January 2013

Found 34 blog entries for January 2013.

When: Friday, January 25th, 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Where: Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse, 4931 South Peninsula Drive Ponce Inlet
What: Come out to the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse this Friday night for a fun and educational night out for the entire family. Part of the nationwide Museum at Night program, this event will find the Ponce de Leon Lighthouse open its doors from 6-8:30 for a nighttime tour and is designed to highlight our rich Spanish heritage in Florida. There will be family friendly activities as well as exhibits in both Spanish and English. All of the extras of this fun event are included with the regular admission price. For more information visit Ponce Inlet Lighthouse.

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When: Friday, January 25th, judging begins at 3:30 pm, sampling from 4:30-5:30 pm
Where: Shores Plaza at 3048 S. Atlantic Avenue
What: This 4th annual event is just another reason that Daytona Beach Shores is a great place to call home. Stir up your favorite chili recipe or just come down and sample all of the delicious entries from local residents. Tickets are $5 to sample and can be purchased at City Hall. It is only $10 to enter your chili and the applications to enter can be found at the Publix Supermarket in Daytona Beach Shores. There will be music provided by 5 O'Clock Charley, as this promises to be a fun-filled afternoon. Don’t forget the Tums, have a great time, and good luck!

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Daytona Beach is gearing up for the busy but exciting speedweeks that run from the end of January through mid-March as our home earns the title, “The World Center of Racing”. From Grand-Am, to sports cars and NASCAR stock cars, and finally to the exhilarating motorcycle races, Daytona Beach is ready to open their doors once again for the array of racing events in 2013. Below you will find a listing of all the upcoming events at Daytona International Speedway as we work our way up to and past “The Great American Race” - the Daytona 500. Click the links for more information on each event and to purchase tickets as we get the green flag on another exciting speedweeks.

Grand-Am 200 January 25th, 2013 The GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge

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762-barrows-dairyKevin just closed 762 Barrows Dairy Rd. located in Rolling Hills. This home features 4 beds, 3 bathrooms, and sits on 1 acre in Port Orange. Additional home features include a gas fireplace, all wired surround, zodiac countertops, jacuzzi, recessed lighting, 8 ft doors, and large sliders overlooking the large screened in pool.

Closed 01/15/2013 for $423,000.00.

Rolling Hills Estates is located in central Port Orange and features larger estate sized homes on 1 acre of property. For more information about current Rolling Hills inventory, contact Kevin. He can be reached at 386-527-8577.

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I’m sure you may have noticed, that even by Florida standards, it’s warm out there! As we work our way into winter in Central Florida, we, like the rest of the country are experiencing higher than average temperatures. Up north and other areas that are used to snow and the bitter cold are surely enjoying the small reprieve, but for the Daytona Beach area, it seems like business as usual. The sunny skies and 80 degree days may have you forgetting it’s January, and maybe that’s not such a bad thing. Get out and enjoy it while you can!

The Beach - While the coastal waters have cooled considerably since the summer, they are still averaging around 70 degrees, which is comparable to temperatures of local Springs like Blue Springs or DeLeon. With the

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The Funky Pelican at the Flagler Beach Pier opened its doors this week joining the trifecta of pier restaurants in the Daytona Beach area. Boasting beautiful panoramic views of the Flagler coastline, Funky Pelican is a fun, beachy environment for visitors and locals alike. Come out and try the local seafood or other house favorites, as well as a beer and wine bar, and support this exciting new local business. Location and hours are below: 215 S. Oceanshore Blvd., Flagler Beach (386)439-0011 Open: Sunday - Thursday 7am-9pm, Friday & Saturday 7am-10pm
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The Museum of Arts and Sciences in Daytona Beach is proud to announce the opening of their newest gallery, Florida Celebrates Space, this Saturday, January 19th. The gallery is the result of a significant collaboration between NASA, The John F. Kennedy Space Center (KSC), and the Museum of Arts and Sciences and displays over forty paintings that exemplify the history of American spaceflight. With the recent conclusion of the Space Shuttle area, it is important to look back on the tremendous success and influence that the state, and more specifically the Central Florida area has had on our country. View breathtaking works of art that encompass the entire space program from the original Mercury program in 1958 through present day. Like the initial explorers

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When: Sunday, January 20th - 7:30 pm
Where: Peabody Auditorium, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach
What: The “King” has returned, at least for one night, as “Elvis Lives!” comes to Daytona Beach and is sure to entertain Elvis fans young and old. Take a trip back in time as this multi-media, broadway-type experience, explores the life and music of one of the greatest artists and performers of all time. This event features live music as well as a tribute to Ann Margaret. Tickets, which range from $45-55 can be found at Ticketmaster or for more information call 386-506-8561.
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When: Saturday, January 19th - 7:30 pm
Where: Peabody Auditorium, 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach
What: Boasting seventeen #1 country hits, you don’t want to miss this opportunity to see the great Don Williams in concert this Saturday night at the Peabody. Nicknamed the “Gentle Giant” of country music, Don Williams has over 50 chart toppers such as “Amanda”, “Good Ole Boys Like Me” and “I Believe in You”. Williams has also written many great songs for other wildly successful musicians such as Johnny Cash, Kenny Rogers and Eric Clapton. Tickets for this event range from $35-55 and are available through Ticketmaster So dust off those boots and put on your favorite cowboy hat as you come watch a legend of country music perform this weekend in Daytona Beach.
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551_luna_bella_extThis one of a kind Venetian Bay home is now under contract. 551 Luna Bella features amazing upgrades throughout that include wood floors, travertine, outdoor fireplace, upgraded cabinetry & granite, house generator, and breathtaking views from the premium lakefront lot.

Venetian Bay is a luxurious neighborhod in New Smyrna Beach that offers lots of amenities. Some amenities include an 18 hole golf course, Country Club, Large community pool with bar and beach, walking trails, parks, playgrounds, and much more.

Contact Kevin for more information about available luxury homes in Venetian Bay.

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