It's the most wonderful time of the year.  Time to explore new ways to celebrate the season with Christmas events in Daytona Beach and get in the spirit of the holidays with family and friends. Here are a few holiday events in Daytona Beach that will cause your cold tiny Grinch heart to grow three sizes. 

Magic of Lights at Daytona International Speedway

Magic of Lights is a festival of twinkling, magical holiday lights in Daytona Beach! A 200-foot light tunnel and over 40 Scenes of holiday lights displays will be featured during Magic of Lights™, the unique and thrilling family-friendly drive-through holiday lights festival spread over a 1-2 Mile course. Admission is $20-25 per car. 

Sunday Snowdays at ONE Daytona

Enjoy a family-friendly holiday event in Daytona Beach in the One Daytona Victory Circle with a dual lane snow slide, interactive DJ, Polar Express train, stilt walkers making balloon art and more including a special appearance by Buddy the Elf!

Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro

Bring the family and enjoy the magic of Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro Shop! Get your photo taken with Santa for free and participate in holiday crafts. Weekdays: 5-8P. Saturdays: 10A-8P. Sunday: 12-5P

Christmas at Rockefeller Gardens

You're invited to celebrate Christmas at Rockefeller Gardens on Dec. 15th with food trucks, music, and a 75-foot snow slide! The fun starts at 3 PM. 

13th Annual Fantasy Lights Festival

The Central Park in Town Center hosts the 13th Annual Fantasy Lights Festival which includes a walking tour of over 50 animated light displays all through the month of December. On themed nights there will be Santa's Merry Train Ride, Talking Christmas Tree, marshmallow roasting pit, snow, and visits with Santa on Sundays!

Making Spirits Bright Family Fun Fest at Trails Shopping Center

Bring the family to The Trails Shopping Center on Dec. 15th for a Holiday Fun Fest to make your spirits bright! Free rides on the Arctic Express Train, face painting, and Free ice cream!

Breakfast with Santa at The Casements

Santa Claus is coming to town on Saturday, December 15th when the Department of Leisure Services hosts Breakfast with Santa at The Casements. From 8 am to 11 am, families will enjoy a tasty breakfast and fun Christmas activities throughout the house. Tickets are $5. 

For more holiday events in Daytona Beach, check out our complete Daytona Beach Christmas guide and subscribe to It's free.