Daytona Beach Events

The Nautilus Inn and Daytona Beach puts you close to all of the area's best annual events!

March 2019

March 7-17, 2019

Daytona Bike Week 2019

Dubbed the “World’s Largest Motorcycle Event,” Bike Week is a 10-day Daytona Beach area event filled with high-octane street festivals, concerts, motorcycle races, bike shows, rallies, manufacturer showcases and much more. Established more than seven decades ago, over 500,000 motorcyclists make the annual pilgrimage to this Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event. Visit for event happenings and updates.


March 21, 2019

The Sound of Music at The Peabody

THE HILLS ARE ALIVE! A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC is coming to [Theater or City]. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Acade my Award® winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “Edelweiss” and the title song. THE SOUND OF MUSIC features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers” by Maria Augusta Trapp. THE SOUND OF MUSIC enjoyed extraordinary success as the first live television production of a musical in over 50 years when “The Sound of Music Live!” aired on NBC in December, 2013 and was seen by over 44 million people. 2015 marked the 50th anniversary of the film version, which continues to be the most successful movie musical in history.


March 22-24, 2019

Spring Turkey Run Car Show

From the classics to street rods, the Spring Turkey Run car show is the largest and most diverse display of automobiles! Happening at Daytona International Speedway's infield, watch the World Center of Racing transform into a car enthusiasts' dream. There's always a wide variety of new, used, hard-to-find and custom parts, and all makes and models are on sale. Enjoy great food with a festive atmosphere that also includes arts and crafts vendors.


April 2019

April 13-14, 2019

Celtic Festival

The skirl of bagpipes means the Clans are ready to gather for the annual Ormond Beach Celtic Festival and Highland Games. Nominated a best local event 2017, the festival draws people from Celtic societies throughout the region. This great event returns to Rockefeller Gardens with five stages of music, two days of highland games, authentic Celtic food, vendors selling everything from claddagh rings to tartan kilts, kids activities and so much more!


May 2019


May 14, 2019

Kinky Boots at The Peabody

KINKY BOOTSis Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Inspired by true events, KINKY BOOTStakes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.


July 2019

July 4-6, 2019

Coke Zero Sugar 400 Weekend

Celebrate together this Independence Day weekend, at the World Center of Racing.Coke Zero Sugar 400 - the Ultimate All-American Summer Tradition. Anything can happen at this amazing race experience! The Coke Zero Sugar 400 Weekend is the summer getaway of all getaways. Drivers race 400 miles, 160 laps under the lights to the finish. If it's Daytona Beach fireworks you're looking for, immediately following the drop of the checkered flag, enjoy one of the biggest fireworks displays in the Southeast. It's a great time to see America's most iconic racetrack, and will make your summer vacation a memorable one for years to come.


October 2019


October 17-20, 2019

Biketoberfest® 2019

With temperate and pleasant weather in early fall, the multi-day event attracts more than 100,000 motorcycle enthusiasts and features the best sun, fun, surf, (and of course, riding,) that you’ll find in the U.S. There’s also the heat-seeking “World Center of Racing” events at Daytona International Speedway.


November 2019


November 2-3, 2019

Halifax Art Festival

From ceramics and basket weaving to watercolors and oil paintings, the Halifax Art Festival, held each fall in early November, celebrates seasoned as well as emerging artists and craftsmen. Featuring 250 juried artisans from all over the country, it is the second oldest continual art festival in the state of Florida.


November 7-10, 2019

Greek Festival Daytona

Fully immerse yourself in Greek culture. For over 40 years, the annual St. Demetrios Greek Festival has featured authentic traditional Greek food, music, dancing and libations. The multi-day community event is held every November on the Halifax River at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church on Halifax Avenue in Daytona Beach. The event is free and open to the public, which includes parking and shuttle service.