Trouble in Paradise @ Jane’s Art Center

Group Exhibit – Trouble in Paradise On Display: April 27 – May 29, 2021 Opening Reception: May 1st, 4-7pm An idiom used to describe problems in positive situations.   Selected artists have focused on environmental issues, and their artworks express an environmental message; that public behavior can initiate environmental changes with reference to something that touches them personally. Jane’s Art Center is located at 199 Downing … Continue reading Trouble in Paradise @ Jane’s Art Center

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COVID-19 Vaccines Winding Down at Fairgrounds, NSB Testing Site to close April 30

After operating for over three months and providing more than 74,000 vaccines, COVID-19 activities at the Volusia County Fairgrounds are beginning to wind down. The last day for first dose vaccines at the site will be Friday, April 30, and second dose vaccines will be provided as scheduled through Friday, May 28.  “When vaccine efforts started in January, the partnership between the county and Department … Continue reading COVID-19 Vaccines Winding Down at Fairgrounds, NSB Testing Site to close April 30

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Learn Wild Facts on Local Eco-Tours

Feature photo by Sherry Taylor, Daytona/NSB Discovery Map Did you know alligator snapping turtles laugh so hard, no sounds come out? Just kidding! The fact is these guys do not have vocal cords. Also like most turtles, they make a range of hissing sounds (think air escaping a balloon). So, why are their mouths agape all the time? Because alligator snapping turtles are ambush predators. … Continue reading Learn Wild Facts on Local Eco-Tours

Get Rid of Unwanted Meds: It’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

This Saturday is the 20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, which means Volusia County residents can safely rid your homes of unwanted medications to help reduce accidental or intentional misuse. VSO To Collect Unwanted Meds Saturday at District Offices National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is 10 a.m. -2 p.m. For Saturday’s Take Back Day, sponsored by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Volusia … Continue reading Get Rid of Unwanted Meds: It’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Flagler Avenue Wine Walk

The monthly Wine Walk returns to Flagler Avenue, Saturday, April 24th from 1 to 7 PM. April 24 @ 1 – 7 PM along Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach During the progressive event, taste your choice of up to 100 showcased wines. Wine tasting passports are $30 and include 20 tasting tickets and a keepsake wine glass. Some locations feature both one- and multi-ticket wines … Continue reading Flagler Avenue Wine Walk

Catch Me Outside…

…at a Sanford or DeLand Indie Market, that is. I’m so glad the market season is back because the weather is perfect, the food is yummy, the drinks are flowing and live music is my absolute fav. These markets will also give you a chance to support local artists and shop from a variety of unique, creative and original crafted items such as vintage collectibles … Continue reading Catch Me Outside…

Save the Manatee Golf Tournament

Saturday, May 1 @ at 8 AM Hidden Lakes Golf Club, 35 Fairgreen Ave, New Smyrna Beach, 32168 Golfers: Tee Off For Manatees Saturday, May 1, 2021, 8:00 a.m. Shotgun Start 18 Hole, 4 Person Scramble $75 per golfer ($300 per foursome) includes: 18 Holes of golf with cart at Hidden Lakes. Golfer goody bags. Lunch after the tournament with BBQ and vegetarian options. Awesome … Continue reading Save the Manatee Golf Tournament

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Events Happening this Weekend in Volusia County (Apr 16 – 18)

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. FRIDAY, April 16 Rock the Beach – Spring Tribute Series 4/16, 4/30 and 5/8 from 7 – 11:30 PM @ The Hard Rock … Continue reading Events Happening this Weekend in Volusia County (Apr 16 – 18)

Rock the Beach – Spring Tribute Series

Address: 918 North Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 Dates: 4/16/2021, 4/30/2021, 5/8/2021 Location: Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach Time: 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM Price: $10 General Admission / $25 and $50 VIP tables The Rock The Beach – Spring Tribute Band Series features some of the area’s best tribute bands playing on the Wave Terrace oceanfront stage at the Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach. Doors open at 7 … Continue reading Rock the Beach – Spring Tribute Series

DeLand Artisan Alley Farmers Market

Address: 104 South Artisan Alley, DeLand, FL 32720 Phone: (386) 624-7833 Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday Location: DeLand 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. Don’t forget your face mask! Continue reading DeLand Artisan Alley Farmers Market