Cultural Council Issues Call for Public Art

Florida artists are invited to submit two and three-dimensional works of art for possible display in Daytona Beach Regional Airport’s terminal, which is undergoing major renovations. The Volusia County Council has allocated $65,000 for the purchase or commissioning of artwork to be displayed in six designated public areas.The Cultural Council of Volusia County, which oversees the county’s Art in Public Places program, will review proposals and … Continue reading Cultural Council Issues Call for Public Art

INSIDE LOOK: Sappho Chocolates

Interview by Tiffany Evers // Photos by Kelsey Walters The Team:  We all do pretty much everything. That way if someone needs to stay home, the chocolate making continues. However, each of us has our specialties. Kathryn: While we all come up with ideas for new flavors, it’s Kathryn’s job, as chocolatier, to make them work. Like formulating each of the different alcohol fillings we use … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: Sappho Chocolates

Classic Christmas Radio Show

Showtimes December 20 and 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm December 22 @ 2 p.m. LocationDaytona Playhouse, 100 Jessamine Blvd., Daytona Beach FL 32118 Celebrate the Holiday Season with 1940’s and 50’s beloved American classic radio shows such as Father Knows Best, Our Miss Brooks, Burns & Allen and My Friend Irma. The funny and heartwarming stories presented as a radio broadcast with sound effects performed … Continue reading Classic Christmas Radio Show

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Daytona Turkey Run

Daytona International Speedway – 1801 West International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 November 28 – December 1, 2019 Take a walk down memory lane and relive a 46-year tradition with the Daytona Turkey Run, the largest combined classic car show and swap meet in the United States! Four days of family fun at Daytona International Speedway! The annual Daytona Turkey Run is a car enthusiasts dream held … Continue reading Daytona Turkey Run

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A Magical Tour: Magic of Lights @ Daytona International Speedway

This article was originally published in December 2017. Some aspects of this attraction, including pricing and times, are subject to change. In November, Daytona International Speedway opens the gates to the county’s newest holiday attraction, Magic of Lights. The first of its kind for this area, Magic of Lights offers a drive-through light display experience that’s sure to delight the whole family. In addition to … Continue reading A Magical Tour: Magic of Lights @ Daytona International Speedway

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2019 Volusia County Holiday Parades

Parades are in order of date and time, and not categorized by area. TOMOKA BOAT PARADE FRI, DEC 6 @ 6 – 9 PM  Route: visible from the River Grille, Ormond Beach.  SANTA PAWS PARADE FRI, DEC 6 @ 6 PM Route: Along Flagler Avenue CHRISTMAS CRAZY CAR PARADE FRI, DEC 6 @ 7 PM Route: Along Flagler Avenue HOLLY HILL  SAT, DEC 7 @ 10 … Continue reading 2019 Volusia County Holiday Parades

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STEMFest USA

November 9 @ Daytona Stadium Address: 3777 LPGA Boulevard Daytona Beach, FL 32114 STEMFest USA is a celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. This highly visible event at Daytona Stadium provides an opportunity for engagement and exchange between children, teens, families and STEM professionals and features numerous exhibitors providing hands-on activities, live performances, interactive demonstrations, and family-oriented STEM entertainment. New this year, the 2019 MultiGP Drone Racing Championship … Continue reading STEMFest USA

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INSIDE LOOK: Trolling Lines with Local Anglers

Interviews by Tiffany Evers // Photos by Kelsey Walters Patrick “Tupat” Eichstaedt  Licenses Carried: Fishing / Snook  Facebook: Patrick Eichstaedt (Personal) / Tupat’s Hawaiian Poke Sauce (Business)  Instagram: @TheRealTupat  Website: Tupats.com  Contact Info: (386) 405-7599 // Tupat@mac.com  Business Name: Tupat’s Hawaiian Poke Sauce  Q: What type of fishing do you specialize in?  A: I specialize in all backwater fishing from my Pau Hana Big EZ … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: Trolling Lines with Local Anglers

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St. Demetrios Greek Festival

November 7 – 10 Thursday-Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 134 N. Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach FL 32118 Multi-day, community event featuring authentic traditional Greek food, music, dancing and libations. This “must do” event is free and open to the public and guaranteed to be fun for all. The Annual Greek Festival is one of Daytona’s most … Continue reading St. Demetrios Greek Festival

Halifax Art Festival

Historic Downtown Beach St., Daytona Beach- November 2 & 3, 2019,Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The Festival features a unique blend of fine arts, crafts, music, food, and fun.  Admission is free to the public with plenty of free parking for artful shoppers and artists. The Festival features juried local, regional, and national original works of art from … Continue reading Halifax Art Festival