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Fun In Daytona Beach

So you’re making your way to “The World’s Most Famous Beach” and you’re wondering what there is to do. Well, rest easy, finding fun in Daytona Beach is as easy as throwing a shell from the shore and hitting the ocean. There is literally something for everyone in this town and we will tell you about some of our favorite spots.

Fun In Daytona Beach

You might have guessed this one, but the best place to start is… the beach! You don’t get our “famous” nickname without having something special. Daytona Beach is unique because you can actually drive on the beach. There’s nothing like driving down the beach with the windows down, feeling the salt air in your face and taking in the scenery. Once you find a parking spot, you can dip your feet in the water or lay down a blanket and soak up the sun. It’s a simple thing but we bet you won’t want to leave once you’re there.

Lining a portion of the beach is the Daytona Beach Boardwalk. This throwback to an older era offers fun for all ages. You’ll find old school carnival games, go karts, an arcade, amazing restaurants and more. You will lose track of time once you get started with all of the fun activities.

Fun Times For The Adults

If the kids are in bed and the adults want to hit the town, there are tons of great spots to hit. Both Seabreeze Boulevard and Main Street are lined with restaurants, bars, clubs and shops. Whether you’re in the mood for a drink, looking for a great bite to eat or hungry for some local grub, both streets have it all.

We wish we could name all of the great places, but there’s too much fun in Daytona Beach and not enough space on the page. We hope that you’ll love these spots and discover some of your own!

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Free Activities To Do In Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach is basically a giant play area for kids and adults. There are so many things to do here and if you have a family, these activities can add up. Luckily, there are also a wide variety of free activities to do in Daytona Beach. We hope to direct you toward some entertaining and exciting activities that won’t break the bank!

Angell & Phelps Chocolate Factory Tour (154 South Beach Street) – Angell & Phelps is a world class chocolate maker that calls Daytona home. They have been located on Beach Street since being founded in 1925. Angell & Phelps offers free factory tours to any guests. You can see how the chocolate is make and packaged. At the end of the tour you’ll be given chocolate samples so you can taste their delicious creations! Tours last around 20 minutes and free parking is available.

Sun Splash Park (611 South Atlantic Avenue) – If you’re looking for some fun in the sun (and water), look no farther than Sun Splash Park. Located just off the beach, some of the fun activities include an interactive water fountain, shaded playground and volleyball courts. Another great feature is the free, off-beach parking that is offered.

Southeast Museum of Photography (1200 West International Speedway Boulevard, Bldg 1200) – The Southeast Museum of Photography is one of only 12 museums of its kind in the USA. The official photography museum of Florida. Located on the campus of Daytona State College, your family can view amazing feats of photography. Exhibits change throughout the year, so you’ll always see something new. Just another of the free activities to do in Daytona Beach!

It’s possible to have an amazing time in Daytona Beach and not even pay a dime. What could be better than that? Get out an explore Daytona Beach. We’ve got lots to offer!