On Sunday, February 21st Daytona 500 will celebrate its 58 years of history at the Daytona International Speedway. The day will consist of a recognition to the past successes as well as an invitation to enjoy the many progressions the sport and passion of racing has become today. With upgraded amenities, wider seats, and unbeatable sightlines secured in the stadium, your experience at the 2016 Daytona 500 will undoubtedly be bucket list-worthy.
Where to stay
The Shores Resort & Spa: Voted as the #1 hotel in Daytona by US News, The Shores offers world class service, a truly unbeatable location along the shore, and the perfect rooms to rest and relax after a day or night out on the town.
Hilton Daytona Beach Resort: A friendly staff, great location, and quick drive to the event—in addition to being close to some fantastic restaurants, shopping centers, and beaches—make this Hilton Resort a great choice.
What to do
Richard Petty Driving Experience: Ever wonder what it would be like to actually be in the seat of one of those fast machines you see in the Daytona 500? Well, now you can at the Richard Petty Driving Experience; one not to be missed!
Ponce de Leon Lighthouse: This is an absolute must, especially if it is your first time in Daytona. Enjoy climbing the many steps and finally getting the chance to take in the breathtaking views, while learning the history behind such a magnificent site.
Where to eat
Azure: Whether you decide to stay at the Shores Resort & Spa or not, you should still opt for enjoying a meal at its restaurant, Azure. Fantastic menu items paired with lovely views of the ocean make this place a must-try.
The Cellar: Located in the historic home of President Harding and on the National Historic Registry, Chef Sam will be sure to cook you up one of the restaurant’s classics and soon make you see how The Cellar was named ‘Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in the US”.
Charter a plane to DAB for the 2016 Daytona 500
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