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Ocean Center

Located in the heart of the Daytona Beach resort area and only 400 feet from the Atlantic Ocean, the Volusia County Ocean Center is the area's convention, entertainment and sports complex. It’s a multi-use facility that hosts conventions, tradeshows, concerts, banquets, family entertainment shows and sporting events.

For more information, please visit the Ocean Center website.

Business hours
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Box office hours
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Contact information

Ocean Center
101 N. Atlantic Ave.
Daytona Beach, FL 32118
Phone: 386-254-4500
Toll-free: 800-858-6444
Fax: 386-254-4512

Upcoming events

USAG Trampoline and Tumbling World Championships

November 1 to 17th
TICKETS ON SALE FOR 2014 WORLD TRAMPOLINE AND TUMBLING CHAMPIONSHIPS  Nov. 7 - 16 Tickets are now available for the International Gymnastics Federation's 2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships, Nov. 7 - 9, and the World Age Group Competitions, Nov. 13 - 16 at the Ocean Center. The...

Trans Am Gala

November 15 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  The Trans Am Gala will be held in the Ocean Center Ballroom.  This event is not open to the public.

Margarita Ball

November 21 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  The Margarita Ball will be held in the Ocean Center Ballroom.  This is a fundraiser put on by The Margarita Society of Volusia.  For additional information please visit https://www.facebook.com/pages/Margarita-Society-of-Volusia-County/352692581529996 ...

State Wars

November 21 to 23rd
  The State Wars event will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall and Arena.  This event will be open to the public.   For additional information please visit http://www.statewarsrollerderby.com/ ...

National Youth Football Championships Registration

November 26 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  National Youth Football Championships Registration will be held in the Ocean Center 100 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.  For additional information please visit http://www.thenationals.net/football.htm ...

National Youth Football Championships Cheerleading Event & Awards Ceremony

November 29 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  National Youth Football Championships Cheerleading Event & Awards Ceremony will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  For additional information please visit their website at http://www.thenationals.net/football.htm ...

Ocean Center presents Light Up Volusia

November 29 @5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Ocean Center presents Light Up Volusia  on the East Plaza and in the Ballroom. Join us for a holiday celebration featuring: Holiday Entertainment Tree Lighting Family activites such as face painting, caricature artists, balloon art and more. A showcase of community partners a...

International Marketing & Management Conference

December 2 to 5th
The International Marketing & Management Conference will be held in the Ballroom, Arena, and rooms 101ABC & 102ABC of the Ocean Center.

Florida State Championships

December 6 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
Fellowship of Christian Cheerleaders - Florida State Championships will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  This event will be open to the public.  Additional information will follow.

5th Annual Fur Ball Gala

December 11 @6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
  The Halifax Humane Society's 5th Annual Fur Ball Gala will be held in the Ocean Center Ballroom.  This event will be open to the public. For additional information, please visit http://www.hhsfurball.org/.  ...

ERAU Graduation

December 15 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Graduation will be held in the Ocean Center Arena/Ballroom. This event is not open to the public.

Daytona Beach (Basketball) Tournament

December 20 to 21st
  The Daytona Beach (Basketball) Tournament will be held in the Ocean Center Arena. This event is open to the public.  Additional information to follow.

Volusia County Home & Garden Show

January 9 to 11th
The Volusia County Home & Garden Show will take place in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.  For additional information, please visit their website at http://www.showtechnology.com/schedule/.

Florida Volleyball Festival

January 10 to 11th
  The Florida Volleyball Festival will be held in the Ocean Center Arena/Ballroom/All 100 Level Rooms.  This event will be open to the public.  Additional information to follow.

