Founded in 1876 by Henry A. DeLand, ?The Athens of Florida?, Deland Florida is a city that takes pride its rich history and culture. Deland is home of Stetson University which was originally founded by Henry DeLand in 1883 as the DeLand Academy. Other points of historical interest include the Athens Theater, Dutton House, Michaelos Building and the building in which South Trust Bank resides, originally the first department store in 1898. While visiting the historic sites, take a walk down Main Street Deland, which houses over 150 business?s from antique shops to tailors and 4 museums. A look at the Deland Florida map will show you the St. Johns River, perfect for a day of boating, fishing or manatee watching. You will also find the Deland Municipal Airport, which accommodates private, and charter aircraft and is home to Skydive Deland, a renowned skydiving center. Do not forget to stop by one of the six sports stadium, complex or fields and catch a game of baseball. Baseball is favorite pastime for the residents of Deland, hometown to Chipper Jones a pro baseball player. Full of history and relaxing pastimes, Deland Florida is a treasure for most anyone to enjoy.
Events in Deland
The Disgruntled Clown at Yolo Bar & Grilled Cheese
The Disgruntled Clown is back in Central Florida and coming to Downtown DeLand. One of the Top Underground Comic's Touring! No one ever says "I think I've seen him."You would Never FORGET his show.
Gemini Springs Youth Celebration of the Arts
at Gemini Springs Park
Our Preps Company dancers will be dancing at the Gemini Springs Youth Celebration of the Arts.
at Skydive DeLand
Yes! We are back in DeLand, bringing the epic! :-) All you need to know right here: www.freeflybasicen.no
DeLand Bike Rally
at DeLand Bike Rally
Motorcycles will line the streets of Downtown DeLand on March 10, 2018 for one of the most popular bike rallies in the area. Enjoy bike parking on the streets of beautiful historic downtown DeLand, live music, vendors and merchant specials in the downtown shops and rest
DeLand Indie Market Spring Edition
at DeLand Indie Market at Artisan Alley
The DeLand Indie Market is a curated event that is held 4 times a year showcasing Artists, Boutiques, Vintage and Handcrafted Vendors. We have great food and live music in the Courtyard of Cafe DaVinci too!
Fly4life Flight Camp - March 2018
FLY4LIFE March Flight Camp is coming up! March 13-17th, 2018 at Skydive Deland. After an analysis of our last two camps and many of the events we traveled to during 2016, we've concluded that we need smaller groups.
Shamrocks & Shenanigans - Cook Off and Celtic Band
at Earl Brown Park
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day early with us in Earl Brown Park! For the 4th annual Shamrocks & Shenanigans we will have a Celtic Band! (MacGilliossa) Please bring a lawn chair or blanket for your comfort for this FREE concert in the park.
at Fastlane Campground
Join us for Daytona’s Bike Weeks 3rd annual Burning Bike event. Live bands, 2 stages, and the Miss Burning Bike Bikini contest. Commemorate your trip by signing the giant wooden bike before we burn it down at dusk. Great food, drinks & entertainment.
FL Kids' Sale March 23-25
at Florida Family Consignment LLC
Florida Family Consignment LLC is pleased to announce the dates for their spring event, FL Kids' Sale on March 23, 24 & 25 at Volusia County Fairgrounds, in Deland.
Florida Wildflower & Garden Festival
at MainStreet DeLand Association
You’re invited to celebrate spring by attending MainStreet Deland’s 12th Annual Florida Wildflower & Garden Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 24.
Feb 22 at 08:00 · Feb 25, 20:00
Feb 10 at 13:00 · 17:00
Feb 9 at 18:00 · 21:00
Stetson Baptist Church