Halloween is finally here and we've prepared a list of top things to do in Daytona for the holiday and the rest of the week. Sample food from some of Daytona's finest restaurants, attend and art festival, or find a new spot to catch some live music in Daytona. Get out and explore your city!


Flashback Dance Party 

When: Thurs., Nov. 1 | 7 PM

Where: Main Street Station

Put on your dancing shoes because the historic Main Street Station and Dj Corey CoMo are bringing all your favorite hits from the 70's and 80's, plus some current hits from today, to the dance floor. No cover, costumes encouraged. Drink specials all night. 

Day of the Dead Celebration 

When: Fri., Nov. 2nd | 2 PM

Where: Daytona Beach Brewing

Celebrate Day of the Dead at DBB with a special beer release, food trucks, costume contest, salsa tasing contest, and other fun games!

8th Annual Food, Wine and Brew Festival

When: Sat., Nov. 3 | 6 PM

Where: Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

Sample the finest food, wine, and brew from local restaurants in Daytona and enjoy live entertainment at News-Journal's 8th Annual Food, Wine & Brew Festival.

Canal Street Craft Beer Walk 

When: Sat., Nov. 3 | 1 PM

Where: Canal Street Historic District

Sample craft beers along historic Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach from 1-7 PM on the first Saturday of every month!


New Smyrna Beach Halloween Parade & Costume Contest 

When: Wednesday, Oct. 31 (HALLOWEEN) | 4 PM

Where: Canal Street Historic District

Come on out for the New Smyrna Beach Halloween Parade & Costume Contest on Wednesday to put your costume-making skills to the ultimate test! Parade starts at 4 PM on Canal Street followed by a costume contest with prizes. 

Port Orange Halloween Fest

When: Wed., Oct. 31 (HALLOWEEN) | 5:30 PM

Where: City Center Complex

The City of Port Orange hosts its annual Halloween Fest featuring a large Trunk or Treat Community Expo, costume contests for kids, pumpkin games, a petting zoo, and food trucks.

56th Annual Halifax Art Festival

When: Sat., Nov. 3 | 9 AM

Where: Riverfront Park

Offering live entertainment, a student art competition, children’s activities, fine dining in many local restaurants and cafes, the Halifax Art Festival is a premier annual event benefitting MOAS. 

Daytona Beach Comic Con

When: Sun., Nov. 4 | 10 AM

Where: Embry-Riddle ICI Center

The Original and Longest Running Comic Book, Toy and Collectible Convention in Daytona Beach, Florida. Over 140 tables of vendors selling vintage to new comic books, toys, statues, art and other collectibles. 


There's no shortage of spots to listen to live music in Daytona. Deciding on where to go just depends on what music you're feeling. Sometimes you're feeling a little rock n' roll, or some funked up soul, or maybe some good ol' fashioned country. We've got you covered on where to find the best live music in Daytona. All you need to do is read on.

Where To Find The Best Live Music In Daytona Beach

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