The State Cheer & Dance Championships

January 16 to 18th
The State Cheer & Dance Championships will take place in the Ballroom, Arena, and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.   http://ac.varsity.com/scdc-general.aspx

Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation Fire-Rescue East

January 20 to 24th
The Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation will hold the Fire-Rescue East conference in the Ballroom, Arena, and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center. http://www.ffca.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=5071

International Conference & Expo on Advanced Ceramics & Composites

January 27 to 28th
The International Conference & Expo on Advanced Ceramics & Composites will be held in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center. http://ceramics.org/meetings/39th-international-conference-and-expo-on-advanced-ceramics-and-composites ...

Daytona Beach 100

January 29 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The Daytona Beach 100 volleyball tournament will be held in the Arena and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

2015 Wizard Course

February 3 to 15th
  The 2015 Wizard Course is a conference put on by Star's Edge that will take place in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center.  This event is not open to the public. For additional information, please visit their website at http://www.avatarepc.com/ ...

Ace Gymnastics

February 7 to 8th
  Ace Gymnastics will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.  This event is not open to the public.

Stock Car Hall of Fame Gala

February 16 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  The Stock Car Hall of Fame Gala will be held in the Ocean Center Ballroom.  This event is not open to the public.  For additional information please visit http://daytonabeachwestrotary.org/

NMEDA Conference

February 25 to 27th
The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association(NMEDA)Conference will take place int the Ballroom, Exhibit Hall and 1st Level meeting rooms of the Ocean Center. http://www.nmeda.com/annual-conference/

American Dance Competition, Inc.

March 17 to 19th
  American Dance Competition, Inc.'s ADC/IBC 2015 will be held in the Ocean Center's Ballroom A and Meeting Rooms 101ABC & 102ABC.  This event is not open to the public.

Conklin Center Gala

March 26 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  The Conklin Center's Gala will be held in the Ocean Center's Ballroom. This event is a fundraiser put on by the Conklin Center for the Blind. For additional information please visit their website at http://www.conklincenter.org/ ...

Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show

March 27 to 29th
The Home Show is presented by the Daytona Beach News-Journal and features products and services for the home and outdoors. The event will be held from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 27 and 28; and from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday, March 29. For more information, visit www.dbnjshow...

Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuit Championships

March 27 to 29th
The Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuit Championships will have their competition in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center. http://www.ffcc.org/events

Parachute Industry Association Symposium

March 30 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The Parachute Industry Association Symposium will be held in the Ballroom, Arena and Level 1 meeting rooms of the Ocean Center.

NCA Competition

April 7 to 11th
The National Cheerleaders Association will have their collegiate competition in the Arena and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center. http://nca.varsity.com/college_nationals.aspx

Grace House Gala 2015

April 16 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  Grace House Gala 2015 will be held in the Ocean Center Ballroom.  This is a fundraiser put on by the Grace House Pregnancy Center.  Please visit their website for additional information http://www.gracehouse4life.org/ ...

Joint NACE/APWA Florida Chapter Conference

April 17 to 21st
Joint NACE/APWA Florida Chapter Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall/Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

NCA Daytona Beach International Championships

April 17 to 19th
The NCA Daytona Beach International Championships will be held in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center. http://nca.varsity.com/classics.aspx

APWA Florida Chapter Equipment Rodeo

April 22 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  The American Public Works Association's Florida Chapter Equipment Rodeo will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  This event is not open to the public.

National High School Drill Team Championships

April 30 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  The National High School Drill Team Championships will take place in the Ballroom, Arena and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center. More than 5,000 members of the Junior ROTC will compete in the National High School Drill Team Championships April 30- May 4 at the Ocean Center. This all-service c...

Men's JO Nationals

May 7 to 10th
  Men's JO Nationals will be held in the Ocean Center Arena & 104AB.  This event is open to the public.  Additional information to follow.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Graduation

May 11 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
  Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Graduation will be held in the Ocean Center Arena/Ballroom.  This event is not open to the public.

Florida School Nutrition Association

May 12 to 16th
The Florida School Nutrition Association will have their conference in the Ballroom, Exhibit Hall, and meeting rooms on the 1st and 2nd Level of the Ocean Center.

