Calendar of Events
Wave in the 2014 Coke Zero 400 at the Daytona International Speedway with The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach
Come wave in this summer's NASCAR season at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. The Coke Zero 400 race weekend kicks off on July 3, 2014 through July 5, 2014, with Practice Day, and commences with the Day Coke Zero 400 race celebrating Independence Day weekend. Sponsored by Coca-Cola, this 160 lap NASCAR race has produced some of the closest finishes in NASCAR race history and has drawn exciting sponsors and drivers. Deemed a "mid-summer-classic" the Coke Zero 400 race challenges all of your favorite NASCAR drivers and crews on the hot summer asphalt in Daytona Beach, Florida.
The Daytona International Speedway's 31-degree, high bank track offers thrills for spectators and drivers alike. Under the lights of the DIS, the Coke Zero 400 offers a variety of ticket packages for your family and friends to enjoy this Daytona International Speedway event in Daytona Beach. Pit passes, pit zone seating area, drink and beverage services, NASCAR fan zones and other promotions are among the exciting Coke Zero sponsored packages to enjoy while the flags drop and engines roar.
The excitement of the Daytona Beach area is highlighted by the DIS and the historical NASCAR races which have graced this Florida track. Become a part of NASCAR history with an Independence Day celebration in Daytona Beach for the Coke Zero 400. The Shores Resort & Spa is the perfect hotel near the Daytona International Speedway for upcoming NASCAR races and the festivities in July. With luxury accommodations, this beachfront resort and spa provides relaxing and convenient accommodations for any NASCAR fan.
Events for August 2014
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 about the history of the towers, visit the “Old Lighthouse Keeper”, and walk up the lighthouse.