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Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival

9 AM – 3 PM Downtown DeLand – 123 West Indiana Avenue DeLand, FL 32720 A lively spring festival that’s all abuzz with wildflower and gardening-themed products, plants, and arts and crafts for native plant, bird, butterfly and wildlife lovers. A free shuttle will run throughout the day between this festival and the DeLand Outdoor Art Festival.  In addition to wildflower & gardening education, the … Continue reading Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival

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Nature’s Defense

There is a great debate on whether to immunize children by vaccination, but what many people don’t know is babies are already immunized by the mother at birth. The fetus spends its first nine months developing in a sterile womb free from bacteria, but as the child passes through the mother’s cervix and birth canal, a healthy dose of beneficial (good) bacteria is passed to … Continue reading Nature’s Defense

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Spring Daytona Turkey Run

Friday & Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach FL 32114 Three days of classic cars and family friendly fun at the iconic Daytona racetrack!  Enjoy three days of classic car, family friendly FUN at the iconic Daytona International Speedway! See thousands of classic and custom cars for show and … Continue reading Spring Daytona Turkey Run

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Spring Home Show

Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, March 24, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Ocean Center, Daytona Beach Browse a variety of exhibitors to help jumpstart your home improvement projects.  The News-Journal’s 30th Annual Spring Home Show provides you with a variety of exhibitors to help jump start your home improvement. Enjoy trendy presentations on stage daily, … Continue reading Spring Home Show

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Turtle Tots

Educational Programs for Toddlers and Preschoolers Children ages 2 to 5 can learn about local marine life through stories, crafts and activities at the Marine Science Center, 100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet. The program is included with general admission or annual membership. Admission:Seniors – $4Adults (13 and over) – $5Youth (3 – 12) – $2Youth 2 and under – free All applicable sales tax is included in … Continue reading Turtle Tots

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Five Spots for the Best Ribs

There’s nothing better than a juicy slab of fall-off-the-bone ribs. Here are the top 5 spots in Volusia County offering tender ribs to get stuck on! The Best Places to Find Ribs Around Daytona Beach 1. FINGER LICKIN’ BBQ & WINGS – NSB Located in New Smyrna Beach, Finger Lickin’ BBQ and Wings serves up home-cooked meals in a humble atmosphere. Forget all the fancy … Continue reading Five Spots for the Best Ribs