Bethune Cookman University Rehearsal & Graduation

May 12 to 13th
  Bethune Cookman University Rehearsal & Graduation will be held in the Ocean Center Arena/Ballroom.  The Rehearsal will be held on 5/12/15 & the Graduation Ceremony will take place on 5/13/2015.  This event is not open to the public.

2015 APRO National Conference & Tradeshow

May 17 to 21st
  The Association of Progressive Rental Organizations (APRO) will bring its conference to the Ocean Center for the first time May 17 -21, 2015. APRO is the national trade association for the rent-to-own industry. Rent-to-own, also known as rental-purchase, rents household goods such as furnitu...

2015 USAIGC International Gymnastics Competition

June 12 to 14th
  The 2015 USAIGC International Gymnastics Competition will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  This event will be open to the public.

Showbiz National Talent

June 20 to 26th
Showbiz National Talent Dance Competition will be held in the Ocean Center Arena & Ballroom.  This event is open to the public. For more information go to: showbiztalent.com

Student Life Youth Conference

July 12 to 16th
The Student Life Youth Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  This event is not open to the public.

Passion Camp

July 19 to 24th
  Passion Camp will be held in the Ocean Center's Arena and Ballroom.  This event is not open to the public. Move-in for event 7/19/15 Passion Camp 7/20-23/15 Move-out for event 7/24/15

New Spring Church Youth Conference

July 26 to 31st
The New Spring Church Youth Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Arena and Exhibit Hall.  This event is not open to the public.

National Reptile Breeders Expo

August 22 to 23rd
The National Reptile Breeders Expo will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall. This event is open to the public.

Daytona Beach Home & Garden Show

August 26 to 30th
The Daytona Beach Home & Garden Show will take place in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.

Blackjack on the Beach - Gymnastics Tournament

September 26 to 27th
Blackjack on the Beach - Gymnastics Tournament will be held in the Arena at the Ocean Center.  This event is open to the public.

Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show

October 21 to 26th
The Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show will be in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.

2015 FPTA/FCTD Joint Conference

October 25 to 28th
  The 2015 FPTA/FCTD Joint Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Ballroom & Arena.  This event in not open to the public.

2015 Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo

November 1 to 6th
2015 Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall/Ballroom/Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

Fusion Conference

November 13 to 14th
Fusion Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  This event is not open to the public.  Additional information will be forthcoming.

Florida Volleyball Festival

January 8 to 10th
Florida Volleyball Festival will be held at the Ocean Center in the Exhibit Hall and Meeting Rooms 100.  This event is open to the public.

The State Cheer & Dance Championships

January 15 to 17th
The State Cheer & Dance Championships will be held in the Exhibit Hall, Arena & Ballroom of the Ocean Center.  This event is open to the public.  Additional information to follow.

Joseph Volleyball Camp Team Connection Daytona Beach 100

January 28 to 31st
The Joseph Volleyball Camp Team Connection Daytona Beach 100 volleyball tournament will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall and Arena.

2016 Wizard Course

February 2 to 14th
  2016 Wizard Course will be held in the Ocean Center Arena & Ballroom.  This event is not open to the public. For additional information, please visit their website at http://www.avatarepc.com/

Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show

March 30 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show will take place in the Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.  This event is open to the public. Show dates are 4/1-3/2016.

Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuit Championships

April 1 to 3rd
The Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuit Championships will be located in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center.

NCA Competiton

April 5 to 9th
The National Cheerleaders Association collegiate competition will be held in the Exhibit Hall and Arena of the Ocean Center.

NCA Daytona Beach International Championships

April 15 to 17th
The NCA Daytona Beach International Championships will take place in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center.

Team Florida State Championships

April 23 to 24th
  Team Florida State Championships will be held in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall and Meeting Rooms 104 & 204AB and 202 & 203ABC.  This event will be open to the public.  

