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Want to live where you can attend performances by world famous European symphony orchestras, or visit top-quality museums with exhibitions by the finest of today’s contemporary artists? Want to take in a rousing musical stage performance by a professional tour group in a world-class theater? Interested in exploring a variety of natural science and history programs conducted by experienced leaders in their fields?

In addition to our world famous beaches, Volusia County offers some of the best in cultural opportunities available anywhere. Whether it’s world-class performing arts, stellar art museums or breathtaking natural history and science venues you are looking for, Volusia County has them all.


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Cultural Council of Volusia County
In addition to advisory board information, the CCVC website features the Art in Public Places program and has a local artists directory, information on available artist grants, an arts map of Volusia County, and more.

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Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach
For more than a half-century, the Little Theatre has offered productions throughout the winter season. A community-based program with six annual productions, the Little Theatre also encourages student work through a scholarship program.

Museum of Art - DeLand
The Museum of Art – DeLand, formerly known as the Museum of Florida Art, is a nonprofit community visual arts museum dedicated to the collecting, preservation, study, display and educational use of the fine arts.

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Museum of Arts & Sciences
The Museum of Arts & Sciences is the primary art, history and science museum in Central Florida. Located on a 90-acre preserve, the 86,000-square-foot facility is host to more than 30,000 objects including the most complete giant ground sloth skeleton in North America and the largest permanent exhibition of Cuban art outside of Cuba.

 

Arts

Art League of Daytona Beach
ArtHaus Foundation
Atlantic Center for the Arts
Gateway Center for the Arts

Festivals

DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts
DeLand Outdoor Art Festival
Halifax Art Festival
IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts

Museums

Art/history
African American Museum of the Arts
Creative Arts Department Gallery, Stetson University

Museum of Arts & Sciences
Museum of Art - DeLand
Ormond Memorial Art Museum & Gardens
Southeast Museum of Photography

Ethnic interest museums
African American Museum of the Arts
Black Heritage Museum

Science museums
Gillespie Museum of Minerals, Stetson University
Museum of Arts & Sciences

Music

Bel Canto Singers, Inc.
Daytona Beach Choral Society

Daytona Beach International Festival
Daytona Beach Symphony Society
Volusia County Community Symphony

Theaters

Cinematique of Daytona Beach
Daytona Playhouse
Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach
Shoestring Theater

Venues

Volusia County Ocean Center
Daytona Beach Bandshell
Mary McLeod Bethune Performing Arts Center
News-Journal Center at Daytona State College
Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center
Peabody Auditorium
Sands Theater Center

Visual arts

Cinderic Documentaries
Very Special Arts Volusia

 

County Administration

Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center
123 W. Indiana Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720

DeLand
386-736-2700

Daytona Beach
386-257-6000

New Smyrna Beach
386-423-3300

Osteen
386-574-0598

Citizens Hotline
866-345-0345