Spark the Spirit and Coast Christmas Market

If you in the need of some holiday spirit New Smyrna Beach is the place to be this holiday season. Canal street is rank in the top ten main streets in Florida for Christmas. If you looking to start a family tradition with memories to last the ages look no further then Spark the Spirit held Nov 23rd. Why go out into the craziness of Black Friday? When you can enjoy Christmas Carols, Hot Chocolate, a visit with Santa and the excitement of lighting the towns Christmas tree. This is what the season is all about. Be sure to look up, and thank the city, as the lights are back in the palm trees by popular demand.
Coastal Christmas Market held Nov 24th is one of the best ways to shop local and support small business. Make a day of it and Shop, Dine, Stroll and Celebrate the season. Make new family memories with a visit to Santa’s house in Christmas Park. Stop and enjoy the music of the season on the street provided by Canal Street Historic District. What better way to enjoy the season than stopping for lunch at one of our great restaurants.

https://www.onlyinourstate.com/florida/main-street-christmas-fl/

Take your Girls Out & Paint Canal Street Pink!

Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Canal Street, NSB all month-long culminating in a special celebration Oct 25,2018 activities start at 5pm and end with a special after party at River Park Terrace.
* Shopping all day with special deals
* Get pampered at local salons
* Pink Drinks and Snacks
* 5:45 Fashion Show in Christmas Park all models are cancer survivors.
* Music by Christie Beu, in Christmas Park
* All proceeds and donations to Benefit women in need at Heart Strings: Breast Care & Women’s Boutique.

Blocktoberfest October 6th

Join in the fun on Saturday, October 6th by celebrating Blocktoberfest on beautiful Canal Street. This family friendly event provides fun for everyone all day long.

• Pooch Parade and Contest: Check in will begin at 9:00 am with the Parade starting at 10:30 am. You can pre- register your fur baby in to and one of six categories under the events tab on this website. There is a $10 registration per dog, profits will be used to support Sophie’s Circle. Presentation of prizes will take place a 11:45am. Prizes awarded for best costume in both size categories small, medium, and large; along with natural and costume. Stick around for a special performance by Obedience Club of Daytona at noon

• Beer Garden (Canal Street) will be presented by New Smyrna Beach Brewery and Authentic German Bratwurt “brats” served by New Smyrna Beach American Legion Post 17 . If not for our wonderful weather one might even believe your in Germany.

• Public Power Day: We never want to leave the kids with nothing to do so join the Utilities Commission of NSB for Public Power Day form 10am -1pm in front of the Utilities Commission building. The family will get an opportunity to meet our Lineman, check out the bucket Trucks and play in the kid’s inflatable play area.

• 1st Saturday Events: If that is not enough of a reason to hit the street, we always have 1st Saturday music, art stroll, and the very popular craft beer walk.

I look forward to seeing you on Canal street where you can always Shop, Dine, Stroll and Celebrate in the best New Smyrna Beach fashion.

Bringing Canal Street to Life with Music!

 

 

The Canal Street Historic District music scene kicks –off a new season with The 18th Annual New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival September 20-23. The Ray Guiser Volusia Sax Quartet will have a concert September 20, 2018. Jazz After Dark will feature seven acts at various venues throughout the New Smyrna Beach Historic District starting at 6pm until 10:30pm. If you would like additional information please check out the website. nsbjazzfest.com.

The annual Blocktoberfest event takes place Saturday October 6, featuring 3 groups, Ron & Jim, The Ben Wilkins Duo and Smokehouse.
Paint Canal Pink on October 25 will headline local entertainer Christie Beu.

The 1st Saturday Antique and Vintage Fair November 3 will also feature music, stay tuned for more information on who will be performing.

Spark The Spirit November 23 is part of Christmas on Canal and music will be provided at the main stage by the Dave Capp Project featuring France Neil. Also appearing will be the Southeast Volusia Community Choir,  and The Daytona Carolers. Coastal Market on Canal St. November 24 will also bring the street to life with additional groups .  For Girls Night Out December 6, Alex and Jenny return for an encore show and will also feature Matt Duarte on a separate stage.

Music is always heard at the 1st Saturday Art Stroll with musicians playing at the corner of Christmas Park, in front of the HUB and at Arts on Douglas.

The HUB on Canal has a Music Night the 2nd Friday of every month and a Slo Jam takes place the 3rd Thursday of the month. Harmonica Jam will be presented at the HUB on Saturday, October 20 from 7 to 9pm. Other highlights at the HUB include A Patriotic Salute to our Veterans November 9 as well as the popular Mary and Gina Cuchetti Christmas Show December 14, for these events check out the HUB on canal website. thehuboncanal.org.

Several venues have live music throughout the months of September through December.
Watch for our next report on the music scene downtown, January – April.

Pooch Parade

Pooch Parade is coming up on Canal Street it is time to get your fur baby registered.  Make sure you come out for all the great family events during this years Blocktober fest.  October 6th.

JAZZ FESTIVAL

Come to New Smyrna Beach for Jazz After Dark.  The 18th Annual NSB Jazz Festival September 22-23, 2018.

Festival and Merchandise Information call 386-428-9760 website: nsbjazzfest.com

 

 

Best Main Street !!!!

Thank you to everyone who voted for Canal Street as the Best Main Street in the News Journal Readers Choice Stars of the South, Southeast Volusia edition. If you haven’t visited Canal Street come see what you are missing. #canalstreetnsb #lovensb.

Bed Race Results

7th Annual Christmas in July Bed Races!

Thank you to all participants!

Congratulations to the Cork Screw this 2018 winners!
Thank you Canal Street Historic District Assoc, Canal Street Events group, local American Legion and
Pat Teehan for organizing!
Fun day on Canal Street!
#canalstreetnsb. #LoveNSB

Canal Street Car Show July 14th

🚗🚓🚘🚔🚙 Don’t miss the Canal Street Car Show on July 14th. Cruisers usually start arriving around 3pm, at 4pm the streets are blocked off to through traffic and the show begins. Prepare to be in awe of the amazing custom cars, trucks & motorcycles you’ll find in Florida. #canalstreetnsb #classiccars #lovensb

New Smyrna Beach Farmer’s Market

The New Smyrna Beach Farmer's Market is a wonderful addition to Downtown NSB. At the market you will find locally-grown, locally-raised, locally-produced fruits, vegetables, meats, eggs, seafood, herbs, plants, fresh cut flowers, daily products, baked goods, honey, prepared foods, snacks, coffee, juices and more! You can also find candles, artwork, crafts and jewelry by local artists.

Located on 210 Sams Avenue New Smyrna Beach, this park is also known as the "Old Fort".

  • Live Entertainment
  • Pet Friendly
  • Events
  • Open Saturdays
  • Times: 7:00am - 12:30pm (rain or shine)

To become a vendor fill out the application here.