Experience spectacular natural beauty. See fascinating birds and wildlife. Offering legendary fishing, houseboat rentals, sparkling springs and scenic parks along the St. Johns American Heritage River. Visit the award-winning Main Street with its unique shopping and dining. Southern Hospitality. Memorable attractions and museums. Exciting festivals. Free visitors guide.
Mark your calendars to meet your friends Downtown DeLand each Fourth Friday of the Month!
Enjoy groovy music at Artisan Alley as well as great food and drinks, a host of artistic vendors and live music. Visit Artisan Alley shops and studios including the Florida Jeweler's Studio, Renie's Retreat and Suehair's Bellydance Studio. Fine wine and a wide selection of beers will be available at The Nest. Artisan Alley is located off New York Avenue, one block west of Woodland Blvd behind the Beacon Newspaper. Free admission! 6 - 10 p.m. For more information, call Rob at 386-450-0200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The DeLand Art Walk
will have18 venues hosting the art of Central Florida artists. The walk will begin with an art opening at the Museum of Florida Art, 600 North Woodland Blvd, at 5:00 PM and continue from 6:00 PM -9:00 PM to include the following restaurants, galleries, and merchants located on Woodland Blvd. : Studio 308, Dick and Jane's, the Elusive Grape, De La Vega Restaurant, Wolfe Gallery, Merlin's Vision, New Fangled Modern Market, A-List Salon, Victorian Rose, Steve's Downtown Music, Dressed, Back Home Antiques, The Muse Book Shop, Great Escape Gallery, Designing Wine, The De Land Artisan Inn. www.delandartwalk.com
Be sure to check in on foursquare at all your stops during Fourth Fridays. You could earn the Warhol Badge (Art Galleries) and maybe even the coveted Swarm Badge (Downtown DeLand - 50 foursquare users).
The DeLand Outdoor Art Festival, now in its 47th year, is the oldest art and craft festival in the area. Still run by the founding Clausen family, there is something to do for the entire family. Enjoy crafts, judged art, live entertainment, antique cars and delicious food to satisfy any palate. Come and enjoy a beautiful weekend in delightful DeLand. Art, Crafts, Food & Live Entertainment at Earl Brown Park. FREE shuttle to and from Florida Wildflower & Garden Festival.
This event is a celebration and a forum to encourage environmentally friendly and sustainable gardening practices, while keeping a fun atmosphere. Speakers, demonstrations, children's activities & entertainment. The festival also features vendors who provide information, products, and arts and crafts related to general gardening, native plant gardening, gardening for birds, butterflies and wildlife, habitat creation, environmental conservation, recycling and "Green" living. 9:00am-3:00pm. Please see website for a complete schedule of speakers and activities.