A guide to historic DeLand from a local's view point. I discovered DeLand one day while meandering through the back roads of central Florida and immediately became drawn to this quaint historic small town. Now it is one of my favorite central Florida destinations. I like to chat with local shop owners, eat at a small cafe and find that special antique or collectable. I am never at a loss for things to do in Deland. Deland's historic downtown has much to offer in the way of shopping, restaurants and theater.
There are many things to do in DeLand Florida. Nearyby state parks and preservations are just a short drive and you can watch wildlife, canoe, fish, hike and camp. DeLand has many different events throughout the year, including the DeLand Outdoor Art Festival in March.
DeLand Florida has an active historical society, museums and theaters including: The DeLand House Museum, African American Museum of Art, Athens Theatre, Memorial Hospital Museum, and others. Dive into history in DeLand. Antiques are easy to find with many shops in the area.
With the wide variety of things to do in DeLand Florida you're sure to need a hotel. DeLand offers several good hotels in the area and a bed and breakfast in historic downtown DeLand Florida!
Sample international dishes with a dash of culture - right here in DeLand Florida! You have many options when dining in DeLand. DeLand Restaurants make for a great lunch or dinner experience!
There are many things to do in DeLand and the nearby small towns of Orange City, Debary, and De Leon Springs. From Guided nature and boating tours to DeLand dinner cruises!