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 August 2016
Front Porch Fridays
When: 10/25/2013ShareThe Riverfront Rocks ALL DAY, every fourth Friday of the month. Have a blast and celebrate the past with this rockin' monthly event. The Riverfront Shops of Daytona welcome you to the Front Porch Friday Festival, a local, monthly, all day festival. Thanks to the over two dozen downtown merchants, community groups and generous local sponsors (Cinematique, Jack White Land Co., RGU Color, Fiat of Daytona and WROD Radio), the Front Porch Friday Festival is quickly becoming a local favorite for 2013! This month's Front Porch Friday is October 25 and will be Celebrating the 1900's.Riverfront merchants will be participating by offering coupons, promotions, sales, and events from fitness and health to food, fun, and flashbacks. Attendees will enjoy local art, culture and music on the street.
The events begin at 7am and last throughout the evening. For more information, email email@example.com.
For more information about Front Porch Friday Festival or the Riverfront Shops of Daytona, including specific times of events, please check out www.facebook.com/frontporchfridayfestival and www.RiverfrontShopsofDaytona.com.