Top Holiday Events Near Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach is filled with holiday cheer this season! Enjoy the most colorful events and festivals within driving minutes from Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort. Experience the sights, sounds, and tastes of the holidays in and around beautiful Daytona Beach, Florida with these top holiday events.
Daytona Beach Christmas Parade
Illuminated vessels create a colorful maritime procession at the annual Daytona Beach Christmas Boat Parade organized by the Halifax River Yacht Club. On December 3, 2022, watch the dazzling boat show along the Halifax River from the Seabreeze Bridge to the Halifax Harbor Marina. The top boats in various categories such as best lights and best theme will win prizes.
Magic of Lights at Daytona International Speedway
Drive through a million Christmas lights at Magic of Lights at Daytona International Speedway. From November 18, 2022 through January 1, 2023, the World Center of Racing is transformed into a colorful holiday wonderland. Purchase tickets online or at the gate for this family-friendly holiday event in Daytona Beach.
St. Augustine Nights of Lights
From November 19, 2022 through January 31, 2023, enjoy the holiday spectacle known as the St. Augustine Nights of Lights. This award-winning holiday light display in St. Augustine is home to over three million twinkling Christmas lights found in every corner of the historic district. From the luminous lights along the bayfront to the Christmas tree placed in the center of the Plaza de la Constitución, discover countless Instagram-worthy locations at Nights of Lights. Take the special seasonal tours in a train or trolley to visit the best areas.
Tanger Outlets Tree Lighting Ceremony
Visit the Tanger Outlets and explore fun family activities together with your loved ones. Watch the gorgeous 50-foot Christmas tree lighting ceremony featuring interactive displays on November 18, 2022. Can't make the lighting ceremony? View the festive display while holiday shopping at the outlets!
The Twi-Light II Motel Christmas Lights
You do not want to miss the free annual holiday lights display at the Twi-Light II Motel in Holly Hill at 1125 Ridgewood Ave. A favorite among locals, the lights usually stay on until 10 PM on weekdays, 11 PM on weekends. While the display is free, donations are accepted and appreciated. To view these magical lights, take your car on the driveway that loops around the property. If you want to take a closer look, you may park your car and spend some quality time with your family while enjoying their beautiful Christmas lights and lovely Christmas decorations.
Miracle Bar at McCoys Rum Room
Enter a holiday wonderland when you visit the exclusive pop-up bar at McCoys Rum Room. Order from a list of naughty and nice cocktails, and sip among cheerful holiday decor. McCoys is just one of a select few bars that have joined "Miracle" by Cocktail Kingdom. Plus, did you know you can reserve the entire Miracle Bar space for group events and holiday parties? Just submit a request for proposal here! Celebrate the season at Miracle, launching November 16 through December 26, 2022!
Christmas Tinsel Brunch Buffet
Celebrate Christmas in Daytona Beach at our annual Tinsel Brunch Buffet. Gather your friends and family for a lavish buffet complete with a chicken and waffle station, carving station, holiday desserts, and many more delicious dishes. Adults are $66.75 per person and children ages five to 12 are $23.75 per person. Reserve your seat today by calling (386) 947-8054.
Christmas Spectacular at Stetson Mansion
Head to nearby DeLand to see the historic Stetson Mansion dressed up in all its holiday glory. During the Christmas Spectacular, which runs from November 1, 2022 to January 21, 2023, you can take a special Christmas tour of the grand estate. And with hundreds of twinkling lights, dozens of Christmas trees, and countless other holiday touches, it’s an absolutely magical experience.
Studio 54 New Year's Eve Party
But Christmas is just part of the holiday season. After all, the celebrations last all through the New Year. At Hilton Daytona Beach, we like to ring in the New Year with a bang! On December 31, 2022, our Studio 54 New Year’s Eve Costume Party will be filled with dancing, games, food, champagne, poker tables and so much more. Make sure to purchase your tickets and overnight accommodations in advance so you can celebrate New Year’s Eve in Daytona Beach!