175 posts categorized "Around Town"

01/07/2014

Stay Warm this Winter! Don’t Miss the Hot Upcoming Events at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach!

Ocean Center in Daytona BeachLooking to heat up your plans during the colder months? Look no further! The Ocean Center in Daytona Beach is a premier event venue that features an array of events and activities to warm you up this winter!

Located at The World’s Most Famous Beach, and only footsteps away from shopping, restaurants and the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, the Volusia County Ocean Center in Daytona Beach hosts a variety of events. From trade shows and concerts, to sporting events and performances, there is something going on for all ages. 

Don’t miss these upcoming events at the Ocean Center in January and February:

January 10 - 12 - Daytona Beach Home & Garden Show and Daytona Boat Show
January 16 - 20 - The State Cheer & Dance Championships
January 22 - 25 - Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation Fire-Rescue East
January 26 - Jeff Dunham Disorderly Conduct Tour
January 28 - 29 - Int’l Conference & Exposition on Advanced Ceramics & Composites
January 30 - February 2 - Daytona Beach 100
February 1 - Maxximo Fighting Championship
February 2 - 16 - 2014 Wizard Course
February 7 - 9 - Ace Gymnastics Competition
February 12 - 15 - National Association of Watch & Clock Collectors
February 17 - Stock Car Hall of Fame Gala
February 22 - Bethune-Cookman University vs. FAMU Basketball Game

Click here to visit the Ocean Center’s website for more information.  
Click here to view their full calendar of events.

Literally steps away, the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is the perfect place to stay while attending a winter event coming to the Ocean Center. If you are planning on being in town to attend an show, game or competition this season, why not book a stay at our hotel near the Ocean Center? Please visit our website for more information on rooms and rates.

12/31/2013

New Year’s Wishes from the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort!

The Hilton Daytona Beach is extending our best wishes
to you and yours for a happy and healthy New Year!

Hilton Daytona Beach - Happy New Year
In town to welcome 2014? Join us for New Year’s Eve festivities in Daytona! Preparations are well underway for our “Celebrate with Snow” NYE Party.

Click here for our “Celebrate with Snow” party or for last-minute tickets (based on availability).

Need a last minute NYE hotel in Daytona? Our beachfront resort is also featuring New Year’s Eve hotel packages: Our NYE Party + Room package with rates from $300 and our NYE Room for Two package beginning at $150 per night.

Click here to check availability of our NYE Hotel Packages.

Visit our Holiday page on the Hilton Daytona website for more details.

Happy New Year from our Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort family to yours!

12/24/2013

Happy Holidays from the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

Wishing you and your family the happiest of
holidays during this joyous season!

Hilton Daytona Beach - Happy Holidays
If you’re in town, join us for our all-you-can-eat Holiday Tinsel Buffet tomorrow, Christmas Day, from 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM in our South Tower Grand Ballroom.

This delicious holiday meal features complimentary valet parking, a fantastic spread and $5 from each adult and senior meal will be donated to the USO!

Click here to learn more about our Christmas Day Buffet in Daytona Beach.
Click here to get a free bottle of wine at our Holiday Tinsel Buffet.

Call 386-254-8200 ext. 8054 to make your last-minute reservations, subject to availability.

Need New Year’s Eve Plans? Don’t miss our “Celebration in the Snow” NYE Party and our NYE hotel package! Click here to ring in 2014 at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort.

Season’s Greetings from all of us here at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort!

12/17/2013

A December To Remember - Join in the Daytona Bandshell’s Holiday Events this December!

Celebrate the holidays in Daytona Beach with a unique holiday festival at The World’s Most Famous Beach, just steps from our property. The historic Daytona Beach Bandshell is hosting holiday events every day until January 4, 2014 for residents and visitors alike to take part in!

December to Remember at Daytona BandshellA December to Remember
December 5, 2013 - January 4, 2014
Daytona Beach Bandshell

Adults, kids and families can enjoy sand sculptures, concerns, train rides, aerial shows, RC car races and helicopters, ferris wheel and roller coaster rides, crafts, hot cocoa, visits from Santa, snow every hour at the Ocean Walk Shoppes and fireworks each Saturday!

View the Daytona Bandshell holiday events schedule.
Get A December to Remember Facebook updates.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is proud to sponsor and support Daytona Bandshell holiday events like A December to Remember. We hope that if you’re in town this holiday season, that you’ll stop by the historic bandshell to take part in the festivities!

Visit our website to book your holiday stay at the Hilton Daytona Beach this season.

Image Credit: Daytona Bandshell

12/10/2013

Ring in 2014 at our New Year’s Eve Party in Daytona Beach! Book Our NYE Hotel Package for a Night to Remember!

Celebrate New Year’s in style at our Hilton New Year’s Eve Party in Daytona! Join us for an exciting evening filled with fun, food, drinks and even snow! With our two New Year’s 2014 hotel packages you can book your stay in one of the most exciting NYE destinations in the region!

