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

Edgewater/NSB Christmas Boat Parade

December 12 @ 6 – 9 PM “Parade will start 6:00pm at Channel Marker 57(Veterans Park) in Edgewater and continue North looping Chicken Island! There will be no registration fees or any of the sorts. Just decorate your pretty boat with some beautiful Christmas lights and meet up before 6:00 pm for us to begin the traditional route from years prior! Thankfully there are a … Continue reading Edgewater/NSB Christmas Boat Parade

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

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 Continue reading Bright Lights and Merry Nights Trail

Orange City Santa through the Neighborhoods

In a partnership with the North Pole, the Orange City Fire Department has made arrangements for Santa to make an appearance in Orange City neighborhoods from December 4 through December 6. Due to his hectic schedule, Santa will not stop but will drive by waving and wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas. Santa will begin his journey each night at 5:30 p.m. and end at … Continue reading Orange City Santa through the Neighborhoods