National High School Drill Team Championships

April 28 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The National High School Drill Team Championships will be located in the Ballrooms, Arena, and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

Florida School Nutrition Association

May 10 to 14th
The Florida School Nutrition Association convention will be using the Ballroom, meeting rooms on the 1st and 2nd levels and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

Showbiz National Talent Dance Competition

June 21 to 26th
The Showbiz National Talent Dance Competition will be held in the Arena.  More information can be found on their website. http://www.showbiztalent.com/

Student Life Youth Conference

July 11 to 14th
The Student Life Youth Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Arena. More information can be found on their website http://www.studentlife.com/

Passion Camp

July 17 to 22nd
  Passion Camp will be held in the Ocean Center's Arena and Ballroom.  This event is not open to the public. Move-in for this event 7/17/16 Passion Camp 7/18-21/16 Move-out for this event 7/22/16

New Spring Church

July 24 to 29th
The New Spring Church youth conference will held in the Arena and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

Blackjack on the Beach - Gymnastics Tournament

September 24 to 25th
Blackjack on the Beach - Gymnastics Tournament will be held in the Arena at the Ocean Center.  This event is open to the public.

Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show

October 19 to 24th
The Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show will take place in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.  This event is open to the public. Show dates are October 21-23, 2016

The State Cheer & Dance Championships

January 13 to 15th
The State Cheer & Dance Championships will be held in the Exhibit Hall, Arena & Ballroom of the Ocean Center.  This event is open to the public.  Additional information to follow.

Joseph Volleyball Camp Team Connection Daytona Beach 100

January 26 to 29th
The Joseph Volleyball Camp Team Connection Daytona Beach 100 will have their volleyball competition in the Ocean Center Arena and Exhibit Hall.

National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

February 14 to 17th
National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association.  This event is being held at the Ocean Center in the Exhibit Hall, Ballroom and Level 1 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show

March 29 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show will take place in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.  This event will be open to the public.

Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuits Championships

March 31 @12:00 am to 12:00 am
The Florida Federation of Colorguards Circuit Championships will take place in the Ballroom and Arena of the Ocean Center.

Animal Care Expo

May 8 to 12th
The Animal Care Expo will be using the Ballroom, Arena, and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

Showbiz National Talent

June 20 to 26th
Showbiz National Talent Dance Competition will be held in the Ocean Center Arena & Ballroom.  This event is open to the public. For more information go to: showbiztalent.com

Student Life Youth Conference

July 16 to 20th
The Student Life Youth Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.

New Spring Chuch

July 23 to 28th
The New Spring Church youth conference will be held in the Arena and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show

October 18 to 23rd
The Daytona Beach News-Journal Home Show will be in the Ocean Center Exhibit Hall.  This event is open to the public.

Joseph Volleyball Camp Team Connection Daytona Beach 100

January 25 to 28th
The Joseph Volleyball Camp Team Connection Daytona Beach 100 volleyball competition will be held in the Arena and Exhibit Hall of the Ocean Center.

National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

March 6 to 9th
  The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association's NMEDA Annual Conference will be held in the Ocean Center's Exhibit Hall, Ballroom and Level 1 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

Student Life Youth Conference

July 8 to 12th
Student Life Youth Conference will be held in the Ocean Center Arena.  This event is not open to the public.

National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

March 5 to 8th
  The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association's NMEDA Annual Conference will be held in the Ocean Center's Exhibit Hall, Ballroom and Level 1 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

March 3 to 6th
  The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association's NMEDA Annual Conference will be held in the Ocean Center's Exhibit Hall, Ballroom and Level 1 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

March 2 to 5th
  The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association's NMEDA Annual Conference will be held in the Ocean Center's Exhibit Hall, Ballroom and Level 1 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.

National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association

March 1 to 4th
  The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association's NMEDA Annual Conference will be held in the Ocean Center's Exhibit Hall, Ballroom and Level 1 Meeting Rooms.  This event is not open to the public.