South Daytona Light Contest

The City of South Daytona Congratulates all the winners of the 2020 Holiday Lighting Awards! Please check out the winners below, from north to south. There were so many great nominations, we hope everyone participates again next year! 607 Northern Road 725 Marathon Way 523 Cherry Street 618 Olive Street 501 Blake Road 633 Doris Place 741 Baywood Lane 2558 Anastasia Drive 2457 Oriole Lane … Continue reading South Daytona Light Contest

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Christmas at Gaylord Palms Resort  Article and Photos by: Kelsey Walters  After this dumpster fire of a year, many people are looking to the holidays to instill some joy back into 2020 as we close it out. Many have begun celebrating earlier than ever (I’ve even spotted some Christmas trees up before Halloween!) and are on the hunt for some seasonal fun. As usual, the … Continue reading The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Light Up Volusia

December 5 from 5 – 630 PM @ the Ocean Center, Daytona Beach The Ocean Center will host the tenth annual Light Up Volusia from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. Saturday, December 5th, on the east plaza of the convention center. The public is invited to kick off the holiday season with this free, fun-filled holiday event. COVID-19 protocols will be in place and masks … Continue reading Light Up Volusia

2020 Toy Drive for the Head Start/Early Head Start Program

The Mid Florida Community Services for Head Start/Early Head Start Program will be gratefully accepting gift cards and monetary donations beginning October 23rd to December 5th. The toys, gift cards or monetary donations will be accepted during this time. We are spreading the word to help make wishes come true by donating for ages 1 – 5 year old’s for all ethnicities. The flyers below … Continue reading 2020 Toy Drive for the Head Start/Early Head Start Program

The Nutcracker in the Round

The Civic Ballet of Volusia County‘s The Nutcracker in the Round, The Family Series, is an abbreviated and narrated show with no intermission. Perfect for young children or anyone with special needs. The show will consist of Vignettes from Act I and a full Act II. Find more great holiday events and activities in our Volusia County Holiday Activities Guide! Continue reading The Nutcracker in the Round

Bright Lights and Merry Nights Trail

Attention Daytona Beach residents – don’t miss out! Add your decorated home or business to the city’s Bright Lights & Merry Nights holiday lights map! The interactive map, available in early December, will showcase homes or businesses for residents to drive by and enjoy the festive displays. To submit your home, fill out the form at https://bit.ly/39dQK6L Continue reading Bright Lights and Merry Nights Trail