June Happenings For The New Smyrna Beach Area

By on May 3, 2017 in Community Stories

New Smyrna Beach, FL– Below is a list of the upcoming June events for the city of New Smyrna Beach.

Canal Street Historic District Craft Beer Walk 

June 3rd, 2017
1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Sample craft beers along historic canal street.  Tickets are $20 and include a six-ounce Canal Street souvenir glass and 12 sampling tickets that can be redeemed at 10 locations in the district.  The walk is held on the first Saturday of each month. For more information, please log on to www.canalstreetnsb.com

Art Stroll & Gallery Walk
June 3rd, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Artistic vendors set up along the historic Canal Street from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Musical artists play from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Christmas Park, 101 Live Oak Street. Galleries feature solo and group exhibitions and artist talks in the Douglas Avenue area of the district and at the Hub from 4-8 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, please log on to the Canal Street Historic District website at www.canalstreetnsb.com

New Smyrna Beach Kite Festival
June 3rd – June 4th, 2017
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Get ready for a high-flying weekend of colorful fun at the New Smyrna Beach Kite Festival! Located directly on the beach, just south of Flagler Avenue, this Saturday and Sunday event is sure to provide real “fun in the sun” for the whole family.

Festival highlights include scores of tethered kites, kite demonstrations and competitions hosted by kite clubs from throughout Florida and free lessons for first-timers. The kids zone at the festival offers free kites to the first 400 children each festival day and a decorating station to personalize each kite. Adults and children are also encouraged to bring their own kite.

For more information, please go to http://flaglerave.com/event/nsb-kite-festival-2/

Summer Art Camp
June 6th – August 4th, 2017

Atlantic Center for the Arts, Yurick Studios, 123 Douglas Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL

Weekly Art Camps for ages 6-12
Tuesday thru Fridays 9AM – 2PM
$105.00 for ACA Members; $130 Non-members
Scholarships are available for each session: Pre-registration is required.

Painting, music, dance and more-kids love Summer Art Camp at Atlantic Center for the Arts! Modeled after Atlantic Centers world renowned artists in residence program, each one-week session features three classes that give kids an opportunity to explore ideas of art and culture though hands-on experiences with a variety of art forms, including paper Mache’, painting, tai chi, drumming, dance and more.

For more information, call 376.427.6975 or log onto www.atlanticcenterforthearts.org

King of the Inlet Offshore Fishing Tournament 

June 9th – June 11th, 2017

King of the Inlet Offshore Fishing Tournament will be held in three different tournaments from April – June 2017. All three tournaments are one day offshore fishing events for wahoo, dolphin and king mackerel. You can fish the tournaments as a single tournament or compete in the entire fishing series. There will be an additional $5,000 to the overall point winner.

Tournament THREE will be held on June 9-11, 2017
Captains Party/Meeting: Friday at Inlet Harbor
Fishing: Saturday out of Ponce Inlet
Weigh-In: Saturday at Inlet Harbor
Awards: Sunday at Inlet Harbor

Inlet Harbor Restaurant, Marina and Gift Shop is located at 133 Inlet Harbor Road, Ponce Inlet, Florida 32127. For more info, call 386.767.5590

For more information about the tournament, visit kingoftheinlet.com or visit their Facebook page. For additional details, call Pete Richardson at 386.804.2590 or email pete@kingoftheinlet.com or ann@kingoftheinlet.com

East Coast Cruiser Night
June 10th, 2017
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Historic Downtown Canal Street becomes home to street rods and antique cars every month on the 2nd Saturday! Food, Fun and entertainment. FREE.

For more information, call Pat Teehan 386-427-7576

New Smyrna Beach Sand Art Festival
June 10th, 2017
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

It is that time of the year again, sand sculptors! Sand and water: these are the key elements in sand art, and there is no short supply here in New Smyrna Beach! With sand so fine and beautiful clear water, it is the ideal combination for a fun, creative day of sandy shenanigans!

Amateur teams will consist of families, friends, co-workers and community groups. All competitors will create their own sand sculptures in 10′ X 10′ plots of cordoned beach. Prizes will be awarded for individual adult, child and team categories and will be judged by both professionals and local celebrity judges! Sand art professionals will also create magnificent sculptures, showing off one of our area’s most valued natural resources!

This is a free event, however spaces are limited, so make sure to pre-register! Walk-up registration will be available the day of the event until spaces are filled.

Registration: 8AM OPEN
Contest: 9AM -1PM
Judging: 1PM – 2PM
Peoples Choice Voting: 11AM – 2PM
Awards: 2:30 (Apporx.)
Child: up to age 12
Young Adult: Age 13-17
Adult: age 18 and older
Teams can competes as well
Child and Young Adult – up to age 17. Adult, Mixed (all ages)
THEME: Under the Sea

For more information, please go to http://flaglerave.com/event/nsb-sand-art-festival-3/

Seaside Fiesta
June 15th, 2017
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Kick off the summer season at the 29th Annual Seaside Fiesta from 5 – 9 p.m., Thursday, June 15, along Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach.  The Fiesta features entertainment, arts and crafts booths, food, games, music and more.  Many of the Flagler merchants also feature special sales and activities. The Fiesta is co-hosted by the City of New Smyrna Beach and the Flagler Avenue Business Association.  Admission is free. Flagler Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic at 3 p.m. until 10 p.m.

