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.
Christmas Winter Festival- DeLand
at Florida Technical College - DeLand Campus
Join us for a day full of holiday cheer at our annual event that includes a free photo with Santa, where fond memories are created.
2023 Hearts Christmas Ball
at 4872 Rose Bay Drive, Orlando FL 32808
Hearts Annual Christmas Ball
Dee Cares Jingle & Mingle Sip & Paint
at Chisholm Center Playground
Come Enjoy A Great, Live, Sip & Paint Night For The Grown Folks Saturday December 9th In Deland, Fl. At The Chisholm Center From 7p-11p .
Just in Time Holiday Festival
at City Wine & Cigar
Come show off your ugly sweaters at City Wine & Cigar!
"A Night Before Christmas" with The Pinnacle Singers
at 215 S Woodland Blvd
A charming recital of carols and other yule-tide favorites to spread Christmas cheer!
2023 Windermere Golf Cart Parade
at Central Park
7th Annual Windermere Christmas Golf Cart Parade?! On December 17, 2023 we will tour Windermere in honor of Officer Robbie German.
Eat Drink & Be MURDERED! An Immersive Christmas Murder Mystery Dinner Show
at The Table Restaurant
Three course dinner and an immersive comedy murder mystery show where YOU live the story and YOU solve the crime!