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Things to Do in Daytona Beach

Area Attractions, Local Events and Resort Activities

Whether you're planning a family vacation, beach wedding or corporate getaway, Daytona Beach, Florida offers something for every type of visitor. While the area boasts 23 miles of public access beach to explore, there’s plenty to do beyond the sand, too. Daytona Beach is one of Florida's fastest growing golf destinations, recently dubbed one of the top 15 place to play in the nation by Golf Digest. 

Many also visit Daytona Beach for its fishing and water sports. Opt for a deep-sea excursion or cast a line off the pier. Either way, you’ll find ample fishing opportunities such as the popular flats fishing in the estuaries of the Indian River Lagoon and the Tomoka Basin. Other water activities like jet skiing, parasailing, kayaking, surfing, and countless other pastimes lure ocean lovers daily. In addition to the plethora of attractions and exciting annual events in Daytona Beach, The Plaza Resort & Spa offers guests on-site activities that will keep you as busy or relaxed as you want during your stay.

Explore things to do in Daytona Beach and at The Plaza to start planning your visit. 

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Daytona Beach Attractions

Home to the world-famous Daytona International Speedway, the state's tallest lighthouse and many more iconic landmarks, explore Daytona Beach attractions for every age and interest. 

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Resort Activities

Discover all The Plaza has to offer from karaoke nights and festive brunches to surfing lessons and nights by the fire pit. See why guests continue to choose our beachfront resort.

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Top Events in Daytona Beach

From motorcycle rallies to seafood festivals, there are no shortage of events and festivals in Daytona Beach. Plan your next visit around some of the area's top local events. 

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Upcoming Events at The Plaza

See what's happening during your stay. The Plaza hosts a variety of seasonal events and regularly scheduled programs in Daytona Beach for guests. 

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Drink & Dine at The Plaza

Sip on a poolside cocktail, start your morning with a delicious breakfast or indulge in a gourmet dinner. There are plenty of ways to satiate your appetite at The Plaza with our on-site bars and restaurants in Daytona Beach.

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