Calendar of Events
The Winner of the 2016 Daytona 500 - Denny Hamlin
The 2016 Daytona 500 took place on February 21, 2016, and was one for the ages! With the closest finish since NASCAR introduced electronic scoring in 1993, Denny Hamlin beat Martin Truex Jr. by .010 seconds to take the checkered flag and a place in Daytona Beach history. Start planning your trip to the 2017 Daytona 500 today!
Nicknamed "The Great American Race," the Daytona 500 is the biggest, most expensive, and most prestigious race in America. With a long history of heart-wrenching defeats, come from behind victories, famous duels, photo finishes and top-of-the-line entertainment, the race is one of the most anticipated in American sports. No NASCAR race would be complete without tailgating, so grab some friends and get in the spirit before you head out to watch Jeff Gordon, Danica Patrick, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and other house-hold names compete for the title of NASCAR's most grueling race.
For car enthusiasts, Daytona Swap Meets also present an excellent time to learn, view, buy, and sell classic cars. Held throughout the year, these car shows are ever-increasing in popularity and offer entertainment for every age!
Get your engines revving with a stay at The Shores Resort & Spa. Conveniently located near Daytona International Speedway and a multitude of swap meets, the beachfront hotel will ensure your vacation is memorable. Book your room now and make sure you don't miss a moment of the fun!
Events for July 2016
Free Concert & Fireworks! U2 Tribute Band
UV, the U2 tribute band, will perform, followed with fireworks over the Atlantic Ocean at 9:45 p.m.This scenic amphitheater is located in Oceanfront Park on the north end of the Boardwalk amusement area and overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Built of coquina in 1937, the Bandshell can host 5,000 people for concerts, outdoor weddings, receptions, events or group activities. Parking, Chairs & Refreshments
Parking is available at the Ocean Center garage and surface lots. You can enter the Bandshell through the Ocean Walk Village from A1A or the overpass from the parking garage.Chairs are available for rental.Beverages are available from licensed vendors during events.