5 Fun Fall Festivals to Hit in Daytona Beach

With mild temperatures, fewer vacationers, and a host of entertaining events, fall is one of the best times to experience Daytona Beach. And, this year will feature a number of fun and family-friendly fall festivals to attend in the area. Whether you are an art aficionado or a classic car collector, you’ll find amusement options right up your alley. Check out this list of fall festivals coming to the Daytona Beach area soon.

#1 Halifax Art Festival

Halifax fest


WHAT: Halifax Art Festival
WHEN: November 6-7, 2021
WHERE: Beach Street (including Magnolia Avenue and City Island Park this year), Downtown Daytona Beach

For nearly 60 years, the Halifax Art Festival has annually celebrated emerging artists and craftsmen specializing in watercolors, oil paintings, basket-weaving, home goods, jewelry-making and so much more. Named a Top 200 festival by Sunshine Artist Magazine, the event draws features 250 juried fine artists and craft artisans from all over the nation. Whether you are an art enthusiast looking for a new piece, want to discover an antique treasure, or simply want to come to enjoy live music and festival food, you’ll find it here. All ages will enjoy Central Florida’s premier art event — don’t miss out on this exciting Fall Festival!

#2 Greek Festival

Greek Fest


WHAT: Greek Festival
WHEN: November 11-14, 2021
WHERE: St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church

Opa! This locals-approved event at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church has been a favorite for over 40 years and offers visitors and locals the chance to live like a Greek for the day. Enjoy costumed Greek dances, fresh-from-the-oven foods and traditional Greek music. The event even features a Greek Marketplace with handcrafted souvenirs and Greek-themed gifts. You can also find your favorite Greek cuisine to take home and share.

#3 DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts

WHAT: DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts
WHEN: November 20-22, 2021
WHERE: Downtown DeLand along Woodland Boulevard

Peruse fine-art exhibits presented by over 150 juried artists who specialize in a variety of media, including painting, sculpture, leather, photography, wood, ceramics, fiber, glass and so much more. Come see DeLand blossom with color and bright spirits, and then soak in the entertainment and live music. The DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts is proud to be voted “Best Florida Outdoor Fine Art Festival” by Florida Living!

#4 Riverfest Seafood Festival



WHAT: Riverfest Seafood Festival
WHEN: November 20-21, 2021
WHERE: Rockefeller Gardens at The Casements, 25 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach

The third weekend in November is when we celebrate the coastal lifestyle and all things water at the Annual Riverfest Seafood Festival. Take a bite out of freshly caught fried fish; let the little ones participate in the annual kid fish clinic; sip on a craft beer as you sit and listen to live music, and more. There will be good food, great memories, and riverfront fun — and this Fall Festival is FREE and open to the public.

#5 Daytona Turkey Run

Turket Run


WHAT: Daytona Turkey Run
WHEN: November 25-28, 2021
WHERE: Daytona International Speedway

View show-quality cars from around the country, find a beautifully restored classic, and lay your eyes on customized foreign cars — it’s all happening at the 48th Annual Daytona Turkey Run! As the largest combined car show and swap meet in the United States, the Daytona Turkey Run has everything the car enthusiast needs. From accessories to hard-to-find parts to classic cars, the discoveries are endless. This family-friendly event is presented by Daytona Beach Street Rods in the infield of the iconic Daytona International Speedway.

Enjoy Fall savings!

Florida Resident Deals: Florida residents can enjoy specials at select hotels, attractions, and restaurants.
Georgia Resident Deals: By visiting after “peak season,” Georgia residents can enjoy amazing deals at select hotels, attractions, and restaurants.

Weekday Beach Days: This autumn, plan a weekday beach days getaway and discover why the season is an ideal time to visit the Daytona Beach area!

Well, have you started packing your bags to enjoy the Fall Festivals yet? With this fabulous line-up, you won’t want to wait to plan your trip. Start planning your fall getaway today!