2021 Easter Events and Services in Volusia County

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. Volusia County Easter Events for Kids, Families and Adults in 2021 Spring Family Fest Saturday, March 27 @ 1 – 4 PM 1851 … Continue reading 2021 Easter Events and Services in Volusia County

Volusia County St. Patrick’s Day Events

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. St. Patrick’s Day in Volusia County Shamrock and Roll Music Festival Calling all who love to wear green, eat Irish food, and have … Continue reading Volusia County St. Patrick’s Day Events

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911 Dispatchers get Emergency Mental Health Training

Recently, 17 Sheriff’s Office dispatchers learned about the country’s best strategies for handling 911 callers who are at risk of suicide or other mental illness crisis. Volusia County 911 Operators Trained to Become more Aware of Mental Health The training was a priority for Sheriff Mike Chitwood, who sat in on portions of the class and has additional sessions scheduled for the future. The state-of-the-art … Continue reading 911 Dispatchers get Emergency Mental Health Training

Shamrock and Roll Music Festival

Calling all who love to wear green, eat Irish food, and have some fun on Flagler Avenue for the St. Patrick’s Day Weekend! The annual NSB SHAMROCK & ROLL MUSIC FESTIVAL, begins Friday, March 12th, and doesn’t stop until Wednesday the 17th for Saint Patrick’s Day! Enjoy 33 free shows over six days Flagler Ave! Check out the host locations and various start times below. … Continue reading Shamrock and Roll Music Festival

NSB Mac and Cheese Challenge

Come get cheesy at the New Smyrna Beach Mac and Cheese Challenge on Flagler Avenue, Saturday, March 13th, from Noon – 5pm! Participants will be able to eat tasty samples of different types of Mac and Cheese at host locations on Flagler Avenue.  BONUS: Win $275 in Flagler Avenue Gift Certificates at select Mac & Cheese host sites, collect a key, then try to unlock … Continue reading NSB Mac and Cheese Challenge

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NSB Approves Surf Pool Experience

Volusia surfers and visitors will have a new swell to charge! The city of New Smyrna Beach approved an American Wave Machines (AWM) surf pool experience to be included in the master development plans for the proposed Ocean Gate Commerce Center. Plans call for the wave pool and massive commercial and retail development to be built on the southwest property of State Road 44 and … Continue reading NSB Approves Surf Pool Experience

5 Best Spots in Town to Grab a Craft Beer

Volusia County is brewing! As craft brews grow in popularity nationwide, Volusia County is brimming with small breweries. These are great spots to grab a local craft beer, but there are also tons of other places serving up local brews as well as craft beers from around the country! Here are the locals top five favorite spots to grab a cold one.  Each place featured … Continue reading 5 Best Spots in Town to Grab a Craft Beer

Movies by the Marsh

WHOOO’s up for a night of family fun!? Marine Discovery Center will feature the fun, family film Hoot, presented by AdventHealth, on Friday, March 5 in the Hunter Amphitheater at MDC. This film is rated PG with a run time of 91 minutes. March 5 @ 4:45 – 8 PM at the Marine Discovery Center, NSB  Join MDC for this feature presentation PLUS a visit … Continue reading Movies by the Marsh

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Volusia County: Two Prescribed Burns Set for Today

Based on favorable weather conditions, Volusia County’s Land Management staff will conduct two prescribed burns today.  Prescribed Burns today in Osteen and New Smyrna Beach A 20-acre prescribed burn will take place north of the campground at Hickory Bluff Preserve, Osteen. Trails, the campground and pavilion will be closed temporarily.  Another 20-acre burn will be conducted on the Kemcho tract of Deep Creek Preserve, which … Continue reading Volusia County: Two Prescribed Burns Set for Today