Daytona Beach Events


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

September 2019

 

September 1, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Back in Time, Huey Lewis and 80s show

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 2, 2019

1 p.m. NY Rockabilly Rockets,
4:30 p.m. Paisley Craze, ’60s Peace, Love and Rock and Roll tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 6, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Best of British Rock, Judas Priest tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 7, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Highway to Hell, ACDC tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 13, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Battery, Metallica tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 14, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Fleetwood Max, Fleetwood Mac tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 20, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Wildflowers, Tom Petty tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 21, 2019

Bandshell Concert: In the Light of Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 27, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Jaded, Aerosmith tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 28, 2019

Bandshell Concert: Wall of Echoes, Pink Floyd tribute

Catch a free concert at The Bandshell every Friday and Saturday night from 7:15 - 9:30 p.m. and a free 9:45 p.m. fireworks show at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier after every Saturday night concert and on Independence Day. More information: https://www.daytonabeach.com/events/music/bandshell-concerts/

 

September 28-29, 2019

DeLand Craft Show

Celebrate the works of artists and crafters from throughout Florida in this 19th annual event! Stroll award-winning Woodland Boulevard in downtown DeLand while sampling delicious farm-to-table foods from nearby eateries, enjoy homemade chocolate treats and fresh-brewed coffees and teas. The lively event features entertainment, crafter demonstrations, children's activities and much more. Free admission and parking.

 

 

October 2019

 

October 11-13, 2019

Great American Celebration of Speed

The only event in the world that brings together the fastest historic, current and future vehicles from the tracks, dirt, air and water to one location! Watch them come alive: cars take to the track, motorcycles jump, boats race down Lake Lloyd in the infield while planes soar above the world's most iconic destination for speed, Daytona International Speedway.

 

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.

 

November 8-10, 2019

New Smyrna Beach Balloon & Sky Fest Airshow

The New Smyrna Balloon & Sky Fest traditionally begins with a Friday night balloon glow to launch this spectacular event. This is a breathtaking site and one of the most popular and scenic events during the festival.

 

Saturday and Sunday are packed with aerial demonstrations by some of the top acrobatic pilots in North America. Confirmed appearances include the AeroShell Aerobatic Team, National Aerobatic Champion Patty Wagstaff, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University graduate and retired Air Force pilot John Black and air show veteran Gene McNeely. You’ll also see a 1940 Ford fire truck equipped with TWIN Rolls-Royce Bristol Viper jet engines (totaling over 24,000 horsepower) that can travel at an amazing 407 MPH! Our military forces always delight with a presence.

 

Between aerial acrobatics, you can enjoy a fully complemented carnival, catch a ride in a helicopter, explore static aviation displays. and animal encounters, supporting local rescues. Sky Fest will also host a “Taste of New Smyrna Beach” where restaurateurs serve up their favorite dishes in a festival atmosphere.

 

November 16-17, 2019

Riverside Seafood Festival

The 11th Annual Ormond Beach Riverfest Seafood Festival is a free two-day community celebration of seafood, boats, water sports, music and more! Whether you prefer active water play or just sitting back and enjoying the view with a plate of fresh seafood, Riverfest has something for everyone to love. Admission is free. There’s music all day long on the main stage, a boat show, plenty to eat, draft beer, eco-life presentations and lots of vendors. The highly anticipated event grows in size every year and drew more than 12,000 area residents and visitors in 2017. Pet friendly event. Free parking shuttle each day from City Hall.

 

November 28-December 1, 2019

Daytona Turkey Run

Take a walk down memory lane and relive a 46-year tradition with the Daytona Turkey Run, the largest combined classic car show and swap meet in the United States! Four days of family fun at Daytona International Speedway! The annual Daytona Turkey Run is a car enthusiasts dream held each Thanksgiving weekend in the infield of the World Center of Racing. Special features include swap meet vendors, a Car Corral of thousands of cars available for purchase, and handmade art, crafts and fashion – perfect for holiday shopping! Please visit the website for more information.

 

 

December 2019

 

December 27-30, 2019

World Karting Association Daytona Kartweek - 45th Anniversary

Celebrating its 45th anniversary, Daytona Kartweek showcases hundreds of karters from the World Karting Association (WKA) at the World Center of Racing! Celebrated as the "Foundation of Motorsports," spectators can watch the WKA National Road Racing Series karts compete on the same road race layout as the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA! The Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup takes place inside Turn Four of the famed tri-oval and you can watch (even at night!) the Daytona Dirt World Championship karting event on the dirt flat track.