Truck Week Returns to Daytona This Weekend

Area residents can expect to see a lot of people and trucks in town this weekend for the Daytona Truck Meet. The local police departments have no plans to close the area bridges unless there is a public safety emergency. However, you should expect unusually heavy traffic and delays around the event areas, on the bridges, and beachside through the weekend. The 2021 Daytona Truck … Continue reading Truck Week Returns to Daytona This Weekend

Port Orange Carnival

March 31 – April 4 @ The Pavilion at Port Orange, 5501 S. Williamson Blvd.Port Orange 32128 Enjoy midway fun for the whole family March 31 – April 4 in Port Orange with rides and games for all ages and fair food for every appetite. Event admission and parking at The Pavilion at Port Orange are free. Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are … Continue reading Port Orange Carnival

NSB Mac and Cheese Challenge

Come get cheesy at the New Smyrna Beach Mac and Cheese Challenge on Flagler Avenue, Saturday, March 13th, from Noon – 5pm! Participants will be able to eat tasty samples of different types of Mac and Cheese at host locations on Flagler Avenue.  BONUS: Win $275 in Flagler Avenue Gift Certificates at select Mac & Cheese host sites, collect a key, then try to unlock … Continue reading NSB Mac and Cheese Challenge

Movies by the Marsh

WHOOO’s up for a night of family fun!? Marine Discovery Center will feature the fun, family film Hoot, presented by AdventHealth, on Friday, March 5 in the Hunter Amphitheater at MDC. This film is rated PG with a run time of 91 minutes. March 5 @ 4:45 – 8 PM at the Marine Discovery Center, NSB  Join MDC for this feature presentation PLUS a visit … Continue reading Movies by the Marsh

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Volusia County Events Happening this Weekend (Feb 19 – 21)

FRIDAY, February 19 Movie Under the Stars, War With Grandpa – JUST ANNOUNCED – RESCHEDULED FOR MARCH 19 5:30 PM @ Kenneth Parker Amphitheater, Port Orange City Center Join Port Orange Community Trust for a safe family fun event! Games & giveaways, food, snacks and of course. Shades will be there! Tanger Outlets Carnival February 18 through 28 @ Tanger Outlets, 1100 Cornerstone Blvd.Daytona Beach, … Continue reading Volusia County Events Happening this Weekend (Feb 19 – 21)

New Smyrna Beach Chili Challenge

Join  The Party’s on Flagler at the New Smyrna Beach Chili Challenge on Saturday, November 21st from Noon to 5pm, on Flagler Avenue, in New Smyrna Beach! Saturday, November 21 @ 12 – 5 PM – Flagler Avenue, NSB Like other food challenges on Flagler Avenue in New Smyrna Beach, the New Smyrna Beach Chili Challenge, guests use their tasting passports to visit the host … Continue reading New Smyrna Beach Chili Challenge

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2020 Click It or Ticket Campaign Kicks off Nov. 16

On November 16, local police departments will be teaming up with law enforcement agencies nationwide for a Border to Border (B2B) law enforcement event to kick off the annual Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign which runs through November 29. The US Dept. of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is asking all states to participate in the B2B, a one-day national seat belt … Continue reading 2020 Click It or Ticket Campaign Kicks off Nov. 16

Annual LUNAFEST Continues Virtually

Girls on the Run of Volusia County (GOTR) will be hosting the 10th Annual LUNAFEST this year virtually.  This was going to be a big, beautiful event at The Athens Theatre in DeLand this coming Tuesday 4/28, but due the circumstances, it had to be changed to virtual. Virtual Viewing on Tuesday, April 28th – 10th Annual LUNAFEST – Support Female Empowerment – Girls on the Run … Continue reading Annual LUNAFEST Continues Virtually

2020 Strike It Rich Fundraiser Boasts $10,000 Prize

It’s official – the Kiwanis Foundation of Southeast Volusia County is pleased to announce our annual 2020 Strike It Rich Fundraiser and we want to see you there! Tickets and What’s Included A ticket for $150 gets you dinner for two, open bar, music, dancing and cash prizes. Think of it… instant winners, 50/50, BINGO, Beach Carts of Cheer raffles and a possible grand prize … Continue reading 2020 Strike It Rich Fundraiser Boasts $10,000 Prize

Spirits Among Us

Mount Dora Ghost Tours Text//Photos by Kelsey Walters With Florida’s lengthy history, it’s common to hear tales of haunted grounds and ghost sightings throughout the state. Nearby St. Augustine’s ancient city is well-known for its ghostly guests and sinister past, but there is a new ghost tour through the haunted hilltop city of Mount Dora that’s already getting a lot of buzz, from both the … Continue reading Spirits Among Us