Hilton Daytona Beach - New Year's Eve PartyHilton’s New Year’s Eve Party in Daytona
Ring in 2014 at our “Celebrate in the snow” party presented by Fields BMW! Tickets are $75 per person. The celebration includes guest host John Martino “Paulie” from the Godfather as well as various indoor and outdoor venues, an open sponsored bar, BMW ice luge cocktails, live music and DJ, champagne toast, fireworks, hors d’ oeuvres buffet, dessert and coffee station and valet parking.

To purchase tickets to our 2014 New Year's bash in Daytona Beach, call 386-947-8020.

Hilton Daytona New Year’s Eve Party + Room
Party all night at our New Year’s Eve celebration then enjoy a short stroll to your comfortable overnight accommodations just steps from the party! Book our Party + Room package at rates starting at $300* which includes party entry for two adults (a $150.00 value) and one room, valet parking, breakfast for two and a late check-out on New Year's Day.

Click here to book our New Year’s Eve Party + Room Package.

New Year’s Eve Hotel Package at Hilton Daytona
Our New Year's Eve Hotel Package includes everything you’ll need for a night out on the town: valet parking, breakfast for two and a 2:00 p.m. late check-out on January 1, 2014! Rates for our room-only package start at $150**

Click here to book our New Year’s Eve Hotel Package.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you ring in New Year's in Daytona Beach! Our New Year’s Eve Party in Daytona is certain to be an event to remember, so don’t wait… get your tickets and book your room today!

*Excludes tax and $10 resort charge.
**Excludes New Years Eve Party admission.

12/03/2013

Take Your Holiday to the Hilt with Our Christmas Day Buffet at Hilton Daytona Beach!

You’re invited to the Hilton Daytona Beach’s Holiday Tinsel Brunch - a Christmas Day feast featuring an all-you-can-eat buffet filled with an impressive spread of delicious dishes perfect for marking the treasured holiday with family and friends!

Hilton Daytona Beach Holiday BuffetHoliday Tinsel Brunch
Christmas Day
December 25, 2013
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hilton Daytona Beach
Grand Ballroom, South Tower

The Christmas Buffet offers an expansive selection of artfully prepared holiday fare. Enjoy a menu filled with of our garden and soup sections, towering displays, fresh seafood, Italian creations, mouth-watering carving station options, baked goods, breakfast items and desserts!

Our holiday buffet in Daytona is $38.95 for adults, $34.95 for seniors and $13.95 for kids. Children under three are complimentary and $5 from each adult and senior meal will be donated to the USO. The buffet price includes* complimentary valet parking and non-alcoholic beverages such as coffee, hot tea, juice, iced tea and soft drinks.

Reservations are required for the Holiday Tinsel Buffet. To make reservations please call 386-254-8200 extension 8054. Reservations are available from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM with seating times at 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM and 3:00 PM. Preferential seating is not guaranteed, but will be noted.

Don’t forget to take advantage of our free bottle of wine offer by clicking here!

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you spend the holidays with us!

Our Holiday Tinsel Christmas Day Buffet in Daytona Beach and our New Year’s Eve Party are a great way to celebrate the season! Click here to learn how you can take the holidays to the hilt!

Check back next week for details on our New Year’s Eve Party in Daytona Beach!

*Price does not include tax or gratuity. A 22% gratuity will be added to each check.

11/26/2013

Have a Happy Thanksgiving from the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort!

Happy Thanksgiving from the Hilton Daytona Beach!

AMB 11-25 Thanksgiving

Extending our warmest wishes for a lovely Thanksgiving holiday to you and your family from all of us at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort.

Spending the holiday in Daytona Beach? Treat yourself and your family to a delicious Thanksgiving Buffet on Thursday, November 28 at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort!

Buffet Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Adult: $38.95
Senior: $34.95
Children: $13.95
Complimentary Valet Parking
$5 of each Adult and Senior Buffet will be donated to the USO

Click here to enjoy a free bottle of wine at our All-You-Can-Eat Thanksgiving Buffet Dinner.

While you’re in town, check out these Thanksgiving Weekend holiday activities in Daytona!

Winter Wonderland at the Ocean Walk Shoppes & Movies
Saturday, November 30, 2013
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Enjoy free activities and a visit from Santa! We’ve also heard there is a 100% chance of snow!

Light Up Volusia Nights! at Ocean Center
Saturday, November 30, 2013
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A free family tree lighting featuring artists, face painting, Santa & Mrs. Claus, refreshments & more!

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you enjoy the holiday and these Thanksgiving weekend area events. Visit our website to book your holiday stay.

11/19/2013

Get into the Spirit with Festive 2013 Holiday Events in Daytona Beach this December!

Visit Daytona Beach in December? You’re just in time to enjoy some of the festive 2013 holiday events in Daytona Beach. Enjoy a boat parade down the Halifax, a performance of The Nutcracker or an afternoon of holiday music and stories.

2013 Holiday Events in Daytona Beach

The Holidays at Hilton Daytona BeachDaytona Christmas Boat Parade
Halifax River
December 7, 2013 at 6:15 PM

This lighted boat parade fills the Halifax River with plenty of holiday spirit. Don’t miss this great Daytona holiday tradition celebrating its 14th year.

