So much to see and do in Daytona Beach
There are so many things to do in Daytona Beach; the challenge is fitting everything in while you are here! Whether it's race season at Daytona International Speedway or high summer season and the families are rolling into town, Daytona Beach's calendar of events is nothing but action-packed. Browse these Daytona events and find out just what we mean when we say this city is full of excitement.
If it is a special event, a show at the Peabody Auditorium, a show at Daytona Beach's Historic Bandshell, or a conference at the Ocean Center that is bringing you to our sunny city, we have a room for you. Call our reservations office directly or book online with our promo code "Ocean Event" to receive our special discounted rate.
Daytona Beach is known for putting on some great annual events that attract visitors from all over the world. No matter what time of year you come to visit, there is bound to be something fun happening in our town. It's more than just a beach!
Race Week - February
Racing fans flock to Daytona Beach each year for Race Week, where the Daytona International Speedway is just a short drive from the Perry's Ocean Edge Resort. Watch the best stock car drivers in the world compete at the famous Daytona 500, which is NASCAR's biggest and most prestigious event. This is a popular event that draws visitors from all over the world so be sure to book your reservation early!
Daytona Bike Week - March
Bikers travel from all over the country to Daytona's largest annual event - Bike Week. Perry's Ocean Edge is just a few minutes away from all the Bike Week action, which includes entertainment, bike shows, charity runs, riding the loop, and plenty more within the 10 day event. We will sell out so book your room early!
Spring Break - March through April
Spring Breakers enjoy traveling to the World's Most Famous Beach for a warm retreat from the cold weather up North. Spring is a great time of year in Florida, the weather is perfect and the ocean water has warmed up. Sit back on the beach and enjoy your spring break!
Ormond Beach Seafood Festival - May
Food lovers, this event is for you! Taste a variety of fresh seafood from local restaurants, enjoy live music, vendors and children's activities at the annual Ormond Beach Seafood Festival. Located at Rockefeller Gardens, at 25 Riverside Drive in Ormond Beach (just north of Daytona). Visit their website.
Coke Zero 400 Race - July
Spend Fourth of July weekend in Daytona Beach for the popular NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the Coke Zero 400.
Independence Day is something we take seriously here in Daytona, so be prepared for fireworks and plenty of celebrating!
Daytona Blues Festival - October
This is one of the newest yet quickly growing festivals in Daytona Beach. The Daytona Blues Festival features 3 days of music from top blues performers in a variety of blues genres. This festival is the weekend before Biketoberfest (R) and has great weather, food, and music. Located at the Jackie Robinson Memorial Stadium. See event dates and ticket info at Visit their website.
Biketoberfest® - October
This weekend event is a smaller but very popular version of Daytona Bike Week. Hosted by the Daytona CVB, Biketoberfest is held each year during the fall and attracts motorcyclists and enthusiasts from all over the country. Visit their website.
Peabody Auditorium Events
|April 5-6, 2014 ||Sweet Adelines State Competition |
|April 10, 2014 ||National Collegiate Cheerleading and Dance Championships |
|April 15, 2014 ||Million Dollar Quartet Broadway Musical |
|May 2, 2014 ||1964-The Tribute Celebrate 50 Years of the Beatles |
|May 3, 2014 ||The Addams Family Broadway Musical |
|May 10, 2014 ||Fusion National Dance Competition |
|June 8, 2014 ||European School of Performing Arts Dance Recital |
|June 14, 2014 ||KEDA Dance School Dance Recital |
|June 15, 2014 ||Happy Together Tour 2014 with 6th Annual Outdoor Hippie Streetfest |
|June 28, 2014 ||USA National Miss Scholarship Pageant |
|July 9, 2014 ||Showtime Dance Challenge National Dance Competition |
Ocean Center Events
|April 8-13, 2014 ||NCA Competition |
|April 15, 2014 ||US Foods Show |
|April 24, 2014 ||Grace House Gala |
|April 25-30, 2014 ||Clinical Virology Symposium |
|May 1-5, 2014 ||National High School Drill Team Championships |
|May 6, 2014 ||Embry Riddle Graduation |
|May 9-11, 2014 ||USAG Jr. Pan Am Championship |
|May 13, 2014 ||Daytona State College Graduation |
|May 14, 2014 ||Bethune Cookman University Graduation |
|May 15-17, 2014 ||TOPS Florida State Recognition Days |
|May 17-18, 2014 ||AAU Southeast Regional Invitational |
|May 19-23, 2014 ||Animal Care Expo |
|June 10-15, 2014 ||Cadet National Dial Meet Championships |
|June 16-20, 2014 ||BigStuf Student Camp |
|June 21-27, 2014 ||Showbiz National Talent |
|July 13-17, 2014 ||Student Life Youth Conference |
|July 23-26, 2014 ||Florida Onsite Wastewater Association Conference |
|July 27-August 1, 2014 ||New Spring Church Youth Conference |