Daytona Beach Lists Summer Sports Events
21 Apr, 2015
This summer, The Original American Beach has plenty that’s new for visitors of all ages. In the midst of investing close to $2 billion in renovations and construction, the destination features a recently opened oceanfront rollercoaster, a new planetarium, the world’s first oceanfront Hyatt Place, and the Residence Inn by Marriott Daytona Beach Oceanside, and a $5 million renovation of the ever-popular Volusia Mall.
Coming soon: the highly-anticipated One Daytona entertainment complex just next door to Daytona International Speedway; a new Tanger Outlet Mall; the legendary Hard Rock Hotel & Café; new eateries and more.
Get your adrenaline going! Daytona International Speedway – the World Center of Racing is fast-becoming the World Center of Entertainment, and its $400-million refurbishment is nearly complete. Speedway Tours and the Richard Petty Driving Experience are must-see summer excursions, but don’t miss celebrating Independence Day at the Coke Zero 400 Weekend, which features of NASCAR Spring Cup Series racing and the biggest fireworks display in the Southeast – all under the summer stars.
Play Ball! Enjoy the new Daytona Tortugas baseball season April through September at historic Jackie Robinson Ballpark on City Island and get a stunning panoramic view of the Intracoastal Waterway, the beachside and historic downtown Daytona Beach. After the game, sit back and take in the fireworks show. Visit DaytonaTortugas.com for more information.