Where to Play on Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, Florida is a famous and popular vacation destination people enjoy coming back to time and time again. It is “The World’s Most Famous Beach” for a reason. Come out and enjoy the beautiful 23-mile stretch of white, sandy beach, the excellent restaurants, the exciting nightclubs, bike week and of course the Nascar racing.

If you haven’t decided where to go on vacation, why not plan on Daytona Beach, Florida? You will not regret it. We have a broad array of hotels from which you can choose: Stay at the historic, Daytona Beach Plaza Resort & Spa; or the The Mayan Inn just a few steps away from all Daytona Beach has to offer; The Acapulco Hotel & Resort located on the southern part of Daytona Beach Shores; or if you are looking for a hotel with a Caribbean feel, try the La Playa Resort & Suites or the Plaza Ocean Club, a Caribbean retreat in the heart of Daytona Beach.

If you are planning a visit to Daytona Beach, Florida, and are looking for things to do – Daytona Beach, Florida offers many diverse sights and sounds. You, your friends and family can splash about on the white sandy beach; sit by your hotel pool sipping libations watching the waves of the Atlantic roll in while catching a fabulous sunset; taste the local food in the many restaurants; let loose at the amusement parks; reel in the big one while you enjoy a day or half-day of fishing;, enjoy sight-seeing; and experience the sights and sounds of The Daytona International Speedway. There are so many things to do in Daytona, that surely you, your friends, and family will have a fun-packed vacation.

Some events not to miss:

Daytona Seafood Festival, May 11, 2013
Enjoy delicious seafood, great entertainment, Super Kid’s Zone, vendors, displays and all the family fun you can handle.

Coke Zero 400, Florida, July 6, 2013
It’s a summer tradition as American as fireworks and cookouts. Be a part of the event that’s produced some of the most dramatic moments in racing history, while you enjoy one of the nation’s biggest fireworks displays after the race. It’s the perfect way to spend a summer night at one of America’s most festive times of year.

Celebrate National Lighthouse Day at Ponce Inlet Lighthouse Aug 07, 2013
On this day in 1789, the U.S. Congress enacted legislation allowing the federal government control over the creation and maintenance of lighthouses. National Lighthouse Day honors and commemorates a beacon of light that symbolizes safety and security for boats at sea. Celebrate this day with family-oriented activities, climb the tallest Lighthouse in Florida, and explore our historical exhibits.

4th Annual Daytona Blues Festival, October 11, 2013
This year the Blues Festival will kickoff with a pre-festival welcome party on the 10th. See Tommy Castro and the Painkillers, The Nighthawks, Grand Marquis, Matt Hill and the Deep Fryed Two, Harper and the Midwest Kind, Betty Lou Fox and Skyla Burrell and band.

Daytona Turkey Run, Nov 28, 2013
The Southeast’s largest car show and swap meet takes place Thanksgiving weekend in the expansive infield of the Daytona Speedway.

Daytona 500, February 23, 2014
It’s called “The Great American Race” but it’s the race the entire world bears witness to. Because no race has the guaranteed power to elevate careers and change lives, generation after generation, like the DAYTONA 500 does. It doesn’t matter if it’s from the driver’s seat or a grandstand seat – being a part of the DAYTONA 500 is the thrill of a lifetime.