Whats in a Name?

Where did the name for Canal Street come from? Well we can Thank Dr. Andrew Turnbull and his excellent knowledge of Egyptian Irrigation Methods. The drainage and irrigation systems dug by our colonists in Historic Downtown allowed for nearly 3000 acres of Agricultural land. The Canal has since been covered on Canal St. but other portions can be found off …

Getting Dressed for Summer

Upgrading your wardrobe for summer? Or just restocking the closet you just cleaned out? We have some ahh-mazing shops you must visit. From one of a kind pieces to designer wear, there is something for everyone. Feel comfortable shopping in Canal Street Historic District or check out what they have to offer online. Shop Safe, Shop Small with us.

Shopping the Canal Street Historic District

Shop Safe, Shop Small with us. Enjoy some much needed retail therapy while browsing through the many shops in our area. Our businesses are going above and beyond to provide a fun and healthy shopping experience for all. Many offer online shopping, private ordering over the phone, and/or curbside pick up. It is a wonderful time to support local businesses …

Shop Safe, Shop Small – Accommodations

Ready to getaway without being away? The solution is right here in our beautiful Historic District. Anchor Inn NSB, Buena Vista Inn, and Night Swan Intracoastal Bed and Breakfast offer the best of our town and are located a walk from gorgeous sights, delectable dining, and local shopping. Anchor Inn is providing scheduled breakfast times to ensure social distancing. At …

Health and Wellness in the Canal Street Historic District

Canal’s Health and Wellness community is ready to help bring out the best in you. During this time why not focus on strengthening your immune system and feeling better from the inside out?  All of these locally owned businesses are following strict guidelines to ensure the safety and health of everyone. Check out their websites below and enjoy Shopping Safe …

Shop Safe, Shop Small

Thank you to all of the Canal Street supporters out there! While this has been an adjustment for everyone, we appreciate your continued commitment to supporting the local businesses. Starting this week, we want to introduce our Shop Safe, Shop Small initiative. We will be keeping the community up-to-date with the business happenings on Canal and how they can best …

Supporting Local Businesses

While our everyday lives have been disrupted during this unusual time, it has also given us a deeper sense of community and connection. New Smyrna Beach has always had this down-home camaraderie that makes our hospitality craveable. The current environment has proven no match for the essence of our community. Many local businesses have answered the needs and wants during …

Public Power Day

Get ready to party like it’s the Mesozoic era with UCNSB at our Public Power is Dino-mite event on Saturday, October 5th.  In conjunction with Canal Street Historic District’s Blocktoberfest, the UC will be helping the community dig into the benefits of public power. The annual event will be free to the public and will begin at 12 PM immediately …

New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival 2019

September 26 – 29, 2019! Flagler Avenue, Canal St. Historic District, 3rd Avenue and the North Causeway Comes ALIVE with Jazz! at intimate venues “The way Jazz should be heard.” Thursday, Sept 26, 2019 KICK-OFF CONCERT  6-8pm Brannon Center, 105 S. Riverside Dr. The Navy Band Southeast  VIP Combo  FREE Friday, Sept 27, 2019 KICK-OFF PARTY 5:30pm The Flagler Tavern, …

Get Down and Derby on Canal Street! 10am – 7pm

          If you have never celebrated The Kentucky Derby on Canal Street you don’t know what you are missing out on.  This is the 3rd Annual Derby Horse Races on Canal Street.  Activity will be taking place in Christmas park at Canal St. and Magnolia. Start your day at 10am with the Art Stroll, then join us in making your …