Party will be on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at Whistle Stop Park (651 Roberts Road, Edgewater). The event begins at 12 p.m. and the fun will continue until 4 p.m. There will be live music, food trucks, retail vendors, games and more. This is the most important event of the EDGEfest event series as the city of Edgewater strives to give away 500 or more backpacks and school supplies to our local students. Backpacks are given away on a first come, first served basis.

EDGEfest is a year-round series of events held monthly in the city of Edgewater. Each event includes a variety of activities designed to provide something for every member of the family. The EDGEfest event series is funded solely by sponsorships and donations. It is a fun, economical opportunity for businesses to showcase all they have to offer. 

It takes the support of our entire community to ensure our local students get back to school on the right foot. If your business, civic group, club, church or family is interested in getting involved or for more information, please call (386) 424-2400 x7207 or email 

First Saturday Ormond Art Walk

  • Address: East and West Granada Boulevard, Ormond Beach, FL 32175
  • Phone: (386) 492-2938
  • Presented By: Ormond Beach MainStreet
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday
  • Location: Ocean Art Gallery, Frame of Mind, Arts on Granada, Thays Art Gallery, Ocean Child Boutique, The Pocket Jeweler
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: Free

The First Saturday Ormond Beach Art Walk celebrates art and culture, with a cool downtown vibe. Most of the artwork is handcrafted by local fine artists, but national and international artists are here as well.

Stroll the Boulevard or ride the Art Walk shuttle every first Saturday to experience new creations, meet new creators, and treat yourself to a night of intellectual and aesthetic stimulation. 

More details can be found on the website

Star-Spangled Summer Concert Series: Bon Jovi Tribute

  • Address: 70 Boardwalk Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
  • Dates: August 6, 2022
  • Location: Daytona Beach Bandshell
  • Time: 7:15 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: General admission is free. VIP tickets are $10.

LIVIN’ ON A PRAYER – Bon Jovi Tribute

The Star-Spangled Summer Concert Series is an annual live summer concert series that takes place on Saturday nights at the historic oceanfront Bandshell located on the North end of the Daytona Beach Boardwalk. Known for bringing the best Tribute Bands to the beach, the 2022 Concert Series continue every Saturday night, May 28 through September 24, plus July 4th. A free fireworks display follows every Saturday night concert. Tickets can be purchased starting March 18th through Ticketmaster. Tickets for each show can be purchased online until 2:00 p.m. on the Friday before the show, and then on the day of the show, VIP tickets will be sold at the Bandshell at 5:00 p.m. for that day’s show. 

Bring your own chairs or rent them at the concert for 2 for $5

Attendees can park in the nearby Ocean Center parking garage and surface lots. Attendees using the garage have easy access to the Bandshell and Boardwalk area via the pedestrian overpass.

National Lighthouse Day

Celebrate the founding of the US Light-House Establishment at the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse and Museum! Discover over 233 years of American lighthouse history as you explore one of the Nation’s largest and most authentic light stations and Climb 175 Feet to the top of Florida’s Tallest Lighthouse. Tour the world-famous lighthouse museum and enjoy family-oriented activities including living history interpretations, hands-on workshops, and kids crafts. All special activities are provided free of charge with regular admission from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Wellness Walk/Run

Walk, run, jog or push a stroller. Free, family friendly event. Choose your own distance. 

First Saturday Events on Canal Street

Art Stroll @ 10 AM – 4 PM

Stroll and browse art, antiques and more!

Art Vendors & FREE Live Entertainment at Christmas Park 11AM-1PM Gallery Openings 4-7 PM At The Hub on Canal, Artists Workshop on Canal and Galleries on Riverside Drive and Douglas Streets!

Sip and Stroll @ 1 – 6 PM

Sample craft beers and unique wines as you stroll through the Canal Street Historic District from 1pm to 6pm. 

Tickets are $25 and include a Canal Street souvenir glass and 12 sampling tickets that can be redeemed at 10 locations in the district. 

A self-guided map is provided for this exciting excursion. 

Tickets can be purchased during the event at Crimson House – 219 N Orange St or Riverpark Terrace – 302 S Riverside Drive.

Tickets are also available for purchase Online until 11am the day of the event. 

Sunday, August 7

Annual Back to School Safety Fair

Sunday from 8 – 11 AM @ The Center at Deltona, 1640 Dr. MLK Blvd., Deltona

Deltona Fire Rescue’s Annual Back to School Event provides students & families with free supplies & resources to prepare for the upcoming school year. 

This year’s fair will be fun and informative! We will have local community resources and businesses showcasing their services offered to students and their families. 

More Details to Come! Each Child Must be Present to receive a backpack.

Flykicksonly Sneaker Expo

  • Address: 101 North Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
  • Presented By: Flykicksonly llc
  • Dates: August 7, 2022
  • Location: Ocean Center
  • Time: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Price: Starting at $10

Flykicksonly Sneaker Expo, Daytona Beach’s hottest sneaker event, is back once again. Buy, sell or trade! The dopest sneakers, artists, vintage apparel, collectible items, trading cards, hype wear, and so much more! Make sure you secure your early bird tickets before July 23rd. 

Parking is available at either of the parking garages located next to the Daytona Lagoon. Tables are limited. If you’re interested in vending at Flykicksonlysneakerexpo, direct message on INSTAGRAM to @flykickssneakerexpo or @flykicksonlyy.

The Plaza Presents: Daytona Magic

World-Class Magic, Illusions, and Comedy Ventriloquism all in one spectacular show! Witness original, never-before-seen- illusions in this up-close and personal must-see show for all ages at the Plaza Resort & Spa Daytona Beach.

After making it to the Top 14 Finals on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, this talented Brother/Sister duo has circled the globe twice, appearing in 40 countries around the world!

They have starred in movies, television shows, & are widely recognized as the youngest professional illusionists in the world today.

Kadan is the youngest kid in Hollywood to do his own stunts and has starred in feature films and TV shows. Brooklyn is currently shooting a major movie with several Hollywood “A-Listers” and is scheduled for release in the Fall of 2023.

Their father, Bart, will also be joining them for this limited engagement. Bart is an accomplished magician & ventriloquist. He has hosted his own nationally syndicated children’s television show for 3 season and had a co-star role on the former NBC drama, Parenthood.

Experience the magic. Get your tickets now

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