Volusia County How To Festival

Saturday, May 14 from 11 AM – 3 PM throughout Volusia County Public Libraries Local experts, hobbyists and professionals will share their passions and offer instructions during 100 free programs at six branches of the Volusia County Public Library system from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 14. Attendees can learn everything from how to create a gravity cake to how to draw a … Continue reading Volusia County How To Festival

Music Night at The Hub

Recurring monthly on the 2nd Friday @ 7 – 9 PM The Hub on Canal, 132 Canal St. New Smyrna Beach, FL Admission: $5 for nonmembers Live entertainment in a gallery setting at The Hub featuring eclectic musical performances and jazz variations, every second Friday. *Denotes an additional special event. May 13: THE PAISLEY MOON TRIO June 10: SUMMER CATS Future dates and shows to be … Continue reading Music Night at The Hub

Hungarian Summit 2022: Celebrating the Hungarian Culture and Community

Tickets are already on sale for the most exciting Hungarian – American event!  Place: MOAS – Museum of Arts and Science, Daytona Beach, FL USA  Time: May 12 – 14, 2022  We believe the time has come for us in 2022!  After the Corona virus pandemic and the past two challenging years, we believe it is time for us to move  forward and conduct the … Continue reading Hungarian Summit 2022: Celebrating the Hungarian Culture and Community

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Kicks Off 

Although sea turtle nesting season officially started May 1, Volusia County managed beaches already had three leatherback nests. One of them, which was discovered April 2, is the earliest recorded sea turtle nest on county managed beaches. With water temperatures warming up quickly, hundreds of sea turtles will be emerging from the surf to lay eggs on the beach in the next few months. During … Continue reading Sea Turtle Nesting Season Kicks Off 

Make a Splash @ Weeki Wachee Springs State Park 

Photos by Kelsey Walters  Growing up, I may have had a slight obsession with mermaids. Ariel was my spirit animal and I wanted nothing more than to live under the sea. It’s no secret that my love for the merfolk lives on today, and I am absolutely thrilled that my infatuation has been passed down to my daughter, Avery.  Newly 4 years old, mermaids aren’t … Continue reading Make a Splash @ Weeki Wachee Springs State Park 

This Weekend: Events in Volusia (4/29 – 5/1)

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. **EVENT INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. VISITORS ARE ENCOURAGED TO CHECK WITH EVENT ORGANIZERS DIRECTLY FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION.** Follow … Continue reading This Weekend: Events in Volusia (4/29 – 5/1)

Volusia County 2022 Summer Camps and Children’s Programs

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 or … Continue reading Volusia County 2022 Summer Camps and Children’s Programs

Planting your own Butterfly Garden

Isn’t it wonderful to live in a state that is home to a huge variety of butterflies? Florida is home to over 180 species of butterflies. This means spring is the perfect time to plant your own butterfly garden! I’m not talking about a garden that will be labor-intensive or expensive (hey, that rhymes), but a small attempt to provide basic butterfly needs that will … Continue reading Planting your own Butterfly Garden

This Weekend: Events in Volusia (4/22 – 4/24)

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. **EVENT INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. VISITORS ARE ENCOURAGED TO CHECK WITH EVENT ORGANIZERS DIRECTLY FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION.** Follow … Continue reading This Weekend: Events in Volusia (4/22 – 4/24)

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NSB Food Festival

April 21 @ 5 – 9 pm along Flagler Avenue The New Smyrna Beach Food Festival will fill the beachside from 5-9 p.m., Thursday, April 21st, along Flagler Avenue. Diners may sample taste-sized portions of Volusia County restaurants’ best dishes priced from $3 to $5 and enjoy live entertainment along the Avenue. There will be shopping with the Merchants on Flagler Avenue and vendors who sell their … Continue reading NSB Food Festival