For more information, please call the New Smyrna Beach Recreation Department at 386.410.2890 or go to http://flaglerave.com/event/seaside-fiesta-3/

New Smyrna Beach Reggae Festival
June 16th – June 18th, 2017

Yeah Mon’- Don’t worry ’bout a thing, cause every little thing’s, gonna be alright! From classic reggae to new island rhythms, New Smyrna Beach is celebrating everything Reggae and Island on June 16 – 18, 2017 with the New Smyrna Beach Reggae and Island Music Festival! Over a dozen acts are set citywide for the musical weekend celebrating one of America’s most popular music genres. The weekend includes multiple band meet and greets and plenty of free giveaways. And best yet – every performance is free – no cover charge, though some locations do have a minimum age admission of 21 years.

No need to set sail for the Caribbean, we will bring the islands to you! Sit back, relax and enjoy the variety of performances at multiple locations throughout New Smyrna Beach. All singin’ sweet songs of melodies, pure and true,

Schedule up and coming!

For more information, please go to http://flaglerave.com/event/nsb-reggae-festival-2/

Life’s a Beach Triathalon
June 17th, 2017
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location: Flagler Avenue Boardwalk, 201 Buenos Aires St. New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169

Join this fun filled triathlon where Boogie Boards, baggies, Beach Cruisers and beer are all apart of fun. The Life’s A Beach Triathlon is stoked to be the most fun and accessible triathlon!

Our bodacious course designers will have you “swimming” for 200 yards. Want to use fins? Be our guest! Want to use a boogie board? Awesome! When you exit the water, you will meet the first of your Life’s A Beach Challenges-the Turtle Crawl. You will wiggle your way up the beach under a net before hitting the Transition Area to hop on your fat-tire bike for 5 miles. That is right; you do not need some skinny-tire, $5,000, aerodynamic speed demon for Life’s A Beach! Any fat-tire bike (beach cruisers recommended) will do! After cruisin’ on the bike, you are off on a 2-mile beach run for fun in the sun! And, this is where you will meet two more challenges-our Leapin’ Loungers and Totally Tubular (and look for some new “fun” challenges in 2017)-before challenging the Sea Wall limboing across our Life’s A Beach finish line.

Want to race with your family? We allow racers down to 9 years old AND you can all sign up for the same starting wave! That is right-start waves are not based on age group-you choose! Therefore, you can also race next to friends and coworkers!

Heard your serious triathlon friends talk about shaving seconds off their transition times? Well, at Life’s A Beach “transition time” means how long it takes to get you from the finish line into beach bash mode dancing in the sand to the beat of our live music or chillaxing with a cold beverage while waiting for your friends to finish.

Event Distances (hey, we’re beach dudes so these might not be exact)

• Almost Anything Goes Swim-200 yards

• Fat-Tire Bike Beach Ride-5 Miles

• Beach Run-2 Miles

Summer Concert Series
June 22nd, 2017
6:30 PM – 7:45 PM

At the gazebo outside the Brannon Center in Riverside Park
Rained out concerts may be rescheduled!
For more information log onto: www.cityofnsb.com or call 386-410-2890

Wine Walk
June 24th, 2017
1:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Explore over 100 interesting wines inside local pubs, galleries and restaurants during this monthly progressive wine tasting event.

Wine tasting passports are $25 and are available at Exit Realty (Flagler & Peninsula), at the tent at Flagler Avenue and Cooper Street, or at the corner of Peninsula Drive and Flagler Avenue. Passports include 20 tasting tickets and a keepsake wine glass. Some locations feature both one- and multi-ticket wines to sample. Those who want to share their 20 tasting tickets with a friend may get an additional wine glass for $5. Flagler Avenue will NOT be closed for this event, which takes place inside sponsor locations.

NSB Sundae 5k Beach Run/Walk
June 25th, 2017
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Ever wanted to eat ice cream for breakfast? Here is your chance! Don’t miss this 5K race like no other, complete with chip timing, a course down our beautiful hard packed beaches, free-shirts, and best yet, a free make-your-own-sundae bar after the race! In addition, medals in 84 categories and two overall plaques will be awarded, as well as prizes for the best costumes.

Location: Flagler Avenue Boardwalk
201 Buenos Aires St
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169

Runners, walkers, and joggers are all welcome to participate, with registration starting at 7am and race start at 8m. Race proceeds benefit Southern Stone Charities so bring your friends and family and enjoy this guilt-free chance to chow down on some sundaes after the 5K.

 

For additional information go to http://flaglerave.com/event/nsb-sundae-5k-beach

Summer Concert Series
June 29th, 2017
6:30 PM – 7:45 PM

At the gazebo outside the Brannon Center in Riverside Park
Rained out concerts may be rescheduled!
For more information log onto: http://www.cityofnsb.com or call 386-410-2890

 

Copyright Southern Stone Communications 2017.

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