Visitors have the chance to stay warm this fall and winter season by enjoying the large amount of sizzling events during the 2016 Fall Beach Weeks festival in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Beach Weeks is an exciting events festival celebrating the coastal heritage of New Smyrna Beach and Southeast Volusia County and will kick off during First Responders Weekend starting with the Guns and Hoses Music Festival this Thursday, September 8.
New Smyrna Beach’s fun, small-town lifestyle will be presented through a variety of music festivals, contests and 5Ks every week starting on Labor Day Weekend and ending on New Year’s Day. Such events include a mac and cheese challenge, the Port Orange Family Days’ carnival, holiday parades, a marine expo, sport contests and more. The surrounding communities of Southeast Volusia County will also host many fall events to showcase how Floridians enjoy the fall season in a beach community. The New Smyrna Beach area is known both locally and internationally for spectacular natural assets and recreational amenities. With such a diverse array of local festivals and events, visitors will enjoy the many fun activities Beach Weeks has to offer.
First Responder Weekend Events include:
- Guns and Hoses Music Festival
- Jail Break Beach 5K
- Mac & Cheese Challenge
- Firefighter Triathlon
For event descriptions and a complete list of all events during the 2016 Fall Beach Weeks festival, please visit nsbfla.com/beachweeks
. Individuals who wish to receive additional festival information can call the New Smyrna Beach Area Convention and Visitors Bureau at 386-428-1600 or visit nsbfla.com
In addition to the fall events that will be held in the area, New Smyrna Beach offers a wide variety of dining, attractions and accommodations suitable for those in search of beach fun and sunny Florida weather during the chilly fall season. Many visitors enjoy taking a ride on the Intracoastal Waterway through a water taxi, checking out a beautiful art gallery or exploring a historical site that offers a ton of mysterious area history. Comfy oceanfront hotels and condos offer a relaxed atmosphere for individuals looking for that quiet beach getaway in a seaside community.
Travelers should be on the lookout for special Beach Week accommodation packages listed on the Visit New Smyrna Beach website. This weekend, visitors can book a special deals package by using promo code “RESPONDERS” to enjoy First Reponders Weekend and the 2016 Fall Beach Weeks kick off. To access this special code, go to nsbfla.com
and click the “Specials” tab to pull up a list of accommodators participating in the Responders package. Visitors looking for general vacation deals can also search for special packages throughout the rest of the year by clicking on the same “Specials” tab on the website to pull up a list of all accommodators providing special deals throughout the season.