Thanksgiving Warm Wishes from the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort!

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

Our Daytona Beach resort wishes all a happy holiday this week.

From our family to yours, the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort wishes you a happy Thanksgiving! May your holiday be filled with excitement, great food, and quality time with the ones you love the most.

At our resort, we’ll be serving up a scrumptious Thanksgiving feast and if you still need a place to enjoy a holiday meal, we hope that you will join us. In the spirit of giving thanks, $5 of each adult and senior buffet will be donated to the USO. Also taking place in our area during the holiday is the Daytona Turkey Run, one of the biggest fall car shows in Daytona Beach.

Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday season and with it, great themed events in our area. To take advantage of all the holiday action you’ll need a comfortable place to stay, so consider joining us at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort. From top notch dining, to the ultimate pampering at The Spa at the Hilton, and the ocean right at your door, our resort has everything you need for the perfect holiday retreat.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Indulge on Christmas Day at Our Christmas Buffet in Daytona Beach!

Make the holidays in Daytona Beach unforgettable this December.

Open up the holiday presents in the morning, and then head out to our Christmas Buffet in Daytona Beach afterward. In fact, you can enjoy brunch, lunch, or early supper when you attend the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort’s Tinsel Buffet. 

Christmas Buffet in Daytona BeachAnnual Tinsel Buffet
Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
Grand Ballroom in the
South Tower
December 25th, 2015 | 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Seating times: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00
Adults: $44.95* | Seniors: $39.95* | Kids: $16.95*
*Plus tax and 22% gratuity 

Included in the price of the buffet is non-alcoholic beverages, along with valet parking. Our hotel also believes in giving back and therefore, $5 of each adult and senior buffet purchased will go to the USO

This is a buffet that you'll never forget because our menu offers your favorite holiday fixings. Bread-lovers will want to cozy up to the hearth and get their first pick of mini-bagels and rolls that are fresh out of the oven. The chef's preserves are delectable, and guests will enjoy a wide selection of gourmet cheeses and savory treats.

The seafood choices are nearly endless and include shrimp, pan-seared orange roughy, and fettuccine with clam sauce. Don't forget to visit the carving station as well. Leg of lamb and Virginia ham are just a couple of the options that you'll have on this jolly day.

If you plan on celebrating Christmas Day in Daytona Beach, visit our website to book your stay before it’s too late! With the beach outside the door, you can soak up the sun and ride the waves before you sit down for dinner. Get ready to enjoy the holidays with delicious food and great company at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

To make your reservations for our Tinsel Buffet on Christmas Day, call (386) 254 - 8200 ext. 8054.

The Riverfront Festival of the Seasons - A Holly, Jolly Holiday Celebration

This festival and boat parade are two great holiday events in Daytona Beach that will get you into the spirit of the season.

There's no need for snow to conjure up the holiday spirit because Daytona Beach has the unique Riverfront Festival of the Seasons. This delightful event only happens once a year, along with the Daytona Beach Christmas Boat Parade.

Riverfront Festival of the Seasons

Riverfront Festival
of the Seasons
December 5th, 2015
5:30 p.m.
City Island Park

Presented by the Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach, this festive celebration will feature an appearance by Santa Claus and plenty of gourmet food trucks to delight your taste buds. 

In addition to being the perfect place to start your holiday celebration, the Riverfront Festival of the Seasons provides a prime location to watch the Halifax River Yacht Club’s Christmas Boat Parade. As the sun sets, brightly lit boats will float across the river and amaze everyone with their holiday cheer. Clap and whistle for your favorite boat because these vessels will be judged at the river's edge to determine a winner.

With all the excitement of this waterfront event, you'll want a comfy bed and a relaxing environment to retire to. The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort offers numerous amenities, including two pools and the Atlantic Ocean right outside the door. You'll feel refreshed at our property after enjoying the festival and boat parade, so make a reservation via our website.

Military Families, Enjoy a November Getaway with Our Military Family Rate in Daytona Beach!

Military Family Rate in Daytona Beach

Spend the holiday season or Veterans Day in Daytona Beach at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort.

November is just one of the times we take to honor our country’s heroes. With Veterans Day and USMC Day taking place next week, and the holiday season starting up, it’s a great time for our heroes to enjoy some quality rest and relaxation. By taking advantage of our Military Family Rate in Daytona Beach, armed forces members and their family members can get away at a low cost.

This military hotel discount in Daytona Beach allows active and retired military members and families to enjoy 10% off bed and breakfast (terms and conditions apply). With these savings you’ll have more money to indulge during your stay. Treat yourself to a massage at the Spa at Hilton and join us for a scrumptious steak dinner at our Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse. 

Daytona Beach offers some great attractions that you can also visit during your trip. Start your holiday shopping early at the Ocean Walk Shoppes or visit the Ocean Center at the end of the month for some holiday fun. On November 29th, 2015, the Ocean Center will be hosting Light Up Volusia Nights, where they’ll kick off the season by lighting their 40 ft tall holiday tree and by providing visitors with holiday entertainment, children’s activities, and more. 

