Daytona Beach Events
There is always something fun to do at the World's Most Famous Beach! Check out our list of popular upcoming events for guests to enjoy during their stay at the El Caribe Resort and Conference Center. Be sure to check our Area Page to see more info about things to do in Daytona Beach, annual Daytona Beach events, and family friendly activities and attractions near the El Caribe Resort.
Ponce Inlet Lighthouse - 'Climb to the Moon Tour'
Climb to the Moon at Florida's tallest lighthouse. Experience spectacular views of the sunset and moonrise from atop the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse. Join the old lighthouse keeper as he leads you on your journey into the past and discover the unique history of this National Historic Landmark. Toast the setting sun with sparkling cider and enjoy panoramic views of the ocean, inlet, and inland waterways by the light of the full moon. This special event is limited to 25 participants only. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling Mary at (386) 761-1821 ext. 10. Prices are $25 for non-members and $20 for members.
Ohana Luau Dinner Show
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the islands as they come alive nightly in Daytona's only dinner show. This family fun show is suitable for all ages. Become part of the excitement on stage as you learn traditional island dances with the Hawaiian beauties and warriors. The all-you can eat tropical feast will be sure to satisfy both your appetite and your budget. Don't miss the chance to feel the warm hospitality of the islands and make memories that last a lifetime. Reservations suggested (386) 255-5411 x 186.
St Demetrios Greek Festival
Nov 08, 2012 - Nov 11, 2012
11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Thurs. - Sat.; 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Sunday. St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 129 N Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach. OPA! The 36th Annual St Demetrios Greek Festival - Sample Greek Cuisine, Live Greek Music, watch Greek dancer from different regions, spirits, merchandise and delectable greek pastries! ...
Cheech & Chong: The Joint Venture - Comedy.
Nov 09, 2012
7:30 p.m. Peabody Auditorium, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach. Cheech & Chong: The Joint Venture - Comedy. (386) 671-3462
Women's Basketball Invitational begins at Ocean Center
Nov 09, 2012 - Nov 11, 2012
The Ocean Center, 101 Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach. Featuring teams from the University of Texas, University of Central Florida, Hofstra University, Stetson University and St. John's University. Tickets can be purchased at the Ocean Center's box office. Three-day passes are available for $26 for adults and $20 for students, seniors and military. One-day passes are $12
2012 Halifax Food & Wine Festival - United Way Campaign Kick-Off
Nov 10, 2012
News-Journal Center, 221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach. Those who attend the festival at News-Journal Center in downtown Daytona Beach will have the opportunity to sample specialties from an array of restaurants representative of the area's diverse styles of dining. The local beverage industry will be out in force, with distributors, shops and a winery bringing at least 40...
LeAnn Rimes in Concert at The Peabody
Nov 13, 2012
7:30 p.m. Peabody Auditorium, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach. For ticket info and membership call the Peabody Auditorium box office at (386) 671-3461 www.Ticketmaster.com. or www.PeabodyAuditorium.org
Daytona Symphony Society presents: Beethoven Weekend
Nov 16, 2012 - Nov 18, 2012
7 p.m. Friday, presents: JSO Adam Golka, Piano; 7 p.m. Saturday, presents: JSO Teddy Abrams, Conductor; and; 3 p.m. Sunday, presents: Sonata Sunday. Peabody Auditorium, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach. (386) 253-2901 www.DBSS.org.
The Christmas Music of Manheim Steamroller - Broadway Play
Nov 20, 2012
7 p.m. Peabody Auditorium, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach. Mannheim Steamroller is a music group founded by Chip Davis, and co-founded by Jackson Berkey, known primarily for their modern recordings of Christmas music. www.BroadwayInDaytonaBeach.com (386) 671-3462
Daytona Turkey Run
Nov 22, 2012 - Nov 25, 2012
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach. The Southeast's largest car show and swap meet takes place Thanksgiving weekend in the expansive infield of the Speedway. (386) 255-7355; (386) 767-9070. www.turkeyrun.com $10 - $20
Ocean Center's "Light Up Volusia Nights" Ceremony
Nov 24, 2012
5 - 9 p.m. Ocean Center's Light Up Volusia Nights ceremony will unveil beautifully festive holiday lights and decorations at the Ocean Center, Daytona Beach Hilton Oceanfront Resort, Ocean Walk Shoppes and the historic oceanfront Bandshell. The Ocean Center will feature an ornate 40-foot Christmas tree that will be officially lit by attending city and county officials
Dec 08, 2012 - Dec 09, 2012
2 pm matinee. Peabody Auditorium 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach. For more information call the box office at (386) 671-3462 www.PeabodyAuditorium.org
Daytona Beach Shores Christmas Parade and Christmas Party
Dec 08, 2012
4 p.m. Starts at Walgreens, 3004 South Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach Shores and proceeds south to the Cracked Egg, 3280 S. Atlantic AveDaytona Beach Shores. Join the Daytona Beach Shores Business Alliance in celebrating the Christmas season. Enjoy traditional twinkles and festive lights, school Bands and other groups that are ready to entertain you and get you in the mood for...
Cinematique Presents: The Nutcracker
Dec 23, 2012
2 p.m. Cinematique Theater 242 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach. Approximate running time: 130 min. (including one intermission). A magician with secrets, an enchanted gift, a guiding angel and a visit through the Land of Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets: it must be the holiday favorite. This now-classic Royal Ballet production creates the world of the 19th-century...
New Year's Eve Celebration
Dec 31, 2012
Ring in 213 at one of Central Florida's largest New Year's Eve celebrations. This eight-block Main Street fete features live music, food vendors, fireworks and more! 386.255.9300