Located in Volusia County, Florida, Daytona Beach is a city with a population of a little over 60,000 people. It is also the principle city of the Fun Coast region of Florida. It is well-known for its hard packed sandy beaches that allow for recreational vehicles to be driven on it and the Daytona International Speedway as the headquarters to NASCAR. Out-of-towners descend on the city in February for the beginning of the Daytona 500, in July for the NASCAR Coke Zero 400, in March for Bike Week, late October for the Biketoberfest and in January for the 24 Hours of Daytona endurance race — there’s always something going on in Daytona! Here’s the top 10 things to see in and do in this beach city:
10. Boot Hill Saloon
Known as being one of the most famous biker bars, the Boot Hill Saloon is a bar located on Main Street in Daytona Beach. If you are a motorcycle enthusiast and love the atmosphere of an old-school biker bar, you won’t find any more authentic than the legendary Boot Hill Saloon. They host special event catered specially to their clientele, have a gift shop on site and feature live musical entertainment. The friendly staff will welcome you when you walk in the door and you can take in pieces of history hung all over the wall inside the bar. While drinking a frosty ale, you will enjoy some fantastic music and great fun. Sometimes the atmosphere gets a little wild, but security is good, people are friendly and there is always a good time to be had by all. It’s a one-of-a-kind experience you will want to revisit year after year.