When planning your getaway for Veterans Day, take advantage of the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort's Military Family Rate in Daytona Beach. Between the beautiful Atlantic Ocean and our remarkable hotel, your trip is bound to be a memorable one.


Gobble Up Our Delicious Feast and Celebrate Thanksgiving in Daytona Beach!

Our grand buffet-style Thanksgiving dinner in Daytona Beach will please everyone’s palates.

Thanksgiving is almost here and many are looking forward to one of the highlights of the holiday - dinner. Instead of spending the day slaving behind the stove, allow us to do the cooking for you, so you can make the most of the holiday with the people that you’re most thankful for. Our Thanksgiving feast features bountiful selections that everyone will enjoy. 

This year’s feast will be held in our Coquina pre-function area, which offers gorgeous views of the ocean. Buffet stations include: From the Garden, Soup Selection, Taste of Italy, Culinary Creations, From the Sea, Carving Station, Baked from the Heart, Desserts, and assorted displays. The menu features traditional Thanksgiving dishes, such as slow roasted turkey with giblet gravy and fresh cranberry sauce, and traditional herbed bread stuffing, along with other delicious, non-traditional dishes, such as hummus with assorted olives and pan seared salmon with lemon chive butter sauce. Because the holiday is all about giving thanks, $5 of each adult and senior buffet will be donated to the USO.

Thanksgiving in Daytona BeachThanksgiving Feast
Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
November 26th, 2015 | 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Reservation times - 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00
Adults: $44.95* | Seniors: $39.95* | Kids: $16.95*
*Plus tax and gratuity. 

Valet parking and non-alcoholic beverages are included in the price of the buffet. A 22% gratuity will be added to each check. Preferential seating is not guaranteed, but will be noted. To make reservations, please call (386) 254-8200 ext. 8054.

Spend Thanksgiving in Daytona Beach at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort! After dinner, unwind by lounging by one of our pools or take a walk on the beach. Our comfortable and conveniently located resort will put you footsteps away from the Ocean Walk Shoppes, the perfect place to start your holiday shopping on Black Friday.

Prepare for the Daytona Turkey Run This Thanksgiving

Celebrate Thanksgiving at one of the best Daytona Beach car events.

Many automobile enthusiasts and NASCAR fans are anticipating the 42nd annual Daytona Turkey Run at the Daytona International Speedway. You can enjoy Thanksgiving in Daytona Beach while entering your well-maintained vehicle in a car show, purchasing auto merchandise at the swap meet, and buying or selling automobiles at the Car Corral.

Daytona Turkey RunDaytona Turkey Run
November 26th - 29th, 2015
Daytona International Speedway

If you're interested in the car show, but don't want to enter as a competitor, you can attend as a spectator. Those who are registering their automobiles for the car show must make sure they meet the requirements, or they will only be allowed in as a spectator. 

Cars you can expect to see at the show include foreign exotics, Mustangs, Camaros, Corvettes, customized vehicles, and more. The swap meet is a great way to find unique auto-related clothing and gifts. Auto parts and accessories are available as well. If you know any car lovers, you can conveniently buy their holiday gifts during the swap meet where you're likely to find an item that isn't in stores.

Trying to sell a car before the year is over? Thousands of automobiles are bought and sold at the Turkey Run’s Car Corral. It's a prime zone for finding the perfect new owner for your vehicle. If you're on the spectator side of the racetrack looking to purchase a new car for the holidays, this event for car enthusiasts is the best place to check out your options.

After all the excitement of the Daytona Turkey Run, grab dinner with fellow car enthusiasts at our resort. The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is only a few minutes away from the speedway, and our property features the Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse where you can replenish your fuel with a juicy cut of beef or a tasty cocktail.

Eat Your Heart Out at the News Journal’s Food, Wine and Brew Festival!

You'll sample local microbrews and sip delicious drinks at this food festival in Daytona Beach.

If you're looking for the best in food and drink in Daytona Beach, why not try The News Journal’s Food, Wine, and Brew Festival? This annual celebration of fine cuisine will take place from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on November 14th, 2015, at the News Journal Center. 

Your evening will begin with a wide array of food samples from more than 100 local restaurants that will be paired with 40 exquisite wines from around the country. Once you've whet your appetite, you can sample more than 100 craft brews from local and national breweries in a special beer garden. After your fine meal, you can cheer on your favorite college football team in the sports bar, enjoy live entertainment or savor a stogie in the cigar lounge. The News Journal Center is located in Downtown Daytona Beach along the Intracoastal Waterway, which means you'll enjoy spectacular Florida scenery all evening long.

The News Journal's Food Wine and Brew Festival

If you want to make your evening extra special, why not splurge on VIP tickets? This special offer will include a pre-tasting at 5 p.m. with a specially selected menu for VIP guests. You will also receive a red carpet photo that you can pick up at the end of your enjoyable evening.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is the host hotel for the Food and Brew Festival. Our oceanfront resort is offering special rates for all festival guests. The rates are listed below: 

• $89 for a sunset view

• $99 for a pool view

• $109 for an ocean view

• $119 for an ocean view

Whatever room you choose, you'll enjoy a luxurious stay at our hotel, which offers two heated pools, a fitness center and seven restaurants. Our hotel is also minutes away from major attractions like the Daytona International Speedway, so book your stay today and be conveniently located for the festival.