Nutcracker Ballet
Peabody Auditorium
with The Sugar Plum Tea for children
December 14 & 15, 2013 at 2:00 PM

For one weekend only, catch a performance of The Nutcracker in Daytona. It is a great family holiday event!

A Merry Matinee of Holiday Favorites
Grand Lobby of the News-Journal Center
December 15, 2013, 2:30 PM

A free admission event, attendees can enjoy light refreshments as well as holiday music and narratives.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you enjoy these wonderful things to do in Daytona Beach for the holidays. Visit our website to book your holiday stay so that you can take advantage of these and plenty of other 2013 holiday events in Daytona Beach this December.

11/05/2013

You Are Invited to the Hilton Daytona Beach Thanksgiving Dinner 2013!

Spend the Thanksgiving holiday enjoying a delicious meal in Daytona Beach. Our 2013 Thanksgiving Dinner is a bountiful feast filled with traditional favorites and plenty of delectable dishes for everyone.

Hilton Daytona Beach Thanksgiving Dinner
Hilton Daytona Beach Thanksgiving Dinner 2013
From the Garden

Hand Harvested Greens with an Assortment of Toppings and Dressings
Ciliegine Mozzarella and Baby Tomato Salad with Fresh Basil, Balsamic Vinegar, Olive Oil
Marinated Mushroom Salad
Pear and Blue Cheese with Arugula and Candied Walnuts 

Soup Selections
Corn and Crab Chowder
 
Displays
Ripened Sliced Melons, Fruits and Berries with Honey-Minted Lime Yogurt
Antipasto Display with Italian Meats, Grilled and Marinated Vegetables, Hummus and Olives
Served with Toasted Pita Bread and Focaccia
Imported & Domestic Cheese Display with Assorted Nuts, Dried Fruits,
Assorted Crackers, Flat Breads, and Lavash
Smoked Salmon Display with Appropriate Condiments
 
From the Sea
Peel & Eat Shrimp
Cocktail Sauce, Creole Remoulade Sauce, Horseradish and Lemon
 
Taste of Italy
Cavatappi tossed with Mushrooms, Marsala Wine and Fresh Garden Herbs
Baked Penne with Meatballs, Italian Sausage, Marinara and Warm Garlic Breadsticks
 
Culinary Creations
Pan Seared Salmon, with Lemon Chive Butter Sauce
Vegetable Rice Pilaf, Creamy Mashed Potatoes
Candied Yams with Brown Sugar, Butter and Cinnamon
Traditional Herbed Bread Stuffing
Bouquetiere of Seasonal Vegetables
 
Carving Station
Slow Roasted Turkey with Giblet Gravy and Fresh Cranberry Sauce
Roasted NY Strip Loin of Beef with Natural Au Jus and Horseradish Cream
Pork Loin with Mustard and Brown Sugar
 
Baked from the Hearth
Assorted Whole Grain Breads, Rolls, Croissants and Mini Bagels
Served with Orange Honey Butter, Cream Cheese, Whipped Butter and Assorted Preserves

Desserts…Desserts…Desserts!!
Assortment of Holiday Cakes, Pies, Pastries, Tarts and Individual Desserts, Chocolate Fountain

Join us for our Daytona Beach Thanksgiving Dinner 2013 on Thursday, November 28 from 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM in the Grand Ballroom of the South Tower on the Lobby Level. Seating times are 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM.

The buffet is $38.95 for adults, $34.95 for seniors, $13.95 for children 4-10 and free for kids under 3*. Call 386-254-8200 ext 8054 to make reservations. Preferential seating times are not guaranteed, but will be noted.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you'll celebrate Thanksgiving at our table!

*Prices include valet parking and non-alcoholic beverages.
*Prices exclude tax. A 22% gratuity will be added to each check.

10/29/2013

Looking for An Exciting Thanksgiving Weekend Event in Daytona Beach? Don’t Miss the Daytona Turkey Run!

It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving Weekend in Daytona without an exciting event for car enthusiasts. The Daytona Turkey Run© set for November 28 through December 1 features a car show, swap meet, car corral, arts and fashion bazaar, delicious food and more.

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort40th Annual Daytona Turkey Run©
Daytona International Speedway Infield
Thanksgiving Weekend
November 28 - December 1, 2013

Open 8 AM - 4 PM on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 8 AM - 2 PM on Sunday, the Turkey Run brings thousands of vintage, classic and race cars to The World’s Most Famous Beach. Admission is $15 Thursday, Friday and Saturday and $10 on Sunday, kids 11 and under are free with an adult.

For more on the Daytona Turkey Run© - a premier vintage car show in Daytona Beach - visit their official website here.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you spend Thanksgiving weekend in Daytona Beach and get to enjoy the Daytona Turkey Run©!

Stay tuned to our blog, we will be posting our 2013 Thanksgiving Dinner Menu soon!