The autumn season has arrived, and for some it’s a welcomed sight. Many people wait all year for end-of-year festivities and opportunities to make lasting memories with friends and loved ones. This year, there are several festivals and entertainment options again happening in and near Ormond Beach.
In fact, Ormond Beach is known throughout the region as a hub for family-friendly attractions and events. From the beach, to nature trails, world-class attractions, a unique downtown featuring top-notch shops and restaurants, and much more, people from across the country and the world flock to Ormond Beach each year to soak up the sun and have a great time.
Read on to discover some of the exciting festivals happening in this area, and how you and your loved ones can be part of the action all year long.
Halifax Art Festival
This year’s Halifax Art Festival is slated for November 2nd and 3rd. Now in its 57th year in Daytona Beach, this is one of the oldest continuous art festivals in the state. Benefitting the Museum of Arts and Science, organizers expect more than 450,000 guests. At least 250 artists and vendors are slated to participate this year.
Once you’ve caught the art bug, take a stroll through downtown Ormond Beach. Here, you’ll discover more artistic integrity at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens. There are also several interesting murals painted on buildings throughout town.
For more than 40 years, the Saint Demetrios Greek Festival has been an entertainment and cultural staple in Central Florida. Scheduled for November 7 - 10 this year, organizers say the free event is an opportunity for everyone to become immersed in Greek culture. That includes authentic food and drink, entertainment, and more. Crafts and souvenirs will also be available for purchase.
Throughout the year, other similar cultural events are held in and around Ormond Beach. That includes the Celtic Festival, Jewish Heritage Festival, Oktoberfest, and many more.
Riverfest Seafood Festival
Ormond Beach is the annual home to the Riverfest Seafood Festival, now in its 11th year. Slated for November 16 and 17 at Rockefeller Gardens and Fortunado Park, here’s where you can sample locally-caught seafood, and also enjoy music and other entertainment options.
Conveniently located close to downtown Ormond Beach, this event also features demonstrations, a kids’ fishing clinic, and more. Both parking and admission are free.
Other Intriguing Events
As mentioned, there’s always something going on in and near Ormond Beach. That’s partly why more people who visit the area choose to return to live here for all or part of the year. They know that investing in a high-quality custom home in a world-class entertainment and vacation locale is rewarding, and just makes sense.
Other events held in the region throughout the year include Biketoberfest, the DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts, Daytona Turkey Run, and more.
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