Daytona Beach Biketoberfest® Revs Into Action This October!

Daytona Beach Biketoberfest

2015 Biketoberfest events promise plenty of excitement in Daytona Beach!

Daytona Beach comes to life with the energy of thousands of bike enthusiasts during Biketoberfest from October 15th to 18th, 2015. Featuring a variety of top-notch vendors bringing the best parts and accessories in the industry, the event will host professional competitions at Daytona International Speedway. Attendees have plenty of chances to cruise their own rides, enjoy the gorgeous October weather in Florida, listen to live music and join countless parties throughout the three days of festivities at one of the best motorcycle meetups in Daytona Beach.

Those looking for a great bike route should check the top four rides suggested by Biketoberfest coordinators. These include the 125-mile Old City Rendezvous, the 80-mile Steel Horse Scoot, the 200-mile River to River Tour and the 60-mile Navigation Tour, which all feature great scenery and ample opportunities to sample the fare at local restaurants. Throughout the event, you can check out live music from noon to 7 p.m. every day at Riverfront Park where you'll also find food courts and more than 45 vendors. You can catch a free demo ride from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Daytona International Speedway or sample the cuisine of Daytona Beach's historic district at the Midtown Street Festival, which is happening daily throughout October.

When you're looking for a hotel for Biketoberfest, keep in mind that the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is just a block from Main Street. Our staff is excited to welcome the attendees to this international motorcycle event, and we're even offering special deals for bike fans, including one free covered parking space and buy one, get one free entry to our breakfast buffet. Enjoy the comforts and convenience of our hotel during this year's Daytona Beach Biketoberfest, and let our superb staff make your stay in Daytona Beach even more memorable!

Daytona Beach Prepares for Halifax Arts Festival

Halifax Arts Festival

Tens of thousands of visitors will pour into the city this November for art festival in Daytona Beach.

Now in its 53rd year, the Halifax Arts Festival at Historic Downtown Riverfront Park is an institution among the Daytona Beach community. As the second oldest continual art festival in the state, Halifax draws on a rich history of tradition. Over 230 artists and artisans come from around the country to show off their wares to participate in the event November 7th and 8th, 2015. Participants will be doing more than just promoting their works of art to curious onlookers. A number of awards will be judged and presented by a committee, including a Best in Show and Awards of Distinction. One lucky participant will have their work purchased by the Guild of the Museum of Arts and Sciences, which is the event's main sponsor. 

This art festival in Daytona Beach provides more than just displays from local artists. The festival celebrates everything fun and fascinating about art and features a number of events designed for people of all interests and ages. The antiques and collectibles market allows guests to browse through a wide selection of vintage arts and crafts to bring home a treasure of historical importance. Kids can show off their own art skills at the Children's Art Zone, and the Little Van Gogh Art Studio provides them with an environment where they can learn more about art appreciation by creating. Putt-putt in the park provides a fun break from the stalls and exhibits. Additionally, admission to the Halifax Historical Museum will be free for the extent of the festival.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is proud to be part of such an artistically vibrant community, and we hope you choose to spend your visit with us. Visit us online to learn more about our rates and amenities.

The Bacon 5K Beach Run Combines Sand, Snacks, and Birthday Fun!

Bacon 5K Beach Run

The HOG JOG Bacon 5K Beach Run will feature a special poolside party with food, games, and live music.

The Bacon 5K Beach Run on October 3rd, 2015, at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is a fun event that will benefit the local community. This annual event, sponsored by classic rock station 95.7 THE HOG, will feature a 5K run followed by a fun birthday party celebrating the 18th anniversary of the HOG JOG.

The HOG JOG will begin with registration at 8 a.m., followed by the race at 9 a.m. along the beautiful sand of Daytona Beach. The HOG JOG welcomes walkers, families, and runners of all skill levels. Also, participants are urged to come in Halloween costumes. A 5K run along the Atlantic Ocean will certainly build up a hearty appetite, so stop off for some mouth-watering bacon after you complete the race. You can grab a BLT and a bacon Bloody Mary while you sit back and relax during the awards ceremony. Don't forget your free T-shirt!

The party will then move poolside for the HOG birthday party. You'll get a chance to meet your favorite 95.7 DJs, and you can nosh on tasty snacks, participate in a cornhole or horseshoe tournament, and listen to live music. Most importantly, the HOG JOG raises funds for the Daytona community. All proceeds will support Southern Stone, which distributes funds to local nonprofits like the Boys and Girls Club and Daytona food banks.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is proud to be the location for and to provide accommodations for participants of the 2015 HOG JOG. Our oceanfront resort has beautiful views of Daytona Beach and the Atlantic Ocean, which you will enjoy during the race and the after parties. Book a stay with us to enjoy this fun and charitable weekend.