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Volusia County Moms - The county's leading family resource since 2009.






Everything on this website is with Daytona Beach area families in mind! Whether you are looking places to play or things to do in the Daytona Beach area, we have you covered! We also have a comprehensive ongoing Daytona Beach area events calendar, covering the areas of Daytona Beach, Daytona Beach Shores, Port Orange, New Smyrna Beach, Ormond Beach, Ponce Inlet, DeLand, South Daytona, DeBary, Holly Hill, Orange City, Deltona, Edgewater, and other surrounding areas.  

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2022 Christmas postcards from Santa in Volusia County


Volusia County Parks, Recreation and Culture has hired temporary elf staff for the holiday season to assist Santa in making sure every child in Volusia County is on the nice list. Residents can send their child’s full name and address to elves@volusia.org to receive a postcard from Santa, directly from Santaland, USA!

Children must be 12 years old or younger and the information must be emailed by Monday, Dec. 12, 2022.

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2022 Butler Express in Lake Helen


The Butler Express will be running from 6 to 9 pm, every Friday and Saturday evening through December 23, 2022. It's located at 321 Pleasant St in Lake Helen. 

  • Tickets can not be purchased in advanced.
  • This is a CASH ONLY event
  • Ticket window typically opens at 5:30pm
  • One Train is Handicap accessible
  • They have no control over how early people choose to arrive and wait in line for ticket booth to open
  • If the wait time becomes too much for you and your party, a refund will be issued to you.
  • Wait times might be longer than usual
  • Tickets are only good for the night you purchase them
– Pricing:
0-3 years old -FREE -lap-sitting
4-12 years old – $3.00
13 & older – $5.00




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