DeLand, Florida is a beautiful, historic community full of friendly neighbors, an abundance of community activities, and stunning natural views.
Whether you want to golf, paint, belly dance, boat, jog, join a fitness class, see a play, go to a musical, or enjoy an art festival or crafts fair – you will find it in DeLand!
If you like fishing, water skiing, snorkeling, camping out, horseback riding, boating, biking, or hiking, check out some popular spots near DeLand like Hontoon Island, Blue Spring State Park, and Gemini Springs Park. Or you can visit one of the most heavily used national parks in the U.S. to the north of DeLand in the Ocala National Forest.
Interested in seeing the largest standard bred horse training facility in North America? Take a tour of the Spring Garden Ranch Training Center in DeLeon Springs, just north of Downtown DeLand.
Feeling adventurous? Take a dive with Skydive DeLand. For more great ways to enjoy local culture and stay active, check out the Visit West Volusia site for activities and resources.
Just a half hour drive to the East, you can visit Daytona Beach and find out all about the surrounding golf courses and beautiful white sand beaches. And don’t forget about the fun at the Daytona International Speedway!
Other nearby attractions can be found in New Smyrna Beach and St. Augustine, where you can enjoy the small town atmosphere and delve into the deep, rich history that our area holds.
When you want a little more excitement, bring the grand kids for some theme park fun in Orlando at nearby Disney World, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, or Universal Studios.