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Beach-Lovin' Bikers Get Ready! Daytona Bike Week 2013 is Here!
The Harleys are moving into town! With the 72nd annual Daytona Bike Week 2013 just around the corner, it's time to get your bikes out and helmets on. As one of the biggest and most exciting Bike Weeks in the country, Daytona is ready to impress. Scheduled from March 8 - 17, 2013, Daytona Bike Week is jam-packed with events, activities, races and demonstrations. Scheduled events include professional motorcycle races, custom bike shows and much more.
With roots in motorcycle racing, Daytona has drawn huge crowds over the past three decades, bringing over one million motorcycle enthusiasts from around the globe together for a week of Harleys, leather, motocross racing and good times. Bikes that once raced each other on the sand of Daytona, the "World's Most Famous Beach," now face each other annually at the Daytona Beach International Speedway.
Get your engines revving with a stay at The Shores Resort & Spa, conveniently located amidst the action of Daytona Bike Week 2013. Book your accommodations now and make sure you don't miss a moment of the fun!
Events for May 2013
Florida Lighthouse Day
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, 4931 S. Peninsula Dr., Ponce Inlet. Come celebrate your local National Treasure - the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse. From 10 am to 2 pm, there will be family oriented activities, and several workshops designed specifically for kids. See new lighthouse exhibits and learn about Florida's many lighthouses Visit our lighthouse keeper (in living history mode) as he describes his duties at the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse. Then join him as he talks about the history of the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse, and demonstrates the maintenance duties on the First Order Fresnel Lens. Included in the cost of regular admission. Regular admission to the lighthouse museum is $5 for adults (12 years and older), and $1.50 for children. (386) 761-1821. www.ponceinlet.org.
Florida Lighthouse Day
Celebrate Florida Lighthouse Day at Ponce de Leon Inlet as the community commemorates the 29 remaining lighthouses in Florida. During the event, learn the history of the towers, visit the “Old Lighthouse Keeper”, and walk up the lighthouse. Bring the whole family out for the festivities and enjoy a vacation at our oceanfront Daytona Beach resort.