This Week: Events in Volusia (5/29 – 6/4)

If you find yourself with some free time on the weekend and you happen to be in Volusia County, you’re in luck! These are just a few of the fantastic events taking place throughout the week. 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 … Continue reading This Week: Events in Volusia (5/29 – 6/4)

This Week: Events in Volusia (5/22 – 5/28)

Calling all adventure-seeking families! Get ready for an action-packed weekend in Volusia County; your ultimate destination for an unforgettable weekend getaway. 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 … Continue reading This Week: Events in Volusia (5/22 – 5/28)

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Marine Science Center Reopens Bird Hospital 

With a better understanding of the avian flu and protocols to increase the safety of native birds and staff, the Marine Science Center has reopened its bird hospital and resumed admission of sick and injured birds. Staff is available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week to accept bird patients at the bird hospital, 4965 S. Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet. Expert Care … Continue reading Marine Science Center Reopens Bird Hospital 

Hike and Seek: Green Mountain Scenic Overlook and Trailhead – Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive 

Photos/Text by Kelsey Walters  Our corner of Florida isn’t exactly known for higher elevations. The coastline is relatively flat and hills in the area are mostly man-made. As you travel further inland, however, the scenery begins to change and rolling hills creep up from the sea level to which we are accustomed.  The area surrounding Lake Apopka, Florida’s fourth largest lake, is a wealth of … Continue reading Hike and Seek: Green Mountain Scenic Overlook and Trailhead – Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive