159 posts categorized "Around Town"

09/10/2013

The 4th Annual Blues Festival in Daytona Brings Talented Musicians to The World’s Most Famous Beach!

Some may be singing the blues because the unofficial end of summer has come and gone, but you can enjoy blues music performed by talented artists at the 4th Annual Daytona Blues Festival, October 11 - 13, 2013 at Jackie Robinson Ballpark.

The three-day blues festival in Daytona boasts an artist line-up filled with live performances by talented blues musicians:

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront ResortFriday, October 11
Tommy Castro
The Nighthawks
Grand Marquis
Matt Hill & the Deep Fryed Two
Harper and the Midwest Kind
Betty Lou Fox

Saturday, October 12
Ronnie Baker Brooks
Biscuit Miller
Stacy Mitchhart
EG Kight
Hadden Sayers
Darren Johnson

Sunday October 13
Victor Wainwright and The WildRoots
JP Soars & the Red Hots
Jonathon Boogie Long
Brandon Santini
Too Slim and the Taildraggers
Alexis P. Suter

An annual music festival in Daytona Beach, the 2013 Daytona Blues Festival also features Craft Brews & Blues, a tasting of more than 25 beers from eight microbreweries. To learn more about the blues festival in Daytona or to purchase tickets, visit the event’s official website here.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you enjoy this upcoming blues festival at Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona.

09/03/2013

There Are Plenty of Romantic Things To Do in Daytona -- Book Our Romance Package & See!

We’ve got your romantic getaway to Daytona Beach all planned! Book our Romance Package at the Hilton Daytona Beach and enjoy accommodations perfect for you and your other half, breakfast for two, champagne or cider and chocolate covered strawberries.

Since you’re in town, here’s a few romantic things to do in Daytona:

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront ResortAngell & Phelps Chocolate Factory
Nothing says romance like chocolate, so book your tour at the Angell & Phelps Chocolate Factory in Daytona Beach. Savor free samples and get an up-close look at how they’ve been making candies and chocolates the old fashion way since 1925.

LPGA International
The couple that plays together stays together! Hit the links with your special someone for a round of couples golf on either of the two championship courses at the LPGA International Golf Course in Daytona Beach.

Daytona Beach Parasail
Let your love soar! Take your relationship to new heights with a parasail ride by Daytona Beach Parasail! Experience an unforgettable flight and amazing views at 800 to 2,000 feet above The World’s Most Famous Beach!

Visit our website to book our Romance Package or for plenty of other ideas of romantic things to do in Daytona. The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes to welcome you for a couples getaway in Daytona soon!

08/27/2013

Use Your Senses at the 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark in Daytona this October!

Support the Center for the Visually Impaired at their 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at our hotel.

Dining in the Dark - Center for the Visually Impaired2nd Annual Dining in the Dark
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Center for the Visually Impaired
Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

This fundraising dinner features a lighted reception and cocktails followed by a unique, pitch-black dining experience. Guests at Dining in the Dark will dine with no lighting and learn to rely on their other sense of touch, taste, smell and hearing to navigate the meal.

Click here to learn more or purchase your tickets for the 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark in Daytona. Check out the event on Facebook here. The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you join us for this great event benefiting an even better cause.

Image Credit: 2nd Annual Center for the Visually Impaired Dining in the Dark

08/20/2013

One Roof, One Ticket, Two Shows: See the Daytona Boat Show & Daytona Lifestyle Show at the Ocean Center!

The Daytona Boat Show and Daytona Lifestyle Show feature something for absolutely everyone all under one roof for the cost of one ticket! Held at Exhibit Hall in the Ocean Center, these two Daytona Beach expos are open to the public September 20, 21 & 22, 2013.

Daytona Boat Show


Daytona Boat Show

The region’s premier fall boat show, the Daytona Boat Show features more than 35 boat manufacturers showcased by eight of the top boat dealers in Central Florida. Check out the latest and greatest in cruisers, deck boats, fishing boats, accessories and more!

Daytona Lifestyle Show
Daytona Lifestyle Show

Get inspired to tackle the home improvements you’ve always wanted to make by speaking with professionals and getting the advice you need. Browse hundreds of new products and countless great ideas that you can take with you to make your house your dream home.

The Hilton Daytona Beach is located just across the street from the Ocean Center and features great dining, entertainment and plenty of relaxing accommodations for show attendees. Check out our website for more on what our oceanfront hotel in Daytona has to offer. Reserve a stay in time for the shows by booking online or calling 386-254-8200.

Image Credit: Daytona Boat Show & Daytona Lifestyle Show

08/13/2013

Don’t Miss Biketoberfest® 2013 -- Book Our Bike Fan Hotel Package Today!

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort is revving up for the 21st Annual Biketoberfest® set to roll through Daytona Beach October 17 - October 20, 2013!

Biketoberfest®Biketoberfest® is a famous annual motorcycle event that brings bike enthusiasts to the streets of Daytona Beach. Biketoberfest® attendees enjoy festivities including rides, festivals, live entertainment, and more at various locations throughout Daytona. Head to The World’s Most Famous Beach for one last ride before storing your beloved motorcycle away during the cooler season.

We’re so excited for Biketoberfest® 2013 to cruise into town we are offering a special rate to bike fans and Biketoberfest® attendees.

Our Biketoberfest® Hotel Package features

- Covered Parking for One Bike
- Buy One Get One Breakfast Buffet

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront ResortClick here to check availability and reserve your stay today, before we’re all booked for this popular Daytona event. Our resort is just one block from Main Street and offers some of the best accommodations, amenities and on-site dining at The World’s Most Famous Beach.

Visit our website to learn more about our property. Get more information about Biketoberfest® 2013 by visiting the event’s website here.

Image Credit (Top): Biketoberfest®

08/06/2013

Join Us for our Summer Happy Hour & Power Lunch Specials in Daytona!

Who doesn’t love a good summer deal? At the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort we offer some of the best summer happy hour specials and dining deals at The World Most Famous Beach. Join us for a Power Lunch at Doc Bales’ Grill and our Flip Flop Fandango and you’ll see why.

Power Lunch at Doc Bales’ Grill
Monday - Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

A power lunch was never so delicious! Stop by Doc Bales’ Grill Monday through Friday for a fantastic buffet-style lunch featuring soup, salad, speciality gourmet pizza, pasta and dessert all for $9.95. There is no better deal for lunch in Daytona than our Power Lunch Special!

Hilton Daytona BeachFlip Flop Fandango
Saturdays
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

It wouldn’t be summer without our Flip Flop Fandango! Take your weekend to the Hilt with our live entertainment and happy hour specials every Saturday on our Ocean Deck from 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Open to the public, this summer happy hour in Daytona takes place through Labor Day and features Live band and DJ, dollar draft beer, drink specials and $3.00 grilled specialties.

For more on our weekday lunch special or summer happy hour in Daytona Beach, check out our Special Events Calendar here. Visit our website to learn more about or to book your stay.

07/23/2013

Take the Family Out for Mini Golf in Daytona Beach at Pirate’s Island Adventure Golf!

Ahoy, Mateys! Swashbucklers and landlubbers alike can enjoy a break from the beaches to enjoy a pirate-themed mini golf outing in Daytona Beach at Pirate’s Island Adventure Golf!

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront ResortPirate’s Island Adventure Golf
3420 South Atlantic Avenue
Daytona Beach, Florida

Pirate’s Island Adventure Golf boasts a total of six locations, including their mini golf course in Daytona at Daytona Beach Shores. Pirate’s Island Adventure in Daytona is open from 10:00 AM with the last admission at 11:00 PM. Rates are $10.50 for adults, $8.50 for kids 5-12 and kids 4 and under play free!

For more information on Pirate’s Island Adventure Golf or to check out their latest coupons and specials, visit their official website here.

Looking for more family-friendly attractions at The World’s Most Famous Beach? Click here for a list of kid-friendly things to do in Daytona Beach!

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you enjoy a round of mini golf at Pirate’s Island, located just 15 minutes down the road! It’s not too late to make reservations for your summer vacation, so book online or call 386-254-8200 today.

07/16/2013

Attend the 11th Annual Summer Bridal Show in Daytona & Win A Fabulous Honeymoon!

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront ResortPlanning your dream Daytona Beach wedding? Attend the upcoming summer bridal show by Perfect Wedding Guide at our hotel in Daytona Beach on Sunday, August 18.

11th Annual Summer Bridal Show
August 18, 2013
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

The Hilton Daytona Beach is thrilled to be the bridal show venue and an event sponsor. Meet vendors and get plenty of ideas for your big day. New this year are food and cake trends, tasting samples and a fashion show from Stetson Flower & Wedding Boutique! Click here to visit the event’s official website.

If you’re a bride-to-be that wishes to attend this summer bridal show in Daytona, click here to pre-register. Pre-registration entitles you to the advance admission price and enters you to win one of two Grand Prize Honeymoons. Verified brides are also eligible to win door prizes.

Perfect Wedding GuideAdmission to Perfect Wedding Guide’s Daytona Beach event is $10.00 at the door. Guests accompanying brides will be admitted for the same price as the bride.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort looks forward to welcoming brides and their guests to the 11th Annual Summer Bridal Show! Visit our website for more on our resort and onsite wedding venues.

Image Credit: Perfect Wedding Guide

07/02/2013

Celebrate National Lighthouse Day at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse near Daytona Beach

National Lighthouse Day is August 7, 2013. Celebrate this year by visiting the Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse near Daytona Beach.

The origins of National Lighthouse Day began on August 7, 1789 when Congress approved an act that supported lighthouses. To mark the 200th Anniversary of this event and the commissioning of the first federal lighthouse, a resolution declaring August 7 to be National Lighthouse Day was passed.

Ponce de Leon Inlet LighthouseMark the occasion at Florida’s tallest lighthouse, Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse. This lighthouse and museum is a favorite local attraction among many of our guests and features views of The World’s Most Famous Beach and Ponce Inlet from the gallery deck.

Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse
4931 South Peninsula Drive
Ponce Inlet, FL 32127

Visit the Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse official website for more info on this Lighthouse near Daytona Beach.

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort hopes you enjoy National Lighthouse Day at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse. Reserve your summer getaway in Daytona Beach in time for National Lighthouse Day on August 7th by visiting our website and booking online. You can also call 386-254-8200, we’d be happy to assist in planning your vacation to The World’s Most Famous Beach.

Image Credit: Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

06/25/2013

Splash into Summer at our WET Pool -- Daytona’s Only Upscale Pool Party!

Make a splash this summer at our WET Pool at the Hilton Daytona, the only upscale pool party in Daytona Beach! Celebrate opening weekend this weekend, Saturday, June 29 & Sunday June 30, 2013 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM both days.

Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront ResortWET Pool
Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
Saturdays & Sundays
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
North Tower

Each Saturday and Sunday this summer, the Hilton Daytona’s North Tower Pool will be the site for the hottest weekend pool party at The World’s Most Famous Beach -- our 5th floor pool will feature DJs, two pool-side bars, signature cocktails, delicious food and VIP cabana’s with bottle service.

WET Pool at the Hilton Daytona is open to visitors age 21 and up. Admission $10, beach attire is required and valet parking is available. To learn more about Daytona’s WET Pool, visit the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort website.

Turn a day at our upscale pool party into an overnight getaway on the beach, reserve an upcoming weekend getaway here.