Memorial Day commemorates U.S. men and women who died while in military service and is a holiday many spend enjoying time with family and friends. From great food to sandy shores, Daytona Beach has a number of activities for families celebrating the long weekend.


Country 500 Great American Music Fest: May 26th-28th, 2017

Country music stars take part in a three day music festival held at the iconic Daytona International Speedway. Attendees will enjoy a select menu sold from food booths and food trucks, carnival rides, arcade games, and exclusive country music merchandise.


Fresh Seafood

With the Atlantic Ocean just steps away, Memorial Day barbecues have given way to delicious seafood feasts in Daytona Beach. From well-known chain restaurants to fresh local eateries, there are plenty of choices for every seafood fan.


Beach Day

Why not take a beach day? Daytona Beach is a perfect spot to go paddleboarding and stroll along the Daytona Boardwalk & Pier. Or simply relax on in the sand and listen to the crash of the nearby waves.


Enjoy the warmth of the Florida sun this Memorial Day weekend and plan your family Daytona Beach trip now — start with our Destinations tab, where you can explore our studio, one and two-bedroom condos at Grand Seas by Exploria Resorts. For a more relaxed beachtown vibe, stay at New Smyrna Waves by Exploria Resort just down A1A. Both offer oceanfront pools, stunning views, direct beach access, and plenty of room for the entire family.