Category Archives: Special Event

MD: John Wilkes Booth Escape Route Tour

Clinton, MD Exit 7: On the night of April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln was shot by the dashing young actor, John Wilkes Booth, at Ford’s Theatre in Washington City. While Lincoln lay dying, his assassin was making his escape into … Continue reading

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FL: The National Reptile Breeders’ Expo – The Oldest & Biggest Place For Anything HERP

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: You won’t want to miss what is known as the largest reptile meeting in the world, when the National Breeders Expo returns. Visitors can see hundreds of captive-born snakes, spiders, lizards, amphibians and turtles, along … Continue reading

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FL: World Class Surfing Competition at Daytona Beach Week

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 260: Grab your bikinis and board shorts and head to the beach… Daytona Beach. Daytona Beach Week the fun, family friendly surf and music festival, showcasing world class surfing, food, plus art and entertainment. Enjoy paddleboarding, beach volleyball, … Continue reading

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FL: Celebrate Independence Day Weekend at the World Center of Racing

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: Celebrate this Independence Day weekend at the World Center of Racing. Be a part of one of the most anticipated races of the season, the Coke Zero Sugar 400. The stars and cars of the NASCAR Cup … Continue reading

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FL: International RoboBoat Competition Showcases the Talents of Future Engineers

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: Join the City of South Daytona and Robonation for a day of science, technology and sun.  The International Roboboat Competition is a demonstration of the capabilities of autonomous, robotic boats.  RoboBoat is an annual robotics contest, … Continue reading

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SC: Gear Up And Get Ready to Roll

Florence, SC Exit 160: The Florence Downtown Roll and Cycling Festival is a free and easy ride. Why not enjoy a police- and SAG-escorted, leisurely 3-mile family fun cycle through newly renovated Downtown Florence that brings you to a cycling festival … Continue reading

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FL: Big-Wheeled, Jacked Up Pick-Ups at Daytona Truck Meet 2019

Daytona Beach, Fl Exit 261: Join over 25,000 spectators and hundreds of vendors in the infield of Daytona International Speedway, for the largest truck show in the world. At the Daytona Truck Meet 2019 get up close and personal with … Continue reading

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FL: Vettes at the Lighthouse XII

Port Orange, FL Exit 256: Completed in 1887, the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse is a fascinating piece of Florida history. It towers over others as the tallest lighthouse in Florida, offering spectacular, 360-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal … Continue reading

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SC: Guacamole, Piñatas, Chihuahuas and More

Florence, SC Exit 160: Join Greater Florence Habitat For Humanity for their annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta on Friday, May 3rd for a block street party. Piñatas line the street while fiesta fun includes live music with The Fantasy Band, … Continue reading

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FL: Celebrate Annual Turtle Day at The Marine Science Center

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 256: Enjoy close encounters with endangered sea turtles and other marine life during the annual Turtle Day at Marine Science Center.  Celebrate animal rehabilitation and raise awareness about marine life and the environment. The Marine Science … Continue reading

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