You CAN find places to participate and have fun in and around Flagler County!
Enjoy an eclectic mix of shopping, dining and nightlife. Browse through unique boutiques, artist studios and designer retail outlets; feast on international fare at fine dining establishments, casual family favorites or our farmer’s markets; make new friends as you socialize at live music venues, cultural events or local bars. Everything is close-by without the hassle of sitting in traffic.
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The Daytona International Speedway - 20 minutes away
Daytona International Speedway is a race track in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. Since opening in 1959, it has been the home of theDaytona 500, the most prestigious race in NASCAR. In addition to NASCAR, the track also hosts races of ARCA, AMA Superbike, USCC, SCCA, and Motocross. The track features multiple layouts including the primary 2.5 miles (4.0 km) high speed tri-oval, a 3.56 miles (5.73 km) sports car course, a 2.95 miles (4.75 km) motorcycle course, and a .25 miles (0.40 km) karting and motorcycle flat-track. The track's 180-acre (73 ha) infield includes the 29-acre (12 ha) Lake Lloyd, which has hosted powerboat racing. The speedway is owned and operated by International Speedway Corporation.
Marineland Dolphin Adventure
Marineland opened in June of 1938 as Marine Studios – a facility designed for Hollywood film makers to create underwater footage for their movies. The founders, Douglas Burden, CV Whitney and Count Ilia Tolstoy could never have foreseen the excitement that this innovative “oceanarium” would create among the general public. Never before had people had the opportunity to see marine life live and up close, and from the day it opened, Marineland has provided that opportunity to millions of amazed guests.
North Florida boasts a year-round mild climate perfect for strolling Saint Augustine’s delightful historic district, with its cobblestone streets, quaint cafes, cool bars, unique shops and friendly bed-and-breakfast inns. Experience the beauty of an early morning that slowly comes alive with locals and tourists setting out on foot to explore significant landmarks including the Castillo de San Marcos, Lightner Museum, Flagler College and Fort Matanzas.
Walt Disney World Orlando - 90 minutes away
Since the Disney company opened Walt Disney World in Florida in 1971, it has become the single largest theme park attraction in the world. Tens of millions of people vacation there each year, drawn to a large array of rides and attractions. Disney World offers several unique attributes that set it apart from other vacation destinations, particularly other theme parks
Flagler Dining and Nightlife
The Golden Lion
The Cue Note
Flagler Beachfront Winery
The Funky Pelican
The Golden Lion Cafe is located just steps from the ocean in beautiful Flagler Beach, along the nationally designated Scenic A1A Coastal Highway. Dance with your toes in the sand while enjoying spectacular ocean views, delicious food & amazing mixed drinks. They are proud to be Flagler County’s most awarded restaurant and top waterside bar in Florida.
The Cue Note Billiard Room and Bar has great food, a full liquor bar and over 35 beers to choose from. Together with pool, music and televised sports there’s always a crowd.
Come watch your favorite team play on one of our 14 televisions spread all over the room. There’s never a bad seat.
Flagler Beachfront Winery, Florida’s only oceanfront winery and winner of 3 international wine festival awards! Flagler Beachfront Winery focuses on crafting small lot, premium wines. They continue to release new wines throughout the year as well as host Winemaker Tastings, food and wine pairings, full moon parties and bottling parties. Enjoy tapas plates and gourmet desserts that pair perfectly with their wines. Life doesn’t get much better than enjoying a wonderful glass of wine on the patio with an endless ocean view.
The Funky Pelican is considered a landmark in this nook of Central Florida. You can’t help but notice the venue when you drive down A1A! Many believe that the setting is the community hub from which you can explore the seaside town as well as a premier oceanfront dining location and beachside bar. The restaurant and bar on the beach provides great food, sea breezes and a breath of salt air at the end of the day.
St. Augustine Amphitheatre
The St. Augustine Amphitheatre was built in 1965 to commemorate St. Augustine’s 400th Anniversary as our nation’s oldest permanent European settlement. The 16-acre section of Anastasia State Park that makes up the amphitheatre grounds includes an old quarry where coquina rock was obtained to build early St. Augustine homes and commercial buildings, as well as the fort, Castillo de San Marcos.
the Amphitheatre is a state of the art performing arts venue with the capacity to hold up to 4100 concert goers. A brand new conference room, 4 concession stands, a merchandise area, a large plaza, and an elaborate arboretum of walking trails make up the new facility.